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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 21 people named Plantenga in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 86% more people named Plantenga in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 39 people named Plantenga were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • The typical household was 4 people
  • 33%, or 3 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 1 was disabled
  • 100% rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Holland
  • 7 were born in foreign countries
  • 10 were first-generation Americans
  • 18% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940