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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 549 people named Plowden in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 1% more person named Plowden in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 557 people named Plowden were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 35% owned their homes, valued on average at $4,020
  • They typically took 10 weeks of vacation a year
  • 43 owned their homes, valued on average at $4,020
  • The typical household was 3 people

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

  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • Most immigrants originated from United States
  • 7 was born in foreign country
  • Most fathers originated from Louisiana