1870 Coles County Census Excerpts



[ASHMORE TWP] [CHARLESTON] [HICKORY TWP] [HUTTON TWP]
[
MATTOON TWP] [OAKLAND TWP] [PARADISE TWP]
[
UNKNOWN TWP'S]


HUTTON

Name

Age

Sex

Profession

Value of Real Estate

Value of Pers. Estate

Born

Twp

Fritz, M.C.

May

Wiltmer

Emmett

Rosillia

33

28

8

4

2

M

F

M

M

F

Farmer

Keeping House

100

125

Ohio

IL

IL

IL

IL

Hutton

Gilbert, Ezekiel

Nancy

Edwin

Sarah

Amandia

Emma

Rosa

Susan

Gil_ilon, Jane

Wright, James

Goodman, John

40

39

16

14

10

8

6

3

18

19

22

M

Lawyer

Keeping House

Works in Mill?

6000

1500

IN

IN

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

OH

IN

IL

Hutton

Cooper, Larkin

Hannah

Mary

27

24

5

M

F

F

Farmer

500

 

IL

IN

IL

Hutton

Cooper, Guy

May

Jeremiah

Isaac

Evaline

Bird

Alexander

Hezekiah

Scott

96 ?

92 ?

21

20

22

19

17

12

21

M

F

M

M

F

M

M

M

M











Teaching School

   

NC

TN

Hutton

Koontz, Jack

Helen

Herman

Jack

William

Squire

Eliza

John

Elijah

Annie

40

39

14

15

12

11

8

6

3

6/12

M

F

M

M

M

M

F

M

M

F

     

IN

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

Hutton

Berkly, Burges

Sarah

Round?

Sarah

Elisabeth

John

Scott, James

Randal, Austin

She_kels, Frank

60

53

22

21

17

17

22

19

19

M

F

M

F

F

M

M

M

M

Farmer

--

--

--

--

___ school

Farmer

Farm Hand

Farm hand

24000

3000

VA

IN

IL

IL

IL

IL

OH

OH

IL

Hutton

Hutton, James

Catherine

Jacob

John

William

Rebecka

??

Helen

Mary or May

Hutton, James Sr.

36

24

14

13

11

9

7

5

1

69

M

F

M

M

M

F

F

F

F

M

Farmer

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Farmer

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

3500

200

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

100

KY

KY

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

VA

Hutton

Wright, Elston

Lucindia

Eliza

Elen

Jane

49

51

22

17

5

M

F

F

F

F

Farmer

 

300

KY

OH

IL

IL

IL

Hutton

 ? ? McMORRIS Joseph 46 M Farmer $9000 $1500 VA

Hutton

contributed by
source #35

      Martha

Ann

Emma

Samuel

George

Thomas

Netty
42

20

15

10

8

5

3
F

F

F

M

M

M

F
Housewife

Attend school

Attend school

Attend school
IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL
   
 ?  ? McMORRIS Nichols 24 M Merchant IL   $600

Hutton

contributed by
source #35

      Martha

Thomas

Cora
24

2

2/12
F

M

F
Housewife IL

IL

IL
   
 ?  ? McMORRIS Frank 28 M Farmer IL   $200

Hutton

contributed by
source #35

      Helen

Elisabeth

Lemia (?) Laura(?)
22

3

1
F

F

F
Housewife IL

IL

IL
   
 ?  ? McMORRIS Benjamin 57 M Farmer VA $7000 $1000

 Hutton

contributed by
source #35

      Sarah

Elisabeth

Rachel

John

Martha

Rusel

Janette

Joseph
47

15

18

14

9

6

5

3
F

F

F

M

F

M

F

M
Housewife

Attend school

Attend school

Attend school

Attend school

Attend school
VA

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL
   

PARADISE

Scooner, Jew

Elizabeth

Mary

Wilson, Mary

38

30

6

65

M

F

F

F

Farmer

2000

1000

MI

KY

IL

KY

Paradise Twp (FHL 295,409)


contributed by
source #33

Matthews, George

Maria

Harvey

Joseph

45

46

14

12

M

F

M

M

farm laborer

keeping house

--

--

300

 

KY- Insane

KY

IL

IL

Paradise Twp (FHL 295,409) #103/103

contributed by
source #33

Matthews, James

Sophia

Charles

21

24

8/12

M

F

M

Farmer

--

b. December

 

50

IL

IN

IL

dwel #104, fam 101

contributed by
source #33



MATTOON TWP

Curry, Thomas

Deborah

John

Daniel

Angelina

Hart, Stacy

Samuel

Mathews, Susan

Elizabeth

Joseph

57

55

20

14

10

28

8

48

16

13

M

F

M

M

F

F

M

F

F

M

farmer

keeping house

farm laborer

att. school

--

--

--

--

--

--

12000

1000

Tenn

KY

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

KY

IL

IL

Mattoon Twp (FHL 545/696) #844/818

contributed by
source #33

Berry, Benjamin

Indiana

Emma

Mary

Marcellus

Flora

Lincoln

Lillie

Frank

43

36

17

15

11

9

7

4

1

M

F

F

F

M

F

M

F

M

clerk in store

keeping house

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

$4500

0

Ind.

Ind.

OH

OH

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

(pg. 83)

Burnett, George

Mary

Ella

Frank

Albert

Gilson, Martha

35

28

10

4

2/12

25

M

F

F

M

M

--

agent for sewing machine

0

500

N.Y.

Massachusetts

IN

IL

IL

OH

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Burnett, Harriet

Lewis

Adelaide

59

21

24

F

M

-

Keeping House

Clerking

Clerking

4500

--

--

200

--

--

NY

IN

IN

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Burnett, William

Sarah

28

18

M

F

Leather dealer

Keeps house

   

Penn

IL

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Jones, James

--

Burnett, John

--

--

18

M

F

M

farmer

Keeps house

farm labor

   

--

--

NY

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Mulford, James

Elizabeth

Edwin

Jennie

Sloat, Anna

31

28

6

2

20

M

F

M

F

F

hides & leather

--

--

--

domestic

15000

6000

NJ

NJ

NJ

NJ

IN

 

Coon, David

Caroline

William

George

Mary

Emma

Anna

43

41

18

16

12

8

2

M

F

M

M

F

F

F

farmer

keeping house

farm labor

-

-

-

-

 

360

OH

IN

OH

IN

IN

IN

IN

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Berry, Charles

Jennie

Elizabeth May

29

20

47

M

F

F

Carpenter

   

IN

IN

Tenn

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

Steel, Charles

Marion

William

Edgar

Josephine

James

Ellen Lewis

40


35

16

14

12

10

19

M


F

M

M

F

M

F

common pleas judge

keeping house

-

-

-

domestic

3000

2000

N.H.


Ind

IL

IL

IL

IL

Ireland

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6

at Messer's Hotel

Steel, James

Eunice

-

45

40

-

M

F

-

circuit judge

-

-

3000

-

-

2000

-

-

N.H.

Conn

Mattoon

contributed by
source #6


HICKORY TWP

Wright, John

Susan

Alice

Willdia

Diana

James

Ashen, Frank

35

21 ?

11

6

4

1

20

M

F

F

F

F

M

M

Farmer

--

--

--

--

--

Works on Farm

IN

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

Hickory



ASHMORE TWP

DWG

FAM

SURNAME

FIRST

AGE

SEX

OCCUPATION

REAL

PERS

BORN

ABT

TWP

178

178

ASHMORE

SAMUEL

40

 

FARMER

18,900

1,200

IL

1830

Ashmore

contributed by
source #34

     

MARY

37

 

KEEP HOUSE

   

IL

1833

     

JOSEPH

15

       

IL

1855

     

KATE

8

       

IL

1862

     

BILL

6

       

IL

1864

296

294

ASHMORE

MARY

52

 

KEEP HOUSE

 

100

IL

1818

Ashmore

contributed by
source #34

     

LOUISA

26

       

IL

1844

     

JASPER

24

 

FARMER

 

600

IL

1846

     

MARY

21

       

IL

1849

     

ALPHA

19

       

IL

1851

     

SAMUEL

17

       

IL

1853


OAKLAND TWP
48 47 Hanna Roddy

52

M Farmer   $6400 $1400

(aka Hanner)

Oakland

contributed by
source #36

   

Anna

Lutitia

Robert

Peter

Joseph

Catherine

William

Rachel

Margaret

Oliver

James

--

24

21

19

17

15

12

12

10

7

5

F

F

M

M

M

F

M

F

F

M

M

 

--

NC

NC

NC

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

IL

   


CHARLESTON

DWG

FAM

SURNAME

FIRST

AGE

SEX

OCCUPATION

REAL

PERS

BORN

ABT

TWP

   

Ginther

W. E. 36 m factory     Prussia  

Charleston

Contributed by source #166

    Jane 38 f       Prussia  
    Frank 15 m clerk     Illinois  
    Emma 10 f       Illinois  
    Annie 9 f       Illinois  
    Clara 7 f       Illinois  
    Willia 6 m       Illinois  
    Minnie 1 f       Illinois  



UNKNOWN TOWNSHIPS
pg.19   Lawyer John W.

Margerat

William

May/Mary

Lottia/Lettie

Laura

Jones/James

Jacob

William

William
36

25

6

5

2

12

11

6

4

4
  farmer

keeps house
VA

Missouri

I

IL

IL

VA

IL

IL

IL

IL
     

contributed by
source #37


    Matthews, Sarah

Jeffries, Patsy

54

75

F

F

Keeping House

3200

KY

VA

 
   

Benjamin Hunt

Elizabeth

Marshal

49

51

23

 

Carpenter

 

OH

KY

IN

roll 197 pg 222
contributed by
source #13

   

James Slover

Dorca(s)?

Obessie

Edmund

?

?

3

8/12

     

IL

IN

IL

IL

roll 197 pg 221? line ? (page before B. Hunt)

contributed by
source #13


Many thanks to our Contributors!!!

Return to the Main Index Page for Coles County