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Find more Pledger 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 98 more people named Pledger 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 1,345 people named Pledger in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 7% more people named Pledger in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 1,443 people named Pledger were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 18% reported their race as other than white
  • 117 owned their homes, valued on average at $2,001
  • 36% owned their homes, valued on average at $2,001
  • 506 were children

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

  • 68 were first-generation Americans
  • 19 was born in foreign country
  • 1% were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Alabama