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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 324 people named Pery in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 148% more people named Pery in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 802 people named Pery were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 36% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 89
  • The average annual income was $808

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • 40 were first-generation Americans
  • 13% were born in foreign countries