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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 11 people named Shymkus in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 27% more people named Shymkus in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 14 people named Shymkus were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 100%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 was disabled
  • The average annual income was $2,087
  • Although 36% were female, the most common name for males was Frank

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

  • 27% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Lithuania
  • 3 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Missouri