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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 364 people named Shingledecker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 13% more people named Shingledecker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 412 people named Shingledecker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 31% were children
  • For 201 females, Betty was the most common name
  • 13% of women had paying jobs
  • 54 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,401

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

  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • 2 was born in foreign country
  • 24% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 8% were first-generation Americans