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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 22 people named Brakton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% less people named Brakton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 19 people named Brakton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 1 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,500
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 47
  • 67%, or 2 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania