1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.136
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Transcribed by Shirley Aleguas from the publication by Eileen Gochanour and used with her written permission. Please consider that visual interpretation of handwriting and transcriptions typed by humans are subject to error. Refer to the microfilm of the original census for your interpretation.

This transcription may be used for family history research, but commercial use is strictly prohobited unless permission is obtained from the author.

This is the 1870 Federal Census for Morgan County, IL.


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
FOREIGN BIRTH - FATHER = Indicates whether the father was born in a foreign country
FOREIGN BIRTH - MOTHER = Indicates whether the mother was born in a foreign country
MONTH BORN = Birth month
MONTH MARRIED = Month Married if within the year
ATT. SCHOOL = Attended School within the year
CAN'T READ = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot read
CAN'T WRITE = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot write
DEAF = Whether deaf & dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict.
M-21yrs = Male, twenty-one years of age or older.
VOTE-DENIED = Indicates whether the person has been denied the right to vote.

CENSUS YR:  1870  TERRITORY:  IL  COUNTY:  Morgan  DIVISION:  Franklin Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  136
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 LN  HN   FN  LAST NAME      FIRST NAME     AGE SEX  RACE  OCCUP.       REAL VAL. PERS VAL.   BIRTHPLACE       FOREIGN BIRTH  MONTH     MONTH     ATT.   CAN'T CAN'T DEAF M-21yrs VOTE-
                                                                                                               FATHER MOTHER  BORN      MARR.     SCHOOL READ  WRITE              DENIED
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 1   254  254 ROBERTS        Peter          57   M         Farmer         25,000    10,000    Tn
 2   254  254 ROBERTS        Emaline        53   F                                            Tn
 3   254  254 ROBERTS        Thomas         27   M                                  125       IL
 4   254  254 ROBERTS        Douglas        25   M                                  300       IL
 5   254  254 ROBERTS        James          24   M                                  100       IL
 6   254  254 ROBERTS        Hardin         21   M                                  100       IL
 7   254  254 ROBERTS        Flora          18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   254  254 ROBERTS        Eva            13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   255  255 SARGEANT       Keziah         54   F                        1,500               Tn
 10  255  255 SARGEANT       John           32   M         Laborer                  500       IL
 11  255  255 SEYMOUR        John           22   M         Laborer                            Tx
 12  255  255 SARGEANT       Laura          15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 13  255  255 SARGEANT       Catherina      13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 14  255  255 SARGEANT       Andrew         11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  256  256 LYNCH          Michael        52   M         Farmer         2,500     1,335     Ireland
 16  256  256 LYNCH          Mary           48   F                                            Ireland
 17  256  256 LYNCH          Margaret       15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  256  256 LYNCH          Bridget        13   F                                            IL
 19  256  256 DENING         Isaac          8m   M                                            IL                              Sept.
 20  256  256 DALEY          Patrick        19   M         Laborer                            Scotland
 21  257  257 SEYMOUR        Jackson        47   M         Farmer         12,800    3,300     NC
 22  257  257 SEYMOUR        Elizabeth      38   F                                            IL
 23  257  257 SEYMOUR        Isham          19   M                                            IL
 24  257  257 SEYMOUR        John           16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 25  257  257 SEYMOUR        Mary           14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  257  257 SEYMOUR        Milly          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 27  257  257 SEYMOUR        Edward         9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 28  257  257 SEYMOUR        Julia          4    F                                            IL                                                    X
 29  258  258 SEYMOUR        James          38   M         Farmer                   600       IL
 30  258  258 SEYMOUR        Ellen          38   F                                            IL
 31  258  258 SEYMOUR        Henrietta      16   F                                            IL
 32  258  258 SEYMOUR        Patsey         14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  258  258 SEYMOUR        Susan          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 34  258  258 SEYMOUR        Sarah          8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 35  258  258 SEYMOUR        Ellen          1    F                                            IL
 36  259  259 SEYMOUR        Bird           62   M         Farmer         12,000    23,000    NC
 37  259  259 SEYMOUR        Sarah          60   F                                            NC
 38  259  259 SEYMOUR        Jackson        18   M                                            IL
 39  259  259 SEYMOUR        Milley         16   F                                            IL
 40  259  259 ANDERTON       Margaret       35   F                                            IL


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