The location is the area of Escambia County East of the Escambia River and Bay of Pensacola; later to become Santa Rosa County. Officially Santa Rosa County was not formed until February,1842. This made for confusing research on pioneer families of the area. When SantaRosa Co was formed this was the area involved. You can now check on your families.
1840 Federal Census
Thank you Voncille Bush. She has contributed her work on both the Santa Rosa County 1830 and the 1840 Census.
1840 Federal Census Heads of Household
Thank you, Sheila Martin. We now have access to "The 1840 "Santa Rosa" County Census, published in the West Florida Footprints. #7 1988. This was the area of Escambia Co. East of Escambia River and Bay of Pensacola