1850 Census
Morris Co. Up

The 1850 Federal Census Free Schedules for Morris County, New Jersey can be found on 2 rolls of microfilm, M432-458 and M432-459.

Information found on the 1850 Census:

  • Dwelling number in the order visited
  • Family number in the order visited
  • The Name of every Person whose usual place of abode on the first day of June, 1850, was in this family
  • Description - Age
  • Description - Sex
  • Description - Color - White, black or indian
  • Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each Male Person over 16 years of age
  • Value of Real Estate owned
  • Place of Birth. Naming the State, Territory, or Country
  • Married within the year
  • Attended School within the year
  • Person over 20 years of age who cannot read & write
  • Whether deaf and dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper or convict

Microfilm roll M432-459 contains the following jurisdictions:


Indexes available on this website 

  • Chatham - pages 172A to 202A
  • Chester - pages 33A to 48B
  • Hanover - pages 130A to 172B
  • Mendham - pages 109A to 129B
  • Morris - pages 49A to 108B
  • Randolph - pages 1A to 32A
  • Roxbury - pages 203A to 231A

Microfilm roll M432-459 contains the following jurisdictions:

JurisdictionIndexes available on this website
  • Jefferson - pages 353A to 369A
  • Pequannock - pages 264A to 314B
  • Rockaway - pages 315A to 352B
  • Washington - pages 232A to 263B

1850 Morris County Mortality Schedule

The mortality schedule was a listing of those who died within the Census year. Click on the above link to access the information for the 1850 Morris County Mortality Schedule.

This page was last modified on:  01 January, 2014

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