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Find more Pratter 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 205 more people named Pratter 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 127 people named Pratter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 161% more people named Pratter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 332 people named Pratter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $830
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 84
  • For 160 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 11% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • 14 were born in foreign countries