1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.185
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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:  185
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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   240  240 DEWEESE        John           13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 2   240  240 DEWEESE        George         12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 3   240  240 DEWEESE        Charles        12   M                                            IL
 4   240  240 DEWEESE        Ella           7    F                                            IL
 5   240  240 DEWEESE        Grace          2    F                                            IL
 6   240  240 DEWEESE        Mary           1    F                                            IL
 7   240  240 CASSELL        Benjamin       80   M         Farmer                             Ky
 8   241  241 RUTLEDGE       George         59   M         Farmer         10,000    2,000     Va
 9   241  241 RUTLEDGE       Mary           51   F                                            Ireland
 10  241  241 RUTLEDGE       Ella           20   F                                            IL
 11  241  241 RUTLEDGE       James          16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  241  241 RUTLEDGE       Clara          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 13  241  241 RUTLEDGE       Minnie         11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 14  241  241 RUTLEDGE       Charles        9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  242  242 VANWINKLE      Jason          76   M         Farmer         2,000     7,000     Ga
 16  242  242 VANWINKLE      Elizabeth      72   F                                            Tn
 17  243  243 HOLMES         Robert         29   M    B    Laborer                            Ky
 18  243  243 HOLMES         Minnie         25   F    B                                       Ky
 19  243  243 HOLMES         Socretes       2    M    B                                       Ky
 20  244  244 MECHENSON      Isaac          40   M    B    Laborer                            Ky
 21  244  244 MECHENSON      Emily          35   F    B                                       Ky
 22  244  244 MECHENSON      Josephine      2    F    B                                       Ky
 23  245  245 ALLEN          Jollies M.     36   M         Farmer         5,000     1,000     NJ
 24  245  245 ALLEN          Mary           29   F                                            IL
 25  245  245 ALLEN          Clara          5    F                                            IL
 26  245  245 ALLEN          Bertha         4    F                                            IL
 27  246  246 MELINO ?       Joseph         44   M         Farmer                             Madeira
 28  246  246 MELINO ?       Mary           30   F                                            Madeira
 29  246  246 MELINO ?       Susan          18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 30  246  246 MELINO ?       Joseph         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 31  246  246 MELINO ?       Mary           6    F                                            IL
 32  246  246 MELINO ?       Caroline       5    F                                            IL
 33  246  246 MELINO ?       Eliza          3    F                                            IL
 34  247  247 HENRIQUES ?    Mary           45   F                        3,000     700       Madeira
 35  247  247 HENRIQUES ?    Mary           13   F                                            IL
 36  247  247 HENRIQUES ?    Moses          12   M                                            IL
 37  248  248 VEIRIA         John           50   M         Farmer         1,000     500       Madeira
 38  248  248 VEIRIA         Mary           45   F                                            Madeira
 39  248  248 VEIRIA         Mary           17   F                                            IL
 40  248  248 VEIRIA         Caroline       15   F                                            IL


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