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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 64 people named Dessler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 116% more people named Dessler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 138 people named Dessler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 89
  • For 64 females, Barbara was the most common name
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • 28 were first-generation Americans
  • 44% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey