United States Census 1840

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== 1840 Census Dates  ==
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== Content ==
  
 
1 Jun 1840 (18 months)  
 
1 Jun 1840 (18 months)  
  
== Unique Features ==
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== Value ==
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== Unique Features and Problems ==
  
 
*Asked the age of Revolutionary war pensioners  
 
*Asked the age of Revolutionary war pensioners  
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*Same as previous years
 
*Same as previous years
  
== States Covered ==
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== States Covered and Missing ==
  
 
*Alabama  
 
*Alabama  
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*Vermont
 
*Vermont
  
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== States Missing  ==
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== Territories  ==
 
== Territories  ==
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== Web Sites ==
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== Web Sites ==
 
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census]
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census]
  
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== Biographic Citations ==
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== Biographic Citations ==
  
 
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Revision as of 00:19, 18 July 2008

Additional information may be found on the United States Census Portal page.


Contents

Content

1 Jun 1840 (18 months)


Value

Unique Features and Problems

  • 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 and Missing

  • 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

There are no states missing.

Territories

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

Web Sites

https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census


Biographic Citations