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Find more Shoup 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 478 less people named Shoup 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 3,002 people named Shoup in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% less people named Shoup in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,524 people named Shoup were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 16 reported their race as other than white
  • 385 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 99

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

  • Most fathers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 298 were first-generation Americans