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Find more Brorton 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 14 more people named Brorton 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 34 people named Brorton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 41% more people named Brorton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 48 people named Brorton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 39% of adults were unmarried
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Merle
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders
  • 5% were disabled

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

  • They most commonly lived in Arkansas
  • 29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 14 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940