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Find more Briscoe 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 701 less people named Briscoe 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 5,785 people named Briscoe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% less people named Briscoe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,084 people named Briscoe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4,885 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 31% were children
  • 20% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 880 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940