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Find more Shiflett 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 777 more people named Shiflett 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 1,733 people named Shiflett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 45% more people named Shiflett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,510 people named Shiflett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 56 were disabled
  • 269 adults were unmarried
  • For 1,204 females, Ruth was the most common name
  • 52%, or 259 people, lived in homes they rented

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • 2% were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Mexico