1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.679
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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:  679
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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   220  223 SORRELS        James          38   M         Farmer         2,200     400       In
 2   220  223 SORRELS        Louisa         25   F                                            IL
 3   220  223 SORRELS        Edgar          3    M                                            IL
 4   220  223 SORRELS        Hattie         12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 5   220  223 SORRELS        Newton         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 6   221  224 SORRELS        Harry          30   M         Farmer         5,360     600       IL
 7   221  224 SORRELS        Jenette        30   F                                            IL
 8   221  224 SORRELS        Sallie B.      7    F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   222  225 HARNEY         Francis        34   M         Farmer         2,450     600       IL
 10  222  225 HARNEY         Mary M.        28   F                                            IL
 11  222  225 HARNEY         Eliza M.       10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 12  222  225 HARNEY         William T.     5    M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  222  225 HARNEY         Mary E.        3    F                                            IL
 14  222  225 WATERSON       Polly          86   F                                            NC
 15  223  226 SHELTON        Henry          25   M         Day Laborer                        IL
 16  223  226 SHEPHARD       Oliver         8    M                                            IL
 17  223  226 SHELTON        Molly          19   F                                            Oh
 18  224  227 GRIFFITH       William        34   M         Brick Mason                        Tn
 19  224  227 GRIFFITH       Prudence       29   F                                            England
 20  224  227 JONES          George         20   M         Day Laborer                        England
 21  224  227 LINGO ?        Benjamin       18   M         Day Laborer                        Mo
 22  224  227 LEWIS          Bird           29   M         Day Laborer                        Tn
 23  225  228 AMES           Sylvester      30   M         Farmer         3,900     1,300     IL
 24  225  228 AMES           Viota          26   F                                            IL
 25  225  228 COLE           Minnie         2    F                                            Ia
 26  226  229 SMITH          George W.      49   M         Farmer         8,400               IL
 27  226  229 SMITH          John R.        21   M                                            IL
 28  226  229 SMITH          Francis        18   M                                            IL
 29  226  229 SMITH          Sarah Jane     16   F                                            IL
 30  226  229 SMITH          Amelia         5    F                                            IL
 31  226  229 WILSON         Maggie         19   F                                            Oh
 32  226  229 WILSON         Isabel         25   F                                            Oh
 33  227  230 SORRELS        Hiram          65   M         Farmer         7,200               Va
 34  227  230 LYMAN          Joseph         30   M         Farmer                   400       IL
 35  227  230 LYMAN          Millie         33   F                                            IL
 36  227  230 LYMAN          Jane           8    F                                            IL
 37  227  230 LYMAN          Laura          6    F                                            IL
 38  227  230 LYMAN          Francis        4    M                                            IL
 39  227  230 LYMAN          George A.      7    M                                            IL
 40  228  231 GAUHERTE or GANHERTE James    64   M         Farmer         4,400     500       Ireland


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