1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.652
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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:  Wrights Pct - Murrayville  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  652
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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   20   20  MURRAY or MUNDY Jane          34   F                                            IL
 2   20   20  MURRAY or MUNDY George        10   M                                            IL
 3   21   21  WELLS          William        38   M         Blacksmith     800       200       Ky
 4   21   21  WELLS          Martha         38   F                                            IL
 5   21   21  WELLS          Ruth           9    F                                            IL
 6   21   21  WELLS          Cyrus A.       4    M                                            IL
 7   21   21  WILLIAMS       Julia          19   F         Servant                            IL
 8   22   22  WYATT          Richard        54   M         Day Laborer    300       300       Ky
 9   22   22  WYATT          Elizabeth      50   F                                            Tn
 10  22   22  HAMILTON       Mary           14   F                                            IL
 11  22   22  HAMILTON       Emma           11   F                                            IL
 12  23   23  SHOEMAKER      Samuel         49   M         Day Laborer    650                 Oh
 13  23   23  SHOEMAKER      Elizabeth      48   F                                            Scotland
 14  23   23  SHOEMAKER      Samuel         12   M                                            IL
 15  23   23  SHOEMAKER      Jack           6    M                                            IL
 16  24   24  EAGLES         De Villa       24   M         Huckster                 2,000     Pa
 17  24   24  EAGLES         Sophia         21   F                                            Pa
 18  24   24  EAGLES         Nettie         14   F                                            Pa
 19  26   26  NEVIL          William        50   M         Miller         4,000     1,000     Ky
 20  26   26  NEVIL          Catherina      48   F                                            Ky
 21  26   26  NEVIL          John           19   M                                            IL ?
 22  26   26  NEVIL          Martha         12   F                                            IL
 23  26   26  NEVIL          George         36   M         Retired Farmer                     Ky
 24  26   26  HUNLEY or HENLEY James M      27   M         Works Grist Mill         2,000     Ky
 25  27   27  KERSEY         Richard        26   M         Miller                             Ky
 26  27   27  KERSEY         Garcia A.      22   F                                            Ky
 27  27   27  KERSEY         Georgia E.     8    F                                            Ky                                                    X
 28  27   27  KERSEY         James M.       7    M                                            Ky                                                    X
 29  28   28  MCCLURG        Mills          58   M         Justice of Peace 500               Oh
 30  28   28  MCCLURG        Sarah D.       57   F                                            Pa
 31  29   29  HOLLEY         John           64   M         Retired Farmer                     Va
 32  29   29  HOLLEY         Rebecca        28   F                                            Va
 33  29   29  CLARKSON       Mary E.        33   F                        7,000     300       Va
 34  29   29  CLARKSON       Laura          9    F                                            IL                                                    X
 35  29   29  CLARKSON       Nettie         7    F                                            IL
 36  29   29  CLARKSON       Samuel         51   M         Works on Farm                      Tn
 37  30   30  CRESWELL       Robert R.      30   M         Retired Farmer 2,000               IL
 38  30   30  CRESWELL       Annie          27   F                                            IL
 39  30   30  MAYBERRY       Martha         18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 40  31   31  ABBOTT         John H.        27   M         SC Preacher    900       150       IL


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