The largest directory of free census records available online is located at Census Finder where you can select a state, then browse each county to see what is available.
If you are new to census research, there is much information about the subject on the site also. You can learn about Federal census records as well as more obscure state census records and territorial census records.
To learn which questions were asked on each individual census year, select a year from the chart below.
|1790 Census Questions||1870 Census Questions|
|1800 Census Questions||1880 Census Questions|
|1810 Census Questions||1890 Census Questions|
|1820 Census Questions||1900 Census Questions|
|1830 Census Questions||1910 Census Questions|
|1840 Census Questions||1920 Census Questions|
|1850 Census Questions||1930 Census Questions|
|1860 Census Questions|
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