Questions Asked on the Mortality Schedule of the 1860 Census

The 1860 Mortality Schedule Column Headings Asked the Following Questions

1. Name of every person who died during the year ending 1st June 1860, 

whose usual place of abode at the time of death was in his family.

2. Age

3. Sex

4. Color (white, black or mulatto)

5. Free or Slave

6. Married or Widowed

7. Place of Birth, naming the state, territory or country

8. The month in which the person died

9. Profession, occupation or trade

10. Disease or cause of death

11. Number of days ill

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