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Find more Prestwood 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 79 more people named Prestwood 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 595 people named Prestwood in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Prestwood in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 674 people named Prestwood were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 353 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 21 were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940