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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 38 people named Branstiter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 139% more people named Branstiter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 91 people named Branstiter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 were children
  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,688

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

  • They most commonly lived in Nebraska
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 16% were first-generation Americans