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1865 Illinois Statewide Census

Each township consists of 36 sections, each section being six square miles. As of the 1990 census, Jo Daviess County had 23 townships: Apple River, Berreman, Council Hill, Derinda, Dunleith, East Galena, Elizabeth, Guilford, Hanover, Menominee, Nora, Pleasant Valley, Rawlins, Rice, Rush, Scales Mound, Stockton, Thompson, Vinegar Hill, Wards Grove, Warren, West Galena, and Woodbine.

For more detailed information, please visit the Conner Prairie's Rectangular Survey & Federal Land Sales website.


1st Census of the Lead Mining District

1830 Lead Mining District Census
Introduction to the 1830 Lead Mining District Census
Detail of Census

1840 Cehttp://nsus, Miner's Districts

It is important that you review the Introduction to the 1840  census of the Miner's Districts in order to fully appreciate the information that it provides.

This census is indexed in alphabetical order.

A-B, C-D, E-F-G, H-I-J, K-L, M-N, O-P-Q, R-S, T-U-V, W-X-Y-Z

Indexed below is the detail of the census. First check the above linked index, note the county, and then look in the respective district in the detailed census below.

Jo Daviess Co., IL; pgs. 357-367
Jo Daviess Co., IL; pgs. 368-379
Jo Daviess Co., IL; pgs. 380-391

all of Clayton Co., IA
Dubuque Co., IA; pgs. 31-38
Dubuque Co., IA; pgs. 41-52
Jackson Co., IA; pgs. 149-153
Jackson Co., IA; pgs. 154-158

all of Crawford Co., WI
Grant Co., WI; Part 19-20
Grant Co., WI; Part 21-23
Grant Co., WI; Pgs. 24-26
Grant Co., WI; Pgs. 27-43
Grant Co., WI; pgs. 44-46
Iowa Co., WI; pgs. 48-57
Iowa Co., WI; pgs. 58-65
Iowa Co., WI; pgs. 66-72


1860 Census Index

Letters A - B  C - D;   E - F;   G - H - I;   J - K - L;   M - N - O;   P - Q;   R - S;   T - U - V;   W - X - Y - Z

1870 Census Index

Letters  A - B   C - D   E - F - G   H - I - J - K   L - O   P - S   T - Z

1880 Census Index

Letters  A - B, C - E, F - G, H - I - J, K - L - MC - M, N - O - P - Q - R, S - T, U - V - W - X - Y - Z

The Jo Daviess USGenWeb site is looking for volunteers. Are you interested in assisting with the preparation of the US Census for Jo Daviess County? We need volunteers who can retype Mr. Hansen's index. If interested, please contact Cheryl Hemingway, County Coordinator

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