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Find more Brashear 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 165 less people named Brashear 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 2,243 people named Brashear in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Brashear in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,078 people named Brashear were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% reported their race as other than white
  • 674 were children
  • 306 adults were unmarried
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

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

  • 143 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Missouri
  • 401 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940