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BELGIANS IN AMERICA: American Censuses 1850 / 1860 / 1870
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|Belgian population (1850) (1860) (1870)|
click on the buttons above the map to see the county limits in 1850/1860/1870 (maps from Historical Maps and Atlases)
|1850 : 11||1860 : 12||1870 : 39|
|3. Clackamas||5||3. Clackamas||5|
|15 Jackson||3||15. Jackson||1|
|24. Marion||6||24. Marion||1||24. Marion||4|
|26. Multnomah||7||26. Multomah||11|
| Oregon was established as a territory in 1848, including
present-day Washington, Idaho, and parts of Montana and Wyoming.
In 1850 the census covered only areas west of the Cascade Mountains; the 1850 total excludes persons enumerated in present-day Washington.
It acquired its present boundaries and was admitted as a State on February 14, 1859.
In 1860 census coverage included the whole State.