United States Census 1920

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Additional information may be found on the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census United States Census Portal] page.  
 
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1 January (2 weeks – 30 days)  
 
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1790-1840 Information: [http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf]
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== Value ==
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== Value ==
  
 
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1850-1930 Search Tips: [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html ]<br>
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== Unique Features and Problems ==
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== Unique Features and Problems ==
  
 
*Actual date of Census listed  
 
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== States Covered and Missing ==
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== States Covered and Missing ==
  
 
*All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below
 
*All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below
  
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== Bibliographic Citations ==
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== Bibliographic Citations ==

Revision as of 21:42, 18 July 2008

Additional information may be found on the United States Census Portal page.

Contents

Content 

1 January (2 weeks – 30 days)

 

1790-1840 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

  • Actual date of Census listed
  • Year of naturalization
  • If a farmer, it includes the corresponding farm schedule
  • No separate schedule for the Indian population
  • More accurate listing of place of birth for those born in Germany, Austria-Hungary, Russia or Turkey
  • Children born since 1 January were not to be listed
  • An individual who was alive on January 1 but had since died would be listed
  • Did not list some of the previous questions. (number of children, years of marriage, military service, unemployment)

 

States Covered and Missing

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

No States Missing  

Territories

  • Alaska
  • Hawaii

 

Web Sites

 

1790-1840 Info: http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf

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

 


Bibliographic Citations