1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.53
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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:  Bethel Twp.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  53
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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   133  135 FOLEY          Richard        24   M         Farmer                             Va
 2   133  135 FOLEY          Caroline       38   F                                            IL
 3   133  135 FOLEY          George M.      11m  M                                            IL                              August
 4   133  135 POHLS          Henry          60   M         Farmer                   400       Prussia
 5   133  135 POHLS          Elizabeth      40   F                                            In
 6   133  135 POHLS          Mary E.        17   F                                            IL
 7   133  135 POHLS          Charles        15   M                                            IL
 8   133  135 POHLS          Milton         13   M                                            IL
 9   133  135 POHLS          John           11   M                                            IL
 10  133  135 POHLS          Moses          9    M                                            IL
 11  133  135 POHLS          Oscar          2    M                                            IL
 12  134  136 MCSHARRY       Thomas         25   M         Farmer         11,528    1,000     Ireland
 13  134  136 MCSHARRY       Mary           25   F                                            Ireland
 14  134  136 MCSHARRY       Mary           9m   F                                            IL                              October
 15  134  136 MCPHERSON      John           15   M         Farm Hand                          IL                                                    X
 16  134  136 MCSHARRY       Mary           60   F                                            Ireland
 17  135  137 TAYLOR         Andrew         40   M         Farmer         4,800     1,000     Ky
 18  135  137 TAYLOR         Nancy          32   F                                            IL
 19  135  137 TAYLOR         John           14   M                                            IL
 20  135  137 TAYLOR         Mary           9    F                                            IL
 21  135  137 TAYLOR         James          5    M                                            IL
 22  135  137 TAYLOR         Elizabeth      76   F                                            Va
 23  136  138 TAYLOR         Hubard         42   M         Farmer                   850       Ky
 24  136  138 TAYLOR         Christina      28   F                                            Oh
 25  136  138 TAYLOR         Ettie          9    F                                            IL
 26  137  139 SAVILL         Jacob          29   M         Farmer         3,300     800       Va
 27  137  139 SAVILL         Mary E.        21   F                                            IL
 28  137  139 SAVILL         Lissitte       2    F                                            IL
 29  137  139 SAVILL         James H.       9m   M                                            IL                              September
 30  138  140 KENYON         James          38   M         Farmer                             Scotland
 31  138  140 KENYON         Jane           38   F                                            Scotland
 32  138  140 KENYON         Maggie         15   F                                            IL
 33  138  140 KENYON         Mary           13   F                                            IL
 34  138  140 KENYON         James          11   M                                            IL
 35  138  140 KENYON         Jennette       9    F                                            IL
 36  138  140 KENYON         Jennie         5    F                                            IL
 37  138  140 KENYON         Elizabeth      3    F                                            IL
 38  138  140 KENYON         Anna           1    F                                            IL
 39  138  140 ROBERTSON      Libbie         42   F         Servant                            IL
 40  139  141 PARKER or PACKER Squire       59   M         Farmer         4,360     1,000     RI


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