Excerpts from
1870 Douglas Co. Census

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Format of the 1870 federal census for Douglas County, NE. 
 1. LN = Line Number family member appeared on
 2. HN = Dwelling houses numbered in the order of visitation
 3. FN = Families numbered in the order of visitation
 4. LAST NAME = Surname of Family/Person in this household
 5. FIRST NAME = The Name of every Person whose usual place of abode on the 1st day of June, 1870, was in this family 6. RACE = Color (white, black or mulatto)
 6. AGE
 7. M/F = SEX
 8. COLOR
 9. OCCUP. = Occupation, etc.
10. REAL VAL. = Value of Real Estate owned
11. PERSONAL VAL = Value of personal property 
12. BIRTHPLACE = Place of Birth, Naming the State, Territory, or Country
13. Y = FATHER FOREIGN BORN
14. Y = MOTHER FOREIGN BORN
15. MONTH if born in 1870
16. MONTH if married in 1870
17. Y = Attended School in 1870
18. R/W = Persons who cannot read/write
19. Y = Eligible to vote
20. Date enumeration taken
CENSUS YR:  1870  TERRITORY:  NE  COUNTY:  Douglas  DIVISION:  the Town of Omaha  REEL NO:  M???-???  PAGE NO:  ???
REFERENCE:  on ? Ju??, 1870 by ??? ?. ???????, ?Asst. Marshall

Omaha City, First Ward:


Omaha City, Second Ward:

Page 63
23, 412, 454, Shannahan, L. [sic Daniel], 40, M, W, Teamster, , $1000, Ireland, Yes, Yes, , , , , Yes,
24, 412, 454, Shannahan, Mary, 30, F, W, Keeping house, , , Ireland, Yes, Yes, , , , ,
25, 412, 454, Shannahan, Mary, 12, F, W, At home, , , Neb., Yes, Yes, , Yes , , ,
26, 412, 454, Shannahan, John, 9, F, W, At home, , , Mo., Yes, Yes, , Yes, , ,
27, 412, 454, Shannahan, Daniel, 7, M, W, At Home, , , Mo., Yes, Yes, , , , ,
28, 412, 454, Shannahan, Michael, 5, M , W, At Home, , , Neb., Yes, Yes, , , , ,
29, 412, 454, Shannahan, Katie, 3, F, W, At Home, , ,  Neb., Yes, Yes, , , , , ,
30, 412, 454, Shannahan, David, 6/12, M, W, At Home, , , Neb., Yes, Yes, Jany [birth month], , , , , 
Ref: Index Vol. II page 100, 1870 NE Census page 63, Dwelling 412, Family 454
Roll #437 in right corner of top of page.
Page 63, Lines 23-30, Inhabitants in Second Ward, Omaha City, in the County of Douglas, state of Nebraska, enumerated by me on the 5th day of July 1870.  Post office: Omaha, Nebraska.  Jesse Turner, Ass't Marshal

submitted by: Sue SHANAHAN Webb (suewebb123@sbcglobal.net)


Omaha City, Third Ward:


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