1870 Census of Putnam County, IL
transcribed by Nancy J. Piper

This is only a partial listing of my family members and related families found in the 1870 Putnam County Census.  Additions will be greatly appreciated.

NOTE: This transcription is meant to be a guide only. It is the transcribers interpretation and subject to human error. Always refer to the original document (or microfilm) for your own interpretation.

Abstracted by Nancy J. Piper, ©2001 from the National Archives and Records Administration Federal Population Schedules for the Census of the United States in 1870.


1870 PUTNAM COUNTY - GRANVILLE TOWNSHIP

RECORD#	NAME			AGE	ORDER	OCCUPATION		BIRTH	PROPERY VALUE	

Page 120A - July 9, 1870 - Donated by Laurie Acuncius
20/20	Moore, John		60	Head	Farmer			OH	2000/500
	Mary			56		keeping house		OH
	Elizabeth		58		keeping house		OH
	Alexander		58		farmer			OH
	Buckehan,Margrett	22		domestic servant
	Scott, John		11					IL
21/21	Moore, Shephard 	72	Head	retired farming		OH	9000/200
	Margrett		66	Wife	keeping house		OH
	Amanda			25					IL
	Martha E.		23					IL

--/22	Moore, Andrew C. 	35	Head	farmer			IL	--/500
	Mary C.			25		keeping house		NY
	Elma C.			3					IL
	Olive			2					IL
	John			9/12					IL in Sept



112/114	Clemens, John A.	39	Head	Farmer			PA	800	
	Amanda			37	Wife	Keeping House		PA		
	Henry			17	Son	Laborer			PA		
	John A.			16	Son				PA		
	Milton P.		13	Son				PA		
	Ella			8	Daughter			IL
	Anna			5	Daughter			IL		
	
122/124	Alleman, Benjamin	32	Head	Farmer			PA	5000	1300
	Nancy			27	Wife	Keeping House		PA		
	Martin			6	Son				IL		
	Amos			3	Son				IL		
	Leonard			1	Son				IL		
	Grant			4					OH	

126/128	Clemens, Jeremiah	52	Head	Farmer			PA	24500	3800
	Elizabeth		46	Wife	Keeping House		VA		
	John A.			21	Son					
	Samuel			19	Son				
	Sarah E.		17	Daughter					
	Jacob			13	Son				IN		
	Mary			10	Daughter			IN		
	William			9	Son				IN		
	Charles			7	Son				IN		
	Rebecca			4	Daughter			IL		
	Jeremiah		2/12	Son				IL	
		
	Marlott, Joseph		57	Head				PA	
	Mary			43	Wife				PA
	William			14	Son				IL	

Page 131A - Donated by Laurie Acuncius
172/173	Moore, Robert W.	67	Head	Farmer			OH	2000/800
	Nancy			63	Wife	Keeping House		OH
	Scott, Mary		15					IL	Mother of Foreign Birth
				

1870 PUTNAM COUNTY - HENNEPIN TOWNSHIP

RECORD #NAME			AGE	ORDER	OCCUPATION		BIRTH	PROPERY VALUE	

135/139	Allen, William A.	30	Head	Clerk,dry goods store	PA	150
	Emily (Durley)		21	wife	Keeping House		IL		
							
174/175	Hartman, William	35	Head	laborer			PA		
	Rebecca			36	Wife				PA		
	Lucinda			14	Daughter			PA		
	Ellen R.		9	Daughter			PA		
	Ames W.			9	Son				PA		
	Katie A.		1	Daughter			IL		

175	Cassell, Christian	50	Head	Tailor			PA	$150.00	
	Elizabeth (Smith)	46	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	Catherine (Mary)	23	Dau.	Dom.servant		IL		
	Clara			18	Dau.	Dom.servant		IL		
	Anne			16	Dau.				IL		
	Albert (Benj.)		10	Son				IL		
	Elmer			8	Son				IL		

183/184	Cassell, John H.	34	Head	Laborer			PA		
	Susan			21	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	Albert			1	Son				IL
	Not Named		5/12					IL
	Griner, Jill		16		Domestic Serv.		PA

184/185	Umbarger, Joseph	66	Head	Retired Cooper		PA
	Elizabeth		65	Wife				PA
	Thomas			19	Son	Laborer			IL	

186	Bashore, Jacob		63	Head	Stone Mason		PA		
	Elizabeth (Beck)	45	Wife	Keeping house		PA								

190/195	Smith, Sophia C.	67	Head	Carpet Weaver		PA		

191/206	Alleman, Henry		47	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Susannah		43	Wife	Keeping House		PA		
	Reuben A.		17	Son				PA		
	Henry P.		8	Son				IL		
	Catharine		6	Daughter			IL		
	Grant			3	Son				IL		
	(Benjamin)Peter		5/12	Son				IL		

201/209	Cassell, Joseph		53	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Laura			52	Wife	Housewife		OH		
	Sarah			24	Daughter			IL		
	Emma			20	Daughter			IL		
	Jeanie			18	Daughter			IL		

209/217	Cassell, Augustus	57	Head	Lumberman		PA		
	Mary M. (Baer)		57	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	William B.		34	Son	Carpenter		IL		
	Mary E.			18	Daughter			IL		
	Isadora			14	Daughter			IL		
	Morris, Lorin		9/12	(Birth-December 1869)		IL		
							
221/234	Daily, Joseph		41	Head	Stone Mason		PA	
	Lizzie (Albert)		31	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	John W.			11	Son				IA		
	Willie E.		5	Son				IA		
						
225	Cassell, Calvin		31	Head	Farmer			IL
	Elizabeth		21	Wife	Keeping house		IL		
	William A.		3	Son				IL		
	Joseph			1	Son				IL		

282/299	Chance, John		42	Head	Farmer			OH		
	Catherine		37	Wife				BAVARIA		
	Anthony			21	Son	Laborer			IL		
	May			18	Daughter			IL		
	John			16	Son				IL		
	George			13	Son				IL		
	James			11	Son				IL		
	Charles			11	Son				IL		
	Edgar			9	Son				IL		
	Jennie			7	Daughter			IL		
	Henry			5	Son				IL		
	Anna			5	Daughter			IL		

282	Pool, Sophronia		51	Head				NY		
	Isabel			29	Dau				IL		
	Sidney			20	Son	Farmer			IL		
	Sarah			18	Dau.	Teacher			IL		
	Edward			16	Son				IL		
	Charles			13	Son				IL		
							
283	Albert, Daniel		57	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Catherine		51	Wife				PA		
	Thomas			20	Son				IL		
	Jacob			18	Son				IL		
	William			17	Son				IL		

321	Albert, Joseph		33	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Eliza			20	Wife				NY		
							
367/357	Beck, Jeremiah		21	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Emma B.			21	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	Anna E.			1	Daughter			IL						

	Beck, Andrew		52	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Elizabeth (Clemens)	48	Wife	Keeping house		PA		
	Simon P.		18	Son				PA		
							

1870 PUTNAM COUNTY - MAGNOLIA TOWNSHIP, TOWN - HENNEPIN

RECORD #NAME			AGE	ORDER	OCCUPATION		BIRTH		
							
51/53	Rufus Cassell		25	Head	Farmer			IL		
	Lodena			24	Wife	Keeping house		IL		
	Karrie S.		4	Daughter			IL		
	John A.			8/12	son				IL		
						
	James Allen		55	Head	Farmer			PA		
	Rosannah (Cassell)	53	Wife				PA		
	Owen W.			19	Son				IL		
	Esther			17	Daughter			IL		
	Cora E.			13	Daughter			IL		
	Lynden Allen		18	Farm hand			IL		
							
304	Harrison Murphy		19	Farm Hand			IL		
	

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