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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 61 people named Brorby in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 72% more people named Brorby in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 105 people named Brorby were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 9% were disabled
  • 58%, or 14 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 29% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • 7% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in North Dakota
  • The most common mother tongue was Norwegian