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The 1835 Federal Census
Iroquois County




1835 State Census
Iroquois County, Illinois


I, Hugh Newell, do solemnly swear that I will make a just and perfect emumeration and
description of all persons resident within the county of Iroquois and State of Illinois; and
perform all other duties required of me, by the act entitled "an act for the taking of the
census or enumeration of the inhabitants of the state of Illinois" according to the best of
my knowledge and abilities: so help me God.
			Hugh Newell
Sworn to and subscribed before me, this 9th day of September, 1835
Isaac Courtright, J. P.


State of Illinois
County of Iroquois		I, Hugh Newell, commissioner for taking the census. Or
emuneration of the inhabitants of the county of Iroquois, do hereby certify, that the
schedule hereto annexed contains an accurate statement of the whole number of persons
resident in the said county of Iroquois together with the number of mills, therein, so far as
I have been able to ascertain the same.
Witness my hand, this 19th day of November, A. D. 1835
Hugh Newell, commissioner

Census, or enumeration of the inhabitants of the County of Iroquois, for the year of our
Lord, one thousand eight hundred and thirty-five

FREE WHITE MALE PERSONS
Of ten years and under				224
Over ten, and not exceeding twenty years		142
Over twenty, and not exceeding thirty years		122
Over thirty, and not exceeding forty years		  72
Over forty, and not exceeding fifty years		  39
Over fifty, and not exceeding sixty years		  20
Over sixty, and not exceeding seventy years		  13
Over seventy, and not exceeding eighty years	    3
Over eighty, and not exceeding ninety years		    1
Over ninety years					    0
					Total Males  _____
							636




FREE WHITE FEMALE PERSONS
Of ten years and under				194
Over ten, and not exceeding twenty years		135
Over twenty, and not exceeding thirty years		  96
Over thirty, and not exceeding forty years		  54
Over forty, and not exceeding fifty years		  29
Over fifty, and not exceeding sixty years		  14
Over sixty, and not exceeding seventy years		    4
Over seventy, and not exceeding eighty years	    2
Over eighty, and not exceeding ninety years		    0
Over ninety years					    0
					Total Females  _____
							 528
					Grand Total	1,164
Persons over 18, and under 45 years of age,  subject to militia duty		211
One water Grist and Saw Mill, on Sugar Creek






May 2001

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