CENSUS RECORDS

1840 Census - During this time Polk County was a part of Sevier Co.  these records reflect those people living in what is NOW Polk County.

1850 Census - The first Census taken in Polk Co.

1860 Census - This was online free, but the site is now down.

1870 Census - This was online free, but the site is now down.

1880 Census - Everyone can search the index for free at ancestry.com

1880 Missing From Ancestry's List-I think they have now added these pages.

1890 Census - All 1890 census were burned. This census is reconstructed from marriage & tax records.

1900 Census -Index courtesy Polk County Genealogical Society

1910 Census -Index courtesy Polk County Genealogical Society

1920 Census -Index courtesy Polk County Genealogical Society

!930 Census - Sorry, haven't had time to index this one 

1940 Census - The entire census is FREE on ancestry.com clink this link to go there.

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