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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 144 people named Sherar in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Sherar in the United States. What was life like for them?

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

  • 46 were children
  • 8 were disabled
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 95% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Kansas
  • Most fathers originated from Canada English
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • The most common mother tongue was Jewish