United States Census Defective Schedules

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

Availability

1880 - Schedule results can be found at the National Archives and some state results at the Family History Library.

Historical Background

1880 schedule taken of delinquent, defective, and dependent classes.

Content

 1880 schedule lists individuals by name who were:

                        Insane

                        Idiots

                        Deaf-mutes

                        Blind

                        Homeless Children

                        Inhabitants in Prison

                        Pauper and Indigent

Indexes

Web Sites

NARA:  http://www.archives.gov/genealogy/census/nonpopulation/

Bibliographic Citations

  • Dollarhide, William. The Census Book: A Genealogist's Guide to Federal Census Facts, Schedules and Indexes. (Bountiful, Utah: Heritage Quest, 1999.) FHL Book 973.X27d.