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Find more Bross 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 228 more people named Bross 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 1,362 people named Bross in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Bross in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,590 people named Bross were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,073
  • 436 were children
  • 38 reported their race as other than white
  • 201 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,356

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

  • 12% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 157 were born in foreign countries