1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.280
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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:  280
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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   182  193 CASEY          Walter         5    M                                            IL
 2   183  194 HAPPY          Washington     68   M         Minister of the Gospel 4,000 1,000 Ky
 3   183  194 HAPPY          Cynthia        66   F                                            Ky
 4   184  195 PETERSON       Henry          25   M         Grocer                             Sweden             X      X
 5   184  195 PETERSON       Mary           30   F                                            Sweden             X      X
 6   184  195 BLOOMCHRIST    Charles        30   M         Laborer                            Sweden             X      X
 7   184  195 JOHNSON        Panilla        35   F         Dress Maker                        Sweden             X      X
 8   184  195 CHARLISM       Charles        25   M                                            Sweden             X      X
 9   185  196 LINDSEY        John           58   M         Drayman        10,000    1,000     Ireland            X      X
 10  185  196 LINDSEY        Mary           25   F                                            IL
 11  185  196 LINDSEY        Samuel         22   M                                            IL
 12  185  196 STEWART        Frank          27   M         Drayman        3,000     1,000     Me
 13  186  197 COBBS          Samuel         54   M         Blacksmith     10,000    5,000     Ky
 14  186  197 COBBS          Sarah          53   F                                            Va
 15  186  197 COBBS          Martin         20   M         Wagon Painter                      IL
 16  186  197 COBBS          Bailey         17   M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  186  197 HUNT           Henry          29   M         Clerk                              IL
 18  186  197 HUNT           Lizzie         27   F                                            IL
 19  186  197 HUNT           Jennie         5    F                                            IL
 20  186  197 HUNT           Sallie         3    F                                            IL
 21  187  198 EWING          Alexander      30   M         Marble Cutter                      IL
 22  187  198 EWING          Mary           23   F                                            IL
 23  187  198 EWING          Samuel         4    M                                            IL
 24  187  198 EWING          Mary           2    F                                            IL
 25  188  199 ADGATE         John           46   M         Life & Fire Insurance    500       NY
 26  188  199 ADGATE         Lovicy         43   F                                            Vt
 27  188  199 ADGATE         Lilla          18   F                                            Oh                                                    X
 28  188  199 ADGATE         George         16   M                                            Oh                                                    X
 29  188  199 ADGATE         Lucy           9    F                                            IL
 30  188  199 ADGATE         Laura          5    F                                            IL
 31  188  199 ADGATE         John           3    M                                            IL
 32  189  200 SIMMS          Edward         25   M         Grocer                             IL
 33  189  200 SIMMS          Emily          20   F                                            Mo
 34  189  200 MCCUTCHEN      Christa        57   F                                            Ky
 35  189  200 YOUNG          Laura          19   F                                            IL
 36  190  201 CHEATEM        James          46   M         Carpenter      2,500               Ky
 37  190  201 CHEATEM        Fannie         35   F                                            Ky
 38  190  201 CHEATEM        Nannie         14   F                                            Mo                                                    X
 39  190  201 CHEATEM        Mattie         12   F                                            Mo                                                    X
 40  190  201 BUTCHER        Hester         25   M         Dress Maker                        Mo


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