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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 19 people named Pegden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Pegden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Pegden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12% were children
  • The average annual income was $1,039
  • 25% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500
  • The youngest was 6 and the oldest was 67

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada