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Find more Brackett 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 506 less people named Brackett 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 4,830 people named Brackett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Brackett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,324 people named Brackett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week
  • 277 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • Most fathers originated from Georgia
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 524 were first-generation Americans