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Subject: Re: [APG] More Thoughts on the SSDI as a Research Tool
Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2007 14:42:35 EST
In a message dated 1/14/2007 8:37:42 AM Eastern Standard Time,
Is there a listing of the SSN groups that were issued before 1951? Was
there a break in the numbering?
My SSN was issued about that time. My SSN card has no date on it,
except a printed 'Form revised' 1948.
I'm not sure that I believe that when a person applied for their SS # is
actually necessary for a genealogy site SSDI, but the original SS-5 application
would have been signed and dated by the applicant and SSA would have stats on
when various group numbers were issued--the group numbers are the middle two
numbers and these are issued in order as explained on this page: