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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 186 people named Sholley in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 44% more people named Sholley in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 268 people named Sholley were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 4% were disabled
  • 7 were disabled
  • For 125 females, Emma was the most common name
  • The average annual income was $779

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Poland Posen
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • 6% were first-generation Americans
  • 1% were born in foreign countries