United States, Kentucky, Agricultural Schedules - FamilySearch Historical Records
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|Record Type||Agricultural Schedules|
|Microfilm Publication||M1528. Non-Population Census Schedules for Kentucky, 1850-1880. 42 rolls.|
|Collection Series||Copies of Nonpopulation Census Schedules for Kentucky, 1960 - 1964|
|National Archives Identifier||2791276|
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- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This collection contains agricultural schedules for the state of Kentucky, 1850-1880. Agricultural schedules were part of the Non-population census records taken in certain states and include such information as the name of the owner, agent, or manager, number of acres and cash value of the farm, crops and other items produced, number and value of livestock (horses, cattle, sheep, and swine), value of homemade manufactures, etc.
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- Name of Owner, Agent, or Manager of the Farm
- Acres of Land
- Live Stock
- Produce During the Year
Collection Content[edit | edit source]
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How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
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- Name of the person
- Approximate date of the event
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What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
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- Analyze the entry to see if it provides additional clues to find other records of the person or their family
I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
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- Remember that spelling was generally not standardized until the early part of the 20th century
Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in United States, Kentucky.
- Kentucky Guided Research
- Kentucky Record Finder
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research
- Kentucky Archives and Libraries
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Kentucky, Agriculture non-population schedules, 1850-1880
- Kentucky, Federal mortality census schedules and related indexes:1850;1860;1870; 1880
Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections[edit | edit source]
- United States Census, 1850
- United States Census, 1860
- United States Census, 1870
- United States Census, 1880
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Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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