1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.487
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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:  Lynnville Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  487
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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   44   44  JAMISON        Mary Joan      28   F                                            IL
 2   44   44  JAMISON        Jennie         9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   44   44  JAMISON        William        7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 4   44   44  JAMISON        John R.        7    M                                            IL
 5   44   44  JAMISON        George         3    M                                            IL
 6   44   44  JAMISON        Grace          1    F                                            IL
 7   45   45  PARKINSON      Wirt           25   M         Blacksmith                         England
 8   45   45  SCOTT          Susan          39   F                                            England
 9   45   45  SCOTT          Douglas        9    M                                            England                                               X
 10  45   45  SCOTT          Hershell       9    M                                            England                                               X
 11  45   45  SCOTT          John R.        6    M                                            England                                               X
 12  45   45  SCOTT          George         3    M                                            England
 13  45   45  SCOTT          James          1    M                                            England
 14  46   46  GORDON         John           46   M         Farmer         50,000    60,000    England
 15  46   46  GORDON         Sarah          40   F                                            England
 16  46   46  GORDON         Virginia B.    16   F                                            England                                               X
 17  46   46  GORDON         Lelleca ?      14   F                                            England                                               X
 18  46   46  GORDON         Louisa         12   F                                            England                                               X
 19  46   46  GORDON         William E.     11   M                                            England                                               X
 20  46   46  GORDON         Jessie         9    M                                            England                                               X
 21  46   46  GORDON         John           7    M                                            England
 22  46   46  GORDON         David          4    M                                            England
 23  46   46  COSGRIFF       John           40   M         Farm Hand                          Ireland
 24  46   46  REEDER         David          25   M         Farm Hand                          In
 25  46   46  HEATON         Nancy          67   F                        42,000    6,000     IL
 26  47   47  HEATON         Samuel         25   M         Farmer         20,000    6,000     IL
 27  47   47  HEATON         Maggie         21   F                                            IL
 28  47   47  LATHROP ?      Ephrima        14   F         Boarder                            IL
 29  47   47  FARRAR         Joseph         65   M         Shoe Maker     700       100       England
 30  47   47  FARRAR         Alice          60   F                                            In
 31  48   48  HAMMOND        William        62   M         Farmer         1,000     1,000     Pa
 32  48   48  HAMMOND        Rosanna        58   F                                            IL
 33  48   48  HAMMOND        Emma           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 34  48   48  PERRY          Socrates       27   M         Laborer                            Tn
 35  49   49  STURDY         Thomas         41   M         Wagon Maker    1,000     200       England
 36  49   49  STURDY         Harriette      42   F                                            England
 37  49   49  STURDY         George M.      19   M                                            England
 38  49   49  STURDY         Margaret       16   F                                            England
 39  49   49  STURDY         Thomas         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 40  49   49  STURDY         Harriet        10   F                                            IL                                                    X


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