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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 633 people named Shaheen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Shaheen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 824 people named Shaheen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 76 women had paying jobs
  • 77 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,113
  • 806 rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 43 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 6% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 238 were born in foreign countries
  • 50 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Syria