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Find more Shumaker 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 97 less people named Shumaker 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 4,468 people named Shumaker in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Shumaker in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 4,371 people named Shumaker were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 2% reported their race as other than white
  • 4,243 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 98 reported their race as other than white
  • The average annual income was $965

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

  • 516 were first-generation Americans
  • 924 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 3% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Pennsylvania