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Thought you might be interested: (Sent from another list:)
>Subscription genealogy website Ancestry.com has
>decided to make the 1940 census images and
>indexwhich will be on the site after the 1940
>census is opened next year for researchfree to
>search and vview through 2013. That'll be more
>than 3.8 million images with 130 million
>records. Even better, they'll be indexed by 45
>fields, meaning you'll be able to search on the
>name, street address, county, state, parents'
>birthplaces and more. The records won't be on
>Ancestry.com right when the census is released
>April 2, 2012. Ancestry.com's press release says
>they'll commence 'streaming onto the website in
>mid-April 2012.' Can't wait until mid-April? The
>record images will be available first on the
>National Archives' website, but they won't be searchable right away by name.
Montgomery County, Iowa Genealogy Group
Welcome! This is the former Rootsweb list, IAMONTGO. We'll be discussing the history and genealogy of Montgomery County, Iowa including the surrounding region of southwestern Iowa.
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