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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 54 people named Sheeham in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1089% more people named Sheeham in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 642 people named Sheeham were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 41 hours a week
  • 147 were children
  • 3 reported their race as other than white
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was John

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Ireland
  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 19 were first-generation Americans
  • 35% were first-generation Americans