1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.8
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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:  Arcadia Twp.  REEL NO:  M593-263  PAGE NO:  8
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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   56   56  KENERDAY       William        1    M                                            Oh
 2   57   57  NEIL           William        51   M         Farmer                             Oh
 3   57   57  NEIL           Sarah          47   F         Day Laborer                        Oh
 4   57   57  NEIL           Lucinda        21   F         Day Laborer    1,200     600       Pa
 5   58   58  RICHARDSON     Josiah         60   M         Day Laborer                        Pa
 6   58   58  RICHARDSON     Bulah          57   F                                            Pa
 7   58   58  RICHARDSON     Febe           18   F                                            Pa                                                    X
 8   59   59  LEAGAL         John           25   M         Day Laborer                        IL
 9   59   59  LEAGAL         Elizabeth      20   F                                            Oh
 10  60   60  CRAIG          John W.        31   M         Physician      850       1,000     Ky
 11  60   60  CRAIG          Angie M.       31   F                                            Ky
 12  60   60  CRAIG          Thomas M.      6    M                                            IL
 13  60   60  MITCHELL       William        26   M         Day Laborer                        Ky
 14  60   60  GALBRETH       Jasper         25   M         Day Laborer                        Ky
 15  61   61  HILL           James H.       45   M         Physician      2,800     1,000     Ky
 16  61   61  HILL           Emma           45   F                                            Va
 17  61   61  HILL           Sallie         18   F                                            Va
 18  62   62  HIGOLD         Charles        39   M         Retail Store   1,500     1,500     Wertemburg
 19  62   62  HIGOLD         Harriett       29   F                                            IL
 20  62   62  HIGOLD         George         13   M                                            IL
 21  62   62  HIGOLD         Rosa           2    F                                            IL
 22  63   63  JOHNSON        Barbara        61   F                        19,000              Oh
 23  63   63  JOHNSON        Lucinda C.     20   F                                            IL
 24  63   63  RAY            John B.        31   M         Farmer         2,000     3,000     Ia
 25  63   63  RAY            Mary A.        30   F                                            IL
 26  63   63  RAY            Louisa         10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 27  64   64  THOMPSON       Jonathan       28   M         Farmer                   700       Tn
 28  64   64  THOMPSON       Margaret       20   F                                            IL
 29  65   65  KENERDAY       Haman          39   M         Farmer         10,000    1,500     Oh
 30  65   65  KENERDAY       Emily E.       32   F                                            IL
 31  65   65  KENERDAY       William        13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 32  65   65  KENERDAY       Flora          10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 33  65   65  KENERDAY       James          8    M                                            IL
 34  65   65  KENERDAY       David          6    M                                            IL
 35  65   65  KENERDAY       John           4    M                                            IL
 36  66   66  JOHNSON        James          28   M         Farmer         5,000     1,700     IL
 37  66   66  JOHNSON        Mary           20   F                                            IL
 38  66   66  JOHNSON        Minnie         1    F                                            IL
 39  67   67  PETERFIELD     John           41   M         Farmer         5,700     975       Oh
 40  67   67  PETERFIELD     Lucy A.        40   F                                            IL


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