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== Census Records  ==
 
== Census Records  ==
  
The federal censuses of [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/colonial/census/1840/index.html 1840], 1890 ([http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=230777&disp=Schedules+enumerating+Union+veterans+and++ films], [http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8667&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 online index]), and 1910 specifically identify veterans and pensioners. Some state censuses also have information about soldiers and veterans. The federal censuses of 1900, 1910, and 1920 include special enumerations of personnel serving at military and naval installations, ships, and hospitals at home and overseas.  
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The federal censuses of [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/colonial/census/1840/index.html 1840], 1890 ({{FHL|230777|title-id|disp=films}}, [http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx=List&dbid=8667&offerid=0%3a7858%3a0 online index]), and 1910 specifically identify veterans and pensioners. Some state censuses also have information about soldiers and veterans. The federal censuses of 1900, 1910, and 1920 include special enumerations of personnel serving at military and naval installations, ships, and hospitals at home and overseas.  
  
 
*1900 census: For a free online index to Armed Forces, click [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1325221 here]. For more details see the [[Philippine Insurrection, 1899 to 1902#Census_Records|Philippine Insurrection&nbsp;- Census Records]] Wiki page.  
 
*1900 census: For a free online index to Armed Forces, click [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1325221 here]. For more details see the [[Philippine Insurrection, 1899 to 1902#Census_Records|Philippine Insurrection&nbsp;- Census Records]] Wiki page.  
*1910 census: military and naval, 1910 federal census: population schedules. (FHL film [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=651352&disp=Military+and+Naval%2C+1910+federal+censu%20%20&columns=*,0,0 1375797].)  
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*1910 census: military and naval, 1910 federal census: population schedules. (FHL film {{FHL|651352|title-id|disp=1375797}}.)  
*1920 census: military and naval, [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=558350&disp=Military-Naval%2C+1920+federal+census+++ 1920 federal census: soundex and population schedules]. 20 rolls. (Soundex. FHL film 1831476–93; schedules film 1822040–41.)
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*1920 census: military and naval, {{FHL|558350|title-id|disp=1920 federal census: soundex and population schedules}}. 20 rolls. (Soundex. FHL film 1831476–93; schedules film 1822040–41.)
  
 
The military and naval schedule includes name of military or naval station or vessel, country, seaport, company or troop, regiment, arm of service, rank, residence in the United States (state, city or town, street and number), in addition to the information provided on the population schedules.  
 
The military and naval schedule includes name of military or naval station or vessel, country, seaport, company or troop, regiment, arm of service, rank, residence in the United States (state, city or town, street and number), in addition to the information provided on the population schedules.  

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Census Records

The federal censuses of 1840, 1890 (films, online index), and 1910 specifically identify veterans and pensioners. Some state censuses also have information about soldiers and veterans. The federal censuses of 1900, 1910, and 1920 include special enumerations of personnel serving at military and naval installations, ships, and hospitals at home and overseas.

The military and naval schedule includes name of military or naval station or vessel, country, seaport, company or troop, regiment, arm of service, rank, residence in the United States (state, city or town, street and number), in addition to the information provided on the population schedules.