1930 Census

Good researchers try to find their ancestors on every document that they would have been recorded on. This helps to build a picture of that ancestors full life. Today I started with the task of making sure each ancestor was found on the 1930 census. I have 187 ancestors I am trying to research in TN. I narrowed that number down by removing those born after 1930 and those who died before 1930 to about 27. And then I worked my way down the list, and have now found ALL my direct ancestors on the 1930 census. It’s very satisfying to say that. Next 1920…


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  1. Good luck to you! It’s a difficult task, but what a great hobby genealogy can be. I think my favorite census is the 1900 because it lists the month and year of the person’s birth. Sure, it might not be completely accurate, depending on the census-taker, but it’s really informative and helpful.

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