Heads of Families at the First Census of the United States Taken in the Year 1790 ... (Google eBook)

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1908 - United States
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Page 6 - ... appointed, accurate returns of all persons, except Indians not taxed, within their respective divisions; which returns shall be made in a schedule distinguishing in each county, city, town, township...
Page 3 - A complete set of the schedules for each state, with a summary for the counties, and in many cases for towns, was filed in the State Department, but unfortunately they are not now complete, the returns for the states of Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky, New Jersey, Tennessee, and Virginia having been destroyed when the British burned the Capitol at Washington during the War of 1812.
Page 7 - That every person whose usual place of abode shall be in any family on the aforesaid first Monday in August next shall be returned as of such family...
Page 5 - Marne was a part of Massachusetts, Kentucky was a part of Virginia, and the present states of Alabama and Mississippi were parts of Georgia. The present states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and Wisconsin, with part of Minnesota, were known as the Northwest Territory, and the present state of Tennessee, then a part of North Carolina, was soon to be organized as the Southwest Territory. The United States was bounded on the west by the Mississippi river...
Page 6 - ... to be taken; omitting in such enumeration, Indians not taxed, and distinguishing free persons, including those bound to service for a term of years, from all others; distinguishing also the sexes and colors of free persons...
Page 6 - ... for one hundred persons, the marshals, with the approbation of the judges of their respective districts or territories, may make such further allowance to the assistants, in such divisions, as shall be deemed an adequate compensation ; Provided, The same does not exceed one dollar and seventy-five cents for every fifty persons by them returned...
Page 3 - States in seventeen hundred and ninety; and to sell said publications, the proceeds thereof to be covered into the treasury of the United States, to be deposited to the credit of miscellaneous receipts on account of proceeds of sales of Government property : Provided, that no expense shall be incurred hereunder additional to appropriations for the census office for printing.
Page 6 - SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the marshals of the several districts of the United States...
Page 6 - ... shall be committed, or in the circuit courts to be held within the same, by action of debt, information or indictment; the...
Page 4 - ... omitting Indians not taxed, and distinguishing free persons (including those bound to service for a term of years) from all others; the sex and color of free persons; and the number of free males 16 years of age and over.

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