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Find more Sherts 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 351 more people named Sherts 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 34 people named Sherts in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1032% more people named Sherts in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 385 people named Sherts were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 27% were children
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 92
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 370 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia
  • 1 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Utah
  • 85 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940