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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 65 people named Bruegge in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% more people named Bruegge in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 79 people named Bruegge were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • The average annual income was $944
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 79
  • 18 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,758

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • 8% were born in foreign countries
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • 5 were born in foreign countries