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Find more Plach 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 84 more people named Plach 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 53 people named Plach in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 158% more people named Plach in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 137 people named Plach were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 134 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 42%, or 16 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 3 were disabled
  • Most common occupation was barber

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 21 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 12 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Polish
  • They most commonly lived in Texas