United States Census Veterans Schedules

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Additional information may be found on the United States Census Portal page.


Historical Background



1890 Veterans Schedules

When the 1890 census was taken, schedules were made of Union Civil War veterans or their widows. Information includes:

  • Name
  • Rank, company, name of regiment or vessel
  • Date of enlistment, date of discharge, length of service
  • Post office address
  • Disability incurred
  • Remarks

Veterans schedules are available on microfilm at the National Archives and the Family History Library and online.

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