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Find more Penas 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 48 more people named Penas 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 125 people named Penas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Penas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 173 people named Penas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% were children
  • For 75 females, Dorothy was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 97% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from
  • 36 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940