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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 31 people named Shilkett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Shilkett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 35 people named Shilkett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • On average men worked 48 hours a week
  • 20% were children
  • 67%, or 8 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 94% rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Indiana