If a child is not yet a month old, enter the age as 0/12.
Illustrations of occupations.âThe following examples, in addition to the occupations given in the illustrative schedule, will illustrate the method of returning some of the common occupations and industries; they will also suggest to you distinctions which you should make in other cases: 168. The top of the questionnaire contained questions 1-28 which were identical with those on the general schedule.).
For persons under 10 years of age, leave the column blank. Welcome to censusrecords.com Pay As You Go or Subscribe, © 2020. brightsolid. Employer. 133. After the schedules were printed, a question was added concerning the ââmother tongueââ of the foreign born. Column 45.
A building like a tenement or apartment house counts as only one dwelling house, no matter how many persons or families live in it. Census records can provide the building blocks of your research.
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Join the community of family history enthusiasts and FamilySearch employees to ask questions and discuss potential product enhancements. In broad terms, census data helps us see how our country has changed and is changing. Do not abbreviate the names of states and territories. Children on farms.âIn the case of children who work for their own parents on a farm, the entry in column 18 should be farm laborer and in column 19 home farm; but for children who work as farm laborers for others, the entry in column 19 should be working out. The National Associate for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) was formed in 1909. On the other hand, persons out of employment when visited by the enumerator may state that they have no occupation, when the fact is that they usually have an occupation but merely happen to be idle or unemployed at the time of the visit. Component ID: #ti1458935372. 100. Persons having two occupations.If a person has two occupations, return only the more important one that is, the one from which he gets the more money. Attention: This site does not support the current version of your web browser. 119. Charles Curtis became the first Native American Senator elected to office (1907). Persons retired or temporarily unemployed.âCare should be taken in making the return for persons who on account of old age, permanent invalidism, or otherwise are no longer following an occupation. Links to Online Census Records 1910 Census - Pennsylvania [Bookmark This Page] [Link To This Page] State Pennsylvania (Home) 1790 Census (198) 1800 Census (114) 1810 Census (83) 1820 Census (132) 1830 Census (133) 1840 Census (164) 1850 Census (442) 1860 Census (227) 1870 Census (264) 1880 Census (195) 1890 Census (27) 1900 Census (53) 1910 Census (34) 1920 Census (40) 1930 Census … In the case of a hotel or boarding or lodging house family (see paragraph 97), the head of the family is the manager or the person who keeps the hotel or boarding or lodging house. 121. An employer is one who employs helpers, other than domestic servants, in transacting his own business. 187. An Indian on a reservation, without an allotment, or roaming over unsettled territory, is considered âânot taxed,ââ and for such Indians the answer to this inquiry is ââNo.ââ. The answer should give the total number of children that each such woman has had during her Â lifetime. Farm workers. Write ââSââ for single or unmarried persons; ââWdââ for widowed (man or woman); ââDââ for divorced; for married persons, inquire whether they have been married before, and if this is the first marriage, write ââM1,ââ but if this is the second or subsequent marriage, write ââM2ââ (meaning married more than once). The household returns and ancillary records for the censuses of Ireland of 1901 and 1911, which are in the custody of the National Archives of Ireland, represent an extremely valuable part of the Irish national heritage. 172. 181.
For persons under 10 years of age, leave the column blank. This is especially true of Germans, for over one-third of the Austrians and nearly threefourths of the Swiss speak German.
Column 10. If the person was born abroad, but of American parents, write in column 12 both the birthplace and Am. Column 7. If the home is owned, write opposite the name of the head of the family ââO.ââ If the home is rented, write ââR.ââ Make no entries in this column for the other members of the family.