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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 106 people named Sheltra in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 58% more people named Sheltra in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 11 women had paying jobs
  • 3 were disabled
  • 16 adults were unmarried

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

  • Most fathers originated from Canada French
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • Most mothers originated from Canada French