Monthly Archives: April 2012

New PBS Genealogy Series

Originally posted on the Southern California Genealogical Society Blog by Heidi Ziegler This is a reminder to watch this season’s “Finding Your Roots” on your local PBS station. Not only does Professor Gates trace his guests’ ancestors back centuries, in some … Continue reading

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1940 Census – California is 20% Complete

At 20% it might seem that California is behind in the effort to index.  After all some states are complete or nearly so.  But, remember, California’s population was just under 7 million, or 5.2% of the US population.  By contrast, … Continue reading

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