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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 76 people named Gesme in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% more people named Gesme in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 80 people named Gesme were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 14 adults were unmarried
  • 58% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,073
  • Although 58% were female, the most common name for males was Charles
  • 42%, or 8 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Wisconsin
  • 22% were first-generation Americans
  • 17 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Minnesota