1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.518
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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:  Meredosia Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  518
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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   1    1   CASNER         John           48   M         Dry Goods Merchant 6,000 5,000     IL
 2   1    1   CASNER         George         20   M         Store Clerk                        IL                                                    X
 3   1    1   CASNER         Royal          17   M         Store Clerk                        IL                                                    X
 4   1    1   CASNER         Kate           3    F                                            IL
 5   2    2   SMITH          Stafford       55   M         Carpenter                          Pa/Tn
 6   2    2   SMITH          Jane           45   F                                            Pa/Tn
 7   2    2   OWEN           Horace         22   M         Railroad Agent                     IL
 8   2    2   HICKLEY        Celia          18   F         Servant                            England
 9   3    3   EDMONDSON      William        28   M         Bartender                          IL
 10  3    3   EDMONDSON      Emma           21   F                                            IL
 11  3    3   EDMONDSON      Clarenc        3    M                                            IL
 12  3    3   EDMONDSON      Cecerd ?       1    M                                            IL
 13  4    4   MILLER         John           31   M         Drugist                            Md
 14  4    4   MILLER         Ceulda ?       28   F                                            IL
 15  5    5   BUSHNELL       Wilson         32   M         Dry Goods Merchant 2,000 800       Oh
 16  5    5   BUSHNELL       Rachel         31   F                                            Ky
 17  5    5   BUSHNELL       Emma           9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  5    5   BUSHNELL       Ralph          7    M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  5    5   BUSHNELL       John           5    M                                            IL
 20  5    5   BUSHNELL       Olive          3    F                                            IL
 21  5    5   BUSHNELL       Lettie         1    F                                            IL
 22  6    6   SKINNER        John           65   M         Dry Goods Merchant 10,000 1,000    NY
 23  6    6   SKINNER        Mary           37   F                                            England
 24  6    6   SKINNER        Isabel         10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  6    6   SKINNER        William        9    M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  6    6   HINCLAY        Jane           20   F         Servant                            England
 27  7    7   GORHAM         George         32   M         Farmer         20,000    8,000     IL
 28  7    7   GORHAM         Elizabeth      25   F                                            IL
 29  7    7   GORHAM         Minnie         5    F                                            IL
 30  7    7   GORHAM         Flora          1    F                                            IL
 31  8    8   TURNHAM        Joel           47   M         Farmer         16,000    2,000     In
 32  8    8   TURNHAM        Mary           31   F                                            Oh
 33  8    8   TURNHAM        George         22   M                                            IL
 34  8    8   THOMPSON       Loar           11   F         Servant                            IL                                                    X
 35  9    9   BOLES          John           24   M         Store Clerk                        Ar
 36  9    9   BOLES          Frances        17   F                                            Va
 37  9    9   DURHAM         August         28   M         Watch Maker                        Oh
 38  10   10  HOLIDAY        John           58   M         Hotel Keeper   3,000               Ky
 39  10   10  HOLIDAY        Adline         30   F                                            IL
 40  11   11  LAKE           John           40   M         Laborer                            Pa


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