1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.40
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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:  40
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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   40   41  MCCARTY        Joanna K.      31   F                                            IL
 2   40   41  MCCARTY        Sarah          15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   40   41  MCCARTY        John W.        13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 4   40   41  MCCARTY        Mary S.        11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 5   40   41  MCCARTY        Abraham        9    M                                            IL
 6   40   41  MCCARTY        Charles H.     4    M                                            IL
 7   41   42  JOHNSON        John W.        37   M         Farmer                             IL
 8   41   42  JOHNSON        Matilda        34   F                                            IL
 9   41   42  JOHNSON        Mary           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  41   42  JOHNSON        Caroline       8    F                                            IL
 11  41   42  JOHNSON        Ida M.         6    F                                            IL
 12  41   42  WILLIAMSON     George         24   M         Farm Hand                          England
 13  42   43  HAM            Milton         28   M         Farm Hand                          Ky
 14  42   43  HAM            Laonica        25   F                                            IL
 15  42   43  HAM            Elmore G.      2    M                                            IL
 16  43   44  HAM            Elisha         34   M         Farmer         3,200     1,000     IL
 17  43   44  HAM            Sarah          27   F                                            IL
 18  43   44  HAM            Alice          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 19  43   44  HAM            Eliza          9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 20  43   44  HAM            Martha         7    F                                            IL
 21  43   44  HAM            Charles        4    M                                            IL
 22  43   44  HAM            Lola           3    F                                            IL
 23  43   44  HAM            John           9m   M                                            IL                                        October
 24  43   44  HILL           William        17   M         Farm Hand                          IL                                                    X
 25  44   45  BAKER          Jane           57   F                        4,800     2,000     Tn
 26  44   45  BAKER          Francis        26   M         Farmer                             IL
 27  44   45  BAKER          Nettie         18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 28  44   45  BAKER          Emma           15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 29  44   45  WASH           Calvin         24   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 30  45   46  GILBERT        William        45   M         Farmer                             Pa
 31  45   46  GILBERT        Margaret       41   F                                            IL
 32  45   46  GILBERT        William        16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 33  45   46  GILBERT        James          14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 34  45   46  GILBERT        Jerry          12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 35  45   46  GILBERT        George         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 36  45   46  GILBERT        Matilda        8    F                                            IL
 37  45   46  GILBERT        Jessie         5    F                                            IL
 38  45   46  GILBERT        Emma           4    F                                            IL
 39  45   46  GILBERT        Adda           4m   F                                            IL                              February
 40  47   48  ALDERSON       Joseph         34   M         Farmer         8,000     2,000     England


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