1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.170
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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:  170
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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   116  116 FLATFORD       Jane           6m   F                                            IL                              Dec.
 2   116  116 MOFFITT        Milton         20   M    B    Farm Hand                          Tn
 3   117  117 JENNISON       Wallace        24   M         Farmer         6,400     500       Ky
 4   117  117 JENNISON       Arabella       33   F                                            Ky
 5   117  117 BAKER          Jane           14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 6   118  118 BERRITT        Jackson        38   M         Farm Hand                          Tn
 7   118  118 BERRITT        Sidney         21   F                                            Ky
 8   118  118 BERRITT        Elijah         14   M                                            Tn
 9   118  118 BERRITT        Evaline        3    F                                            Tn
 10  118  118 BERRITT        Samuel         5m   M                                            IL                              Jan.
 11  119  119 HATCH          Charles        24   M         Farmer                             Mo
 12  120  120 MEADOWS        Meredith       28   M         Farm Hand                          Tn
 13  120  120 MEADOWS        Eliza          17   F                                            In
 14  121  121 CRAIG          William        33   M         Farmer         16,000              IL
 15  121  121 CRAIG          Mary           28   F                                            IL
 16  121  121 VOSILL         Frederick      17   M         Farm Hand                          Prussia
 17  122  122 CRAIG          Edward         62   M         Farmer         12,800              Ky
 18  122  122 CRAIG          Mary           58   F                                            Ky
 19  122  122 CRAIG          Belle          21   F                                            IL
 20  122  122 CRAIG          Loyd           20   M                                            IL
 21  122  122 CRAIG          Alexander      15   M                                            IL
 22  122  122 OCKLAN         Anna           10   F                                            IL
 23  122  122 MILLER         Alfred         21   M                                            Prussia
 24  123  123 BARROWS        James          37   M                        14,000    4,000     IL
 25  123  123 BARROWS        Sarah          33   F                                            IL
 26  123  123 BARROWS        Luella         7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 27  123  123 BARROWS        Emma           3    F                                            IL
 28  123  123 BARROWS        William        1    M                                            IL
 29  123  123 TESMIER        Minnie         12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 30  123  123 REED           Franklin       22   M         Farm Hand                          NY
 31  123  123 BURK           Sarah          17   F         Servant                            IL
 32  124  124 RANSDALL       Thornton       54   M         Farmer         13,400    7,000     Ky
 33  124  124 RANSDALL       Eliza          45   F                                            IL
 34  124  124 RANSDALL       Alice          18   F                                            IL
 35  125  125 HARVEY         Benjamin       26   M         Farmer                   3,000     IL
 36  125  125 HARVEY         Martha         26   F                                            IL
 37  125  125 HARVEY         Benjamin       6    M                                            IL
 38  125  125 HARVEY         William        4    M                                            IL
 39  125  125 HARVEY         John           3    M                                            IL
 40  125  125 HARVEY         Charles        1    M                                            IL


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