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From: "Marilyn Bess" <>
Subject: Re: [ROOTS-L] CENSUS TAKER
Date: Fri, 04 Apr 2008 16:19:20 -0400
There are federal census takers in the field working now in every county of
the US. In modern times they are doing surveys updating info so that it is
available for Congress, State Legislatures, Schools and Colleges and local
governments agencies as well as businesses. Marilyn
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From: "juanita" <>
To: "ROOTS" <>
Sent: Friday, April 04, 2008 11:43 AM
Subject: [ROOTS-L] CENSUS TAKER
> The morning paper had an article about the census and how it'd be
> taken and it has made for some questions. I wondered too if the
> Gov't. was taking a census of certain sections of the country ea.
> year now instead of every 10 years. Looks like recording the info
> with computers may fall by the wayside somewhat and the census takers
> will revert to the ole' trusty pencil and paper.
>> On Fri, Apr 4, 2008 at 10:12 AM, Sallie <>
>> wrote: > IS A CENSUS BEING TAKEN NOW?
>> No. The next U.S. Federal census will be taken in 2010.
>> Drew Smith
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