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Find more Plants relatives and grow your tree by exploring billions of historical records. Taken every decade since 1790, the U.S. Federal Census can tell you a lot about your family. For example, from 1930 to 1940 there were 37 more people named Plants in the United States — and some of them are likely related to you.

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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 557 people named Plants in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Plants in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 594 people named Plants were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 17% of adults were unmarried
  • 576 rented out rooms to boarders
  • 54%, or 74 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 59 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,539

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from Ohio
  • Most immigrants originated from Canada
  • 25 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in West Virginia