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Find more Birkner 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 8 more people named Birkner 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 318 people named Birkner in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Birkner in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 326 people named Birkner were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 6% were disabled
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 16 were disabled
  • 42% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,223

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 53 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 20% were born in foreign countries
  • 130 were first-generation Americans