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Nonpopulation Census Records: Massachusetts

Nonpopulation census schedules for Massachusetts are reproduced in eight NARA microfilm publications listed below. 1820-1880
M279. Records of the 1820 Census of Manufactures (27 rolls). Roll 2 contains Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

T1204. Nonpopulation Census Schedules for Massachusetts, 1840-1880 (40 rolls).
Roll 1: 1850 Agriculture: Barnstable-Essex counties
Roll 2: 1850 Agriculture: Franklin-Hampshire counties
Roll 3: 1850 Agriculture: Middlesex-Plymouth counties
Roll 4: 1850 Agriculture: Suffolk-Worcester counties
Roll 5: 1850 Manufacturing: Barnstable-Middlesex counties
Roll 6: 1850 Manufacturing: Nantucket-Worcester counties
Roll 7: 1850 Social Statistics: Barnstable-Franklin counties
Roll 8: 1850 Social Statistics: Hampden-Worcester counties
Roll 9: 1850 Mortality: Barnstable-Plymouth counties
Roll 10: 1850 Mortality: Suffolk-Worcester counties

Roll 11: 1860 Agriculture: Barnstable-Essex counties
Roll 12: 1860 Agriculture: Franklin-Hampshire counties
Roll 13: 1860 Agriculture: Middlesex-Norfolk counties
Roll 14: 1860 Agriculture: Plymouth-Worcester counties
Roll 15: 1860 Manufacturing: Barnstable-Worcester counties
Roll 16: 1860 Social Statistics: Barnstable-Worcester counties
Roll 17: 1860 Mortality: Barnstable-Worcester counties

Roll 18: 1870 Agriculture: Barnstable-Bristol counties
Roll 19: 1870 Agriculture: Dukes-Hampshire counties
Roll 20: 1870 Agriculture: Middlesex-Worcester counties
Roll 21: 1870 Manufacturing: Barnstable-Hampden counties
Roll 22: 1870 Social Statistics (Aggregate): Banstable-Worcester counties, and 1870 Mortality: Barnstable-Middlesex counties
Roll 23: 1870 Mortality: Nantucket-Worcester counties

Roll 24: 1880 Agriculture: Barnstable-Berkshire counties
Roll 25: 1880 Agriculture: Bristol-Essex counties
Roll 26: 1880 Agriculture: Franklin-Hampden counties
Roll 27: 1880 Agriculture: Hampshire-Middlesex counties
Roll 28: 1880 Agriculture: Nantucket-Suffolk counties
Roll 29: 1880 Agriculture: Worcester county
Roll 30: 1880 Manufactures: Barnstable-Franklin counties
Roll 31: 1880 Manufactures: Hampden-Norfolk counties
Roll 32: 1880 Manufactures: Plymouth-Worcester counties

Roll 33: 1880 Delinquent Classes: Barnstable-Essex counties
Roll 34: 1880 Delinquent Classes: Franklin-Middlesex counties
Roll 35: 1880 Delinquent Classes: Nantucket-Suffolk (part: see note below)counties
Roll 36: 1880 Delinquent Classes: Suffolk (part: see note below) thru Worcester counties
Roll 37: 1880 Mortality: Barnstable-Essex (part: see note below) counties
Roll 38: 1880 Mortality: Essex (part: see note below) thru Hampshire counties
Roll 39: 1880 Mortality: Middlesex-Norfolk counties
Roll 40: 1880 Mortality: Plymouth-Worcester counties

Note: Researchers interested in Suffolk Co. 1880 Mortality Schedules should search both rolls 36 and 37 in case of disarrangement and/or different information on each roll. Researchers interested in Essex Co. 1880 Mortality Schedules should search both rolls 37 and 38, as there appears to be two sets of mortality schedules and most (if not all) towns will be found on both rolls. These mortality schedules are disarranged, that is, they are not in alphabetical order.

1935 Census of Business
M1797. Schedules of Advertising Agencies (1 roll). Entire U.S.

M2066. 1935 Census of Business: Schedules of Banking and Financial Institutions (31 rolls). Massachusetts is on rolls 1, 11, 15, 16, 22, 28, and 29.

M2067. 1935 Census of Business: Schedules of Miscellaneous Enterprises (43 rolls). Massachusetts is on:
Roll 14: Maine (part) and Massachusetts (Barnstable-Norfolk (part) counties)
Roll 15: Massachusetts (Norfolk (part)-Worcester counties)
M2068. 1935 Census of Business: Schedules of Motor Trucking for Hire (103 rolls). Arranged by state, then by county. Massachusetts is on:
Roll 1: Autauga Co., AL - Montgomery Co., AL
Roll 2: Morgan Co., AL - Pope Co., AR (part)
M2069. 1935 Census of Business: Schedules of Public Warehousing (6 rolls). Massachusetts is on:
Roll 39: Somerset Co., MD (part) - Essex Co., MA (part)
Roll 40: Essex Co., MA (part) - Plymouth Co., MA (part)
Roll 41: Plymouth Co., MA (part) - Worcester Co., MA; Supplemental Massachusetts schedules
M2070. 1935 Census of Business: Schedules of Radio Broadcasting Stations (1 roll). Entire U.S.

Nonpopulation Schedules Available Elsewhere

The Massachusetts Archives has these nonpopulation censuses for Massachusetts:
Agriculture: 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880
Defective, Dependent, and Delinquent Classes: 1880
Industry/Manufacturing: 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880
Social Statistics: 1850, 1860, 1870

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