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Find more Plese 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 46 more people named Plese 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 232 people named Plese in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 20% more people named Plese in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 278 people named Plese were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 258 rented out rooms to boarders
  • The youngest was less than a year and the oldest was 76
  • The average annual income was $885
  • 37% of adults were unmarried

Learn where they came from and where they went.

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

  • Most immigrants originated from Yugoslavia
  • 130 were first-generation Americans
  • 38% were born in foreign countries
  • Most fathers originated from Illinois