1850 Madison County Census


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1850 Census Index


1850 Census Transcription Pages

139A - 140B 143A-145B 148A - 149B

152A - 153A

141A - 142B

146A- 147B

150A - 151B

Mortality Schedule

All 1850 census pages transcribed from M432-187 microfilm by Kent G. Transier, 2002


Column Key
Column Definition


Page number
Ln Line number
Dw Dwelling houses numbered in the order of visitation
Fam # Family numbered in the order of visitation
Surname/Given Name Name of every person whose usual place of abode on the 1st day of June, 1850, was in this family
Age Age of each person at their last birthday previous to the 1st of June
Sex Sex, insert the letter M for male, and F for female
Clr Color, in all cases where the person is white, leave blank; in all cases where the person is black, insert the letter B; if mulatto, insert M
Occupation Profession, occupation, or trade of each person over 15 years of age
Real Estate Value of real estate owned by each individual enumerated
Birthplace Place of birth of each person
Mar Make a mark, or dash, opposite the name of each person married during the year previous to the 1st of June,
Sch At school within the last year
R/W Persons over 20 years of age who can not read and write
Deaf Deaf and dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict


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