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Find more Pers relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 218 more people named Pers in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 81 people named Pers in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 269% more people named Pers in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 299 people named Pers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 281 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 30 women had paying jobs
  • 93 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 29 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin