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Find more Brookman 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 105 more people named Brookman 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 1,365 people named Brookman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% more people named Brookman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,470 people named Brookman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,410 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 45% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,127
  • 68 were disabled
  • 16% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 317 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia