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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 113 people named Brophey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 26% more people named Brophey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 142 people named Brophey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was James
  • 9 were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was laborer

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

  • 20% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Canada English
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • Most mothers originated from Canada English