1880 Wythe County, Virginia Census


This transcription of the 1880 Wythe County census takes into account that this is the first and only census in the 19th century that gives the relationship between every person in a household and the head of that household. Included here are the other vital information that one is needing in their research into this census.

Example: “372 -401 - DUTTON, Eve WF 50 KH [keeping house]; Aaron S. WM 16 S works on farm; Charles A. WM 14 S [son] works on farm; Martha E. WF 9 D [daughter]; Catharine WF 71 mother-in-law boarder.”

James L. Douthat