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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 81 people named Prothe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more people named Prothe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 130 people named Prothe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 74
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • The average annual income was $624
  • 34% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,873

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

  • 26 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Kansas
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German