United States Census 1840

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=== 1840 Census Dates ===
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== 1840 Census Dates ==
  
 
1 Jun 1840 (18 months)  
 
1 Jun 1840 (18 months)  
  
=== Unique Features ===
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== Unique Features ==
  
*Asked the age of Revolutionary war pensioners
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*Asked the age of Revolutionary war pensioners  
 
*Expanded occupational options  
 
*Expanded occupational options  
*Lists the number of those in school
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*Lists the number of those in school  
*Lists the number of those over 21 who can read and write
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*Lists the number of those over 21 who can read and write  
 
*Lists those who are insane<br>
 
*Lists those who are insane<br>
  
=== Problems ===
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== Problems ==
  
 
*Same as previous years
 
*Same as previous years
  
=== States Covered  ===
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== States Covered  ==
  
 
*Alabama  
 
*Alabama  
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*Maine  
 
*Maine  
 
*Maryland  
 
*Maryland  
*Massachusetts
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*Massachusetts  
*Michigan
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*Michigan  
*Mississippi
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*Mississippi  
*Missouri
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*Missouri  
*New Hampshire
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*New Hampshire  
*New Jersey
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*New Jersey  
*New York
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*New York  
*North Carolina
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*North Carolina  
*Ohio
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*Ohio  
*Pennsylvania
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*Pennsylvania  
*Rhode Island
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*Rhode Island  
*South Carolina
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*South Carolina  
*Tennessee
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*Tennessee  
*Virginia
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*Virginia  
 
*Vermont
 
*Vermont
  
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=== States Missing  ===
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== States Missing  ==
  
(None)  
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=== Territories  ===
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== Territories  ==
  
*Florida
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*Florida  
*Iowa
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*Iowa  
*Oregon (also a part of Britain)
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*Oregon (also a part of Britain)  
 
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Revision as of 16:59, 10 July 2008

Contents

1840 Census Dates

1 Jun 1840 (18 months)

Unique Features

  • Asked the age of Revolutionary war pensioners
  • Expanded occupational options
  • Lists the number of those in school
  • Lists the number of those over 21 who can read and write
  • Lists those who are insane

Problems

  • Same as previous years

States Covered

  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Georgia
  • Illinois 
  • Indiana
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Virginia
  • Vermont


States Missing

(None)

Territories

  • Florida
  • Iowa
  • Oregon (also a part of Britain)
  • Wisconsin