The following schedule is the whole number of persons within the division,
Washington County, allotted to Abraham Chesson, assistant to the Marshall
for the District of North Carolina. Every attempt was made to enter the data
here exactly as recorded by the census taker. Even obvious spelling errors
were not corrected. Overall the handwritting was excellent,
thus easy to transcribe, however there
were cases where it was difficult to distinguish between "e" and "i".
In order to make this census easier to read, blank
entry fields were replaced with zeros, and the entries were arranged into four
parts (tables), all on the same page. The parts contain the following census
Each part includes only heads of families for which there is data.
Thus in the example below, "Barnes, John" is not included in Parts B and C.
The index has been set up so you can click on the part you wish to view. In
the index below, for example,
you could view the Part C schedule of free colored persons in the household of
John Spruill by merely clicking on "Free" beside Spruill, John. This will
automatically take you to the appropriate page, table and line in that table. To then view the number
of whites in the household of John Spruill you would return to the index and
then click on "Whites" beside Spruill, John. Alternatively, you could scroll
up to the Part A table containing whites since all four parts are on the same
The summation of the totals provided here was calculated, not transcribed from
the microfilm. The totals page can be referenced by
going to page "Totals".
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