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1940 US Census

 

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Address 105 Rear, County Road, Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming, United States
 
Name Catherine Gingell 
Respondent Yes
Age 49
Estimated Birth Year abt 1891
Gender Female
Race White
Birthplace Wyoming
Marital Status Widowed
Relation to Head of House Head
Home in 1940 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming
Street County Road
House Number 105 Rear
Farm No
Inferred Residence in 1935 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming
Residence in 1935 Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935 No
Sheet Number 16B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation 356
House Owned or Rented Rented
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented 4
Attended School or College No
Highest Grade Completed High School, 1st year
Weeks Worked in 1939 0
Income 0
Income Other Sources Yes
 
Name Barbara R Gingell 
Age 10
Estimated Birth Year abt 1930
Gender Female
Race White
Birthplace Wyoming
Marital Status Single
Relation to Head of House Daughter
Home in 1940 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming
Street County Road
House Number 105 Rear
Inferred Residence in 1935 Evanston, Uinta, Wyoming
Residence in 1935 Same Place
Resident on farm in 1935 No
Sheet Number 17A
Attended School or College Yes
Highest Grade Completed Elementary school, 3rd grade
 
Reference ID 1940-usa-00122

The National Archives released the 1940 US Census to the public on 2nd April 2012, after a mandatory 72-year waiting period.

The 1940 US Census was taken in April 1940 (official date was 1st April, though entries were recorded throughout early April). The Federal government requires a census to be taken once every ten years for the apportionment of members of the U.S. House of Representatives. The first census was taken in 1790. Over the years, the format of census schedules changed and more questions were asked.

Besides name, age, relationship, and occupation, the 1940 US Census included questions about internal migration; employment status; participation in the New Deal Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), Works Progress Administration (WPA), and National Youth Administration (NYA) programs; and years of education.

Note: Images from the 1940 US Census are courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration. You can search the entire 1940 US Census online at: ancestry.com/1940-census.

 

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