1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.716
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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:  716
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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   244  244 RAY            William        22   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 2   244  244 RAY            Mary           52   F                                            Pa
 3   244  244 SHIRKS         Isaac          19   M         Farm Hand                          In
 4   244  244 BRISCUM        Margaret       32   F                                            IL
 5   244  244 BRISCUM        Abram          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 6   244  244 BRISCUM        Margaret       8    F                                            IL                                                    X
 7   244  244 BRISCUM        Cosana         6    F                                            IL                                                    X
 8   245  245 DEEVALT        Kennedy        34   M         Farmer                   250       Prussia
 9   245  245 DEEVALT        Elizabeth      34   F                                            Prussia
 10  245  245 DEEVALT        Henry          3    M                                            IL
 11  245  245 DEEVALT        Frederick      3m   M                                            IL                              March
 12  246  246 OREAR          William        74   M         Farmer         150,000   70,000    Va
 13  246  246 OREAR          Anna           45   F                                            Ky
 14  247  247 EADS           Frances        42   F                        4,500               IL
 15  247  247 EBBRECHT       Frecerick      21   M                                            Prussia
 16  248  248 PLUMPER ??     Frederick      30   M                                            Prussia
 17  248  248 PLUMPER ??     Elizabeth      26   F                                            Prussia
 18  248  248 PLUMPER ??     Anna           2    F                                            IL
 19  248  248 PLUMPER ??     Minnie         1    F                                            IL
 20  249  249 GRANT          Matilda        47   F                                  250       Ky
 21  249  249 GRANT          Henry          19   M                                            IL
 22  249  249 GRANT          Lucian         14   M                                            IL
 23  249  249 GRANT          Margaret       12   F                                            IL
 24  250  250 MYERS          William        51   M         Farmer                   700       Prussia
 25  250  250 MYERS          Melissa        32   F                                            Prussia
 26  250  250 MYERS          Henry          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 27  250  250 MYERS          John           10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 28  250  250 MYERS          Elizabeth      1    F                                            IL
 29  250  250 MYERS          Mary           4    F                                            IL
 30  250  250 MYERS          William        3    M                                            IL
 31  250  250 MYERS          George         5m   M                                            IL                              Jan.
 32  251  251 JENNINGS       Edmond         25   M         Farmer                   1,100     Oh
 33  251  251 JENNINGS       Nancy          40   F                                            Va
 34  251  251 JENNINGS       Elizabeth      18   F                                            Oh
 35  251  251 JENNINGS       Jane           17   F                                            Oh
 36  251  251 JENNINGS       Sarah          16   F                                            Oh
 37  251  251 JENNINGS       George         14   M                                            Oh
 38  251  251 JENNINGS       Sanford        8    M                                            Ia
 39  251  251 JENNINGS       Ranson         5    M                                            IL
 40  251  251 JENNINGS       Etta           3    F                                            IL


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