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== Availability  ==
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If a census was not taken, if a census is missing, or if it is hard to find a particular ancestor in a census, it may be good to look around for census substitutes. Some census records have been "reconstructed" by the use of substitutes. The following records are often used for census substitutes:
  
Census substitutes are often available when census records are missing or incomplete. Some census records have been reconstructed by the use of substitute records. The following records are often used for census substitutes:
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*[[United States Taxation|Tax records]]
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*[[United States Directories|City directories]]
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*[[United States Maps|Maps]] (especially plat and insurance maps)
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*Voting registers
  
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*Szucs, Loretto Dennis and Wright, Matthew. Finding Answers in U.S. Census Records. (Orem, Utah: 2001 Ancestry) FHL Book 973 X27s. <br>
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Latest revision as of 16:41, 3 May 2010

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If a census was not taken, if a census is missing, or if it is hard to find a particular ancestor in a census, it may be good to look around for census substitutes. Some census records have been "reconstructed" by the use of substitutes. The following records are often used for census substitutes:


 

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