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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 57 people named Shiota in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Shiota in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 78 people named Shiota were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • 72% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 42% were female, the most common name for males was Jutaro
  • 6 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,750

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

  • Most fathers originated from Japan
  • 36 were first-generation Americans
  • 21 were born in foreign countries
  • 37% were born in foreign countries