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

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In 1940, 248 people named Broers were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,836
  • 84 were children
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Harold
  • 7% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • 27% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940