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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 71 people named Bernel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 115% more people named Bernel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 153 people named Bernel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 81 females, Mary was the most common name
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 69%, or 24 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 31% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,709

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

  • 35% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 14 were born in foreign countries
  • 20% were born in foreign countries