1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.150
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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:  150
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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   349  349 EDWARDS        Malissa        6    F                                            IL
 2   349  349 HINMAN or HUMAN Maynard       14   M                                            Tn                                                    X
 3   350  350 HAND           Henry          35   M         Farmer         100       200       Oh
 4   350  350 HAND           Margaret       36   F                                            Ky
 5   350  350 HAND           Joseph         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 6   350  350 HAND           Nancy          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   350  350 HAND           Laura          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   350  350 HAND           Mary           7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   350  350 HAND           John           5    M                                            IL
 10  350  350 HAND           Charles        2    M                                            IL
 11  350  350 HAND           Charles        2    M                                            IL
 12  350  350 LISTER         William        35   M         Cooper                             IL
 13  351  351 WELCH          Enoch          50   M         Farmer                   350       In
 14  351  351 WELCH          Louisa         36   F                                            IL
 15  351  351 WELCH          Margaret       10m  F                                            Mo                              Aug.
 16  351  351 WALTERS        John           16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  351  351 WALTERS        Cornelius      9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 18  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Frederick      41   M         Farmer         600       350       Switzerland
 19  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Eliza          42   F                                            Tn
 20  352  352 BRITENSTINE    John           19   M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Eliza          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 22  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Joseph         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 23  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Frederick      7    M                                            IL
 24  352  352 BRITENSTINE    Nancy          2    F                                            IL
 25  353  353 HENRY          Ann            42   F                        300       100       Ky
 26  353  353 HENRY          Sarah          21   F                                            IL
 27  353  353 HENRY          Melissa        18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 28  353  353 HENRY          Harriet        14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 29  353  353 HENRY          Stephen        11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 30  354  354 SHELTON        James          33   M         Farmer         1,000     200       IL
 31  354  354 SHELTON        Ann            28   F                                            IL
 32  354  354 SHELTON        David          8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 33  354  354 SHELTON        Newton         7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 34  354  354 SHELTON        Jasper         7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 35  354  354 SHELTON        William        5    M                                            IL
 36  354  354 SHELTON        John           1    M                                            IL
 37  355  355 GRIDER         Martin         27   M         Farmer         1,200     650       IL
 38  355  355 GRIDER         Catherine      25   F                                            IL
 39  355  355 GRIDER         Robert         6    M                                            IL
 40  355  355 GRIDER         Hugh           4    M                                            IL


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