Panama Canal Zone Census
U.S. Federal population schedules and indexes
Online Panama Canal Zone census indexes and images
|Online U.S. Federal Population Schedules for the Panama Canal Zone|
|Free at Some Libraries (usually with a library card)||Pay|
|Heritage Quest||Ancestry FHL ed.||Ancestry Library ed.||Ancestry Home ed.|
HeritageQuest, an Internet service available at selected libraries, has images to all available federal census population schedules from 1910 to 1930, and indexes except for 1930.
Ancestry.com ($), a subscription Internet site, has indexes and images to all available federal census population schedules for 1910 Camp Elliott, Canal Zone U.S. military forces, 1920 civilians and military, and 1930 civilians and military.
Available on Microfilm
1930. For a microfilm of the military and civilian population schedules, see Panama Canal and Consular Services, 1930 Federal Census: Population Schedules; NARA microfilm publication T626. (FHL film 2342372).
1920. For a Soundex index, and military and civilian population schedules on microfilm, see Canal Zone, 1920 Federal Census: Soundex and Population Schedules.1910. For a microfilm of population schedules for Camp Elliott in the Panama Canal Zone, see the U.S. Military and Naval, 1910 Federal Census: Population Schedules. (FHL film 1375797).
- HeritageQuest has arranged with many subscribing public libraries in the United States to allow users free access on home computers by means of their personal library card numbers. HeritageQuest provides images of all surviving 1790 to 1930 federal censuses, and indexes to many but not all of them.
- Ancestry.com, a subscription site that provides online indexes and images to all surviving federal and many state census records, among other sources. They have three online editions: (1) an FHL edition free only at the Family History Library and a few Family History Centers, (2) a slightly smaller Library edition free only at some public libraries, and (3) a Home edition subscription service for individuals.