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Find more Glisson 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 178 more people named Glisson 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 1,728 people named Glisson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% more people named Glisson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,906 people named Glisson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 38% were children
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 66 reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from Florida
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • They most commonly lived in Florida
  • 49 were first-generation Americans