Knox College Library

Special Collections & Archives

Knox County Census for 1860

Listing compiled from printed copy published by the Knox Country Genealogical Society

See also the censuses of 1840 and 1850 for Knox County.

Note: The number 1 in the Color Column indicates white; 2 indicates black, 3 indicates mulatto.There were no other options.

Page # House # Family # Surname Given Name Age Sex Color Occupation Real Estate Personal Property Birthplace Notes
Knoxville
253 1728 1674 Jonette Saml R. 33 M B Barber 400 400 VA [ ]
Knox Township - P.O. Knoxville
287 2023 1954 Dawson Jefferson 50 M M None Listed     VA In house of James Werhman, farm laborer
288 2024 1955 Ashby James 36 M M Day Laborer   75 VA  
288 2024 1955 Ashby Margaret 30 F M       OH  
288 2024 1955 Ashby Robert 14 M M       IL  
288 2024 1955 Ashby James A. 12 M M       IL  
288 2024 1955 Ashby Sarah A. 8 F M       IL School
288 2024 1955 Ashby Mary 6 F M       IL School
288 2024 1955 Ashby John 4 M M       IL  
288 2024 1955 Ashby Francis 2 M M       IL  
288 2024 1955 Ashby Elizabeth 2/12 F M  
City of Galesburg
306 2157 2072 Fleming Mary 18 M M Domestic Servant     IL In house of Hiram Jones, farmer
308 2172 2086 Williams S. 28 M M Barber   100 IL  
308 2172 2086 Williams Emily 20 F M       IL  
308 2172 2086 Williams Ada M. 1 F M       IL  
308 2172 2086 Williams John W. 7 M M       IL School
308 2179 2091 Westfall Eliza 52 F M Washerwoman 500 100 OH  
308 2179 2091 Westfall Francis 21 F M Student     IL School
314 2224 2130 Mercy Anna 28 F M Washerwoman   50 VA  
314 2224 2130 Mercy Mary L. 4 F M       IL  
314 2224 2130 Mercy Theodore 3/12 M M       IL  
315 2235 2141 Williams Lucy 15 F M Domestic Servant     VA In house of John Eichelberger, grocer
317 2250 2155 Henderson Levi 38 M B Methodist Preacher 600 200 KY  
317 2250 2155 Henderson Lucretia 33 F B       AL  
317 2250 2155 Henderson Viletta 60 F B       VA  
318 2258 2162 Searls W. 24 M M Farm Laborer 1300 150 GA  
318 2258 2162 Searls Mary 23 F M       OH  
318 2258 2162 Searls Francis E. 4 F M       IL  
318 2258 2162 Searls Florence 5/12 F M       IL  
318 2259 2163 Searls Madison 23 M M Farm Laborer   50 GA  
318 2259 2163 Searls Anna 23 F M       OH  
318 2259 2163 Searls Sarah J. 3/12 F M       IL  
318 2259 2163 Searls John 21 M M Farm Laborer     GA  
338 2422 2311 Sadden F. G. 21 F M Domestic Servant     IL In house of H.H. May, land agent & D.D. May
346 2498 2383 Trusty John 23 M M Barber   50 PA  
346 2498 2383 Trusty Sarah 24 F M       IN  
346 2498 2383 Trusty Thomas 5 M M       MI  
369 2721 2576 Knight Aaron 53 M M Day Laborer 1000 150 MD  
369 2721 2576 Knight Charlotta 40 F M       TN  
City of Galesburg
369 2721 2576 Knight John W. 11/12 M M       IL  
369 2721 2576 Morris George 27 M M Barber     KY  
369 2721 2576 Morris Jane 20 F M       TN  
369 2721 2576 Morris Thomas 3 M M       IL  
369 2721 2576 Morris Matilda 8/12 F M       IL  
369 2721 2576 Morris Martha 8/12 F M       IL  
376 2773 2627 Turner W. 39 M M Day Laborer 500 200 IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner Pheba A. 36 F M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner M. W. L. 14 M M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner Sarah L. 13 F M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner Rachall 13 F M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner Hester J. 7 F M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner James H. 4 M M       IN  
376 2773 2627 Turner Anna B. 1 F M       IL  
376 2774 2628 McGill Arthur 62 M M Day Laborer 450 150 MD  
376 2774 2628 McGill Rachall 56 F M       MD  
379 2793 2647 Fleming Frank 23 M B Hostler     IL  
389 2889 2742 Barber Archibald 31 M B Day Laborer   50 IA,OH  
389 2889 2742 Barber Ann 23 F B       IA  
389 2889 2742 Marlow Levi 20 M B       KY  
389 2889 2742 Marlow Mary 26 F M Farm Laborer   25 NY  
389 2890 2743 Briggs Georganna 7 F M       NY  
391 2918 2771 Magill Isiah 29 M M Brick Mason   50 IA  
392 2918 2771 Magill Elizabeth 32 F B       OH  
393 2935 2788 Alexander Henry 55 M M Fruit Dealer   100 VA  
393 2935 2788 Alexander Lucy 51 F M       KY  
393 2935 2788 Alexander Rachel 23 F M       KY  
393 2935 2788 Alexander Louisa 20 F M       KY  
393 2935 2788 Alexander Elizabeth 15 F M       KY  
398 2973 2825 Pain John H. 65 M M Barber     DC  
398 2973 2825 Pain Sarah 55 F M       VA  
398 2973 2825 Pain Rebecca 17 F M Domestic Servant     OH  
398 2973 2825 Beverly A. 27 F M Horsehunter     VA  
398 2982 2834 Smiley John 27 M M Day Laborer   50 PA  
399 2982 2834 Smily Leona 28 F M       IL  
399 2982 2834 Smily Minerva 7 F M       IN  
399 2982 2834 Smily Ida Bell 2 F M       IL  
405 3026 2877 Woods Wm. 30 M B Farm Laborer 350 50 IN  
405 3026 2877 Woods Jemima 26 F B       IN  
405 3026 2877 Woods John H. 5 M B       IN  
405 3026 2877 Woods Mary E. 4 F B       IL  
405 3026 2877 Woods Letitia 9/12 F B       IL  
405 3026 2877 Knight Mariam 86 F B       MD  
City of Galesburg
428 3223 3058 Barquet J. 34 M M Brick Mason   40 NC  
428 3223 3058 Barquet Maria 28 F M       PA  
428 3223 3058 Barquet H. W. 5 M M       IL  
428 3223 3058 Barquet Barbary 3 F M       IL  
428 3223 3058 Barquet John P. 11/12 M M       IL  
428 3223 3058 Shafer Didema 14 F M       NC  
Cedar Township
462 3477 3298 Knox David 45 M [ ] Coal Digger     PA  
462 3477 3298 Knox Indian 49 F M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Francis 20 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox E. Jane 15 F M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Mary E. 13 F M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Sarah A. 11 F M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Joseph D. 11 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Wm. 9 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Jas. R. 8 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Berthine 5 F M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox M.J. 5 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Mont 3 M M       IL  
462 3477 3298 Knox Nathaniel R. 2 M M       IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Alson 54 M M Farmer     NC  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Ella 49 F M       IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Rhoda J. 22 F M Domestic Servant     IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Indian 20 F M Domestic Servant     IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Rosa Ann 19 F M Domestic Servant     IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners J. Jas. 21 M M Farmer     IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Chas. W. 17 M M       IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Syntha A. 16 F M Domestic Servant     IL  
462 3478 3299 Chaners Diadame 13 F M       IL  
City of Abingdon
483 3654 3456 Philips Wm. C. 25 M B Barber   300 PA  
483 3654 3456 Philips Jenaline 16 F B       IN  
483 3654 3456 Philips Joseph 2/12 M B       IL  
Sparta Township, P.O. Wataga
139 1017 1016 Yancey Walter 42 M M Farmer 1000 300 VA  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Mandy 20 F M Schoolteacher     VA  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Mary 18 F M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey John 16 M M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Walter 16 M M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Martin 11 M M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Martha 43 F M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Martha 9 F M       OH  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Chas. 7 M M       OH  
Sparta Township, P.O. Wataga
139 1017 1016 Yancey Everett 5 M M       IL  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Harriet 2 F M       IL  
139 1017 1016 Yancey Geo 8/12 M M       IL  
Ontario Township, P.O. Oneida
163 1190 1190 Halland Phillis 60 F B       KY  
Truro Township, P.O. Knoxville
1 1 1 Corbin M. L. 50 M M Farmer 5000 2000 NC  
1 1 1 Corbin Ollive 48 F M       NC  
1 1 1 Corbin Mary Ann 26 F M       OH  
1 1 1 Corbin Henrietta 25 F M       OH  
1 1 1 Corbin Martha Jane 19 F M       OH  
1 1 1 Corbin Francis 17 M M       IL  
1 1 1 Corbin T. Edward 14 M M       IL  
1 1 1 Corbin Emery J. 12 M M       IL  
1 1 1 Corbin Josephine 9 F M       IL  

Back to the Blacks in Galesburg online exhibit.