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Research Guide to Special Federal Census Schedules for Connecticut at the Connecticut State Library

Special federal census schedules can provide valuable information for historians and genealogists. They include:

The following special federal census schedules for Connecticut are available for use at the State Library. Researchers wishing to consult original volumes that have not been microfilmed should consult the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections Materials. A list of Professional Genealogists Familiar with Connecticut State Library Collections is available should you be unable to visit the library personally.  For additional census records, see the Research Guide to Census Records at the Connecticut State Library and the Research Guide to Colonial and State Census Records at the Connecticut State Library.

  Industry Agriculture Social Statistics Mortality
1810 None located at CSL Not taken    
1820
Microfilm
Mfilm
317.46
C76c
4i
Roll 4
     
Original
Volumes
None located
at CSL
Not taken    
1830 Not taken Not taken    
1840 None Located at CSL None Located at CSL    
1850
Microfilm
Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
7i
Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
7a
  Mfilm
317.46
M841m
Reel 1
Original
Volumes
317.46
fC76c
7i
Vault 11
317.46
C76c
7th/a
Vault 11
317.46
fc76c
7th/s
Vault 11
317.46
fC76c
7th/m
1850
Vault 11
1860
Microfilm
Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
8thi
Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
8a
  Mfilm
317.46
M841m
Reel 1
Original
Volumes
317.46
fC76c
8th
i
Vault 11
317.46
fC76c
8th
a
Vol 1*/Vol 2**
Vault 11
317.46
8th-9th
s
1860-1870
Vault 11
317.46
8th
m
Vault 11

* Volume 1 contains all counties except Windham and Tolland
** Volume 2 contains Windham and Tolland counties

  Industry Agriculture Social Statistics Mortality
1870
Microfilm
Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
9th
i
    Mfilm
317.46
M841m
Reel 1
Original 317.46
fC76c
9th
i
Vault 11
317.46
fC76c
9th/a
vol1*/vol2*
Vault 11
317.46
fC76c
8th-9th/s
1869-1870
Vault 11***
317.46
fC76c
9th
m
Vault 11

* Volume 1 contains towns A-N
** Volume 2 contains towns O-W
*** 1870 Social Statistics schedules show only summaries at county level

1880 Industry Agriculture Defective,
Dependent & Delinquent
Mortality
Microfilm Mfilm
317.46
fC76c
10
ma
    Mfilm
317.46
M841m
Reel 2
Original
Volumes *
No call-number
Vault 11
No call-number
Vault 11
No call-number
Vault 11
No call-number
Vault 11

* Volume 1 contains Fairfield and Hartford Counties; Volume 2 contains Litchfield, Middlesex, and New Haven Counties; and Volume 3 contains Tolland and Windham Counties.

Prepared by the History and Genealogy Unit, Connecticut State Library, 11-96. Revised 12-08.