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=== 1860 Census Dates ===
  
Dates: 1 June 1860 (5 months)
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1 June 1860 (5 months)  
  
Uniqueness:<br>-First time “value of personal estates” was asked (Note: Individuals may have been hesitant to answer correctly because they would have been taxed accordingly.)<br>-Country of Birth: Instead of just Great Britain or Germany places were to be more specific: ex: England, Ireland, Prussia, Baden, etc..
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=== Unique Features ===
  
Problems:
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*First time “value of personal estates” was asked (Note: Individuals may have hesitated to answer correctly because they were taxed accordingly.)
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*Country of Birth: Instead of just Great Britain or Germany places were to be more specific: ex: England, Ireland, Prussia, Baden, etc..
  
States Covered:<br>Alabama Mississippi<br>Arkansas Missouri<br>California New Hampshire<br>Connecticut New Jersey<br>Delaware New York<br>Florida North Carolina<br>Georgia Ohio<br>Illinois Oregon<br>Indiana Pennsylvania<br>Iowa Rhode Island<br>Kentucky South Carolina<br>Louisiana Tennessee<br>Maine Texas<br>Maryland Vermont<br>Massachusetts Virginia (inc. West Virginia)<br>Michigan Wisconsin<br>Minnesota <br>District of Columbia
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=== Problems  ===
  
<br>States Missing: (none)
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=== States Covered ===
  
<br>Territories:<br>Dakota (unorganized)<br>Indian (non-Indians included with Arkansas)<br>Kansas (portions of Colorado)<br>Nebraska (inc. parts Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, North &amp; South Dakota)<br>New Mexico Territory (inc. Arizona)<br>Utah (inc. Nevada, Colorado, Washington)<br>Washington Territory (inc. Idaho, western Montana, Wyoming)<!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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*Alabama
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*California
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*Delaware
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*District of Columbia
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*&nbsp;Florida
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*Georgia
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*Illinois
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*Indiana
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*Iowa
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*Kentucky
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*Louisiana
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*Maine
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*Maryland
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*Massachusetts
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*Michigan
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*Minnesota
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*Mississippi
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*Missouri
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*New Hampshire
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*New Jersey
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*New York
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*North Carolina
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*Ohio
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*Oregon
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*Pennsylvania
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*Rhode Island
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*South Carolina
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*Tennessee
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*Texas
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*Vermont
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*Virginia (inc. West Virginia)
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<br>Territories:<br>Dakota (unorganized)<br>Indian (non-Indians included with Arkansas)<br>Kansas (portions of Colorado)<br>Nebraska (inc. parts Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, North &amp; South Dakota)<br>New Mexico Territory (inc. Arizona)<br>Utah (inc. Nevada, Colorado, Washington)<br>Washington Territory (inc. Idaho, western Montana, Wyoming)<!-- Tidy found serious XHTML errors -->
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Revision as of 18:54, 19 June 2008

1860 Census Dates

1 June 1860 (5 months)

Unique Features

  • First time “value of personal estates” was asked (Note: Individuals may have hesitated to answer correctly because they were taxed accordingly.)
  • Country of Birth: Instead of just Great Britain or Germany places were to be more specific: ex: England, Ireland, Prussia, Baden, etc..

Problems

States Covered

  • Alabama
  •  Arkansas
  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  •  Florida
  • Georgia
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Vermont
  • Virginia (inc. West Virginia)
  • Wisconsin










States Missing: (none)


Territories:
Dakota (unorganized)
Indian (non-Indians included with Arkansas)
Kansas (portions of Colorado)
Nebraska (inc. parts Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, North & South Dakota)
New Mexico Territory (inc. Arizona)
Utah (inc. Nevada, Colorado, Washington)
Washington Territory (inc. Idaho, western Montana, Wyoming)