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Find more Perey 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 1,295 more people named Perey 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 109 people named Perey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1188% more people named Perey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,404 people named Perey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 125 reported their race as other than white
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 1,327 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 546 were children

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

  • 36 were first-generation Americans
  • 223 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • Most mothers originated from Spain