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Find more Pirtle 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 50 less people named Pirtle 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 1,919 people named Pirtle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Pirtle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,869 people named Pirtle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 44 hours a week
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,451
  • 1,810 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 136 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Denmark
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • 553 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee