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Find more Plett 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 101 more people named Plett 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 340 people named Plett in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 30% more people named Plett in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 441 people named Plett were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 21 were disabled
  • 28% were children
  • 27% of adults were unmarried
  • 51%, or 59 people, lived in homes they rented

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

  • The most common mother tongue was German
  • Most mothers originated from Kansas
  • Most fathers originated from Kansas
  • 60 were born in foreign countries