1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.298
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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:  298
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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   7    7   DEWEY          Helen          26   F                                            Ct
 2   7    7   DEWEY          Helen M.       3    F                                            Ct
 3   7    7   MARGERAN or MARGERTSON John   15   M                                            Ct                                                    X
 4   7    7   LOOMIS         Allen          66   M                                            Ma
 5   7    7   FERNANDES      Mary           16   F         Nurse Girl                         IL
 6   7    7   MALONEY        Bridget        20   F         Servant                            Ireland
 7   7    7   CHRISTIAN      Kate           25   F         Seamstress                         IL
 8   8    8   STEBBINS       Frank          43   M         Jeweler                            Ma
 9   9    9   MCCONNELL      George         36   M         Banker         10,000    6,000     IL
 10  9    9   MCCONNELL      Maria G.       32   F                                            IL
 11  9    9   MCCONNELL      Marian         6    F                                            IL
 12  9    9   MCCONNELL      Robert         4    M                                            IL
 13  9    9   MCCONNELL      Wilfred G.     7m   M                                            IL                              Sept.
 14  9    9   DONELLY        Kate           18   F         Servant                            Ireland
 15  9    9   HENDERSON      Frances        13   F         Servant                            Ma                                                    X
 16  10   10  AYERS          Marshal        47   M         Banker         75,000    75,000    Tn
 17  10   10  AYERS          Laura          43   F                                            Al
 18  10   10  AYERS          John           22   M                                            IL
 19  10   10  AYERS          Louisa         20   F                                            IL
 20  10   10  AYERS          David          18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  10   10  AYERS          Walter         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 22  10   10  AYERS          Edward         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 23  10   10  AYERS          Effie          10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 24  10   10  AYERS          Helen          8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  10   10  AYERS          Laura          4    F                                            IL
 26  10   10  SELLAS         Samuel         22   M         Coachman                           Mo
 27  10   10  O'NELLAS       Mary           17   F         Servant                            Portugal
 28  10   10  MONTEY         Jessie         26   F         Servant                            Madeira
 29  11   11  MOORE          Joshua         62   M         Retired Merchant                   NJ
 30  11   11  MOORE          Margaret       28   F                                            IL
 31  11   11  MOORE          Ensley         24   M         Journalist     5,000     2,000     IL
 32  11   11  MCMAKIN        Eliza          46   F                                  800       Pa
 33  11   11  TAYLOR         Rebecca        25   F                                            Tn
 34  11   11  MONER          Walter         14   M                                            Tn
 35  11   11  MALONE         Ellen          20   F         Servant                            Ireland
 36  11   11  BONDS          Andrew         21   M         Laborer                            Va
 37  11   11  LOUGHMAN       Bridget        14   F         Servant                            NJ
 38  12   12  SHORT          George         44   M         Retired Farmer 2,500     7,000     IL
 39  12   12  SHORT          Albert         43   M         Cattle Dealer                      IL
 40  12   12  SHORT          Sarah          76   F                                            Va


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