1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.226
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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-West 1/2  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  226
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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   129  130 MASSEY         Clara          19   F                                            IL
 2   129  130 MASSEY         Silas          15   M                                            IL
 3   129  130 MASSEY         Julitt         13   F                                            IL
 4   130  131 MASSEY         George         23   M         Farmer                   300       IL
 5   130  131 MASSEY         Mary           21   F                                            IL
 6   131  132 CUNNINGHAM     John           30   M         Brick Work                         Pa
 7   131  132 CUNNINGHAM     Lydia          25   F                                            IL
 8   131  132 CUNNINGHAM     Eva            2    F                                            IL
 9   131  132 MULLENS        Emily          15   F                                            IL
 10  132  133 GILLHAM        William        52   M         Farmer                             Ky
 11  132  133 GILLHAM        Lisha          45   F                                            Oh
 12  132  133 GILLHAM        Taylor         22   M         Day Laborer              500       Ia
 13  132  133 GILLHAM        George         19   M                                            Ia
 14  132  133 GILLHAM        Charles        16   M                                            Ia                                                    X
 15  132  133 GILLHAM        Emma           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  132  133 GILLHAM        Annie          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  133  134 POTTS          John           46   M         Farmer         48,000    26,000    IL
 18  133  134 POTTS          Louisa         40   F                                            IL
 19  133  134 POTTS          William        19   M                                            IL
 20  133  134 OAK            Eliza          21   F         Servant                            IL
 21  133  134 CHANEY         Joseph         20   M         Farm Hand                          Mo
 22  134  135 HOLT or HILL or HITT Elisha   61   M         Farmer         91,000              Ky
 23  134  135 HOLT or HILL or HITT Sarah    52   F                                            Ky
 24  134  135 HOLT or HILL or HITT Louisa   18   F                                            IL
 25  134  135 HOLT or HILL or HITT William  14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  134  135 NIGHSINGER     Martha         20   F         Servant                            Canada
 27  135  136 CASNON ?       Lhado ?        31   M         Day Laborer                        England
 28  135  136 CASNON ?       Mary           30   F                                            IL
 29  135  136 CASNON ?       Benjamin       10   M                                            IL
 30  135  136 CASNON ?       Phoebe         8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  135  136 CASNON ?       Sarah          6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 32  135  136 CASNON ?       William        3    M                                            IL
 33  135  136 CASNON ?       Joseph         10   M                                            IL                              Sept.
 34  135 ? 136 ? HUSHLEY     Dennis         45   M         Farmer                             Ireland
 35  135  136 HUSHLEY        Jane           40   F                                            Ireland
 36  135  136 HUSHLEY        George         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 37  135  136 HUSHLEY        Cornelius      12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 38  135  136 HUSHLEY        William        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 39  135  136 HUSHLEY        James          8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 40  135  136 HUSHLEY        Kate           9    F                                            IL                                                    X


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