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Abstracted by Debi Houser, ©2000 from the National Archives and Records Administration Federal Population Schedules for the 9th Census of the United States in 1870.
Submitted by Debi Houser, June,
2000. Both above notices must remain when copied or downloaded.
This is the 1870 federal census for Lee County, KY.
LN = Line Number Family appeared
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, 1860, was in this family
RACE = Color (white, black or mulatto)
OCCUP. = Profession, Occupation,or Trade of each Male over 15 years of age
REAL VAL. = Value of Real Estate owned
PERS VAL. = Value of Personal Estate owned
BIRTHPLACE = Place of Birth, Naming the State, Territory, or Country
FOREIGN BIRTH - FATHER = Indicates whether the father was born in a foreign country
FOREIGN BIRTH - MOTHER = Indicates whether the mother was born in a foreign country
MONTH BORN = Birth month
MONTH MARRIED = Month Married if within the year
ATT. SCHOOL = Attended School within the year
CAN'T READ = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot read
CAN'T WRITE = Persons over 21 yrs of age who cannot write
DEAF = Whether deaf & dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict.
M-21yrs = Male, twenty-one years of age or older.
VOTE-DENIED = Indicates whether the person has been denied the right to vote.
CENSUS YR: 1870 TERRITORY: KY COUNTY: Lee DIVISION: Beattyville Precinct REEL NO: M593-481 PAGE NO: 312b REFERENCE: Enumerated on 10 August 1870 by Chas. D. Tyler ======================================================================================================================================================================================== LN HN FN LAST NAME FIRST NAME AGE SEX RACE OCCUP. REAL VAL. PERS VAL. BIRTHPLACE FOREIGN BIRTH MONTH MONTH ATT. CAN'T CAN'T DEAF M-21yrs VOTE- FATHER MOTHER BORN MARR. SCHOOL READ WRITE DENIED ======================================================================================================================================================================================== 1 85 85 Johnson McCajah 2 M W KY 2 86 86 Thacker James 30 M W works in coal mine VA X 3 87 87 Philips Benjamin 39 M W miller KY X 4 87 87 Philips Ann 35 F W keeping house KY X X 5 87 87 Philips Susan 4 F W KY 6 87 87 Philips Simon 3 M W KY 7 87 87 Howard Cleve 15 M W farm laborer KY 8 88 88 Smith John 36 M W farm laborer 350 VA X 9 88 88 Smith Ann 31 F W keeping house KY X X 10 88 88 Smith Clinton 13 M W at home KY X 11 88 88 Smith Lucinda 12 F W KY X X 12 88 88 Smith Caroline 10 F W KY X 13 88 88 Smith Melissa 6 F W KY 14 88 88 Smith Alva 4 F W KY 15 88 88 Smith Rachel 1 F W KY 16 88 88 Fraley Stephen 23 M W farm laborer 150 KY X X 17 89 89 Asbill Henry 59 M W farmer 450 390 KY X 18 89 89 Asbill Lucinda 59 F W keeping house KY X 19 89 89 Asbill Samuel 20 M W wagoner KY 20 89 89 Slone Lucinda 10 F W KY X X X 21 89 89 Slone Shadric 21 M W works in coal mine KY X 22 90 90 Steel Daniel 34 M W coal merchant 3,000 NC X 23 90 90 Steel Mary 21 F W KY 24 90 90 Steel Stonewall 1 M W KY 25 90 90 Fraley Henry 24 M W KY X X X