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For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 290 more
named Petes in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.
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There were 63 people named Petes in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 460% more
in the United States. What was life like for them?
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In 1940, 353 people
named Petes were living in the United States. In a snapshot:
6% were disabled
For 185 females, Martha was the most common name
34 women had paying jobs
16 were disabled
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As Petes families continued to grow, they left more tracks on the map:
The most common mother tongue was German
13% were first-generation Americans
10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940