Buckingham County, Virginia 1870 U.S. Census. Jeanne Stinson. 1998.
Records of this county were burned in 1869. The census lists all persons, both black and white, living in each household, giving name and age, race and sex, occupation of males over 16, value of real estate & personal property, and state or country (and sometimes county) of birth, and age of children born within the census year. Also included is personal information on the individual educational level (read/write, deaf/dumb, attending school, etc.)