1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.278
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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:  278
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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   171  181 CHAMBERLAIN    Mary           60   F         Servant                            Ma
 2   172  182 BACON          William        50   M                        5,000     1,500     Ma
 3   172  182 BACON          Clara          50   F                                            Ma
 4   172  182 WILSON         Jane           20   F                                            IL
 5   172  182 COLEMAN        Isaac          36   M         Contractor                         Ma
 6   172  182 COLEMAN        Sarah          32   F                                            RI
 7   172  182 FLINT          Henry          28   M         Conductor      5,000               Oh
 8   172  182 FLINT          Virginia       25   F                                            NY
 9   173  183 CROWELL        William        39   M         Miller                             Oh
 10  173  183 CROWELL        Catherine      37   F                                            Oh
 11  173  183 CROWELL        Charles        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  173  183 CROWELL        Abner          7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  173  183 CROWELL        Edwin          4    M                                            IL
 14  173  183 GARRETT        Belle          18   F         Servant                            Ky
 15  173  183 WEITER         John           36   M         Barber                             Bavaria            X      X
 16  173  183 WEITER         Thressia       35   F                                            Bavaria            X      X
 17  173  183 WEITER         Mary           4    F                                            Bavaria            X      X
 18  173  183 WEITER         Willie         2    M                                            IL                 X      X
 19  174  184 MOSBY          Ellen          28   F         Keep Boarders                      IL
 20  174  184 MOSBY          Harry          8    M                                            IL
 21  174  184 MOSBY          Willie         6    M                                            IL
 22  174  184 MOSBY          Effie          4    F                                            IL
 23  174  184 MOSBY          Emma           1    F                                            IL
 24  174  184 WILSON         E. B.          42   M         Life Ins. Agent                    Pa
 25  174  184 WILSON         Julia          40   F                                            NY
 26  174  184 WILSON         Charles        15   M                                            Mi
 27  174  184 WILSON         Fannie         10   F                                            Mi                                                    X
 28  174  184 HENRY          Rosa           20   F         Servant                            IL
 29  175  185 BOYCE          Catherine      66   F                                            Ky
 30  175  185 COOPER         Lou            17   F                                            IL
 31  175  186 MORTON         Elizabeth      38   F                                            Ky
 32  175  186 LATON          Elizabeth      64   F                                            Va
 33  176  187 KILLIAN        John           29   M         Grocery Store                      Prussia            X      X
 34  176  187 KILLIAN        Minnie         24   F                                            Prussia            X      X
 35  176  187 KILLIAN        Frank          3    M                                            IL
 36  176  187 KILLIAN        William        6m   M                                            IL                              Dec.
 37  176  187 LEARY          Johanna        65   F                                            Prussia            X      X
 38  177  188 MCELROY        Thomas         32   M         Sewing Maching Agt.                Oh
 39  177  188 MCELROY        Laura          39   F                                            IL
 40  177  188 MCELROY        Walter         10   M                                            IL                                                    X


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