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United States Census, 1790 - FamilySearch Historical Records/Known Issues

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NOTE: Most missing records are available on microfilm. To view films, see Where do I find a family history center?.

Known Issues[edit | edit source]

Question 1[edit | edit source]

Question 1: Some records are missing. Where can the records be viewed?
Answer 1: See answers below for information about known missing records and respective film numbers, if available, or alternate online location:

  • Many census records that include the words “Free” or “Negro” in the Name of head of household/family column were not indexed. For example, “Free Joseph” was not indexed.