1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.473
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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:  473
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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   333  333 ANDREWS        Cyrus          3    M                                            IL
 2   333  333 ANDREWS        Clarence       1    M                                            IL
 3   334  334 ANDREWS        Anthony        37   M         Carpenter      3,000               Portugal
 4   334  334 ANDREWS        Joanna         36   F                                            Portugal
 5   334  334 ANDREWS        Alice          5    F                                            Portugal
 6   335  335 EDGEMON        Alexander      49   M         Brick Yard     46,000    1,000     Tn
 7   335  335 EDGEMON        Matilda        42   F                                            IL
 8   335  335 EDGEMON        William        21   M         Works Brick Yard                   IL
 9   335  335 EDGEMON        Laura          14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  335  335 EDGEMON        Walter         12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 11  335  335 EDGEMON        George         9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  335  335 EDGEMON        Minnie         5    F                                            IL
 13  336  336 TAYLOR         Samuel         36   M         Bookkeeper     4,000               Oh
 14  336  336 TAYLOR         Julia          20   F                                            IL
 15  337  337 WYATT          William        28   M         Carpenter      3,000     300       Al
 16  337  337 WYATT          Ella           28   F                                            IL
 17  338  338 LAX            Edward         45   M         Grain Warehouse 16,000   16,000    England
 18  338  338 LAX            George         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  338  338 LAX            Jane           14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 20  338  338 LAX            Samuel P.      7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  338  338 LAX            Edward         4    M                                            IL
 22  338  338 PROSSER        William        32   M         Works Grain Mill         6,000     IL
 23  338  338 PROSSER        Mary           28   F                        2,500     2,500     IL
 24  338  338 GAMBLY         William        24   M         civil Engineer                     England
 25  338  338 LAX            Newark         47   M         Retired Farmer                     England
 26  339  339 FOULKS         John           30   M         Works Brick Yard                   In
 27  339  339 FOULKS         Annie          25   F                                            Ireland
 28  340  340 BECKMAN        Peter          33   M         Works Brick Yard                   Sweden
 29  340  340 BECKMAN        Hela           32   F                                            Sweden
 30  340  340 BECKMAN        Charles        10   M                                            Sweden
 31  340  340 BECKMAN        Christine      7    F                                            Sweden
 32  340  340 BECKMAN        Andrew         5    M                                            Sweden
 33  340  340 BECKMAN        Louisa         2    F                                            Sweden
 34  340  340 BRUNSON        Andrew         44   M         Works Brick Yard                   Sweden
 35  341  341 STEGILL        John C.        40   M         Day Laborer                        Sweden
 36  341  341 STEGILL        Lena           38   F                                            Sweden
 37  341  341 STEGILL        Hannah         2    F                                            Sweden
 38  341  341 JOHNSON        Andrew         28   M         Works Brick Yard                   Sweden
 39  341  341 WILSON         Elias          24   M         Works Brick Yard                   Sweden
 40  341  341 COLBY          John           21   M         Works Brick Yard                   Sweden


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