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Census 2011: Important Notes

Most Populated Metros

1. Mumbai: 18,394,91
2. Delhi: 16,349,831
3. Kolkata: 14,035,959
4. Chennai: 8,653,521
5. Bangalore: 8,520,435

High/Top Population States:

1. Uttar Pradesh: 19, 95, 81, 477… 128 more words


Department of the South Census 1864

By 1864 parts of coastal Florida, Georgia and South Carolina were under Union control. During that time a census was taken in the Jacksonville, Fernandina and St. 245 more words


Finding the Parents of Isaac Straughen

You’d think with an unusual name like “Straughen” that it wouldn’t be difficult to identify my ancestors, but it hasn’t been easy!

My 2nd great-grandfather Isaac Straughen (pictured at the top of this post) was born in 1817 in New Jersey. 671 more words


Packing & Cracking ~gerrymander~ a repost and reminder

just another rant … 

Time to deal with old outdated complicit relationships that need to change

It is time to take Republicans onto the floor of Congress and wipe up the floor with their ideologies. 700 more words

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Bertha, Alice and Louis: Eluding the Census

The three youngest children of my three-times great-uncle Abraham Goldsmith and his second wife Frances Spanier were Bertha, Alice, and Louis. I was going to write a separate post for each of them, but as their stories started to unfold, I realized that their lives were so intertwined that it made more sense to combine their three stories into two posts.  1,680 more words


The states that spend the most (and least) on public education

In the wake of multiple teacher strikes that have prompted national attention towards educators’ salaries and education spending, the U.S. Census Bureau just released its updated Annual Survey of School System Finances covering Fiscal Year 2016. 2,759 more words


Numbers 3 & 4 - Instructions and Census of the Levites

Numbers 3 – The Levites

Numbers 1 and 2 dealt with the non Levitical tribes. Numbers 3 discusses the Levitical roles, their designs, and their rankings. 394 more words