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

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

  • 25% were disabled
  • 5 were children
  • 60% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,567
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Walter

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

  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 17% were first-generation Americans