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Find more Mesker 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 132 more people named Mesker 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 221 people named Mesker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 60% more people named Mesker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 353 people named Mesker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 27 women had paying jobs
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank
  • 33% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Oklahoma
  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 22% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Oklahoma