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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 127 people named Plaia in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Plaia in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 152 people named Plaia were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • For 75 females, Mary was the most common name
  • 19% of adults were unmarried
  • 19 owned their homes, valued on average at $5,668
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Frank

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

  • 46% were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from Italy
  • 60 were born in foreign countries
  • 59 were first-generation Americans