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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 23 people named Peperkorn in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% less people named Peperkorn in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Peperkorn were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was painter
  • 100% owned their homes, valued on average at $6,375
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The youngest was 49 and the oldest was 69

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

  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • 26% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 65% were first-generation Americans