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Find more Shefield 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 32 more people named Shefield 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 135 people named Shefield in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Shefield in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 167 people named Shefield were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,071
  • On average men worked 37 hours a week
  • Most common occupation was farming
  • For 82 females, Helen was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Texas
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 10 were first-generation Americans