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Find more Brows 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 275 more people named Brows 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 31 people named Brows in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 887% more people named Brows in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 306 people named Brows were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51 adults were unmarried
  • 32% were children
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 144 females, Grace was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most mothers originated from Georgia
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 23% were first-generation Americans
  • 4 were born in foreign countries