1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.520
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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:  520
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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   21   22  BLACK          Thomas         39   M         Wagon Maker              750       Oh
 2   21   22  BLACK          Sarah          31   F                                            Oh
 3   21   22  BLACK          Mary           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 4   21   22  BLACK          Kate           9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 5   21   22  BLACK          Fred           8m   M                                            IL                              Nov.
 6   22   23  LEWIS          William        55   M         Teamster                 600       NH
 7   23   24  THOMAS         William        39   M         Farmer                             NC
 8   23   24  THOMAS         Corintha       26   F                                            IL
 9   23   24  THOMAS         Sarah          14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  23   24  THOMAS         Mary           1    F                                            IL
 11  23   24  CARPENTER      Joel           8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  24   25  HEINTZ         Charles        42   M         Blacksmith     6,000     2,000     Hesse Germany
 13  24   25  HEINTZ         Elizabeth      36   F                                            Va
 14  24   25  HEINTZ         Caroline       17   F                                            IL
 15  24   25  HEINTZ         Louisa         15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  24   25  HEINTZ         Frank          12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  24   25  HEINTZ         Ellen          7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  24   25  HEINTZ         Charles        5    M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  24   25  HEINTZ         Mary           1    F                                            IL
 20  25   26  THOMPSON       James          49   M         Saloon Keeper            800       Oh
 21  25   26  THOMPSON       Sarah          47   F                                            Oh
 22  25   26  FREE           Edward         19   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 23  26   27  WARD           Thomas         32   M         Teamster                           Va
 24  26   27  WARD           Julie          25   F                                            IL
 25  26   27  WARD           Ernest         4    M                                            IL
 26  26   27  WARD           Grace          1    F                                            IL
 27  27   28  WOLD           Daniel         68   M         Postmaster     3,000     750       NH
 28  27   28  WOLD           Julie          25   F                                            IL
 29  27   28  WOLD           Ernest         4    M                                            IL
 30  27   28  WOLD           Grace          1    F                                            IL
 31  28   29  HERR           Jacob          46   M         Fisherman                          Pa
 32  28   29  HERR           Melinda        57   F                                            Ky
 33  28   29  HERR           Rosa           17   F                                            Ky
 34  28   29  HERR           Louisa         15   F                                            Ky                                                    X
 35  29   30  ROBBINS        Charles        33   M         School Teacher           600       Oh
 36  29   30  ROBBINS        Maggie         30   F                                            Oh
 37  29   30  ROBBINS        Jessie         9    F                                            In                                                    X
 38  29   30  ROBBINS        Paul           6    M                                            Oh
 39  29   30  ROBBINS        Lee            4    M                                            IL
 40  29   30  ROBBINS        Hittie         2    F                                            IL


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