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Find more Shencer 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 235 more people named Shencer 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 29 people named Shencer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 810% more people named Shencer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 264 people named Shencer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 15 were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 87
  • 25 women had paying jobs
  • 26% were children

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

  • Most immigrants originated from England
  • 17% were first-generation Americans
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Virginia