Tri-Counties Genealogy & History by Joyce M. Tice
1870 Census Records for  Bradford County PA 
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Taken : June 01-15, 1870 By: Ethel Fuller
Transcribed for Tri Counties by Nicole Parker
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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 take them in your stride. If you want to tell us what is right and what is wrong with the transcription, your notes will be added to the Comment Page
Dwelling Number (As Assigned by Census Taker - In order visited)
233 Households - 1225 People
001-010 011-018 019-027 028-037 038-046 047-055 056-065 066-071 072-079 080-088 089-098 099-106 107-115 116-125 126-132
133-140 141-148 149-156 157-168 169-175 176-182 183-188 189-196 197-204 205-211 212-218 219-228 229-233
D # F# Surname First Name Age Sex Color Occupation Real Personal Place of Father of Mother of If born within If married Attended Cannot  Cannot Whether deaf, Male citizens of
                Estate Estate Birth Foreign Birth Foreign birth the year list  within the School within read write dumb, blind, U.S. of 21 years
47 47 Madison John 23 M W Farmer   250 PA                 X
      Hellen 20 F W Keeping house     PA                  
      Rhuben 1 M W       PA                  
  48 Cartright Philip 23 M W Farm Laborer   150 PA                 X
      Lucy 18 F W Keeping house     PA                  
48 49 Matison Rhuben 52 M W Farmer 4000 800 Rhode Island                 X
      Cynthia 30 F W Keeping house     New York                  
      Nicholas 17 M W Farm Laborer     PA         X        
    Hall Hardy 1 M W       PA                  
    Culver Margaret 9 F W Attends School     PA                  
49 50 Stokely King 45 M W Mechanic   435 Rhode Island                 X
      Idelia 37 F W Keeping house     PA                  
      Roger R. 11 M W Attends School     PA                  
      Anna A. 8 F W Attends School     PA                  
      Caroline C. 4 F W       PA                  
      Mary D. 6/12 F W       PA     January            
50 51 Hall Caroline 41 F W Keeping house 1400 979 New York                  
      Thear F. 14 M W Attends School     PA                  
      Catharine A. 13 F W Attends School     PA                  
      Ida E. 11 F W Attends School     PA                  
      Susan A. 8 F W Attends School     PA                  
51 52 Matison Beniger 27 M W Farmer 1500 500 PA                 X
      Jane 25 F W Keeping house     New York                  
52 53 Culver James 30 M W Farmer 1500 500 PA                 X
      Catharine 25 F W Keeping house     New York                  
      Linnie 3 F W       PA                  
      Jennie 3 F W       PA                  
      Minnie 1 F W       PA                  
53 54 Jay David 64 M W Farmer 1800 330 New York                 X
      Hannah 59 F W Keeping house     New York                  
      George 20 M W Farm Laborer   157 PA                  
      Abigal B. 21 F W House Keeping     PA                  
      Rephalia 8 F W       PA                  
      Manford A. 4/12 M W       PA     February            
      Matilda 11 F W       PA                  
54 55 Wage John B. 26 M W Farmer 8000 547 PA                 X
      Mary 18 F W Keeping house     PA                  
      Chester C. 57 M W Farmer   200 Massachusetts                 X
      Mary E. 53 F W Keeping house     PA                  
      Orman 15 M W Farm Laborer     PA         X        
55 56 Dowrick Nathan 37 M W Farmer 1500 434 England X X             X
      Mary 30 F W Keeping house     PA                  
      Francis 2 F W       Canada X                

Published On Tri-Counties Site On 5/21/2002
By Joyce M. Tice
Email: JoyceTice@aol.como