1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.687
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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:  Yatesville Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  687
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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   38   38  ELDRIDGE       Louisiana      2    F                                            IL
 2   39   39  STOCKTON       Allen          59   M         Farmer         20,000    1,000     Ky
 3   39   39  STOCKTON       Keziah         37   F                                            IL
 4   39   39  STOCKTON       Joseph         20   M                                            IL
 5   39   39  STOCKTON       Morgan         14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 6   39   39  STOCKTON       Nancy          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   39   39  STOCKTON       Douglass       10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 8   39   39  STOCKTON       Katie          8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 9   39   39  STOCKTON       Ella           6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 10  39   39  STOCKTON       Frances        4m   F                                            IL                              Feb.
 11  39   39  STOCKTON       Samuel         2    M                                            IL
 12  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Joshua         42   M         Farmer         12,000    1,000     IL
 13  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Mary           40   F                                            Ky
 14  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Thomas         16   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Amanda         15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Sarah          12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Lucinda        10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 18  40   40  ARMSTRONG      John           8    M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Morinda        5    F                                            IL
 20  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Edward         2    M                                            IL
 21  40   40  ARMSTRONG      Effie          6m   F                                            IL                              Dec.
 22  41   41  BROWN          Henry          42   M         Farmer         600       500       Ireland
 23  41   41  BROWN          Ann            38   F                                            Ireland
 24  41   41  BROWN          John           13   M                                            NY                                                    X
 25  41   41  BROWN          Catherine      10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  41   41  BROWN          Joseph         4    M                                            IL
 27  41   41  BROWN          Patrick        2    M                                            IL
 28  41   41  BROWN          Elizabeth      2m   F                                            IL                              April
 29  42   42  COLSON         William        26   M         Farmer                   175       Tn
 30  42   42  COLSON         Mary           19   F                                            IL
 31  42   42  COLSON         Jane           8m   F                                            IL                              Oct.
 32  43   43  CHANDLER       John           50   M         Farmer         600       300       Ky
 33  43   43  CHANDLER       Teressa        45   F                                            Oh
 34  43   43  CHANDLER       Sarah          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 35  43   43  CHANDLER       Henry          21   M                                            IL
 36  44   44  COTTON         Andrew         31   M         Wood Chopper                       In
 37  44   44  COTTON         Lucy           26   F                                            Oh
 38  44   44  COTTON         Leonard        1    M                                            IL
 39  45   45  KNOUSE         Simon          28   M         Farmer         150       200       Oh
 40  45   45  KNOUSE         Ann            25   F                                            Oh


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