United States Census 1840Edit This Page
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1 Jun 1840 (18 months)
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
- Same as previous years
States Covered and Missing
- District of Columbia
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New York
- North Carolina
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
There are no states missing.
- Oregon (also a part of Britain)
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