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Celebrating the 1950 Census!

Wednesday, May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Census records are made available to the public 72 years from the day they are created.  April 1, 2022 marked the day the 1950 Census enumeration records were made available for public viewing.

Please join us for a virtual presentation with April Earle to learn about the significance of these historic records to genealogy research, and discover something new about the evolution of the various census questions over the years.

Registration is required to receive the Zoom link.

April Lynne Earle is a librarian. She is a member of the Library Faculty at Farmingdale State College, a college of technology in the State University of New York (SUNY) system. In addition to her primary role as the cataloger, she provides reference service and information literacy instruction. She received both her Masters in Library Science and Master of Arts in Public History from St. John’s University; where she now teaches their Library Science course on Genealogical Sources & Services. With over 30 years of personal genealogy research experience, her real joy is helping others discover their family history. She hopes her work helps people connect to the past in a more personal way through the stories of those who have gone before us.


Wednesday, May 4
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Adult Services Department
(908) 322-5007 ext 204