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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 120 people named Pladson in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Pladson in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 170 people named Pladson were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 98% rented out rooms to boarders
  • They typically took 8 weeks of vacation a year
  • 32% were children
  • For 79 females, Clara was the most common name

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most immigrants originated from Norway
  • Most mothers originated from Norway
  • 38% were first-generation Americans