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Find more Brill 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 273 less people named Brill 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 5,867 people named Brill in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Brill in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,594 people named Brill were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 213 were disabled
  • 570 women had paying jobs
  • 5,388 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 25% of adults were unmarried

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Yiddish
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 757 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from New York