Source Information

Gray, Georgianna, ed.. Franklin County, Missouri Census, 1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2000.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth United States Census of Missouri. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1920. Taken from microfilm copies located at the National Archives Trust, 8601 Adelphi Road, Rm. B-810, College Park, MD, 20740; Film #T625-918.

About Franklin County, Missouri Census, 1920

Created from St. Louis County, Missouri in 1818, Franklin County was home to over 28,000 individuals at the time of the fourteenth federal census. Compiled from microfilm copies of the original returns, this database is an index to the census records for county residents in 1920. This update completes the collection and brings the total number of names available to 28,407. Each record provides the resident's name, township of residence, and relationship to the head of the household. It also contains information regarding the person's sex, age, and birthplace. For those persons seeking ancestors from eastern Missouri, this database can be a useful source of information.

This collection now includes five parts of an ongoing transcription project of census records for county residents in 1920.