Census Substitutes and State Census Records, 3rd Edition, Volume 1: Northeastern States


In Volume 1 of this third edition, William Dollarhide identifies Census Substitutes, as well as State Census Records for ten (10) Northeastern states of the United States: (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware; as well as seven (7) United States Territories: Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Panama Canal Zone (1903-1979), Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, American Samoa and the Philippines (1902-1946).

Census Substitutes are those name lists derived from tax lists, directories, military lists, land ownership maps, voter registrations, and other compilations of names of residents for an entire state, portions of a state, or larger counties of a state. Thirty-eight (38) states conducted colonial, territorial, or state censuses that are extant and available for research today.

William Dollarhide

2020, paper, 271 pp.

ISBN: 9781628592849