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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 34 people named Brockhuis in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 56% more people named Brockhuis in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 53 people named Brockhuis were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • On average men worked 49 hours a week
  • 15%, or 2 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Holland
  • They most commonly lived in Georgia
  • 9 were first-generation Americans
  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940