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

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In 1940, 254 people named Shifman were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 26% of adults were unmarried
  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 19 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,916
  • On average men worked 42 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Russia
  • 63 were first-generation Americans
  • 61 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia