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Find more Brins 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 119 more people named Brins 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 50 people named Brins in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 238% more people named Brins in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 169 people named Brins were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $894
  • 45 were children
  • 19 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,230
  • For 88 females, Elizabeth was the most common name

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

  • 14% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 16 were first-generation Americans