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Find more Shimamoto 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 33 less people named Shimamoto 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 159 people named Shimamoto in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 21% less people named Shimamoto in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 126 people named Shimamoto were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 9% were disabled
  • 119 reported their race as other than white
  • 119 rented out rooms to boarders
  • For 54 females, Miyoko was the most common name

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Japan
  • 87 were first-generation Americans
  • 18 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 72 were born in foreign countries