1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.355
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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 3  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  355
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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   47   47  PATTERSON      Margaret       63   F                                            Ireland
 2   47   47  PATTERSON      James          23   M         Clerk          2,500     1,000     IL
 3   48   48  PATTERSON      Lycurgus       27   M         Clerk          2,000     500       IL
 4   48   48  PATTERSON      Sallie         21   F                                            IL
 5   49   49  COBBS          William        52   M         Shoe Maker     1,200               Ky
 6   49   49  COBBS          Mary           47   F                                            IL
 7   49   49  COBBS          Isabella       15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   49   49  COBBS          Jerome         13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 9   49   49  COBBS          Emma           11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  49   49  COBBS          Eva            9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 11  50   50  LUCAS          Charles        32   M         Physician      3,000     2,000     Prussia
 12  51   51  MCPHERSON      William        39   M         Photo Artist                       In
 13  51   51  MCPHERSON      Jane           33   F         Milliner                           In
 14  51   51  MCPHERSON      Janet          13   F                                            In                                                    X
 15  51   51  MCPHERSON      Alexander      70   M         Farmer                             Tn
 16  52   52  CAMPBELL       Newton         33   M         Brick Mason    3,500               In
 17  52   52  CAMPBELL       Harriett       30   F                                            IL
 18  52   52  CAMPBELL       Lulu           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 19  52   52  CAMPBELL       Mary           10   F                                            Mo                                                    X
 20  52   52  CAMPBELL       Kate           6    F                                            IL
 21  52   52  CAMPBELL       Harry          3    M                                            IL
 22  52   52  CAMPBELL       John           1    M                                            IL
 23  52   52  HENRY          John           24   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 24  53   53  ROGERS         William        38   M         Harness Maker            200       Pa
 25  53   53  ROGERS         Caroline       37   F                                            NY
 26  53   53  ROGERS         Mary           8    F                                            Ky                                                    X
 27  53   53  ROGERS         Joseph         6    M                                            IL                                                    X
 28  53   53  ROGERS         Martha         2    F                                            IL
 29  53   53  ROGERS         Jane           63   F                                            Pa
 30  54   54  LEWIS          William        60   M         Tailor                             Pa
 31  54   54  LEWIS          Elizabeth      60   F                                            Ky
 32  54   54  LEWIS          Sarah          34   F                                            IL
 33  54   54  LEWIS          Albert         28   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 34  54   54  LEWIS          Belle          25   F         Dress Maker                        IL
 35  55   55  BISSELL        Annie          28   F         Keeps Boarders                     Mo
 36  55   55  BISSELL        Richard        8    M                                            Mo
 37  55   55  DALRYMPLE      Jacob          28   M         Carpenter                          NJ
 38  55   55  MORTON         No first name given 40 M      Blacksmith                         Prussia
 39  55   55  WILLIAMS       Jesse          19   M         Printer                            Ia
 40  55   55  BROCTOR        William        27   M         Printer                            Germany


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