1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.417
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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 4  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  417
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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   24   24  BROADWELL      Alice E.       9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 2   24   24  BROADWELL      Hannah L.      5    F                                            IL
 3   24   24  BROADWELL      Hattie I.      3    F                                            IL
                   REMARKS:  23/23 and 24/24 are repeated
 4   23   23  HALL           John W.        38   M         Blacksmith     30,000    5,000     IL
 5   23   23  HALL           Francis        31   F                                            IL
 6   23   23  HALL           William E.     9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 7   23   23  HALL           Harry          7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   23   23  HALL           Libbie         5    F                                            IL
 9   23   23  HALL           Fanny          3    F                                            IL
 10  23   23  HALL           Albert         1    M                                            IL
 11  23   23  HAMMAN         Charles        20   M         Blacksmith                         IL
 12  24   24  WADSWORTH      Albert C.      45   M         Hardware Dealer 20,000   10,000    Oh
 13  24   24  WADSWORTH      Dorah A.       38   F                                            Vt
 14  24   24  WADSWORTH      Harry          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  24   24  WADSWORTH      Julian         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 16  24   24  WADSWORTH      Nellie         4    F                                            IL
 17  24   24  DICK           Folks          21   M    B    Gardener                           Mo
 18  24   24  JOHNSON        Louisa         20   F         Servant                            Sweden
 19  25   25  GORAM          Isaiah         50   M         Retired Farmer 14,000    14,000    Oh
 20  25   25  GORAM          Clara B.       40   F                                            Vt
 21  25   25  GORAM          Henry          20   M         Store Clerk                        IL                                                    X
 22  25   25  REED           Isham          20   M    B    Hostler                            Mo
 23  25   25  REED           Ann            25   F         Servant                            Sweden
 24  25   25  BROWN          George B.      25   M         Penmanship Teacher                 IL
 25  26   26  BRANSON        William        58   M         Fur Dealer     20,000    2,000     NC
 26  26   26  BRANSON        Jane           55   F                                            Ky
 27  26   26  SIMMS          Susan J.       24   F         Boarding                           IL
 28  26   26  SIMMS          Stella         3    F         Boarding                           IL
 29  27   27  JOHNSON        William B.     42   M         Furnitur & Stoves 24,000 12,000    Ky
 30  27   27  JOHNSON        Sarah E.       42   F                                            Ky
 31  27   27  JOHNSON        William H.     17   M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  27   27  JOHNSON        Johny L.       12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 33  27   27  JOHNSON        Edward W.      4    M                                            IL
 34  27   27  LEIGHTON       Mattie         18   F         Servant                            IL
 35  28   28  ARMSTRONG      Alexander      36   M         Gas Fitter     1,600     300       Ireland
 36  28   28  ARMSTRONG      Hannah         34   F                                            England
 37  28   28  ARMSTRONG      Stephen R.     9    M                                            England                                               X
 38  29   29  HALL           James          40   M         Grocer                   3,000     England
 39  29   29  HALL           Mary A.        31   F                                            England
 40  29   29  HALL           Henry M.       13   M                                            IL


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