Archive:1870 Census Extracts, Iowa, Van Buren County
The following lists all individuals with the surname Whitney and variants in the census for the time and location stated.
Transcribed by Robert L. Ward.
|1870 Census Headings|
1. Dwelling-houses, numbered in the order of visitation. 2. Families, numbered in the order of visitation. 3. The name of every person whose place of abode on the first day of June, 1870, was in this family. 4. Age at last birth-day. If under 1 years, give months in fractions, thus, 3/12. 5. Sex.--Males (M.), Females (F.) 6. Color.--White (W.), Black (B.), Mulatto (M.), Chinese (C.), Indians (I.) 7. Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each person, male or female. 8. Value of Real Estate. 9. Value of Personal Estate. 10. Place of Birth, naming State or Territory of U. S.; or the Country, if of foreign birth. 11. Father of foreign birth. 12. Mother of foreign birth. 13. If born within the year, state month (Jan., Feb., &c.) 14. If married within the year, state month (Jan., Feb., &c.) 15. Attended school within the year. 16. Cannot read. 17. Cannot write. 18. Whether dear and dumb, blind, insane, or idiotic. 19. Male Citizens of U.S. of 21 years of age and upwards. 20. Male Citizens of U.S. of 21 years of age and upwards, whose right to vote is denied or abridged on other grounds than rebellion or other crime.
1870 U.S. Census, Iowa, Van Buren County, Chequest, page 14: 91 91 Whitney, Barney 50 M W Labor $150 -- Ireland Illiterate, Male citizen over 21 -----, Nancy A. 49 F W Keeping House Missornia Illiterate [sic] 1870 U.S. Census, Iowa, Van Buren County, Lick Creek, page 13/297-14: 103 97 Whitney, Jacob F. 36 M W Farmer $1400 $625 Ohio Male citizen over 21 -----, Rebecca 30 F W Keeping House Ohio -----, Lydia F. 12 F W At Home Illinois Attended school -----, Curtis 10 M W Illinois Attended school Whitney, James W. 8 M W Illinois Attended school -----, Elenora 6 F W Illinois Attended school -----, Adda 3 F W Iowa -----, Olive 1 F W Iowa