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Additional information may be found on the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census United States Census Portal] page.  
 
Additional information may be found on the [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Portal:United_States_Census United States Census Portal] page.  
  
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1 June (2 weeks- 30 days) <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1216416006821_826"></span>
 
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1840 Census was taken beginning 1 June 1820, for two weeks to thirty days. The following information was recorded by the census taker:
  
1790-1840 Info: [http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf]
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1790-2000 Info: [http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf]
  
== Value ==
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== Value  ==
  
1850-1930 Search Tips: [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html]
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== Unique Features and Problems ==
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1850-1930 Search Tips: [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html]
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== Unique Features and Problems ==
  
 
*Asks the birth month and year  
 
*Asks the birth month and year  
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*Oklahoma is split between Oklahoma Territory to the northwest, and Indian Territory to the southeast.
 
*Oklahoma is split between Oklahoma Territory to the northwest, and Indian Territory to the southeast.
  
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== States Covered and Missing ==
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== States Covered and Missing ==
  
 
*All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below
 
*All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below
  
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<br>'''No States Missing'''
  
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== Territories  ==
 
== Territories  ==
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*Oklahoma (split between Oklahoma and Indian Territories)
 
*Oklahoma (split between Oklahoma and Indian Territories)
  
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== Web Sites ==
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== Web Sites ==
  
1790-1840 Info: [http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf]  
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1790-2000 Info: [http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf]  
  
 
1850-1930 Search Tips: [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html]<br>
 
1850-1930 Search Tips: [http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html]<br>
  
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== Bibliographic Citations ==
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== Bibliographic Citations ==
  
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Revision as of 22:51, 18 July 2008

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

Content

1 June (2 weeks- 30 days)

1840 Census was taken beginning 1 June 1820, for two weeks to thirty days. The following information was recorded by the census taker:

 

1790-2000 Info: http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf

 

Value

 

1850-1930 Search Tips: http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html

Unique Features and Problems

  • Asks the birth month and year
  • The same new questions as the 1890
  • According to some it has one of the best Soundex indexes
  • Oklahoma is split between Oklahoma Territory to the northwest, and Indian Territory to the southeast.

 

States Covered and Missing

  • All states, District of Columbia, and the Territories listed below


No States Missing

 

Territories

  • Arizona
  • Alaska (unorganized)
  • Hawaii
  • New Mexico
  • Oklahoma (split between Oklahoma and Indian Territories)

 

Web Sites

1790-2000 Info: http://www.census.gov/prod/2000pubs/cff-2.pdf

1850-1930 Search Tips: http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/1850-1930.html

 

Bibliographic Citations