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Find more Verplank 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 50 more people named Verplank 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 135 people named Verplank in the 1930 U.S. Census. In 1940, there were 37% more people named Verplank in the United States. What was life like for them?

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In 1940, 185 people named Verplank were living in the United States. In a snapshot:

  • 51%, or 26 people, lived in homes they rented
  • Although 55% were female, the most common name for males was George
  • 28% were children
  • 185 rented out rooms to boarders

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

  • 9 were born in foreign countries
  • They most commonly lived in Indiana
  • 19% migrated within the United States from 1935 to 1940
  • 7% were born in foreign countries