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Find more Berndt 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 52 more people named Berndt 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 3,351 people named Berndt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% more people named Berndt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,403 people named Berndt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • On average men worked 45 hours a week
  • 55% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,038
  • 147 were disabled

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 16% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Finnish
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois