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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 242 people named Sesson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 48% more people named Sesson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 357 people named Sesson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 57 adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year
  • 18 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was salesman

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

  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • They most commonly lived in New York