Can you search the 1930 Census?

Can you search the 1930 Census?

The 1930 census and all existing Soundex indexes are available at the National Archives Building, 700 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20408-0001; the Archives’ regional facilities around the country; many public libraries; and for a fee at online commercial genealogy sites.

Can you search a census by name?

From this page, you can search by census, street name and location. Our smart spelling variants tool will help you overcome mistakes in the records while the search radius can help you narrow or broaden your search to pinpoint the place you’re looking for.

What is a federal census record?

Census records can provide the building blocks of your research. The first Federal Population Census was taken in 1790, and has been taken every ten years since. Because of a 72-year restriction on access to the Census, the most recent year available is 1940.

Where can you find the 1930 census records?

When information is available, the census records list the full names and ages of others living in the household, including spouses, children and extended family members. The records of the 1930 U.S. Federal Population Census are held by the National Archives, Courtesy of

Is there a microfilm of the 1930 census?

NARA microfilm publication M1931, Index to Selected City Streets and Enumeration Districts, 1930 Census (7 rolls) reproduces a 57-volume typescript index to selected city streets and enumeration districts of the Fifteenth Census of the United States taken in 1930. These records are part of the Records of Bureau of the Census, Record Group (RG) 29.

How do I Find my Ed number from the 1930s?

There are currently five ways to do this: Use NARA microfilm publication T1224, Descriptions of Census Enumeration Districts, 1830-1950, rolls 61-90, which contains text descriptions of the 120,105 enumeration districts used by the Bureau of the Census in 1930. For the 1930 census, each ED number had two parts: a prefix and a suffix.

What year was the first census in America?

The 1930 U.S. Federal Population Census holds a wealth of records in its massive collection that spans all the data it collected in that year.