Saturday, March 25, 2017

1840 Census Veteran's Census

This article tells of a secret hidden in the 1840 census.  Click below to go to the link.

Here is a quick summary.  On the back of the 1840 census, they listed veterans.  This would include Revolutionary War veterans.  In addition, if it was a widow receiving the pension, she would be listed.

An additional resource given is a published book with lists according to state.  You can find this at  Here is a link to the book.

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