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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 684 people named Plaisance in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 35% more people named Plaisance in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 924 people named Plaisance were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • 95 adults were unmarried
  • 25 reported their race as other than white
  • 38% owned their homes, valued on average at $1,251

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

  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Minnesota
  • 10% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 2% were born in foreign countries