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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 112 people named Pratley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Pratley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Pratley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9 reported their race as other than white
  • 50 were children
  • For 68 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 10% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 46 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 41% were first-generation Americans
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940