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son, Arthur A. born in this town April 27, 1874.
TOWSLEE S. C. Geneseo; salesman; Rep; born in Ohio.
TUFTS JOHN, Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Me.
TUFTS J. C. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Cong.
TURNER GEO. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep.
TUTTLE O. A. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; from N.Y.
TUTTLE DANIEL, Geneseo; retired; Rep; Meth.
TWIGG ROBERT, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; 80 acres.



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NBIN JACOB, laborer; Dem; I.uth; from Germany.



WAN ORSDALL JOHN, Sec. i; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; U. Breth; from Ohio; 60 acres.
VERECKE JOHN, Geneseo; R.R. shop; Dem; Cath; from Holland.

VANSICKLE ED. P.O. Geneseo; farm laborer; Rep; Prot.

VAN" VALKENBURG E. P. Geneseo; Merchant; born in Herkimer Co. N. Y. July
3, 1832; Rep; Cong; wife was Lucy A. Smith, born Herkimer Co. N.Y. Feb. 13, 1834; mar-
ried March 18, 1856; has six children, Minnie A. Edward P. William S. Fannie H., J.
Weber, Louisa M.

VAN WINKLE ADRIAN, Shipper of Hay and Straw, Geneseo; born in Essex Co. N.
Y. July 17, 1809; came to Franklin Co. 111. in 1821. and to this county in 1837; Rep; owns
town property valued at $6,000; wife was Margery Taylor, born in Champaign Co. Ohio, July
31, 1816; married Nov. i, 1837; has four children.

VOSS PATRICK, Sec. 7; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

VOGLE JNO. A. Geneseo; laborer; Rep; German.

VX7AEIS ANDREW, Geneseo; laborer; Luth; from Germany.

WAGGONER HENRY, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with J. Waggoner; from Germany.
WAGGONER JOHN, Sec. 14; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; from Germany; 80 acres.
WAHL FRED, Geneseo; blacksmith; Luth; from Germany.



218 VOTERS AKD TAXPAYERS OF

WAIT GEORGE E. Judge, Geneseo; Attorney-at-Law; born in Windham Co. Vt.;
came to this county 1855; Rep; married Hattie N. Wells, of Conn. May 9, 1859; has three
daughters, Hattie M. Laura N. and Ruth; Judge Wait graduated at Wesleyan University,
Conn. Class of '54; was elected first Mayor of Geneseo, was re-elected; held the office of
County Judge for six years; he also was commissioned Collector by Governor Yates early in
1864; he was a member of the Constitutional Convention that framed the Constitution of
1870; has been member State Central Committee; went to Springfield and procured the
charter of Geneseo.

WAITE O. C. Mrs. Geneseo; Cong; from N. Y.

WALDO S. H. Geneseo; teacher ol Geneseo select school; Rep; Pres; from Conn.

WALKER GEO. miller for Ott Bros; Rep; Prot; from England.

WALIN Mrs. Geneseo; Luth; from Sweden.

WALSTON CHARLES, Geneseo; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

WALTZ MAT. Geneseo; carpenter; Ind; Evang; from Germany.

WARD M. M. Mrs. Geneseo; Cong; from Ohio.

WARD P. S. Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Cong; from Conn.

WARD THOS Sec. 18; P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with J. Harper; from Eng.

WARE JOEL. P.O. Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; Cong; from N. H.; owns 20 ac; val. $2,000.

WARNER JOHN, Geneseo; carpenter; Evang; from Canada.

WARRANT MICHAEL, Geneseo; laborer; Cath; Ireland.

WARREN JAMES, Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

WARREN WM. P.O. Geneseo; carpenter; Pres; from Eng; 3 acres, $1,300.

WATERMAN LEVI, Geneseo; clothier and brewer; Dem; from Germany.

WAUBEIN ROBERT, P.O. Geneseo; farm laborer.

WAY E. M. Geneseo; soap factory; Rep; Meth; from Conn.

WEBB SAMUEL, Geneseo; coml. trav; Rep; Cong; from Me.

WEDIN S. A. Geneseo; shoemaker; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

WEEKS JOS. Geneseo; laborer; Cath; German.

WEGREEN JOHN, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

WEGREN JOHN, Geneseo; blacksmith; from Sweden.

WEIGANT GEO. Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Luth; born in Germany; So acres,

WEIMER ISRAEL, P.O. Geneseo; farmer: with Wm. Weimer; Dem; from Pa.

WEIMER SAMUEL, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem.

WEIMER WILLIAM, Farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Geneseo; born in Westmoreland Co. Pa.
May 29, 1837; came to this county in 1852; Dem; U. Breth; owns 510 acres of land, valued
at $16,000; wife was Susanna Heller, born in Loraine Tp. Henry Co. April 24, 1844; mar-
ried Oct. 30, 1862; has seven children.

WEINREICH B. Mrs. widow; Geneseo; Luth; from Germany.

WEINRICH WILLIAM, Farmer; Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; born in Germany March 7,
1828; came to this county in 1855; Rep; Meth; owns 160 acres of land; married Gustina
Kipping in 1852; she was born in Germany Dec. 19, 1830; ten children; nine living, viz.:
Emma, born Nov. 23, 1852; Clara, March 7, 1858; Christina, March 10, 1860; Frederick,
June 15, 1862; William, Nov. 4, 1864; Matilda, July 3, 1867; Edward, May 20, 1869; Char-
ley, Nov. 14, 1871; and Herman, Sept. II, 1875, all barn in Illinois except Emma, who was
born in St. Louis, Mo.

WEISE PETER, Geneseo; laborer; Cath; German.

WEITZ CONRAD, Geneseo, carpenter; Rep; Luth; from Germany.

WELCH FRANK, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand; Rep.

WELLS GEO. S. Geneseo; Retired Farmer; born in Windham Co. Vt. Oct. 27, 1834;
came to this county 1855; Rep; married Ellen P. Stewart, of Livingston Co. N. Y. Oct. 4,
1859; she was born Feb. 29, 1840; has one child, Fred Bertie, born Nov. 22, 1872. Mr.
Wells is son of Governor John S. Wells, of N. H. who was U. S. Senator during Pierce's
administration.

WELLS GEO. V. Geneseo; photographer; Dem; from Mo.

AVELLS I. R. Gsneseo; Physician and Surgeon; born in GallatinCo. 111. Feb. 18, 1820; came
to this county in 1850; Dem; wife was Jane Graham, of N. Y.; married July, 1858; has four
children by first wife. Dr. Wells was supervisor in 1857 and 1858- has also been president of
School Board for four years; he was presid;nt of Iowa .ind Northern 111. Medical Associa-
tion in 1872. The Ur, i a graduate of the University of N. Y



HENRY COUNTY: GENESEO TOWNSHIP. 219

WELL EDWARD, Geneseo; laborer; Dem; Luth; from Germany.

WELLS GEO. Geneseo; retired merchant; Rep; born in Mass.

WELLS J. E. Geneseo; druggist; Dem; born 111.

WELLS R. J. Geneseo; insurance agent; Rep; Cong; born 111.

WELTON M. Geneseo; fireman; Rep; Epis.

WELTON MARVIN, P.O. Geneseo; laborer.

WEST GEO. W. Geneseo; farmer and stock dealer; Rep; from N. Y.

WESTERBLO ANDREW, Sec. 5; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Meth; from Sweden.

WESTERBLO AUGUST, P.O. Geneseo; with Andrew Westerblo; Rep; from Sweden.

\VESTERGREN CHARLES, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Luth; from Sweden.

WESTON A. A. Geneseo; born Me.

WESTON FRANK, Geneseo; Rep; from 111.

WESTON THOMAS, Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born Pa.

WHEATON GEO. M. Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; from N. Y.

WHEELER E. P. Geneseo; jeweler; Ind; from N. Y.

WHITCOMB WILLIAM, Geneseo; Rep; from Vt.

WHITE ALBERT H. Geneseo; tinner; Rep; Prot; from N. Y.

WHITE 15. Geneseo; mason; Rep; from Conn.

WHITE HENRY, Geneseo; hunter; Rep; Epis; born Eng.

WHITE HENRY, Geneseo; laborer; Dem.

WHITNEY JACKSON, Geneseo; constable; Dem; born N, Y.

WICKS JOSEPH, Sec. 19; P.O. Geneseo; lab. for G. Grain; Rep; born N. Y. city.

WIDDERQUIST LUDWIG, P.O. Geneseo; farmer.

WIDENHIFT HERMAN, P.O. Geneseo, farm hand with J. H. Smith; Evang; from Germany

WIDENHOEFT JULIUS. Geneseo; tailor; from Germany.

WIDEN HOFT MATES, Geneseo; Luth; from Germany.

WIDNER ABEL, P.O. Geneseo; works farm for R. A. Jenkins; Dem. Meth; from Iowa.

WIEDENHOEFT G. M. Geneseo; from Germany.

WIENEKE CHRIST, Geneseo; laborer; German.

W1GAN GEO. P.O. Geneseo; retired farmer; Luth; from Germany.

WIGAND A. P.O. Geneseo; farm laborer.

WIGREAN ANDREW J. Geneseo; laborer; from Sweden.

WILCOX GEO. A. Geneseo; lives with his father; Rep; Cong.

WILCOX ROYAL M. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong.

WILDMAN FRANK, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; born in Ohio.

WILL FRANK, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Pres; born in Virginia.

WILL EDWARD, Geneseo; carpenter; Rep.

WILLS JNO. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot.

WILLS T. J. Geneseo; carpenter; Rep; Prot.

WILLIAMS F. M., P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Cong.

WILLIAMS H. C. Geneseo; laborer; Rep.

WILSON ABNER, Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Meth; born N.J.; 240 acres.

WILSON GEORGE, Sec. 32; P.O. Geneseo; farmer with W. Wilson; Rep; born in N.J.

WILSON GEORGE, Geneseo; banker; Rep; N.Y.

WILSON HIRAM, Geneseo; banker; Rep; from N.Y.

WILSON I. N. Geneseo; grain dealer, firm of McB. & W.; Rep; Pres; from N.Y.

WILSOX JOSEPH W. Farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; born in New Jersey, July 10,
1846; came to this county in 1861; Rep; Meth; owns 80 acres of land, valued at $4,800;
wife was Georgie L. Wood, born in Vermont. July 8, 1848; married Sept. 9, 1867; two chil-
dren, Cora and Minnie both living.

WILSON WILLIAM, Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Geneseo; born in New Jersey, July 5, 1816;
came to this county in 1861; Rep; Pre.s; owns So acres of land, valued at $6,000; wife was
Charlocte Martmdale, born in New Jersey, Feb. 16, 1817; married June II, 1842; four chil-
dren, all now living.

WINDISCH WM. Geneseo; shoemaker; Dem; Luth; from Germany.



220 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

WINTISCH HENRY, Geneseo; saloon; Dem; Prot; from Germany.

WITHROW AMARIAH, P.O.-Geneseo; with Wm. Winthrow; Rep; born Henry Co.

WITHROW JOHN M., P.O. Geneseo; farmer with Wm. Withrow; Rep; born Henry Co.

WITHROW SOLON J. Geneseo; clerk; Rep; Meth; born in Henry Co.

WITHROW WILLIAM, Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Geneseo; born in White Co. 111. Nov.

2, 1823; came to this county in 1846; Rep; Meth ; owns five acres of land, valued at $1,500;

served two years in the army, in the War of the Rebellion; wife was S. Caroline May, born

in White Co. 111. July 5, 1817; married March 21, 1847; has five children.
WITTICH JNO. H. P.O. Geneseo; farm laborer; Dem; German.
WOLCOTT M. F. Geneseo; mercht. at Briar Bluff; Rep; Cong.
WOLCOTT HOMER, Geneseo; retired farmer; Rep; born Mass.
WOLF JACOB, Sec. 16; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; from Germany.
WOOD A. Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for E. Farwell; Rep; born in N.Y.
WOOD ALBERT, P.O. Geneseo; with R. M. Deming; Rep; from Ohio.
WOOD E. A. Geneseo; stock dealer; born in Windsor Co. Vt. Sept. 24, 1823; came to this

county in 1858; wife was Eliza A. Davis, born in Windsor Co. Vt. Feb. 2, 1830; married in

November, 1850; has two children, Flora M. and Harry E.
WOOD F. L. P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Prot.
WOOD HENRY, P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Prot.
WOODRUFF Mrs. Geneseo; Cong; from Ohio.
WOODRUFF G. C. Rev. Geneseo; pastor of Meth. Church at Annawan; born in Essex

Co. N.Y. Dec. 16, 1807; came to county in 1855; Rep; wife was Pauline Danforth, born in

Franklin Co. N.Y. March 7, 1813; married in August, 1832; has three children living;

buried two; has been Presiding Elder eight years; has preached forty-eight years.
WOODRUFF HARVEY, Geneseo; carpenter; Dem; Prot; from N.Y.

WOODRUFF HARVEY, Jr. Geneseo; laborer for Kendall & Kidder; Dem; Prot; from Wis.
WOODRUFF LEROY E. Geneseo; ice dealer; Rep; Meth; from N.Y.
WOODRUFF PLEASANT, Geneseo; carpenter; Dem; Prot; born in Illinois.
WOODRUFF L. B. Geneseo; restaurant; Dem; Bapt.
WOODRUFF SIMON, Geneseo; laborer; Dem.
WORRALL PETER, Geneseo; RaHroad Contractor; born in Cheshire, Eng. Jan. 28,

1826; came to this county in 1857; Ind; Epis; wife was Maria Clark, of same place, born

May II, 1828; married Dec. II, 1850; has three children, Anne M., Telia, and James C.
WORTHINGTON DAVID, Geneseo; laborer; Rep; Prot; from Ohio.
WORTHINGTON HENRY C. Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born in Pa; 100 ac.
WYATT THOMAS, Geneseo; coal digger; Rep; Epis.
WYCKOFF CLINTON, Farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; born in New York City; came

to this county in 1845; Rep; his father, R. T. Wyckoff, left N.Y. in 1844, an ^ arrived in

this county in the Spring of 1845; was p:>st-master in 1846; died in Geneseo, in September

of 1846.

WYNES G. L. Geneseo; clerk for Rosenstone; Dem; Cath; from Ohio.
WYNES G. S. Geneseo; foreman in shoe store; Dem; Cath; from Ohio.

V^OUELLS AMOS, Geneseo; blacksmith; Rep; born Pa.
* YOUNG ADAM, P.O. Geneseo; farmer for F. Bolen; Dem; from Indiana.

YOUNG R. T. Geneseo; grain and lumber dealer; Dem; from N.Y.

YOUNGS CHAS. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Epis; from X.Y.

YOUNG WALTER, Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from N.Y.; 81 acres.

YOUNGS HENRY, Geneseo; Capitalist; born in N.Y. City, Aug. I, 1839, and resided
there till he came to Henry Co. in 1859; Rep; Cong; wife was Marion A. Hart, born in
Jefferson Co. N.Y. Jan. 2, 1847; married March I, 1869; has three children Agnes May,
born Feb. 26, 1870; Henry, born Dec. 26, 1871; Jessie Blanch, born Oct. 16, 1873; served
four years in I.V.I.

YOUNGS OLIVER, Retired Farmer; P.O. Geneseo; born in Goshen, Orange Co. X. Y.

Nov. 16, 1842; came to county 1856; Rep; Epis; owns 4>4 acres in town, value $5,000;

wife was Allie F. Kidder; married Sept. 21, 1869; three children living.
YOUNKER JOEL B. Geneseo; retired; Dem; from Pa.
YOUNKER PLINKNEY L. P.O. Geneseo; farmer.



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"7 ABEL HERMANN, P.O. Geneseo; farm hand with C. B. Smith; from Germany.
^ ZIMMERMAN DAN'L F. furniture dealer; Dem; Prot; from Germany.
ZIMMERMAN GOTTLOB, Geneseo; wagon-maker; Rep; Luth; from Germany.
ZIMMERS ELIAS, Sec. n; P.O. Geneseo; rents farm of Hellyer; Rep; from Whiteside Co.



BUSINESS DIRECTORY.

GENESEO.

Applebee Thomas, Livery Stable.

Campbell L. C. Justice of the Peace, and Notary Public.

Chamberlin & Catlfield, (Successors to J. F. Corle,) Dry Goods, Carpets,
Notions, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes, Dressmaking and Millinery.

Chamberlain Sam. Owner of the imported Norman French Stallions " Estraba"
and "Bashaw Drury," and the Canadian Stallion "Scotch Giant." Horses
bought and sold for cash or on commission.

Christian & Kiner, Publishers and Proprietors Henry County News.

Davis & Hayward, Soap Manufacturers.

Dedrick & Lawrence Dealers in Staple and Fancy Groceries.

Drain G. W. & Co. Saloon and Billiard Hall.

Dunham Charles, Attorney at Law.

Engdahl Jno. Merchant Tailor.

Farmers' National Bank, Organized in 1876. Cash Capital $50,000, Surplus
$2,000. Levi Waterman, Prest, E. C. Gilbert, Vice Prest, Jno. P. Stew-
art, Cashier ; Directors, Levi Waterman, E. C. Gilbert, Chas. Dunham, R.
F. Steele, N. C. Howard, E. P. Van Valkenburg, R. Harrington, P. S.
Schnabele, Thos. Nowers, Jr.

First National Bank, Jas. McBroom, Prest.; S. T. Hume, Vice Prest.; Hiram
Wilson, Cashier; C. M. Morton, Asst. Cashier; Directors. Geo Wells, W.
Sanford, Geo. Wilson, Hiram Wilson, S. T. Hume, Jas. McBroom, Henry
Nourse. Bank was organized 1864. Cash Capital, $100,000 ; present
Surplus, $50,000.

Fisher Bros. Hardware.

GeJSSer G. & Co. Props. National Brewery.

Godfrey Geo. F. Mason.

Godfrey Wm. & Co. City Meat Market.

Grant J. D. & Son, Agricultural Warehouse and Seed Store. Agents for the

most approved Farm Machinery manufactured.
Gray Jno. Manfr. and Dealer in Harness, Saddles, Collars, Bridles, Curry

Combs, Brushes, Whips, Blankets, Nets, Trunks, Valises, etc.
Greene Jas. Photographer, Negatives retained for future use.
Herman & Waterman, Clothiers and Brewers
HobbS & Liberknecht, Publishers Geneseo Republic.
Hoppins Henry I. M. D., Physician and Surgeon. Acute and Chronic Diseases,

both sexes, successfully treated.



222 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OP

HoppinS Annie M. Mrs. M. D., Special attention to Diseases of Women and Chil-
dren, Medical and Surgical. City or Country calls promptly answered.

HumeS. T. Physician and Surgeon.

Kinzie R. A. Music Dealer. Keeps Pianos and Organs of the best and most
celebrated makes continually on hand. A full line of Guitars, Violins,
Accordeons, Strings, Sheet Music, Music Books, sold for cash and on easy
time. Pianos tuned, Organs repaired, and satisfaction guaranteed. Piano
and Organ repairs furnished to order. All orders promptly attended to.
Address, R. A. Kinzie, P. O. Box, 37 Geneseo, 111.

Lawbaugh Henry, Grain Dealer.

Machesney David L. Physician and Surgeon.

Moderwell E. C. Attorney and Counselor at Law.

Baser & Neiswender, City Marble Works.

Sargent D. F. & Son, Manufacturers of fine Buggies and Carriages. Repairing,

Painting, Trimming, etc., done promptly and reasonably. We use none

but the best material.
Schnabele P. S. Merchant Tailor, Clothier, etc. Notary Public, Emigrant and

Insurance Agent.

Shaw Geo. W. Attorney at Law. Furnishes Abstracts of Titles to Real Estate.
Smith J. S. Painter and Broom Maker.
Smith Wm. J. Veterinary Surgeon.

Steele R. F. Real Estate, Collector and Insurance Agent.
Stein Fred. Dealer in Watches, Jewelry and Silverware. Agent for the new

Wilson Shuttle Sewing Machine.

Steibel Henry, clothing.

Thomas Joe! H. House, Sign and Carriage Painting.
Townley Robt. F. Wagon and Carrriage Manufacturer.

Van Valkenburg & Kinsey, Dealers in Dry Goods.

Van Winkle Adrian, Shipper of Hay and Straw.

Wait Geo. E. Attorney and Counselor at Law.

Wells I. R. Physician and Surgeon.

Wood E. A. Stock Dealer.

Worrall Peter, Railroad Contractor.




HENRY L. KINER,

Editor of Henry County News,

Geneseo.



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CORNWALL TOWNSHIP.

A BY JOHN, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Wells; Ind; Meth; born Pa.
** AFFOLTER FREDERICK, Sec. 24; P.O. Annawan; farmer; Ind; from Switzerland.
ALLEN JOHN, Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. Allen; Rep; Pres; born Ireland.
ALLEN S. C. Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Nowers; Dem; Meth; born Virginia.
ALLEN WILLIAM. Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; born Ireland.
ANDERSON JOHN, Sec. 33; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for M. Orr; Luth; born Sweden.
ANDERSON MICHAEL, Sec. 16; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for John Fleming; Dem; Cath; Eng.
ANDERSON THOMAS, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for James Orr; Pres; born England.
ARMSTRONG GEORGE, Sec. 21; P.O. Atkinson; farmer with H. Armstrong; Rep; Bapt; Pa.
ARMSTRONG HUGH, Sec. 21; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; Ireland; 280 acres.
ATWELL HENRY, Sec. 15; P.O.Atkinson; farmer for S. McConoughey; from England.

"D ALLARD ROYAL B. Sec. 33; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Clark; Rep; Meth; born Canada.
BECKER GEORGE, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson: lab. for M. Orr.

BEXEDICT A. J. Farmer and Stock Raiser, Sec. 15; P.O. Atkinson; born in Addison
Co., Vt., Oct. 4, 1838; came lo this Co. in 1852; Rep; owns 160 acres of land, valued at
$8,000; wife was Margaret J. Dickey, born in Kentucky, June 21, 1838; was married Oct.
4, 1861. One child, a girl, blessed their union.

BENEDICT C. R. Sec. 33; P.O. Atkinson; grocer; Ind.

BENEDICT DOLLY, widow; Sec. 15; P.O. Atkinson; Cong; born Vermont.

BENEDICT E. F. Sec. 27; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Ind; from Vermont; 160 acres.

BEXEDICT GrEO. W. Farmer and Stock Raiser, Sec. 15; P.O. Atkinson; born in Corn-
wall, Vt., Oct. 14, 1836; came to this Co. in 1852; Rep; owns 165 acres land, valued at
$IO.OOO; was Town Clerk for several years; served nearly three yaars in II2th 111. Infantry;
was honorably discharged; married Lydia A. Brown May 25, 1869; two children, boy and
girl; Elijah B., his father, was County Surveyor for years; died May 6, 1876.

BENEDICT H, G. Sec. 27; P.O. Atkinson; teacher; Ind; from Illinois.

BENSON HARVEY L. Sec. 18; -P.O. Geneseo; farmer for L. Shearer; Dem; born Illinois.

BENSON JOHN, Sec. 33; P.O. Atkinson; lab. for M. Orr; Luth; from Sweden.

BLACK JEROME, Sec. 14; farmer; Rep; Christian; born Ohio; 240 acres.

BLAIR JOHN, Sec. 14; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for M. Blair; Dem; from Pa.

BLAIR MARGARET, widow; Sec. 14; P.O. Atkinson; Meth; from Ireland; 80 acres.

BOIGEGRAIN CHAS. A. Sec. 18; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for L. Shearer; Ind; Cath; born Ohio.

BOLEN N. C. Sec. 30; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Ohio; 80 acres.

BRADFORD WILLIAM W, Sec. i; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Free Meth; born Indiana.

BRASEL E S. Sec. 36; P.O. Kewanee; farmer for J. Lawson; Dem; born Illinois.

BRAU JOHN, Sec. I3;P.O. Atkinson; farmer for C. Jacobson; Rep; from Germany.

BRISTOL SAMUEL, Sec. 7, P.O. Cambridge; miner; Rep; Meth; born 111.

BROADBENT ROBERT, Sec. 24, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; from England; 240 acres.

BURGET SILAS, Farmer, Sec. 29, P.O. Atkinson; born in Indiana, July 2, 1840; came
to this county in 1852; Rep; owns 320 acres of land, valued at 20,000; wife was Mary Orr,
born in Ireland.'May 2, 1843, married in Oct. 1850; eight children, six boys and two girls,
seven living.

/~*ALLENDER ISAAC, Sec. 21, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; from Ky.; 80 acres.
^ CALLENDER S. A. wife of I. Callender, Sec. 21, P.O. Atkinson; Pres; from Mass.; 160 ac.
CASTEEL, ALEXANDER, Farmer, Sec. 27, P.O. Atkinson; born in Bedford Co. Pa.

Feb. 3, 1849; came to this county in 1861; Rep; owns 80 acres of land, valued at 85,000;

wife was Christina Orr, born in Lancaster Co. Pa. Aug. 25, 1850, married Nov. 2, 1870; two

children, Johnnie and Mary, Mary only is now living.

CASTEEL JOHN H. Sec. 30, P.O. Atkinson; lab. for N. C. Bolen; Rep; born Maryland.
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226 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

CLARK MATTHEW, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for D. T. Dickey; Rep; from England.
CLEMENT JOHN, Sec. 25, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Canada; 80 acres.
CLEMENT ROBERT, with J, Clement, Sec. 25, P.O. Neponset; Ind; Epis; born Ireland.
COLD MARGARET, Wid. Sec. 10, P.O.Atkinson; Meth; born 111; 12 acres.
COLLINS PETER, Farmer, Sec. 3, P.O. Atkinson; born in Belgium in May, 1831; came

to this county in 1857; Cath; married Monika Vonaker in Sept. 1866, in Belgium; three

children, all of whom are living.

CONNELL BERNARD, Sec. 25, P.O. Kewanee; farmer for D. Maloney; Dem; Cath; Ireland.
COX JONATHAN, Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for Levi Fronk; Dem; Bapt; born 111.
CRAWFORD ARCHIBALD, Sec. 28, P.O.Atkinson; lab. for M. Orr; Rep; born N.Y.



FRANK, Sec. 4, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for T. J. Trekell; Rep; from N.Y.

*~* DEMARANVILLE LORIN, Sec. 4, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for T. J. Trekell; Rep; Mass.
DESMIT PETER, Sec. 25, P.O. Annawan; farmer for J. Schwab; Cath; born Holland.
DICKEY DAVID T. Sec. 27, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; from Ky.; 240 acres.
DICKEY S. H. Sec. 24, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; from Ky; 365 acres.
DICKEY W. C. Sec. 26, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; from Ky; 160 acres.
DONT JOSEPH, Sec. 20, P.O. Atkinson; lab. for S. Burget; Rep.
DOTY CHAS. E. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for C. H. Doty; Ind; Spir; born 111.
DOTY CHAS. H. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Ind; Spir; born Vt.; 80 acres.
DUGDALE GEORGE, Sec. 8, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Eng.; 200 acres.
DUPREE HENRY F. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. R. Lewis; Dem; born Ger.

T^MERY JONATHAN, Sec. 30, P.O.Atkinson; farmer; Rep.

T^ARNAM JOHN S. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born N.H.; 220 acres.

FEBER CHRISTOF, Sec. 23, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for D. Ketchum; form Switzerland.

FERGUSON" GEORGE, Farmer, Sec. 31; P.O.Cambridge; born in Ireland, in May,
1819; came to this county in 1854; Rep; Bapt; owns 400 acres of land, valued at $20,000;
wife was Ann Hall, born in Ireland, in March, 1819; married Dec, 31, 1844; nine children,
four boys and five girls, seven now living.

FERGUSON JAMES, Sec. 3; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; from Pa.

FIELD JAMES, Sec 2; P.O Atkinson; farmer; Meth; born. England; 1 60 acres.

FIELD WILLIAM, Farmer; P.O. Atkinson; born in England, Sept. 20, 1848; came to
this county in 1874; wife was Mary Larkin, born in England, Jan. 16, 1846; manied Feb.
I7i '873; two children, boy and girl.

FLANNTGAN JOHN. Sec. 34; P.O. Atkinson; blacksmith; Ind.

FLEMING JOHN, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pre=; born Pa.

FLEMING WILLIAM ALBERT, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; teacher; Rep; born Pa.

FORD EDWARD, Sec. 3; P.O. Atkinson; brickmaker.

FOSTER JOHX P. Farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Atkinson; born in Kentucky. May II, 1815;
came to this county in 1838; Rep; owns 120 acres of land, valued at $6,000; wife was Harriet
Browning, born in III. Jan 23. 1829; married Jan. 25, 1844; nine children blessed their union.
six of whom are now living.

FOY J. AV. Farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Atkinson; born in Centre Co. Pa. Oct. I, 1844; came to
this county in 1870; Ind; Meth; owns 128 acres of land, valued at $6,400; is now Justice
of the Peace; wife was N. A. Tale, born in Blair Co. Pa. Sept. 18, 1847; married Nov. 19,
1869. .

FOY LAWRENCE B. Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Wells; Rep; born Pa.

FRONK CYRUS S. Sec. 8; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Murphy; Rep; Bapt; born 111.

FRONK LEVI, Sec. 16; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; from Pa; 160 acres.

FRY ABRAM, Farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; born in Lincoln Co. Ohio, June 6, 1807;
came to this county in 1855; Rep; Cong; owns 173 acres of land, valued at $9,000; Mr. Fry
was one of the earliest settlers; came to Bureau Co. in 1835; wife was Margaret Loughrey,
born in Pa. Aug. 14, iSn; married Sept. I, 1831; eleven children, seven boys and four girls,
blessed their union, seven of whom are now living; two sons, Abram and Joel, served in the
army, and Joel died in the service at Summerset, Ky.



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