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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 2,379 people named Shackleford in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% less people named Shackleford in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,124 people named Shackleford were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 24% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • The average annual income was $788
  • 2,025 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most mothers originated from Kentucky
  • The most common mother tongue was Spanish
  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from United States