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Richmond Township & Mansfield, Tioga County PA 1870 Census
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Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice
1870 Census Records for  Tioga County PA 
Richmond Township and Mansfield Borough

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Enumerated  July 25  1870 by David Cameron
Transcribed for Tri Counties by Ed Hutchinson 2005
Formatted & Published by Joyce M. Tice 2006
We now have a local history museum in Mansfield representing the area in and near Mansfield including Richmond, Sullivan, Rutland, Covington, Tioga and more
Visit the History Center on Main Street at 83 North Main Street. We also have a locaton at 61 North Main Street.
Regular hours are noon to 3 T, W Th or by appointment. Extended Summer Hours
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If you have ancestors in our area, the History Center would like to meet you and show you what we know about your family and learn what you know that we don't. Mansfield's people are the heart of what we value. Our genealogy database of nearly 100,000 local links may include your ancestors. We also have filing cabinets full of resources. It's worth a visit.

Updated 25 APRIL 2016
P# = Page Number H# = Household - F# = Family
Note ! - Caucasian unless otherwise noted

Post Offices in Richmond  Township  in 1870  - Unfortunately all enumerators in Tioga County in 1870 were given improper PO instructions. They all consistently listed their own Post Office rather than the PO of the persons enumerated. So, all of that useful information is lost to us. 

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.
Richmond Township 323a 323b 324a 324b 325a 325b 326a 326b 327a 327b 328a 328b 329a 329b 330a 330b 331a 331b 332a 332b
333a 333b 334a 334b 335a 335b 336a 336b 337a 337b 338a blank 339a 339b 340a 340b 341a 341b 342a 342b
Mansfield Borough 343a 343b 345a 345b 346a 346b 347a 347b 348a 348b 349a 349b 350a 350b
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.

D = Dwelling Number --- F = Family Number
D # F # Last Name First Name Age Sex Color Occupation Real Estate Value Personal property Value Place of Birth Father Foreign Born Mother Foreign Born Month if Born in Census Yr Month if Married in Census Yr School in Census Yr Cannot Read Cannot Write Deaf, Dumb, Blind, Insane or Idiot Male over 21 (Eligible to Vote) Denied the Vote SNDX Remarks
266 270 Hoyt Mary 3 F W       Pennsylvania                     H300  
266 270 Hoyt Willard 2 M W       Pennsylvania                     H300  
266 270 Hoyt Arlym 1 M W       Pennsylvania                     H300  
267 271 Hotchkiss Darins 33 M W Farmer   800 Pennsylvania                 X   H322  
267 271 Hotchkiss Delila 27 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     H322  
267 271 Hotchkiss Arthur 4 M W       Pennsylvania                     H322  
267 271 Hotchkiss Rosa 2 F W       Pennsylvania                     H322  
268 272 Hotchkiss Dennis 55 M W Farmer 700 500 Pennsylvania                 X   H322  
268 272 Hotchkiss Darintha 55 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     H322  
268 272 Hotchkiss Eugene 23 M W Laborer     Pennsylvania                 X   H322  
269 273 English William 55 M W Laborer     New York                 X   E524  
269 273 English Jerusha 45 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     E524  
270 274 Fralich Daniel 29 M W Lumberman 3000 1000 Pennsylvania       Jan'y         X   F642  
270 274 Fralich Emma 20 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania       Jan'y             F642  
270 274 Fralich Harry 25 M W Lumberman 3000 1000 Pennsylvania                 X   F642  
270 274 Fralich Maria 22 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     F642  
271 275 Lamb Ripley 73 M W Farmer 7000 1000 Pennsylvania                 X   L510  
271 275 Lamb Hannah 57 F W Keeping House   100 New York                     L510  
271 275 Lamb Clarissa 23 F W School Teacher     Pennsylvania                     L510  
271 275 Rockwell Adeline 16 F W Domestic Servant     New York                     R240  
272 276 Flower Lucius 28 M W Lawyer 3000   New York                 X   F460  
272 276 Flower Stella 18 F W Keeping House     New York                     F460  
273 277 Hill Frederick 28 M W Lawyer     New York                 X   H400  
273 277 Hill Harriet 28 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     H400  
273 277 Hill Solon 7 M W       New York         X           H400  
273 277 Edsel Josephine 16 F W       Pennsylvania         X           E324  
274 278 Flower Clara 48 F W House Keeper 1400   New York                     F460  
275 279 Packard Albert 31 M W Blacksmith 500 150 Pennsylvania                 X   P263  
275 279 Packard Mary 24 F W       Pennsylvania                     P263  
275 279 Packard Mattie 6 F W       Pennsylvania                     P263  
275 279 Packard William 4 M W       Pennsylvania                     P263  
275 279 Packard Condell 2 F W       Pennsylvania                     P263  
275 279 Packard Francis 5/12 F W       Pennsylvania     July               P263  
276 280 Waters Hiram 22 M W Laborer     Pennsylvania                 X   W362  
276 280 Waters Sarah 20 F W Keeping House     Pennsylvania                     W362  
276 280 Waters Eunice 1 F W       Pennsylvania                     W362  
277 271 Wilson Monroe 28 M W Laborer     New York                 X   W425  
277 271 Wilson Manda 28 F W Keeping House     New York                     W425  
278 282 Ripley William 72 M W Farmer 4000   New York                 X   R140  
278 282 Ripley Eleanor 66 F W Keeping House     Massachusetts                     R140  

Published on Tri-Counties Site on 8/17/2006
By Joyce M. Tice