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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 33 people named Pretts in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Pretts in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 43 people named Pretts were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12 were children
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 32% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 56% were female, the most common name for males was William

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 28% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 18% were first-generation Americans