1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.556
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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:  Sulphur Springs Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  556
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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   22   22  VOTSMYER       Mary           11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 2   22   22  VOTSMYER       Tracy          10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   22   22  VOTSMYER       Joseph         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 4   22   22  VOTSMYER       Henry          5    M                                            IL
 5   22   22  VOTSMYER       Mollie         3    F                                            IL
 6   23   23  LOVE           Archibald      40   M         Farmer                   375       Ireland
 7   23   23  LOVE           Catherine      35   F                                            Ireland
 8   23   23  LOVE           Robert         7    M                                            Ireland
 9   23   23  LOVE           Anna           3    F                                            IL
 10  23   23  LOVE           Julia          9m   F                                            IL                              Sept.
 11  24   24  CLARK          William        51   M         Farmer         10,500    3,600     Oh
 12  24   24  CLARK          Sarah          38   F                                            IL
 13  24   24  ELLIS          James          25   M         Farm Hand                          Oh
 14  25   25  BAXTER         George         25   M         Farmer                   1,080     Ireland
 15  25   25  BAXTER         Louisa         27   F                                            Ireland
 16  25   25  BAXTER         William        2    M                                            IL
 17  25   25  BAXTER         James          1    M                                            IL
 18  25   25  CUNNINGHAM     James          23   M                                            Ireland
 19  25   25  BAXTER         Sarah          18   F                                            Ireland
 20  25   25  BAXTER         Henry          28   M         Laborer                            Ireland
 21  25   25  WRIGHT         Andrew         29   M         Laborer                            Ireland
 22  26   26  BELL           William        25   M         Farmer                   300       Ky
 23  26   26  BELL           Martha         23   F                                            Ky
 24  26   26  BELL           Alice          1    F                                            IL
 25  27   27  GRAY           Joseph         30   M         Farmer         600       800       IL
 26  27   27  GRAY           Mary           30   F                                            England
 27  27   27  GRAY           James          5    M                                            IL
 28  27   27  GRAY           Henry          2    M                                            IL
 29  27   27  GRAY           Martha         11m  F                                            IL                              July
 30  27   27  YALA           Frederick      17   M         Farm Hand                          Hamburg
 31  28   28  KUMLE          August         50   M         Farmer                             Hamburg
 32  28   28  KUMLE          Catherine      30   F                                            Hamburg
 33  28   28  KUMLE          Sophia         4    F                                            IL
 34  28   28  KUMLE          Alva           2    M                                            IL
 35  28   28  YALA           Alves          22   M                                            Hamburg
 36  28   28  BINGHAM        Nancy          30   F         Keeping House                      Prussia
 37  28   28  BINGHAM        John           6m   M                                            IL                              Dec.
 38  29   29  ELLIOTT        John           49   M         Farmer                             Ky
 39  29   29  ELLIOTT        Eleanor        26/36 F                                           Va
 40  29   29  ELLIOTT        Jane           4    F                                            IL


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