An overview of the plans for and conduct of the 1790 decennial census and any Under the general direction of Thomas Jefferson, the Secretary of State.
The United States Census of 1790 was the first census of the whole United States . It recorded the population of the United States as of Census Day, August Loss of data · Data · Effect on congressional · Contemporary perception.
This database details those persons enumerated in the 1790 United States Federal Census. In addition, the names of those listed on the population schedule. Blank Census forms and charts. Provided in association with National Archives and Records Administration. Where to Look for Records. Full list of United States records. Your browser is out of date. Census, Civil War Union Veterans and Widows. To browse this image set, select from the options . The U.S. Census and the Amazing Apportionment Machine