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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 1,165 people named Brendel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Brendel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,226 people named Brendel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • 22% of adults were unmarried
  • Most common occupation was machinist
  • The average annual income was $1,095

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • Most fathers originated from New York
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 16% were born in foreign countries