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Find more Peine 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 196 more people named Peine 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 258 people named Peine in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Peine in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 454 people named Peine were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 152 were children
  • 438 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The average annual income was $1,748
  • 51% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,134

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • 36% were first-generation Americans