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Finding a 1940 Enumeration District (ED) number

I found Walt Disney’s 1940 ED number! Thanks to Steve Morse’s ‘One Step’ website, family historians have some great tools to work with before the 1940 U.S. census is released and indexed. These tools are easy to use but … Continue reading

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Rising Cost of Vital Records

 *Revised from previous post* County Recorder websites throughout California are announcing a $2 increase to the cost of certified copies of birth and death records beginning in January 2012. This is the due to an increase in the base fee of $3 which … Continue reading

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Find of the Month: What Became of Mary?

Family historians wondered: What became of Mary Gardner? She was last seen as a young woman in the 1860 U.S.census living in Santa Clara County, California, with her parents. Family believed she may have married Leonard Reynolds because a deed … Continue reading

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