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Find more Broadbent 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 168 less people named Broadbent 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 1,891 people named Broadbent in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% less people named Broadbent in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,723 people named Broadbent were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 28% were children
  • 69 were disabled
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from England
  • Most fathers originated from England
  • Most immigrants originated from England