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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 138 people named Brackmann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Brackmann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 162 people named Brackmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was clerk
  • 36 adults were unmarried
  • 5% were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 81

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 46 were first-generation Americans