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Find more Shroyer 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 165 less people named Shroyer 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 2,012 people named Shroyer in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 8% less people named Shroyer in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,847 people named Shroyer were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 925 females, Helen was the most common name
  • Most common occupation was farmer
  • 30% were children
  • 44%, or 220 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • 7% were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania
  • Most mothers originated from Ohio
  • 17 was born in foreign country