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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 140 people named Perkett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 54% more people named Perkett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 215 people named Perkett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 32% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 4% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 28 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • 2 was born in foreign country