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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 8 people named Plafchan in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 62% more people named Plafchan in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 13 people named Plafchan were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 3 people
  • 12 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 75
  • Although 54% were female, the most common name for males was George

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

  • 1 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 6 were first-generation Americans
  • 2 were born in foreign countries
  • 25% were born in foreign countries