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Brooklyn, NY  ANCESTRY & FAMILY HISTORY
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Major ancestry groups reported by Brooklyn residents include:

· Black or African American - 36%
· West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups) - 13%
· Puerto Rican - 9%
· Italian - 8%
· Chinese, except Taiwanese - 5%
· Russian - 4%
· Jamaican - 4%
· Irish - 4%
· Haitian - 3%
· Polish - 3%
· Other Hispanic or Latino - 3%
· Dominican Republic - 3%
· Mexican - 2%
· Trinidadian and Tobagonian - 2%
· German - 2%
· Guyanese - 2%
· Subsaharan African - 2%
· Ukrainian - 2%
· Arab - 2%
· British West Indian - 1%
· South American - 1%
· Asian Indian - 1%
· Central American: - 1%
· African - 1%
· English - 1%
· West Indian - 1%
· Barbadian - 1%
· Ecuadorian - 1%
· Hungarian - 1%
· Greek - 1%
· Pakistani - 1%
· European - 1%

Former names for Brooklyn include:
· Breuckelen
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Libraries in Brooklyn include Arlington, Bay Ridge, Bedford, Borough Park, Brighton Beach, Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn Public Library, Brower Park, Brownsville, Bushwick ... More libraries

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