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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 160 people named Breckner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 62% more people named Breckner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 259 people named Breckner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 11 reported their race as other than white
  • 251 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 7% were disabled
  • For 127 females, Frances was the most common name

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Hungary
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 32% were first-generation Americans