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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 59 people named Brandsen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 76% more people named Brandsen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 104 people named Brandsen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 3% were disabled
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,842
  • 5 reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Holland
  • 17% were born in foreign countries
  • 25 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Michigan