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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 124 people named Plattenburg in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 28% less people named Plattenburg in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 89 people named Plattenburg were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 5% were disabled
  • The youngest was 1 and the oldest was 86
  • Although 48% were female, the most common name for males was John
  • 9% reported their race as other than white

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

  • 26 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 11 were first-generation Americans
  • They most commonly lived in Tennessee
  • 9% were first-generation Americans