Statewide Records that exist for Texas are 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1890 (fragment, see below), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930 and 1940. There are Industry and Agriculture Schedules 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Slave Schedules exist for 1850 & 1860. The Mortality Schedules for the years 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Texas took territorial censuses during in 1814, 1817, and 1819.
Colonial, Republic and State Censuses
- 1783 and 1796: Mission rolls, reports, and statistical reviews
- 1797 and 1826: Some rancho censuses are extant for these years
- 1828 Padron: lists home, age, occupation, marital status, and religion, as well as family members.
- No state censuses were taken for Texas.
- No censuses were taken under the Republic of Texas (1836 -45), although tax records provide a substitute census for 1840.
Texas Census Links
- Rootsweb Texas Census Look Ups (rootsweb.ancestry.com)
- Texas Census Project (usgenweb.org)
- Texas Census QuickFacts (census.gov)
- Texas Census, 1820-90 (search.ancestry.com)
- Republic of Texas Poll Lists for 1846 (search.ancestry.com)
- Census records and Cherokee muster rolls (search.ancestry.com)
- Links to Online Texas Census Records (census-online.com)
- Texas Census Extraction Forms (ancestry.com)
- U.S. Federal Census Guides
- United States Federal Census for Texas (search.ancestry.com)
- Texas, Voter Registration Lists, 1867-1869 (search.ancestry.com)
- 1860 Texas Federal Census (fold3.com)
- 1930 Texas Federal Census (fold3.com)
- 1860 Federal Slave Schedule (search.ancestry.com)
- Census 2000 Data for the State of Texas (census.gov)
- Overview of the U.S. Census (ancestry.co.uk)
- Texas Census Books (amazon.com)