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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 1,697 people named Shifflett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% less people named Shifflett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,469 people named Shifflett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 625 were children
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 91 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,282
  • 62%, or 180 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia
  • Most immigrants originated from United States