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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 7 people named Priesnitz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Priesnitz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11 people named Priesnitz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,217
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 17% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 57% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • 4 were first-generation Americans