Decennial Census Information: 1790 Census


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Reference Guides

  • Dubester's U.S. Census Bibliography with SuDocs Class Numbers and Indexes.
    Cook, Kevin L.
    Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, 1996.
    R016.3173 C772 - Butler Reference
    Z 7553.C3 C66 1996 - Lehman Reference
    Covers the 1790-1940 censuses, with a complete list of all census publications. Particularly useful for identification of the multiplicity of items in censuses after 1870.
  • Measuring America: The Decennial Censuses from 1790 to 2000.
    Washington : Dept. of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 2002.
    HA 37.U55 M376 2002 - Lehman
  • Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 to 1990.
    Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1996.
    HA 214 .F67 1996g - Lehman Reference
  • Population Information in Nineteenth Century Census Volumes.
    Schulze, Suzanne.
    Phoenix, AZ : Oryx Press, 1983.
    R317.3 Sch85 - Butler Reference
  • Map Guide to the U.S. Federal Censuses, 1790-1920.
    Thorndale, William.
    Baltimore : Genealogical Pub. Co., 1987.
    R911 T39 - Butler Reference
    HA 217 .T5 1987g - Lehman Reference
    Provides maps for each state showing changes in county boundaries for each census.
  • Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States... 12 vols.
    U.S. Bureau of the Census.
    Washington, DC : the Bureau, 1907-1908.
    312 Un3 - Annex
    Web version: Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia
  • List of Free Black Heads of Families in the First Census of the United States.
    U.S. National Archives and Records Service.
    Washington, DC : U.S. National Archives, 1973.
    CD 3027 .A35 no. 34 - Butler