Cameron County Genealogy Project
Census Records

From time to time, the website where these files are housed changes the addresses to the pages.

Use the main site address if these links do not work -  www.us-census.org 

Then go to  Online Census Inventory- Pennsylvania- Cameron County to find each year


dot.gif (910 bytes)  1820, 1830, 1840 Shippen and Keating Townships - This link is to the McKean County site.   There are familiar Shippen TWP surnames in Keating Township...not sure if there is a connection.

dot.gif (910 bytes)  1850 Townships pre-Cameron County - Cameron County was a part of Elk, McKean, Clinton and Potter Counties in 1850

dot.gif (910 bytes)  1860 Cameron County pre Cameron County- Cameron County was a part of Elk, McKean, Clinton and Potter Counties when the census was taken in 1860.

dot.gif (910 bytes)  1863 Septennial Census

dot.gif (910 bytes)  1870 Cameron County - This project, taken on by Mary Ellen Smith, is Complete!.  If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen know....she spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!

  • Index A-G

  • Index H-M

  • Index N-Z

  • Emporium Borough   Part 1 (House # 1-124)  Part2 (House # 125-172) -pg0532a, pg0538a

  • Gibson Part 1 (House # 1-84) Part 2 (House # 85-155) Part3 (House # 156-190)-pg0486a, pg0492a, pg0498a

  • Grove  - pg0502a

  • Lumber  - Part 1 (House 1- 84)  Part 2 (House 85- 123)pg0508a, pg0514a

  • Portage  - pg0518a

  • Shippen  Part1 (House #1-102) Part 2 (House #103-192) -pg0520a, pg0526b

  •     1870 Mortality Schedule- This is a list of people who died in 1870 before the 1870 Census was taken.  Contributed by Donna (Caskey) Jones

    dot.gif (910 bytes)  1880 Cameron County - This project taken on by Mary Ellen Smith and Donna Gigliotti is now complete. If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen and Donna know....they spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!  

  • Index  A-C

  • Index  D-H

  • Index  I- L

  • Index  M-Q

  • Index  R-Z

  • dot.gif (910 bytes) 1890 Cameron County Special Veterans Census - Mary Ellen Smith has transcribed this rarely seen census record. If you find it useful, please drop her a note and let her know! This census is of military veterans living in the county in 1890. The surviving 1890 schedules provide the address, number of families in the house, number of persons in the house, and number of persons in the family. Individuals are listed by name; whether a soldier, sailor, or marine during the Civil War; and whether Union or Confederate or whether the widow of a veteran; relationship to head of family; whether white, black, mulatto, quadroon, octoroon, Chinese, Japanese, or Indian; sex; age; marital status; whether married during the year; if a mother, number of children and number living; place of birth of the individual and his or her father and mother; if foreign born, how many years in the United States; whether naturalized or in the process of naturalization; profession, trade, or occupation; months unemployed during census year; ability to read and write; ability to speak English; if not, language or dialect spoken; whether suffering from acute or chronic disease (if so, name of disease and length of time afflicted); whether defective in mind, sight, hearing, or speech; or whether crippled, maimed, or deformed (with name of defect); whether a prisoner, convict, homeless child, or pauper; whether the home is rented or owned by the head or a member of the family (if so, whether mortgaged); if the head of family was a farmer, if he or a family member rented or owned the farm; and, if mortgaged, the post office address of the owner.

    dot.gif (910 bytes)  1900 Cameron County - This project, by Mary Ellen Smith, is Complete!.  If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen know....she spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!

    dot.gif (910 bytes)  1910 Cameron County This project, by Mary Ellen Smith, is Complete!.  If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen know....she spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!.  The Census images are also online so you can see the the actual pages of the original census (see below)

    dot.gif (910 bytes) 1920 Cameron County - Mary Ellen Smith has completed transcribing the 1930 Census. If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen know....she spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!.

            

    dot.gif (910 bytes)  1930 Cameron County - Mary Ellen Smith has completed transcribing the 1930 Census. If you find this information useful, please let Mary Ellen know....she spent hundreds of hours reading and typing all of this information so it would be available for us to use!.

      dot.gif (910 bytes)  1940 Cameron County is online here


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