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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 62 people named Wisson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 321% more people named Wisson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 261 people named Wisson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 68 were children
  • For 131 females, Clara was the most common name
  • 29 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,271

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama
  • 8 were born in foreign countries
  • 23% were first-generation Americans