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Find more Pondexter 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 128 less people named Pondexter 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 700 people named Pondexter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Pondexter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 572 people named Pondexter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 73%, or 92 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 7% were disabled
  • 26 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,227
  • 21% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 112 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi