Bradford Surname in the Tennessee Census, 1800-1930

1850 Census - McMinn County, TN

Free inhabitants of the 23rd Subdivision E of Gem in the County of McMinn State of Tennessee  enumerated by me on the * day of * 1850
* pg 259=Sept 18th, 264=Sept 12th, 274=Sept 15th, 330=Oct 4th
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estate
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w/in
year
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Illiteratedeaf
dumb
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842587George C. Bradford44M  Farmer1800Tenn        264
Margaret W.39F      "       
E.B.15M  Student  "  /   
Sarah R.10F      "  /   
Rachel J.8F      "  /   
759422Charles Bradford20M  Merchant  Tenn        259
1059718P. A. Bradford30M  Farmer3000Tenn         274
Mary J.27F        "        
James10M      "  /   
Saml8M      "  /   
Wm. F.6M      "       
Alex3M      "       
Sarah4/12F      "       
21601483James Bradford68M  Lawyer5000Tenn        330
Nancy37F      Va       
Chas K.17M  Shadow??  Tenn  /   
Mary16F      "  /   
Cornelia14F      "  /   
James12M      "  /   
William8M      "  /   
John6M      "  /   
Franklin4M      "       
Henry3M      "       
infant1M      "       
Gemima Kinder(?)68F      Va       



1850 Census - Monroe County, TN

Free inhabitants of the 8th Civil District in the County of Monroe State of Tennessee  enumerated by me on the 24th day of Oct 1850
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NameAgeSexRaceOccupationReal
estate
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12591259Mary Bradford70F     100 SC    /  178
Nancy "40F      " "       
Marion "17M      TN  /   
Malvina "13F      " "  /   
Caroline "10F      " "       
Rachaell "9F      " "       
Sarah "8F      " "       
Margarett "6F      " "       
12601260Samuel Bradford46M  Mechanic    NC       178
Mahala "40F      VA    /  
Naldoreon(?) "14F      TN  /   
Napoleon "11M      Tenn.  /    179
Harriett "8F      " "  /   
Not Named "7/12F      " "       



1860 Census - Bradley County, TN

Free inhabitants of the Tenth District in the county of Bradley State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 12th day of July 1860
Post Office:  Cleveland  *note, no race is listed, but all the females have a check mark under the "color" column.
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lling
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ily
NameAgeSexColorOccupationReal
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Value
Birth
Place
Married
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Year
SchoolCan't
read/
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Deaf/
Dumb/
Blind/
Idiotic
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16010531053J. S. Bradford36M  Farmer90001800Ten       
M(e?)ary A.24F/      "       
Dortholia A.6F/      "       
Francis R.4F/      "  // 
Nancy E.3F/      "       
Sarah A.7?/12F/      "        
Free inhabitants of the Eleventh District in the county of Bradley State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 5th day of July 1860
Post Office:  Cleveland  *note, no race is listed, but all the females have a check mark under the "color" column.
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John W. Ber(?)48M  Farmer2000500Tenn       
Jane48F/        
Edmund W.20M           
Louisa E.15F/     /  
N.B. Bradford21M      /  



1860 Census - McMinn County, TN

Free inhabitants of the 10th Civil District in the county of McMinn State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 27th day of June 1860
Post Office:  R??ceville  *note, no race is listed, but there seems to be a random check mark under the "color" column.
PgDwe-
lling
Fam-
ily
NameAgeSexColorOccupationReal
Value
Personal
Value
Birth
Place
Married
In
Year
SchoolCan't
read/
write
Deaf/
Dumb/
Blind/
Idiotic
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52380380Samuel Bradford56M/Carpenter   50NC       
Mahala45F    VA       
Angeline23F    TN       
Harriet18F    "       
53388388A.P. Bradford35M/R.R. Conductor50004500TN       
Susan A.24F    GA       
John6M    TN      
G?. C. Bradford54M/Rail Road Agent  TN       
Free inhabitants of the 12th Civil District in the county of McMinn State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 9th day of July 1860
Post Office:  Athens  *note, no race is listed, but there seems to be a random check mark under the "color" column.
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81592592C.K. Bradford26M        NC       
Levi Atwood14M         "       
Taylor "12M        GA       
Wesley "10M        "       
Jane "4F        TN       
Eliza "33F/Seamstress    NC       
Free inhabitants of the 15th Civil District in the county of McMinn State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 24th day of July 1860
Post Office:  Cog Hill *note, no race is listed, but there is a check mark for the head of thehousehold under the "color" column. 
Census taker checked column #11 for all those in school, not sure why because they definitely weren't married, must have been a mistake
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120875875David Bradford53M/Farmer1600300NC       
Sarah48F        VA       
Julia A.15F        TN//   
Mary Jane14F        "//    
Sarah C.13F        "//   
George S.11M        "//    
Hannah9F        "//   
Lucinda6F        "       
Elizabeth4F        "       
Free inhabitants of the 15th Civil District in the county of McMinn State of Tennessee enumerated by me on the 30th day of July 1860
Post Office:  Cog Hill  *note, no race is listed, but there is a check mark for the head of the household under the "color" column.
Census taker checked column #11 for all those in school, not sure why because they definitely weren't married, must have been a mistake
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13910191019P. A. Bradford48M/Farmer40005000TN       
James I(?)19M        "//   
Samuel W.17M        "//   
William P.13M        "//   
Alexander C.11M        "//   
Mary E.9F        "//   
Sarah R. 7F        "//   
Henry C.6/12M        "       



1860 Census-Monroe County, TN

Free inhabitants of the 2 & Others Districts in the county of Monroe State of Tenn enumerated by me on the      day of June 1860
Post Office: Sweetwater
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lling
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ily
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NameAgeSexColorOccupationReal
Value
Personal
Value
Birth
Place
Married
In
Year
SchoolCan't
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write
Deaf/
Dumb/
Blind/
Idiotic
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23168173Marion Bradford27M  Farmer400200Tenn    
M. J. Bradford25F     "        0
H. E. Bradford3F     "       
McA Bradford1F     "       
24169174Nancy Bradford57F  Laborer    Tenn       
M. Bradford23F  "   "  / 
C. Bradford22F "  "    
Rosline Bradford18F "  "    
Margaret Bradford16F "  "    



1870 Census - Bradley County, TN

Inhabitants in Eighth Civil District in the County of Bradley, State of Tennessee, enumerated by me on the ** day of August 1870
Post Office:  Cleveland, Tennessee  *=page 7 on Aug 2, pg 10 and 11 on Aug 3
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lling
Fam-
ily
NameAgeSexColorOccupationReal ValuePersonal ValuePlace of BirthFather foreignMother foreignborn in yearmar. in yearschoolcan't readcan't writedeaf,
dumb,
blind,
idiotic
male over 21male over 21 & cannot vote
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75757Bradford Henry C10MWAt Home  TN    /     
Margaret28FMDomestic Servant  TN     //   
Amanda13FMDomestic Servant  TN     //   
Martha7FM   TN          
107878Bradford Napoleon31MWBridge Witchman  TN        / 
Mary L.24FWKeeping House  TN          
Laura G.(?)7FW   TN          
John W.6MW   TN          
William E.2MW   TN          
Napoleon1/12MW   TN  yes       
118686Bradford Eliza25FBKeeping House  TN     //   
Samuel30MBFarm Laborer  TN     // / 
Margaret1FB   TN          
Inhabitants in Tenth Civil District in the County of Bradley, State of Tennessee, enumerated by me on the 17 day of August 1870
Post Office:  Cleveland, Tennessee
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13102102Bradford Mary A.34FWKeeping House  TN          
Frances R.13FW   TN    /     
Nancy E12FW   TN    /     
Sarah A.11FW   TN    /       
James S.10MWAt Home  TN    /     
Thomas C.5MW   TN