University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Limestone County Census Records, 1850, 1860



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Limestone County (Tex.)
Title: Limestone County Census Records
Dates: 1850, 1860
Abstract: Composed of two bound volumes of Photostats, the Limestone County (Texas) Census Records, 1850, 1860, document the free inhabitants and slaves living in Limestone County, Texas.
Extent: 2 vols.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Composed of two bound volumes of Photostats, the Limestone County (Texas) Census Records, 1850, 1860, document the free inhabitants and slaves living in Limestone County, Texas. The records include demographic information, such as age, sex, place of birth, and occupation, as well as the number of slaves owned by various individuals.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects
Census -- Texas -- Limestone County.
Census districts -- Texas -- Limestone County.
Slavery -- Texas -- Limestone County.
Places
Limestone County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th century.
Limestone County (Tex.) -- Archives.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Limestone County Census Records, 1850, 1860, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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4N48a Limestone County (Texas) Census Records, 1850, 1860