1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.279
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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:  279
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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   177  188 MCELROY        Eddie          5    M                                            IL
 2   177  188 MCELROY        Henry          4    M                                            IL
 3   177  188 MCELROY        George         2    M                                            IL
 4   177  188 ROBINSON       Peter          28   M         Sewing Machine Agt.                Scotland
 5   178  189 HATCH          Johnson        59   M         Druggist       16,000    10,000    NH
 6   178  189 HATCH          Clara          74   F                                            Ar
 7   178  189 HATCH          Lee            26   M                                            Ky
 8   178  189 HATCH          Frank          18   M         Jeweler                            Ky
 9   178  189 HATCH          Clara          16   F                                            Ky                                                    X
 10  178  189 HATCH          Johnson        12   M                                            Ia                                                    X
 11  178  189 LEVENE         Amelia         23   F         Servant                            Prussia            X      X
 12  178  189 LEVENE         Myrtle         4m   F                                            IL                              Dec.
 13  179  190 DEENLY         William        37   M                                            IL
 14  179  190 DEENLY         Mary           23   F                                            NY
 15  179  190 DEENLY         Sallie         34   F                                            Oh
 16  179  190 SCOTT          Maria          10   F    B                                       Ky
 17  180  191 HUNT           Fannie         60   F         Keeps Boarders                     Ky
 18  180  191 HUNT           William        29   M                                            IL
 19  180  191 HUNT           Jane           26   F                                            IL
 20  180  191 HUNT           Samuel         2    M                                            IL
 21  180  191 HUNT           Palmer         9m   M                                            IL                              Sep.
 22  180  191 MEGOWEN        Amanda         38   F                                            Mo
 23  180  191 MEGOWEN        Joseph         18   M                                            IL
 24  180  191 TOPPLE         Lona           23   F                                            IL
 25  180  191 TOPPLE         Fannie         4    F                                            IL
 26  180  191 BALLSIZER      Jacob          25   M         Barber                             Prussia            X      X
 27  180  191 DAVIDSON       Jacob          23   M         Clerk Clothing House               IL
 28  180  191 AVERY          John           50   M         Cattle Broker                      Oh
 29  180  191 AVERY          Frank          14   M                                            IL
 30  180  191 BEARSE         George         23   M         Clerk                              Ma
 31  180  191 WYATT          William        30   M         Stock Broker                       Oh
 32  180  191 GREEN          Edward         23   M                                            England            X      X
 33  180  191 ROBINSON       Isaac          19   M                                            England            X      X
 34  180  191 NICKERSON      John           26   M                        5,000               Ma
 35  181  192 GREEN          William        27   M         Railroad Laborer                   Ia
 36  181  192 GREEN          Mary           21   F                                            Oh
 37  181  192 GREEN          Stephen        2m   M                                            IL                              March
 38  182  193 CASEY          James          35   M         Engineer                           Oh
 39  182  193 CASEY          Maggie         26   F                                            Oh
 40  182  193 CASEY          May            8    F                                            IL                                                    X


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