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Find more Jessey 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 89 more people named Jessey 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 157 people named Jessey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 57% more people named Jessey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 246 people named Jessey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • For 116 females, Catherine was the most common name
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 30% were children

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

  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 14% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • Most mothers originated from New York