1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.297
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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 - Ward 2  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  297
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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   1    1   BUSBY          Frank          32   M         Drug Store     7,000     600       IL
 1   288  310 FLEMMING       William        28   M         Student                            IL
 2   1    1   BUSBY          Sarah          32   F                                            IL
 2   288  310 METZGAR        Julia          14   F         Student                            IL
 3   1    1   BUSBY          Alice          8    F                                            IL
 3   288  310 TAYLOR         Martin         12   M         Student                            IL
 4   288  310 GRISWOLD       Solomon        21   M         Student                            IL
 4   1    1   BUSBY          Harry          1    M                                            IL
 5   288  310 CROUSE         Carrie         10   F         Student                            IL
 5   1    1   SHUDY          Margaret       19   F         Servant                            IL
 6   288  310 MCGILL         Alexander      22   M         Student                            IL
 6   2    2   AYERS          Augustus       43   M         Banker         75,000    75,000    Pa
 7   2    2   AYERS          Annie          41   F                                            IL
 7   288  310 YOUNG          William        8    M         Student                            IL
 8   288  310 O'BRIEN        John           45   M         Student                            IL
 8   2    2   AYERS          Florence       16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   288  310 GALLAHER       Philip         13   M         Student                            IL
 9   2    2   AYERS          Reese          14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  288  310 CORSER         Hattie         14   F         Student                            IL
 10  2    2   AYERS          Augustus N.    2    M                                            IL
 11  2    2   AYERS          Graace         2    F                                            IL
 11  288  310 FITZGERALD     Mary           14   F         Student                            IL
 12  288  310 DOBBS          Richard        39   M         Student                            IL
 12  2    2   DEFREITAS      Lizza          18   F         Servant                            Madeira
 13  288  310 MIDDLETON      Edward         9    M         Student                            IL
 13  2    2   SMITH          Mary           22   F         Servant                            Madeira
 14  288  310 REDMAN         Thomas         53   M         Student                            IL
 14  2    2   CLANSON        Carl           25   M         Coachman                           Sweden
 15  3    3   ADAMS          Lyman          35   M         Banker         50,000    10,000    NY
 15  288  310 PAGE           Emma           10   F         Student                            IL
 16  3    3   ADAMS          Mary           31   F                                            In
 16  288  310 CLARRY         Nasietta       14   F         Student                            IL
 17  288  310 MURPHEY        John           18   M         Student                            IL
 17  3    3   ADAMS          Annie          7    F                                            IL
 18  3    3   ADAMS          Nellie         2    F                                            IL
 18  288  310 LAW            Nancy          22   F         Student                            IL
 19  288  310 STAFFORD       Alfred         11   M         Student                            IL
 19  3    3   BARGE          Amelia         16   F         Servant                            England
 20  288  310 DAVID          Alfred         12   M         Student                            IL
                   REMARKS:  END SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND
 20  3    3   RECTOR         Kate           45   F         Servant                            Ireland
 21  4    4   MURRAY         Catharine      40   F                                            Ireland
 22  4    4   MURRAY         Kate           9    F                                            NY
 23  4    4   MURRAY         Charles        12   M                                            NY                                                    X
 24  4    4   MURRAY         William        10   M                                            NY                                                    X
 25  4    4   MURRAY         John           6    M                                            NY                                                    X
 26  4    4   MURRAY         Mary           4    F                                            NY
 27  4    4   HAYDEN         Charles        35   M         Tailor         2,000     6,000     Ireland
 28  4    4   HAYDEN         Agnes          8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 29  4    4   HAYDEN         Ann            4    F                                            Ireland
 30  4    4   HAYDEN         Lizzie         18   F                                            Ireland
 31  5    5   RAWLINGS       Isaac          64   M         Retail Clothing 12,000   8,000     Pa
 32  5    5   RAWLINGS       Hester         65   F                                            NY
 33  5    5   RAWLINGS       Isaac          36   M         Clerk - Store                      NY
 34  5    5   RAWLINGS       Elizabeth      30   F                                            IL
 35  5    5   RAWLINGS       Anna           26   F                                            IL
 36  5    5   RAWLINGS       Stella         28   F         Teacher                            IL
 37  6    6   HAYDEN         Alfred         30   M         Retail Dry Groods 3,000  6,000     England
 38  6    6   HAYDEN         Lizzie         25   F                                            IL
 39  7    7   DEWEY          Alpheus        30   M         Retail Dry Goods 166,000 40,000    Ct
 40  7    7   DEWEY          Hele


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