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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48 48 Coe David 61 M   farmer 5,000 1,000 CT            
      Sally J. 60 F   housekeeper     CT            
      Edward 21 F   farm laborer     PA            
      Julia 25 M   housekeeper     PA            
49 49 Rap/Ross C. Dennison 49 M   farmer 5,000 1,630 PA           1
      Lydia 44 M   housekeeper     PA            
      Clarrena 17 F   at home     PA       1    
      Lodesca 16 M   at home     PA       1    
      Adell 12 F   at home     PA       1    
      Ida 10 F   at home     PA       1    
      Lischer 8 M   at home     PA       1    
      Ettie 7 F   at home     PA       1    
      Sullivan 3 F   at home     PA            
    Roby Laura A. 25 F   housekeeper     PA            
50 50 Rop Waitland 21 M   farmer     PA     Nov     1
      Emeline 23 M   housekeeper     CT     Nov      
51 51 Rittenhouse James 36 F   farmer   1,900 NY           1
      Cassandra 31 M   housekeeper     NY            
      Mary D. 13 F   at home     NY            
      Byron E. 9 M   at home     NY            
      Adeline L. 6 M   at home     PA            
      Hattie B. 2 M   at home     PA            
52 52 Burke George 49 F   farmer 3,500 1,600 NY           1
      Margaret 44 M   housekeeper     Scotland 1 1        
      John F. 19 M   farm laborer     PA            
      Eugene 4 M   at home     PA            
53 53 Ferguson Edward 45 F   farmer 5,000 220 Ireland 1 1       1
      Ellen 49 M   housekeeper     Ireland 1 1        
      Eliza J. 22 F   at home     Ireland 1 1        
      Edward 18 F   at home     PA 1 1   1    
      Lovenne 16 F   at home     PA 1 1   1    
      Margaret 7 M   at home     PA 1 1   1    
54 54 Eastman Alexander 31 M   farmer 5,000 460 PA 1 1       1
      Esther S. 29 F   housekeeper     PA            
      James A. 5 M   at home     PA       1    
      Harvey B. 3 M   at home     PA            
    Baker Emery 13 M   at home     PA            
55 55 Eastman Jennett 59 F   housekeeper 4,500 650 Scotland 1 1        
    King Agnes 64 F   ret. housekeep   4,000 Scotland 1 1        
    Packard Elizabeth 31 F   housekeeper 5,000 550 CT 1 1        

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