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US Census Listings

St John the Baptist Parish

Louisiana


 Copied from microfilm by Dwayne Montz

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NOTES

Some census listings of St John the Baptist Parish are subdivided into wards.  The parish is divided into six such units, three on each side of the Mississippi River.  Wards 1, 2 and 3 are on the West Bank and Wards 4, 5 and 6 are on the East Bank of the river.

Ward 1: From St Charles Parish line extending upriver to the 2nd Ward.  The community of Lucy is in the 1st Ward.

Ward 2: Center portion of West Bank extending from 1st Ward upriver to the 3rd Ward. Edgard, the Parish Seat, is in the 2nd Ward.

Ward 3: End of 2nd Ward extending upriver to the St James Parish line.  The community of Wallace is in the 3rd Ward.

Ward 4:  From St Charles Parish line extending upriver to the 5th Ward.  Laplace, the largest community in the parish, is in the 4th Ward as are the areas known as Crevasse and Frenier and Ruddock.

Ward 5: Center portion of East Bank extending from 4th Ward upriver to the 6th Ward.  The community of Reserve is in the 5th Ward as is the area known as Lions.

Ward 6: End of 5th Ward extending upriver to the St James Parish line.  The communities of Garyville and Mt Airy are in the 6th Ward.




INDEX TO LISTINGS

1830
1840
1860
1870
1880
(partial listing)
1900
(Wards 4, 5 & 6 Only)

 
1920
(partial listing)





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