1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.453
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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:  453
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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   174  176 WISWALL        Samantha       67   F                        6,000     1,500     Vt
 2   175  177 COLLINS        Morris         56   M         Dry Goods      15,000    5,000     Ct
 3   175  177 COLLINS        Anna           33   F                                            NH
 4   175  177 COLLINS        John B.        16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 5   175  177 COLLINS        Morris         12   M                                            Mo                                                    X
 6   175  177 COLLINS        Martha B.      10   F                                            Mo                                                    X
 7   175  177 COLLINS        Alice B.       9    F                                            Ct                                                    X
 8   175  177 TOLLY          Ellen          27   F         Servant                            Ireland
 9   175  177 FIELDCAMP      Rica ?         12   F         Servant                            Prussia                                               X
 10  176  178 HUGHS          John           69   M         Retired Farmer 8,000     5,000     Va
 11  176  178 HUGHS          Frances        63   F                                            NY
 12  176  178 HUGHS          Mary           38   F                                            IL
 13  176  178 HUGHS          Eliza          31   F                                            IL
 14  177  179 REID           Maro           68   M         Physician      45,000    1,000     Ct
 15  177  179 REID           Elizabeth      61   F                                            Ct
 16  177  179 REID           Harriet        38   F         Teacher                            IL
 17  177  179 REID           Albert         31   M         Law Student                        IL
 18  177  179 REID           Julia          22   F         Teacher                            IL
 19  177  179 REID           Julia W.       33   F                                            NH
 20  177  179 REID           Elizabeth W.   11m  F                                            IL                              July
 21  177  179 SHORT          Mary           20   F         Student                            IL
 22  178  180 LATHROP        Josephine      30   F         Seamstress                         La
 23  178  180 LATHROP        Edgar          17   M                                            La
 24  179  181 REYNOLDS       Henry          20   M         Store Clerk                        IL
 25  179  181 REYNOLDS       Mary           23   F                                            IL
 26  179  181 REYNOLDS       Sarah          18   F                                            IL
 27  179  181 REYNOLDS       Lucinda        15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 28  179  181 WHITE          Charles        21   M         Plasterer                          Oh
 29  180  182 MERTEL         Philip         37   M         Minister of Gospel                 Bavaria
 30  180  182 MERTEL         Mary           33   F                                            Prussia
 31  180  182 MERTEL         Lizzie         11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 32  180  182 MERTEL         Philip         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 33  180  182 MERTEL         Virginia       3    F                                            Mo
 34  181  183 SPRAGUE        Joshua         78   M         Retired Farmer 18,000    4,000     NY
 35  181  183 FOSTER         Mary           49   F         Millinery                5,000     NY
 36  181  183 STOUT          Sarah          22   F         Millinery                          Ia
 37  182  184 KINMAN         Ann            57   F                        4,000     1,000     NJ
 38  182  184 KINMAN         Rosanna        30   F                                            IL
 39  182  184 KINMAN         Jane R.        21   F         Music Teacher                      IL
 40  182  184 KINMAN         Belle          19   F                                            IL                                                    X


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