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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 162 people named Bronkhorst in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Bronkhorst in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 133 people named Bronkhorst were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 69 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 3% were disabled
  • 46 were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Elmer

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 36% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • Most fathers originated from Netherlands