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Census Records Research (Zoom)

Tue, Oct 19 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm Central
Virtual Branch
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For adults

 

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Midwest Genealogy Center Branch
Virtual Event

 

The U.S. Federal Census is a great place to start tracing your ancestors. The first Federal Population Census was taken in 1790, and a census has been taken every 10 years since that date. Learn what census years are available, what information they contain, and how to access them. One will also learn what different information was included on each federal census and how to access that information. This is a beginner-level class. Registration will close at 12:00pm the day before the scheduled program. Participants will be emailed a Zoom access code the day of the program. Please include your email in the registration. Please note: You must sign into the room prior to the start of the program. Admittance to the classroom will close five minutes after the program's start time. All start times are Central Time. Space is limited.

 

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