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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 9 people named Shaynak in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 22% less people named Shaynak in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 7 people named Shaynak were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was 3 and the oldest was 36
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week
  • Although 29% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • They typically took 6 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Poland
  • 4 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was German