1850 Census of Russia Township
by Patricia Holsworth, 2001)
Russia Township includes Oberlin, Ohio, and its immediate surroundings.
The 1850 census is an invaluable source for historians and a gem for genealogists,
as well as for curiosity seekers interested in the history of Oberlin.
This census includes the following information:
Name of every Person whose usual place of abode on the first day of
Age, Sex, "Color" (categories listed are "white", "black", or "mulatto")
"Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each Male Person
over 15 years of age"
of Real Estate Owned"
of Birth. Naming the State, Territory, or Country."
Our listing of census entries is arranged alphabetically by
the last name of the household head. Subsequent members of the household are
listed beneath that name.
Last name beginning with: