Using the 1940 U.S. Census to Build Your Family Tree

If you’re looking for ancestors who were alive in 1940 in the United States, the census is one of the best resources available. The 1940 census has the most detailed information of all United States censuses that have been released so far. 1940 U.S. census data is also a fantastic starting place for building or extending your family tree.   Let’s take a closer look at this census. (If you would like to learn more about censuses in general, see “U.S. Census Records.”  Who Can You… Continue Reading →