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Find more Shiffman 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 76 more people named Shiffman 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 447 people named Shiffman in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Shiffman in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 523 people named Shiffman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 143 were children
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 23% of women had paying jobs
  • 96% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 8% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 44 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940