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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 people named Brandess in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 33% more people named Brandess in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 8 people named Brandess were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 40 hours a week
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 8 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 100%, or 1 person, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 2 were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were first-generation Americans
  • 50% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland