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Title in the Language of the Record

Россия, Тверь подушный налог переписи населения, пересмотр списков

Record Description

This collection will include records from 1744 to 1874.

The collection consists of images of family lists for the tax paying population (about 95% of the population) conducted primarily in the years 1782, 1795, 1811, 1816, 1833-1834, 1850-1851, 1857-1858. Includes outlying years. Localities reflect the places that existed during the period of the Russian Empire as that is when the records were created. The text of the records is in Russian.


For a list of records by localities currently published in this collection, select the Browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content


Poll tax census records usually contain the following information:
  • Name of head of household
  • Names of household members
  • Age of head of household
  • Ages of household members
  • Household member's relationship to the head of household

How to Use the Record

Search the Collection
To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Province" category
⇒Select the "District or City" category
⇒Select the "Year/Vol" category which takes you to the images.

Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.

For Help Reading These Records

These records are in Russian. For help reading the records, see the following wiki articles:

Known Issues with This Collection

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For a full list of all known issues associated with this collection see the attached Wiki article. If you encounter additional problems, please email them to support@familysearch.org. Please include the full path to the link and a description of the problem in your e-mail. Your assistance will help ensure that future reworks will be considered.

Related Websites

LitvakSIG: Revision Lists and Other Census Lists

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

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Citing Family Search Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Tver Poll Tax Census (Revision lists), 1744-1874

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.


Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Russia Tver Poll Tax Census (Revision lists), 1744-1874." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Государственном архиве Тверьской области в Твери, Россия.

 

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