Result of Registration in this City

July 15, 1867

Summary

The process of registration ends in Richmond.In total, 5,041 white men have registered and 6,160 black men have registered, creating an excess of black men.

Transcription

Result of Registration in this City. - The work of registering the voters of this city was finished on Saturday evening. The following is the result: Monroe Ward. - Whites, 1,442; blacks, 2,235. Total, 3,677. Excess of blacks, 793. Jefferson Ward. - Whites, 1,145; blacks, 1,478. Total, 2,623. Excess of blacks, 333. Madison Ward. - Whites, 1,288; blacks, 1,278. Total, 2,566. Excess of whites, 10. Fourth Ward. - Whites, 661; blacks, 858. Total, 1,519. Excess of blacks, 197. Fifth Ward. - Whites, 505; blacks, 311. Total, 816. Excess of whites 194. Recapitulation. - Total: whites, 5,041. Total: blacks, 6,160. Majority of blacks, 1,119.
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Stacey Dec

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“Result of Registration in this City,” Reconstructing Virginia, accessed May 25, 2018, https://reconstructingvirginia.richmond.edu/items/show/662.