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Find more Bernthal 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 5 less people named Bernthal 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 149 people named Bernthal in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Bernthal in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 144 people named Bernthal were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 45 were children
  • Most common occupation was minister
  • 7% were disabled
  • 31% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from Texas
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany