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Find more Shanning 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 7 less people named Shanning 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 19 people named Shanning in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% less people named Shanning in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 12 people named Shanning were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 1 adult was unmarried
  • 1 woman had paying job
  • 14% of women had paying jobs

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

  • 5 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Swedish
  • 32% were first-generation Americans
  • 6 were first-generation Americans