Tag Archives: 1940 Census

Surname Saturday and the 1940 Census meet!

As many of you know I have been part of the large team that is busy indexing the 1940 Census. I indexed  a few pages in the Oregon census. There I ran across who I thought might be a cousin, … Continue reading

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Oh Where Oh Where can my Nana be in 1940?

The question posed was; Have you found your family in the 1940 Census? Indeed, I found my mother and her parents and two sibling in the 1940 Census. I thought the task of finding them would be daunting,this family lived … Continue reading

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To Index or Not to Index- to borrow a phrase

Okay, you say what is the fuss? Maybe you are thinking to yourself, what a daunting task indexing the 1940 census is. The fuss, genealogical speaking, is that we will shortly have a look into our own grandparents and parents lives. The … Continue reading

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