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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 44 people named Prakel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Prakel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 41 people named Prakel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 59% were female, the most common name for males was Fred
  • 27% were children
  • 11 were children
  • The average annual income was $1,154

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

  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in South Dakota
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 9% were born in foreign countries