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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 1,097 people named Berkman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Berkman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,306 people named Berkman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 65%, or 231 people, lived in homes they rented
  • For 656 females, Sarah was the most common name
  • 25% were children
  • 117 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,304

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 367 were born in foreign countries
  • 45% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most fathers originated from New York