1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.69
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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:  Concord Pct.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  69
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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   1    1   COWDER ??      Philip         60   M         Farmer         8,000     1,800     Ma
 2   1    1   COWDER ??      Emily P.       40   F                                            Ma
 3   1    1   COWDER ??      Prescot        22   M         Teacher                  600       Ma
 4   1    1   COWDER ??      Anna F.        19   F                                            Ma
 5   1    1   COWDER ??      Frank          11   M                                            Ma                                                    X
 6   1    1   COWDER ??      Sarah E.       7    F                                            Ma
 7   1    1   COWDER ??      Lincoln        3    M                                            Ma
 8   1    1   COWDER ??      Grace          2    F                                            Ma
 9   1    1   GRIET or STRIET Thomas        25   M         Farm Hand                          Ireland
 10  1    1   MANON          James          26   M         Farm Hand                          Nova Scotia
 11  2    2   WOODWARD       Nasey          58   M         Farmer         6,400     3,500     Vt
 12  2    2   WOODWARD       Elizabeth      40   F                                            NY
 13  2    2   WOODWARD       Rollin W.      18   M                                            IL                                                    X
 14  2    2   WOODWARD       Julia          5    F                                            IL
 15  2    2   WOODWARD       Kate           3    F                                            IL
 16  2    2   LYNCH or LINCH Edward         28   M         Farm Hand                          Ireland
 17  2    2   FISHER         Susan          20   F         Servant                            IL
 18  2    2   BIRD           William R.     10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 19  3    3   JOY            Charlotte      48   F                        19,000    3,200     Vt
 20  3    3   JOY            Emma           22   F                                            IL
 21  3    3   JOY            Martha         21   F                                            IL
 22  3    3   JOY            Richard        18   M                                            IL
 23  3    3   JOY            Hannah         15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 24  3    3   JOY            James          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 25  3    3   JOY            Sarah          13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 26  4    4   OGLE           Austin         18   M         Farmer                             IL
 27  4    4   OGLE           Harriet        18   F                                            IL
 28  5    5   MOODY          Thomas         74   M         Farmer         4,000     500       Ma
 29  5    5   MOODY          Mary           73   F                                            Ct
 30  5    5   MOODY          Gideon         36   M                                            Ma
 31  6    6   RECORD         William        35   M         Farmer                             IL
 32  6    6   RECORD         Nancy          40   F                                            IL
 33  6    6   RECORD         Rosa           12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 34  6    6   RECORD         Henry          8    M                                            IL
 35  6    6   RECORD         Louisa         4    F                                            IL
 36  6    6   RECORD         Lionena        6m   F                                            IL                              January
 37  7    7   KENNY          Henry          25   M         Farmer                   600       IL
 38  7    7   KENNY          Anna           26   F                                            Mo
 39  8    8   JOY            Gregiana       54   F                        29,000    3,500     NH
 40  8    8   JOY            James          25   M         Farmer                   2,400     IL


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