If you want to view the 1940 U.S. Census on its release date of 2 April 2012 at 9:00 a.m. (EST), people "in the know" recommend that you find their Enumeration District (ED) in advance. Sassy Jane Genealogy reminded readers about the cool tools created by Stephen P. Morse to help you do this:
1940 Tutorial Quiz: http://stevemorse.org/census/quiz.php
Unified 1940 US Census Finder: http://stevemorse.org/census/unified.html
Learn more about the 1940 census from the National Archives press release on GeneaPress.
Drop us a line at firstname.lastname@example.org when you find your ancestor's ED.
posted by Denise HIbsch Richmond