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Find more Brettman relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 11 less people named Brettman in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 128 people named Brettman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Brettman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 117 people named Brettman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,572
  • For 56 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 27% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Germany
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Germany