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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 266 people named Brakke in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Brakke in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 263 people named Brakke were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The average annual income was $961
  • 7 were disabled
  • 253 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Holland
  • 53 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940