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| RW_URL_01 = Paris City Archives [http://archives.paris.fr/s/11/denombrements-de-population/? Recensement de population]
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== What is in This Collection? ==
 
This is an index of the 1946 Paris, France census.  Censuses have been taken by the government of France, by individual towns, and by some old provinces.  In France, censuses were generally taken for military purposes, taxation, or identification of the poor.  The first national census listing names in France was taken in the year 1772.   
 
This is an index of the 1946 Paris, France census.  Censuses have been taken by the government of France, by individual towns, and by some old provinces.  In France, censuses were generally taken for military purposes, taxation, or identification of the poor.  The first national census listing names in France was taken in the year 1772.   
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=== Image Visibility ===
== Record Content ==
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{{Image Visibility}}
'''French censuses''' may contain the following information:
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=== Reading These Records ===
*Name of village, neighborhood, or suburb
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For help reading these French records see the following guides:
*Name of street  
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*[[France Language and Languages]]
*House number  
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*[[French Genealogical Word List]]
*First and last names of household members and how they are related to the head of household  
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*[[French Handwriting]]
*Year of birth  
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*[https://script.byu.edu/Pages/French/en/Intro.aspx Script Tutorial for French]
*Nationality  
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*FamilySearch Learning Center videos:
*Profession  
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**[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/83 Reading French Handwritten Records]
== How to Use the Record ==  
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==
To begin your search it is helpful to know:
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The census forms contain the following information:
*Your ancestor’s name
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*Other identifying information such as residence, birthdate or age, names of other family members and family relationships. 
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! French !! English
 
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=== Search the Collection ===
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| Designation des Quartiers, villages ou hameaux || Designation of neighborhoods, villages or hamlets
'''To search the collection by name:''' <br>
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Fill in the requested information in the boxes on the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the individuals in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to look at the information on several individuals comparing the information about them to your ancestors to make this determination. Keep in mind: 
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| Designation des rues les villes || Designing the streets the cities
*There may be more than one person in your search results with the same name. 
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*Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life. 
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| Numero de La Maison dans la rue || House number in the street
*If your ancestor used an alias or a nickname, be sure to check for those alternate names. 
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For tips about searching on-line collections see the on-line article [[FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks]].  
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| Numer d'ordre du ménage || Household order number
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=== Using the Information ===
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| Numero d'ordre de l'individu || Order number of the individual
When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given.  Extract the genealogical information needed. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details. Add this new information to your records of each family. The information may also lead you to other records about your ancestors. 
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| Nom de Famille || Last name
=== Tips to Keep in Mind ===
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| Prenom usuel || Given name
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| Parente avec le chef de ménage ou situation dans le ménage || Relation with head of household or household situation
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| Année de naissance || Year of birth
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| Nationalite || Nationality
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| Profession || Profession
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== Collection Content ==
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=== Sample Images ===
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
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Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
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*The name of the person you are looking for
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=== Search the Index ===
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
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*Carefully evaluate all the information in the index
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*Examine the original record to see if there is additional information to be found
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*Search for additional family members in the records
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=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===
 
*When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.   
 
*When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.   
 
*Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.   
 
*Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.   
*Continue to search the index and records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have lived near your ancestor. 
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*Check for variant spellings of the names.
*If your ancestor used multiple names throughout their life, look for all their names
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*There may be more than one person in the records with the same name
*Be aware that, as with any index, transcription errors may occur.
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*Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life
 
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*If your ancestor used an alias or a nickname, be sure to check for those alternate names
=== Unable to Find Your Ancestor? ===  
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*Be aware that, as with any index, transcription errors may occur.
*Check for variant spellings of the names. 
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=== Research Helps ===
*Try alternative search methods such as only filling in the surname search box (or the given name search box) on the landing page leaving the other box empty and then click on search. This should return a list of everyone with that particular name. You can then browse the list for individuals that may be your ancestor. 
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The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[France Genealogy|France]].
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*[[France Record Finder|Record Finder]]
== Related Websites ==   
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*[[France Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
[http://www.archivesdefrance.culture.gouv.fr/ Archives of France]<br>
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== Citing This Collection ==  
[http://guides.lib.umich.edu/c.php?g=282795&p=1884328 French History: Libraries and Archives]<br>
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Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
[https://www.angloinfo.com/france/how-to/page/france-moving-residency-census Census: Annual Population Count in France]
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== Related Wiki Articles == 
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[[France Census Genealogy]]<br>
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[[Paris, France Genealogy]]<br>
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== How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki? ==
[[France Resources]]  
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== How You Can Contribute == 
 
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== Citations for This Collection ==
 
Citing your sources makes it easy for others to find and evaluate the records you used. When you copy information from a record, list where you found that information. Here you can find citations already created for the entire collection and for each individual record or image. 
 
 
 
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This is an index of the 1946 Paris, France census. Censuses have been taken by the government of France, by individual towns, and by some old provinces. In France, censuses were generally taken for military purposes, taxation, or identification of the poor. The first national census listing names in France was taken in the year 1772.

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

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For additional information about image restrictions see Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections.

Reading These Records[edit | edit source]

For help reading these French records see the following guides:

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The census forms contain the following information:

French English
Designation des Quartiers, villages ou hameaux Designation of neighborhoods, villages or hamlets
Designation des rues les villes Designing the streets the cities
Numero de La Maison dans la rue House number in the street
Numer d'ordre du ménage Household order number
Numero d'ordre de l'individu Order number of the individual
Nom de Famille Last name
Prenom usuel Given name
Parente avec le chef de ménage ou situation dans le ménage Relation with head of household or household situation
Année de naissance Year of birth
Nationalite Nationality
Profession Profession

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

Sample Images[edit | edit source]

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of the person you are looking for

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

You will be able to search this collection when it is published.

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Carefully evaluate all the information in the index
  • Examine the original record to see if there is additional information to be found
  • Search for additional family members in the records

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct.
  • Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
  • Check for variant spellings of the names.
  • There may be more than one person in the records with the same name
  • Your ancestor may have used different names, or variations of their name, throughout their life
  • If your ancestor used an alias or a nickname, be sure to check for those alternate names
  • Be aware that, as with any index, transcription errors may occur.

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in France.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation can be viewed by clicking the drop-down arrow next to Document Information.
Image Citation:
When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen.

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