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Find more Piercy 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 37 less people named Piercy 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 1,855 people named Piercy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Piercy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,818 people named Piercy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • 299 adults were unmarried
  • 54%, or 242 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,136

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 225 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 105 were born in foreign countries
  • 6% were born in foreign countries