1856 Iowa State Census - Dallas County, Iowa
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Information Provided on the 1856 Census Form
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1. Number of dwelling houses. 2. Number of families. 3. Names of Persons. (Given name and surname) 4 Age. 5. Sex. 6. Color. 7. Married. 8. Widowed. 9. Years resident in the State. 10. In what State, or Foreign Country, born. 11. Profession, trade or occupation. 12. Native voters. 13. Naturalized voters. 14. Aliens. 15. Militia. 16. Deaf and Dumb. 17. Blind. 18. Insane. 19. Idiotic. 20. Owner of land. 21. Pauper.
22. Acres of improved land.
23. Acres of unimproved land.
23. Acres in meadow.
25. Acres in hay.
26. Bushels of grass seed.
27. Acres in spring wheat.
28. Bushels harvested.
29. Acres of winter wheat.
30. Bushels harvested.
31. Acres in oats.
32. Bushels harvested.
33. Acres of corn.
34. Bushels harvested.
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