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Find more Brunson 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 292 more people named Brunson 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 6,387 people named Brunson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Brunson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,679 people named Brunson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • 928 adults were unmarried
  • 573 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,279
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 93

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama
  • 61 was born in foreign country
  • 5% were first-generation Americans