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Find more Bernson 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 114 more people named Bernson 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 299 people named Bernson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Bernson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 413 people named Bernson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23 were disabled
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 21% of women had paying jobs
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 67 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 116 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Russia