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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 67 people named Shanck in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 176% more people named Shanck in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 185 people named Shanck were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 44%, or 22 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 48 were children
  • 40 adults were unmarried

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

  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • They most commonly lived in Maryland
  • Most fathers originated from Ohio