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Find more Peace 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 189 more people named Peace 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 3,613 people named Peace in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Peace in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,802 people named Peace were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 537 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 164 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • The most common mother tongue was Italian
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 222 were first-generation Americans