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Find more Braud 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 339 more people named Braud 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 550 people named Braud in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 62% more people named Braud in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 889 people named Braud were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 93 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,890
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 14% reported their race as other than white
  • 149 adults were unmarried

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

  • 28 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Louisiana
  • 83 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York