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November 13, 2021 @ 9:50 am – 3:30 pm
$20-$25 Membership

GSBC Members-Only Seminar: A Day with Steve Morse and Joel Weintraub: 1950 Census and More!
Saturday, 13 November 2021 @ 9:50 am–3:30 pm, Eastern
Registration open to GSBC Members only—join us to receive access to this Seminar!

The Genealogical Society of Bergen County (GSBC) is proud to announce our all day Members-only Seminar—featuring two legendary genealogical researchers who will join us online for four presentations!

Note that this Seminar is a Member benefit—you must be a member in order to attend.

Renew your membership or sign-up for a new Membership ($20/year individual; $25/year family) through this registration link below and you will be automatically registered for this Seminar for no additional charge!

Note: If you have ALREADY paid for your GSBC 2021–2022 Membership AND would like to attend this seminar, please drop a note to with your name and membership number.


All times Eastern US. Schedule may be subject to change and/or by speakers' requests.

9:50 am — Welcome (Join us online early to test your internet connection)
10:00 am — Stephen Morse, “Searching the 1950 US Census with and without a Name Index
11:00 am — Joel Weintraub, “More 1950 US Census Resources for New Jersey Genealogists
12:00 pm / Noon (Approximately) — Q&A for 1950 Census with Stephen and Joel
12:30 pm — Lunch Break
1:00 pm — Stephen Morse, “One-Step Website — A Potpourri of Genealogical Search Tools
2:00 pm — Joel Weintraub,Finding Difficult Passengers on the Ellis Island Manifests
3:00 pm (Approximately) — Q&A for afternoon sessions with Stephen and Joel
3:30 pm — Goodbye / Sign-Off


Stephen P. Morse is the creator of the One-Step Website for which he has received both the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Outstanding Contribution Award from the International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies.




Joel Weintraub, a New Yorker by birth, is an emeritus Biology Professor at California State University, Fullerton. He has published articles on the U.S. census and the 72-year rule, the name change belief, and finding difficult passenger records at Ellis Island, and searching NYC census records with the problems of NYC geography.





The Genealogical Society of Bergen County offers a SINGLE membership ($20/year) or a FAMILY membership ($25/year)—join us to receive access to this program. Follow the link below to sign-up.

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1950 Census Form [U.S. Census Bureau]

1950 Census Enumerator Interviewing a Family [U.S. Census Bureau]

1950 Custom-built Machines and Computers [U.S. Census Bureau]