1860 Census of Menard County, IL p.88
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Abstracted by Shirley Aleguas, ©2002 from the National Archives and Records Administration Federal Population Schedules for the 8th Census of the United States in 1860.
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LN = Line Number Family appeared on
HN = Dwelling houses numbered in the order of visitation
FN = Families numbered in the order of visitation
LAST NAME, FIRST NAME = The Name of every Person whose usual place of abode on the 1st day of June, 1860, was in this family
RACE = Color (white, black or mulatto)
OCCUP. = Profession, Occupation,or Trade of each Male over 15 years of age
REAL VAL. = Value of Real Estate owned
PERS VAL. = Value of Personal Estate owned
BIRTHPLACE = Place of Birth, Naming the State, Territory, or Country
MRD. = Married within the year
SCH. = Attended School within the year
R/W = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot read & write
DDB = Whether deaf & dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict.

CENSUS YR:  1860  TERRITORY:  IL  COUNTY:  Menard  DIVISION:  Petersburg P.O.  REEL NO:  M653.205  PAGE NO:  88
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 LN  HN   FN  LAST NAME      FIRST NAME     AGE SEX  RACE  OCCUP.       REAL VAL. PERS VAL.   BIRTHPLACE       MRD.  SCH.  R/W  DDB
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 1   614  588 MIRE           Harman         25   M         Farm Laborer                       Germany
 2   615  589 WESTFALL       John B.        36   M         Farmer         600       256       IN                            X
 3   615  589 WESTFALL       Martha         25   F                                            IN                            X
 4   615  589 WESTFALL       Amanda         6    F                                            IL
 5   615  589 WESTFALL       Rebecca J.     4    F                                            IL
 6   615  589 HOUTEN         Mary A.        20   F                                            IN                            X
 7   615  589 HOUTEN         Louis          1    M                                            IL
 8   616  590 BROWN          John           46   M         Farmer         1,000     360       Ireland
 9   616  590 BROWN          Rhoda          38   F                                            IL                            X
 10  616  590 KIRBY          Mary           42   F         Domestic       400                 IL                            X
 11  616  590 CLOSE          Lucinda        16   F         Domestic                           IL
 12  617      Unoccupied
 13  618  591 POTTER         John           52   M         Farmer         3,160     966       IN
 14  618  591 POTTER         Casander       48   F                                            KY
 15  618  591 POTTER         Lewis          20   M         Farm Laborer                       IL                      X
 16  618  591 POTTER         James          18   M         Farm Laborer                       IL                      X
 17  618  591 POTTER         Robert         14   M                                            IL                      X
 18  618  591 POTTER         Andrew         11   M                                            IL                      X
 19  618  591 POTTER         Edward         9    M                                            IL                      X
 20  618  591 POTTER         Lafayette      6    M                                            IL                      X
 21  618  591 POTTER         Monroe         6    M                                            IL                      X
 22  618  591 BAILS          Clarissa       33   F                                  600       KY
 23  618  591 BAILS          Sarah C.       8    F                                            IL                      X
 24  619      Unoccupied
 25  620  592 WATKINS        Alvin          31   M         Farmer         4,560     1,280     IL
 26  620  592 WATKINS        Nancy          25   F                                            IL
 27  620  592 WATKINS        Mary E.        5    F                                            IL                      X
 28  620  592 WATKINS        Gainer J.      4    M                                            IL                      X
 29  620  592 WATKINS        Alice A.       2    F                                            IL
 30  620  592 ELMORE         Peter          21   M         Farm Laborer             100       IL
 31  620  592 COHILL         William        19   M         Farm Laborer             150       NY
 32  621  593 MERRELL        Jacob S.       54   M         Farmer         3,645     1,218     KY
 33  621  593 MERRELL        Elizabeth      45   F                                            KY
 34  621  593 MERRELL        Virginia A.    11   F                                            IL                      X
 35  621  593 MERRELL        Catharine E.   7    F                                            IL                      X
 36  621  593 MCNEAL         John           16   M         Farm Laborer                       IL                      X
 37  622  594 GUMM           Charles        37   M         Farmer         4,300     510       IL
 38  622  594 GUMM           Martha         29   F                                            IL                            X
 39  622  594 GUMM           Jesse          10   M                                            IL                      X
 40  622  594 GUMM           Caroline       4    F                                            IL


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