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Find more Brodean 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 5 more people named Brodean 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 11 people named Brodean in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Brodean in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Brodean were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 39 hours a week
  • Although 56% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • 31% were children
  • 6 adults were unmarried

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Romanian
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan