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Find more Sherran 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 75 more people named Sherran 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 46 people named Sherran in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 163% more people named Sherran in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 121 people named Sherran were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 30 were children
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 83
  • 9% reported their race as other than white
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,790

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

  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina
  • 43% were first-generation Americans
  • 20 were first-generation Americans
  • 7% were born in foreign countries