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Al & Peg's Trip
Anita's Danville Trip
Definition of a POLL
.Dear Cousins,
In reading today's mail I found a couple of things to respond to.
Re: Poll Tax:My trusty, rusty world book says that the poll tax comes from
the English word poll, which means head.  It is also referred to as a head
tax.  In the past a person who did not pay the tax could not vote.
Amendment 24 to U.S. Constitution made it illegal for a state to use payment
of taxes as a voting requirement in national elections.  In 1966 they were
also declared unconstitutional for use in state and local elections.
Some CEMETERY Things....
Census Data Links
Some NC Census Data
Some KY Census Data
Some VA Census Data
Marriage Records