1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.4
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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:  Arcadia Twp.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  4
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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   23   23  JORDAN         Eliza          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 2   23   23  JORDAN         William        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 3   23   23  JORDAN         Charles        9    M                                            IL
 4   23   23  JORDAN         Hattie         5    F                                            IL
 5   23   23  JORDAN         John           1    M                                            IL
 6   24   24  FISHER         Robert         35   M         Farmer         600                 England
 7   24   24  FISHER         Sallie         29   F                                            IL
 8   25   25  HOFFMAN        Conrad         28   M         Farmer         800                 Prussia
 9   25   25  HOFFMAN        Annie          27   F                                            Hanover
 10  25   25  HOFFMAN        John           3    M                                            IL
 11  26   26  RAYBACK        Edward         32   M         Farmer                   1,100     Prussia
 12  26   26  RAYBACK        Amelia         29   F                                            Prussia
 13  26   26  RAYBACK        Emily          3    F                                            IL
 14  26   26  RAYBACK        Paul           1    M                                            IL
 15  26   26  RAYBACK        Otto           3m   M                                            IL                              April
 16  27   27  MILLER         Sophia         36   F                        2,400               Baden
 17  27   27  MILLER         Emma           9    F                                            IL
 18  28   28  BRIDGEWATER    William        25   M         Day Laborer                        IL                                                           X     X
 19  28   28  BRIDGEWATER    Hannah         35   F                                            IL
 20  28   28  BRIDGEWATER    Zachariah      18   M                                            IL                                                           X     X
 21  28   28  BRIDGEWATER    Charles        13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 22  28   28  BRIDGEWATER    Elizabeth      7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 23  29   29  EMIG           Charles        40   M         Farmer         280                 Prussia
 24  29   29  EMIG           Mary           35   F                                            Prussia
 25  29   29  EMIG           Alfredia       13   F                                            Prussia
 26  29   29  EMIG           Mary           13   F                                            Prussia
 27  29   29  EMIG           Janie          1    F                                            Prussia
 28  30   30  SMITH          John           25   M         Day Laborer    600                 Tn
 29  30   30  SMITH          Mary           19   F                                            IL
 30  30   30  SMITH          Candy          1    F                                            IL
 31  30   30  HANELL         George W.      45   M         Day Laborer                        IL
 32  31   31  SCOTT          Elizabeth      64   F                        3,200     500       Tn                                                                 X
 33  31   31  MELLON         Mary A.        32/52 F                       3,600     2,500     Ky
 34  32   32  MOSS           John           45   M         Farmer         10,000              Tn
 35  32   32  MOSS           Elizabeth      40   F                                            Tn
 36  32   32  MOSS           Ann            27   F                                            IL
 37  32   32  MOSS           Elizabeth      18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 38  32   32  MOSS           John           12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 39  32   32  MOSS           William        8    M                                            IL
 40  33   33  BRIDGEMAN      Henry          32   M         Farmer         4,600     900       Tn


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