1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.570
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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:  570
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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   6    6   WOOD           Mollie         18   F                                  500       IL
 2   6    6   FLOYD          John           12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 3   7    7   RANTZ          Franklin       34   M         Cabinet Maker  10,000    2,500     France
 4   7    7   PEAKE          Charles        25   M         Tinner                             IL
 5   7    7   PEAKE          Margaret       20   F                                            Oh
 6   8    8   WATSON         Theodore       55   M         Farmer         2,000     3,000     Ct
 7   8    8   WATSON         Abigail        40   F                                            Oh
 8   8    8   WATSON         Henry          23   M         Teacher                            IL
 9   8    8   WATSON         Horatio        18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 10  8    8   WATSON         Harriett       16   F                                            IL                                                    X
 11  8    8   WATSON         Rosa           14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 12  9    9   MORRIS         Jonathan       45   M         Ret. Merchant  2,000     2,500     Va
 13  9    9   MORRIS         Martha         44   F                                            Ky
 14  9    9   MORRIS         Nannie         25   F                                            IL
 15  9    9   MORRIS         Edward         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 16  9    9   MORRIS         Douglas        13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 17  9    9   MORRIS         Richard        10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 18  9    9   MORRIS         Grant          6    M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  10   10  BARNES         Sarah          40   F         Tailoress      1,000               Oh
 20  10   10  BARNES         John           21   M         Brick Mason                        IL
 21  10   10  BARNES         Ida            10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 22  11   11  TUPPER         Martin         40   M         Minister of Gospel       500       Ma
 23  11   11  TUPPER         Maggie         30   F                                            IL
 24  11   11  TUPPER         Carrie         8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 25  11   11  TUPPER         Charles        6    M                                            IL                                                    X
 26  11   11  TUPPER         James          4    M                                            IL
 27  11   11  TUPPER         Emily          1    F                                            IL
 28  12   12  CONLEY         Isaac          75   M         Retired Farmer 3,000     200       Tn
 29  12   12  CONLEY         Jane           45   F                                            IL
 30  13   13  KENT           Enoch          44   M         Blacksmith     1,500     200       Oh
 31  13   13  KENT           Margaret       40   F                                            IL
 32  13   13  KENT           George         6    M                                            IL
 33  14   14  SCOTT          Harrison       31   M         Clerk - Dry Goods                  IL
 34  14   14  SCOTT          Mary           23   F                                            IL
 35  14   14  JAVINS         Samuel         66   M         Retired Farmer 50,000    10,000    Va
 36  15   15  LANKTON        Chancy         35   M         Retired Grocer                     IL
 37  15   15  LANKTON        Rhoda          33   F                                            IL
 38  15   15  LANKTON        Fletcher       12   M                                            IL
 39  15   15  LANKTON        Lydia          10   F                                            IL
 40  15   15  LANKTON        Addie          8    F                                            IL


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