Jesse Scott in the 1866 Alabama Census

The 1866 Alabama census was just a row of numbers counting people by age group. I wondered if it was possible to cross-reference with other records to figure out who those numbers represent.

1940 Is Coming!

Next Monday, 2 April, the National Archives will make available the 1940 United States Census. While the images will be available immediately online, the census will not yet have a searchable index. FamilySearch and are both spearheading the indexing effort. See their respective sites if you wish to be a part of the indexing…