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Where is the Peal family from?
You can see how Peal families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Peal family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Peal families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 36 Peal families living in North Carolina. This was about 49% of all the recorded Peal's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Peal families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Peal surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Peal. 21% of Peal men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Peal women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Peal were Clerk and Saleslady. .