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1855 NEW YORK ACTUAL CENSUS

Originally Recorded Surname Spelling



ORLEANS COUNTY

Albion Township

HN FN Name Age Sex Race Occup Value Birth Mwy Sch Cnrw Com
 
Page 320   
     WESCOTT, David E. 54 M W  Clothier   NY        
       Wescott, Salina 40 F W     ENG        
       Dawson, Harmon 15 M W     ENG        stepson
 



ORLEANS COUNTY

Barre Township

HN FN Name Age Sex Race Occup Value Birth Mwy Sch Cnrw Com
 
Page 28   
     WESTCOTT, David 57 M W  Farmer   NY        
       Westcott, Celinda 53 F W     CT        
       Westcott, Harvey A. 32 M W     NY        
       Westcott, Mary A. 31 F W     NY        
       Westcott, Julia 30 F W     NY        
       Westcott, Calvin B. 26 M W     NY        
       Westcott, Lewis 3 M W     NY        grandson
 
Page 47   
     GIBSON, Newell 59 M W  Farmer   MA        
       Gibson, Emily (Westcott) 59 F W     NY        
       Gibson, Sarah 15 F W     NY        
 



ORLEANS COUNTY

Clarendon Township

HN FN Name Age Sex Race Occup Value Birth Mwy Sch Cnrw Com
 
Page 67   
     WESTCOTT, John 44 M W  Shoemaker   ENG        
       Westcott, Mary 46 F W     ENG        
       Westcott, William 16 M W  Farmer   NY        
       Westcott, Thomas 14 M W     NY        
       Westcott, Emeline 13 F W     NY        
 





  1. hn--House Number; fn--Family Number.
  2. * -- signifies inability to read.
  3. na -- abbreviation for not available.
  4. sch -- abbreviation for attended school.
  5. com -- abbreviation for disability/comments.
  6. cnrw -- abbreviation for cannot read and write.
  7. mwy -- abbreviation for married within the census year.
  8. nfng -- abbreviation for no first name given.
  9. 1855 census informaton, enumerated June 1, 1855:
       Name, age, sex, race
         Whether deaf and dumb, blind, insane or idiotic
         Value of real estate, occupation
         Birthplace, married within the year
         Student, literacy, pauper or convict