1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.654
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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:  654
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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   39   39  SPENCER        Benjamin       25   M         Farmer                   600       IL
 2   39   39  SPENCER        Mary           24   F                                            IL
 3   39   39  SPENCER        Catharina      4    F                                            IL
 4   39   39  SPENCER        John           2    M                                            IL
 5   39   39  SPENCER        Jane           4m   F                                            IL                              Feb.
 6   39   39  REED           Robert         30 ? M         Farm Hand                          Scotland
 7   40   40  SPENCER        Major          46   M         Farmer         5,000     1,000     IL
 8   40   40  SPENCER        Mary J.        42   F                                            Ky
 9   40   40  SPENCER        Leander        16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 10  40   40  SPENCER        Greenup        14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 11  40   40  SPENCER        Octavia        12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 12  40   40  SPENCER        Philip         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  41   41  DUNCAN         Greenup        64   M         Farmer         6,800     1,000     Ky
 14  41   41  DUNCAN         Tomasin        59   F                                            Ky
 15  42   42  SCOTT          James          45   M         Retired Farmer                     IL
 16  42   42  SCOTT          Mariah         40   F                                            IL
 17  42   42  SCOTT          Israel         20   M                                            IL
 18  42   42  SCOTT          Julia          18   F                                            IL                                                    X
 19  42   42  SCOTT          John           16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 20  42   42  SCOTT          Benjamin       12   M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  42   42  SCOTT          Abram          10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 22  42   42  SCOTT          Lucy           8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 23  42   42  SCOTT          Mary           2    F                                            IL
 24  42   42  SCOTT          Charles        1    M                                            IL
 25  43   43  GOULD          Lewis          34   M         Sawyer         400       500       Oh
 26  43   43  GOULD          Sarah          29   F                                            Oh
 27  43   43  GOULD          Lewis W.       1    M                                            IL
 28  44   44  SIMMONS        Edward         46   M         Works Saw Mill                     IL
 29  44   44  SIMMONS        Jane           34   F                                            IL
 30  44   44  SIMMONS        Sophy          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  44   44  SIMMONS        Benjamin       9    M                                            IL
 32  44   44  SIMMONS        John ?         3    M                                            IL
 33  44   44  SIMMONS        James          2    M                                            IL
 34  45   45  POINTS ?       William        29   M         Retired Farmer 400       200       Va ?
 35  45   45  POINTS ?       Mary           27   F                                            Mo
 36  45   45  POINTS ?       William        9    M                                            IL
 37  45   45  POINTS ?       George W.      7    M                                            IL
 38  45   45  POINTS ?       Alexander      5    M                                            IL
 39  45   45  POINTS ?       Ellen E.       4    F                                            IL
 40  45   45  POINTS ?       Edward         2    M                                            IL


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