Each One Teach One: The Education of the Texas  Freedmen 

Census Data Over Time -  ILLITERATE FREE COLORED/NEGRO FEMALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER

 

 

Texas: ILLITERATE FREE COLORED/NEGRO FEMALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
County 1850
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ANDERSON 0 0 870 0 0 0 0 815
ANDREWS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
ANGELINA 1 0 152 0 0 0 0 350
ARANSAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 44
ARCHER 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 25
ARMSTRONG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
ATASCOSA 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 655
AUSTIN 0 0 1,344 0 0 0 0 401
BAILEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
BANDERA 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 36
BASTROP 0 0 910 0 0 0 0 1,008
BAYLOR 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 16
BEE 0 0 11 0 0 0 0 726
BELL 0 0 183 0 0 0 0 458
BEXAR 2 0 481 0 0 0 0 7,646
BEXAR DISTRICT 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0
BLANCO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32
BORDEN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
BOSQUE 0 0 94 0 0 0 0 141
BOWIE 0 0 448 0 0 0 0 1,038
BRAZORIA 0 0 1,305 0 0 0 0 551
BRAZOS 0 0 785 0 0 0 0 912
BREWSTER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 364
BRISCOE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
BROOKS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 352
BROWN 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 106
BUCHEL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
BURLESON 0 0 570 0 0 0 0 606
County 1850
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BURNET 0 0 65 0 0 0 0 75
CALDWELL 0 0 481 0 0 0 0 1,623
CALHOUN 3 0 202 0 0 0 0 78
CALLAHAN 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 54
CAMERON 0 0 35 0 0 0 0 3,219
CAMERON-STARR-WEB 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CAMP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 352
CARSON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
CASS/DAVIS 0 0 569 0 0 0 0 839
CASTRO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
CHAMBERS 0 0 74 0 0 0 0 87
CHEROKEE 0 0 608 0 0 0 0 846
CHILDRESS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22
CLAY 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 54
COCHRAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
COKE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
COLEMAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91
COLLIN 0 0 279 0 0 0 0 489
COLLINGSWORTH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
COLORADO 0 0 745 0 0 0 0 790
COMAL 0 0 70 0 0 0 0 373
COMANCHE 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 132
CONCHO 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 98
COOKE 0 0 69 0 0 0 0 159
CORYELL 0 0 46 0 0 0 0 138
COTTLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 51
CRANE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CROCKETT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 51
CROSBY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
CULBERSON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 32
County 1850
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DALLAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 44
DALLAS 0 0 410 0 0 0 0 2,662
DAWSON 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 12
DE WITT 0 0 335 0 0 0 0 937
DEAF SMITH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
DELTA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 131
DENTON 0 0 86 0 0 0 0 212
DICKENS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
DIMMIT 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 445
DONLEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
DUVAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 619
EASTLAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 280
ECTOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
EDWARDS 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 42
EL PASO 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 4,809
ELLIS 0 0 266 0 0 0 0 1,019
ENCINAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ERATH 0 0 21 0 0 0 0 325
FALLS 0 0 923 0 0 0 0 1,088
FANNIN 0 0 470 0 0 0 0 581
FAYETTE 0 0 1,160 0 0 0 0 760
FISHER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72
FLOYD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
FOARD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
FOLEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
FORT BEND 0 0 1,286 0 0 0 0 1,310
FRANKLIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 92
FREESTONE 0 0 459 0 0 0 0 531
FRIO 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 728
GAINES 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
County 1850
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GALVESTON 0 0 663 0 0 0 0 1,039
GARZA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24
GILLESPIE 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 192
GLASSCOCK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
GOLIAD 3 0 164 0 0 0 0 540
GONZALES 0 0 690 0 0 0 0 1,172
GRAY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
GRAYSON 0 0 394 0 0 0 0 856
GREGG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 518
GRIMES 1 0 1,534 0 0 0 0 880
GUADALUPE 1 0 459 0 0 0 0 1,414
HALE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
HALL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20
HAMILTON 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 104
HANSFORD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
HARDEMAN 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 54
HARDIN 0 0 37 0 0 0 0 414
HARRIS 0 0 1,248 0 0 0 0 4,154
HARRISON 0 0 1,717 0 0 0 0 2,217
HARTLEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
HASKELL 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 53
HAYS 0 0 236 0 0 0 0 640
HEMPHILL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
HENDERSON 1 0 333 0 0 0 0 438
HIDALGO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3,029
HILL 0 0 122 0 0 0 0 589
HOCKLEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
HOOD 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 50
HOPKINS 0 0 298 0 0 0 0 446
HOUSTON 1 0 666 0 0 0 0 754
County 1850
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HOWARD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
HUDSPETH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91
HUNT 0 0 201 0 0 0 0 516
HUTCHINSON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
IRION 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
JACK 0 0 15 0 0 0 0 17
JACKSON 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 410
JASPER 0 0 322 0 0 0 0 407
JEFF DAVIS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73
JEFFERSON 0 0 95 0 0 0 0 2,364
JIM HOGG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 149
JIM WELLS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 422
JOHNSON 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 245
JONES 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 112
KARNES 0 0 34 0 0 0 0 1,019
KAUFMAN 0 0 176 0 0 0 0 937
KENDALL 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 63
KENEDY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
KENT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
KERR 0 0 14 0 0 0 0 51
KIMBLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34
KING 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
KINNEY 0 0 32 0 0 0 0 126
KLEBERG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 490
KNOX 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 41
LA SALLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 430
LAMAR 0 0 752 0 0 0 0 1,062
LAMB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LAMPASAS 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 56
LAVACA 0 0 472 0 0 0 0 558
County 1850
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LEE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 309
LEON 0 0 495 0 0 0 0 575
LIBERTY 2 0 403 0 0 0 0 417
LIMESTONE 0 0 274 0 0 0 0 572
LIPSCOMB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16
LIVE OAK 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 174
LLANO 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 32
LOVING 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LUBBOCK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 61
LYNN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
MADISON 0 0 316 0 0 0 0 206
MARION 0 0 896 0 0 0 0 444
MARTIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MASON 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 13
MATAGORDA 0 0 480 0 0 0 0 310
MAVERICK 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 491
MCCULLOCH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 110
MCLENNAN 0 0 855 0 0 0 0 1,486
MCMULLEN 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 35
MEDINA 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 673
MENARD 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 27
MENORA 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 0
MIDLAND 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29
MILAM 0 0 531 0 0 0 0 1,079
MILLS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 44
MITCHELL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 49
MONTAGUE 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 162
MONTGOMERY 0 0 560 0 0 0 0 559
MOORE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
MORRIS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 310
County 1850
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MOTLEY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
NACOGDOCHES 1 0 656 0 0 0 0 760
NAVARRO 0 0 363 0 0 0 0 899
NAVARRO-ELLIS-TAR N/A 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
NEWTON 2 0 152 0 0 0 0 354
NOLAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 89
NUECES 0 0 73 0 0 0 0 1,163
OCHILTREE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
OLDHAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
ORANGE 0 0 45 0 0 0 0 511
PALO PINTO 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 243
PANOLA 0 0 753 0 0 0 0 646
PARKER 0 0 38 0 0 0 0 170
PARMER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8
PECOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 190
POLK 0 0 846 0 0 0 0 537
POTTER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57
PRESIDIO 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 771
RAINS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
RANDALL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
REAGAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
REAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
RED RIVER 0 0 789 0 0 0 0 802
REEVES 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 195
REFUGIO 0 0 41 0 0 0 0 214
ROBERTS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
ROBERTSON 0 0 842 0 0 0 0 1,226
ROCKWALL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 151
RUNNELS 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 124
RUSK 0 0 1,421 0 0 0 0 899
County 1850
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1870
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SABINE 0 0 209 0 0 0 0 280
SAN AUGUSTINE 0 0 401 0 0 0 0 442
SAN JACINTO 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 353
SAN PATRICIO 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 679
SAN SABA 0 0 25 0 0 0 0 55
SCHLEICHER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31
SCURRY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
SHACKELFORD 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 11
SHELBY 0 0 338 0 0 0 0 544
SHERMAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
SMITH 0 0 1,409 0 0 0 0 1,157
SOMERVELL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
STARR N/A 0 5 0 0 0 0 866
STEPHENS/BUCHANAN 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 21
STERLING 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
STONEWALL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25
SUTTON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 53
SWISHER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
TARRANT 0 0 110 0 0 0 0 1,447
TAYLOR 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 168
TERRELL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56
TERRY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
THROCKMORTON 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 7
TITUS 0 0 525 0 0 0 0 348
TOM GREEN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 225
TRAVIS 1 0 688 0 0 0 0 1,542
TRINITY 0 0 226 0 0 0 0 361
TYLER 0 0 258 0 0 0 0 235
UPSHUR 0 0 743 0 0 0 0 543
UPTON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
County 1850
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1870
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1890
1900
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1920
UVALDE 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 429
VAL VERDE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 927
VAN ZANDT 0 0 126 0 0 0 0 300
VICTORIA 0 0 372 0 0 0 0 582
WALKER 0 0 1,130 0 0 0 0 583
WALLER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 358
WARD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 167
WASHINGTON 0 0 2,119 0 0 0 0 920
WEBB N/A 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,537
WHARTON 0 0 679 0 0 0 0 835
WHEELER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
WICHITA 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 187
WILBARGER 0 0 N/A 0 0 0 0 80
WILLACY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71
WILLIAMSON 0 0 132 0 0 0 0 915
WILSON 0 0 84 0 0 0 0 878
WINKLER 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
WISE 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 190
WOOD 0 0 245 0 0 0 0 516
YOAKUM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
YOUNG 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 78
ZAPATA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 208
ZAVALA 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 179