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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 87 people named Brenkman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 339% more people named Brenkman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 382 people named Brenkman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 reported their race as other than white
  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 75 adults were unmarried
  • 54% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,263

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

  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 11% were born in foreign countries