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Mitchel, Martin; Osborn, Joseph H. / Geographical and statistical history of the county of Winnebago ... to which is prefixed a general view of the state of Wisconsin, together with a census table from its first settlement to the present time.
(1856)

Wisconsin,   pp. [7]-51 PDF (10.4 MB)


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CENSUS OF WISCONSIN FROM 1840 TO 1855.
Counties 1840  1846  1847  1850  1855
Adams        185  6868  
Bad Axe                 4,823
Brown       2107  2662  2914  6223  6699
Buffalo         832
Calumet  2751    407    836  1,060   3,631
Chippewa       615  3638
Clark           838
Columbia    1,969   3,791  9,565   17,965
Crawford 1503      1,449   1444     2,399   3323
Dane   314  776   8,289   10,935  37,714
Dodge   67   7787  14905  19140  34540
Door          739
Douglass         385
Dunn          1,550
Fond du Lac.    139    3,544   7,459   14,512  24,784
Grant   3,926   12,034  11,720  16,169  23,175
Green          930   1594   4758   6,487   14,727
Lowa  3078  14906  7963  10479  15,205
Jackson                                                    1,098
Jefferson  914  8,860   11,464  15,339  26,869
Keewaunee          1,109
Kenosha        10730  12507
L.a Crosse         3904
La Fayette      9335  11556  16064
La Pointe     364   595  417
Manitowoc 235  629  1,285   3,7121 13,048
Marathon       466   1,447
Marquette 18    986   2.261   8,642  114,873
Milwaukee 5603  15922  22791  31119  46265
Monroe         2407
Oconto          1,501
Outagamie         4,914
Ozaukee         12,973
Pierce                    1,720
Polk          547
Portage 1623  931  1504  1267  5151
Racine  3475  17983  19238  14971  20673
Richland       903  5584
Rock   1,701   12407   14,720  30,717   31,364
St. Croix.    1,419  1,674   624  2040
Sauk    102    1003   2,178   42 72   13,614
Shawauno         254
Sheboypan  133     1,637   5,580   8,386   20,391
Trempeleau         493
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Walworth 2863  13,473  15047   17476  20287
Washington   343  7473  15447  19476  18897
Waukesha   13793  15866  19324  2402
Waupaca         4437
Waushara         5541
Winnebago 135  732  2748  10167  17439
Total  30945  155277 210546 305566 552109
This population is spread over fifty counties, into which the state is divided
as follows:
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