1850 - 1880 Census Index of Persons listed as Black or Mulatto in Windham County, Vermont  
Note:  Not all towns in Windham County have been indexed.  
Westminster - 1850 - the enumerator did not indicate race on the 1850 census.  Three persons were recognized and are listed here; there may have been others.  
Actual census images can be seen online on Ancestry.com, Genealogy.com, as well as other sites.  
   
Seq Census Yr County Town Lastname Firstname Census Name Home in 1850 Age Est Birth Year Birthplace Gender Race Occupation Relationship Household Comments  
1 1850 Windham Brattleboro Barnard Ellen Ellen Barnard Brattleboro, Windham, VT 31 1819 VT F Black     Wells Goodhue    
107 1870 Windham Whitingham Barnes Albert     20 1850 MA M Mulatto Farm Laborer   Danl Barnes    
105 1870 Windham Whitingham Barnes Daniel     61 1809 MA M White   Self Head of Household    
108 1870 Windham Whitingham Barnes Freeman M     19 1851 MA M Mulatto Farm Laborer   Danl Barnes    
106 1870 Windham Whitingham Barnes Louisa E     55 1815 VT F Mulatto   Wife Danl Barnes Confirmed 1850  
109 1870 Windham Whitingham Barnes Reuben M     36 1834 MA M Mulatto? Farmer Self Head of Household    
8 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Adline Adline Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 8 1842 MA F Black     Asa Booth    
2 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Asa Asa Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 50 1800 MA M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
5 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Asa Jr Asa Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 19 1831 MA M Black Laborer   Asa Booth    
32 1860 Windham Guilford Booth Asahael Isabel Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 60 1800 MA M Black Farm Laborer Self Head of Household    
9 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Aurilla Aurilla Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 3 1847 VT F Black     Asa Booth    
3 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Catherine Catherine Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 40 1810 MA F Black     Asa Booth    
33 1860 Windham Guilford Booth Catherine Catharine Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 53 1807 MA F Black     Asahael Booth    
7 1850 Windham Guilford Booth David David Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 12 1838 VT M Black     Asa Booth    
11 1850 Windham Halifax Booth David David Booth Halifax, Windham, VT 12 1838 VT M Black     William McNichols    
47 1860 Windham Marlboro Booth David David Rooth Marlboro, Windham, VT 22 1838 VT M Black Farm Laborer   Luther Ames Rooth  
60 1870 Windham Brattleboro Booth David     30 1840 MA M Black Farm Laborer   Pratt    
35 1860 Windham Guilford Booth Frank Frank Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 7 1853 VT M Black     Asahael Booth    
10 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Joseph Joseph Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 6.12 1850 VT M Black     Asa Booth    
34 1860 Windham Guilford Booth Joseph Joseph Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 10 1850 VT M Black     Asahael Booth    
4 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Louisa E Louisa E Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 20 1830 MA F Black     Asa Booth    
6 1850 Windham Guilford Booth Thomas Thomas Booth Guilford, Windham, VT 17 1833 MA M Black Laborer   Asa Booth    
198 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Abby J.     19 1861 VT F Mulatto Servant Other Stephen K. Cobb    
52 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks Abigail     22 1828 NH F Mulatto     William Brooks    
192 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Abigail     37 1843 NH F White   Wife William H. Brooks    
189 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Eliza J.     40 1840 NH F Mulatto   Wife James Brooks    
184 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Ellen     16 1864 VT F Mulatto   Dau Thaddeus Brooks    
55 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks Eunice     56 1794 VT F Mulatto     William Brooks    
53 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks Ezra     3 1847 NH M Mulatto     William Brooks    
54 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks Francis     1 1849 NH M Mulatto     Willam Brooks    
187 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Frank     5 1875 VT M Mulatto   Son Thaddeus Brooks    
185 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Gertie C.     14 1866 VT F Mulatto   Dau Thaddeus Brooks    
89 1870 Windham Westminster Brooks Gertrude     3 1867 VT F Black     Thaddeus Brooks    
88 1870 Windham Westminster Brooks Helen     6 1864 VT F Black     Thaddeus Brooks    
193 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Herbert W.     13 1867 VT M Mulatto   Son William H. Brooks    
49 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks James     23 1827 NH M Black     George Black    
56 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks James     22 1828 NH M Black Laborer   William Brooks    
188 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks James     40 1840 NH M Mulatto Farm Laborer Self Head of Household    
90 1870 Windham Westminster Brooks L Nathan     7 1863 VT M Black     Thaddeus Brooks    
87 1870 Windham Westminster Brooks Mary     33 1837 Canada F Black     Thaddeus Brooks    
183 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Mary E.     40 1840 Canada F Mulatto   Wife Thaddeus Brooks    
186 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Nathan     11 1869 VT M Mulatto   Son Thaddeus Brooks    
50 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks Thaddeus     28 1822 VT M Black Farmer   B. W. Clarke    
86 1870 Windham Westminster Brooks Thaddeus     33 1837 VT M Black Day Laborer Self Head of Household    
182 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Thadeus     50 1830 VT M Mulatto Laborer Self Head of Household    
29 1850 Windham Westminster Brooks William     17 1833 NH M blank Laborer   James May    
51 1860 Windham Westminster Brooks William     34 1816 NH M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
191 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks William H.     43 1837 NH M Mulatto Farm Laborer Self Head of Household    
190 1880 Windham Westminster Brooks Willie     6 1874 MA M Mulatto   Adopted son James Brooks    
36 1860 Windham Brattleboro Brown Ann Ann Brown Brattleboro, Windham, VT 13 1847 CT F Black     Royall Tyler    
118 1880 Windham Brattleboro Bryand Cherry     55 1825 Virginia F Black   Mother-in-law John Clarkson    
12 1850 Windham Rockingham Buck Henry Henry Buck Rockingham, Windham, VT 22 1828 VT M Mulatto Laborer   Samuel Gowing    
126 1880 Windham Brattleboro Calden Ann     17 1863 Virginia F Black Servant Other Royall Tyler    
13 1850 Windham Guilford Clark Patience Patience Clark Guilford, Windham, VT 70 1780 MA F Black     Levi Rose    
116 1880 Windham Brattleboro Clarkson John     26 1854 Tennessee M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
117 1880 Windham Brattleboro Clarkson Rachael     24 1856 Virginia F Black   Wife John Clarkson    
123 1880 Windham Brattleboro Colden Ella     18 1862 Virginia F Black Servant Other Jas. N. H. Charter    
167 1880 Windham Grafton Coleman Alexander     11.12 1879 VT M Mulatto   Son Lindsley Coleman    
165 1880 Windham Grafton Coleman Lindsley     29 1851 Virginia M Mulatto Wood Chopper Self Head of Household    
166 1880 Windham Grafton Coleman Mary     20 1860 Virginia F Mulatto   Wife Lindsley Coleman    
168 1880 Windham Grafton Cuff Mary A     25 1855 New Brunswick F Mulatto Domestic Servant Other Francis Phelps    
110 1870 Windham Whitingham Davenport Emeline     32 1838 MA F Mulatto?     Alonzo Davenport    
76 1870 Windham Putney Davenport Lizzie     16 1854 Georgia F Mulatto Domestic Servant   John Washburn    
77 1870 Windham Putney Dawson William     22 1848 Virginia M Black Farm Laborer   Asa Shattuck    
30 1850 Windham Westminster Dolby Azenith     95 1755 NY F blank Pauper   Benjamin Hall Could not read or write. Other sources say b. North Carolina  
136 1880 Windham Townshend Early Kate     30 1850 Ohio F Black   Wife William O. Early    
135 1880 Windham Townshend Early William O.     26 1854 Virginia M Black Farmer Self Head of Household    
14 1850 Windham Putney Edward Alexander Alexander Edward Putney, Windham, VT 44 1806 VT M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
37 1860 Windham Putney Edwards Alexander Alexander Edwards Putney, Windham, VT 55 1805 VT M Black None listed Self Head of Household    
78 1870 Windham Putney Edwards Alexander     63 1807 VT M Black Day Laborer Self Head of Household    
16 1850 Windham Brattleboro Edwards Eliza Ann Eliza Ann Edwards Brattleboro, Windham, VT 23 1827 NY F Mulatto     John M. Edwards    
18 1850 Windham Brattleboro Edwards Emeline Emeline Edwards Brattleboro, Windham, VT 2 1848 NY F Mulatto     John M. Edwards    
17 1850 Windham Brattleboro Edwards Henry Henry Edwards Brattleboro, Windham, VT 4 1846 NY M Mulatto     John M. Edwards    
15 1850 Windham Brattleboro Edwards John M John M Edwards Brattleboro, Windham, VT 28 1822 NY M Mulatto Barber Self Head of Household    
19 1850 Windham Brattleboro Edwards Louis Louis Edwards Brattleboro, Windham, VT 5.12 1850 VT M Mulatto     John M. Edwards    
31 1850 Windham Westminster Farley Nancy     63 1787 MA F blank Pauper   Benjamin Hall    
20 1850 Windham Putney Fenimore Clara Clara Fenimore Putney, Windham, VT 22 1828 MA F Black     John Kimball    
91 1870 Windham Westminster Franklin Thomas     21 1849 Maryland M Black Farm Laborer   John Leach    
61 1870 Windham Brattleboro Freeman James     11 1859 MA M Black Errand Boy   Dickinson    
155 1880 Windham Brattleboro Greeley Almira A.     27 1853 VT F White   Wife Head of Household    
154 1880 Windham Brattleboro Greeley Joseph S.      86 1844 NH M Mulatto Railroad Section Hand Self Head of Household    
71 1870 Windham Guilford Green Amerett     7 1863 VT F Mulatto     F. W. Green    
115 1880 Windham Brattleboro Green Emma H.     17 1863 MA F Mulatto Housekeeper Dau Francis W. Green    
38 1860 Windham Brattleboro Green F. W. F W Green Brattleboro 40 1820 MA M Mulatto Barber Self Head of Household    
68 1870 Windham Guilford Green F. W.     53 1817 MA M Mulatto Farmer Self Head of Household    
40 1860 Windham Brattleboro Green F. W. Jr     9 1851 MA M [Mulatto]     F. W. Green    
113 1880 Windham Brattleboro Green Francis W     60 1820 MA M Mulatto Laborer Self Head of Household    
114 1880 Windham Brattleboro Green Francis W. Jr     29 1851 MA M Mulatto Laborer Son Francis W. Green    
70 1870 Windham Guilford Green Frank     18 1852 MA M Mulatto     F. W. Green    
39 1860 Windham Brattleboro Green Madelia     45 1815 VT F White     F. W. Green    
69 1870 Windham Guilford Green Madelia     52 1818 NH F White     F. W. Green    
85 1870 Windham Vernon Green Silas     75 1795 MA M Black     Wm Vanell    
75 1870 Windham Newfane Hagaman Lizzie     19 1851 NY F Mulatto Servant   P. T. Kimball    
41 1860 Windham Newfane Haggermon Elizabeth Elizabeth Haggrmon Newfane 10 1850 NY F Mulatto     P. T. Kimball    
92 1870 Windham Westminster Hayes Eddie     10 1860 VT M Black Gardner   L. F. Ward    
131 1880 Windham Newfane Hopkins Gustavus     35 1855 VT M Black Farm Laborer Other Rodney Morey    
21 1850 Windham Townshend Hurry Susanna Susanna Hurry Townshend, Windham, VT 100 1750 Maine F Black     Philemon Holden    
42 1860 Windham Rockingham Jackson Betsey Betsey Jackson Rockingham, Windham, VT 50 1810 VT F Black Washing Self Head of Household    
80 1870 Windham Rockingham Jackson Betsey     60 1810 VT F Black Domestic Servant   Chas Albee    
134 1880 Windham Rockingham Jackson Betsy     70 1810 VT F Black Servant Other Fredrick H. Fay    
111 1870 Windham Whitingham Jackson Joseph     21 1849 Louisiana M Black     Lucius P. Mowrey    
43 1860 Windham Brattleboro James William Willian James Brattleboro, Windham, VT 20 1840 Virginia M Black Barber   F. W. Green    
22 1850 Windham Brattleboro Jenkins Alexander Alexander Jenkins Brattleboro, Windham, VT 27 1823 MA M Black     Joseph Goodhue    
59 1870 Windham Athens Johnson Eliza     17 1853 Maryland F Black Domestic Servant   Samuel Wells    
153 1880 Windham Whitingham Johnson Merritt     21 1859 NY M Black Barber Other Royal Wilcox    
132 1880 Windham Putney Johnson Sallie     20 1860 South Carolina F Black Domestic Servant Other Austin Dodge    
44 1860 Windham Brattleboro Jones Ann Ann Jones Brattleboro, Windham, VT 33 1827 MA M Black Servant   Violet Sugland    
45 1860 Windham Brattleboro Jones Carrie Carrie Jones Brattleboro, Windham, VT 2 1858 VT M Black     Violet Sugland    
181 1880 Windham Westminster Jones Maude D.     12 1868 MA F Mulatto   Grand dau Joseph J. Lord    
62 1870 Windham Brattleboro Kempton Ed     55 1815 Georgia M Black Hostler   F. W. Brooks    
63 1870 Windham Brattleboro Kempton Rebecca     35 1835 Louisiana F Black Servant   F. W. Brooks    
46 1860 Windham Brattleboro Lamber William William Lamber Brattleboro, Windham, VT 39 1821 Virginia F Black   Inmate Insane Asylum    
133 1880 Windham Putney Legare Rebec     19 1861 South Carolina F Black Domestic Servant Other Hazen Ayer    
57 1860 Windham Westminster Lord George     14 1836 NH M Mulatto     William Brooks    
93 1870 Windham Westminster Lord George     22 1848 NH M Mulatto Farm Laborer   A. S. Watkins    
179 1880 Windham Westminster Lord George H.     3 1877 VT M Mulatto   Grand son Joseph J. Lord    
180 1880 Windham Westminster Lord Grace L.     26 1854 MA F Mulatto Keeping House Grand dau Joseph J. Lord    
178 1880 Windham Westminster Lord James F.     19 1861 VT M Mulatto Laborer Son Joseph J. Lord    
177 1880 Windham Westminster Lord Joseph H.     21 1859 VT M Mulatto Laborer Son Joseph J. Lord    
176 1880 Windham Westminster Lord Joseph J.     60 1820 VT M Mulatto Laborer Self Head of Household    
137 1880 Windham Townshend Martin Hariet     60 1820 South Carolina F Black Servant Other Lucius Cathan    
23 1850 Windham Brattleboro Moody Sylvester Sylvester Moody Brattleboro, Windham, VT 27 1823 NH M Black     Joseph Penniman    
94 1870 Windham Westminster Morgan Anna     33 1837 Maryland F Mulatto     Lyman Morgan    
95 1870 Windham Westminster Morgan Lizzie     8.12 1869 VT F Mulatto     Lyman Morgan    
194 1880 Windham Westminster Morgan Lizzie     10 1870 VT F Mulatto   Step dau William H. Brooks    
96 1870 Windham Westminster Morgan Lyman     33 1837 Pennsylvania M Black Farm Laborer Self Head of Household    
64 1870 Windham Brattleboro Mullen Rebecca     40 1830 Maryland F Black Servant   Royall Tyler    
199 1880 Windham Whitingham Nedd Aaron     66 1814 VT M Mulatto Farmer Self Head of Household Widower  
79 1870 Windham Putney Newell Edgar     19 1851 NH M Mulatto Farm Laborer   John Washburn    
24 1850 Windham Brattleboro Nourse Rebecca Rebecca Nourse Brattleboro, Windham, VT 50 1800 Virginia F Black     Nancy Peck    
25 1850 Windham Townshend Ober P. B. P B Ober Townshend, Windham, VT 25 1825 Illinois M Mulatto Shoemaker   James Taggart    
169 1880 Windham Vernon Obrien Elander O.     49 1831 Canada M Mulatto Laborer Self Head of Household cancer; Breen?  
170 1880 Windham Vernon Obrien Mary E.     33 1847 NY F Mulatto   Wife Elander O. Breen Breen?  
66 1870 Windham Brattleboro Quon J     30 1840 Africa M Black   Inmate Insane Asylum    
129 1880 Windham Brattleboro Quon James     54 1826 VT M Black Barber Inmate Insane Asylum Insane  
148 1880 Windham Vernon Randolph Edmund     68 1812 MA M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
119 1880 Windham Brattleboro Reed Andrew J.     26 1844 Virginia M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
120 1880 Windham Brattleboro Reed Georgia     25 1855 Virginia F Black   Wife Andrew J. Reed    
121 1880 Windham Brattleboro Reed John H.     11 1869 MA M Black   Son Andrew J. Reed    
122 1880 Windham Brattleboro Reed Richards     9 1871 Virginia M Black   Son Andrew J. Reed    
130 1880 Windham Brattleboro Short Samuel     35 1845 VT M Black Laborer Inmate Insane Asylum Insane  
141 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Cordelia O.     29 1851 MA F Black   Wife Robert Smith    
58 1860 Windham Westminster Smith Elisha     56 1794 NH M Mulatto Carpenter   William Brooks    
26 1850 Windham Brattleboro Smith George George Smith Brattleboro, Windham, VT 1 1849 VT M Black   Son Jaliance Smith    
128 1880 Windham Brattleboro Smith Harriet     17 1863 VT F Black Servant Other Norman Cabot    
143 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Harriet     16 1864 MA F Black   Dau Robert Smith    
142 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Henry     22 1858 MA M Black Laborer Son Robert Smith    
27 1850 Windham Brattleboro Smith Jaliance Jaliance Smith Brattleboro, Windham, VT 23 1827 VT F Black   Self Head of Household    
145 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Lilla     9 1871 MA F Black   Dau Robert Smith    
144 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Martha     14 1866 MA F Black   Dau Robert Smith    
147 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Mary     70 1810 MA F Black   Dau Robert Smith    
81 1870 Windham Rockingham Smith Merril     50 1820 VT F Black     Wiife of E.B. Smith    
146 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Minnie C.     2 1878 MA F Black   Dau Robert Smith    
140 1880 Windham Vernon Smith Robert     51 1829 MA M Black Farmer Self Head of Household    
112 1870 Windham Whitingham Stevens Julia A     22 1848 MA F Mulatto?     Frank B. Stevens    
149 1880 Windham Vernon Sugland John G     33 1847 NH M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
72 1870 Windham Guilford Sugland John G.     26 1844 NH M Mulatto Laborer Self Head of Household Looks like Hugland; indexed Hagland  
74 1870 Windham Guilford Sugland John R.     2 1868 VT M Mulatto     John G. Sugland Looks like Hugland; indexed Hagland  
151 1880 Windham Vernon Sugland John R.     12 1868 VT M Mulatto   Son John G. Sugland    
73 1870 Windham Guilford Sugland Sophrona     27 1843 MA F White     John G. Sugland Looks like Hugland; indexed Hagland  
150 1880 Windham Vernon Sugland Sophronia M.     36 1844 MA F White   Wife John G. Sugland    
48 1860 Windham Brattleboro Sugland Violet Violet Segland Brattleboro, Windham, VT 65 1795 MA F Black   Self Head of Household Segland here; Greenfield MA 1850  
197 1880 Windham Westminster Thompson Ada M.     2 1878 VT F Mulatto   Dau John W. Thompson    
139 1880 Windham Vernon Thompson Amos S.     24 1856 VT M Black Laborer Other Chauncey Thayer    
124 1880 Windham Brattleboro Thompson Chas. H.     30 1850 VT M Black Laborer Self Head of Household    
196 1880 Windham Westminster Thompson Ida H.     25 1855 VT F Mulatto   Wife John W. Thompson    
195 1880 Windham Westminster Thompson John W.     30 1850 VT M Mulatto Teamster Self Head of Household    
125 1880 Windham Brattleboro Thompson Mary     26 1854 Virginia F Black   Wife Chas. H. Thompson    
156 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Alexander     34 1846 Virginia M Mulatto Farmer Self Head of Household    
162 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Carrie     3 1877 VT F Mulatto   Dau Alexander Turner    
160 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Ellen     7 1873 Maine F Mulatto   Dau Alexander Turner    
161 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Lindsley     4 1876 VT M Mulatto   Son Alexander Turner    
158 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Rachel     9 1871 Maine F Mulatto   Dau Alexander Turner    
159 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Rose     9 1871 Maine F Mulatto   Dau Alexander Turner    
157 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Sally     25 1855 Virginia F Mulatto   Wife Alexander Turner    
164 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Susan     1 1879 VT F Mulatto   Dau Alexander Turner    
163 1880 Windham Grafton Turner Willie     1 1879 VT M Mulatto   Son Alexander Turner    
84 1870 Windham Vernon Vanall John H W     19 1851 VT M Black     Wm Vanell    
83 1870 Windham Vernon Vanall Mary A     41 1829 MA F Black     Wm Vanell    
82 1870 Windham Vernon Vanall Wm     41 1829 MA M Black Farmer Self Head of Household    
28 1850 Windham Townshend Vanalstine Thomas J Thomas J Vanalstine Townshend, Windham, VT 18 1832 Illinois M Black Laborer   Henry Howard    
65 1870 Windham Brattleboro West Sarah     23 1847 Maryland F Black Servant   Royall Tyler    
67 1870 Windham Brattleboro Williams Annie     22 1848 Africa F Black Pastry Cook   John Knowlton, Hotel Keeper    
152 1880 Windham Westminster Williams Charles     19 1861 VT M Black Farm Laborer Other Norman Whitney    
101 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Charles F     9 1861 VT M Black     Jas W. Williams    
173 1880 Windham Westminster Williams George     14 1866 VT M Mulatto Farm Laborer Son James H. Williams    
103 1870 Windham Westminster Williams George A     4 1866 VT M Black     Jas W. Williams    
104 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Hattie     2 1868 VT F Black     Jas W. Williams    
174 1880 Windham Westminster Williams Hattie     12 1868 VT F Mulatto   Dau James H. Williams    
171 1880 Windham Westminster Williams James H.     45 1835 VT M Mulatto Farm Laborer Self Head of Household    
97 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Jas W     29 1841 VT M Black Farmer Self Head of Househol    
98 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Maria E     24 1846 VT F Black     Jas W. Williams    
102 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Mary     6 1864 VT F Black     Jas W. Williams    
172 1880 Windham Westminster Williams Mary E.     40 1840 NH F Mulatto   Wife James H. Williams    
99 1870 Windham Westminster Williams Nancy E     11 1859 VT F Black     Jas W. Williams    
175 1880 Windham Westminster Williams Wallace     9 1871 VT M Mulatto   Son James H. Williams    
100 1870 Windham Westminster Williams William H     10 1860 VT M Black     Jas W. Williams    
127 1880 Windham Brattleboro Woodcock Cordelia     60 1820 VT F Black Servant Other Norman Cabot    
138 1880 Windham Vernon Wormsbey Andrew D.     33 1847 MA M Black Farm Laborer Other Lowell W. Brown