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Find more Prechel 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 12 more people named Prechel 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 144 people named Prechel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Prechel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Prechel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was student
  • For 75 females, Esther was the most common name
  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 94

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 47% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 10% were born in foreign countries