1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.276
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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 - 1st Ward  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  276
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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   159  168 WEIGAND        George         7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 2   159  168 WEIGAND        Minnie         1    F                                            IL
 3   159  168 WEIGAND        George         68   M                                            Prussia            X      X
 4   159  168 WEIGAND        Christina      64   F                                            Prussia            X      X
 5   159  168 WILGER         Catherine      27   F                                            Prussia            X      X
 6   159  168 WILGER         Lizzie         6    F                                            IL
 7   159  168 WILGER         Hettie         3    F                                            IL
 8   159  168 WHITMYER       Robert         17   M         Butcher                            Wutremburg
 9   160  169 KILNER         Nathaniel      29   M         Carpenter      15,000    2,000     NC
 10  160  169 KILNER         Isabel         18   F                                            Me
 11  161  170 FITZSIMMONS    Margaret       36   F                                            Pa
 12  161  170 FITZSIMMONS    Willie         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  161  170 FITZSIMMONS    Mary           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 14  161  170 LONDEGAN       Margaret       21   F                                            NJ
 15  161  170 WATSON         Fannie         25   F                                            Pa
 16  162  171 CONOVER        William        58   M         Miller         4,000     2,000     NJ
 17  162  171 CONOVER        Eliza          58   F                                            NJ
 18  162  171 CONOVER        Frances        18   F                                            IL
 19  163  172 CARSON         John           54   M         Brick Mason    8,000     2,000     Va
 20  163  172 CARSON         Nancy          51   F                                            Va
 21  163  172 CARSON         Winfield       22   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 22  163  172 CARSON         John           14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 23  163  172 WOOD           Sophia         30   F                                            IL
 24  163  172 WOOD           Edward         13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 25  163  172 SHARP          Marion         31   M         Carpenter                          IL
 26  163  172 MCKAY          Isaac          27   M                                            IL
 27  164  173 WHITE          John           51   M         Minister of the Gospel             Ky
 28  164  173 WHITE          Mary           44   F                                            NJ
 29  164  173 WHITE          Jane           18   F                                            Mo
 30  164  173 WHITE          Mary           14   F                                            Tn
 31  164  173 JONES          Albert         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
                   REMARKS:  Family #174 omitted
 32  165  175 SCHURMAN       George         40   M         Brick Mason    10,000    2,000     NJ
 33  165  175 SCHURMAN       Mary           31   F                                            IL
 34  165  175 SCHURMAN       William        18   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 35  165  175 SCHURMAN       Ernest         3    M                                            IL
 36  165  175 SCHURMAN       Vance          1    M                                            IL
 37  165  175 SHERWOOD       Maia           45   F         Servant                            Oh
 38  166  176 MITCHELL       Joseph         39   M         Carpenter      2,000               NY
 39  166  176 MITCHELL       Rebecca        37   F                                            NY
 40  166  176 MITCHELL       Anna           15   F                                            IL                                                    X


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