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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 90 people named Peryea in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Peryea in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 114 people named Peryea were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 48 females, Anna was the most common name

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

  • 17 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Canada French
  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 7% were first-generation Americans