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1870 Mortality Schedule
Rabun Co., GA

Persons who died during the year ending 1st June, 1870, in Subdivision No. 106, in the county of Rabun, State of Georgia. Enumerated by John Willborn.

Due to space considerations, all birth places were reduced to their equivelant 2-character postal code abbreviation. In the original, all birth places were spelled out in full (i.e. Georgia). There were no foreign births.

The enumerator used ditto marks and parenthesis in the original schedule.

The first column denotes the line number of each entry. The remaining columns from left to right are:

  1. Number of the Family, as given in the 2d column of Schedule 1.
  2. Name of every person who died during the year ending June 1, 1870, whose place of abode at the timeo f death was in this family.
  3. Age last birth-day. If under the year, give months in fractions, as 3/12.
  4. Sex - Males (M.), Females (F.)
  5. Color - White (W.), Black (B.), Mulatto (M.), Chinese (C.), Indian (I.)
  6. Married (M.) or Widowed (W.)
  7. Place of Birth, naming the State or Territory of the U.S., or the country, if a foreign birth.
  8. Father of foreign birth.
  9. Mother of foreign birth.
  10. The month in which the person died.
  11. Profession, Occupation, or Trade.
  12. Disease or Cause of Death.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
1 436 Vandivierre, Sarah F. 11 F W

January At home Dropsy
2 244 Moseley, James 3 M W

3 143 Gibson, Jessee 4 F B

4 251 Bronson, Roseliu 78 F B W VA

January House Keeper Consumption
5 53 Dockens, Mitchell 6/12 M W

6 68 Billingsley, James 80 M W M SC

December Farmer (sudden death) not known
7 72 Ellingburg, Nettie 2 F W

Diarrhoea (chronic)
8 97 Vinson, John Jefferson 46 M W M "

April Farmer Liver complaint
9 525 Wall, William 82 M W W "

May Farmer Gravel
10 587 Winters, Martha 10 F W

May At home Jaundice
11 510 Wall, Burrel 56 M W M SC

April Farmer Heart Disease
12 42 Miller, William 89 M W W "

February Farmer Disease unknown
13 507 Singleton, David G. 35 M W M GA

February Farmer Manslaughtered
14 576 Wellborn, Elisha 71 M W M SC

March Farmer Fever

I certify that the foregoing is a true return of the census of Persons who died during the year ending June 1 1870 for the county of Rabun, State of Georgia, as taken by me according to law and instructions. This Sept. 6, 1870. John Willborn, Ass't. N. S. M.

1870 Federal Census, Rabun Co., GA

2003 - 2012 D&C Research Group

Transcribed April 4, 2003.

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