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Find more Berna 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 233 more people named Berna 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 428 people named Berna in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 54% more people named Berna in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 55 women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 90
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 2% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • 154 were first-generation Americans
  • 88 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940