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<br> A '''census''' is a statistical count of the population of a country taken for the purpose of accurate government representation, tax collection and military purposes.
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Census records give valuable genealogical information about your ancestors including: names of family members, residence, year and sometimes month of birth, birthplace, and occupation.
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''You may be interested in seeing the video tutorial at FamilySearch Learning Center, ''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/ancestors-season-2-census-records/179 ''"Ancestors Season 2: Census Records"'']''.''<br>
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== Africa  ==
 
== Africa  ==
*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]
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*[[DRC Census|Democratic Republic of the Congo]]
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*Ghana
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**[[Ghana, Census 1982-1984 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1982-1984]]
  
 
== Asia  ==
 
== Asia  ==
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*[[Pakistan Census|Pakistan]]  
 
*[[Pakistan Census|Pakistan]]  
 
*[[Philippines Census|Philippines]]  
 
*[[Philippines Census|Philippines]]  
*[[Russia Census|Russia]]
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*[[Russia Census|Russia]]
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*[[Singapore Census Records|Singapore]]
  
 
== Australasia  ==
 
== Australasia  ==
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*[[Denmark: Census|Denmark]]  
 
*[[Denmark: Census|Denmark]]  
 
**[[Copenhagen: Census|Copenhagen]]  
 
**[[Copenhagen: Census|Copenhagen]]  
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***[[Copenhagen: Police Census|Copenhagen Police]]
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**[[Drenthe Census|Drenthe]]
 
*[[Finland Census|Finland]]  
 
*[[Finland Census|Finland]]  
 
*[[France Census|France]]  
 
*[[France Census|France]]  
 
*[[Germany Census|Germany]]  
 
*[[Germany Census|Germany]]  
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**[[Baden Grossherzogtum (grand duchy) Census|Baden Grossherzogtum]]
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**[[Bayern (Bavaria)Königreich (kingdom) Census|Bayern Königreich]]
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**[[Mecklenburg Census Information|Mecklenburg]]
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***[[Mecklenburg-Schwerin – Herzogtum (duchy)Census|Herzogtum]]
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**[[Prussia-Hannover Census|Prussia-Hannover]]
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**[[Prussia-Schlesien Census|Prussia-Schlesien]]
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**[[Sachsen (Saxony)Königreich (kingdom) Census|Sachsen Königreich]]
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**[[Census Schleswig-Holstein|Schleswig-Holstein]]
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**[[Württemberg-Königreich (kingdom) Census|Württemberg-Königreich]]
 
*[[Greece Census|Greece]]  
 
*[[Greece Census|Greece]]  
 
*[[Hungary Census|Hungary]]  
 
*[[Hungary Census|Hungary]]  
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*Iceland
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**[[Icelandic Census Headings 1703|1703 headings]]
 
*[[Ireland Census|Ireland]]  
 
*[[Ireland Census|Ireland]]  
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**[[Ireland Census Substitutes|Substitutes]]
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**Dublin
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***[[Dublin, Ireland 1911 Census Online|1911]]
 
*[[Italy Census|Italy]]  
 
*[[Italy Census|Italy]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Census|Netherlands]]  
 
*[[Netherlands Census|Netherlands]]  
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**[[Fryslân or Friesland Census|Fryslân]]
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**[[Groningen Census|Groningen]]
 
*[[Norway Census|Norway]]  
 
*[[Norway Census|Norway]]  
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**[[Norway 1875 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1875]]
 
*[[Poland Census|Poland]]  
 
*[[Poland Census|Poland]]  
*[[Romania:Census|Romania]]  
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*[[Romania Census|Romania]]
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*[[Scandinavia: Census Records|Scandinavia]]  
 
*[[Slovakia Census|Slovakia]]  
 
*[[Slovakia Census|Slovakia]]  
 
*[[Slovenia Census|Slovenia]]  
 
*[[Slovenia Census|Slovenia]]  
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*[[Switzerland Census|Switzerland]]  
 
*[[Switzerland Census|Switzerland]]  
 
*United Kingdom  
 
*United Kingdom  
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**Examples
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***[[1841 British Census Example|1841]]
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***[[1861 British Census Example|1861]]
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**[[1851 Census Places of Worship]]
 
**[[Channel Islands Census|Channel Islands]]  
 
**[[Channel Islands Census|Channel Islands]]  
 
**[[England Census|England]]  
 
**[[England Census|England]]  
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***[[Bedfordshire Census|Bedfordshire]]
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***[[Berkshire Census|Berkshire]]
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***[[Buckinghamshire Census|Buckinghamshire]]
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***[[Cambridgeshire Census|Cambridgeshire]]
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***[[Cheshire Census|Cheshire]]
 
***[[Cornwall Census|Cornwall]]  
 
***[[Cornwall Census|Cornwall]]  
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***[[Cumberland Census|Cumberland]]
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***[[Derbyshire Census|Derbyshire]]
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***[[Devon Census|Devon]]
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***[[Dorset Census|Dorset]]
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***[[Durham Census|Durham]]
 
***[[Essex Census|Essex]]  
 
***[[Essex Census|Essex]]  
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***[[Gloucestershire Census|Gloucestershire]]
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***[[Hampshire Census|Hampshire]]
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***[[Herefordshire Census|Herefordshire]]
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***[[Hertfordshire Census|Hertfordshire]]
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***[[Huntingdonshire Census|Huntingdonshire]]
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***[[Kent Census|Kent]]
 
***[[Lancashire Census|Lancashire]]  
 
***[[Lancashire Census|Lancashire]]  
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***[[Leicestershire Census|Leicestershire]]
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***[[Lincolnshire Census|Lincolnshire]]
 
***[[London Census|London]]  
 
***[[London Census|London]]  
 
***[[Middlesex Census|Middlesex]]  
 
***[[Middlesex Census|Middlesex]]  
***[[Staffordshire Census|Staffordshire]]
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***[[Norfolk Census|Norfolk]]
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***[[Northamptonshire Census|Northamptonshire]]
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***[[Northumberland Census|Northumberland]]
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***[[Nottinghamshire Census|Nottinghamshire]]
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***[[Oxfordshire Census|Oxfordshire]]
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***[[Rutland Census|Rutland]]
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***[[Shropshire Census|Shropshire]]
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***[[Somerset Census|Somerset]]
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***[[Staffordshire Census|Staffordshire]]
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****[[Staffordshire Census Surname|Surname index]]
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***[[Suffolk Census|Suffolk]]
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***[[Surrey Census|Surrey]]
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***[[Sussex Census|Sussex]]
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***[[Warwickshire Census|Warwickshire]]
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***[[Westmorland Census|Westmorland]]
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***[[Wiltshire Census|Wiltshire]]
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***[[Worcestershire Census|Worcestershire]]
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***[[Yorkshire Census|Yorkshire]]  
 
**[[Scotland Census|Scotland]]  
 
**[[Scotland Census|Scotland]]  
**[[Wales Census|Wales]]
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**[[Wales Census|Wales]]
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***[[Wales Missing Census Records|Missing records]]
  
 
== North America  ==
 
== North America  ==
  
 
*[[Canada Census|Canada]]  
 
*[[Canada Census|Canada]]  
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**[[How Canadian National Censuses Are Organized|Organization]]
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**By year:
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***[[Canada Census 1851 Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1851]]
 
**By province:  
 
**By province:  
 
***[[Alberta Census|Alberta]]  
 
***[[Alberta Census|Alberta]]  
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***[[British Columbia Census|British Columbia]]
 
***[[Manitoba Census|Manitoba]]  
 
***[[Manitoba Census|Manitoba]]  
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***[[New Brunswick Census|New Brunswick]]
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****[[New Brunswick 1861 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
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***[[Nova Scotia Census|Nova Scotia]]
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****[[Nova Scotia Census 1861 Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
 
***[[Ontario Census|Ontario]]  
 
***[[Ontario Census|Ontario]]  
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****[[Ontario Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
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***[[Prince Edward Island Census|Prince Edward Island]]
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****[[Prince Edward Island Census 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
 
***[[Quebec Census|Quebec]]  
 
***[[Quebec Census|Quebec]]  
***[[Saskatchewan Census|Saskatchewan]]
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****[[Quebec Census, 1861 (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1861]]
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***[[Saskatchewan Census|Saskatchewan]]  
 
*[[Cuba Census|Cuba]]  
 
*[[Cuba Census|Cuba]]  
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*Guatemala
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**[[Central America, Colonial Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Colonial]]
 
*[[Mexico Census|Mexico]]  
 
*[[Mexico Census|Mexico]]  
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**[[Mexico 1930 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1930]]
 
*[[Panama Census|Panama]]  
 
*[[Panama Census|Panama]]  
 
**[[Panama Canal Zone Census|Panama Canal Zone]]  
 
**[[Panama Canal Zone Census|Panama Canal Zone]]  
 
*[[United States Census|United States]]  
 
*[[United States Census|United States]]  
**[[African American Census|African American]]  
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**About
**[[American Indian Census Rolls|American Indian]]  
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***[[United States Census Availability|Availability]]
**[[American Samoa Census|American Samoa]]  
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***[[United States Census Indexes|Indexes]]
**[[Guam Census|Guam]]  
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***[[United States Census Jurisdiction|Jurisdiction]]
**[[Puerto Rico Census|Puerto Rico]]  
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***[[United States Census Limitations|Limitations]]
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***[[United States Census Substitutes|Substitutes]]
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***[[United States Census Terms|Terms]]
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**Specialized schedules
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***[[African American Census|African American]]  
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***[[United States Census Agricultural Schedules|Agricultural schedules]]
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***[[American Indian Census Rolls|American Indian Rolls]]  
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***[[United States Census Church|Church]]
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***[[United States Census Defective Schedules|Defective schedules]]
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***[[United States Census Indian Schedules|Indian schedules]]
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***[[United States Census Institutions|Institutions]]
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***[[United States Census Manufacturing Schedules|Manufacturing schedules]]
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***[[United States Census Mortality Schedules|Mortality schedules]]
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****[[U.S. Census Mortality Schedule, 1880|1880]]
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***[[Native American Census|Native American]]
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***[[United States School Censuses|School censuses]]
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***[[United States Census Slave Schedules|Slave schedules]]
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****[[U.S. Census Slave Schedule, 1860|1860]]
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***[[United States Census Social Statistics Schedules|Social statistics schedules]]
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***[[US Military Census Records|U.S. military]]
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***[[United States Census Veterans Schedules|Veteran schedules]]
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***[[United States Census Colonial|Colonial]]
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**By territory or possession
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***[[American Samoa Census|American Samoa]]  
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***[[Guam Census|Guam]]  
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***[[Puerto Rico Census|Puerto Rico]]
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***[[United States Census Territorial|Territorial]]
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***[[U.S. Virgin Islands Census|U.S. Virgin Islands]]  
 
**[[United States Federal Census|United States Federal]]  
 
**[[United States Federal Census|United States Federal]]  
***[[United States Census 1850|1850]]
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***[[United States Census Maps|Maps]]  
***[[United States Census 1900|1900]]
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***[[United States Census 1790|1790]]  
**By state:
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***[[United States Census 1800|1800]]  
***[[Alabama Census|Alabama]]  
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***[[United States Census 1810|1810]]  
***[[Alaska Census|Alaska]]  
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***[[United States Census 1820|1820]]  
***[[Arizona Census|Arizona]]  
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***[[United States Census 1830|1830]]  
***[[Arkansas Census|Arkansas]]  
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***[[United States Census 1840|1840]]  
***[[California Census|California]]  
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***[[United States Census 1850|1850]]  
***[[Colorado Census|Colorado]]  
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***[[United States Census 1860|1860]]  
***[[Connecticut Census|Connecticut]]  
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***[[United States Census 1870|1870]]  
***[[Delaware Census|Delaware]]  
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***[[United States Census 1880|1880]]  
***[[District of Columbia Census|District of Columbia]]  
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***[[United States Census 1890|1890]]  
***[[Florida Census|Florida]]  
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***[[United States Census 1900|1900]]  
***[[Georgia Census|Georgia]]  
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***[[United States Census 1910|1910]]  
***[[Hawaii Census|Hawaii]]  
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***[[United States Census 1920|1920]]  
***[[Idaho Census|Idaho]]  
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***[[United States Census 1930|1930]]  
***[[Illinois Census|Illinois]]  
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***[https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/United_States_Census_1940 1940]
***[[Indiana Census|Indiana]]  
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**[[United States Census State Censuses|State censuses]]  
***[[Iowa Census|Iowa]]  
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***{{USscen|Alabama}}
***[[Kansas Census|Kansas]]
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***{{USscen|Alaska}}
***[[Kentucky Census|Kentucky]]
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***{{USscen|Arizona}}
***[[Louisiana Census|Louisiana]]
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***{{USscen|Arkansas}}
***[[Maine Census|Maine]]
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***{{USscen|California}}
***[[Maryland Census|Maryland]]
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***{{USscen|Colorado}}
***[[Massachusetts Census|Massachusetts]]  
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***{{USscen|Connecticut}}
***[[Michigan Census|Michigan]]  
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***{{USscen|Delaware}}
***[[Minnesota Census|Minnesota]]  
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***{{USscen|District of Columbia}}
***[[Mississippi Census|Mississippi]]  
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***{{USscen|Florida}}
***[[Missouri Census|Missouri]]  
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****[[Florida 1885 State Census Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]  
***[[Montana Census|Montana]]
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***{{USscen|Georgia}}
***[[Nebraska Census|Nebraska]]
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***{{USscen|Hawaii}}
***[[Nevada Census|Nevada]]
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***{{USscen|Idaho}}
***[[New Hampshire Census|New Hampshire]]  
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***{{USscen|Illinois}}
***[[New Jersey Census|New Jersey]]
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***{{USscen|Indiana}}
***[[New Mexico Census|New Mexico]]  
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***{{USscen|Iowa}}
***[[New York Census|New York]]  
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***{{USscen|Kansas}}
***[[North Carolina Census|North Carolina]]  
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***{{USscen|Kentucky}}
***[[North Dakota Census|North Dakota]]
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***{{USscen|Louisiana}}
***[[Ohio Census|Ohio]]
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***{{USscen|Maine}}
***[[Oklahoma Census|Oklahoma]]
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***{{USscen|Maryland}}
***[[Oregon Census|Oregon]]
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***{{USscen|Massachusetts}}
***[[Pennsylvania Census|Pennsylvania]]
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****[[Massachusetts 1855 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1855]]  
***[[Rhode Island Census|Rhode Island]]  
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****[[Massachusetts 1865 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1865]]  
***[[South Carolina Census|South Carolina]]
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***{{USscen|Michigan}}
***[[South Dakota Census|South Dakota]]
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***{{USscen|Minnesota}}
***[[Tennessee Census|Tennessee]]
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****[[Minnesota 1875 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1875]]  
***[[Texas Census|Texas]]
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****[[Minnesota 1885 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]  
***[[Utah Census|Utah]]
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****[[Minnesota 1895 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1895]]  
***[[Vermont Census|Vermont]]
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***{{USscen|Mississippi}}
***[[Virginia Census|Virginia]]
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***{{USscen|Missouri}}
***[[Washington Census|Washington (state)]]
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***{{USscen|Montana}}
***[[West Virginia Census|West Virginia]]
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***{{USscen|Nebraska}}
***[[Wisconsin Census|Wisconsin]]  
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***{{USscen|Nevada}}
***[[Wyoming Census|Wyoming]]
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***{{USscen|New Hampshire}}
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****[[New Hampshire Colonial Census|Colonial]]  
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***{{USscen|New Jersey}}
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***{{USscen|New Mexico}}
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***{{USscen|New York}}
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****[[New York 1865 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1865]]  
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****[[New York 1905 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1905]]  
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****New York City
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*****[[1890 police census for NYC, NY|1890 police census]]  
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***{{USscen|North Carolina}}
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***{{USscen|North Dakota}}
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***{{USscen|Ohio}}
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***{{USscen|Oklahoma}}
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***{{USscen|Oregon}}
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***{{USscen|Pennsylvania}}
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***{{USscen|Rhode Island}}
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****[[Rhode Island 1935 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1935]]  
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***{{USscen|South Carolina}}
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***{{USscen|South Dakota}}
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***{{USscen|Tennessee}}
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***{{USscen|Texas}}
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***{{USscen|Utah}}
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***{{USscen|Vermont}}
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***{{USscen|Virginia}}
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***{{USscen|Washington}}
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***{{USscen|West Virginia}}
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***{{USscen|Wisconsin}}
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****[[Wisconsin 1885 State Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1885]]  
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***{{USscen|Wyoming}}
  
 
== South America  ==
 
== South America  ==
  
 
*[[Argentina Census|Argentina]]  
 
*[[Argentina Census|Argentina]]  
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**[[Argentina 1869 Census (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1869]]
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**[[Argentina, 1895 Census Population Schedules (FamilySearch Historical Records)|1895]]
 
*[[Brazil Census|Brazil]]  
 
*[[Brazil Census|Brazil]]  
 
*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
 
*[[Chile Census|Chile]]  
*[[Peru Census|Peru]]
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*[[Peru Census|Peru]]
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*[[Suriname Census|Suriname]]
  
 
== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
 
== Non-geographic jurisdictions  ==
  
*[[Church Census|Church]]
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*Church  
 
**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
 
**[[LDS Census|LDS]]
  
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[[Category:Census]]

Revision as of 22:05, 9 March 2013


A census is a statistical count of the population of a country taken for the purpose of accurate government representation, tax collection and military purposes.

Census records give valuable genealogical information about your ancestors including: names of family members, residence, year and sometimes month of birth, birthplace, and occupation.

You may be interested in seeing the video tutorial at FamilySearch Learning Center, "Ancestors Season 2: Census Records".

Contents

Africa

Asia

Australasia

Europe

North America

South America

Non-geographic jurisdictions