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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 17 people named Shaughenessy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 65% less people named Shaughenessy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 6 people named Shaughenessy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2 were children
  • They typically took 31 weeks of vacation a year
  • Most common occupation was laborer
  • The average annual income was $445

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

  • They most commonly lived in Illinois
  • 5 were first-generation Americans
  • 29% were first-generation Americans