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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 5 more
named Petil in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 11 people named Petil in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 16 people
named Petil were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
2 adults were unmarried
67% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,750
1 was disabled
Although 44% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
Learn where they came from and where they went.
As Petil families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
Most immigrants originated from Canada
18% were born in foreign countries
3 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940