You've got family at Ancestry.

Find more Sessions 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 276 less people named Sessions in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

Start a tree and connect with your family.


Create, build, and explore your family tree.

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 3,588 people named Sessions in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Sessions in the United States. What was life like for them?

Picture the past for your ancestors.

In 1940, 3,312 people named Sessions were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The average annual income was $942
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • Although 51% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 52%, or 439 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 8% were first-generation Americans
  • 47 was born in foreign country