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Find more Brun 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 209 more people named Brun 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 1,079 people named Brun in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 19% more people named Brun in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,288 people named Brun were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 29% of adults were unmarried
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 1,225 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 135 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,131

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • Most immigrants originated from France
  • 321 were born in foreign countries
  • 30% were born in foreign countries