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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 387 people named Broughman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Broughman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 450 people named Broughman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 36% were children
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 4 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $825

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

  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most fathers originated from Virginia
  • 33% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 1% were born in foreign countries