United States Census 1800

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

1800 Census Dates

4 Aug 1800 (9 months)

Content

1800—4 Aug 1800—9 months
1) Free white males under 10
2) Males 10-16
3) Males 16-26
4) Males 26-45
5) Males 45 and over
6) Free white females under 10
7) Females 10-16
8) Females 16-26
9) Females 26-45
10) Females 45 and over
11) Others free except Indian
12) Slaves

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

States Missing

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


Territories

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

  • Indiana
  • Mississippi
  • Northwest