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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 2,581 people named Breckenridge in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% less people named Breckenridge in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,083 people named Breckenridge were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 1,096 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 53%, or 311 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 2,003 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 246 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 12% were first-generation Americans
  • 144 were born in foreign countries
  • 368 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940