A Century of Population Growth: From the First Census of the U.S. to the Twelfth 1790-1900; Compiled by the U.S. Government; Published 1909 ; Reprinted 1989 by Heritage Quest; 315 pp; Hard Cover;ISBN# 9780806303321; Item # A0131
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This reference title relates histories of censuses that were taken in the United States and Europe. It reports population in the Colonial and Continental periods, population of counties and their subdivisions, white and Black population, and proportion of children in white population. A Century of Population Growth also contains information on surnames of the white population in 1790, nationality as indicated by names of heads of families reported at the first census, interstate migration, foreign born population, statistics of slaves, and occupations and wealth.
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