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Find more Nissly 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 21 less people named Nissly 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 126 people named Nissly in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Nissly in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 105 people named Nissly were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 50% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,062
  • 31 were children
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders
  • Most common occupation was machine operator

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 26 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Tennessee