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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 107 people named Shuemaker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 177% more people named Shuemaker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 296 people named Shuemaker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18 were disabled
  • 279 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 31% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 11 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • 53 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • Most immigrants originated from Italy