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Find more Pottash 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 14 less people named Pottash 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 37 people named Pottash in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% less people named Pottash in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 23 people named Pottash were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 3 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 5 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,830

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

  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 13 were born in foreign countries
  • 65% were first-generation Americans