The following 1870
census transcription for Findley Township, Mercer County,
Pennsylvania was contributed by John MacDonald.
He has graciously made
this transcription freely available to all Mercer County
researchers. However, he still
retains all rights to this compilation and he should be
contacted before any non-private use of this work.
of Enumeration: 1 June 1870
Page #, Line #, Dwelling #, Family #, Surname, First Name, age, gender, race,
occupation, real estate, personal estate,
place of birth.
f.f.b.= father foreign born
m.f.b. = mother foreign born
month (given with child under 1 year of age) = month of birth
month (given with older adult) = month of marriage (if married within the year)
schl = attended school within the year
read = cannot read
write = cannot write
male citizen over 21 = males of voting age
denied = males not eligible to male citizen over 21
[NOTE: in transferring this information from a spreadsheet to a word document,
there was no way to distinguish between the dollar figure for real estate and
that of personal estate when only one number was given. In most cases, one
number indicates personal estate, especially if the occupation is other than a
on page 79A is a long list of children, located in the "S. O. School".
I've been informed this refers to the Soldiers' Orphans School.]
Date of Enumeration 1 - 20th