Liberia, Monrovia, Census, 1843 (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Record Description

These records include an index to the 1843 census for the town of Monrovia in the colony of Liberia, which was included in a report of the 28th U.S. Congress (available online via Google Books) entitled, "Information relative to the operations of the United States squadron on the west coast of Africa, the condition of the American colonies there, and the commerce of the United States therewith".

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“Liberia, Monrovia, Census, 1843.” Index. FamilySearch. : accessed 2013. Citing United States Congress, 28th Congress, 2nd session, Senate Document 150. Washington, D.C.