1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.378
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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:  378
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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   219  235 COUCHMAN       Elizabeth      65   F                                            Ky
 2   220  236 CATHERWOOD     William        40   M         Teacher                            Ireland
 3   220  236 CATHERWOOD     Laura          24   F                                            IL
 4   220  236 STEVENSON      Jennie         14   F                                            In
 5   220  236 GREGORY        Nettie         26   F                                            NY
 6   221  237 GLENN          George         27   M         Railroad Mail Car.                 Mo
 7   221  237 GLENN          Mary           23   F                                            IL
 8   221  237 GLENN          Reacy          1    F                                            IL
 9   221  237 BUCKINGHAM     William        62   M                                            Ky
 10  221  237 BUCKINGHAM     William        28   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 11  222  238 BIGGS          Joseph         33   M         House Painter                      In
 12  222  238 BIGGS          Arblissa       30   F                                            IL
 13  222  238 BIGGS          William        10   M                                            Ia                                                    X
 14  222  238 BIGGS          Frank          6    M                                            IL
 15  222  238 BIGGS          Aggie          1    F                                            IL
 16  223  239 KERSHAW        Robert         43   M         Clerk          10,000              England
 17  223  239 KERSHAW        Hannah         36   F                                            England
 18  223  239 KERSHAW        Emma           16   F                                            IL
 19  223  239 CLEG           Elizabeth      67   F                                            England
                   REMARKS:  Dwelling #224 omitted
 20  225  240 MARSHALL       Ann            67   F                                            Scotland
 21  225  240 MARSHALL       Jane           25   F         Seamstress                         La
 22  235  241 SIMMS          William        60   M         Retired Farmer                     Ky
 23  235  241 SIMMS          Sarah          50   F                                            Ky
 24  235  241 SIMMS          Alice          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  235  241 SIMMS          Charles        6    M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  226  242 IRONMONGER     Joseph         28   M         Publisher      6,000               England
 27  226  242 IRONMONGER     Dora           26   F                                            England
 28  226  242 IRONMONGER     Eva            2    F                                            IL
 29  226  242 LABOYTIE       George         13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 30  226  243 AIREY          John           50   M         Shoe Maker     1,600               Scotland
 31  226  243 AIREY          Hannah         42   F                                            England
 32  227  244 KERSHAW        Albert         47   M         House Painter                      England
 33  227  244 KERSHAW        Mary           56   F                                            England
 34  227  244 KERSHAW        Thomas         20   M         House Painter                      IL
                   REMARKS:  Family #'s 245 through 247 omitted
 35  228  248 FOSTER         Mason          30   M         Tinner                             NH
 36  228  248 FOSTER         Roby           30   F                                            IL
 37  228  248 CLARY          Mary           18   F         Servant                            IL
 38  229  249 MONTGOMERY     James          38   M         Carpenter      4,000               Va
 39  229  249 MONTGOMERY     Eliza          36   F                                            Va
 40  229  249 MONTGOMERY     Minerva        16   F                                            Va                                                    X


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