Cheshire, County, NH

1790 census

Population by town.

Town

Number of Heads of families

Free White males of 16 years and upword, including heads of household

Free white males under 16 years

Free white females, including heads of household

All other free people

Slaves

Total

Acworth

117

160

197

348

0

0

705

Alstead

188

268

285

558

1

0

1,112

Charlstown

160

307

254

531

1

1

1,094

Chesterfield

315

441

532

928

2

0

1,902

Claremont

240

348

389

682

2

2

1,423

Cornish

161

238

258

484

1

1

982

Croydon

94

121

150

262

3

0

536

Dublin

157

227

223

444

5

0

899

Fitzwilliam

187

255

278

505

0

0

1,038

Gilson

54

70

64

164

0

0

298

Hinsdale

86

127

142

251

0

4

524

Jaffrey

203

285

336

606

11

0

1,238

Keene

208

319

318

663

5

2

1,307

Langdon

42

58

76

108

2

0

244

Lenpster

72

110

95

207

3

0

415

Marlborough

138

175

219

392

0

0

786

Marlow

64

73

90

156

0

0

319

New Grantham

60

90

88

153

1

1

333

Newport

132

187

198

389

4

1

779

Packersfield

123

170

208

343

3

0

724

Plainfield

190

229

277

486

2

0

1,024

Protectworth

46

56

49

104

0

1

210

Richmond

221

332

368

680

0

0

1,380

Rindge

188

276

306

554

7

0

1,143

Stoddard

123

162

194

344

0

1

701

Sullivan

37

48

68

103

1

0

220

Surry

79

117

111

220

0

0

448

Swanzey

192

291

286

572

6

0

1,155

Unity

88

133

139

265

1

0

538

Walpole

195

327

335

589

1

2

1,254

Washington

97

137

135

273

0

0

545

Wendell

51

70

64

133

0

0

267

Westmoreland

299

473

524

998

4

1

2,000

Winchester

189

298

311

595

4

1

1,209

============

====

====

====

====

====

====

======

Total---------------

4,796

7,008

7,576

14,090

70

18

28,753


NH 1790 Poplation by County

County

Population

Cheshire

28,763

Grafton

13,468

Hillsborough

32,881

Rockingham

43,185

Strafford

23,609

===========

=========

Total

141,906

[Return To Cheshire County, MH 1790 Census Page]

Census Counter