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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 56 people named Shatter in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 262% more people named Shatter in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 203 people named Shatter were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 25 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 15% of adults were unmarried
  • 6% were disabled
  • 24 owned their homes, valued on average at $3,033

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

  • 8 were born in foreign countries
  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • The most common mother tongue was Russian
  • 15 were first-generation Americans