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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 197 people named Pellum in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Pellum in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 283 people named Pellum were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 32 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The average annual income was $693
  • 113 were children
  • 7% were disabled

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

  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 12 were first-generation Americans