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

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In 1940, 410 people named Brostrom were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 42%, or 44 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 401 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 206 females, Anna was the most common name

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

  • 134 were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Sweden
  • 64 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish