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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 2,013 people named Fessler in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Fessler in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,860 people named Fessler were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 528 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 124 women had paying jobs

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

  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania