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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 196 people named Shorkey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 99% more people named Shorkey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 391 people named Shorkey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 83
  • 25% of adults were unmarried
  • 10 were disabled
  • 4% were disabled

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

  • 31% were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Indiana
  • The most common mother tongue was Irish
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada