1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.281
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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:  281
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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   191  202 DOWNTAIN       Avery          50   M                                            Ky
 2   191  202 DOWNTAIN       Lucy           47   F                                            IL
 3   191  202 DOWNTAIN       Willie         2    M                                            IL
 4   191  203 SPAULDING      Frank          37   M         Farming                            Vt
 5   191  203 SPAULDING      Sarah          27   F         Dress Maker                        In
 6   191  203 SPAULDING      Nellie         8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   191  203 SPAULDING      Elizabeth      6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   191  203 SPAULDING      Eunice         4    F                                            IL
 9   191  203 JOHNSON        Mary           26   F         Servant                            IL
 10  192  204 FIZER          Samuel         33   M         House Painter                      Ky
 11  192  204 FIZER          Mary           26   F                                            Ky
 12  192  204 FIZER          William        9    M                                            Ky                                                    X
 13  192  204 FIZER          Laura          4    F                                            Ky
 14  192  204 FIZER          Samuel         1m   M                                            IL                              May
 15  193  205 LAUGHON        John           36   M         Carpenter                          Va
 16  193  205 LAUGHON        Fannie         35   F                                            Va
 17  193  205 LAUGHON        Charles        11   M                                            Va                                                    X
 18  193  205 LAUGHON        Katie          9    F                                            Tn                                                    X
 19  193  205 LAUGHON        Fannie         6    F                                            Va
 20  193  205 LAUGHON        William        1    M                                            Va
 21  194  206 PETENGILL      Daniel         42   M         Farmer         40,000    1,000     IL
 22  194  206 PETENGILL      Susan          32   F                                            Ky
 23  194  206 PETENGILL      Edward         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 24  194  206 PETENGILL      Elvin          12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 25  194  206 PETENGILL      Lina           7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  194  206 CAVANAUGH      Ada            12   F                                            IL
 27  195  207 PATTERSON      Augustus       46   M         Farmer         30,000              Ky
 28  195  207 PATTERSON      Mary           37   F                                            IL
 29  195  207 PATTERSON      Mattie         16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 30  195  207 PATTERSON      Mary           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  195  207 PATTERSON      Charles        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  195  207 PATTERSON      William        6    M                                            IL
 33  195  207 PATTERSON      Oliver         4    M                                            IL
 34  195  207 PATTERSON      Ida            2    F                                            IL
 35  196  208 MILLER         Daniel         50   M         Railroad Section Boss 5,000 2,000  England            X      X
 36  196  208 MILLER         Susan          44   F                                            Me
 37  196  208 DUNAVAN        William        29   M         Wagon Maker                        Ky
 38  196  208 DUNAVAN        Georgia        23   F                                            IL
 39  196  208 DUNAVAN        Clara          10m  F                                            IL                              Aug.
 40  196  208 DUNAVAN        Walter         11   M                                            IL                                                    X


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