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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 1,325 people named Sherrard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Sherrard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,192 people named Sherrard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 37 were disabled
  • 54%, or 173 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 4% were disabled

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

  • 20% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 51 were born in foreign countries