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The following information is *not* a complete listing from the above listed Register.

There are almost 50 columns on each page of this register, of which I will list below.  For the transcription of the register pages, I will only be listing the information which is filled in for each entry. 

Register#; Ward or District; Name; Age; Sex; Color (White, Mulatto, Black); Date of Admission; If committed, by whom; Place of Settlement; Nativity; If Foreigners (Time in U.S., At what port landed); Occupation; Education (Unable to read or write, Could write their name); Civil Condition (Was never married, Married, Widowed); Habits (Abstinent, Moderate Drinker, Intemperate); Moral Condition (No. times had been in jail, Had frequented house of Prositution) Beginning of 2nd Page.  Re-Admissions (No. of times received, Former Register #'s); Physical Condition (Able-bodied, Not able-bodied); Classification (Sane, Insane, Idiotic, Blind, Deaf and Dumb, Hospital Case, Vagrants); Inmates of Hospital (Disease, Result); Date of Discharge; How Discharged; Number of Days Supported; Cause of Pauperism; Remarks.

#527:  Harry Snyder, child of "Alce Miller"; male; white; born Aug. 21, 1889; District; Penna.; Unable to read/write; Was Never Married; Abstinent; Able-bodied; Sane; Feb. 5, 1892; Indentured.

#528:  Mary Deheiser; 7y; Female; white; Nov. 11, 1889; District; Penna.; unable to read/write; Was Never Married; Abstinent; Able-bodied; Sane; Dec. 12, 1889; Out on trial; No Home.


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