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Find more Prose 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 56 more people named Prose 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 373 people named Prose in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Prose in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 429 people named Prose were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 20 were disabled
  • 37 women had paying jobs
  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Charles

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 75 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 15% were first-generation Americans