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Find more Parrett relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 318 more people named Parrett in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 1,343 people named Parrett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Parrett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,661 people named Parrett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 62 reported their race as other than white
  • 519 were children
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 219 adults were unmarried

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana