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Find more Pleva 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 32 more people named Pleva 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 286 people named Pleva in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 11% more people named Pleva in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 318 people named Pleva were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 36 people, lived in homes they rented
  • 6% were disabled
  • 23% of women had paying jobs
  • Most common occupation was new worker

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

  • 93 were born in foreign countries
  • The most common mother tongue was Slavish
  • 12% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • They most commonly lived in Michigan