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Find more Pforr 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 7 less people named Pforr 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 113 people named Pforr in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Pforr in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Pforr were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34 were children
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • 57% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,624
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • 40% were first-generation Americans
  • 12 were born in foreign countries