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O'BRYAN N. Geneseo; cooper; Dem; Cath ; from Conn.

O'CONNELL PAT. Geneseo; railroad section foreman; Dem; Cath; from Ireland,

O'DAY PATRICK., Geneseo; retired farmer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

ODWELDER PHILLIP, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

O'MARA M. Geneseo; railroad laborer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

OBER C. P. Geneseo; printer; Rep; born Pa.

OBERG WILLIAM R. Sec. 3; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; from Sweden.

OFFERLE ABNER, resides with father, L. Offerle; clerk; Rep; German Evang; born 111.

OFFERLE A. F. Geneseo; shoemaker; Dem; Prot; from Pa.

OFFERLE G. J. Geneseo; boot and shoemaker; Dem; Prot; from France.

OFFERLE L. Geneseo; merchant; Rep; German Evang; from France.

OFFER LEE JNO. Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Evang; German.

OLE HENRY, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

OLFSON OLBER G. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

OLMSTEAD HENRY, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep.

OLMSTEAD DANIEL, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot.

OLMSTEAD HENRY, Geneseo; merchant; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

OLSON GUS. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

OLSON JOHN, Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

OLSON PETER, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Sweden.

ORMISTON J. C. Geneseo; wind mill manufacturer; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.

OTT ADOLPH, Geneseo; harness-maker; Rep; Evang; born in 111.

OTT A. H. Geneseo; retired merchant; Rep; Evang; born in 111.

OTT CHRISTIAN, P.O. Peoria, 111; minister German Evang; from France.

OTT EDWARD P. Geneseo; miller; Rep; Evang; born 111.

OTT JOHN, Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; German Evang; from Germany.

OTT L. Mrs. widow; Geneseo; German Evang; born in this county.

OTT M. U. Mrs. Geneseo; German Evang; from France; owns house and lot, val. $600.

OTT PHILLIP, Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Evang; from France.

OTT S. S. Geneseo; miller; Rep; Evang; born in 111.

OTT SAM'L. Geneseo; dry goods; Rep; German Evang; born 111.

OWEN RICHARD B. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in Wales.

OWEN W. H. Geneseo; retired; from N.Y.

OWENS CLAUDUS, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Irish.

"DAESSLER E. Geneseo; saloon; Dem; Luth; from Germany.

PALMER J. W. Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; Prot; from N. H.
PALMER EDWARD. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Unit; from 111.
PARKER GEO. Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; farmer.
PARKER M. P. Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; Cong; from N. H.



HENRY COUNTY: GENESEO TOWNSHIP. 209

PATTERSON WM. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.

PATTERSON JNO. W. Geneseo; laborer; Prot.

PATZER L. Geneseo; laborer; Evang; from Germany.

PAUL MARVIN K. Sec. 8; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Lib; from Conn.

PENCE H. H. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.

PERHAM I. W. Geneseo; drayman; Rep; Prot; from Vt.

PERRY CHARLES, Geneseo; propr. of coal mines; Rep; Cong; Mass.

PERRY ALFRED, Geneseo; retired; from Mass; came to state 1836.

PEKRIN H. A. Sec. 17; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Univ; from Mass; 75 acres.

PERSONS NATHANIEL, Geneseo; Rep; from Mass. 1820.

PETERSON ANDREW, Sec. 14; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Sweden; 64 acres.

PETERSEN AUGUST, farmer, for Weston; born in Sweden.

PETERSON GUST. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Sweden.

PETERSON INGLEBAR Mrs. widow, Sec. n; P.O. Geneseo; Luth; from Sweden; 18 aces.

PETERSON JOHN, Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; rents farm of his brother; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

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

PETERSON JOHN R. Sec. II; P.O. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 8 acres.

PETERSON JONAS, Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; Luth; Sweden.

PETERSON NELS, Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

PETERSON WILLIAM, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; 'from Sweden.

PETHERBRIDGE GEO. Geneseo; teamster; Rep; Prot; from England.

PETTIS IRVING S. Geneseo; school teacher; Rep; Pres; from N. Y.

PH1LBROOK CHAS. Sec. 35; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong; from Maine; 62 ac. $1,430.

PHILBROOK FRANCIS T., P.O. Geneseo; farmer, lives with father; Rep; Cong; from Mich.

PHILLIPPO GEO. W. Geneseo; printer; Dem; born England.

PHILLIPS J. T. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

PIEL GUS. Geneseo; cigar maker; Rep; from Sweden.

PIERCE J. T. Rev. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Cong; from Mass.

PLATT JOS. Geneseo; laborer; Prot.

PLUM NATHANIEL, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep.

POMEROY ENOS, Geneseo; physician; Rep; Cong; from N. Y.

POMEROY STEPHEN C. Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born Ohio; 83 acres.

POMEROY JNO. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong.

POMEROY FRED. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong.

POPE L. C. Geneseo; wagon maker; Rep; Meth.

PORTEL HENRY, Geneseo; barber; Dem; from Germany.

PORTER GILES, Geneseo; Dem; from Ohio.

PORTER H. D. Geneseo; printer in Republic office; Rep; Prot; born in 111.

PORTER IRA, Geneseo; retired; Rep; from N. Y.

PORTER H. Geneseo; barber; Dem; Prot; from Germany.

POSTEL HENRY, Geneseo; barber; Dem; German.

POWELL FRANCIS M. Geneseo; lumber dealer; Rep; Bapt; born 111.

POWERS E. P. Geneseo; painter; Rep; Prot.

PRATT WILLIAM, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand.

PRIEBE WM. Geneseo; carpenter; Luth; from Germany.

QUINN JAMES, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot; from N. Y.
QUICK T. H. Sec. 32; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Meth; born in New Jersey; 24 ac.
QUINN MICHAEL, Geneseo; dry goods mercht; Dem; Cath; Iowa.

ID AADER L. Geneseo; shoemaker: Rep; Luth; from Germany.

RADER DEDLIF, Geneseo; laborer; born in Germany.
RADER J. T. P.O. Geneseo; farmer.
RAHN GUST. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.



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RAHN DAVID, Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

RAMSEY ALLEN J. Geneseo; grocer; Rep; born N. H.

RAMSEY JAMES, Geneseo; grocer; Rep; Meth; from X. H.

RAPP A. J. Geneseo; trader; Rep; Meth; born in this Co.

RAPP J. D. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Prot; born in this Co.

RAPP JOHN, Sen. Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Ger. Evang; from Germany.

RAPP JOHN, Jr. Geneseo; retired merchant; Kep; Prot; from Pa.

RAPP JACOB, Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Evang; from France.

RAPP PHILLIP, Geneseo; trader; Rep; Meth.

RASER ADAM H. City Marble Works, Geneseo; born in West Salem, Wayne Co. Ohio.
Aug. 7, 1839; came to this county in 1852; Rep; Prot; owns house and two acre lot, value
$2,500; was in the army in Co. K, H2th Reg. I. V. I.; served three years; wife was Miss
Catherine A. Fries, born Jan. 4, 1843, in Wayne Co. Ohio; married March 22, 1864; has five
children living, one dead; Bertie A., Florance A., Lula, Ada and Jasin.

RASER GEO. Geneseo; retired merchant; Rep; Meth; from Pa.

RASER GEO. W. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Meth; from Ohio.

RASER J. S. Geneseo; clevk; Rep; Meth; from Ohio.

RASER JOHN, Geneseo; railroad conductor; Rep; born Ohio.

RASER W. W. Geneseo; merchant; Kep; Meth; from Ohio.

RATHMANN MARTIN, Geneseo; teamster; Dem; Prot; from'Germany.

REBUNG JNO. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

REDFELDT AUG. Geneseo; shoemaker; Evang; from Germany.

REED NEWTON, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; from Conn.

REHBEIN FRED. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Evang; from Germany.

REHER GEO. Geneseo; R. R. laborer; Luth; from Germany.

REHERD J. K.., P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Pres; from Va; 160 acres, value $9,600.

REHARD JNO. Geneseo; laborer.

REINOEHL THEODORE K.. Geneseo; tinner; Kep; born Pa.

REMMELL GEORGE, Geneseo; retired; Dem; from Ohio.

REMMINGTON W. A. Geneseo; bookkeeper at Stock Yards; Rep; Epis.

RENSHAW JAS. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; born 111.

RESSER J. Q. Geneseo; river pilot; Dem; Luth; from Pa.

RESSER M. W. Geneseo; hotel; Dem; Prot; from Pa

RESSER PHILLIP T., P.O. Geneseo; farmer with J. Dashem; Rep; from Pa.

RICE DANIEL, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.

RICHARDS GEORGE, Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Pres; from Vt; 160 acres, $9,000.

RICHARDSON LOUISA Mrs. Geneseo; born in N. Y.

RICHMOND JOS. Geneseo; nurseryman; Rep; Cong; from Mass.

RICHMOND EDWIN A. Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; nurseryman; Rep; born in Mass.

RICHMOND FRANCIS C. Geneseo; lives with father. I. Richmond; Rep; born in 111.

RICHMOND ISAIAH, Geneseo; nursery; Rep; Cong; from Ma<s.

RICH DEXTER, Geneseo; lumberman; Dem; Epis; from Pa.

RICKEL JEREMIAH H. Geneseo; drayman; Rep; from Ohio.

RIDER WILSON J. Sec. 27; Geneseo: farmer; Ind; born in New York; So acres, $4,800.

RIEG CAROLINE Mrs. widow; Evang; from Germany; owns house and lot.

RIEGER FRED.. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Meth; from Germany.

RILEY CHARLES, Geneseo; Teacher; born Knox Co. 111. Feb. 10, 1848; came to county
1873; Dem; owns residence; wife was Hattie Dickinson, born Utica, N.Y., Nov. i, 1851;
married April 6, 1873; has one child, Helen A.

RISTAU I. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

RITTINGER WM. J. Geneseo; grocer; Ind; Luth; from Germany.

ROBERTS DANIEL, Geneseo; retired farmer; Dem; from Ohio.

ROBERTS JOHN, Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Meth; from Pa; owns house and lot.

ROBERTS J. S. Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; from Wales.

ROBERTS H. E. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot.



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ROCKWELL J. C. Ganeseo; hardware merchant; Rep; from N. H.

ROCKWELL JOHN, Sec. 27; P.O. Geneseo; Ind; born in Vermont; 172 acres, $70 per acre.

KOEDER LOUIS Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

ROHWEDER TIMM. Geneseo; cooper; Ind; Prot; from Germany.

ROLAND JOHN, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with J. F. Smith; Rep; from Will Co.

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

ROONEY THOS. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

ROOT A. M. Geneseo; grain dealer; Rep; from N.Y.

ROSENFIELD M. Geneseo; clerk; Ind; born Germany.

ROSENSTONE N. P. Geneseo; mnfr. boots and shoes; Rep; from Sweden.

ROUT W. C. Sec. 34; P. O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Epis; born in Eng; 160 acres.

ROWEHDEN TIM. Geneseo; cooper; Rep; from Germany.

RUBECK AUGUST, Sec. 17; P.O. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

RUBECK P. A. Geneseo; laborer; Prot; Swede.

RUGGLES I. D. Geneseo; foundry; Rep; born in Mass.

RUGGLES EDWIN A. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Cong.

RUMMELL M'. Geneseo; music dealer; Ind; from Ohio.

RUMMEL GEO. P.O. Geneseo; retired farmer; Dem; Prot.

RUSSELL S. Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; from Maine.

RUXTON JAMES R. Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer with W. Ruxton; Dem; Pres; Scotland.

RUXTON ROBERT S. Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer with W. Ruxton; Dem; Pres; Scotland.

RUXTON WM. Sr. Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for Mrs. Spencer; Pres; born in Scotland.

KUXTON WM. Jr. Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer with W. Ruxton; Dem; Pres; Scotland.

RYAN DANIEL, Geneseo; harness-maker; Dem; Cath; from 111.

C AFFORD W. H. Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Pres; born in N.Y.; 56 acres.

"^ SAGE JOHN, Geneseo: laborer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

SAFSTROM ADOLPH, Geneseo; Dem.

SALEM CATHARINE, Sec. 25; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Cath; 148 acres, $5,000.

SALTO HENRY, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

SALTO JNO. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

SANBORN A. Geheseo; laborer; Rep.

SANDGRER CHARLES, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand.

SANFORD C. W. Geneseo; lives with his father; Rep; Cong.

SANFORD WHITFIELD, Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; banker; Rep; Cong; from N.Y; 80 acres.

SANTEE THOS. Geneseo; retired farmer; Dem; Prot; from Pa.

SARGENT A. F. Geneseo; Carriage Maker; born in N. H. 1850; wife was Vienna T.

Huson, born in Ohio, March 2, 1855; married Jan. 28, 1862; has one child, Edna B.
SARG-ENT D. F. Geneseo; blacksmith; born Merrimac Co. N. H. May 23, 1825; came to

county in 1853; Rep; Meth; wife was A. E. Dunning, born Addison Co. Vt. June, 1842;

has seven children, three by first wife.

SAUNDERS E. A. Geneseo; brickmaker; Rep; from Mass.
SAWYER JOSEPH A. Geneseo; born in New Hampshire, April 10, 1812; emigrated

to Illinois in 1834 as a member of the Tremont Colony; has followed the mercantile business

nearly all his life; moved to Hampton. Rock Island Co. in 1839, to Dayton, Henry Co.

March, 1850. and to Geneseo in 1861; married Martha Richmond in 1835. wno died m I &3')-

second wife, Lucy A. Wells, in 1850, who was among the earliest settlers in Henry Co.

having removed from St. Lawrence Co. N. Y. in 1836; has had four children by first wife,

all living; five by second wife, three living.

SCHINDLER , Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; laborer for G. Geiser; born Germany.

SCHILENT WM. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

SCHILKY GOTLEIR, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot; German.

SCHLINSON EARNEST, Sec. 35; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for B. Ward; born Germany.

SCHMIDT HENRY, Geneseo; carpenter; Luth; from Germany.

SCHMIDT EQUITY, Geneseo; laborer; German.

SCHMIEDT R. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; Prot; from Pa.



212 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

SCHMITZ JNO. H. P.O. Geneseo; farm hand; Rep.

SCHMOLL CHAS. Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; laborer for G. Geiser; Dem; born Germany.
SCHNABELE LAWRENCE, Sec. 8; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; from Germany.
SCHNABELE P. S. Geneseo; Merchant Tailor and Clothier; born in Germany, Dec. 24,

1835; come to state 1841; came to county 1860; Rep; belongs to Evangelical Association;

wife was Amelia Willman, born in Prussia, Oct. 22, 1843; married Oct. II, 1862; has six

children, Jennie A. Ada M. Carrie M.Jerome P. Lenora F. and Presilla L.; has been Notary

Public.

SCHNABELE PHILLIP, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Prot; Germany.
SCHRADTLING WILLIAM, Geneseo; gardener; Dem.
SCHUCK I. J. Geneseo; grocer; Ind; Prot; born 111.
SCHULENDORF JOHN, Geneseo; Rep; from Germany.
SCHULKE G. Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.
SCHUH MICHAEL, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot.
SCHUREMAN J. F. Geneseo; peddler; Repr Prot.
SCHUMAKER JACOB, Geneseo; laborer.

SCHWARCK CHAS. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Bapt; from Germany.
SEARL AMBROSE, Geneseo; dealer in pumps; Rep; born in 111.
SEARLS MARY Mrs. Geneseo; Meth.
SEDGLEY LiEVI, Geneseo; retired from business; i orn in York Co. Me. Oct. 18, 1812;

came to this county 1855; Rep; wife was Martha Johnson, born April 14, 1812; died Feb.

20, 1872; second wife was Serena B. Foss, born April I, 1828, in York Co. Me.; married

Nov. 3, 1874; has three children by first marriage.
SEDGLEY A. A. Geneseo; conductor R. R.; Rep; Unit.
SEDGLEY BEN. L. Geneseo; clerk R.R. depot; Rep; Unit.

SEFSTROM ADOLPH, Sec. I; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 20 acres.
SEIBEL WM. Geneseo; saloon; Dem; Prot; from Germany.
SEIBEL WM. Geneseo; bakery; Dem; from Germany.

SELNER DANIEL, Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; United Breth; born Pa; 80 acres.
SENGEWALD FRED. Geneseo; tailor; Rep; from Germany.
SHAFER GEO. Geneseo; cooper; Rep; Prot.
SHALE G. L. Geneseo; druggist; Rep; Prot; from Ohio,

SHAUP SOLOMON, Sec. 5; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Pa; 80 acres.
SHAW BARTON, Geneseo; Rep; Bapt; from Vt.
SHAW GEO. W. Geneseo; Attorney at Law; born in Providence, Rhode Island, Dec. 6,

1831; came to county 1857; Rep; wife was Lucy Andrews, born Aug. 3, 1832, in Hartford,

Conn ; married May I, 1855; has five children.
SHAW J. L. Geneseo; physician; Rep; Unit; from R. I.

SHELLHAMMER DANIEL, Sec. 15; P.O. Geneseo; stage-driver; Rep; from Pa.
SHEPARD R. L. Geneseo; stock dealer; Rep; from N.Y.
SHEPPARD WM. M. Geneseo; mason; Rep; Epis; from Eng.
SHERIFF SAML. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Meth; from Pa.
SHNISTZ HENRY, Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Luth; from Germany.
SHOEMAKER JACOB, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Trot; from Germany.
SHOUP SOLOMON, Geneseo; laborer; Germany.
SHUCK JACOB, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Evang; Germany.
SHULTZ ADOLPH, Sec. 13; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; from Germany; 80 acres.
SICKLER ALBERT, Geneseo; butcher; Dem; Cath; born in Germany.
SIMKINS J.AS. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; from Ohio.

SIMMONS BENJ. Geneseo; engineer for McBroom & Wilson; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.
SIMMONS CHARLES, Geneseo; laborer; Rep.

SINGLEMAN GEORGE E. Geneseo; retired manf; Ind; from Germany.
SKOLD C. N. Geneseo; laborer; Dem:

SMALL HENRY, Geneseo; shoemaker; Luth; from Germany.
SMALL WM. F. Geneseo; mason; Rep; Pres; from Pa.
SMITH A. M. laborer for W. J. Smith; Rep; Prot; born in III.




Capt. R. HARRINGTON,
Geneseo.



HENRY COUNTY : GENESEO TOWNSHIP. 215

SMITH CHAUNCEY, Geneseo; retired; Rep; from Vt.

SMITH CHARLES B. Farmer and Stock Feeder, Sec. 10; P.O. Geneseo; born in Prussia,
May 22, 1833; came to Allegany Co. Md. in i8 c o, and to this county in 1866; Ind; Rep;
owns 640 acres of land, valued at $40,000; wife was Martha E. Warfield, horn in Carrol Co.
Md. Aug. 28, 1833; married Oct. 20. 1853; has six children.

SMITH D. L. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Cong; from Canada.

SMITH FREDERICK, Sec. 15; P.O. Geneseo; rents the M. F. Stimson farm; Dem; Luth.

SMITH HENRY, Sec. 5; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from England.

SMITH JOHN F. Sec. 13; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Kane Co. Ill; 192 acres.

SMITH JOHN H. Farmer and Stock Feeder, Sec. 16; P.O. Geneseo; born in Prussia,
Nov. 17, 1820; came to Somerset Co. Pa. in 1841, and to this county in 1852; Ind. Dem;
Kvang; owns 640 acres of land, valued at $40,000; wife was Anna Meais, born in Alleghany
Co. Pa. Nov. 5, 1826; married Nov. 24, 1849; has four children, Anna Elizabeth, Nancy,
Mary Ellen, and John H., Jr.

SMITH J. S. Geneseo; Painter and Broom Maker; born Franklin Co. Vt. Dec. 13, 1842;
came to Co. 1856; Rep; Bapt; wife was Sophia E. Hawley, born in Ohio, 1842; married Feb.
20, 1861; has three children.

SMITH JOHN T. Geneseo; finisher; Ind; Cath; from Canada.

SMITH NATHANIEL, Rev. Geneseo; Rep; Cong; from Vt.

SMITH NATHAN S. Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Meth; born in Ohio; 60 ac. $5,000.

SMITH RODNEY R. Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Bapt; 15 acres.

SMITH W. A. Geneseo; student of law and stenographer; Rep; born 111.

SMITH WILLIAM, Geneseo; attorney at law; Rep; born in Palmer, Mass.

SMITH WM. <T. Veterinary Surgeon, Geneseo; born in Jefferson Co. Tenn. May 31, 1820;
moved to Joliet, 111. in 1835, and to this county in 1866; Rep; Meth; studied and practiced
Veterinary Surgery in Joliet about twelve years; in 1848 joined R. R. Conference of the M. E.
Church; was in active work eighteen years; in 1866 ook a superannuated relation and settled
in Galva; removed to Kansas in 1871; returned to this town in 1875; married Miss Lydia
Harrington at Joliet, 111. June 19, 1845; has three sons and three daughters.

SMOLL HENRY, Geneseo; laborer on R.R.; Dem.

SMOLL CHARLES, Geneseo; laborer on R.R.; Dem,

SNIFF P. H. Geneseo; miller; Ind; from Pa.

SNOW LYMAN, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Cong; from Mass; came to Co. 1840.

SOMMERS F. Geneseo; teamster; Rep; Evang; from Germany.

SPAFFORD SAMUEL, Geneseo; cattle dealer; Rep; born X.Y.

SPENCER Mrs. widow; P.O. Geneseo; Meth; from Vt.

SPRECKER JOHN, Sec. 15; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; Luth; from Germany.

SPRAKEN JNO. Geneseo; laborer; Dem.

STAFFORD I. A. Geneseo; engineer; Prot; from N.Y

STAFFORD JOS. F. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

STAFFORD ISAAC, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Prot.

STAFFORD W. H. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Prot.

STAFFORD F. B. Geneseo; R.R. employe; Dem; Prot.

STAHL CHAS. F. Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; Luth; from Germany; 170 ac. $8,500.

STAHL HENRY J., P.O. Geneseo; lives with father, C. F. Stahl; Ind; Luth; born Geneseo Tp.

STALEEN P. A. Geneseo; dealer in boots and shoes; Rep; Unit; from Sweden.

STAMBERGER GEO. Geneseo; farmer; Evang; from Germany.

STAMM MARTIN, Geneseo; minister Evang. Assoc; Rep; from Switzerland.

STAMM GEO. J. Geneseo; Dem; German.

STATES T. K. Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in N.Y.; 80 acres, $7,000.

STEAD A. J. Rev. Geneseo; Rep; Pres; from Pa.

STEADMAN L. M. Mrs. widow; Geneseo; Prot; from Ohio.

STEELE R. F, Geneseo; Real Estate Dealer and Insurance Agent; born in Hillsborough
Co. N. H., Jan. 10, 1831; came to county 1857; Re P! wife was Anna E. Hardy, born in same
county, May, 1833; has one child, Abbie F.; Mr. Steele is serving his third term as Mayor of
the City of Geneseo; was Commissary Sergeant in H2th I.V. I.; has been Justice of the Peace
eight years; was Postmaster two years.

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216 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

STEERE JOB, Geneseo; building mover; Dem; Prot; from R. I.

STEERK W. S. P.O. Geneseo; tinner; Rep; Prot; from R. T.

STEFFEN HENRY, Geneseo; laborer; from Germany.

STEIN FRED. Geneseo; Watchmaker and Jeweler, also Dealer in Sewing Machines; born
in Germany, June 20, 1841; came to county 1860; Ind; wife was Mary Zimmerman, born in
Germany 1845; married Sept. 5, 1867; has four children; was in army four years.

STEIN SAMUEL, Geneseo; saloon; Dem; from Germany.

STEBZER CHARLES, Sec. I; P.O. Geneseo; rents farm of S. Stough; Dem; from Germany.

STEPHENSON STEPH. Sec. 17; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

STEWART E. M. Geneseo; lumber dealer; Ind. Rep; Cong; from N.Y.

STEWART I. N. Geneseo; grocer; Rep; Cong; from N.Y.

STEWART J. P. Geneseo; cashier of Farmers' National Bank; Rep; from N.Y.

STEWART MARGARET Mrs. Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; from Pa; 160 acres.

STEWART RICHARD, Geneseo; stonecutter; Rep; Meth; from England.

STEWART WM. Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Penn.

STEWART W. J. lives with father, E. M. Stewart; Rep; Cong; born 111.

STIEBEL HENRY, Clothing Merchant, Geneseo; born in Germany, Sept. II, 1838;
came to this country in 1854, and to this county in 1865; Dem; Israelite ; owns house and
lot, value $2,500; married Miss Jennie May at Cincinnati, Ohio, March 16, 1870; she was
born in Germany, Sept. 15, 1851; has two children, Julia, born Jan. n, 1871, and David,
born Feb. 27, 1873, both in this town.

STILES JAMES, Geneseo; Rep; born in New Jersey.

STILZ GOTTLIEB, Sec. 28; P.O Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Luth; born Germany; 81 acres.

STILES SAML. Geneseo; peddler; Rep; Meth; from N. J.

STILES RUFUS H. Geneseo; canvasser; Rep; Prot.

STIMSON LIBERTY, Farmer, Sec. 15; P.O. Geneseo; born in Middlesex Co. Mass.
Feb. 9, 1807; came to Bureau Co. in 1836, and to this county in 1837; Dem; owns 181 acres
of land, valued at $1 1,000; first wife was Leah Clark, of Bureau Co; second wife was
Remembrance Evans; third wife was Hannah E. Evans, born in Washington Co. July 4,
1826; married Feb. 12, 1869.

STOKES C. W. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Minn,

STOKES JNO. W. P.O. Geoeseo; farm hand; Dem.

STOUGH JONAS, Geneseo; gardener; Rep; Christian; born in Penn.

STROM B. S. Mrs. widow, Geneseo; carpet weaver; Meth, from Sweden.

STROUSE SAML. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.

STUKEE CHARLES, Geneseo; brickmaker; Dem; Cath; from Germany.

STUKEE HENRY, Geneseo; blacksmith; Dem; Cath; from Germany.

STURMAN LEWIS C. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; from Ohio.

SWANSEN ANDREW, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Meth; from Sweden.

SWEENEY J. M. Geneseo; furniture dealer; Rep; Meth; from Vt.

SWENEY C. E. Geneseo; livery stable; Dem; from Ohio.

SWENEY PAUL A. Geneseo; livery stable; Dem; from Ohio.

SWANK JNO. Geneseo; laborer.

'"TAYLOR J. W. Mrs. owns residence; Cong.

TAMME L. Geneseo; tailor; Luth; from Germany.
TAMME FRED. Geneseo; cigar-maker; Ind; Luth; from Pa.
TAYLOR A. Geneseo; retired; Dem; from Vt.
TAYLOR P. H. Geneseo; grocer; Rep; Cong; born in Vt.
TAYLOR E. Geneseo.

TAYLOR THOMAS, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.
TEE ALBERT, Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Prot; born in 111.
TELL WM. Geneseo; trapper; Dem; Luth; from Germany.
TETTER PHILIP, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; born Illinois.
THAYER C. L. Geneseo; telegraph operator; Dem; Prot; from N.Y.
THAYER WARREN, Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Prot; from Mass.



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THOMAS JAMES, Geneseo; hostler; Dem.

THOMAS H. Geneseo; butter and eggs dealer; Rep; Cong; from Me.

THOMAS JOEL A. Geneseo; Painter; born in Henry Co. Ill, Jan. 12, 1844; Rep; Meth;

wife was A^jnes Harrington, born June 26, 1853; married Sept. I, 1870; has two children;

was in army; Mr. Thomas does all kinds of house, sign and carriage painting.
THOMAS WALTER, Geneseo; toy store; from N.Y.
THOMPSON H. L. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Cong; from N.Y.

THOMPSON WM. H. Sec. 12; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ireland; 160 acres.
THOMPSON PHILANDER, Geneseo; warehouse laborer; Rep; Meth.
THOMPSON W. H. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Prot.
THORN WM. Geneseo; retired; Rep.
TIFT FRANK R. Geneseo; blacksmith;. Rep; from Ohio.
TILLEMANN E. Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; Cath; from Belgium.
TILTON J. C. Geneseo; mnfr. of jewelry; Rep; from N. H,
TILTON N. G. Geneseo; picture frame dealer; Rep; from N. H.
TILTON S. A. Mrs. Geneseo; from N. H.

TIMMERMAN FRANKLIN P. P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with W. Young; Ind; from N.Y.
TITUS JOHN, Geneseo; blacksmith; Dem; Cath; from Germany.
TOLINE CHARLES, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Swede.
TOPPING WM. J. Geneseo; farmer; born Canada.
TORNOW J. G. Geneseo; laborer; Dem.
TORANCE A. M. Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Cath.
TOWERS J. F. Geneseo; works on railroad; Dem; from Canada.
TOWNLEY ROBERT F. Wagon and Carriage Manufacturer, Geneseo; born in Wayne

Co. Mich. July 12, 1838; came to this county in 1838; Rep; Lib; owns residence and other

real estate, value $3,000; was private in Co. H, igth Regiment I. V. I. (Chicago Zouaves);

married Miss Mary Santee in this county. April 6, i87C; she is a native of Pa; has one



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