The first census the 1790 census of St. Mary"s County, Maryland

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Published by Printing Press, [Distributed by] The Society in Leonardtown, MD .

Written in English

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  • Saint Mary"s County (Md.),
  • United States,
  • Maryland,
  • Saint Mary"s County.


  • Registers of births, etc. -- Maryland -- Saint Mary"s County,
  • Saint Mary"s County (Md.) -- Genealogy,
  • Saint Mary"s County (Md.) -- Census, 1790,
  • United States -- Census, 1st, 1790

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Other titles1790 census of St. Mary"s County, Maryland
Statementtranscribed and compiled by the St. Mary"s County Historical Society.
GenreGenealogy., Census, 1790., Census, 1st, 1790.
ContributionsSt. Mary"s County Historical Society.
LC ClassificationsF187.S2 F57 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 26 p. ;
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL489747M
LC Control Number98220369

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For two centuries, census totals used to apportion Congress have included all residents. The Supreme Court on Monday heard the Trump administration’s argument for only counting citizens.

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