Saturday, March 14, 2015

US Federal Agricultural Census Questions

Column headings for US agricultural censuses between 1850 and 1880 can be difficult to read. This PDF file on the site may help you interpret those mysterious numbers for your ancestor.


  1. My grandfather was a farmer and his father also

  2. Hi I just wanted to let you know that your post is included in my NoteWorthy Reads post for this week ( This is very helpful to me as I've discovered that I come from a long line of farmers and some of those forms aren't very readable.