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Find more Berte 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 90 more people named Berte 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 255 people named Berte in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Berte in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 345 people named Berte were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $904
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 33% of adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 29% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy
  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 75 were born in foreign countries