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Find more Deselle 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 17 less people named Deselle 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 87 people named Deselle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% less people named Deselle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 70 people named Deselle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 44% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,694
  • 9 adults were unmarried
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was Lern

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 10% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Louisiana
  • 30% were first-generation Americans