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Find more Shoen 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 71 less people named Shoen 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 411 people named Shoen in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% less people named Shoen in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 340 people named Shoen were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 107 were children
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 71%, or 61 people, lived in homes they rented
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 80

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 69 were born in foreign countries
  • 126 were first-generation Americans