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Find more Platnick 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 33 more people named Platnick 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 79 people named Platnick in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 42% more people named Platnick in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 112 people named Platnick were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 109 rented out rooms to boarders
  • Although 47% were female, the most common name for males was Sam
  • 17% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Russia
  • 49% were first-generation Americans
  • 7 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Russia