Census - US Federal 1860 record example

    Census - US Federal 1860

    Records: 27,122,679 · Complete: 100%

    Browse the 1860 US census by state, county, and civil division. This particular census is especially helpful in researching the Civil War era and the soldiers who fought in the imminent conflict. Information about each member of a household as of June 1, 1860, includes age, race, occupation, real and personal estate values, birth place, if married within the year, and if a person was deaf, dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict. Relationships are not detailed until the 1880 census.

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    Example Records

    Abraham Lincoln and His Family
    Abraham Lincoln and His Family
    Emily Dickinson in the 1860 Census
    Emily Dickinson in the 1860 Census
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    Source Information

    "1860 U.S. Federal Census - Population" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/19/census-us-federal-1860: accessed May 25, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Census - US Federal 1860
    Total Records
    27,122,679 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M653
    Record Group
    29
    Published on Fold3
    23 Jan 2008
    Last Updated
    16 Sep 2008
    Description
    NARA M653. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860 population schedules.