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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 114 people named Essey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 49% more people named Essey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 170 people named Essey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18 reported their race as other than white
  • 33% were children
  • For 83 females, Rose was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $856

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

  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • 22 were born in foreign countries
  • 19% were born in foreign countries