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Plaatje Family History

Plaatje Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

828 Historical Documents with Plaatje on Ancestry.com
357 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
27 Military Records
19 Immigration Records
125 Census and Voter Lists
300 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Plaatje Families

Plaatje census records

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Plaatje Family Origin

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Plaatje Family Occupations

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Military Service by Plaatje

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