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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 6,390 people named Braden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Braden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,290 people named Braden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 95
  • For 3,169 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 589 were first-generation Americans
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • 1,475 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois