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Find more Messerschmitt 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 48 less people named Messerschmitt 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 103 people named Messerschmitt in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% less people named Messerschmitt in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 55 people named Messerschmitt were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 53% were female, the most common name for males was Kermit
  • For 29 females, Frances was the most common name
  • 2 were disabled
  • 17% of adults were unmarried

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

  • 11 were born in foreign countries
  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Germany
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan