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Find more Shoe 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 58 less people named Shoe 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 836 people named Shoe in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% less people named Shoe in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 778 people named Shoe were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • For 384 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • 253 were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 22 were born in foreign countries
  • 9% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in North Carolina