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Find more Peke 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 256 more people named Peke 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 34 people named Peke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 753% more people named Peke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 290 people named Peke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,313
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph
  • 8 were disabled
  • The average annual income was $990

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

  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 26% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 21% were born in foreign countries