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Find more Shapero 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 473 more people named Shapero 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 1,007 people named Shapero in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 47% more people named Shapero in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,480 people named Shapero were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 349 were children
  • 77%, or 298 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 20% owned their homes, valued on average at $7,105
  • 1,425 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 442 were born in foreign countries
  • 44% were born in foreign countries
  • 141 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940