Late War Union Soldiers
HIBO

Military

Composite

Individual

17th VT

Economic

Census 1860

Tables

Methodology

Census 1860

Connecticut (161,366)

OccupationPercent Count = 145,223 (90%)

farmer 18.97 30612
laborer 9.72 15683
servant 7.95 12831
farm laborer 7.12 11489
factory hand 5.80 9352
shoemaker 2.41 3892
clerk 2.41 3885
mariner 2.21 3573
carpenter 2.07 3333
merchant 1.71 2758
machinist 1.66 2677
mechanic 1.63 2633
teacher 1.61 2600
blacksmith 1.49 2398
weaver 1.15 1859
painter - varnisher 1.13 1817
seamstress 1.10 1771
joiner 0.98 1577
apprentice 0.88 1425
manufacturer 0.87 1410
mason (brick and stone) 0.79 1273
student 0.78 1253
hatter 0.76 1230
coach maker 0.68 1098
tailor 0.63 1018
tailoress 0.60 972
mantua maker 0.55 880
clergyman 0.54 878
moulder 0.54 870
quarryman 0.51 823
laundress 0.50 813
milliner 0.49 783
fisherman 0.48 780
other 0.44 710
physician 0.44 707
trimmer 0.43 695
grocer 0.41 664
railroadman 0.41 655
butcher 0.39 622
stone - marble cutter 0.37 590
agent 0.36 583
tinsmith 0.34 553
paper manufacturer 0.34 550
harness maker 0.34 549
spinner 0.34 548
peddler 0.33 534
wheelwright 0.32 523
teamster 0.32 519
gunsmith 0.31 503
gardener - nurseryman 0.30 484
lawyer 0.29 468
civil - mechanical engineer 0.28 452
cabinet maker 0.28 444
cigar maker 0.27 436
miller 0.27 434
carter 0.27 431
hoopskirt maker 0.26 419
ship carpenter 0.26 417
clock maker 0.24 380
driver 0.23 375
brick maker 0.23 370
printer 0.22 362

Notes

Data from USCensus 1860

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