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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 34 people named Shavelson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 38% more people named Shavelson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 47 people named Shavelson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 40%, or 4 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Most common occupation was medical doctor
  • 26% were children
  • The average annual income was $1,318

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

  • 17 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • 50% were born in foreign countries