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Find more Peschke 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 23 more people named Peschke 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 245 people named Peschke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Peschke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 268 people named Peschke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 77
  • 31 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 260 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 101 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 34 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German