Tag Archives: 1940 census

My mother’s family in the 1940 census

The 1940 census was released to the public in April, 72 years after it was taken. It is all available on ancestry.com but only a few states are indexed by name. But if you know where your ancestors lived in … Continue reading

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Mary Sabol, widow

The newly released 1940 census has brought me one step closer to figuring out the story of my Slovak great-grandparents Andrew and Mary Sabol. I have written in earlier posts about my attempts to figure out what became of Andrew … Continue reading

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My dad’s household in the 1940 census

I took my first peek at the 1940 census. The government released it last week after a 72 year privacy restriction was lifted and it’s all up on the ancestry.com site. It will take some time before all 132 million … Continue reading

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