1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.140
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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:  140
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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   279  279 BERRYMAN       William        40   M         Farmer         10,000    1,800     Ky
 2   279  279 BERRYMAN       Hannah         50   F                                            Ky
 3   279  279 HALL           Hannah         20   F                                            IL
 4   279  279 BERRYMAN       Levi           16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 5   279  279 BERRYMAN       Sarah          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 6   279  279 BERRYMAN       Henry          7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 7   279  279 BERRYMAN       Mary           3    F                                            IL
 8   280  280 WHEELER        Henry          38   M         Farmer         400       500       IL
 9   280  280 WHEELER        Minerva        38   F                                            Ky
 10  280  280 WHEELER        Marshall       18   M                                            IL
 11  280  280 WHEELER        Isaiah         17   M                                            IL
 12  280  280 WHEELER        Sarah          13   F                                            IL
 13  280  280 WHEELER        Fieldon        7    M                                            IL
 14  280  280 WHEELER        Francis        5    M                                            IL
 15  280  280 WHEELER        Minerva        3    F                                            IL
 16  280  280 WHEELER        Martha         1    F                                            IL
 17  281  281 AUSTIF         Joseph         19   M         FArmer         1,500     600       IL
 18  281  281 AUSTIF         Elizabeth      47   F                                            Tn
 19  282  282 WOODS or WOOD  Thomas         29   M         Farmer                   425       IL
 20  282  282 WOODS or WOOD  Caroline       38   F                                            IL
 21  282  282 ANDERTON       Emma           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 22  282  282 ANDERTON       Mary           10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 23  282  282 ANDERTON       George         7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 24  282  282 WOODS or WOOD  Nellie         6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  282  282 WOODS or WOOD  Arminda        4    F                                            IL
 26  283  283 SAYRE          Samuel         57   M         Farmer         600       300       NJ
 27  283  283 SAYRE          Mary           30   F                                            Ireland ?
 28  283  283 SAYRE          John           11   M                                            IL
 29  283  283 SAYRE          Mary           9    F                                            IL
 30  284  284 SIMPKINS       James          31   M         Farmer         1,000     425       Ky
 31  284  284 SIMPKINS       Sarah          37   F                                            IL
 32  284  284 SIMPKINS       Mary           10   F                                            Ia                                                    X
 33  284  284 SIMPKINS       James          6    M                                            IL
 34  284  284 SIMPKINS       John           1    M                                            IL
 35  285  285 THOMPSON       George         33   M         Farmer                             IL
 36  285  285 THOMPSON       Lydia          23   F                                            IL
 37  285  285 THOMPSON       Sarah          2    F                                            IL
 38  286  286 HART           William        37   M         Frmer                    150       IL
 39  286  286 HART           Melinda        29   F                                            In
 40  286  286 HART           Alice          12   F                                            IL                                                    X


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