1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.542
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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:  542
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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   108  112 WOOD           Niagra         30   F                                            Oh
 2   108  112 WOOD           Jane           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   108  112 WOOD           Sarah          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 4   108  112 WOOD           Moses          5    M                                            IL
 5   108  112 WOOD           Ella           4    F                                            IL
 6   108  112 WOOD           Rosa           6m   F                                            IL                              Dec.
 7   108  112 HOWARD         Alex           19   M         Farm Hand                          Tn
 8   109  113 COOPER         Samuel         47   M         Farmer                             Tn
 9   109  113 COOPER         America        43   F                                            Ky
 10  109  113 COOPER         Peter          18   M                                            Ky
 11  109  113 COOPER         Ellen          16   F                                            In
 12  109  113 COOPER         Gotz           14   M                                            In                                                    X
 13  109  113 COOPER         Mary           11   F                                            In                                                    X
 14  109  113 COOPER         William        6    M                                            In
 15  109  113 COOPER         Charles        3    M                                            In
 16  109  113 BLAIR          Simon          26   M         Butcher                            Canada
 17  110  114 WOOD           John           43   M         Farmer                             NC
 18  110  114 WOOD           Ann            28   F                                            Oh
 19  110  114 WOOD           Anderson       12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 20  110  114 WOOD           Lucinda        10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 21  110  114 WOOD           Albert         5    M                                            IL
 22  110  114 WOOD           Julia          2    F                                            IL
 23  111  115 BOYER          Matthew        33   M         Farmer         1,400     200       IL
 24  111  115 BOYER          Mary           32   F                                            IL
 25  111  115 BOYER          Louis          7    M                                            IL
 26  111  115 BOYER          Albert         5    M                                            IL
 27  112  116 BOYER          James          20   M         Farmer                             IL
 28  112  116 BOYER          Mary           20   F                                            Oh
 29  112  116 BOYER          John           16   M         Farm Hand                          IL                                                    X
 30  112  116 BOYER          William        13   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 31  113  117 BAYLESS        George         54   M         Farmer         1,475     175       Ky
 32  113  117 BAYLESS        Nancy          52   F                                            Ky
 33  113  117 BAYLESS        Marshal        25   M                                            In
 34  113  117 BAYLESS        Eliza          22   F                                            In
 35  113  117 BAYLESS        Corwin         2    M                                            In
 36  113  117 BAYLESS        Lawrie         21   M                                            In
 37  113  117 BAYLESS        Malissa        18   F                                            In
 38  113  117 BAYLESS        George         17   M                                            In
 39  113  117 BAYLESS        Jane           15   F                                            In
 40  113  117 BAYLESS        Cordelia       14   F                                            IL


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