1930 Morris County Census
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1930 Census Transcriptions

Basic InformationQuestions AskedMorris Co. Enumeration Districts

Some basic information about the 1930 Federal Census.

  • The official census date was April 1, 1930
  • The release date is April 1, 2002, based on the 72-year privacy restriction on census records
  • Following questions 21 and 26, the Bureau listed codes. These codes provide no additional information. After the Bureau collected the census schedules, the staff, not the enumerator, coded the information on occupations and nativity using codes established for the 1930 census. The Bureau staff tabulated this data to create the statistical summaries for its reports to Congress
  • There are Soundex indexes for the following states in their entirety:
    • Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.

    In addition, there are Soundex indexes for the selected counties in Kentucky and West Virginia.

    • Only the following Kentucky counties are indexed: Bell, Floyd, Harlan, Kenton, Muhlenberg, Perry, and Pike.
    • Only the following West Virginia counties are indexed: Fayette, Harrison, Kanawha, Logan, McDowell, Mercer, and Raleigh.
  • Frequently Asked Questions answered by NARA (National Archives)
  • To help locate the address in a city and the surrounding streets you can try the US Census Bureau's reference maps, or try MapPoint or MapQuest.

What questions were on the 1930 Census?

  • Place of abode
    Street, avenue, road, etc.
    House number
    Number of dwelling house in order of visitation
    Number of family in order of visitation
  • Name
    Name of each person whose place of abode on April 1, 1930, was in this family. Enter surname first, then the given name, and middle initial, if any. Include every person living on April 1, 1930. Omit children born since April 1, 1930.
  • Relation
    Relationship of this person to the head of the family
  • Home Data
    Home owned or rented
    Value of home, if owned, or monthly rental, if rented
    Radio set
    Does this family own a farm?
  • Personal description
    Sex
    Color or race
    Age at last birthday
    Marital condition
    Age at first marriage
  • Education
    Attended school or college any time since Sept. 1, 1929
    Whether able to read or write
  • Place of birth.  Place of birth of each person enumerated and of his or her parents. If born in the United States, give State or Territory. If of foreign birth, give country in which birthplace is now situated. Distinguish Canada-French from Canada-English, and Irish Free State from Northern Ireland.
    Place of birth__person
    Place of birth__father
    Place of birth__mother
  • Mother tongue (or native language) of foreign born
    Language spoken in home before coming to the United States
  • Citizenship, etc
    Year of immigration into the United States
    Naturalization
    Whether able to speak English
  • Occupation & industry
    Trade, profession, or particular kind of work done
    Industry or business
    Class of worker
  • Employment.  Whether actually at work yesterday (or the last regular working day)
    Yes or no
    If not, line number on Unemployment schedule [These schedules no longer exist]
  • Veterans.  Whether a veteran of U.S. Military or naval forces
    Yes or no
    What war or expedition?
  • Farm schedule
    Number of farm schedule [These schedules no longer exist]

 

Morris County Enumeration Districts

The Publication Number is T626

[In towns that are broken up into multiple ED's I have added the names of the streets that are found in that ED based on the actual census record. The street names may be duplicated as they are listed as they appeared in the census. This is currently a work in progress.]

Roll NumberCountyEDEnumeration District (ED) Descriptions
1373MORRIS14- 01BOONTON TOWN, WARD 1, BOUNDED BY (N) ROCKAWAY RIVER, WARD LINE, DIVISION EXTENDED, MAIN, MORRIS CANAL; (E) TOWN LINE; (S) TOWN LINE; (W) TOWN LINE.
1373MORRIS14- 02BOONTON TOWN, WARD 2, BOUNDED BY (N) WARD LINE, MAIN, CHURCH, CHURCH EXTENDED; (E) TOWN LINE; (S) MORRIS CANAL, MAIN, DIVISION EXTENDED.
1373MORRIS14- 03BOONTON TOWN, WARD 3, BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LINE; (E) TOWN LINE; (S) CHURCH EXTENDED, CHURCH, MAIN, WARD LINE; (W) ROCKAWAY RIVER, WARD LINE, OAK.
1373MORRIS14- 04BOONTON TOWN, WARD 4, BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LINE; (E) OAK, OAK EXTENDED, ROCKAWAY RIVER; (S) WARD LINE, ROCKAWAY RIVER, TOWN LINE; (W) TOWN LINE.
1373MORRIS14- 05BOONTON TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 06BUTLER BOROUGH (NORTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 07BUTLER BOROUGH (SOUTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 08ST. ANTHONY'S MONASTERY
1373MORRIS14- 09CHATHAM BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) RAILROAD TRACKS, N. HILLSIDE AVE., HILLSIDE AVE. EXTENDED; (E) BOROUGH LIMITS; (S) PASSAIC RIVER; (W) PASSAIC RIVER
1373MORRIS14- 10CHATHAM BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) DIVISION, BROOKLAKE RD., BOROUGH LIMITS; (E) BOROUGH LIMITS; (S) HILLSIDE AVE. EXTENDED, HILLSIDE AVE., N. HILLSIDE AVE.; (W) RAILROAD TRACKS
1373MORRIS14- 11CHATHAM BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) BOROUGH LIMITS; (E) RAILROAD TRACKS; (S) RAILROAD TRACKS; (W) PASSAIC RIVER, BOROUGH LIMITS, LONGWOOD AVE.
1373MORRIS14- 12CHATHAM TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 13CHESTER TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 14DENVILLE TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 15DOVER TOWN, WARD 1, BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LIMITS; (E) TOWN LIMITS; (S) MT. HOPE AVE., BERGEN, WARD LINE, MORRIS; (W) W. BLACKWELL [(49 pages) Includes the following streets: Gooddale; Central; Fairview; West Fairview; West Clinton; East Clinton; Pequannock; Front; Baker; East McFarlan; Pequannock; East McFarlan; West McFarlan; Pequannock; Baker St. extension; James; North; Davis; Sussex; Swartz Pl.; Losey; Hinchman; Sanford; Segur; Hoagland; North Morris; North Warren; Blackwell; Sussex; Davis; Mt. Hope Ave; West Blackwell; Bassett Highway; Dewey; West Blackwell; Hillsdale Drive; Baker; Princeton; Harvard; Sussex; West Clinton; Harvard; Yale; Lehigh; Rutgers; Harvard; Elk; Foundry; Blackwell; Clinton; West Blackwell; Sussex; James; Pequannock; Blackwell; last 3 pages are misc. additions, can be any street.]
1373MORRIS14- 16DOVER TOWN, WARD 2, BOUNDED BY (N) W. BLACKWELL; (E) MORRIS, WARD LINE; (S) TOWN LIMITS; (W) TOWN LIMITS [(44 pages) Includes the following streets: Williams; Spruce; Pine; Academy; Sylvan; Madison; Liberty; Grant; Liberty; Madison; Liberty; Grant; Van Nostrand; Overlook; Van Nostrand; Resevoir; Gold; Chestnut; Bank; Gold; Orchard; Prospect; Elliott; Spring; Prospect; West Elliott; Elizabeth; Prospect; Randolph; Prospect; Lawrence; Ann; George; Dickerson; West Dickerson; S. Morris; S. Sussex; S. Warren; Drake; Jardine; Elk; West Blackwell; Park Heights; West Blackwell; Elk; West Blackwell; Van Nostrand; Prospect; Spruce; Williams; Elliott; Elizabeth; Lawrence; Bonnie View; W. Dickerson; Liberty; W. Dickerson; Elk; W. Blackwell; S. Morris; Orchard; Gold; Prospect; S. Sussex; last 4 pages are misc. additions, can be any street.]
1373MORRIS14- 17DOVER TOWN, WARD 3, BOUNDED BY (N) ROCKAWAY RIVER; (E) ROCKAWAY RIVER, E. SALEM; (S) TOWN LIMITS; (W) WARD LINE, MORRIS [(43 pages) Includes the following streets: East Blackwell; Mercer; East Blackwell; Union; East Blackwell; N. Morris; River; South Essex; Bergen; Essex; S. Bergen; Essex; East Dickerson; S. Morris; E. Dickerson; Monmouth; Essex; S. Morris; Cottage; Millbrook; Munson; Millbrook; Summer; Munson; S. Morris; Cross; New; Crystal; Livingston; Boonton; 1st; Highland; Boonton; 4th; Kearney; 5th; 4th; 3rd; 1st; Penn; Liberty; Kensington; 6th; Crystal; New; Park; Byram; 2nd; Park Place; Hillcrest; Park Ave; Mountain; Moller Place; S. Salem; Crystal; E. Blackwell; Park; last 3 pages are misc. additions, can be any street.]
1373MORRIS14- 18DOVER TOWN, WARD 4 (PART), BOUNDED BY TOWN LIMITS; MORRIS CANAL; WARD LINE, BERGEN, MT. HOPE AVE. [(30 pages) Includes the following streets: Congor; Cooper; Christopher; Jackson; Clark; East McFarlan; King; Berry; Mt Hope; Lincoln; Oak; Elm; Searing; Guy; Maple; Beech; Maple; Ekstrom; Locust; McDavit; Clark]
1373MORRIS14- 19DOVER TOWN, WARD 4 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) MORRIS CANAL; (E) TOWN LIMITS; (S) E. SALEM, ROCKAWAY RIVER; (W) RAILROAD TRACKS [(43 pages) Includes the following streets: Hudson; Richards; Passaic; Richards; Union; Reeves; Sammis; Richards; 
1373MORRIS14- 20EAST HANOVER TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 21FLORHAM PARK BOROUGH
1373MORRIS14- 22COLLEGE OF ST. ELIZABETH
1373MORRIS14- 23HANOVER TWP. (EAST PART) AND WHIPPANY VILLAGE (PART)
1373MORRIS14- 24HANOVER TWP. (WEST PART) AND WHIPPANY (PART) AND CEDAR KNOLLS VILLAGES
1373MORRIS14- 25HARDING TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 26JEFFERSON TWP. (NORTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 27JEFFERSON TWP. (SOUTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 28KINNELON BOROUGH
1373MORRIS14- 29LINCOLN PARK BOROUGH
1373MORRIS14- 30MADISON BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) BOROUGH LIMITS; (E) BOROUGH LIMITS; (SW) MAIN, PARK AVE.
1373MORRIS14- 31MADISON BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) MAIN; (E) BOROUGH LIMITS; (S) BOROUGH LIMITS, NOE AVE., WOODLAND RD., SAMSON AVE., RAILROAD TRACKS; (W) GREEN VILLAGE RD.
1373MORRIS14- 32MADISON BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) RAILROAD TRACKS; (E) SAMSON AVE., WOODLAND RD., NOE AVE.; (S) BOROUGH LIMITS; (W) GREEN VILLAGE RD.
1373MORRIS14- 33MADISON BOROUGH (PART) BOUNDED BY (N) PARK AVE., MAIN; (E) GREEN VILLAGE RD.; (S) BOROUGH LIMITS; (W) BOROUGH LIMITS.
1373MORRIS14- 34MENDHAM BOROUGH
1373MORRIS14- 35MENDHAM TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 36MINE HILL TWP.
1373MORRIS14- 37MONTVILLE TWP. (NORTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 38MONTVILLE TWP. (SOUTH PART)
1373MORRIS14- 39MORRIS TWP. (NORTH PART) EXCLUDING MORRISTOWN TOWN
1373MORRIS14- 40MORRIS TWP. (SOUTH PART) EXCLUDING MORRISTOWN TOWN
1374MORRIS14- 41MORRIS PLAINS BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 42MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 1 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) PARK PL., WATER; (E) RAILROAD TRACKS; (S) ELM; (W) SOUTH
1374MORRIS14- 43MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 1 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) EVERGREEN AVE.; (E) TOWN LIMITS; (S) MORRIS AVE., MORRIS; (W) RAILROAD TRACKS
1374MORRIS14- 44MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 1 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) ELM; (E) MORRIS, MORRIS AVE., COLUMBIA TPK.; (S) TOWN LIMITS; (W) MADISON AVE., SOUTH
1374MORRIS14- 45MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 2 (PART), BOUNDED BY SPEEDWELL AVE., VAIL PL., VAIL PL. EXTENDED, POCAHONTAS LAKE, SPEEDWELL AVE.; TOWN LIMITS; EVERGREEN AVE., WATER
1374MORRIS14- 46MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 2 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LIMITS; (E) TOWN LIMITS, SPEEDWELL AVE.; (S) POCAHONTAS LAKE, VAIL PL. EXTENDED, VAIL PL.; (W) SPEEDWELL AVE., SPEEDWELL PL., SUSSEX AVE., CUTLER
1374MORRIS14- 47MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 2 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LIMITS; (E) CUTLER, SUSSEX AVE., SPEEDWELL PL., SPEEDWELL AVE.; (S) EARLY, MILLS; (W) WASHINGTON
1374MORRIS14- 48MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 3 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) TOWN LIMITS, WASHINGTON, MILLS; (E) EARLY, ATNO AVE., WASHINGTON; (S) WESTERN AVE.; (W) TOWN LIMITS
1374MORRIS14- 49MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 3 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) WESTERN AVE., WASHINGTON, ATNO AVE.; (E) EARLY, SPEEDWELL AVE.; (S) PARK PL., BANK, MARKET, MT. KEMBLE AVE.; (W) TOWN LIMITS
1374MORRIS14- 50MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 4 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) MT. KEMBLE AVE., MARKET, BANK; (S) SOUTH; (S) JAMES; (W) MACULLOCH AVE.
1374MORRIS14- 51MORRISTOWN TOWN, WARD 4 (PART), BOUNDED BY (N) MT. KEMBLE AVE., MARKET; (E) MACULLOCH AVE., JAMES, SOUTH, MADISON AVE.; (S) TOWN LIMITS; (W) TOWN LIMITS
1374MORRIS14- 52MOUNT ARLINGTON BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 53MOUNT OLIVE TWP.
1374MORRIS14- 54MOUNTAIN LAKES BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 55NETCONG BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 56PARSIPPANY TROY HILLS TWP. (WEST PART)
1374MORRIS14- 57NEW JERSEY STATE HOSPITAL FOR INSANE [aka Greystone]
1374MORRIS14- 58PARSIPPANY TROY HILLS TWP. (EAST PART)
1374MORRIS14- 59MORRIS CO. CHILDREN'S HOME
1374MORRIS14- 60PASSAIC TWP. (WEST PART) AND MILLINGTON AND STIRLING (PART) VILLAGES
1374MORRIS14- 61PASSAIC TWP. (EAST PART) AND STIRLING VILLAGE (PART)
1374MORRIS14- 62PEQUANNOCK TWP.
1374MORRIS14- 63RANDOLPH TWP.
1374MORRIS14- 64RIVERDALE BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 65ROCKAWAY BOROUGH (WEST PART)
1374MORRIS14- 66ROCKAWAY BOROUGH (EAST PART)
1374MORRIS14- 67ROCKAWAY TWP. (NORTH PART)
1374MORRIS14- 68ROCKAWAY TWP. (SOUTH PART)
1374MORRIS14- 69PICATINNY ARSENAL
1374MORRIS14- 70U. S. NAVAL AMMUNITION DEPOT AND MARINE BARRACKS
1374MORRIS14- 71KENVIL (PART) AND PORT MORRIS VILLAGES AND ROXBURY TWP. (NORTH PART) EXCLUDING MOUNT ARLINGTON BOROUGH
1374MORRIS14- 72ROXBURY TWP. (SOUTH PART) AND KENVIL (PART), LEDGEWOOD, AND SUCCASUNNA VILLAGES
1374MORRIS14- 73WASHINGTON TWP. (NORTH PART)
1374MORRIS14- 74WASHINGTON TWP. (SOUTH PART)
1374MORRIS14- 75WHARTON BOROUGH (WEST PART)
1374MORRIS14- 76WHARTON BOROUGH (EAST PART)

Hospitals in Morris County

Roll NumberCountyEDEnumeration District (ED) Descriptions
1373Morris14-16Dover General Hospital
1374Morris14-42Morristown Memorial Hospital
1374Morris14-49All Soul's Hospital [Morristown]
1374Morris14-50Mills Private Hospital
1374Morris14-57New Jersey State Hospital for Insane [aka Greystone]

County Jail

Roll NumberCountyEDEnumeration District (ED) Descriptions
1374Morris14-49Morris County Jail

Schools

Roll NumberCountyEDEnumeration District (ED) Descriptions
1373Morris14-21St. Joseph Preparatory School for Boys
1373Morris14-34St. John Baptist School
1373Morris14-39Morristown School
1374Morris14-54Crossdale Country School
1374Morris14-54St. John's Private School

Convents

Roll NumberCountyEDEnumeration District (ED) Descriptions
1373Morris14-07St. Claire's Covent
1373Morris14-11Sisters of Charity Convent
1373Morris14-17Sisters of St. Dominic Convent
1373Morris14-32Sisters of Charity Convent
1373Morris14-34Mallinekruat Convent
1373Morris14-34St. Ann's Home (Convent of St. John the Baptist)
1374Morris14-41Sisters of St. Dominic Convent
1374Morris14-50Sisters of Charity Convent
1374Morris14-55Convent of Sisters of St. Benedict
1374Morris14-75Sisters of St. Dominic Convent
 

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