1870 Census

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This document is part of our Upper Elementary Unit Plan. You can view the full unit plan here.

1870 Census

Find the Gumpertz family and many other immigrants from Germany on this 1870 Census.

Associated Family Story Article

Middle School: 6-8th Grade, Upper Elementary: 4-5th Grade

The Gumpertz Family Story

Learn about the Gumpertzes, a German American family who lived in 97 Orchard Street in the 1870s.

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