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Find more Brody 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 1,129 more people named Brody 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 4,843 people named Brody in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 23% more people named Brody in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 5,972 people named Brody were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1,196 adults were unmarried
  • 28% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 347 reported their race as other than white

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 2,013 were first-generation Americans
  • 1,384 were born in foreign countries