Monthly Archives: April 2012

A 1940 Census Update

Ancestry sent out another e-mail today letting us Aces know that all 3.8 million census images should be online tomorrow by 2 pm EST. Exciting stuff! They’ve also promised a “handful of tools” that’ll help us find answers in the … Continue reading

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Direct Me NYC

Here’s a neat resource I stumbled upon yesterday from The New York Public Library: Direct Me NYC. Basically, it allows you to look through phonebooks from 1940 to figure out at what address your ancestors lived. Afterwards, you can convert … Continue reading

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The year was 1940

If you’re anything like me (and I have to think you are, reading genealogy blogs), you’ve probably spent the last year or so waiting for the release of the 1940 census. I feel like I’ve been watching that countdown on … Continue reading

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