CEN: 1840 VA Louisa County



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  • Title CEN: 1840 VA Louisa County 
    Short Title CEN: 1840 VA Louisa 
    Source ID S116 
    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 William D. Durvin

    1840under 55-910-1415-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960-6970-7980-8990-99100+
    Males0111100101111
    Females1011001000000


    This return, which gives the complete family, may be expanded:

    [B]: Benjamin Franklin Durvin, 7
    [C]: William A.J.Durvin, 13
    [D]: John Washington Durvin, 20
    [E]: James F. Durvin, 22
    [H]: William D. Durvin, 52
    [N]: Eugenia Frances Durvin, 3
    [P]: Ann Elizabeth Durvin, 16
    [Q]: Mary Jane Durvin, 18
    [T]: Elizabeth (Hall) Durvin, 40

    Additionally, 5 male slaves are ennumerated in the household:

    1 male 10-23
    1 male 24-35
    1 male 36-54
    2 males 55-99

    8 of the household are stated to be engaged in agriculture.


    Samuel Trainham

    Ages are understated, or this is the wrong Trainham household.

    [D]: unknown male, 15-19
    [G]: Samuel Trainham, 40-49
    [Q]: Becky Trainham, 29
    [Q]: Elizabeth Trainham, 21
    [T}: Sarah (Durvin) Trainham, 56


    Other Households (WIP)

    WIP
    William Corker
    Austin Tate
    Nathan G. Tate
    Nancy Ward
    Waddy Tate
    Reuben Tate

    George Thomasson may be a veteran of the 3rd VA Regiment, listed on muster rolls with John Darwin  
    Linked to Ann Elizabeth DURVIN
    Benjamin Franklin DURVIN
    Eugenia Frances DURVIN
    John Washington DURVIN
    Mary Jane DURVIN
    Sarah DURVIN
    William A.J. DURVIN
    William D. DURVIN
    Elizabeth HALL
    Becky TRAINHAM
    Elizabeth TRAINHAM
    Samuel TRAINHAM 

  • Census (USA)
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (1)
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (1)
    Sixth Federal Census:
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (2)
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (2)
    Sixth Federal Census:
    William Durvin
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (3)
    CEN: 1840 VA - Louisa (3)
    Sixth Federal Census:
    Waddy Tate
    Reuben Tate