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Find more Brewer 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 1,481 less people named Brewer 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 43,888 people named Brewer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Brewer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 42,407 people named Brewer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • The average annual income was $841
  • 4,220 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • 2% were born in foreign countries
  • 21% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940