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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 27 people named Provos in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 59% less people named Provos in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • On average men worked 35 hours a week
  • 44% of adults were unmarried
  • 18% were children
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,200

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

  • 8 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Greek
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota
  • 44% were born in foreign countries