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Find more Sisson 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 166 less people named Sisson 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 6,341 people named Sisson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% less people named Sisson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,175 people named Sisson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 3,098 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • 272 were disabled
  • 500 women had paying jobs
  • Although 50% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • 163 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanic
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 9% were first-generation Americans