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Find more Bisson 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 163 more people named Bisson 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 1,331 people named Bisson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Bisson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,494 people named Bisson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 58%, or 198 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $954
  • 35% were children

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

  • 354 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Massachusetts