1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.180
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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:  180
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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   203  203 ROOK           Robert         5    M                                            IL
 2   203  203 ROOK           Kate           1    F                                            IL
                   REMARKS:  Prob. should be with prev. household instead of separate
 3   204  204 BENTLEY        David          55   M         Farmer         7,000     3,000     England
 4   204  204 BENTLEY        Ann            50   F                                            England
 5   204  204 BENTLEY        Charles        24   M                                            England
 6   204  204 BENTLEY        David          20   M                                            England
 7   204  204 BENTLEY        Julia          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   204  204 BENTLEY        John           10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 9   204  204 BENTLEY        Silva          4    F                                            IL
 10  205  205 DEVORE         Harvey         41   M         Farmer         14,400    3,000     Ky
 11  205  205 DEVORE         Catharine      38   F                                            Ky
 12  205  205 DEVORE         William        18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  205  205 DEVORE         Sarah          15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 14  205  205 DEVORE         Mary           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 15  205  205 DEVORE         Anna           10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  205  205 DEVORE         James          7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  205  205 DEVORE         Robert         3    M                                            IL
 18  205  205 DEVORE         Lucy           8m   F                                            IL                              Nov.
 19  206  206 HIGBY          Arthur         40   M         Farmer         2,400     1,000     Ireland
 20  206  206 HIGBY          Julia          36   F                                            Ireland
 21  206  206 HIGBY          Anna           16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 22  206  206 HIGBY          Wineford       14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 23  206  206 HIGBY          John           13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 24  206  206 HIGBY          Mary           11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  206  206 HIGBY          Nellie         9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  206  206 HIGBY          Julia          7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 27  207  207 WINTERS        David          42   M         Farmer         11,500    2,000     England
 28  207  207 WINTERS        Nancy          25   F                                            IL
 29  207  207 WINTERS        William        11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 30  207  207 WINTERS        John           9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 31  207  207 WINTERS        James          7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  207  207 WINTERS        Mary           6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  207  207 WINTERS        Anna           1    F                                            IL
 34  207  207 BACON          Phillip        16   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 35  208  208 KIRKMAN        Rebecca        73   F         Farmer                             Ky
 36  208  208 KIRKMAN        Peter          50   M                                            Ky
 37  209  209 HENRY          Richard        72   M         Blacksmith     1,000     3,000     Ky
 38  209  209 HENRY          Lucy           70   F                                            Ky
 39  209  209 HENRY          Hellen         24   F                                            IL
 40  209  209 HENRY          James          13   M                                            IL


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