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Find more Brasher relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 158 less people named Brasher in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 2,551 people named Brasher in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Brasher in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,393 people named Brasher were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 95 reported their race as other than white
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was James

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • 26% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 112 were first-generation Americans
  • 4% were first-generation Americans