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Find more Broster 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 39 more people named Broster 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 69 people named Broster in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Broster in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 108 people named Broster were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35 were children
  • 11 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,445
  • For 55 females, Clara was the most common name
  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,445

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

  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • 4% were born in foreign countries