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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 14,964 people named Pruitt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Pruitt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 15,078 people named Pruitt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% reported their race as other than white
  • 32% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,783
  • For 7,472 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 560 were disabled

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

  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 65 were born in foreign countries
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian