|I have broken down the demographic of the town of Fairmount for 1900 showing the number of the population, white to black ratio and the various occupations of the inhabitants.|
|Total Population||Whites||Blacks||Total Children||Children in School|
|Of the 93 persons who
worked at the Turpentine Still...84 were day laborers of which 37 were
inmates*- 2 coopers-2 still hands-1 distiller-1 teamster-2 woodsmen-1
* People were sent to mines to work when they were sentenced for a criminal act. These criminals were purchased from various counties throughout the state.