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Find more Bracket 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 148 less people named Bracket 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 643 people named Bracket in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% less people named Bracket in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 495 people named Bracket were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 84 adults were unmarried
  • 41 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,901
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Tennessee
  • 18 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Virginia
  • 123 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940