1850 Census of Putnam County, IL p.335b


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Abstracted by Nancy J. Piper, ©1998 from the National Archives and Records Administration Federal Population Schedules for the 7th Census of the United States in 1850.

This is the 1850 federal census for Putnam 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, 1850, was in this family
RACE = Color (white, black or mulatto)
OCCUP. = Profession, Occupation,or Trade of each Male over 15 years of age
VAL. = Value of Real Estate owned
BIRTHPLACE = Place of Birth, Naming the State, Territory, or Country
MRD. = Married within the year
SCH. = Attended School within the year
R/W = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot read & write
DDB = Whether deaf & dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict.


CENSUS YR:  1850  STATE or TERRITORY:  IL  COUNTY:  Putnam  REEL NO:  125  PAGE NO:  335b
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 LN  HN   FN  LAST NAME      FIRST NAME     AGE SEX  RACE  OCCUP.         VAL.      BIRTHPLACE       MRD.  SCH.  R/W  DDB
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 1   721  751 Phelps         Lydia          30   F                                  New York
 2   721  751 Phelps         Mary E.        8    F                                  Illinois
 3   721  751 Phelps         Fabius E.      6    M                                  Illinois
 4   721  751 Phelps         Acenath J.     5    F                                  Illinois
 5   721  751 Phelps         Calvin A.      2    M                                  Illinois
 6   721  751 Watson         Joseph         22   M         Carpentery Joiner        Upper Canada
 7   722  752 Child          Orlando        38   M         Farmer         2,500     Vermont
 8   722  752 Child          Ruth           38   F                                  Mass.
 9   722  752 Gere           Lucy           13   F                                  Illinois
 10  722  752 Gere           Eliza J.       16   F                                  Mass.
 11  722  752 Child          Rufus          30   M         Lawyer                   Vermont
 12  722  752 Rees           William        19   M         Laborer                  Upper Canada
 13  722  752 McArthur       John           23   M         Student                  South Carolina
 14  722  752 Ott            William        12   M                                  New York
 15  722  752 Child          Horace         23   M         Blacksmith               Vermont
 16  722  752 Child          Ellen          26   F                                  Vermont
 17  723  753 Bassett        Anna           48   F                        160       Ohio
 18  723  753 Bassett        John           19   M         Farmer                   Ohio
 19  723  753 Bassett        Lovena         14   F                                  Ohio
 20  723  753 Bassett        Ferdinand      8    M                                  Ohio
 21  724  754 Tanner         Frederick      57   M         Blacksmith     1,600     New York
 22  724  754 Tanner         Lauiroux       49   F                                  New York
 23  724  754 Tanner         Elvira         25   F                                  New York
 24  724  754 Tanner         La Fayette     23   M         Blacksmith               New York
 25  724  754 Tanner         George         18   M         Farmer                   New York
 26  724  754 Tanner         Joseph         16   M         Farmer                   New York
 27  724  754 Tanner         William        11   M                                  New York
 28  725  755 Coleman        Thomas S.      37   M         Blacksmith     2,500     New Jersey
 29  725  755 Coleman        Harriet A.     29   F                                  Illinois
 30  725  755 Coleman        George H.      5    M                                  Illinois
 31  725  755 Coleman        Harriet A.     3    F                                  Illinois
 32  725  755 Coleman        Susan Ann      1    F                                  Illinois
 33  725  755 Coleman        Mary E.        16   F                                  New Jersey
 34  726  756 Wafer          Thomas         59   M         Farmer         1,300     Kentucky
 35  726  756 Wafer          Elisabeth      48   F                                  South Carolina
 36  726  756 Wafer          James H.       27   M         Farmer                   Illinois
 37  726  756 Wafer          John L.        20   M         School Teacher           Illinois
 38  726  756 Wafer          Sarah J.       20   F                                  Illinois
 39  726  756 Wafer          William W.     16   M         Farmer                   Illinois
 40  726  756 Wafer          Thomas M.      14  M                                  Illinois
 41  726  756 Wafer          Sophronia E.   12   F                                  Illinois
 42  726  756 Wafer          Edward C.      10   M                                  Illinois



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