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Producer: Ancestry.com / ProQuest
Description: The 1940 U.S. Census records are coming to Ancestry, beginning in April 2012. More information.
Contains billions of records in census data, vital records, directories, photos, and more from North America, the U.K., Europe, Australia, and more. U.S. collections include hundreds of millions of names from: Federal Decennial censuses; birth, death, and marriage records including the Social Security Death Index; and U.S. border crossing and trans-ocean ship records.
Usage Tips: If you wish to focus on U.S. Federal Decennial Census records, select from the "Census Collections" options beneath the opening page's search box.
Librarian: Dick Grefe
Descriptors: History -- United States
Government -- U.S. Federal
Primary Sources -- U.S. History