Using Heritage Quest Census Database<br />Heritage Quest recently announced indexing is complete for all but 1830, 1840 & ...
Heritage Quest includes several databases useful for genealogical research <br />
Heritage Quest includes several databases useful for genealogical research <br />
First HQ Page: Basic Search<br />Exact search only!<br />For head of household only!<br />Search and get results  in only ...
Basic search example: NameCensus year or AllOne state or All <br />
Basic Search results<br />Click for  more info on census<br />Results broken down by county<br />
Results for one county: more details about the people<br />More census tips<br />Names  link to images<br />
HQ– Example of image <br />Stamped page number + Sub-page letter <br />Images often darker and clearer than other online c...
Using Advanced Search in HQ<br />Basic search gets <br />no results<br />
Is surname misspelled?<br />Try a first-name search* . . . But <br />basic search gets too many results: <br />*no wildcar...
Try Advanced Search<br />Narrows your results to a manageable number <br />
Only seven Martins in Ulster Co.<br /><br />
Could this be Martin Schliede?<br />
Small transcription error meant Martin was hard to find<br />
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  1. 1. Using Heritage Quest Census Database<br />Heritage Quest recently announced indexing is complete for all but 1830, 1840 & 1850 <br />1930 images & indexing for CT MD DE VA & TX only <br />Only heads of household are indexed <br />
  2. 2. Heritage Quest includes several databases useful for genealogical research <br />
  3. 3. Heritage Quest includes several databases useful for genealogical research <br />
  4. 4. First HQ Page: Basic Search<br />Exact search only!<br />For head of household only!<br />Search and get results in only one state at a time<br />Details on all 5 HQ collections + search tips, <br />
  5. 5. Basic search example: NameCensus year or AllOne state or All <br />
  6. 6. Basic Search results<br />Click for more info on census<br />Results broken down by county<br />
  7. 7. Results for one county: more details about the people<br />More census tips<br />Names link to images<br />
  8. 8. HQ– Example of image <br />Stamped page number + Sub-page letter <br />Images often darker and clearer than other online censuses<br />
  9. 9. Using Advanced Search in HQ<br />Basic search gets <br />no results<br />
  10. 10. Is surname misspelled?<br />Try a first-name search* . . . But <br />basic search gets too many results: <br />*no wildcards in HQ<br />
  11. 11. Try Advanced Search<br />Narrows your results to a manageable number <br />
  12. 12. Only seven Martins in Ulster Co.<br /><br />
  13. 13. Could this be Martin Schliede?<br />
  14. 14. Small transcription error meant Martin was hard to find<br />

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