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Census for Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York

Census for Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York

Dates: 1815-1903

Photocopies of handwritten copies of the "First Census" of 1815 listing census roll 224. The census contains names of resident and non-resident taxpayers of Potsdam, New York. Additional entries for 1903 were added from the Potsdam Museum. The lists contain birth and death dates, where persons were buried, names of spouses and other relatives, and when the individuals arrived in Potsdam. Among the names listed are Asael Smith, grandfather of the first president of the Mormon Church, Joseph Smith (1801-1844), and other members of the Smith family.

  • Extent: 1 item (ca. 50 pages)
  • Call Number: MSS 1074
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Census for Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1074; Census for Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1074, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Smith family; Smith, Asael, 1744-1830; City and Town Life; Potsdam (N.Y.)--Census; Saint Lawrence County (N.Y.)--Census; Social Life and Customs
Genre / Form
Census records
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSS1074
Finding Aid Title
Census for Potsdam, St. Lawrence County, New York
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-12-22T04:15-0700
Finding Aid Language
English


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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
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