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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 281 people named Pettegrew in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 79% more people named Pettegrew in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 502 people named Pettegrew were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $949
  • 30% were children
  • For 241 females, Mary was the most common name
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 85

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

  • 6% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • 10% were first-generation Americans
  • 77 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940