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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 22 people named Brecto in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Brecto in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 28 people named Brecto were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 33%, or 2 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 54 hours a week
  • 1 was disabled

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

  • 68% were first-generation Americans
  • 5% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota