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Find more Brenman 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 484 more people named Brenman 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 282 people named Brenman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 172% more people named Brenman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 766 people named Brenman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% were children
  • For 402 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 23% of women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Ireland
  • 38% were first-generation Americans
  • 106 were first-generation Americans
  • 64 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940