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Find more Shockey 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 122 less people named Shockey 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 2,079 people named Shockey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 6% less people named Shockey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,957 people named Shockey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 961 females, Helen was the most common name
  • 642 were children
  • 4% were disabled
  • 1% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 24 was born in foreign country
  • They most commonly lived in Ohio
  • The most common mother tongue was Armenian
  • 148 were first-generation Americans