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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 4,249 people named Shackelford in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% less person named Shackelford in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,218 people named Shackelford were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 2,062 females, Margaret was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was salesman
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 31% were children

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

  • 4% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Texas
  • Most fathers originated from Kentucky
  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky