U.S. Census: Next Steps

Once you've located an ancestor in U.S. Census records, you'll find that many more doors have been opened for you. We've prepared a series of articles to help you identify all of those doors and guide you along your next steps. Click on a census year below to see some options for where to search next.

1930 Census

1920 Census

1910 Census

1900 Census

1890 Census

1880 Census

1870 Census

1860 Census

1850 Census

Making Sense of pre-1850 Censuses