1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.25
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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:  25
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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   55   55  RATLIFF        Anna           2    F                                            IL
 2   56   56  WILLIAMS       Samuel         47   M         Farmer                   600       Ky
 3   56   56  WILLIAMS       Julia          42   F                                            Ky
 4   56   56  WILLIAMS       Mary           16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 5   56   56  WILLIAMS       Sarah          14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 6   56   56  WILLIAMS       A.             12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   56   56  WILLIAMS       Nettie         9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   57   57  MCLIN          Aaron          48   M                                  250       Ky
 9   57   57  MCLIN          Amy            37   F                                            Pa
 10  57   57  MCLIN          Nancy          18   F                                            IL
 11  57   57  MCLIN          Elizabeth      12   F                                            Ia                                                    X
 12  57   57  MCLIN          Emily          10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 13  57   57  MCLIN          Henry          4    M                                            IL
 14  57   57  MCLIN          Aaron          2    M                                            IL
 15  58   58  RICHARDSON     Enos           46   M         Farmer                   500       IL
 16  58   58  RICHARDSON     Mary           34   F                                            Oh
 17  58   58  RICHARDSON     Alice          14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  58   58  RICHARDSON     Jane           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 19  58   58  RICHARDSON     Harmon         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 20  58   58  RICHARDSON     Mary           9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 21  58   58  RICHARDSON     Charles        7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 22  58   58  RICHARDSON     George         5    M                                            IL
 23  58   58  RICHARDSON     Ida            1    F                                            IL
 24  59   59  PETEFISH       John           45   M         Farmer         5,000     1,000     Oh
 25  59   59  PETEFISH       Lucy           45   F                                            Ky
 26  59   59  PETEFISH       Noah           18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 27  59   59  PETEFISH       Eliza          16   F                                            IL
 28  59   59  PETEFISH       Charles        13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 29  59   59  PETEFISH       Howard         10   M                                            IL
 30  59   59  PETEFISH       George         8    M                                            IL
 31  59   59  PETEFISH       Ellen          6    F                                            IL
 32  59   59  PETEFISH       Taylor         4    M                                            IL
 33  60   60  SHIELDS        Patrick        30   M         Farmer                   200       IL
 34  60   60  SHIELDS        Lydia          27   F                                            IL
 35  60   60  SHIELDS        William        9    M                                            IL
 36  60   60  SHIELDS        Frances        7    F                                            IL
 37  60   60  SHIELDS        Ellen          4    F                                            IL
 38  60   60  SHIELDS        Jane           10mo F                                            IL                              August
 39  61   61  STURGESS       John           71   M         Farmer         3,600     2,000     SC
 40  61   61  STURGESS       Elizabeth      71   F                                            Oh


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