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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 6 people named Pournell in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 167% more people named Pournell in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Pournell were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 10% of women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 25% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,500

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 56% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940