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Find more Pressley 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 464 more people named Pressley 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 3,824 people named Pressley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Pressley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,288 people named Pressley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 262 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,709
  • 69%, or 652 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 32 was born in foreign country
  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 832 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940