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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 90 people named Shaughnesy in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 94% more people named Shaughnesy in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 175 people named Shaughnesy were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 34% were children
  • 172 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 41 adults were unmarried
  • For 77 females, Catherine was the most common name

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

  • Most mothers originated from Pennsylvania
  • 19 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 42% were first-generation Americans
  • 6 were born in foreign countries