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Find more Shoulders 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 171 more people named Shoulders 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 706 people named Shoulders in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 24% more people named Shoulders in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 877 people named Shoulders were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 74 owned their homes, valued on average at $1,908
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 350 were children
  • 233 reported their race as other than white

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

  • 7 was born in foreign country
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 29% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from Alabama