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Find more Sherard 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 20 more people named Sherard 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 750 people named Sherard in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Sherard in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 770 people named Sherard were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 125 adults were unmarried
  • 23% of adults were unmarried
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Canada English
  • Most mothers originated from Mississippi
  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • 136 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940