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What if you had a window into the history of your family? With historical records, you do. From home life to career, records help bring your relatives' experiences into focus. There were 187 people named Peris in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Peris in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 294 people named Peris were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 were disabled
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • 12 women had paying jobs
  • 281 rented out rooms to boarders

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As Peris families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:

  • The most common mother tongue was Slovak
  • 29% were first-generation Americans
  • 25% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 74 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940