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Family Register
1861 Family Register
Image courtesy of the National Archives.

Historic census records from 1790 to 1940 are maintained by the National Archives and Records Administration, not the U.S. Census Bureau.

Visit the National Archives Website to access the 1940 census records
http://1940census.archives.gov/

Online subscription services are available to access the 1790-1940 census records. Contact you local library to inquire if they have subscribed to one of these services.


Census information and records can be invaluable tools in genealogical research. In addition to basic personal facts for each respondent, census records include detailed information that can help make connections across generations.

For more information:


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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Census History Staff | Last Revised: November 13, 2014