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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 161 people named Messamore in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Messamore in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 186 people named Messamore were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 9 were disabled
  • 10 women had paying jobs

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois
  • 38% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940