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Find more Prewit 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 143 less people named Prewit 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 211 people named Prewit in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 68% less people named Prewit in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 68 people named Prewit were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 57%, or 12 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 4 weeks of vacation a year
  • 5 women had paying jobs

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

  • 1% were first-generation Americans
  • 22 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 was first-generation American
  • 32% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940