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Find more Peak 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 364 less people named Peak 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 4,762 people named Peak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Peak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,398 people named Peak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 449 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,713
  • 56%, or 608 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1,443 were children
  • 574 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 97 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky