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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 23 people named Sessel in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 9% more people named Sessel in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 25 people named Sessel were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was Ray
  • 88%, or 7 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • Most common occupation was shipping clerk

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

  • 7 were first-generation Americans
  • 30% were first-generation Americans
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio