Convert Surname to Soundex Equivalent

Category:
Miscellaneous
Type:
Applications
Difficulty:
Intermediate
Author:
Neil Crosby

Version Compatibility: Visual Basic 6

More information:
When researching US Census data, sooner or later you will need to convert a surname into a soundex equivalent. This program will do that for you using the rules at:

http://www.nara.gov/genealogy//coding.html


Instructions: Click the link below to download the code. Select 'Save' from the IE popup dialog. Once downloaded, open the .zip file from your local drive using WinZip or a comparable program to view the contents.

Download soundex.zip