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A Guide to Using U.S. Census Records

The U.S. Census documents are valuable resources for the genealogist and family historian. The data collected has changed over the years since the first census in 1790. Read about the available data and the changes that have occurred.

1900 U.S. Census

The 1900 U.S. Census documents are available to search for free online. The census questions provide a great deal of information for family historians and genealogists.