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Find more Shul 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 80 more people named Shul 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 31 people named Shul in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 258% more people named Shul in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 111 people named Shul were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • Most common occupation was student
  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 19 adults were unmarried
  • 41% owned their homes, valued on average at $3,119

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Jersey
  • Most immigrants originated from Austria
  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • 16% were born in foreign countries