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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 2,707 people named Plante in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 17% more people named Plante in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 3,174 people named Plante were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 1% reported their race as other than white
  • Although 49% were female, the most common name for males was Arthur
  • 61%, or 453 people, lived in homes they rented
  • On average men worked 40 hours a week

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • 1,325 were first-generation Americans
  • 49% were first-generation Americans
  • 653 were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada