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from 1880 Census Returns


Nelson ST CLAIR      Self M Male    W 36 NY 
                                 Farmer CAN NY 
Elvira ST CLAIR       Wife M Female W 34 VT 
                                Keeping House VT VT 
Carlton ST CLAIR     Son S Male      W 10 NY
                                At School NY VT 
Ema M. ST CLAIR     Dau S Female  W  7 NY
                                At School NY VT 
Joseph N. ST CLAIR Son S Male      W  5 NY 
                                At School NY VT 
Ernest ST CLAIR      Son S Male      W  3 NY 
                                       NY VT 
Source Information:
Census Place Dresden, Washington, New York 
Family History Library Film 1254942 
NA Film Number T9-0942 
Page Number 60C 



CENSUS  cenĚsus  sen(t)-s&s
The manuscript census is the single fullest genealogical record. 
Every ten years, the government commissioned census takers 
who visited every house in their district. 
There, they asked the head of the household a series of personal
questions: the age of everyone in the home, his or her race, wealth,
occupation, age, literacy, physical state, and birthplace. 
The Content of each census questionnaire varied.





  
This information compiled by Michael James Higgins