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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 129 people named Pryar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 807% more people named Pryar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,170 people named Pryar were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 27% reported their race as other than white
  • 1,119 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 176 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • 230 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Maryland