1870 Census of Morgan County, IL p.88
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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:  88
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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   140  141 HENNESEY       Kate           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 2   140  141 HENNESEY       Edward         10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 3   140  141 HENNESEY       Joseph         8    M                                            IL
 4   140  141 HENNESEY       Mary           6    F                                            IL
 5   140  141 HENNESEY       Ann            3    F                                            IL
 6   141  142 COOPER         Armstrong      57   M         Farmer         10,800    2,200     Tn
 7   141  142 COOPER         Mary           52   F                                            Tn
 8   141  142 COOPER         William        26   M                                            IL
 9   141  142 COOPER         Mary           24   F                                            IL
 10  141  142 COOPER         Amanda         24   F                                            IL
 11  141  142 COOPER         James          13   M                                            IL                                                    X
 12  141  142 GILCOCK        Jane           69   F                                            NC
 13  142  143 RUPERT         Jacob          39   M         Farmer         6,700     1,200     IL
 14  142  143 RUPERT         Margaret       34   F                                            IL
 15  142  143 RUPERT         Mary           15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 16  142  143 RUPERT         Henrietta      13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 17  142  143 RUPERT         James E.       10   M                                            IL                                                    X
 18  142  143 RUPERT         John           9    M                                            IL
 19  142  143 RUPERT         Martha         7    F                                            IL
 20  142  143 RICHARD        John           18   M         Farm Hand                          IL
 21  143  144 SMITH          William        45   M         Farmer                   80,000    Tn
 22  143  144 SMITH          Martha         43   F                                            In
 23  144  145 KERSHAW        Thomas         35   M         Farmer         5,950     1,200     England
 24  144  145 KERSHAW        Sophia         29   F                                            England
 25  145  146 KERSHAW        James          50   M         Farmer         5,200     1,000     England
 26  145  146 KERSHAW        Martha         40   F                                            England
 27  145  146 KERSHAW        Mary A.        19   F                                            IL
 28  145  146 KERSHAW        Robert         17   M                                            IL                                                    X
 29  145  146 KERSHAW        Anna           15   F                                            IL                                                    X
 30  145  146 KERSHAW        Jane           13   F                                            IL                                                    X
 31  145  146 KERSHAW        Ellen          11   F                                            IL                                                    X
 32  145  146 KERSHAW        Nettie         7    F                                            IL
 33  145  146 KERSHAW        John           5    M                                            IL
 34  146  147 NEWTON         Samuel         37   M         Farmer         6,200     2,300     IL
 35  146  147 NEWTON         Sallie         20   F                                            IL                                        November
 36  147  148 NEWTON         Joseph         24   M         Farmer                             Oh
 37  147  148 NEWTON         Martha         29   F                                            IL
 38  147  148 NEWTON         Ida            10   F                                            IL                                                    X
 39  147  148 NEWTON         Connie         8    F                                            IL
 40  147  148 NEWTON         Nellie         6    F                                            IL


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