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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 115 people named Shorette in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Shorette in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 156 people named Shorette were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17 adults were unmarried
  • 22 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,982
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Joseph

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

  • Most mothers originated from New York
  • 6 were born in foreign countries
  • 18% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Maine