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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 12,485 people named Pryor in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% less people named Pryor in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 10,601 people named Pryor were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,082 women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 3,343 were children

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio