Archive:1870 Census Extracts, Iowa, Pottawattamie 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, Pottawattamie County, Council Bluffs Ward 4, page 12: 84 84 Chamberlain, W. R. 60 M W Minister Newhampshire M. 45 F W Keeping house Massachusetts Whitney, W. L. Jr. 26 M W Queensware Mert. $2000 $8000 " Coldon, Hannah 17 F W Domestic Servant Sweden NOTE: Queensware = dishes made by Wedgwood.--RLW 1870 U.S. Census, Iowa, Pottawattamie County, Council Bluffs Ward 6, page 49/141-50: 357 373 Headley, J. F. 36 M W Civil Engineer Maine Male citizen over 21 Whitney, A. E. 30 M W Civil Engineer $600 New York Male citizen over 21 ... 1870 U.S. Census, Iowa, Pottawattamie County, Crescent, page 20: 180 180 Whitney, L. 19 M W Laborer R.R. Iowa 1870 U.S. Census, Iowa, Pottawattamie County, Knox, page 14: 109 106 Sinclair, J. A. 44 M W Farmer $7000 $800 Ind. Male citizen over 21 -----, Martha 41 F W Keeping House Ky. -----, Jas. L. 16 M W Farm Laborer Ill. Attended school -----, Ada A. 9 F W Ia. Attended school -----, Frank E. 2 M W Ia. Whitney, J. W. 29 M W Farm Laborer Ind. Male citizen over 21