1850 - Name: Green W Cox Age: 50 Estimated birth year: abt 1800 Color: White Gender: Male Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Lincoln, North Carolina
Green W Cox 50, NC - farmer Jane Cox 40, NC Sidney A Cox 20, NC John F Cox 18, NC Sarah E Cox 16, NC Elisa A Cox 14, NC James M Cox 10, NC Amanda Cox 8, NC Mary S Cox 6, NC Harriet R Cox 4, NC Robert S Cox 1, NC
NEED DOB + birthplace for Albert Cox, TX
Facts you should know about the early census records - All census records [1790 – 1840] prior to the 1850 census ONLY listed the head of household; whether male or female.
NO specific age was stated for any family member NO place of birth was stated – city, state, or country NO city, town, or village is stated – only the county; however some census takers listed the township NO street address was stated NO marital status was stated – single, married, widowed, or divorced NO family relationship was stated – brother, sister, cousin, son, daughter, wife, inlaw, etc… NO occupation was stated NO parental birthplaces are stated NO race was stated [but assume “white”]
1850, 1860 & 1870 census records do not show family relationships or parental birthplaces.
Step children are not enumerated as “step” children Adopted children are not enumerated as “adopted” Grand children are not enumerated as “grand children”
1850 is the 1st census that shows all family members
1880 is the 1st census that shows parental birthplaces