1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.569
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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:  Waverly Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  569
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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   1    1   CALDWELL       Joseph         42   M         Dry Goods Merchant 4,000 14,000    Ky
 2   1    1   CALDWELL       Ann            35   F                                            Md
 3   1    1   CALDWELL       John           19   M         Bookkeeper                         IL
 4   1    1   CALDWELL       Leslie         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 5   1    1   CALDWELL       Susan          6    F                                            Ky
 6   2    2   DEATHERAGE     William        42   M         Merchant                           IL
 7   2    2   DEATHERAGE     Hannah         31   F                                            IL
 8   2    2   DEATHERAGE     Josephine      10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   2    2   DEATHERAGE     Bessie         8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  2    2   DEATHERAGE     Annie          5    F                                            IL
 11  2    2   DEATHERAGE     Mariam         3    F                                            IL
 12  2    2   DEATHERAGE     Sallie         6m   F                                            IL                              Dec.
 13  2    2   CHANEY         Sarah          18   F         Servant                            Oh
 14  3    3   MCKEE          Robert         42   M         Grocer                   2,000     IL
 15  3    3   MCKEE          Mary           35   F                                            NY
 16  3    3   MCKEE          Mary           10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  3    3   MCKEE          Maggie         2    F                                            IL
 18  3    3   MCKEE          William        1m   M                                            IL                              May
 19  3    3   SMITH          Nellie         30   F                                            Oh
 20  3    3   FINAN          Mary           25   F         Servant                            Ireland
 21  3    3   MCKEE          Margaret       78   F                                            Ireland
 22  4    4   MEACHAM        Tandy          39   M         Farmer         15,000    10,000    Ky
 23  4    4   MEACHAM        Julia          30   F                                            IL
 24  4    4   MEACHAM        Clara          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  4    4   MEACHAM        Willis         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  4    4   MEACHAM        Nora           6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 27  5    5   DENNIS         Thomas         44   M         Wagon Maker    3,000     3,000     Tn
 28  5    5   DENNIS         Martha         37   F                                            Tn
 29  5    5   DENNIS         James          19   M         Clerk                              IL
 30  5    5   DENNIS         Eliza          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  5    5   DENNIS         Thomas         8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  5    5   DENNIS         Minnie         3    F                                            IL
 33  5    5   DENNIS         Ida            1    F                                            IL
 34  5    5   PHILIPS        Phebe          67   F                                            Tn
 35  5    5   REECE          Sophia         18   F                                            IL
 36  6    6   DENNIS         Ansil          39   M         Drugist        4,000     2,000     Tn
 37  6    6   DENNIS         Sarah          33   F                                            IL
 38  6    6   MEACHAM        John           53   M         Justice of the Peace 1,000 500     Ky
 39  6    6   MEACHAM        Ann            50   F                                            Ky
 40  6    6   MEACHAM        Penn           27   M         Teacher                            IL


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