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Find more Shaves 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 167 more people named Shaves 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 63 people named Shaves in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 265% more people named Shaves in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 230 people named Shaves were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 2 people
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • 8% reported their race as other than white
  • They typically took 9 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most fathers originated from Portugal
  • 22% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 21 were first-generation Americans
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada