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Find more Piarson 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 187 more people named Piarson 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 31 people named Piarson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 603% more people named Piarson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 218 people named Piarson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,360
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was Thomas

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Sweden
  • 16% were born in foreign countries
  • 26% were first-generation Americans