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Find more Pelfry 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 67 less people named Pelfry 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 223 people named Pelfry in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% less people named Pelfry in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Pelfry were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 13 were disabled
  • They typically took 13 weeks of vacation a year
  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 24 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky