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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 1,205 people named Pentecost in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Pentecost in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,228 people named Pentecost were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,169 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 335 were children
  • 2% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 268 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 89 were first-generation Americans