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Find more Plumb 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 58 less people named Plumb 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 2,733 people named Plumb in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 2% less people named Plumb in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 2,675 people named Plumb were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 768 were children
  • 28 reported their race as other than white
  • 16% of women had paying jobs
  • The typical household was 3 people

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • They most commonly lived in Michigan
  • 488 were first-generation Americans
  • 456 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • Most fathers originated from Missouri