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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 477 people named Perlstein in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Perlstein in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 552 people named Perlstein were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6 reported their race as other than white
  • 74%, or 108 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year
  • 23% owned their homes, valued on average at $7,162

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

  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 203 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Hungarian
  • 43% were born in foreign countries