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Find more Brinkmann 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 55 less people named Brinkmann 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 809 people named Brinkmann in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Brinkmann in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 754 people named Brinkmann were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 383 females, Anna was the most common name
  • 741 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 88
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 34% were first-generation Americans
  • 114 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 278 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Bohemian