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= Find children missing from a family by using the 1900 & 1910 Census  =
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= Find children missing from a family by using the 1900 & 1910 United States Census  =
  
 
Certain census records identified the number of children born and how many were still living. This information may help you verify that all children in a family are accounted for.  
 
Certain census records identified the number of children born and how many were still living. This information may help you verify that all children in a family are accounted for.  
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=== Step 1. Find the family in the 1900 or 1910 census ===
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=== Step 1. Find the family in the 1900 or 1910 census ===
  
 
Use information you know to search for them at:  
 
Use information you know to search for them at:  
  
*FamilySearch  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=UNITED_STATES FamilySearch]
*Ancestry  
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/group/usfedcen Ancestry]
*Findmypast
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*[http://www.findmypast.com/ Findmypast]
  
 
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=== Step 2. Read the row of information for the mother in the family<br> ===
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=== Step 2. Read the row of information for the mother in the family<br> ===
  
This will help you learn more about the family. Some children only appear in one census year.
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This will help you learn more about the family. Some children only appear in one census year.  
  
 
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=== Step 3. Find missing children in another record  ===
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=== Step 3. Find any missing children in another record  ===
  
*other census years
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*other census years  
 
*church records  
 
*church records  
 
*cemetery records  
 
*cemetery records  

Revision as of 17:42, 1 November 2012

Find children missing from a family by using the 1900 & 1910 United States Census

Certain census records identified the number of children born and how many were still living. This information may help you verify that all children in a family are accounted for.


Step 1. Find the family in the 1900 or 1910 census

Use information you know to search for them at:


Step 2. Read the row of information for the mother in the family

This will help you learn more about the family. Some children only appear in one census year.


Step 3. Find any missing children in another record

  • other census years
  • church records
  • cemetery records
  • vital records