1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.36
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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:  Bethel Twp.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  36
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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   15   15  ROWLS          Antze          33   F                                            Prussia
 2   15   15  ROWLS          Effie          10   F                                            Prussia
 3   15   15  ROWLS          Clyborn        8    M                                            Prussia
 4   15   15  ROWLS          Benjamin       6    M                                            Prussia
 5   15   15  ROWLS          Antze          4    F                                            Prussia
 6   15   15  ROWLS          Ubbo           9m   F                                            Prussia                         Oct.
 7   16   16  THOMPSON       James          45   M         Blacksmith                         Ky
 8   16   16  THOMPSON       Serena         38   F                                            IL
 9   16   16  THOMPSON       James J.       13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 10  16   16  THOMPSON       Charles        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 11  16   16  THOMPSON       Belle          5    F                                            IL
 12  16   16  THOMPSON       Louella        3    F                                            IL
 13  16   16  THOMPSON       Francis        1    M                                            IL
 14  17   17  MAHAN          James          45   M         Farmer                             Ky
 15  17   17  MAHAN          Rosanna        45   F                                            Tn
 16  17   17  MAHAN          Charles        22   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 17  17   17  MAHAN          Nancy          17   F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  17   17  MAHAN          Moses          19   M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  17   17  MAHAN          Martha         12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 20  17   17  MAHAN          James          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  17   17  MAHAN          David          7    M                                            IL
 22  17   17  MAHAN          Mary           4    F                                            IL
 23  17   17  MAHAN          John H.        1    M                                            IL
 24  18   18  KERL           Elias          44   M         Farmer                             Oh
 25  18   18  KERL           Eledo          26   F                                            IL
 26  18   18  KERL           Massuthe       8    F                                            IL
 27  18   18  KERL           Martha         6    F                                            IL
 28  18   18  KERL           Cuianisos      2    M                                            IL
 29  18   18  KERT  or KERL  Nancy          1    F                                            IL
 30  19   19  LAKE           Jessie         44   M         Farmer                             Ky
 31  19   19  LAKE           Harriet        41   F                                            IL
 32  19   19  LAKE           Martha         14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  19   19  LAKE           Isaac          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 34  19   19  LAKE           Jessie         5    M                                            IL
 35  19   19  CHAPMAN        Mary           8    F                                            IL
 36  19   19  CHAPMAN        Belle          5    F                                            IL
 37  19   19  CHAPMAN        Harriet        3    F                                            IL
 38  19   19  BLACK          Jane           17   F         Servant                            IL
 39  19   19  ROSS           James          22   M         Farm Hand                          Ia
 40  20   20  THOMPSON       James          39   M         Farmer         7,000               Oh


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