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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 272 people named Poissant in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 18% less people named Poissant in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 223 people named Poissant were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was Albert
  • 33% were children
  • The average annual income was $984
  • For 111 females, Mary was the most common name

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

  • 124 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • 26% were born in foreign countries