The Hurt Index

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The Hurt Index is a compilation of over 14,000 names of individuals possessing the surname of Hurt who lived in the United States between 1790 and 1930. It is a work based on information derived from the fifteen Federal Census Reports and augmented by data from numerous other sources. The format of the book provides the Hurt researcher with a simple and concise source of information that can be used as basic reference for further research.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780977620739
  • Publisher: Westview Press
  • Publication date: 5/24/2006
  • Pages: 792
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.63 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 30, 2006

    Must Have for Serious Researchers

    Using all 15 published Federal census reports (1790-1930) as his primary source, Mr. Johnson, has listed over 14000 persons born with the Hurt surname. For persons living prior to 1790 census, he used information contained in Oscar Hurt's work entitled 'The Early Hurt Family of Virginia and to whom he gives full credit. This book is a great source for people who do not have access to all of the census records. I also use the book to quickly verify information that I have obtained by different sources. I have used it to help people search in the right direction for their line. Mr. Johnson acknowledges that the book is not without error but the data is reproduced as he found it, free of speculation and assumption. As he so aptly says, 'I leave the adventure of proving or disproving said evidence to those with more knowledge of the subject.' And it is an adventure, searching old records for hints of relatives, and this is why this book is so important a reference because you have an abundance of information in one book that can be used as a directional guide.

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