1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.161
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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:  Jacksonville Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  161
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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   55   55  SCOTT          Alexander      37   M         Farmer         28,000    3,000     IL
 2   55   55  SCOTT          Oliver         5    M                                            IL
 3   55   55  SCOTT          Emma           3    F                                            IL
 4   55   55  MCFALL         James          19   M         Farm Hand                          In
 5   56   56  MCGILL         Samuel         62   M         Farmer         13,000    2,000     Va
 6   56   56  MCGILL         Elizabeth      54   F                                            Tn
 7   56   56  MCGILL         Mary           32   F                                            IL
 8   56   56  MCGILL         Marilda        28   F                                            IL
 9   56   56  MCGILL         Samuel         21   M                                            IL
 10  56   56  MCGILL         Zadock         19   M                                            IL                                                    X
 11  56   56  MCGILL         Margaret       16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 12  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Stephen      41   M         Farmer         3,800     500       Prussia
 13  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Mary         33   F                                            Prussia
 14  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Joseph       12   M                                            IL
 15  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Henry        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 16  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Stephen      7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Margaret     5    F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  57   57  RIDDER or REIDER Catherine    2    F                                            IL
 19  58   58  COKER          Clabourn       66   M         Farmer         10,500    1,000     Ga
 20  58   58  COKER          Elizabeth      64   F                                            Ky
 21  58   58  COKER          Emaline        20   F                                            IL
 22  58   58  COKER          Richard        25   M                                            IL
 23  58   58  COKER          Mary           20   F                                            IL
 24  58   58  FAIRBANKS      Samuel         18   M                                            In
 25  59   59  COKER          Dennis         41   M         Farmer         4,000     600       IL
 26  59   59  COKER          Elizabeth      45   F                                            NC
 27  59   59  COKER          Amanda         16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 28  59   59  COKER          Robert         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 29  59   59  COKER          Riley          11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 30  59   59  CLARRY or CLANNY Frances      16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  59   59  BARTON         Harry          23   M    B                                       Ky
 32  60   60  SUITER         William        29   M         Farmer                             Mo
 33  60   60  SUITER         Emily          19   F                                            IL
 34  61   61  WIGGENJOST     Frank          27   M                                            Prussia
 35  61   61  WIGGENJOST     Dena           20   F                                            Prussia
 36  61   61  WIGGENJOST     Terressa       2    F                                            IL
 37  62   62  FOSTER         James          48   M         Farmer         6,000     200       Tn
 38  62   62  FOSTER         Mary           32   F                                            IL
 39  62   62  FOSTER         Jane           6    F                                            IL
 40  62   62  FOSTER         Susan          4    F                                            IL


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