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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 people named Shamek in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 83% more people named Shamek in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 11 people named Shamek were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% were children
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • Although 45% were female, the most common name for males was Edward
  • 100% owned their homes, valued on average at $6,750

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

  • They most commonly lived in Washington
  • Most immigrants originated from Czechoslovakia
  • 50% were first-generation Americans
  • 33% were born in foreign countries