Bradford County PA
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1870 Census Records for  Bradford County PA 
1870 Monroe Township Census
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Enumerated June 1 thru 20, 1870 by M. A. Rockwell, Ass't. Marshall
Transcribed for Tri Counties by Carlton Wolfe 2004
Formatted & Published by Joyce M. Tice 2004
Monroeton Borough 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08
Monroe Township 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31
H# = Household - F# = Family
Note ! - Caucasian unless otherwise noted
Post Offices in Monroe Township and Borough of Monroeton in 1870  - All Residents in Monroeton Borough picked up their mail at the Monroeton PO. In the township at large outside the borougn people picked up their mail at the Post Offices in Liberty Corners, South Branch or Monroeton. 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. Residents on this page received mail at the Monroeton Post Office
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.

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.
14 107 107 Boil Michael 60 M   RR worker   3,000 Ireland 1 1       1
        Catherine 58 F   housekeeper     Ireland 1 1        
        Michael Jr. 17 M   at home     PA 1 1        
        James 15 M   at home     PA 1 1   1    
        Margaret 13 F   at home     PA 1 1   1    
        John 11 M   at home     PA 1 1   1    
  108 108 Whitney Alonzo 36 M   farm laborer     MA           1
      Chubbuck Emily 28 F   housekeeper     PA            
        George 9 M   at home     IL       1    
        Alan 1 M   at home     IL       1    
        Laura 4 F   at home     IL            
  109 109 Park C. C. 46 M   farm laborer     PA           1
        Lydia 22 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Samuel 12 M   at home     PA       1    
  110 110 Meritten Ellic 26 M   farm laborer     PA           1
        Martha 24 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Cora 2 F   at home     PA            
  111 111 Salsbury J. L. 49 M   merchant 32,000 30,000 PA           1
        Hellen 43 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Elizabeth 10 F   at home     PA       1    
        D. S. 6 M   at home     PA       1    
      Hulay Nora 19 F   dom. servant     PA 1 1        
  112 112 Brown Charles 62 M   farmer 11,000 2,500 PA           1
        Delight 53 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Louisa 26 F   at home     PA            
        Edgar 19 M   at home     PA       1    
  113 113 Shores E. E. 57 M   butcher 1,000 500 CT           1
        Phebe 44 F   housekeeper     MA            
        Hannah 11 F   at home     PA       1    
        Gordon 9 M   at home     PA       1    
        Mary 5 F   at home     PA            
        Norman 1 M   at home     PA            
  114 114 Carpenter J. 59 M   farmer 1,500 400 NY           1
        S. J. 54 F   housekeeper     NY            
        John 11 M   at home     PA       1    
      Doud Thomas 62 M   millwright     NY           1
  115 115 Swan Isaac 69 M   farmer 1,200 200 NY           1
      Button Angeline 42 F   housekeeper     NY            
        Lanson 22 M   works on farm     PA           1
        Ambrose 18 M   works on farm     PA            

Published On Tri-Counties Site On 09/12/2004
By Joyce M. Tice