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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 28 people named Broghton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 161% more people named Broghton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 73 people named Broghton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $808
  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 14 weeks of vacation a year
  • 56%, or 10 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 4% were born in foreign countries
  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 1 were born in foreign countries