Transcribed by: Marla Snow, August 2007

1880 Census  For: 

State: Washington Ter County: Whatcom Town/Township: Nooksack Precinct Enumeration Dist. No.: 1 Date: June 5, 1880 Enumerator Name: John A. Tennant Page No.:7
Line Name of Street House Number Dwelling houses numbered in order of visitation Families numbered in order of visitation The Name of each Person whose place of abode, on 1st day of June, 1880, was in this family Color-White, W; Black, B; Mulatto, Mu; Chinese, C; Indian, I Sex-Male, M; Female, F. Age at last birthday prior to June 1, 1880.  If under 1 year, give months in fractions, thus: 0/12 If born within census year, give the month Relationship of each person to the head of the family-whether wife, son, daughter, servant, boarder, or other Single, /. Married, /. Widowed, /, Divorced, D Married during census year /. Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each person, male or female. Number of months this person has been unemployed during the Census year. Is the person [on the day of the Enumerator's visit} sick or temporarily disabled, so as to be unable to attend to ordinary business or duties?  If so, what is the sickness or disability? Blind, /. Deaf and Dumb, /. Idiotic, /. Insane, /. Maimed, Crippled, Bedridden, or otherwise disabled, /. Attended school within the Census year, /. Cannot read, /. Cannot write, /. Place of Birth of this person, naming State or Territory of United States, or the Country, if of foreign birth Place of Birth of the Father of this person, naming the State or Territory of United States, or the Country, if of foreign birth. Place of Birth of the Mother of this person, naming the State or Territory of United States, or the Country if of foreign birth.
1     66 66 Reed, James W M 35   Self /       Farmer                     Penn. N Y Ohio
2     67 67 McLeod, Aleck W M 34   Self /       Farmer                     Nova Scotia Scotland Scotland
3     68 68 McLeod, Joseph W M 30   Self /       Farmer                     Nova Scotia Scotland Scotland
4     69 69 Fountain, Reuben W M 44   Self /       Farmer                     Virginia Virginia Virginia
5         Fountian, Charles L. W M 24   Nephew /       Farmer                     Virginia Virginia Virginia
6     70 70 Blakerfort, Henry W M 30   Self /       Farmer                     Prussia Prussia Prussia
7     71 71 Sefert, Herman W M 38   Self     W   Farmer                     Baden Baden Baden
8         Sefert, Adalinde W F 8   Daughter /                       /     California Baden Baden
9         Sefert, Adolf W M 6   Son /                       /     Wash. Ter Baden Baden
10     72 72 Hanover, Davis W M 60   Self /       Farmer                   / Ireland Ireland Ireland
11     73 73 Caldwell, Samuel W M 74   Self /       Farmer                     N H N H N H
12       74 Rice, Dana E. W M 50   Self   /     Farmer                     New York N H N H
13         Rice, Carrie W F 33   Wife   /     Keeps House                     Canada England Canada
14         Rice, Waldron W M 14   Son /       At School               /     Illinois New York Canada
15         Rice, Jessie W F 12   Daughter /       At School               /     Illinois N Y Canada
16         Rice, Louis W M 11   Son /       At School               /     Illinois N Y Canada
17         Rice, Joseph W M 9   Son /                       /     California N Y Canada
18         Rice, Benny W M 7   Son /                             California N Y Canada
19         Rice, Alice M. W F 1   Daughter /                             Wash. Ter N Y Canada
20         Rice, Sarah C. W F 1   Daughter /                             Wash. Ter N Y Canada