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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 339 people named Bernas in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Bernas in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 322 people named Bernas were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 15 reported their race as other than white
  • 2% were disabled
  • 84 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 9% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • They most commonly lived in New York