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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 440 people named Prey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Prey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 447 people named Prey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 416 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 65 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,791
  • 9 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 48 were born in foreign countries
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940