United States Census 1800
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1800 Census was taken beginning 4 Aug 1800 for 9 months. The following information was recorded by the census taker:
Free white males under 10
Free white males 10-16
Free white males 16-26
Free white males 26-45
Free white males 45 and over
Free white females under 10
Free white females 10-16
Free white females 16-26
Free white females 26-45
Free white females 45 and over
Others free except Indian
Unique Features and Problems
- Age brackets were split up into 5 categories
- 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.
- Maine (part of Massachusetts)
- Maryland (inc. District of Columbia)
- New Hampshire
- New York
- North Carolina
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- New Jersey
- Virginia (inc. West Virginia)
(May have some type of substitute list or an area covering a county)