1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.243
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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:  243
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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   254  255 JORDAN         Eliza          63   F                                            Pa
 2   254  255 JORDAN         Sarah J.       26   F                                            IL
 3   254  255 JORDAN         Charles W.     20   M                                            IL
 4   254  255 APPLEBY        Peter          11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 5   255  256 BLACKBURN      Joseph         30   M         Farmer         4,800     1,600     England            X      X               Oct.
 6   255  256 BLACKBURN      Helen          22   F                                            IL                                        Oct.
 7   255  256 BLACKBURN      Sarah          69   F                                            England            X      X
 8   255  256 MASTERS        Frank          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 9   256  257 GAITHRIDGE     Alonzo         26   M         Farmer                   400       Ar
 10  256  257 GAITHRIDGE     Cornelia       25   F                                            Tn
 11  256  257 GAITHRIDGE     Charles H.     3m   M                                            IL                              March
 12  256  257 REED           John E.        25   M         Farmer                             IL
 13  257  258 GLEDHILL       Benjamin       27   M         Farmer                   900       IL
 14  257  258 GLEDHILL       Frances        28   F                                            IL
 15  257  258 GLEDHILL       John           20   M         Farmer                   100       IL
 16  257  258 SCHORENCE ?    William        19   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 17  258  259 JACKSON        James          60   M         Farmer         11,200    1,800     NC
 18  258  259 JACKSON        Malinda        33   F                                            IL
 19  258  259 JACKSON        Charles        24   M                                            IL
 20  258  259 JACKSON        Alice          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 21  258  259 JACKSON        James          8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 22  258  259 JACKSON        Nellie         6    F                                            IL
 23  258  259 JACKSON        Mary           4    F                                            IL
 24  258  259 ROE            Louis          26   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 25  259  260 HARRISON       George         58   M         Farmer                   7,000     England            X      X
 26  259  260 HARRISON       Ann            52   F                                            England            X      X
 27  259  260 HARRISON       William        21   M                                            IL
 28  260  261 HICKMAN        Isaac          60   M         Farmer         11,000    1,100     England            X      X
 29  260  261 HICKMAN        Sarah          58   F                                            England            X      X
 30  261  262 GARRETT        Samuel         40   M         Farmer         11,200    1,200     England            X      X
 31  261  262 MERICK         Mary           16   F                                            England            X      X
 32  261  262 GARRETT        Mary           68   F                                            England            X      X
 33  262  263 WALTERS        Horace         26   M         Farmer                   800       IL
 34  262  263 WALTERS        Mary           25   F                                            NY
 35  262  263 WALTERS        Mary           7m   F                                            IL                              Nov.
 36  263  263 MOODY          Thomas         47   M         Farmer         2,300     500       Ma
 37  263  263 MOODY          Elizabeth      43   F                                            Ky
                   REMARKS:  Family #264 omitted
 38  264  265 KUNSLER ?      Samuel         63   M         Farmer                             Md
 39  264  265 KUNSLER ?      Malinda        56   F                                            Ky
 40  264  265 KUNSLER ?      Clay           22   M                                            IL


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