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Find more Broxton 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 378 more people named Broxton 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 729 people named Broxton in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 52% more people named Broxton in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,107 people named Broxton were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 68%, or 159 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1,054 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 575 females, Annie was the most common name
  • 36% were children

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • 215 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5 was born in foreign country
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia