1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.559
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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:  559
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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   41   41  VIGELS         Caroline       9    F                                            Ky
 2   41   41  VIGELS         Lauren         3    M                                            IL
 3   41   41  VIGELS         James          1    M                                            IL
 4   41   41  VIGELS         Mary           50   F                                            Ky
 5   41   41  VIGELS         James          18   M                                            Ky
 6   41   41  VIGELS         Mary           15   F                                            Ky
 7   42   42  HOLMES         John           34   M         Farmer         22,200    2,785     IL
 8   42   42  HOLMES         Julia          30   F                                            IL
 9   42   42  HOLMES         Sarah          6    F                                            IL
 10  42   42  HOLMES         James          3    M                                            IL
 11  42   42  HOLMES         Jesse          1    M                                            IL
 12  43   43  CHILDERS       John           30   M         Laborer                  500       IL
 13  43   43  CHILDERS       Lillie         28   F                                            IL
 14  43   43  CHILDERS       William        1    M                                            IL
 15  44   44  HOLMES         James          69   M         Farmer         48,000    9,625     NJ
 16  44   44  HOLMES         Mary           50   F                                            Ky
 17  44   44  PIERMAN        William        19   M                                            In
 18  45   45  CARTER         William        30   M         Farmer                   50        In
 19  45   45  CARTER         Martha         29   F                                            In
 20  45   45  CARTER         James          12   M                                            In
 21  46   46  COX            Ancil          79   M         Farmer         9,900     1,190     Va
 22  46   46  COX            Lucy           70   F                                            Va
 23  46   46  COX            Thomas         44   M                                            IL
 24  46   46  COX            Albert         34   M                                            IL
 25  46   46  ANTLE          Emily          24   F                                            IL
 26  46   46  CONLEE         Thomas         19   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 27  47   47  COX            David          41   M         Farmer         7,450     2,754     IL
 28  47   47  COX            Mary           28   F                                            Ky
 29  47   47  COX            Julia          5    F                                            IL
 30  47   47  DODD           James          41   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 31  47   47  HARMON         Patrick        57   M         Farm Hand                          Ireland
 32  48   48  BRADWAY        James          43   M         Farmer                   870       Pa
 33  48   48  BRADWAY        Olive          39   F                                            Canada
 34  48   48  BRADWAY        Joseph         18   M                                            IL
 35  48   48  BRADWAY        Minnie         16   F                                            IL
 36  48   48  BRADWAY        James          8    M                                            IL
 37  48   48  BRADWAY        Nellie         4    F                                            IL
 38  48   48  BRADWAY        Albert         6m   M                                            IL                              Dec.
 39  49   49  DAVENPORT      Muriel or Merril 36 M                        2,350     845       Ky
 40  49   49  DAVENPORT      Elizabeth      3    F                                            Ky
                   REMARKS:  Age of Elizabeth per film


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