1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.18
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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:  Arcadia Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  18
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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   1    1   BLACK          Susan          49   F                        7,000     250       Ky
 2   1    1   BLACK          Ellen          19   F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   1    1   BLACK          Lucy           17   F                                            IL                                                    X
 4   1    1   BLACK          Maria          15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 5   2    2   SMITH          August         40   M         Farmer         3,300     800       Wertemburg
 6   2    2   SMITH          Anna           36   F                                            Wertemburg
 7   3    3   BLACK          Peachy         78   M         Farmer         1,600     30        Ky
 8   3    3   BLACK          Sarah          40   F                                            IL
 9   3    3   BLACK          Ann            23   F                                            IL
 10  3    3   BLACK          James          17   M                                            IL
 11  3    3   BLACK          Henry          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  3    3   BLACK          George         11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  3    3   BLACK          Richard        7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 14  3    3   BLACK          Jennie         4    F                                            IL
 15  3    3   BLACK          Harriet        1    F                                            IL
 16  4    4   PHILLIP        Aaron          43   M         Farmer         4,800     1,400     Wurtemburg
 17  4    4   PHILLIP        Ann            40   F                                            England
 18  4    4   PHILLIP        Emily          17   F                                            IL                                                    X
 19  4    4   PHILLIP        Mary           15   F                                            IL
 20  5    5   VARNAM         Enoch          25   M         Farmer                   250       Oh
 21  5    5   VARNAM         Catherine      27   F                                            Mo
 22  5    5   VARNAM         Henry          2    M                                            Mo
 23  6    6   DAIS           Joquin         58   M         Farmer         1,000     400       Madeira
 24  6    6   DAIS           Mary           42   F                                            Madeira
 25  6    6   DAIS           Henry          18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  6    6   DAIS           John           16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 27  6    6   DAIS           George         14   M                                            IL
 28  6    6   DAIS           Joseph         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 29  6    6   DAIS           Mary           13   F                                            IL
 30  6    6   DAIS           William        5    M                                            IL
 31  7    7   BROWN          James          31   M         Farmer         3,200     600       England
 32  7    7   BROWN          Mary           29   F                                            England
 33  7    7   BROWN          George         4    M                                            IL
 34  7    7   RICHARDS       Thomas         19   M         Farm Hand                          England
 35  7    7   RICHARDS       Peter          21   M         Farm Hand                          England
 36  8    8   MORRIS         Hiram          46   M                                  100       Ky
 37  8    8   MORRIS         Martha         41   F                                            Ky
 38  8    8   MORRIS         Elizabeth      16   F                                            Ky
 39  8    8   MORRIS         Samuel         13   M                                            IL
 40  8    8   MORRIS         Mary           11   F                                            IL


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