Census Schedules and Black Genealogical Research: One Family's Experience


Deborah R. Hollis

Asst. Prof./State & Foreign Documents Librarian

University Libraries

University of Colorado at Boulder

Table of Contents

Cover page
Author's note
The history of census population schedules
The Soundex -- a guide
The Hollis family -- what the census reveals
Data Integrity
Other potential resources
Genealogical resources in the Denver/Boulder, CO area

Links to genealogical resources

|Afrigeneas| |Colorado Genealogical Society| |National Archives and Records Administration| |U.S. Census Bureau|
|National Genealogical Society| |Federation of Genealogical Societies| |social & family history links|

Date last modified: 2/98. Send comments to author Deborah Hollis. Note: Copyright 1996 Deborah R. Hollis. Unlimited permission to copy or use is hereby granted subject to inclusion of this copyright notice.