1880 Greene County Illinois Federal Census

Transcribed by Ben and Thelma King and given to Marty Crull. Thanks to Marty for sharing. and also to Allen Handling for converting to a new database.

Please note that interpretations and transcriptions are subject to human error. Marty suggested that there might be repeats of same names at different household numbers. Check the original microfilm to verify the correctness.

The Surname Index Listings are by Census Page Number (not the printed page number created by the database in the upper right hand corner). Click on the Surname of Interest, find the Census Page#, i. e...1A, 150B, 245A, etc. that is listed by the name. Return to this page by clicking on the Link at the bottom of the page or by using your Browser Back Button. Then Click on the Census Page# below that applies. After accessing this page you will find the census page number on the very left side by the family number/names.

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SURNAME INDEX

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    Country Abbreviations


    BAV =BAVARIA
    DAR =DARMSTADT
    SCT =SCOTLAND
    SWT =SWITZERLAND
    H-D =HESSEN-DARMSTADT
    CAN =CANADA
    ALS =ALSACE
    GER =GERMANY
    WAL =WALES
    ENG =ENGLAND
    WUR =WURTTEMBERG
    IRE =IRELAND
    FRA =FRANCE
    HES =HESSE
    W-I =WEST INDIES
    SAX =SAXONY
    NAS =NASSAU
    H-C =HESS-CASSEL
    DEN =DENMARK
    S-G =SAXE GOTHA
    BAD =BADEN



ABBREVIATION   NAME
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ABS OF CLK   ABSTRACT OFFICE CLERK
ABS OF PRO   ABSTRACT OFFICE PROPRIETO
ADOPT        ADOPTED
AG MAC AGT   AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY AG
ALS          ALSACE
APP BLACKS   APPRENTICE BLACKSMITH
APP CARP     APPRENTICE CARPENTER
APP PRINTER  APPRENTICE PRINTER
APP W MAKE   APPRENTICE WAGON MAKER
AT S         AT SEA
AUS          AUSTRIA
AWAY FR HO   AWAY FROM HOME
B & S DEAL   BOOT & SHOE DEALER
B & S MAKE   BOOT & SHOE MAKER
B & S MERC   BOOT & SHOE MERCHANT
B E P-181B   EVANS FAMILY - PAGE 181B
B IN L       BROTHER IN LAW
B-S & K-PH   BLACKSMITH & KEEP OF POOR
BAD          BADEN
BAG MASTER   BAGGAGE MASTER
BAKE & CON   BAKER & CONFECTIONER
BANK CASH    BANK CASHIER
BAR          BARRIEN
BATCH        BATCHLER
BAV          BAVARIA
BEL          BELGIUM
BER          BERLIN
BILLIARD H   BILLIARD HALL
BILLIARD M   BILLIARD MARKER
BIR          BIRCHOFGEN
BLIND PED    BLIND PEDDLER
BN 1-06-80   BORN 1 JUNE 1880
BO HO KEEP   BOARDING HOUSE KEEPER
BOARD        BOARDER
BOH          BOHEMIA
BOILER MK    BOILER MAKER
BOOK & NEW   BOOK & NEWS DEALER
BOOK KEEP    BOOK KEEPER
BRA          BRANDENBURG
BRASS MOLD   BRASS MOLDER
BRICK MOLD   BRICKMOLDER
BRIDGE WAT   BRIDGE WATCHMAN
BRO          BROTHER
BRU          BRUNSWICK
BUS MGR      BUSINESS MANAGER
BYR          BYRON
C IN L       COUSIN IN LAW
CA PAINTER   CARRIAGE PAINTER
CAB MAKER    CABINET MAKER
CAB WORKER   CABINET WORKER
CAN          CANADA
CAP & TEAC   CAPITALIST & TEACHER
CAR & JOIN   CARPENTER & JOINER
CAR & SAW    CARPENTER & SAWYER
CAR INSP     CAR INSPECTOR
CARR MAKER   CARRIAGE MAKER
CARR TRIM    CARRIAGE TRIMMER
CATTLE TRD   CATTLE TRADER
CEM KEEPER   CEMETERY KEEPER
CFP 134A     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 134A
CFP 134B     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 134B
CFP 148A     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 148A
CFP 148B     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 148B
CFP 149B     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 149B
CFP 163B     CONTINUED FROM PAGE 163B
CFP 31A      CONTINUED FROM PAGE 31A
CFP 32A      CONTINUED FROM PAGE 32 A
CFP 32B      CONTINUED FROM PAGE 32B
CFP 45A      CONTINUED FROM PAGE 45A
CIGAR MAKE   CIGAR MAKER
CIGAR MFG    CIGAR MANUFACTURE
CIR CLERK    CIRCUIT CLERK
CIR JUDGE    CIRCUIT JUDGE
CIR PREACH   CIRCUIT PREACHER
CLK          CLERK
CLK IN P O   CLERK IN POST OFFICE
CLK IN P S   CLERK IN PRINT SHOP
CLK OF M S   CLERK IN MACHINE SHOP
CLO CUTER    CLOTHING CUTTER
CLOTHING M   CLOTHING MERCHANT
CO SUP SCH   CO. SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT
COAL SHOV    COAL SHOVELER
COM TRAVEL   COMMERCIAL TRAVELER
COP 135A     CONTINUED ON PAGE 135A
COP 135B     CONTINUED ON PAGE 135B
COP 148B     CONTINUED ON PAGE 148B
COP 149A     CONTINUED ON PAGE 149A
COP 150A     CONTINUED ON PAGE 150A
COP 165B     CONTINUED ON PAGE 165B
COP 31B      CONTINUED ON PAGE 31B
COP 32B      CONTINUED ON PAGE 32B
COP 33A      CONTINUED ON PAGE 33A
COP 52A      CONTINUED ON PAGE 52A
D            DIVORCED
D-O-S-F46    DAU OF SER-FAM 46-PGE 70A
DAR          DARMSTADT
DATA C OUT   DATA ON PERSON CROSSED OU
DAU          DAUGHTER
DEN          DENMARK
DEP C CLK    DEPUTY COUNTY CLERK
DEP POST M   DEPUTY POST MASTER
DOC MED      DOCTOR OF MEDICINE
DRUG         DRUGGIST
DRY G CLK    DRY GOODS CLERK
DRY G MER    DRY GOODS MERCHANT
DUS          DUSSELLDORF
DWE 248 F267 DWELLING 248 - FAMILY 267
E-I          EAST INDIES
ECAN         EAST CANADA
ED & I AGT   EDITOR & INSURANCE AGENT
ED & PUB     EDITOR & PUBLISHER
ENG          ENGLAND
ENG          ENGINEER
EXP AGENT    EXPRESS AGENT
EXP MESS     EXPRESS MESSENGER
F30-PIOOA    PART OF FAM. 30 - PG 100B
FAR & MINS   FARMER & MINISTER
FARM         FARMER
FARM LAB     FARM LABOROR
FARM SUPER   FARM SUPERINTENDANT
FARM--BANK   FARMER & BANKER
FARM--MILL   FARMER & MILLER
FRA          FRANCE
FUL          FULDA
FUN DEAL     FURNITURE DEALER
G DAU        GRAND DAUGHTER
G G SON      GREAT GRANDSON
G MOT        GRAND MOTHER
G NIEC       GREAT NIECE
G PAR        GRAND PARENT
G SON        GRAND SON
G UNCL       GREAT UNCLE
GARD         GARDENER

GEN MER      GENERAL MERCHANT
GER          GERMANY
GO TO NEB    GONE TO NEBRASKA
GRAIN DEAL   GRAIN DEALER
GRO          GROCER
GRO DEALER   GROCERY DEALER
GRO ST DEAL  GROCER & STOVE DEALER
H BRO        HALF BROTHER
H PAINTER    HOUSE PAINTER
H SERVANT    HOUSE SERVANT
H-C          HESSE-CASSEL
H-D          HESSEN-DARMSTADT
HAM          HAMBURG
HAN          HANNOVER
HARDWARE C   HARDWARE CLERK
HARDWARE D   HARDWARE DEALER
HARNESS MK   HARNESS MAKER
HES          HESSE
HOL          HOLSTIEN
HOL          HOLLAND
HORSE KEEP   HORSE KEEPER
HORSE TRN    HORSE TRAINER
HOT & LIV    HOTEL & LIVERY MAN
HOUSE BUIL   HOUSE BUILDER
HOUSE CARP   HOUSE CARPENTER
HUN          HUNGARY
illeg.       ILLIGITIMATE
ILLEGT       ILLEGITIMATE
IMP DEALER   IMPLEMENT DEALER
IN INS ASY   IN INSANE ASYLUM
INS AGENT    INSURANCE AGENT
IRE          IRELAND
JAM          JAMAICA
JP           JUSTICE OF THE PEACE
K BOARDERS   KEEPS BOARDERS
KEEP CALAB   KEEPER OF THE CALABOOSE
KILN BURN    KILN BURNER
L ENGINEER   LOCOMOTIVE ENGINEER
L FIREMAN    LOCOMOTIVE FIREMAN
L R DEALER   LIGHTNING ROD DEALER
L STOCK D    LIVE STOCK DEALER
LAB          LABOROR
LAB IN B Y   LABOR IN BRICK YARD
LAMP LIGHT   CITY LAMP LIGHTER
LIV STAB K   LIVERY STABLE KEEPER
LIV W        LIVING WITH
LIV W BRO    LIVING WITH BROTHER
LIV W DAU    LIVING WITH DAUGHTER
LIV W NEPH   LIVING WITH NEPHEW
LIV W SinL   LIVING WITH SON IN LAW
LIV W SON    LIVING WITH SON
LIVERY STA   LIVERY STABLE
LOG          LOGGER
LOR          LORAIN
LUB          LUBECK
LUM DEALER   LUMBER DEALER
LUM MER      LUMBER MERCHANT
LUM YD CLK   LUMBER YARD CLERK
LUNG FEV     LUNG FEVER
LUTH MIN     LUTHRAN MINISTER
LUX          LUXEMBOURG
M            MALE
M            MULATTO
M            MARRIED
MAD          MADEIRA
MAIL CAR     MAIL CARRIER
MARBLE CUT   MARBLE CUTTER
MEC          MECKLENBURG
MEDICAL ST   MEDICAL STUDENT
MER          MERCHANT
MER & TAIL   MERCHANT & TAILOR
METH MIN     METHODIST MINISTER
MEX          MEXICO
MILL & DM    MILLINER & DRESSMAKER
MILL PROP    MILL PROPRIETOR
MILL-SEAM    MILLINER & SEAMSTRESS
MIN          MINDEN
MUS TEACH    MUSIC TEACHER
N-L LADY     NIECE OF LAND LADY
NASP         NASSAU PRUSSIA
NBW          NEW BRUNSWICK
NOR          NORWAY
NOTIONS ST   NOTIONS STORE
NS           NOVA SCOTIA
NUR MAN      NURSERY MAN
O CLAY WKS   OVERSEER AT CLAY WORKS
OBR          OBERHAUSEN
P FAM 599    PT OF GIBBEN FAM - P 198B
P O CLERK    POST OFFICE CLERK
PAR          PARIS
PL & BRM     PLASTERER & BRICKMASON
POL          POLAND
POLICE JUST  POLICE JUSTICE
POLICE MAG   POLICE MAGISTRATE
POTTERY-BU   POTTERY BURNER
POTTERY-MF   POTTERY MANUFACTURE
PRE          PREACHER
PRIN OF SC   PRINCIPLE OF SCHOOL
PRISON       PRISONER
PRO OF M S   PROPRIETOR MACHINE SHOP
PRO OF S M   PROPRIETOR OF SAW MILL
PRO OF T F   PROPRIETOR OF TILE FACTOR
PROV MER     PROVISION MERCHANT
PRSBY MIN    PRESBYTERIAN MINISTER
PRT          PORTIGAL
R R CON      RAILROAD CONDUCTOR
R-P          RHEINLAND-PFALZ
RANCH OVER   RANCH OVERSEER
REST KEEP    RESTURANT KEEPER
RET BLK SM   RETIRED BLACKSMITH
RET CARP     RETIRED CARPENTER
RET FARMER   RETIRED FARMER
RET GROCER   RETIRED GROCER
RET HAT MK   RETIRED HAT MAKER
RET MER      RETIRED MERCHANT
RET MILLER   RETIRED MILLER
RET PLAST    RETIRED PLASTERER
RET REST K   RETIRED RESTURANT KEEPER
RET W M      RETIRED WAGONMAKER
RHE          RHEINLAND
RHEP         RHINE PROVICE
RR           RAILROAD
RR AGENT     RAILROAD AGENT
RR AGT--PM   RAILROAD AGENT-POSTMASTER
RR CARP      RAILROAD CARPENTER
RR CLERK     RAILROAD CLERK
RR CONDUCT   RAILROAD CONDUCTOR
RR LAB       RAILROAD LABOROR
RR LOADMAS   RAILROAD LOAD MASTER
RR MAS MEC   RAILROAD MASTER MECHANIC
RR POLICE    RAILROAD POLICE
RR ROUND H   RAILROAD ROUND HOUSE
RR SEC BOS   RAILROAD SECTION BOSS
RR SEC HAN   RAILROAD SECTION HAND
RR STA AGT   RAILROAD STATION AGENT
RR SW MAN    RAILROAD SWITCHMAN
RR TELEGRA   RAILROAD TELEGRAPHER
RR YD FORE   RAILROAD YARD FOREMEN
RR YD MAST   RAILROAD YARD MASTER
RUS          RUSSIA
S            SINGLE
S DAU        STEP DAUGHTER
S FAT        STEP FATHER
S G DA       STEP GRANDDAUGHTER
S G MO       STEP GRANDMOTHER
S G SO       STEP GRANDSON
S IN L       SON IN LAW
S IN L       SISTER IN LAW
S MOTH       STEP MOTHER
S SIS        STEP SISTER
S SIST       STEP SISTER
S SON        STEP SON
S-G          SAXE GOTHA
S-L50-100B   SEE LINE 50 - PAGE 100B
SAD          SADDLER
SAD-HAR MK   SADDLE & HARNESS MAKER
SAW          SAWYER
SAX          SAXONY
SCT          SCOTLAND
SD           STOCK DEALER
SE COU       SECOND COUSIN
SEC FORE     SECTION FOREMAN
SELLS REAP   SELLS REAPERS
SER          SERVANT
SEW MAC AG   SEWING MACHINE AGENT
SILVER SM    SILVER SMITH
SL13 P167B   SEE LINE 13 - PAGE 167B
SL50 - P69B  SEE LINE 50 - PAGE 69B
SPA          SPAIN
STA AGENT    STATION AGENT
STG          STUTGART
STONE CUT    STONE CUTTER
STORE CLK    STORE CLERK
STOVE & HD   STOVE & HARDWARE DEALER
STOVE DEAL   STOVE DEALER
STU          STUDENT
SWE          SWEDEN
SWT          SWITZERLAND
T S AGENT    TOMBSTONE AGENT
T-W          TIERCE WALDECK
TEAM         TEAMSTER
TELE OPER    TELEGRAPH OPERATOR
TER COT WK   TERRA COTTA WORKER
TOWN MARSH   TOWN MARSHALL
TRAIN DIS    TRAIN DISPATCHER
TRAV SALES   TRAVELING SALESMAN
US           UNITED STATES
US MAP AGT   U. S. MAP AGENT
VISIT        VISITOR
VIST IN MO   VISITING IN MISSOURI
W            WIDOW
W & C DEALER WOOD & COAL DEALER
W PAINTER    WAGON PAINTER
W-I          WEST INDIES
WAL          WALES
WATCH REP    WATCH REPAIR
WCAN         WEST CANADA
WDK          WALDECK
WEI          WIESENBERG
WHITE WASH   WHITE WASHER
WKS          WEEKS
WPRU         WEST PRUSSIA
WRK BUT SH   WORKS IN BUTCHER SHOP
WRK COO SH   WORKS IN COOPER SHOP
WRK IN B S   WORKS IN BARBER SHOP
WRK IN B Y   WORKS IN BICK YARD
WRK IN BAK   WORKS IN BAKERY
WRK IN C S   WORKS IN CIGAR SHOP
WRK IN CB    WORKS IN CLAY BANKS
WRK IN CIN   WORKS IN CINCINNATTI
WRK IN ELE   WORKS IN ELEVATOR
WRK IN F M   WORKS IN FLOUR MILL
WRK IN FOU   WORKS IN FOUNDRY
WRK IN H S   WORKS IN HARNESS SHOP
WRK IN KAN   WORKS IN KANSAS
WRK IN L S   WORKS IN LIVERY STABLE
WRK IN L Y   WORKS IN LUMBER YARD
WRK IN M S   WORKS IN MILLINERY SHOP
WRK IN MIL   WORKS IN MILL
WRK IN NUR   WORKS IN NURSERY
WRK IN P O   WORKS IN POST OFFICE
WRK IN P S   WORKS IN POTTERY SHOP
WRK IN PRI   WORKS IN PRINTING OFFICE
WRK IN RES   WORKS IN RESTURANT
WRK IN REST  WORKS IN RESTURANT
WRK IN S M   WORKS IN SAW MILL
WRK IN S S   WORKS IN SHOE SHOP
WRK IN ST. L WORKS IN ST. LOUIS
WRK IN T F   WORKS IN TILE FACTORY
WRK IN T S   WORKS IN TIN SHOP
WRK IN W H   WORKS IN WAREHOUSE
WRK IN W S   WORKS IN WAGON SHOP
WRK MAG SH   WORKS IN MAGAZINE SHOP
WRK ON RIVER WORKS ON RIVER
WRK TAI SH   WORKS IN TAILOR SHOP
WUR          WURTTEMBERG
WYT          WYOMING TERRITORY



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