1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.73
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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:  73
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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   30   30  VALENTINE      John M.        14   M                                            IL                                                    X
 2   30   30  VALENTINE      Mary           11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 3   30   30  VALENTINE      Michael        76   M         Retired Farmer 400                 Pa
 4   31   31  SMITH          Felix          31   M         Retail Merchant          2,000     Baden
 5   31   31  SMITH          Fanny          22   F                                            IL
 6   32   32  BRIDGEMAN      Hezekial       74   M         Retired Farmer 400       4,000     Va
 7   32   32  BRIDGEMAN      Nancy          67   F                                            Va
 8   32   32  BRIDGEMAN      Martha         19   F                                            IL
 9   32   32  BRIDGEMAN      Eliza          17   F                                            IL
 10  33   33  BURBANK        Edwin          46   M         Grain Dealer   9,000               Ma
 11  33   33  BURBANK        Caroline       47   F                                            Me
 12  33   33  BURBANK        Howard         17   M                                            IL                                                    X
 13  33   33  BURBANK        Carrie         14   F                                            IL                                                    X
 14  33   33  BURBANK        Edwin F.       13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 15  33   33  BURBANK        Ida May        12   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  33   33  BURBANK        Sarah          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  34   34  VANWAY         Ira            48   M         Agricultural In.                   Ky
 18  34   34  VANWAY         Georgianna     19   F                                            IL
 19  34   34  VANWAY         Emma           17   F                                            IL                                                    X
 20  34   34  VANWAY         John T.        15   M                                            IL                                                    X
 21  34   34  VANWAY         Harry          4    M                                            IL
 22  35   35  SANDERS        Charles        43   M         Farmer         20,000    3,200     Va
 23  35   35  SANDERS        Hannah         35   F                                            England
 24  35   35  SANDERS        Martha         9    F                                            IL
 25  35   35  SANDERS        Grace          4    F                                            IL
 26  35   35  SANDERS        Clara          4m   F                                            IL                              March
 27  35   35  SANDERS        Annie          70   F                                            Md
 28  35   35  SANDERS        James          46   M                                            Va
 29  35   35  SANDERS        Dianna         38   F                                            Va
 30  36   36  MOSS           Benjamin       48   M         Retail Grocer  400       300       Tn
 31  36   36  MOSS           Martha         41   F                                            Ky
 32  37   37  WELCH          Thomas         21   M         Physician                300       IL
 33  37   37  HALEY          George         20   M         Day Laborer                        IL
 34  38   38  BRAND or BRAID James H.       28   M         Dry Goods & Grocer 1,000 5,000     Va
 35  38   38  BRAND or BRAID Martha         22   F                                            IL
 36  38   38  BRAND or BRAID John F.        4    M                                            IL
 37  39   39  GORHAM         George         39   M         Blacksmith     20,000              NY
 38  39   39  GORHAM         Linda          32   F                                            IL
 39  39   39  GORHAM         Florence       10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 40  39   39  GORHAM         Minnie         7    F                                            IL


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