Is the 1940 us census available?

Answer Some of the 1940 U.S. Census can be obtained through, the website for the U.S. Census Bureau; however, the official release date for all of the Census information is not until April 2, 2... Read More »

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When are records for the 1940 us census released?

By law (U.S. Code, Title 44), the information collected in the United States census remains confidential for a period of 72 years. 1940 census records are scheduled to be released on April 2, 2012.... Read More »

Did the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940 provide for officer promotion to temporary rank or was promotion of officers covered under the U.S. National Defense Tax Act of 1940?

Yes. Here is a list of the military bases in Virginia, by service branch. (Note: These are only major installations.) ArmyFort A.P. HillFort LeeFort EustisFort BelvoirNavy & Marine Corps.Marine Cor... Read More »

When was the first census?

The first U.S. census took place in 1790, during George Washington's presidency. U.S. marshals served as census takers, gathering population information in the original 13 states as well as in Verm... Read More »

What does FWR mean in a census occupation?

It is an abbreviation for "Framework Knitter." These people generally worked in textile mills or factories. on knitting machines. In 16th century England, however, they generally worked from home. ... Read More »