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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: Sturgeon REEL NO: M593-481 PAGE NO: 338b REFERENCE: Enumerated on 22 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 35 35 Johnson Ann 43 F W keeping house KY X X 2 35 35 Johnson James 21 F W farm laborer KY X X X 3 35 35 Johnson John 15 M W KY X X 4 36 36 Plowman Scott 23 F W farm laborer KY Feb X 5 36 36 Plowman Nancy 20 F W KY Feb X 6 37 37 Stamper Mary 60 F W keeping house KY X 7 37 37 Stamper Jane 20 F W KY X X 8 38 38 Stidham Edward 30 M W farm laborer 500 KY X X 9 38 38 Stidham Sarah 25 F W keeping house KY X 10 38 38 Stidham James 6 M W KY 11 38 38 Stidham Mary 4 F W KY 12 38 38 Stidham Jane 1 F W KY 13 39 39 Stamper Richard 21 F W farm laborer KY X X X 14 39 39 Stamper Emoline 20 F W keeping house KY X X