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Find more Permenter 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 28 more people named Permenter 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 724 people named Permenter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Permenter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 752 people named Permenter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 716 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,846
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 36% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Cape Verde Islands
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee
  • They most commonly lived in Mississippi