Wisconsin State Genealogical Society

Upcoming Webinars

December 2021
The 1950 U.S. Federal Census: Are You Ready?
  • Presenter: Thomas MacEnteeThomas MacEntee
  • Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2021
  • Time: 7:00 PM Central
  • Webinar Description: Many genealogists remember the amount of excitement in April, 2012 around the release of the 1940 U.S. Census. Following the “72 Year Rule” for records at the National Archives, the results of the 1950 U.S. Census will be made public on Friday, April 1, 2022. It’s never too early to prepare for this valuable data related to U.S. genealogy research! Participants will get up to speed on the history of the 1950 U.S. Census, why the 1950 U.S. Census form is radically different than previous forms, and how the data will be accessed. In addition, we’ll cover what you can do NOW to prepare for the release of the 1950 U.S. Census as well as volunteer projects related to indexing and finding aids. Finally, we’ll cover how you can always get the latest information related to the release of the 1950 U.S. Census data!
  • Registration: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7877661475352706319