1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.45
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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:  45
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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   82   84  OSGOOD         Giddie ?       30   F                                            IL
 2   82   84  OSGOOD         Georgina       12   F                                            IL
 3   82   84  OSGOOD         Walter         11   M                                            IL
 4   82   84  OSGOOD         Henrietta      8    F                                            IL
 5   82   84  OSGOOD         Rosa           7    F                                            IL
 6   83   85  EDMUNDSON      Mat.           45   M         Farmer                             Mo
 7   83   85  EDMUNDSON      Jane           35   F                                            Ky
 8   83   85  EDMUNDSON      John           30   M         Store Clerk                        IL
 9   83   85  PORTER         Thomas         60   M         Miller                             Ireland
 10  84   86  BOSTON         John L.        58   M         Minister of the Gospel             NJ
 11  84   86  BOSTON         Cassander      47   F                                            Vt
 12  84   86  BOSTON         Eleander       17   M                                            Oh
 13  84   86  BOSTON         Raymond L.     16   M                                            Oh
 14  84   86  THOMPSON       Margaret       75   F                                            Pa
 15  85   87  ZIMMERMAN      Samuel         32   M         Miller                             Pa
 16  85   87  ZIMMERMAN      Miranda        31   F                                            Pa
 17  85   87  ZIMMERMAN      Ida F.         2    F                                            IL
 18  85   87  ZIMMERMAN      Minnie M.      6m   F                                            IL                              February
 19  86   88  GRIMM          John           43   M         Engineer                           Oh
 20  86   88  GRIMM          Elmira         42   F                                            Tn
 21  86   88  GRIMM          Louis P.       16   M                                            IL
 22  86   88  GRIMM          William H.     11   M                                            IL
 23  86   88  GRIMM          Dorcus         9    F                                            IL
 24  86   88  GRIMM          Martha         7    F                                            IL
 25  86   88  GRIMM          Mary           4    F                                            IL
 26  87   89  PORTER         Lyman          45   M         Farmer                             RI
 27  87   89  PORTER         Amy            45   F                                            RI
 28  87   89  PORTER         Emily          20   F                                            Ct
 29  87   89  PORTER         Edgar          17   M                                            Ct                                                    X
 30  87   89  PORTER         Austin         11   M                                            IL                                                    X
 31  87   89  PORTER         Edgar W.       6    M                                            IL
 32  87   89  PORTER         George         5    M                                            IL
 33  87   89  PORTER         Clarence       2    M                                            IL
                   REMARKS:  Note:  Film has two Edgar's listed
 34  88   90  WALLACE        Richard        28   M         Farmer                             IL
 35  88   90  WALLACE        Ellen          22   F                                            Ct
 36  88   90  WALLACE        William        3    M                                            IL
 37  88   90  WALLACE        Henry          1    M                                            IL
 38  88   90  TUNNELL        Marcus         30   M         Farm Hand                          Ct
 39  88   90  TUNNELL        George         32   M         Farm Hand                          Ct
 40  89   91  BASEY          James          50   M         Farm Hand                          Ky


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