New York’s Censuses and City Directories: Ancestral Record Links Across Decennial Gaps of Federal Censuses.
Locating, then distinguishing, New Yorkers with similar names is daunting, especially in decennial gaps. Using New York’s censuses and city directories can span the gaps.
Terry Koch-Bostic, a professional genealogist, serves on the board of the National Genealogical Society, is the APG-NY Chapter Representative, and is also on NYG&B’s Education Committee. She is a frequent lecturer at both local and national conferences.