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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      Emily 9 F   at home     PA            
      Ezeriah 6 M   at home     PA            
      Alexander 4 M   at home     PA            
      Hannah 2 F   at home     PA            
155 157 Bailey Elisha 67 M   farmer 2,000 800 MA           1
      Betsy 62 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Malon D. 25 M   farmer   250 PA           1
      Phettie 21 F   housekeeper     OH            
      Tyrus 20 M   farm laborer     PA       1    
    Simpson Henry 33 M   farmer 2,000 300 PA            
156 158 Jenkins Erastus 35 M   farm laborer   200 NY            
      Mary 32 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Ennut 11 M   at home     PA            
      Murtie 3 F   at home     PA            
157 159 Vroman John 48 M   farmer 6,000 3,724 PA            
      Polly A. 40 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Permelia O. 21 F   at home     PA            
      Joseph R. 17 M   at home     PA            
      Amaretta 14 F   at home     PA       1    
    Taylor Polly  70 F   ret. housekeep 1,000   PA            
158 160 Allen Orin  31 M   farmer   500 PA            
      Calista 28 F   housekeeper     PA            
      Effie M. 7 F   at home     PA       1    
      George O. 5 M   at home     PA       1    
      Annie M. 1 F   at home     PA            
159 161 Newland Austin 60 M   farmer 1,000 470 NY            
      Lucinda  56 F   housekeeper     OH            
    Santee Mason 9 M   at home     IL       1    
160 162 Pratt Thomas 44 M   farmer 2,000 400 PA            
      Phebe 34 F   housekeeper     NY            
      Emmerson 15 M   at home     PA       1    
      Willis  11 M   at home     PA       1    
      Lura A. 4 F   at home     PA            
      Lucinda 73 F   ret. housekeep     MA            
161 163 McKeel Phillip 47 M   carpenter 650 450 DE           1
      Laura 41 F   housekeeper     DE            
      Avery 20 M   farm laborer     PA            
      Polly 15 F   at home     PA            
      Laura 12 F   at home     PA       1    
      Delphine 9 F   at home     PA       1    

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