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Find more Esse 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 27 more people named Esse 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 176 people named Esse in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 15% more people named Esse in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 203 people named Esse were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $1,214
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 43 adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 15% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin
  • Most fathers originated from Minnesota
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota