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Find more Bradley 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 2,742 more people named Bradley 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 64,166 people named Bradley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 4% more people named Bradley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 66,908 people named Bradley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 58%, or 9,560 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 19% reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from North Carolina
  • 12,397 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3,137 were born in foreign countries
  • 8,349 were first-generation Americans