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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 111 people named Brissenden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Brissenden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 127 people named Brissenden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 12% of adults were unmarried
  • 39% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,569
  • 11 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 41 hours a week

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

  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 26 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940