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Find more Shanfeld 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 63 more people named Shanfeld 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 43 people named Shanfeld in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 147% more people named Shanfeld in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 106 people named Shanfeld were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 60%, or 15 people, lived in homes they rented
  • They typically took 5 weeks of vacation a year
  • 9 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,306
  • For 58 females, Hannah was the most common name

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

  • 19 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 56% were first-generation Americans
  • The most common mother tongue was German