04 April 2012

Update: Indexing the 1940 US Census

This release was just sent out by The 1940 Census Community Project regarding indexing status for the recently released 1940 Federal Census.

You can register to volunteer for this important project, and get started, here https://the1940census.com/getting-started/

According to the email, dated 4 Apr 2012...

Currently, we have 13 states AVAILABLE FOR INDEXING:
Delaware – 95% complete (should be done today)
Virginia
Kansas
Oregon
Colorado
Florida
Mississippi
Louisiana
Oklahoma
Alabama
Minnesota
New Hampshire
California
Pennsylvania

The following list represents the order of the states as they will be released for indexing in the coming weeks:
Texas
New York
Illinois
Indiana
Utah
Missouri
North Carolina
Ohio
Washington
Georgia
Idaho
Maryland
Nebraska
Tennessee
Kentucky
Arkansas
Massachusetts
Michigan
Nevada
South Carolina
Wisconsin
Arizona
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Iowa
Maine
Montana
New Jersey
New Mexico
North Dakota
Rhode Island
South Dakota
Vermont
West Virginia
Wyoming
Alaska Territory
Hawaii Territory
Guam
Panama Canal Zone
American Samoa
US Virgin Islands
Puerto Rico
*Please note that the order of release is subject to change, but that this is the plan as of now.