Ancestry.com has just announced the addition of 12 more states to its free 1940 US census index, bringing the total of states you can search by name on Ancestry.com to 37 plus Washington DC.
The newly added states are:
- New Mexico
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Dakota
Click here to see our post listing the states already indexed in Ancestry.com’s 1940 census database, as well as the states indexed on FamilySearch.org and its 1940 Census Community Project partners, and on MyHeritage.com.
The 1940 census is free to search on all these sites.