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1910 Census was taken beginning 15 April 1910, for two weeks to thirty days. The following information was recorded by the census taker:

 

1790-2000 Information: http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf

 

Value

 

1850-1930 Search Tips: http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html

 


Unique Features and Problems

  • Listed whether the individual was an employer, employee, or self-employed
  • Included territories, military & naval personnel
  • Indian schedules at the end of county population schedules
  • The quality of filming of the censuses was very poor. Many censuses are hard to read
  • The Soundex has many omissions (need to check the actual census)
  • Only a portion of the states are located in the Soundex


States Covered and Missing

  • All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below

No States Missing

Territories

  • Arizona
  • Alaska (unorganized)
  • Hawaii
  • New Mexico

 

Web Sites

1790-2000 Info: http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf

1850-1930 Search Tips: http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html

 

 

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