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Find more Sherrill 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 672 more people named Sherrill 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 5,416 people named Sherrill in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 12% more people named Sherrill in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6,088 people named Sherrill were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 10% reported their race as other than white
  • 2,053 were children

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most fathers originated from Alabama
  • 221 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas