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Petersburg City, Virginia - - 1940 Federal Census Team Transcription
Microfilm # T627-4316
ED# Enumeration Description: Status Transcriber Proofreader
115-1 Petersburg City, Ward 1 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) city limits; (S) Norfolk & Western Railway, Bollingbrook; (W) N Sycamore, Grove Av, Rock, ward line; Swans Island, Islands      
115-2 Petersburg City, Ward 1 bounded by (N) Bollingbrook, Norfolk & Western Railway; (E) city limits; (S) Wythe; (W) Main      
115-3 Petersburg City, Ward 1 bounded by (N) Bollingbrook; (E) Main; (S) Wythe; (W) S Jefferson, N Jefferson, 3rd, E Bank, N Sycamore;
Institution(s): Petersburg Hospital
     
115-4 Petersburg City, Ward 1 bounded by (N) Wythe; (E) Terrace Av; (S) city limits; (W) S Jefferson      
115-5 Petersburg City, Ward 1 bounded by (N) Wythe; (E) city limits; (S) city limits; (W) Terrace Av      
115-6 Petersburg City, Ward 2 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) ward line, Rock, Grove Av, N Sycamore, E Bank, 3rd; (S) Henry, N Adams, E Tabb, N Sycamore, W Tabb; (W) N Market, High, N Market, N Market extended, Unnmamed Island;
Institution(s): Petersburg City Jail
     
115-7 Petersburg City, Ward 2 bounded by (N) Henry; (E) N Jefferson, S Jefferson; (S) ward line; (W) S Sycamore, Marshall, S Adams, N Adams;
Institution(s): St Josephs Catholic School; Sisters of Charity (St Josephs School)
     
115-8 Petersburg City, Ward 2 bounded by (N) W Tabb, N Sycamore, E Tabb; (E) N Adams, S Adams, Marshall, S Sycamore; (S) Liberty; (W) Harrison, Halifax, S Union, N Union;
Institution(s): Southern College; University of Virginia Extension Division
     
115-9 Petersburg City, Ward 3 bounded by (N) W Washington, N Market, W Tabb; (E) N Union, S Union, Halifax, Harrison; (S) South Av, Halifax, Gill; (W) Guarantee      
115-10 Petersburg City, Ward 3 bounded by (N) W Washington; (E) Guarantee; (S) Gill, Willcox; (W) S Dunlop      
115-11 Petersburg City, Ward 3 bounded by (N) Gill, Halifax; (E) Byrne; (S) New, Porterville; (W) Halifax, Van Buren Ln, Federal      
115-12 Petersburg City, Ward 3 bounded by (N) Halifax, South Av; (E) Harrison; (S) New; (W) Byrne      
115-13 Petersburg City, Ward 4 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) N Market extended, N Market, High, N Market; (S) W Washington; (W) Hazel, Commerce, Lafayette, High, Cross, Cross extended; Islands      
115-14 Petersburg City, Ward 4 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) Cross extended, Cross, High, Lafayette, Commerce, Hazel; (S) W Washington; (W) N Dunlop, McKenzie, N South, High, Canal, Grove Av, Fleet      
115-15 Petersburg City, Ward 5 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) Fleet, Grove Av, Canal, High, N South, McKenzie, N Dunlop; (S) Commerce; (W) ward line; Islands      
115-16 Petersburg City, Ward 5 bounded by (N) Commerce; (E) N Dunlop, S Dunlop; (S) Shepard; (W) Chappel, W Washington, N West      
115-17 Petersburg City, Ward 5 bounded by (N) Commerce; (E) N West, W Washington, Chappel; (S) Shepard; (W) ward line      
115-18 Petersburg City, Ward 5 bounded by (N) Shepard; (E) S Dunlop; (S) ward line; (W) ward line      
115-19 Petersburg City, Ward 6 bounded by Gill; Federal, Van Buren Ln, Halifax; S Jones;
Institution(s): Central Community Station School (Colored)
     
115-20 Petersburg City, Ward 6 bounded by (N) ward line; (E) S Jones; (S) Atlantic Coast Line Railroad, city limits; (W) ward line;
Institution(s): Bishop Paynes Divinity School (Colored); Crowder Memorial Hospital (Colored); Petersburg City Home
     
115-21 Petersburg City, Ward 6 bounded by Atlantic Coast Line Railroad; S Jones; Halifax      
115-22 Petersburg City, Ward 6 bounded by (N) Halifax; (E) Baylors Ln; (S) ward line, city limits; (W) Atlantic Coast Line Railroad      
115-23 Petersburg City, Ward 6 bounded by (N) Porterville; (E) Harding, St Matthew, High Pearl; (S) Lieutenant Run; (W) Baylors Ln, Halifax      
115-24 Petersburg City, Ward 7 bounded by (N) Liberty, ward line; (E) S Jefferson; (S) Mercury, S Sycamore, Corling; (W) Harrison;
Institution(s): Methodist Female Orphanage; Petersburg Home for Ladies
     
115-25 Petersburg City, Ward 7 bounded by (N) New, Harrison, Corling, S Sycamore, Mercury; (E) S Jefferson; (S) city limits, Virginia Av extended, Virginia Av; (W) High Pearl, St Matthew, Harding      
115-26 Petersburg City, Ward 7 bounded by Virginia Av, Virginia Av extended; Lieutenant Run; High Pearl      
115-27 Petersburg City, Ward 7 bounded by (N) Lieutenant Run; (E) city limits; (S) city limits; (W) Berkeley Av, Berkeley Av extended      
115-28 Petersburg City, Ward 7 bounded by (N) Lieutenant Run; (E) Berkeley Av extended, Berkeley Av; (S) city limits; (W) city limits      
115-29 Petersburg City, Ward 8 bounded by (N) city limits; (E) ward line; (S) W Washington; (W) city limits; Islands      
115-30 Petersburg City, Ward 8 bounded by (N) W Washington; (E) ward line; (S) city limits; (W) city limits      

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