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Find more Shangraw 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 56 more people named Shangraw 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 95 people named Shangraw in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 59% more people named Shangraw in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 151 people named Shangraw were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 143 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 50 were children
  • The youngest was 2 and the oldest was 88
  • 50%, or 18 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 27 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 27 were first-generation Americans
  • 10 were born in foreign countries