Genealogy Blogging Beat – Saturday, 1 August 2015

Aug 1, 1790. The first census revealed that there were 3,939,326 citizens in the 16 states and the Ohio Territory. The US has taken a census every 10 years since 1790.

Aug 1, 1790. The first census revealed that there were 3,939,326 citizens in the 16 states and the Ohio Territory. The US has taken a census every 10 years since 1790.


Today is Saturday, 1 August 2015 and here is what’s available in terms of Daily Blogging Prompts and other related events in the genealogy blogosphere:

Genealogy Items of Note

  • Today: Data Backup Day, Colorado: Admission Day, Emancipation of 500 – Anniversary, First US Census – 225th Anniversary, Francis Scott Key’s Birthday – Anniversary, MTV Premieres – Anniversary, National Mustard Day, National Scrabble Championship begins, and World Wide Web created – 25th Anniversary.

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