Ambrose Surname

1820-1830 Census Records

Washington Co, NC

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Washington Co NC was formed in 1799 from Tyrrell County NC

It is bounded by: Bertie, Beaufort, Hyde, Martin and Tyrrell counties

The courthouse is located in Plymouth, NC and was burned in 1862, 1869 & 1873. Deed records survived all the fires and are intact from 1799 to present. Marriage records are available from 1851 to present. Court minutes for the superior court start in 1822. Most other records begin in 1873 after the last fire. Birth & Death recording began in 1913 and records are at the courthouse.

 

The name Ambrose is most often pronounced as Ambers or Ambrus in Washington Co NC

 1820 Census - History & Use

Breakdown of the 1820 census: Free White Males & Free White Females (age breakdown is the same except for the male category of 16-18); Head of Families; Under 10; 10 & under 16; 16-18 (males only); 16 & under 26; 26 & under 45; 45 & upward; Foreigners not naturalized; # of persons engaged in: Agriculture; Commerce; Manufacture: Slaves male & female & free colored broken down by age groups of: Under 14; 14-25; 26-44; 45 upward; all other persons except Indians not taxed

Pay Attention!!!:

All males 16-18 were counted TWICE! Any male between the age of 16-18 will be found in both age group 16-18 and 16-26

The following was abstracted from the Washington Co NC USGenWeb site.

 

David Ambrose: Pg 407, line # 3:
Males: Under 10: 1; 26-45: 1; Females: Under 10: 2; 26-45: 1; Agr: 1
Names before and after: David Airs, Senr; Micajah Stubbs; Aaron Harrison; James A Davis; Hugh Spruill; Silas Snell; William Furlaw, Senr; William Furlaw; Junr; David Ambrose; Enos Tarkington; Sarah Tarkinton; Eli Chesson; Isaac Ambrose; William Brown; Enoch Cradick; Levi Hassell
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Isaac Ambrose: Pg 407, line # 7:
Males: Under 10: 1; 16-26: 1; Females: Under 10: 1; 16-26: 1; Agr: 1
Names before and after: William Furlaw, Senr; William Furlaw, Junr; David Ambrose; Enos Tarkinton; Sarah Tarkinton; Eli chesson; Isaac Ambrose; William Brown; Enoch Cradick; Levi Hassell; Evan Phelps; Emery Phelps; George Phelps; Lanaton(?) Phelps; Jesse Phelps; Moses Davenport; Sarah Hair
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James Ambrose: Pg 409, line #40:
Males: Under 10: 1; 10-16: 1; 45+: 1; Females: 10-16: 1; 16-26: 2; Agr: 2
Names before and after: Mary Fagan; Arthur Rhoads; John Frasier, Senr; Lydia Blount; Lois Jones, Christopher Duchett; Jesse Barnes; John Gibson; James Ambrose; Micajah Ambrose; James Furlough; Daniel Clifton; John Barnes; Daniel Circklin; Levi Ambrose
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Micajah Ambrose: Pg 409, line # 41:
Males: Under 10: 3; 45+: 1: Females: Under 10: 2; 10-16: 1; 16-26: 2; 26-45: 2; 45+: 2; Agr: 1
Names before and after: Mary Fagan; Arthur Rhoads; John Frasier, Senr; Lydia Blount; Lois Jones, Christopher Duchett; Jesse Barnes; John Gibson; James Ambrose; Micajah Ambrose; James Furlough; Daniel Clifton; John Barnes; Daniel Circklin; Levi Ambrose
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Levi Ambrose: Pg 409, line # 46:
Males: Under 10: 1; 26-45: 1; Females: 16-26: 1; 26-45: 1; 45+: 1; Agr: 1
Names before and after: James Ambrose; Micajah Ambrose; James Furlough; Daniel Clifton; John Barnes; Daniel Circklin; Levi Ambrose; John Jones; Abralom Davenport; Jonathan Stone; William Lewis; John Banks; Henry Banks; Isaac Skittlethorp
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Names Found in Census Indexes for Other Counties in NC: James B Ambers, Pitt Co pg 47; Nancy Ambers, Tyrrell Co Pg 2; Daniel Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 30; Peter Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 30; Reuben Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 19; Shadrack Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 33; Silus Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 33; E Ambrose, Micajah Ambrose, William B Ambrose all Wake Co from tax lists

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1830 Census - History & Use

The 1830 Census is broken down in five year increments: Free White Males & Free White Females: Under 5; 5 & under 10; 10 & Under 15; 15 & under 20; 20 & under 30; 30 & under 40; 40 & under 50; 50 & under 60; 60 & under 70; 70 & under 80; 80 & under 90; 90 & under 100; 100 & upwards; Slaves Male & Female & Free Colored; Under 10; 10 & under 24; 24 & under 36; 36 & under 55; 55 & Under 100; 100 & upwards

 

David Ambrose: Pg 556; line # 26
Males: Under 5: 2; 5-10: 1; 10-15: 1; 30-40: 1; Females: Under 5: 1; 5-10: 1; 10-15: 1; 30-40: 1
Names before and after: Mourning Girkin; Joshua Jones; Nancy Snell; Edward Overton; Ann Oliver; Mary Davenport; Charles Bateman, Charles B Davenport, William Cullipher, Alexander Davenport, David Ambrose; Evin Phelps; Andrew Bateman; Jehue Ambrose; Daniel Oliver; Nathan Oliver, Silvanius Spruill; Abraham Davenport  
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Jehue Ambrose: Pg 557, line # 3
Males: Under 5: 1; 40-50: 1; Females: 40-50: 1
Names before and after: Edward Overton; Ann Oliver; Mary Davenport; Charles Bateman, Charles B Davenport, William Cullipher, Alexander Davenport, David Ambrose; Evin Phelps; Andrew Bateman; Jehue Ambrose; Daniel Oliver; Nathan Oliver, Silvanius Spruill; Abraham Davenport
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Micajah Ambrose: Pg 559, line # 3
Males: Under 5: 1; 5-10: 2; 15-20: 2; 50-60: 1; Females: Under 5: 1; 10-15: 2; 20-30: 1; 40-50: 2; 90-100: 1
Names before and after: Isam Long; Esther Davenport; Bennet Craddick; John Long; Whearly Tarkington; Jephthah Davenport; Moses Spruill; Miles Bateman; Micajah Ambrose; Uriah Phelps; John Arnold, Levi Ambrose, Alexander H Davenport; Robert W Clary; Benjamin Cullipher; Uriah Swanner
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Levi Ambrose: Pg 559, line # 6
Males: Under 5: 2; 5-10: 4; 30-40: 2; Females: 10-15: 1; 30-40: 1; Slaves: Males: Under 10: 2; Females: 24-36: 1
Names before and after: Whearly Tarkington; Jephthah Davenport; Moses Spruill; Miles Bateman; Micajah Ambrose; Uriah Phelps; John Arnold, Levi Ambrose, Alexander H Davenport; Robert W Clary; Benjamin Cullipher; Uriah Swanner; Andrew Phelps; Joseph Furlaw; Daniel Clifton
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Isaac Ambrose: Pg 559, line # 23
Males: 10-15: 1; 30-40: 1; Females: Under 5: 2; 5-10: 2; 30-40: 1
Names before and after: Daniel Clifton; Robert B Davis; Aaron Spruill; Allen Bateman; Jasper Phelps; Pealedge Tarkington; Isaiah Alexander; Eli Chesson; Benjamin Arnold; Jesse Hatfield; Isaac Ambrose; William Forlaw; James Davenport; John Conry; Joseph Arnold; Henry Phelps; Enock Craddick; Penelope Fortin; Silby Powers, James Forlaw; Reubin Clifton
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Shadrick Ambrose: Pg 561, line # 3
Free Colored: Males 24-36: 1
Names before and after: Joseph T Phelps; William Brown, Elisha Phelps, Joseph J Phelps; John Bateman; Charles Spruill; William Overton; Enos B Tarkenton; Joseph Long Col.; Edmond Davenport; Shadrick Ambrose; Malachi Hare; Nathan D Phelps; Evin Spruill; John Long; Obediah Spruill; Asa Stelly; John Patrick, senr; Robert Knowls
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Ruth Ambrose: Pg 563, line # 12
Males: 10-15: 1; Females: 15-20: 1; 20-30: 1; 30-40: 1; 60-70: 1: Slaves: Males: 10-24: 1; Females: Under 10: 1; 36-55: 1
Names before and after: John Hopkins; Caron Skittlethorp; Henry Hardy; William Scott; Elizabeth Alexander; Noah Phelps, Junr; Charles T Phelps; Dorothy Biggs; Levi Biggs; William Forlaw junr; Joseph Allen; Ruth Ambrose; Josiah Collins, junr; Jacob Hassell; Amelia Phelps; Bailey Phelps; John Biggs; Samuel Woodley; Fredrick Phelps; Sarah Hare; Stephen Davenport

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 Names Found in Census Indexes for Other Counties in NC: Elizabeth Ambrose, Wake Co pg 415; Ann Ambrose, Edgecomb Co pg 291; Daniel Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 219; Esther Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 225; Nancy Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 234; Peter Ambrose, Onslow Co pg 225; Peyton Ambrose, Wake Co pg 414;

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