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Find more Poteet 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 495 less people named Poteet 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 2,003 people named Poteet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 25% less people named Poteet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,508 people named Poteet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 736 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 5% were disabled
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • 311 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940