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 CENTER  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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126 126 Taylor Volney B. 41 M   farmer 3,500 1,150 PA           1
      Laura S. 39 F   housekeeper     PA            
127 127 Putnam Luman 68 M   retired farmer 4,000 1,700 MA           1
      Jerisha 68 F   ret. housekeep     MA            
      Harvey 29 M   farmer 1,000 1,340 PA           1
      Elizabeth 23 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Albert A. 2 M   at home     PA            
      Eliza  1m F   at home     PA     Apr      
    Bailey Salathiel F. 21 M   farm laborer     PA            
128 128 McElroy W. W. 33 M   stone mason 250 250 NY           1
      Hellen 35 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Ella A. 8 F   at home     NY       1    
      Vesta A. 5 F   at home     NY            
      Ina A. 2 F   at home     PA            
  129 Gilman Daniel 66 M   farm laborer   100 MA           1
      Anna 19 F   school teacher     NY            
129 130 Bailey E. A. 63 M   farmer 4,500 740 MA           1
      Sarah 57 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Marion 28 F   at home     PA            
      Mary 17 F   at home     PA            
      Alva 32 M   farm laborer   240 PA           1
130 131 Bailey Julius 72 M   retired farmer 5,000 900 MA           1
      Sarah 73 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Edward 36 M   farm laborer 3,000 8,000 PA           1
    Brady Jesse 15 M   dom. servant     PA            
131 132 Bailey/Baley J. T.  47 M   farmer 2,500 1,650 PA            
      Sarah J. 36 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Mary 10 F   at home     PA            
      Julius W. 1 M   at home     PA            
      Julia  ? F   at home     PA            
132 133 Watkins Edwin 35 M   farm laborer   100 PA            
      Rachel A. 21 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Sarah A. 4 F   at home     PA            
      Lewis E. 2 M   at home     PA            
  134 Avery Rachel  73 F   housekeeper     NY            
133 135 Smith George W. 37 M   farm laborer   300 PA         1 1
      Diantha 34 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Syrenus 16 M   farm laborer     PA       1    
      Frenando D. 10 M   at home     PA            
      Secelia 4 F   at home     PA            

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