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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 31 people named Broodwater in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 561% more people named Broodwater in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 205 people named Broodwater were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 100 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 35 adults were unmarried
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • The average annual income was $877

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

  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940