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Find more Sherburne 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 21 more people named Sherburne 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 810 people named Sherburne in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 3% more people named Sherburne in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 831 people named Sherburne were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 81 women had paying jobs
  • 19% of women had paying jobs
  • 20% of adults were unmarried
  • 810 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 108 were first-generation Americans
  • Most fathers originated from Maine
  • 17% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Maine