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Find more Plantz 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 97 less people named Plantz 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 924 people named Plantz in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 10% less people named Plantz in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 827 people named Plantz were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 120 adults were unmarried
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 90
  • 21% of adults were unmarried
  • 30% were children

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most fathers originated from West Virginia
  • 241 were first-generation Americans
  • Most mothers originated from West Virginia
  • 155 migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940