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Find more Desso 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 8 less people named Desso 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 151 people named Desso in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 5% less people named Desso in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 143 people named Desso were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • For 68 females, Rose was the most common name

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

  • 21% were first-generation Americans
  • 31 were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was Slavish
  • 10 were born in foreign countries