The United States Census of 1860 was the eighth Census conducted in the United and it captured a more refined picture of the United State's population of 31,443,321...that included in the official enumeration the names of 49-year-old Edward Dickinson Baker, and his household as officially recognized residents of the South Salem Precinct, in Oregon.

According to the official U.S. Census website, "the Eighth Census of the United States was authorized by the previous census May 23, 1850 act. On ...


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