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Where did your family live in 1935 ? The U.S. 1940 Census will reveal it.

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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
NEHGS Online Genealogist

Question: Next year the 1940 U.S. Census will be available. I heard that it has a question regarding former residence? Can you elaborate on that question and tell me the other questions asked.

Answer: On April 2, 2012 the U.S. Federal Census of 1940 will be released. This census does contain a question about the individuals previous residence in 1935.

Question #17 – Residence on April 1, 1935: APRIL 1, 1935: City, town, or village having 2,500 or more inhabitants. Enter "R" for all other places.

To see the other fifty questions from the 1940 U.S. Census go online to the following online source I have as a bookmark on my own browser:

Posted by Ellie Spinney at 05/17/2011 10:31:30 PM | 

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