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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 179 people named Sessons in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Sessons in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 149 people named Sessons were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 138 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was William
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 73
  • 53 were children

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

  • 33 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 5% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940