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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 19 people named Pershon in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 100% more people named Pershon in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 38 people named Pershon were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 8 people
  • 2 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,950
  • 11 adults were unmarried
  • The average annual income was $1,206

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • 21% were born in foreign countries
  • 9 were first-generation Americans