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Find more Shorey 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 2 more people named Shorey 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 1,084 people named Shorey in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 0% more people named Shorey in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,086 people named Shorey were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 192 adults were unmarried
  • 29 reported their race as other than white
  • 319 were children
  • 44%, or 124 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • Most mothers originated from New Hampshire
  • 14% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in California
  • 76 were born in foreign countries