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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 134 people named Puddy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 101% more people named Puddy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 269 people named Puddy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • Most common occupation was mechanic
  • 32 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,406

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 48 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 29 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 16 were born in foreign countries