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Find more Merson 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 223 more people named Merson 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 594 people named Merson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Merson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 817 people named Merson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 127 adults were unmarried
  • 24 were disabled
  • 238 were children
  • 3% reported their race as other than white

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

  • Most mothers originated from Maryland
  • Most fathers originated from Maryland
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 150 were first-generation Americans