*These carry on business. Of those not marked about one-half work as Journeyman, and the rest from choice or necessity follow other occupationsBaker 757 more words
A pattern emerging maybe…an urban/suburban devide? As we move farther away from the city center, the number of free people of color declines.Ward 13… 161 more words
The leather is cracking, and the gold flecking off of its pages. The images inside are time capsules. Staring at their faces I search for some resemblance that reappears in my mother or my brothers or me or my children. 180 more words
Ward 4 and 5 are included in this post due to the small number of African Americans in Ward 4.
Ward 4 118 more words
Taxable inhabitants are generally defined as all males over the age of 21 or females who owned their own property (before 1848, only widowed or single woman could own property in their own name). 171 more words
Septennial Census Returns, 1779-1863 – This series contains returns for a census conducted every seven years, enumerating taxpaqyers for the purpose of determining representation in the General Assembly. 304 more words