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Find more Shrapshire 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 174 more people named Shrapshire 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 36 people named Shrapshire in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 483% more people named Shrapshire in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 210 people named Shrapshire were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 64 were children
  • 56%, or 24 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 40% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,579
  • 198 rented out rooms to boarders

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Kentucky
  • 3% were first-generation Americans
  • 46 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most mothers originated from North Carolina