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Find more Minshall 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 132 more people named Minshall 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 561 people named Minshall in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Minshall in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 693 people named Minshall were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 28% were children
  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • 197 were children
  • 48% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,633

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

  • Most mothers originated from Illinois
  • 109 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 6% were born in foreign countries