Image 1. Results Details
When viewing Census collection results, each Census year will be listed as a hyperlink along with the number of results for each year and the Expand by State link.
Click the Year to view all of the results in alphabetical order by state abbreviation, e.g., AL, KY, MS, TX, VA, as seen in Image 2 to the right.
Expand by State link to view that year's results in a more granular format; states listed with number of results (see Image 3 to the right).
Image 2. Census Year Results View
When viewing the results for a specific year of Census records, you will see a number of column headers which can be clicked to resort the results list:
Click the last name of the record you wish to view in order to redirect the page to the image viewer. To learn more about viewing Census records, click the Help link.
Image 3. Expand by State Results View
Click on the Expand by State link to view a list of states records that returned results.
Click the state name to view the list of results for that state in that year's Census or click the Expand by County link to view the results for that state by county (see Image 4 to the right and learn more below).
Image 4: Expand by County Results View
After clicking on the Expand by County link from the Expand by State results view, the page will refresh to display the results for that state's Census year results for your search organized by county.
Image 1: Census Results
Image 2: Specific Year Expanded View
Image 3: Expand by State View
Image 4: Expand by County View