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 Liberty Corners  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.
30 239 239 Gleason Warren 66 M   farmer   1,000 NH           1
        Merty 63 F   housekeeper     MA            
        George W. 26 M   farm laborer     MA           1
      Barry Kate 15 F   dom. servant     RI       1    
  240 240 Cummings Harvey 60 M   farmer 1,200 500 NY           1
        Emily 45 F   housekeeper     PA            
  241 241 Mingos Joseph 54 M   farmer 10,000 2,000 PA           1
        Elmira 54 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Sarah H. 27 F   at home     PA            
        John W. 24 M   farm laborer     PA           1
        George W. 22 M   farm laborer     PA           1
        Leonard M. 16 M   at home     PA       1    
  242 242 Williams J. D. 32 M   store clerk 6,000 3,000 PA           1
        Mary L. 26 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Fidelia 10 F   at home     PA       1    
        Clara L. 9 F   at home     PA       1    
  243 243 Chilson James W. 43 M   farm laborer 400 150 PA           1
        Urana 41 F   housekeeper     NY            
        Wellington 18 M   at home     PA       1    
        Adelbert 15 M   at home     PA       1    
        Francis N. 13 M   at home     PA       1    
        Mary  7 F   at home     PA       1    
  244 244 Goff Wells 42 M   farmer 5,000 1,200 PA           1
        Mary A. 45 F   housekeeper     NJ            
        Alice 19 F   at home     PA       1    
        Orlando 17 M   at home     PA       1    
        Arthur 12 M   at home     PA       1    
        Adelade 10 F   at home     PA       1    
  245 245 Cummings Charles 26 M   farmer 2,000 1,000 PA           1
        Ellen 23 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Luella 1 F   at home     PA            
      Russel John  10 M   at home     PA       1    
  246 246 Heath Clark 37 M   farmer 9,000 1,500 PA           1
        Laura 36 F   housekeeper     PA            
        Jane 15 F   at home     PA       1    
        Rosetta 10 F   at home     PA       1    
        Otis 6 M   at home     PA       1    
        Addie 4 F   at home     PA            
        Fred 5m M   at home     PA     January      
  247 247 Reynolds W. S. 38 M   farmer 3,000 800 PA           1

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