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Census Data: More Than Just A Population Count with Janis Forte

  • 21 September 2022
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 102 E Wesley St, Wheaton, IL 60187

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Janis ForteA exploration and review of elements in the census including the population count and supplemental schedules as the valuable information revealed. Between 1820 and 1880, census separate supplemental schedules contain valuable information which should be incorporated into the lifestyle and history of your research families. Commonly referred to as ‘non-population schedules’ these returns including: Agricultural, Manufacturing & Industry, Mortality, and Social Statistics Schedules contain significant social, economic and genealogical information. This lecture provides an exploration of selected schedules and highlights the value of their content in the structure and history of family and community life. This lecture also presents special censuses and a review of selected state census.

Located at and Co-hosted with DuPage County Historical Museum

This event is in person only. A handout will be distributed at the event. Please register to receive program reminders and updates.


The DuPage County Genealogical Society is an incorporated, 501(C)(3) not-for-profit organization. Our focus is on providing education for genealogists and assisting in preserving and making available local records of genealogical interest. Our mailing address is P. O. Box 3, Wheaton, IL, 60187.  

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