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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 1,349 people named Shankle in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Shankle in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,249 people named Shankle were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
  • 190 reported their race as other than white
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

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

  • 54 were first-generation Americans
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 280 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada