Saturday, June 16, 2012

1940 U. S. Census Indexing Update

The 1940 FamilySearch indexing project has reached the halfway point!  Over 125,000 volunteers have indexed 75 million records and 18 states and territories are now searchable by name.  Texas is now 48% indexed.

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To see an interactive map like the one above go to the FamilySearch indexing site here: https://familysearch.org/1940census/.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Family Events for June

2 June 1837 – Martin Van Buren Mills was born

8 June 1893 – Jordon Omer Griffith was born

9 June 1735 – Mary Frances Brothers was born

15 June 1882 – George Poynor Griffith & Nancy Caroline Davis married

20 June 1838 – Mary Frances Armstrong was born

24 June 1824 – James William Patterson was born