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and oldest son Wm. H., Oct. 31, 1868, who was, at the time of his death, the proprietor of
the Harrington House, Geneseo; has three living children : Henry G., Frank R., and Fred
A.; he is at present o.ie of the Directors of the Farmers' National I!ank; is also President of
the Geneseo Temperance Reform Club. By judicious management of himself and wife, he
has a handsome competency for the remainder of life. His present business is real estate
dealing and money loaning. The Capt. has one of the finest residences in Henry Co.

HARRIS JAS. M. Geneseo; engineer railroad grain elevator; Rep; Meth; from Pa.

HART WARREN, Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Canada.

HARTLEY J. S. Geneseo; shoemaker; Ind; from Pa.

HARTING WILLIAM, Geneseo; laborer; Rep.

HARTSTONE FRED. Geneseo; barber; Dem; Prot; from England.

HAUSBERGER PETER, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

HAUCK JACOB, Geneseo; clerk; Prot; from Pa.

HAWKINS WM. G. Geneseo; agricultural implements; Rep; from R.I.

HAYWARD J. L. Geneseo; soap factory; Rep; from Mass.

HAYES ANDREW, Geneseo; laborer; Rep.

HEATH EDWARD D. Geneseo.

HEFFLEFINGER MICHAEL, Sec. 14, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Ohio; 120 acres.

HEGY F. A. Geneseo; blacksmith; Dem; born Ohio.

HELLYER IZRI, Sec. n, P.O. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Chris; from Pa; 80 acres.

HENANDER ANDREW, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

HENNEY DANIEL, Sec. 16, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; from Ohio; 406 acres.

HENNEY JOS. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; U. Breth; from Ohio.

HENRY JOSEPH, Geneseo.

HENSHAW SAML. Geneseo; butcher; Dem; from N. Y.

HENSHAW WM. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Epis; from N.Y.

HENSHAW WM. Dr. Geneseo; physician; Dem; from N.Y.

HERMES JOHN, Geneseo; cooper; Rep; Cath; from Germany.

HERMAN H. Geneseo; clothier and brewer; Dem; from Germany.

HERMAN & WATEBMAX, Clothiers and Brewers, Geneseo; came to Co. in 1857;
born in Germany.

HICKOX WILLIAM, Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Bapt.

HICKOX J. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Meth; from Conn.

HIGG1NS NEWMAN L. Geneseo; plasterer; Rep; from Vt.

HILL E. B. Geneseo; laborer; Ind; born in Pa.

HILLMER LOUIS, Geneseo; teamster; Dem; Luth; from Germany.

HTLLIER EZRA, Geneseo.

HINMAN WILLIS, P.O. Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Epis.

HINES WM. Sec. 22, P.O. Geneseo; millwright; Rep.

HIPPLER CHAS. Geneseo; merchant; Dem; Cath; from Germany.

HIRSCHFELGER ERNST, Geneseo.

HITCHCOCK L. Geneseo; hardware; Rep; Meth; from N.Y.

HOBBS THOMAS, Geneseo; connected with the Geneseo Republic; Rep.



200 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

HOBBS GrEO. H. Journalist, Geneseo; born in Maine, May 25, 1824; came to this Co.
in 1857; Rep; Bapt; owns house and lot. value $2.500; married to Miss Emeline W. Lewis,
Feb. 26, 1852; one child; been editor of the Genesto Republic continuously since Dec. 1858;
is Postmaster, and has held the office over nine years.

HODGKINS I.INDLY, Sec. 22, P.O. Geneseo; soap-maker; from N.Y.

HOEG CHARLFS, Geneseo; laborer.

HOEFT AUGUST, Geneseo; harness maker; Dem; German.

HOEFT HENRY, Geneseo; harness-maker; born in Germany.

HOFFMAN GEO. Geneseo; saloon; Rep; Cath; from Mo.

HOFFMAN LYDIA Mrs. widow, Geneseo; Evang; born in 111.

HOFSTETTER MICHAEL, Sec. 19, P.O. Geneseo; laborer for H. V. Clough; born Germany.

HOKINSON JOHN, Sec. 10, P.O. Geneseo; from Sweden.

HOLBROOK J. S. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; born in Maine.

HOLDEN J. W. Geneseo.

HOLLIET JOS. Sec. 28. P.O. Geneseo; gardener; Dem; Cath; born in Germany.

HOLMES N. N. Geneseo; R R. bridge supt; Rep; Prot; from Pa.

HOLMES P. Geneseo; county surveyor; Rep; Cong; from Conn.

HOLTON S. S. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Pres; from N.Y.

HOLTON FRANK, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep.

HOOD JAS. O. Geneseo; laborer Kendall & Kidder; Rep; Prot; from Mass.

HOOVER JOHN W. Farmer, Sec. 15, P.O. Geneseo; born in Blair Co. Penn. June I,
1831; came to this Co. in 1854; Rep; Meth. Epis; owns 182 acres o land, valued at $15,000;
wife was Rebecca Bellinger, born in Stark Co. Ohio, May 26, 1835; married July 10, 1861:
has one child, Matilda.

HOPPIXS H. I. Homoeopathic Physician and Surgeon. Geneseo; born in Livingston Co.
N.Y. Sept. 21, 1841; came to Co. 1874; Rep; wife was Annie M. Smith, of Poughkeepsie,
N.Y., born Oct. 3, 1839; married Oct. 3, 1865; has one child. Delia B. Dr. Hoppins and
wife are both graduated physicians of the Homoeopathic School at St. Louis; office at resi-
dence; both have an extensive practice in Geneseo and vicinity. Mrs. Hoppins makes a
specialty of diseases of women and children.

HORTON FRANCIS L. Sec. 27, P.O. Geneseo; laborer for J. Rockwell; Rep; born in Vt.

HOSFORD JAS. M. Geneseo; state agent of Home Ins. Co. of N.Y; Rep; Cong; from Mass.

HOWELL A. Mrs. Geneseo; Cong; from N.Y.

HOYT DANIEL, Sej. 5, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Iml; from N.H.; 80 acres.

HOYT SYDNEY B., P.O. Geneseo; farmhand with his father, D. Hoyt; Ind. Rep; Henry Co.

HOYT W. T. Geneseo; machinist; Rep; from Mass.

HJELM CHAS. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

HUBER FRANK, Geneseo; saloon keeper; Dem; German.

HUESTIS J. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; born in Nova Scotia.

HUGHES J. Geneseo; engineer; Dem; Calh; from Ireland.

HUME S. T. Physician and Surgeon, Geneseo; born Monroe Co. N'.Y. May 3, 1818; came
to Co. 1845; Rep; wife was Permelia T. Stewart, born June 7, iS22, in same county; married
March 19, 1846; has one daughter, a Mrs. Taylor. Dr. Hume graduated at Berkshire Medi-
cal College, Pittsfield, Mass, in 1846. He practiced nine years in Moline, 111.

HUNN E. A. Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; farmer, for C. Smith; Dem; born in Mass.

HUNN ROYAL, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with J. Anderson; Dem; from Indiana.

HUNT C. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; German Meth; born in Germany.

HUNT GARDNER. Geneseo; teamster; Rep; Cong; from Yt.

HUNTINGTON ELISHA, Geneseo; foundry; Rep; born 111.

HUNTINGTON N. B. Geneseo; retired; Rep; 'Cong; from Conn.

HYDE A. K. Geneseo; molder; Dem; Adv; from Yt.

TNGLIS JAMES, Geneseo; railroad stoker; Rep; from X. H.

^ IN'GLIS JOHN, Geneseo; foreman bridges on C. R. I. & P. R.R.; Rep; from Scotland.

INGRAM WILLIAM, Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; laborer for E. A. Richmond.

INGRAM HENRY, Geneseo.

INGRAM ORRIS, Geneseo.



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IDE O. Mrs. Geneseo.

IRVING N. S. Geneseo; hosiery manufacturer; Rep; from Mass.

JACKSON JAMES, I'.O. Geneseo; farmer, for Bliss; born in England.
JAQUES W. C. Geneseo; cooper; Ind; Univ; from Pa.

JAQUES , Geneseo; student; Rep; Unit.

JAQUES WILLIAM F. P.O. Geneseo; farmer.

TARSON JOHN, Geneseo.

JENKINS POLLY A. Mrs. P.O. Geneseo; Meth; from Va; farm of 82 ac. val. $4,900.

JENNINGS GEO. Geneseo.

JOHNSON ALFRED, Geneseo; teamster; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON ALFRED, Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON ANDREW, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden,

JOHNSON ANDREW L. Sec. n;- P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 20 ac.

JOHNSON AUGUST, Geneseo; tailor; Rep; Luth; born in Sweden.

JOHNSON CHAS. Geneseo; cabinet maker; Dem; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON D. A. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON JOHN, Sec. II; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 12 acres.

JOHNSON JOHN P. Sec. 11; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; I.uth; from Sweden; 2O acres.

JOHNSON JONAS, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; Luth; born in Sweden; 143 acres.

JOHNSON LARS, Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON LOUIS, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON NELS, Geneseo; R. R. laborer; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON N. P. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Meth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON PETER G. Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON PETER, Geneseo; painter; Rep: Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON P. J. Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

JOHNSON BRYANT D. Geneseo.

JOHNSON ERASTUS, Geneseo.

JOHNSON O. J. Geneseo.

JOHNSON EDWARD F. Geneseo.

JOHNSON CARL, Geneseo.

JORDAN JOHN H. Sec. 23; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Ohio.

T7" AISER ALBERT, Sec. 24; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; from Ohio.

KARI- MARTIN, Geneseo; laborer for Kendall & Kidder; Rep; Luth; from Germany.

KAPISCHKE LUDWIG, Geneseo; laborer; Dem.

KELLY JAMES S. Geneseo; stock dealer; Dem; Pres; from Pa.

KELLY PATRICK, Sec. 6; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem;,Cath; from Ireland.

KENAMAN CHAS. Geneseo; laborer; from Germany.

KENDALL S. Geneseo; miller and grain dealer; Rep; Unit; from Mass.

KIDDER W. L. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; farmer and miller; Rep; Unit; born in Vt; 140 acres.

KIDNY E. Geneseo; railroad carpenter. Dem; Catli; from Ireland.

KILBY S. J. Mrs. widow; Geneseo; Trot; from Vt.

KIMBEL CHARLES, Geneseo; wagon-maker; from Sweden.

KIXER HEXRY L. Editor Henry County News, Geneseo; born in Shafer's Valley, Perry
Co. Pa. Feb. I, 1851; came to 111. in early life; educated at Farm Ridge Seminary, LaSalle Co.;
commenced profession of journalist at the age of seventeen as a contributor to the Northwest-
ern Advocate, of Chicago, afterwards to various Eastern literary periodicals; rilled position
of reporter on Chicago city papers some time; commenced the editorship of the News at the
age of twenty-three, which paper he still controls; Mr. Kiner has contributed various articles
poetical and prose to prominent Eastern journals, some of which have received very favorable
criticism from eminent literary writers, one a personal letter from the poet, Henry \V. Long-
fellow.
KINEY J. O. Geneseo; city marshal; Rep; from Vt.



202 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

KING MAYNARD, Sec. 27; P.O. Geneseo; with W. J. Rider; Ind; born in Mass.

KINNEY H. MAYNARD, Geneseo.

KINSEY CYRUS, Geneseo; plow manufacturer; Rep; Cong; from Pa.

KINSEY DANIEL S. Geneseo; book agent; Rep; Pres; from Pa.

KINSEY CHESTER, Geneseo; book agent; Rep; Meth.

KINSEY J. F. Geneseo; Dry Goods Merchant; born Rock Island, 111. Sept. 22, 1847; Rep;

Cong; wife was C. Eliza Stewart, bom Sept. 26, 1853; married Dec. 2, 1875; has lived in

Geneseo twenty-one years.

KINSEY N. C. Geneseo; merchant; Rep; Cong; born in 111.
KINTLER JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.
KINZIE K. A. Geneseo; Music Dealer; born Wayne Co. Ohio, June 3, 1842; came to this

county 1846; Rep; Meth; wife was Flora L. Williamson, born April 14, 1855; married Oct.

22, 1872; buried one child; Mr. Kinzie will sell music and musical instruments to suit the

times; office in Freeman's Block; he is also a composer and teacher of music.
KIPPING CHRISTIAN, Geneseo; laborer; from Germany.
KIRKPATRICK, WILLIAM L. Geneseo; photographer; Rep; Unit.
KLAVEAN DANL. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

KLEPSER JACOB, Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Meth; from Germany; 80 acres.
KNOBLAUCH JOHN N. Geneseo; veterinary surgeon; Rep; from Germany.
KNOBLOUGH J. N. Geneseo; veterinary surgeon; Rep; Meth.
KOCH SIMON, Geneseo; R. R. clerk; Dem; Cath; from Germany.
KOENIG D. JOHN, Geneseo; hotel-keeper; Dem; from Germany.
KOENIG JOHN, Geneseo; hotel; Dem; Luth; from Germany.

KOPISKE LUDWIG, Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Germany; 40 acres.
KOPP CHRISTOPHER, Geneseo; superannuated minister; Rep; Evang; from Germany.
KRANTZ JOHN Jr. Geneseo; hostler; Rep.
KRANTZ JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; from Germany.
KRAUSE PETER, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Luth; from Germany.
KUEBLER JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Evang; from Germany.
KUNZ LEWIS, Rev. Geneseo; German Meth; born in Germany.

T ACER G. Geneseo; tailor; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

*- LAMBERT J. H. Geneseo; gunsmith; Rep; Bapt; from England.

LAMBERT EPHRAIM, Geneseo; mason; Rep; from England.

LAMBERT PHILLIP, Geneseo; painter; Rep; Bapt; from Iowa.

LAMBERT WILLIAM B. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Meth; Eng.

LAMBERT EDWARD, Geneseo; brick maker; Rep; Conn.

LAMBERT PHIL. T. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Bapt.

LAMBERT HENRY, Geneseo; cooper; Rep; Bapt.

LAMBERT WILLIAM, Geneseo; brick maker; Rep; Meth.

LANGRIDGE R. J. Rev. Geneseo; Bapt; from England.

LARSON L. G, Geneseo; cabinet maker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

LASALLE GODFREY, Geneseo; deputy sheriff; Rep; Prot; born in Canada.

LASCH JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

LATSON JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot; Swede.

LATSON FRED. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; ProV, Swede.

LATSON A. R. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; Prot; from N. Y.

LAWBAUGH GEORGE, Geneseo: in warehouse; Rep; born Ohio.

LAWBAUGH G. W. Geneseo; feather renovator; Ind; born Ohio.

L.AWBAUGH HENRY, Grain Dealer; Geneseo; born in Tuscarawas Co. Ohio, Feb. 26,
1836; came to this county March 23, 1854; Rep; Prot; married Miss Lizzie M. Machesney at
New Alexander, Westmoreland Co. Pa. May 16, 1867, where she was born, March 4, 1836;
has one son, Howard S., born in this town Dec. 20, 1870.

LAWBAUGH JOSIAH, Geneseo; retired grocer; Rep; Meth; from Ohio.

LAWBAUGH J. R. Geneseo; grocer; Ind. Rep; Meth; born in Ohio.

LAWBAUGH WM. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; born Ohio.







LEWIS SHEARER,
Cornwall Township.



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LAWBAUGH ALBERT, Geneseo; Rep; Meth.

LAWRENCE H. F. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; German.

LAWRENCE Gr. W. Geneseo; Grocer; member of the firm of Dedrick & Lawrence; born
in city of N.Y., Aug. 25, '28; came to this county in 1856; Rep; Cong; owns residence; wife
was Catharine Munson, of New York City, born 1828; married April 5, 1855; has one child,
E. Kate; served three years in the late war as Lieut, of Company I, H2th I. V. I.

LAWLESS L. M. engineer at foundry; Rep; Prot; from Mass.

LAWSON OUST. Sec. II; P.O. Geneseo; rents farm of N. Wetherhall; Luth; from Sweden.

LAWSON L. G. Geneseo; cabinet maker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

LEDIG MICHEL, Geneseo; wagon maker; Ind; from Germany.

LEE JAMES, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; born Ireland.

LENSER FRED. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; laborer for W. L. Kidder; Evang; born in Germany.

LEVEN CHAS. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

LEWIS G. Mrs. Geneseo.

LICTHSTIEN HENRY, Geneseo; butcher; Dem; from Germany.

LiIEBERKNECHT A. Printer, Geneseo; born in Germany on gth of May, 1836; came to
this county in 1857; Rep; Evang; owns house and lot, value $3,000; partner and business
manager of the Republic since Nov. 1863.

LIEBERKNECHT GEORGE, Geneseo; music dealer.

LIEDKE AUGUST, Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; laborer for G. Geiser; born in Germany.

LIKE D. C. Geneseo; carpenter and painter; Rep; from N. Y.

LIKE JOHN, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; from N. Y.

LIMLE C. J. Geneseo; bakery; Rep; from Ohio.

LINBERGE CHAS. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JjINNELL CHARLES A. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Geneseo; born in Jefferson Co. N. Y.,
Sept. 8, 1829; came to this county in 1844; Ind; owns 100 acres of land, valued $4,000; first
wife was Nancy A. Allen; second wife was Mary D. Lenhart, born in Muskingum Co. Ohio,
Nov. 16, 1845; married Feb. 22, 1866; has four children; has two children of first wife.

LINNELL CHAS. R. Sec. 4; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; from N. Y.

LISCH JOHN, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

LITTLE DANIEL, Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong; born in N. H.; 120 ac. $9,000.

LITTLE J. A. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong; born in 111.

LIVERMORE H. J. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo, farmer; Rep; Cong; born Vermont; 80 acres.

LIVER MORE I. W. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot; from Mass.

LODGE G. M. Geneseo; laborer; Rep.

LOFSTEDT L. F. Sec. 19; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for J. Allen; Rep; born in Sweden.

LOGEMANN GEO. R. Geneseo; merchant; Dem; Freethinker; from Germany.

LOHMAN FRANK, Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Meth: born in Germany; 80 acres.

LONG CHARLES, Geneseo; works on R. R.; Dem; Pres; from Ohio.

LONG MICHAEL, P.O. Geneseo; farmer for F. Bolen; Dem; Meth; born in N. Y.

LONG JOHN. Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Meth; German.

LOOMIS GEORGE H. Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born in Maine; 116% acres.

LOOMIS HENRY, Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer with G. H. Loomis; born in Maine.

LOOMIS MARSHALL, Sec. 24; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem.

LOOMIS NATHAN A. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in Maine.

LORENZ CONRAD, Sec. 35; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Luth; from Germany; rents 80 acres.

LUTHER ABRAM, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep.

LUTHER GEO. Geneseo; drayman; Prot; from Germany.

LUTHER DANIEL, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Meth; from Germany.

LYON LYMAN, Sec. 17; P.O. Geneseo; fanner; Rep; from Conn.

l\/r cARTHUR F. H. Justice of Peace and Notary Public; Dem; from Michigan.
"T McAVOY RICHARD, Geneseo; R. R. employee; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.
McBROOM JAMES, Geneseo; grain dlr. & prest. 1st Natl. Bk; Rep; Unit; Welch.
MCCARTY DANL. R. R. section foreman; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.
McCLELLAN J. WESLEY, Sec. 3; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ind; 84 acres.
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VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

McCOLLAM ARCHIBALD, Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born Pa.

McCONAUGHY WILLIAM, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.

McCOWAN JNO. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.
McCOY DANIEL, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.
McCRACKEN ALEXANDER, Rep; Disciple; from Ohio.
McDADE CHARLES W. Geneseo; Rep; from Pa.

McELHENNY D. L. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.

McELHENNY M. H., P.O. Geneseo; laborer; Rep;' 2 acres, $800.

McELROY RICHARD, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.

McFARLANE ANDREW, Geneseo; retired merchant; Ind; Spiritualist; from Ohio.

McGOWAN WM. H. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; from Knox Co. 111.

MCGREGOR ARTHUR, Geneseo: blacksmith: Dem; Prot; from Iowa.

McGREGOR LARES, Geneseo; sewg. mach. seller; Dem.

McHOSE SAML. Sec. 28, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in Pa; 97 acres, $7,500.

McILVAIN JAS. B. Sec. 29, P.O. Geneseo; farmer for J. G. Mcllvain; Rep; Cong; born Pa.

McILVAIN JAS. G. Sec. 29, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong; born Pa; 107 acres.

MCLAUGHLIN , Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.

McLEAN EDWARD, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot.

McMORROW ANDREW, Geneseo; 'bus driver; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

McNULTY PETER, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; N.Y.

McNULTY THOS. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; N.Y.

McOWEN JOHN, Geneseo: laborer; Dem; Cath.

McSHAN HUGH O'GARA, Geneseo, Catholic priest; from Ireland.

McWAIN GEO. A. Geneseo; carpenter; Ind; N.Y.

MACHESNEY DAVID L. Physician and Surgeon, Geneseo; born in Greensburg,
Westmoreland Co. Pa. Jan. 10, 1827; came lo this Co. in 1854; Rep; Prot; owns 125 acres
of land, value $10,000; married Miss Martha E. Taylor in this town, May 28, 1862; she was
born in Wardsboro, Vt. March 23, lS4r; has one son living and one dead, A. Grant, born
Feb. 7, 1864; Elmer D., born Aug. 26, 1868; died Jan. 24, 1872.

MANINGTON JOHN, Geneseo; dentist, Rep; Cong; from Eng.

MANVILLE HARRY, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Cong; from N.Y.

MANVILLE RICHARD H. Geneseo; Rep; Prot.

MARON CHRISTIE, Sec. 22, P.O. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

MARTIN C. H. Geneseo; soap manufacturer; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

MARTIN J. S. Geneseo; bridge carpenter; Rep; Meth; from Ind.

MARTIN S. W. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Meth; from N.Y.

MARTIN W. A. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot.

MATHER A. G. Sec. 35, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong; from Ohio; So ac. val. $4,800.

MATHER POMEROY, lives with father, A. G. Mather; Rep; Cong; born in Geneseo.

MATSON A. JULIUS, Geneseo; stage driver; Rep; Meth. Epis; born Henry Co.

MATTES THEO. Geneseo; saloon; Dem; Cath; from Germany.

MATZOLD AUGUST, Sec. 13, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Luth; from Germany: So acres.

MAXWELL M. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; Prot; from Pa.

MERTZ A. H. Sec. 30, P.O. Geneseo; farmer for E. Mertz; Rep; born 111.

MERTZ EDWARD, Sec. 30, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; born Pa; 80 acres.

MEYER A. Geneseo; wagon-maker; Rep; Evang; born in France.

MILLER ABKAM, Geneseo; prop, of Geneseo House; Rep; born Long Island.

MILLER J. ADAM. Sec. to, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Germany: 140 acres.

MILLER B. C. Geneseo; lives with his father, Abram Miller; Rep; born 111.

MILLER GEO. H. with J. A. Miller; Dem; born Henry Co.

MILLER IRA C. Geneseo; lives with his father, Abram Miller; Rep; born in 111.

MILLER M. J. Rev. Geneseo; Unitarian clergyman: Rep; from Ohio. t

MILLER WM. Geneseo; retired; Rep; from N.Y.

MITCHELL HORACE, Geneseo; works on railroad.

MITCHELL J. H. Gene.'eo; druggist; Dem; Coth; from Ireland.



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MODERWELL E. C. Hon. Attorney at Law, Geaeseo; born in Crawford Co. Ohio,
March 6 1838; came to Co. 1866; Rep; wife was Fannie R. Watson, married at Fairmont,
West Virginia, March, 1866; has four children. Mr. Moderwell graduated at Jefferson Col-
lege, Peciu., class of 1859; at Cincinnati Lxw School, 1860; was Major of I2th Ohio Cavalry;
is also member of the State Senate at the present time.

MODERWELL J. B. Geneseo; druggist; Rep; Pres; from Ohio.

MODERWELL JOHN, Geneseo; retired merchant; Rep; Pres; born in Pa.

MOHR W. H. Geneseo; blacksmith; Dem; from N.Y.

MONGER S. F. Geneseo; teamster; Rep: U. Brethren; from Vt.

MONAHAN A. Geneseo; section man; Dem; Cath.

MONESMITH HENRY, Geneseo; family grocery; Dem; Unit.

MOORE C. L. Geneseo; cooper; Ind; Pro); from Ky.

MORGAN A. Geneseo; formerlv a farmer in Munson; born in Jefferson Co. N.Y. March 31,
1824; came to Co. 1853; Rep; wife was Martha P. Tuttle, of Oneida Co. N. Y., born April
29, 1820; married Aug. 4, 1844; has three children living.

MORGAN PLINY W. Retired, Geneseo; born in Oneida Co. N.Y. June 30, 1802; came
10 Co. 1854; Rep; Pres; first wife was Hannah Porter, of Conn; married Oct. 1822; had four
children, one living; she died Feb. 26, 1828; second wife, Ruey Hamilton, of N. Y.; married
Aug. 4, 1835; two children living.

MORGAN HERBERT, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

MORTON JAS. Geneseo; merchant; Dem; Prot; from Ohio.

MORTON S. W. Geneseo; merchant; Dem; Prot; from Ohio.

MORTON WM. Geneseo; merchant; Dem; from Ohio.

MORTON CHARLES, Geneseo; asst. cashr. First Natl. Bank; Rep; Pres.

MORRISY JNO. W. Geneseo; tinner; Dem; Cath; N.Y.

MOSES H. W. Geneseo; manufacturer of woodenware; Rep; Unit; from Maine.

MOSHER CHAS. E. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Vt.

MOSHER NAPOLEON, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

MOWRY GEO. G. Geneseo; agricultural implements and live stock; Rep; Cong; from R.I.

MUGNARD WILLIAM, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

MULLIGAN ALBERT, Geneseo; laborer; Dem.

MUNSON ALBERT S. Geneseo; carpenter; Dem; born N. Y.

MUNSON H. J. Mrs. Geneseo, born N.Y.

MUNSON MERRITT, Retired, Geneseo; born Greene Co. N. Y. Oct. 7, 1805; came to
Co. 1852; Democratic in politics; -maintains thedoctrine of individual and state sovereignty;
Humanitarian and Freethinker in religion; his wife was Harriet Rice, of N.Y. ; she died Jan.
14; 1862; second wife was Mrs. Maria S. Mathews, of Oawego Co. N.Y., married March 2,
1871. Mr. Munson was the original proprietor of the present business part of the town. The
township of Munson, Henry Co. was named after him. He formerly edited the Geneseo
Republic; it was then neutral in politics. He was the first President of Town Council; was
Justice of the Peace many years.

MUNSON SYLVINA Mrs. widow; Geneseo; Pres; Vt; house and lot.

MUNSON L. N. Geneseo; Rep; Meth; N.Y.

MURTEN N. W. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.

MURPHY JOSEPH J. Sec. 24; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; F. Bapt; from Pa.

MYERS FRED. Geneseo; tailor; Cath; from Denmark.

MYHILL EMILY A. Mrs, Geneseo; Christian; from Vt; owns house and lot.

TEARING M. Geneseo; farmer; Meth; from Germany.

NAYLOR ROBERT, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; from Ireland.

NEGUS ADELIA, Mrs. Geneseo; Bapt; from N.Y.

NEHLIG HENRY, Geneseo; railroad baggageman; Dem; Cath.

NEHLIG M. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; Cath; from Germany.

NEIS WENDER WESLEY, City Marble Works. Geneseo; born in West Salem, Wayne
Co. Ohio, March 30, 1841; came to this county in 1852; Rep; Prot; owns residence, value
$1,500; wife was Miss Minerva Merriman, born in Henry Co. Ill, Feb. 24, 1841; her parents
came to this county in 1835; married Aug. 22, 1862; has'five children, William A., Solon A.,
Ellen. Kittie F. and Chas. G.; was member of Co. I, 112 111. V. L; was prisoner eighteen
months, in Libby, Andersonville, Charleston, and Florence, S. C.



208 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

NELSON A. Mrs, widow, Geneseo; Luth; from Sweden.

NELSON CHAS. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

NELSON A. G. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot.

NETH JNO. P. Geneseo; formerly grocer; Rep; Prot; German.

NETSER JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.

NEWTON F. Geneseo; canvassing; Rep; from Wis.

NISWENDER FRANK, Sec. I; P.O. Geneseo; rents farm of S. Stough; Rep; born Henry Co.

NISWENDER L. Mrs. widow; Geneseo; Meth; born 111.

NISWENDER WM. Sec.l; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; from Pa; 160 acres.

NOURSE HENRY, Geneseo; retired mercht; Rep; Cong; from Me.

NORRIS H. N. Geneseo; laborer: Rep; Prot.

/^VBRIAN JOHN, Geneseo; teamster; Dem; Catli; from Ireland.

^^ O'BRYAN A. P. Geneseo; foreman of water-works on railroad; Rep.



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