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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 998 people named Plourde in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 36% more people named Plourde in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,355 people named Plourde were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 529 were children
  • 5% were disabled
  • 39% were children
  • Although 52% were female, the most common name for males was Robert

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

  • They most commonly lived in New Hampshire
  • The most common mother tongue was French
  • Most mothers originated from Canada
  • 42% were first-generation Americans