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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 14 people named Sheem in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 14% more people named Sheem in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 16 people named Sheem were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 5 women had paying jobs
  • 3 were children
  • 62% of women had paying jobs

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish
  • 5 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in New York
  • 7% were born in foreign countries