Re:Question about 1850 census
I have questions about the 1850 census. Many names
have a (1) or (2) to the right. Do these names
indicate anything regarding marriages? I've never
been able to figure this one out.
Also my John Carr family seems to have its children
out of birth order. Another puzzle.
Finally, is there any chance that the abbreviation SC
could indicate Scotland? I have one distant cousin
who is sure that John Carr was born in Scotland but I
say SC is South Carolina. Plus his children indicated
father born in South Carolina in later censuses. Any