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Find more Braisted 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 37 more people named Braisted 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 201 people named Braisted in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% more people named Braisted in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 238 people named Braisted were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% were children
  • 18% of women had paying jobs
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was chauffeur

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 42 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey