Questions Asked on the 1890 Special Census of Union Veterans and Widows
The 1890 Special Census Column Headings Asked the Following Questions 1. House No. 2. Family No. 3. Name of Surviving Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Widows 4. Rank 5. Company 6. Name of Regiment or Vessel 7. Date of Enlistment (day, month, year) 8. Date of Discharge (day, month, year) 9. Length of service (years, months, days) The 1890 Population Schedules were destroyed except for a few states. The 1890 schedules of Union veterans of the Civil War gives name of veteran or widow, rank, company and regiment, dates of enlistment and discharge/length of service,state served, and current place of residence.