Richard D. Warner's Index Question and Examples
 This answer relates to the original system
 
The Question:  Are there any problems with indexing after census components are entered as "persons"?  That is, do the various state census "subjects" and their respective town "children" show up in the index after generating a report file to a word processor, and if so how do they appear? 
The Answer: 
 
No, the Census people do not show up in the Index.  I believe that this is because they do not show up in the sentences. 
Example of 
Individual 
Narrative:
Benjamin Shirey was born in October, 1848 at PA, USA. 
He was enumerated with George Shirey on the census of August 21, 1850 at Southampton Twp., Somerset Co., PA, USA, as "Benjamin Shirey". Benjamin Shirey was a 1 year old male who was born in Pennsylvania. He was enumerated with George Shirey on the census of July 17, 1860 at Southampton Twp. Post Office: Berlin, Somerset Co., PA, USA, as "Benjamin Shirer". Benjamin was an 11 year old male who was born in Pennsylvania and who had attended school in the last year. He married Rachael Wagaman, daughter of Jacob Wagaman and Mary Shroyer, circa 1868. Benjamin Shirey is head of household on the census of June 5, 1880 at Juniata Twp., Bedford Co., PA, USA, as "Benj. Shirey". Benjamin was a 32 year old white married male. He was a Laborer. He could read and write.  He and his parents were born in Pennsylvania. Enumerated with were Rachael Wagaman, Martha J. Shirey, Sarah A. Shirey, Mary Shirey, George F. Shirey, and Daniel Shirey. Benjamin Shirey is head of household on the census of June 4, 1900 at Londonderry Twp., Bedford Co., PA, USA, as "Benjamin Shirey". "Benjamin was a white married male, born Oct 1848 and currently 51 years old.  He has been married 32 years.  He and born his parents were born in Pennsylvania. He is a Farmer and was unemployed for 0 months.  He can read, write and speak English.  He owns his home which is a farm, it is mortgaged, and he is farm schedule 18". Enumerated with were Samual Adam Shirey, Rachael Wagaman, Benjamin Shirey, Gertie Shirey, and Harry L. Shirey. Benjamin Shirey is head of household on the census of April 16, 1910 at Elk Lick Twp. East, Somerset Co., PA, USA, as "Benjamin Shirey". Benjamin was a 61 year old married (first time for 40 years) white male. He and his parents were born in Pennsylvania.  He could read, write and speak English.  He was Mining in a Coal Mine and worked on his own account. He was employed on April 15, 1910.  He owned his own house. Enumerated with were Rachael Wagaman. 
Index for this 
example, created 
in Microsost Word:
Brides 
Wagaman, Rachael and Benjamin Shirey, 1 
Grooms 
Shirey, Benjamin and Rachael Wagaman, 1 
People by Given Name 
Benjamin 
    Shirey, 1 
Daniel 
    Shirey, 1 
George 
    Shirey, 1 
George F. 
    Shirey, 1 
Gertie 
    Shirey, 1 
Harry L. 
    Shirey, 1 
Jacob 
    Wagaman, 1 
Martha J. 
    Shirey, 1 
Mary 
    Shirey, 1 
    Shroyer, 1 
Rachael 
    Wagaman, 1, 2 
Samual Adam 
    Shirey, 1 
Sarah A. 
    Shirey, 1 
People by Surname 
Shirey 
    Benjamin, 1 
    Daniel, 1 
    George, 1 
    George F., 1 
    Gertie, 1 
    Harry L., 1 
    Martha J., 1 
    Mary, 1 
    Samual Adam, 1 
    Sarah A., 1 
Shroyer 
    Mary, 1 
Wagaman 
    Jacob, 1 
    Rachael, 1, 2 
Places 
Bedford Co. 
    PA, USA, 1 
Elk Lick Twp. East 
    Somerset Co., PA, USA, 1 
Juniata Twp. 
    Bedford Co., PA, USA, 1 
Londonderry Twp. 
    Bedford Co., PA, USA, 1 
PA 
    USA, 1 
Somerset Co. 
    PA, USA, 1 
Southampton Twp. 
    Somerset Co., PA, USA, 1 
Southampton Twp. Post Office 
Berlin 
    Somerset Co., PA, USA, 1 
    USA, 1 
 
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