1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.300
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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:  300
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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   20   20  ARBOGAST       Sarah          38   F         Seamstress                         Ky
 2   20   20  ARBOGAST       William        38   M         Works Tobacco Factory              Mo
 3   20   20  TAYLOR         William        22   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 4   20   20  TAYLOR         Alice          20   F                                            Mo
 5   20   20  DEER           Danisa         19   F         Seamstress                         Mo
 6   20   21  PYATT          John           47   M         Policeman      2,000     200       Pa
 7   20   21  PYATT          Caroline       43   F                                            Ky
 8   20   21  PYATT          John E.        16   M         Store Clerk                        IL                                                    X
 9   21   22  TILTEN         Peter          35   M         Retail Dry Goods 2,000   200       Ia
 10  21   22  TILTEN         Mattie         32   F                                            IL
 11  21   22  TILTEN         Robb           4    M                                            IL
 12  21   22  TILTEN         William J.     2    M                                            IL
 13  22   23  CASSELL        John T.        65   M         Physician      25,000    25,000    Ky
 14  22   23  CASSELL        Mary           48   F                                            Ky
 15  22   23  CASSELL        Kate           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  22   23  ROBERTSON      John           30   M         Retail Grocer  3,000     3,000     Ia
 17  22   23  BODORD         Mary           30   F         Servant                            Ireland
 18  23   24  DELEUW         Oscar          23   M         Lawyer                   2,000     Wi
 19  24   25  COWAN          Henry          26   M         Store Clerk                        IL
 20  24   25  BROWN          Jacob          20   M         Store Clerk                        NY
 21  25   26  ADAMS          John           30   M         Wholesale & Retail Drugs 3,000 7,000 IL
 22  25   26  ADAMS          Hattie         28   F                                            IL
 23  25   26  ADAMS          Frank L.       1    M                                            IL
 24  25   26  JOHNSON        Tressa         26   F                                            IL
 25  25   26  JOHNSON        Walter         21   M         Store Clerk                        IL
 26  26   27  KARNEY         John           30   M         Store Clerk                        England
 27  26   27  KARNEY         Mary           25   F                                            England
 28  26   27  KARNEY         George         4    M                                            IL
 29  26   27  KARNEY         Hattie         6m   F                                            IL                              Oct.
 30  27   28  COPE           Frank          22   M         Store Clerk                        NJ
 31  28   29  DAVIDSON       Jacob          20   M         Store Clerk                        Pa
 32  29   30  RETTER         John           46   M         Dentist        3,500     12,000    Ky
 33  29   30  RETTER         Mariah         44   F                                            IL
 34  29   30  RETTER         Mary           15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 35  29   30  NANCY          Mary           10   F         Servant                            IL
 36  30   31  UPHAM          Benjamin       41   M         Store Clerk                        Oh
 37  30   31  UPHAM          Sarah          31   F                                            Ky
 38  30   31  UPHAM          Mary           9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 39  30   31  UPHAM          Abner          5    M                                            IL                                                    X
 40  31   32  JOHNSON        Henry          42   M         Farmer         50,000    6,000     Oh


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