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1870 US Census

Video presentation of the 1870 census.

The 1870 census gives us information about a person's family, their locations, age, birth place, and many other things.

Melissa Finley with Boundless Genealogy gives a good presentation on the 1870 census.

Below are some fun facts about what you might find in the 1870 census, which states had censuses taken, and the length of time the census taker had to take the census.

1870 census information