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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 43 people named Pesson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 242% more people named Pesson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 147 people named Pesson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34%, or 13 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • 14% reported their race as other than white
  • 11 women had paying jobs

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

  • 19% were born in foreign countries
  • 8 were born in foreign countries
  • 3 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were first-generation Americans