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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 216 people named Bernt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Bernt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 255 people named Bernt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% reported their race as other than white
  • 36 adults were unmarried
  • 248 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 13 women had paying jobs

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

  • 83 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Germany
  • 32 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 13% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940