Granville Township, Bradford County PA 1870 Census
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1870 Census Records for  Bradford County PA 
1870 Granville Township Census
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Enumerated July 28 thru August 9, 1870 by Ward Warren, Ass't. Marshal
Transcribed for Tri Counties by Carlton Wolfe 2004
Formatted & Published by Joyce M. Tice 2006
Joyce's Search Tip - January 2008 -
Do You Know that you can search just the Census Records on the site by using the three county level Census  buttons in the Partitioned search engine at the bottom of the Current What's New Page

You can further limit your search by choosing the find all words option and entering a year or township name along with your surname. Remember that alternate spellings of surnames WILL affect your search results.

P# = Page Number H# = Household - F# = Family
Note ! - Caucasian unless otherwise noted
Post Offices in Granville Township  in 1870  -  Residents in Granvillee Township picked up their own mail at the Post Office in Granville Summit or Granville Center, and a few on the eastern boundary received mail at the West Franklin Post Office in Franklin Township. There was no rural delivery until 1903.   Be sure to read You Gotta Know the Territory for more information to help you understand this area and time. For individual pages the Post Office will be indicated, and it gives you information on the part of the township in which your subject lived.  Households on this page received mail at the GRANVILLE SUMMIT Post Office
Census records are very often difficult to read because of handwriting, microfilm quality, and spelling issues. Our early census takers were not as well educated as we'd like them to have been, and even the people bearing the names often could not spell them with the same consistency we are accustomed to in this era. The census taker wrote what he believed he heard as well as he could. These have been transcribed for you to the very best or our abilities given the difficulties mentioned. Please be tolerant of what you would consider "mistakes." If you can recognize the names you are looking for, then it is a success. If not, then you may want to find a place where you can view the originals so that you can judge for yourselves. Excessive attention to outmoded spelling issues is the sign of a beginner in family research. Those of you who have been at this a while are well aware of the "spelling errors" in our early records and have learned to deal with them. If you have a comment that you think is important for a particular entry send it to me with the EXACT page URL and I will place your note at the bottom of the page.
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145 147 Bailey Robert 55 M   farmer 3,500 1,170 PA           1
      Lutia 27 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Cora E. 6 F   at home     PA            
146 148 Mott A. M. 45 M   farmer 3,500 950 NY           1
      Cynthia 44 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Devyn 17 M   at home     PA       1    
147 149 Drake Amanda 45 F   housekeeper   300 PA            
      Lincoln 22 M   farmer 3,500 750 PA           1
      Jenette 21 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Ulalia 1 F   at home     PA            
      Darwin 33 M   crippled     PA         1 1
      Lelia 5 F   at home     PA            
    Kenyon Dor S. 24 M   farmer 3,500   PA           1
      Lucella 24 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Esther 13 F   at home     PA            
148 150 Gee James 50 M   farmer 3,500 1,635 NY           1
      Mahittable 46 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Julius 25 M   farmer 2,000 785 PA           1
      Clara 22 F   housekeeper     PA            
    Baxter Charles 8 M   at home     PA       1    
149 151 Simpson John 53 M   farmer 5,000 1,000 PA           1
      Elizabeth 51 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Volney 25 M   farm laborer   350 PA           1
      Mary 25 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Martha 78 F   ret. housekeep     NY            
      William 13 M   at home     PA       1    
      Wilson 2 M   at home     PA            
150 152 Kelly Hiram 30 M   farmer 2,000 750 NY           1
      Delphine 24 F   housekeeper     NY            
151 153 McKeel Elizabeth 64 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Francis 24 M   farm laborer     PA           1
152 154 Fowler Lewis D. 59 M   farmer 6,500 1,460 NY           1
      Minerva 55 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Annie 10 F   at home     England 1 1   1    
    Brown Leonard 15 M   dom. servant     PA       1    
153 155 Crofut Charlotte 37 F   housekeeper 300 150 PA            
      Susan 19 F   at home     PA            
      Mary L. 16 F   at home     PA       1    
154 156 Watkins Henry 27 M   farmer   100 PA           1
      Jerusha 24 F   housekeeper     PA            

Published on Tri-Counties Site on 7/23/2006
By Joyce M. Tice