1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.247
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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:  247
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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   283  284 MEAGER         Thomas         60   M                                            Ireland            X      X
 2   283  284 CORLY          Eliza          40   F                                            Ireland            X      X
 3   283  284 FIELDING       Pat            62   M                                            Ireland            X      X
 4   283  284 ARRINGTON      Lucinda or Lucretia 20 F                                         Ar
 5   283  284 MCCRACKEN      Mariah         40   F                                            IL
 6   283  284 CLARY          James          38   M                                            Scotland           X      X
 7   283  284 FERGUSON       William        37   M                                            Scotland           X      X
 8   283  284 BULDER         Joseph         58   M                                            Prussia            X      X
 9   283  284 SELLERS        George         57   M                                            England            X      X
 10  283  284 KROUSE         Henry          60   M                                            Baden              X      X
 11  283  284 ROONAN         Thomas         38   M                                            Ireland            X      X
 12  283  284 ADAMS          Martha         40   F                                            England            X      X
 13  283  284 MORGAN         Fannie         19   F                                            NC
 14  283  284 FULLER         Agnes          44   F                                            NC
 15  284  285 SMITH          Manuel         57   M         Farmer         3,600     1,000     Madeira            X      X
 16  284  285 SMITH          Mary           48   F                                            Madeira            X      X
 17  284  285 SMITH          Joseph         18   M                                            IL                 X      X                           X
 18  284  285 SMITH          Mary           16   F                                            IL                 X      X                           X
 19  284  285 SMITH          Josephine      14   F                                            IL                 X      X                           X
 20  284  285 SMITH          Sam            12   M                                            IL                 X      X                           X
 21  284  285 SMITH          Carrie         9    F                                            IL                 X      X
 22  284  285 SMITH          Daniel         7    M                                            IL                 X      X
 23  284  285 SMITH          James          4    M                                            IL                 X      X
 24  285  286 BRENNAN        William        28   M         Farmer         5,600     600       England            X      X
 25  285  286 BRENNAN        Emma           20   F                                            IL
 26  285  286 BRENNAN        Lizzie         2    F                                            IL                 X
 27  286  287 BABB           Henry          50   M         Farmer         6,400     700       Tn
 28  286  287 BABB           Harrison       16   M                                            IL
 29  286  287 BABB           Mariah         13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 30  286  287 BABB           Eliza          10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  287  288 LIGHTER        Abram          76   M         Farmer         16,000    10,000    Ky
 32  287  288 LIGHTER        Elizabeth      51   F                                            Ky
 33  287  288 LIGHTER        Samuel         31   M                                            Ky
 34  287  288 LIGHTER        Emmens         20   M                                            IL
 35  287  288 LIGHTER        Elizabeth      17   F                                            IL
 36  287  288 LIGHTER        Sarah          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 37  287  288 LIGHTER        Charles        3    M                                            IL
 38  288  289 DEATON         Robert         34   M         Farmer                   600       IL
 39  288  289 DEATON         Lucinda        21   F                                            IL
 40  288  289 DEATON         Eva            9    F                                            IL


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