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1800 Census Dates

4 Aug 1800 (9 months)

Unique Features:

  • Age brackets were split up into 5 categories

Problems:

  • No printed form or paper provided
  • Some lists were rearranged to place names in alphabetical order (will be unable to tell neighbors.
  • Only number of slaves accounted for, not ages.
  • Indians that were not taxed were not included.


States Covered:

  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts
  • Maine (part of Massachusetts)
  • Maryland (inc. District of Columbia)
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Vermont

States Missing:

  • Delaware
  • New Jersey
  • Georgia
  • Tennessee
  • Kentucky
  • Virginia (inc. West Virginia)


Territories:

(May have some type of substitute list or an area covering a county)
Indiana

Mississippi

Northwest


 

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