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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 226 people named Shrake in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 16% more people named Shrake in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 262 people named Shrake were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 8 were disabled
  • 15% of women had paying jobs
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 82
  • 79 were children

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • 16% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 23 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Wisconsin