1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.183
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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:  183
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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   226  226 VASEY          Louisa         10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 2   226  226 VASEY          John           7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 3   226  226 VASEY          George         5    M                                            IL
 4   226  226 VASEY          William        2    M                                            IL
 5   227  227 BARRY          William        33   M         Farmer         12,000    2,000     England
 6   227  227 BARRY          Harriet        30   F                                            IL
 7   227  227 BARRY          Ann            13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   227  227 BARRY          Mary           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   227  227 BARRY          Joseph         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 10  227  227 BARRY          Richard        4    M                                            IL
 11  228  228 SHEPHARD       Johnson        41   M         Farmer         24,000    5,000     Ky
 12  228  228 SHEPHARD       Mary           38   F                                            Va
 13  228  228 SHEPHARD       George         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 14  228  228 SHEPHARD       Simpson        12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  228  228 SHEPHARD       Irvin          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 16  228  228 SHEPHARD       Alice          9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  228  228 SHEPHARD       McClellan      5    M                                            IL                                                    X
 18  228  228 SHEPHARD       Everline       3    F                                            IL
 19  228  228 SHEPHARD       Sarah          2    F                                            IL
 20  228  228 SHEPHARD       Mary           2m   F                                            IL                              Apr.
 21  229  229 SHEPHARD       Thornton       70   M         Farmer         12,000    3,000     NC
 22  229  229 SHEPHARD       Ella           66   F                                            NC
 23  229  229 SHEPHARD       Rachel         36   F                                            Ky
 24  229  229 SHEPHARD       Sylvester      7    M                                            IL
 25  229  229 SHEPHARD       Johnson        1    M                                            IL
 26  230  230 BUTLER         Everet         23   M         Farm Hand                          Mo
 27  230  230 BUTLER         Emily          18   F                                            IL
 28  231  231 STILLWELL      Isaac          27   M         Farmer                   600       IL
 29  231  231 STILLWELL      Melissa        26   F                                            IL
 30  231  231 STILLWELL      Lee            10m  M                                            IL                              Aug.
 31  231  231 STILLWELL      Isaac          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  232  232 SHEPHERD       Alvan          39   M         Farmer         4,000     1,000     IL
 33  232  232 SHEPHERD       Sarah          33   F                                            Ky
 34  232  232 SHEPHERD       Harriet        14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 35  232  232 SHEPHERD       William        12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 36  232  232 SHEPHERD       Jacob          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 37  232  232 SHEPHERD       Cyrus          8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 38  232  232 SHEPHERD       Mary           6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 39  232  232 SHEPHERD       James          4    M                                            IL
 40  232  232 SHEPHERD       Franklin       2    M                                            IL


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