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Find more Parmelee 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 66 less people named Parmelee 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 1,162 people named Parmelee in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Parmelee in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,096 people named Parmelee were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 190 adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from Michigan
  • They most commonly lived in Connecticut
  • 168 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 137 were first-generation Americans