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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: Coal Branch Pct. REEL NO: M593-481 PAGE NO: 322b REFERENCE: Enumerated on 22 July 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 89 88 Thompson Lidda 10 F W KY X 2 89 88 Thompson Orlena 7 F W KY X 3 89 88 Thompson McClellan 6 M W KY 4 90 89 Arnold Elizabeth 43 F W keeping house TN 5 90 89 Arnold Lucinda 18 F W TN 6 90 89 Arnold Henry 16 M W at home TN 7 90 89 Arnold Isabella 14 F W TN 8 90 89 Arnold Mary 12 F W TN 9 90 89 Arnold John 10 M W TN 10 90 89 Arnold Jane 8 F W TN 11 90 89 Arnold Katharine 2 F W TN 12 90 89 Arnold Boy 1 M W TN 13 91 90 McGuire John 58 M W miller 4,000 KY X 14 91 90 McGuire Elizabeth 54 F W keeping house KY 15 91 90 McGuire Taylor 22 M W farm laborer KY X 16 91 90 McGuire Madison 19 M W at home KY 17 91 90 McGuire Dema 17 F W KY 18 91 90 McGuire Sweety 15 F W KY 19 91 90 Colin Adaline 9 M W KY 20 91 90 Biler Joseph 23 M W engineer KY X 21 91 90 Steel Burill 36 M W works in sawmill NC X