Census - US Federal 1900 record example

Census - US Federal 1900

Records: 4,604,531 · Complete: 6%

In the 1900 census, items of particular interest to family historians include the number of years a couple has been married and, for women, the number of children born to her and the number living at the time. This census was officially taken on June 1, 1900. In addition to names, addresses, and relationships to the heads of families, it also includes birthplaces of those listed and their parents, year of immigration if foreign-born and whether naturalized, occupation, and if they lived on a farm.

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Source Information

"Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/643/census-us-federal-1900: accessed February 28, 2021)

Publication Title
Census - US Federal 1900
Total Records
4,604,531 · Complete: 6%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
19 Oct 2009
Last Updated
24 Jun 2010
NARA T623. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900 population schedules.