1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.176
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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:  176
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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   169  169 MEGGISON       Reuben         6    M                                            IL
 2   169  169 MEGGISON       Lennie         3    F                                            IL
 3   169  169 MEGGISON       Simpson        1    M                                            IL
 4   170  170 HALE           Ann            40   F         Farming        2,400     600       Ky
 5   170  170 HALE           William        16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 6   170  170 HALE           Margaret       14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   170  170 HALE           Mary           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   171  171 ROBINSON       Charles        43   M         Farmer         4,000     1,000     England
 9   171  171 ROBINSON       Rachel         33   F                                            England
 10  171  171 ROBINSON       Emma           10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 11  171  171 ROBINSON       Sarah          8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 12  171  171 ROBINSON       James          5    M                                            IL
 13  171  171 ROBINSON       Jane           2    F                                            IL
 14  171  171 BURTHURD       Alfred         13   M         Farm Hand                          IL                                                    X
 15  172  172 WALKER         William        28   M         Farmer                   500       England
 16  172  172 WALKER         Catherine      22   F                                            England
 17  172  172 WALKER         Edward         4    M                                            IL
 18  172  172 WALKER         John           2    M                                            IL
 19  172  172 WALKER         Charles        3m   M                                            IL                              April
 20  172  172 RODGERS        Anna           10   F         Servant                            IL
 21  173  173 FORSYTHE       William        45   M         Farmer         10,800    2,200     Scotland
 22  173  173 FORSYTHE       Jennett        35   F                                            Scotland
 23  173  173 FORSYTHE       John           9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 24  173  173 FORSYTHE       Mary           7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  173  173 FORSYTHE       Edwin          2    M                                            IL
 26  173  173 FORSYTHE       Maggie         10m  F                                            IL                              Aug.
 27  174  174 SELF           James          56   M         Farmer         14,000    8,000     Ky
 28  174  174 SELF           Sarah          47   F                                            Ky
 29  174  174 SELF           George         19   M                                            IL
 30  174  174 SELF           Josiah         17   M                                            IL                                                    X
 31  174  174 SELF           Mary           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 32  174  174 SELF           Sophia         11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  174  174 SELF           Cyrus          8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 34  174  174 SELF           Susan          3    F                                            IL
 35  175  175 ROCK           William        40   M                                  4,000     England
 36  175  175 ROCK           Eliza          40   F                                            England
 37  176  176 MCALISTER      Robert         28   M         Farm Hand      500       100       IL
 38  176  176 MCALISTER      Caroline       17   F                                            IL
 39  176  176 MCALISTER      Anna           10m  F                                            IL                              Aug.
 40  177  177 SORRELS        Nehemiah       24   M         Farmer         800       200       IL


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