CEN: 1840 SC York District

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  • Title CEN: 1840 SC York District 
    Short Title CEN: 1840 SC York 
    Source ID S113 
    Text The Sixth Federal Census of 1840 used the same analysis columns as the 1830 Cenus: name of the head of household only, with columns for ennumerating members of the household by sex, age, and race.

    A: Free White Males under 5N: Free White Females under 5
    B: Free White Males 5-9O: Free White Females 5-9
    C: Free White Males 10-14P: Free White Females 10-14
    D: Free White Males 15-19Q: Free White Females 15-19
    E: Free White Males 20-29R: Free White Females 20-29
    F: Free White Males 30-39S: Free White Females 30-39
    G: Free White Males 40-49T: Free White Females 40-49
    H: Free White Males 50-59U: Free White Females 50-59
    I: Free White Males 60-69V: Free White Females 60-69
    J: Free White Males 70-79W: Free White Females 70-79
    K: Free White Males 80-89X: Free White Females 80-89
    L: Free White Males 90-99Y: Free White Females 90-99
    M: Free White Males 100+Z: Free White Females 100+

    Household of John Bland Darwin

    1840under 55-910-1415-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970-7980-8990-99100+

    We can readily account for 15 of the 16 individuals; the identity of the third female aged under 5 is not certain:

    [A]: Presley P. Darwin, infant
    [A]: Martin V. Darwin, 3
    [B]: Robert R. Darwin, 7
    [B]: Elnathan Davis Darwin, 9
    [D]: Littleton Bland Darwin, 16
    [D]: John W. Darwin, 18
    [G]: John B. Darwin, 49
    [N]: unknown female under 5
    [N]: Lorinoir E. Darwin, 2
    [N]: Amanda E. Darwin, 6
    [O]: Sarah R. Darwin, 10
    [O]: Mary Narcissa Darwin, 11
    [P]: Nancy M. Darwin, 13
    [Q]: Jane E. Darwin, 19
    [R]: Cynthia A. Darwin, 20
    [S]: Gilly (Sandlin) Darwin, 39

    Additionally, 23 slaves (8 male, 15 female) are ennumerated in the household:

    5 males <10
    2 males 24-36
    1 male 36-55
    7 females <10
    4 females 10-24
    2 females 24-36
    1 female 36-54
    1 female 55-100

    13 of the household are stated to be engaged in agriculture, one in manufacturing or trade.

    Household of Peyton Bland Darwin

    1840under 55-910-1415-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970-7980-8990-99100+

    Peyton's family consisted at this time of himself (aged 35), his wife Mary (Wilkinson) Darwin (37), and their son John Asbury Darwin (13).

    Additionally, 8 slaves are enumerated:

    3 males < 10
    1 male 24-36
    1 male 55-100
    1 female <10
    1 female 24-36
    1 female 55-100

    7 members of the household are engaged in agriculture.

    Household of Isaac Summerford

    [B]: John S. Summerford, 9
    [B]: James T. Summerford, 7
    [H]: Isaac Summerford, ca. 44
    [N]: Lucinda Summerford, 2
    [R]: unidentified female, age 20-29
    [S]: Pamela (Darwin) Summerford, 37
    Linked to Amanda E. DARWIN
    Cynthia Arian DARWIN
    Elnathan Davis DARWIN
    Jane E. DARWIN
    John Asbury DARWIN
    John Bland DARWIN
    John W. DARWIN
    Littleton Bland DARWIN
    Lorinoir Emeline DARWIN
    Martin Van Buren DARWIN
    Mary Narcissa DARWIN
    Nancy M. DARWIN
    Pamela DARWIN
    Peyton Bland DARWIN
    Pressley P. DARWIN
    Robert Russell DARWIN
    Sarah R. DARWIN
    Gilly SANDLIN
    James Thomas Darwin SUMMERFORD
    John S. Darwin SUMMERFORD
    Lucinda SUMMERFORD

  • Census (USA)
    CEN: 1840 SC - York (1)
    CEN: 1840 SC - York (1)
    Sixth Federal Census:
    John Bland Darwin
    CEN: 1840 SC - York (2)
    CEN: 1840 SC - York (2)
    Sixth Federal Census:
    Isaac Summerford