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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 73 people named Bratrud in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Bratrud in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 90 people named Bratrud were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were disabled
  • 20% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 99% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Norway
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway