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Find more Shiflet 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 277 more people named Shiflet 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 800 people named Shiflet in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Shiflet in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,077 people named Shiflet were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year
  • 77 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,251
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 87
  • 65 women had paying jobs

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Romania
  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • 30 were first-generation Americans
  • 23% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940