1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.23
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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:  23
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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   40   40  ROBSON         Jane           25   F                                            England
 2   40   40  ROBSON         Mary           3    F                                            IL
 3   41   41  HATFIELD       Aaron          38   M         Farmer         1,200     1,000     NJ
 4   41   41  HATFIELD       Martha         26   F                                            IL
 5   41   41  HATFIELD       Aaron          1    M                                            IL
 6   41   41  BASS           William        20   M         Hired Hand                         Ky
 7   42   42  HENDERSON      Alfred         36   M         Farmer         12,000    2,000     IL
 8   42   42  HENDERSON      Louisa         25   F                                            IL
 9   42   42  HENDERSON      Nettie         14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  42   42  HENDERSON      William        12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 11  42   42  HENDERSON      Louella        2    F                                            IL
 12  43   43  GILPIN         Daniel         30   M         Farm Hand                300       IL
 13  43   43  GILPIN         Rebecca        26   F                                            IL
 14  43   43  GILPIN         Samuel         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  43   43  GILPIN         Alfred         1    M                                            IL
 16  44   44  KENNEDY        William        26   M         Farm Hand                100       IL
 17  44   44  KENNEDY        Sarah          25   F                                            IL
 18  44   44  KENNEDY        William        1    M                                            IL
 19  45   45  LITER          Jonas          51   M         Farmer         1,400     1,200     Ky
 20  45   45  LITER          Emaline        38   F                                            Oh
 21  45   45  LITER          Elizabeth      19   F                                            IL
 22  45   45  LITER          Joseph         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 23  45   45  LITER          Jane           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 24  45   45  LITER          Jonas          6    M                                            IL
 25  45   45  LITER          Angeline       7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  45   45  LITER          Edward         3    M                                            IL
 27  45   45  LITER          Eva            6m   F                                            IL                                        Dec
 28  45   45  LITER          Andrew         36   M                                            Ky
 29  45   45  DARLIN         John           25   M         Engineer                           Ky
 30  46   46  FILEY          Joseph         32   M         Blacksmith               200       IL
 31  46   46  FILEY          Julia          30   F                                            IL
 32  46   46  FILEY          Margaret       9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  47   47  BERRY          Columbus       52   M                        25,000    3,000     Ky
 34  47   47  BERRY          Margaret       45   F                                            Ky
 35  47   47  BERRY          Charles        18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 36  47   47  BERRY          John           15   M                                            IL                                                    X
 37  48   48  GILPIN         Henry          36   M                                  500       Ky
 38  48   48  GILPIN         Julia          37   F                                            Ky
 39  48   48  GILPIN         Joseph         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 40  48   48  GILPIN         Lucy           8    F                                            IL                                                    X


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