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FRY CHARLES W. Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for A. Fry; Rep; from 111.
FRY JAMES, Sec. 14; P.O.Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Meth; from 111; So acres.
FRY LEMUEL, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for A. Fry; Rep; born 111.

/~*ALLAGHER JAMES, Sec. 18; P. O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Cath; born Ireland.

*"* GALLAGHER JAMES, Sec. 17; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; 80 acres.

GASH EDWARD, Sec. 24; P.O. Annawan; farmer for G. Winter; born F.ng.

GRIER CHAS. Sec. 31; P.O. Cambridge; laborer for J. Grier; Rep; Epis; born Ireland.

GRIER JAMES, Farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Cambridge; born in Ireland in 1834; came to this
county in 1851; Rep; Bapt; owns 160 acres of land, valued at $8,000; wife was Emily Jen-
kins, born in Virginia, April 7, 1850; four children, two boys and two girls, all now living.

GRIER WILLIAM, Sec. 32; P.O.Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; born Ireland; 240 acres.

GLIMMER JOHN, Sec. 31; P.O.Cambridge; laborer for J. Long; Dem; born Virginia.

GUTHRIE JAMES, Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born Ohio; 2 acres.

TT ALL JAMES, Sec. 8; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; born Ireland; 166 acres.
L l HASSELBERG GUSTAVUS, Sec. 25; P.O. Annawan; farmer for J. Schwab; Luth.
HARDING GEO. A. Farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Atkinson; born in England, June. 1827;

came to this county in 1858; Rep; Prot; owns 80 acres, valued at $4,000; married Georgina

Negus in August, 1851.

HAYDEN CHARLES, Sec. 27; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for D. T. Dickey; Rep; from Mass.

HENRY B. F. Sec. 26; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; from Pa; 380 acres.

HICKS MILO, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; laborer for J. Fleming; Dem; born N. Y;

HILL G. R. Sec. 5; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Frank; Dem; Christian; born Va.

HOIT JOHN, Sec. 3; P.O.Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Prot; born New Hampshire; 80 acres.

HULL J. H. Sec. 32; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born 111.

HULL W. C. Sec. 32; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born Pa; 80 acres.

HUNT LEWIS E. Sec. 25; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; born N. Y.; 125 acres.



RVIN WILLIAM, P.O.Atkinson; farmer for M. Orr; Pres; born Ireland.



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JACOBSON CHARLES, Sec. 13; P.O. Atkinson; fanner for T. K. Robinson; Dem; Luth.
JACOBSON CHARLES, Jr. Sec. 13; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for C. Jacobson; Dem; Luth.
JENKINS W. L. Sec. 32; P.O.Cambridge; farmer; Dem; Bapt; born Va; 80 acres.
JOHNSON ANDREW, Sec. 34; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. Dickey; Luth; from Sweden.
JOHNSON GEORGE, Sec. 36; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; from Ohio; 160 acres.
JOHNSON GUS. Sec. 34; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. Dickey; Luth; from Sweden.
JONES DAVID, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; laborer for J. Orr.

T/'KPLER SAMUEL, Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for ]. Kepler; Ind; born 111.

** KETCHUM DANIEL, Sec. 23; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; from Ohio; 320 acres.

KAISER FREDERICK, Farmer, Sec. n; P.O. Atkinson; born in Switzerland, Oct. 23,

1827; came to this county in 1853; I^ e PI owns 440 acres of land, valued at $22,000; Mr.

Kaiser has been engaged in Stock Raising for the past fifteen years; small at first, but now

quite extensively.
KEPLER JAMES, Farmer, Sec. 12; P O. Atkinson; born in Juniata Co., Pa., June 9,

1810; came to this county in 1845; Dem; U. Brethren; owns So acres of land, valued at

$4.000; wife was Julia Ann Stimeling, born in Juniata Co., Pa., Jan. 16, 1819; married in

January, 1836; eleven children; seven of them are now living; his eldest son, Jerome, served

three years in the H2th 111. Infantry.

KIRKENDALL WILLIAM, Sec. 34; P.O. Atkinson; fanner; Dem; Meth; from Ohio; 120 ac.

T ANE ELIJAH, Sec. 27; P.O. Atkinson: farmer for M. Orr; Rep; Meth; from 111.

" LANE THOMAS, Sec. 6; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for W. Barnes; Dem; born England.

LATSON EDWARD, Sec. 7; P.O. Geneseo; miner; Rep; Meth.

LATTIMER HARRIET, widow. Sec. 12; P.O.Atkinson; from New York; 3^ acres.

LA T HMER JOHN, Sec. n; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for F. Kaiser; Rep; born 111.



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L.AWSOX JOHX, Farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Kewanee; born in Ireland, March 12. 1824; came
to this county in 1854; Ind; Adventist; owns 240 acres erf land, valued at $12,000; wife was
Jane E. Phillips, born in New York, May 14, 1825: married Nov. 25, 1847; eight children,
five boys and three girls, all living.

LAWSON JOHN H. Sec. 36, P.O. Kewaneee; farmer for J. Lawson; Ind; Chris; born 111.

LEHMAN ALBERT, Sec. 35, P.O. PCewanee, farmer; Ind; Luth; born Ger; 160 acres.

LEWIS ABRAM, I'.O. Atkinson, farmer; Dim; born 111.

LEWIS JOHN, Sec. 20, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Bapt; born Pa.

LEWIS JOHN U. Sec. 20. P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Lewis; Dem; Bapt; born 111.

LEWIS JOHN W. Sec. 19, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. Lewis; Rep; Bapt; born 111.

LE\^IS SAMUEL, Sec. 19, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Pa.; 200 acres.

LEWIS SAMUEL A., P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Lewis; Ind; born 111.

LEWIS W. F. Sec. 7, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Ind; Bapt; born Ohio; 100 acres.

LEWIS W. R. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; Irom Ohio; 120 acres.

LIXDWALL, JOHX, Miner, Sec. 7, P.O. Geneseo; born in Sweden, April 9, 1851; came
to this county in 1867; Kep; Luth.

LOHR JACOB D. Sec. 29, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Peterson; Rep; born Va.

LONG CHARLES M. Sec. 16, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for F. Weston ; Dem; born Va.

LONG- JACOB, Farmer, Sec. 31, P.O. Cambridge; born in Maryland March 6, 1808; came
to this county in 1857; Dem; owns 156 acres of land, valued at $55 per acre; wife was Nancy
Ryan, born in Virginia in Jan. 1811, married Sept. 5, 1832; ten children, seven boys and
three girls, eight now living, and also twenty-nine grandchildren.

A/TcCONOUGHEY E. B. Sec. 15, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. McConoughey; Rep; from 111.
"* McCULLOH B. T. Sec. 34, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; from 111.

McCOXOUGHEY S. Mrs. Farming. Sec. 15, P.O. Atkinson; born in Hinsdale, N.H.
June I, 1811; came to this county in 1849; Cong; owns 160 acres of land, valued at $10,000;
wid. of E. H. McConoughey, who came to this county in 1841, born in Mass. Jan. I, 1808,
married March 7, 1849; mother of four children, only one child, a son, now living; taught
the High School in Oxford.

McGINITY PETER, Sec. 7, P.O. Geneseo; miner; Dem; Cath; born Ireland.

MAGLI JOHN, Sec. 23, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. Schwab; Dem; Pres; from Switzerland.

MALONEY DANIEL, Sec. 12, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Cath; born Ireland; 260 acres.

MARTINSON BENJAMIN, Sec. 26, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. C. Dickey; from Sweden.

MITCHELL JAMES W. Sec. 5, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for H. Yarger; Dem; from N.Y.

MOFFATT FRANCIS I. Rev. Sec. 28, P.O. Atkinson; pastor Pres. church; Rep; born Pa.

MUKFXS JOSEPH W. Farmer, Sec. 15, P.O. Atkinson; born in Virginia in 1820; came
to this county in 1844; Dem; owns 80 acres of land; married Mary Ellinwood in Washing-
ton Co. Ohio, Nov. 10, 1841; five children blessed their union, four of whom are now living.
Mrs. M. was born in Washington Co. Ohio, Sept. 7, 1823.

MURPHY A. F. Sec. 8, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Pa.; 298 acres.

MURPHY JOHN Sr. Sec. S, P.O.* Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Ohio.

MURPHY JOHX Jr. Farmer, Sec. 8, P.O. Atkinson; born in Beaver Co. Pa. Dec. 31.
1831; came to this county in 1854; Rep; Bapt; owns 180 acres of land, valued at $9,000;
wife was Mary H. Fronk. born in Juniata Co. Pa. April 24, 1840, married Mar. II. 1858;
three children blessed their union, all of whom are now living.

MURPHY THOMAS, Sec. 34, P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Bapt; from 111.

TyTICHOLS A. H. Sec. 35, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. H. Nichols; Rep; Meth; from 111.

- 1 - NICHOLS WINFIELD, Sec. 35. P.O. Atkinson; farmer for Z.S. Nichols; Rep; from X.J.

NICHOLS Z. S. Sec. 35; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. H. Nichols; Rep; from New Jersey.

NICK.ERSON JOHN, Sec. i; P.O. Atkinson; fanner; Ind; born New York; So acres.

NOWERS GEORGE, Sec. 9; P.O.Atkinson; farmer for J. Orr; Dem; Epis; born England.

NOWERS GEORGE W. Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Orr; Dem; Epis; born England.

XOVVEHS JAMES, Farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; born in Oneida Co., N.Y., Aug. 7,
1847; came to this Co. in 1856; Dem; owns 189 acres of land, valued at $9.000; was Com-
missioner of Highways three years.

NOWERS JOHN, Sec. 22; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Sears; from England.



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J. C. Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; farmer with M. Orr; Rep; born Illinois.
ORR JAMES, Jr., Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; farmer with J. Orr; Rep; Pres; born Illinois.

ORR .JAMES, Farmer, Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; born in Ireland on March 19. 1809; came
to this county in 1853; Rep; Pres; owns 440 acres of land, valued at $26,400; wife was Mary
Shields; married March 2, 1845; five children, two boys and three girls; four now living.

ORR JOSEPH, Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Ind; Meth; born Ireland; 240 acres.

ORR MATTHEW, Farmer. Sec. 28; P.O. Atkinson; born in Ireland, May 14, 1808; came
to this county in 1847; Rep; Epis; owns 723^ acres of land, valued at $60 per acre; is now
School Trustee; wife was Susannah Crawford, born in Ireland; married in October, 1841.;
six children, five now living.

ORR WILLIAM, Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; farmer -with J. Orr; Rep, Pres; born Pa.

OLSON LARS, P.O.Atkinson; farmer for Jonathan Emery; Pres; born Sweden.

OVERMIRE CHARLES, Sec. 36; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for P. Overmire; Cath; born Belgium.

O\ l.KMIRE PETER, Sec. 36; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Cath; born Belgium; 120 acres.

DARKER JAMES, Sec.'i; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Cong; born England; 340 acres.

PARKER ROBERT, Sec. i; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Parker; Rep; Cong; England.

I'ERKINSON EDWARD, Sec. 17; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Cath; born Ireland; So ac.

PORTER E. J. Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. Porter; Ind; Ind; born Illinois.

PORTER DANIEL, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. Porter; Ind; Ind; born Illinois.

PORTER WILLIAM, Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; born in Westmoreland Co., Pa.,
Sept. 15, 1815; came to this county in 1842; Ind; Ind; owns 300 acres land, valued at
$18,000; wife was Eleanor Hamilton, born in Westmoreland Co., Pa., Feb. 16, 1818; mar-
ried May 5, 1840; eleven childien, six boys and five girls, eight of whom are now living; two
girls, Ella and Josie, are teaching; his son, William C., served in the army.



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UICK STRAUTHER, Sec. 17; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for F. Weston; Dem; Bapt; Indiana.



T3 AISNER JOHN, Sec. 34; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Germany; 200 acres.

^ RANKIN DAVID, Sec. 15; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for S. McConoughey; Cong.

REESE WALTER, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. Porter; Ind; Bapt; from N.Y.

RICHARDSON E. C. Sec. 32; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Illinois; 80 acres.

RICHARDSON S. H. Sec. 32; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Conn.

RILEY JAMES, Sec. n; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Free Meth; born Ohio; 240 acres.

ROBINSON JOSHUA, Sec. 6; P.O. Atkinson; farm hand; Dem; from Iowa.

ROBINSON THOMAS, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; miner; born England.

ROBINSON, W. H. Sec. 6; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for H. Yarger; Rep; born 111.

ROGERS CHAS. Sec. 30; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Ind; born Virginia; 120 acres.

ROGERS GEORGE, Sec. 35; P-O. Kewanee; farmer for H. S. Rogers; Dem; Pres; born Ohio.

ROGERS H. S. Sec.. 35; P.O. Kewanee; farmer; Dem; Pres; born Ohio; 120 acres.

ROMIG FANNY, wid. of G. Romig, Sec. 36; P.O. Annawan; Pres; born Pa; und. int. in 160 ac.

ROMIG JOHN, Fanner; Sec. 36; P.O. Annawan; born in Tuscarawas Co. Ohio; came to

this Co. in 1854; Rep; Bap; owns 40 acres of land and und. interest in 160 acres; served

three years in 27th 111. Infantry.

RONDEMA JOHN, Sec. 27; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for A. Casteel; Cath; from Holland.
ROPER WILLIAM, Sec. 7; P.O. Geneseo; miner; born Germany.

C AUBACH JACOB, Sec. 5; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for A. S. Tiffany; Luth; born Germany.

*' SAVAGE THOMAS, Sec. 18; P.O. Geneseo; farmer for L. Shearer; Epis; born Ireland.

SCHWAB FERDINAND, Sec. 13; P.O. AtkiiiMH,; farmer for S. Schwab; Dem; Pres.

SCHWAB JOHN, Sec. 25; P.O. Annawan; farmer; Ind; Lib; born Switzerland.

SCHWAB SAMUEL, Farmer. Sec. 23; P.O.Atkinson; born in Switzerland. Dec. 25.
. 1820; came to this county in 1856; Dem; Pres; owns 275 acres of land, valued at $11,000;
was in the army in Switzerland, from 1840 to 1848; wife was Elizabeth Magli, born in Swit-
zerland in 1817; married in May, 1852; two children.

SEARS JOHX, Farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Atkinson; born in Litchfield Co. Conn. May 20,
1818; came to this county in 1856; Rep; owns 400 acres of land, valued at $24,000; wife
was Mary \V. Jewett, born in Litchfield Co. Conn. May 6, 1832; married Sept. 17, 1856; six
children three boys and three girls, all now living.



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SHRECK GRIFFITH, Sec. 19; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; born Ohio.

SHEARER LEWIS, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 18; P.O. Geneseo; born in New
York, Oct. 6, 1817; came to this county in 1850; Rep; Christian; owns 694 acres of land;
wife was Parmelia Burdet; four children.

SIDERS WM. M. Sec. 5; P.O.Atkinson; farmer; Dem; from Ohio; 1 60 acres.

SLICK ISAAC, Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Univ; born Pa.

SLICK JOHN, Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for I. Slick; Dem; from Pa.

SMITH WM. Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for G. Wilkinson; Dem; Epis; born Pa.

SOUERS JOHN 1 , Sec. 7; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born Germany; 240 acres.

SOUTHWORTH COUCH, Sec. 6; P.O.Atkinson; farmer for J. Southworth; Ind; born 111.

SOUTHWOKTH JAMES, Sec. 6; P.O. Atkinson; born in Erie, Pa. Sept. 4, 1823;
came to this county in 1837; Ind; Meth; owns 231 acres of land, valued at $13,000; has
been Commissioner of Highways for past 12 years; veteran of the Mexican War; wife was
E. C. Hanna, who was born in White Co. 111. Nov. 15, 1827; married Feb. 19, 1850; four
children, all of whom are now living.

STK1N JOHN, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for R. Wolever; Cath; born Belgium.

SWANSON IMAN, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for W. Porter; Luth; from Sweden.

nPOTMAN A. M. Rev. Sec. 29; P.O. Atkinson; Pastor Kapt. Church; Rep; born N. Y.

TOWERSON SWAN, Sec. 33; P.O. Atkinson ; fanner for J. Clark; Rep; Luth; Sweden.

TAYLOR JOHN, Farmer, Sec. 8; P.O. Atkinson; born in New Hampshire Aug. 16, 1821;
came to this county in 1837; Dem; owns 160 acres of land, valued at $10,000; wife was
Elizabeth Ogden, who was born in Pa. Feb. 5, 1831; married in Nov. 1849; eight children,
five boys and three girls, six are now living.

TREKELL THOMAS J. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; born in Tippecanoe Co. Ind.,
Sept. 30, 1831; came to this county in 1846; Rep; owns 760 acres of land, valued at 35,000;
came to Stark Co. in 1836; wife was Lydia Wolever, born in New Jersey Feb. 22, 1839; mar-
ried Sept. 24, 1855; four children, three boys and one girl, three now living, one boy is dead.

TUCKER LOUIS, P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. H. Clark; Rep; Meth; born England.

TULLY JOHN J. Sec. 24; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; born Pa.

TULLY SARAH I. wife of J. J. Tully; Sec. 24; born 111; 120 acres.

A J AN DE WOESTYNE PETER, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Nowers; Cath.

VEKSLESCH HARRY, Sec. 14; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for H. R. Dunbar; Cath.
VESTREINE PETER, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; lab. for J. Nowers; Cath; born Belgium.
VON DE ROSSESTYNE PETER, Sec. 36; P.O. Atkinson; laborer; Cath; born Belgium.
VONHECK FERDINAND, Sec. 13; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for R. Broadbent; Cath.

\1TACHS JACOB, Sec. 13: P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; Pres; from Switzerland; 200 acres.
VV \V.\CHS JOHN, Sec. 13; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Wachs; Dem; Pres.
\\ AHLERT FRED. Sec. 2; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for A. C. Burrall; Dem; Luth; born Germany.
WAHLERT GEORGE, Sec. 14; P.O. Atkinson; fanner for H. R. Dunbar; from Germany.
WALKER ALEXANDER, Sec. t6; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; Pres; born Scotland; So ac.
WALKER HARRY, Sec. 19; P.O. Atkinson; laborer for S. Lewis; Rep; born Pa.
WELLS JOSEPH, Sec. 9; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born England; 200 acres.
WIGANT H. 11. Sec. 19; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born Mich.

WILKINSON GEORGE, Sec. 12; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Dem; born Rhode Island; loo acres.
WINTER GEO. Sec. 24; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born England.
WOLEVER ROUT. W. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Atkinson; born in Peoria Co. 111., Nov.

23, 1844; came to this county in 1852; Rep; owns property valued at $2,ooo; served three

years and four month- in tue 57th 111. Infantry; wife was Roena Foster, born in Henry Co.

111., Aug. 15, 1848; married Sept. 24, 1868; lour children, one by former marriage, all now

living.

WOOD RICHARD, Sec. 10; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born England; 200 acres.
WOOD WILLIAM R. Sec. 10; P.O. Atkinson; farmer; Rep; born Ohio; 120 acres.
VVOODARD SAMUEL, Sec. 31; farmer for J. Long; Dem; born Virginia.
WRIGHT HENRY, Sec. 22; P.O. Atkinson; farmer for J. Sears; Rep; from N.Y.
WYATT THOMAS, Prop, of Coal Mine; resides at Geneseo, and owns coal mine in Sec.

7, Cornwall Tp; born in England March 25. 1831; came to this county in 1863; Rep; Kpis;

owns property valued at $2,000; wife was Emma Wallace; married Aug. 16, 1857; has one

child, a girl.



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PHENIX TOWNSHIP.

A DAMS DANIEL, Sec. 22; P. O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep.; born 111.

** ALDKICH HENRY S. Sec. 30; farmer; Dem; 120 acres; 1st white child born Henry Co.

ALDKICH EARL, P. Farmer; Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; born in I'rovidence Co., R. I.
Jan. 15, 1810; came to this county in 1835; Ind. Dem.; owns 327 acres of land valued at
$17,000: was the first settler in the Township of Phenix, and at that time there were only four
residents in the county; wife was Caroline Omel, born in Wayne Co. Ind. June 29, 1816;
married Sept 27, 1832; has five children, Henry S., Marshall M., I'liila Nora C., Perry, and
Silas W. Henry S. was the first white child born in the county, Mrs. E. P. Aldrich manu-
factured the first cloth made in the county, consisting of about 75 yards, in 1836.

ALDRICH S. \V. Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo: farmer; Dem; bora in Henry Co; 115 acres.

ANDERSON ELIAKIM, Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born Henry Co; '/ } of 506 ac.

ANDERSON ISAAC L., Sec. 20; I'.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born 111; ^ of 5 6 acres.

ANDERSON JOHN W., Sec. 2; farmer with A. Rapp; Rep; M. E.; born Henry Co; 40 acres.

ANDERSON K. Mrs. Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; M. E.; from Ohio; 80 acres.

ANDERSON WM. C. Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from N. J.

ARNETT GEORGE, Farmer; Sec. II; P.O. Sharon; born in Warren Co. Pa. June 6,
1833; came to this county in 1838; Rep; owns 640 acres of land valued at $20,000; wife was
Margaret Seiben, born in Germany Nov. 2, 1841; married Nov. 15, 1857; has five children.

TD ARGE ALVIN W. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born in Henry Co.
BEERS E. P. Sec. 14; with E. W. Schellhammer; retired; Rep; from N. J.

BARGE DAVID B. Farmer; Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; born in Armstrong Co. Pa. May 3,
1827; lived in Wayne Co. Ohio 14 years, and came to this county in 1847; Dem; owns 620
acres of land, valued at $30,000; was assessor one year; wife was Eliza M. Aldrich, born in
Pickaway County, Ohio, May 7, 1828; married April6, 1851; has two children, Alvin W. and
Alice C.

BENDER LOUIS, Pink Prairie, P.O. Geneseo; blacksmith; Cath; born 111.

BLAIR ALBERT, Sec. 25; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; U. Breth; born Henry Co.

BLAIR ALFRED, Sec. 25; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep. U. Breth; from Pa.

BLAIR PATRICK, Sec. 25; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep.

BONSCHER LUTHER, Sec. 3; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Cath; from Baden; % of 210 acres.

BROWN THOMAS M. Sec. 28, P. O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Ky; 160 acres.

BRITTIAN JAS. E. Sec. n; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Rep; born 111; 50 acres.

BROWNING JOHN F. Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born Henry Co.

DROWNING JOSHUA, Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born Henry Co.

BROWING S. Mrs. Pink Prairie; post-mistress; M. E.; from Ohio; 10 acres..

BUCHMUELLER DANIEL, Sec. q; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Cath; Germany; 400 acres.

BUCHMUELLER JOSEPH, with D. Buchmueller; Dem; Cath; born Henry Co.

BUTZER ADAM, Sec. I; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Dem; born Henry Co; 240 acres.

BUTZER JACOB F. Farmer; Sec. 4; P.O. Geneseo; born in Germany Jan. 16, 1831;
came to this county in 1837; Dem; Evang; is one of the oldest settlers of the county; owns
1,000 acres of land, valued at $20,000; is Justice of the Peace; wife was Fredrika Him-
melman, born in Germany July 4, 1850; married July 3, 1870; has seven children of first wife,
and two of second wife.

BYERS J. E. Sec. 22; P. O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born 111.

/CAMPBELL A. P, Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; fanner; Dem; from N. Y.

^ CARLSON PETER, Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; from Sweden.

CARSE JOHN, Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ohio.

CARSE WM. Sec. 33; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ireland; 160 acres.

CIMMEL CASPER, Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Germany.

COE BYRON N. Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from N. Y.; 160 acres.



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COLE GEO. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; farm hand; from Wis.
COULSON JOHN, Sec. 21; P,O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from England.
CRILE A. F. Sec. 24; P.O. Pink Prairie; farm hand; born Henry Co.
CRILE JOHN H. Sec. 24; P.O. Pink Prairie; farmer; from Ohio; 40 acres.

J~\ANNENFELSER W. Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from 111; loo acres.

*-* DARIN JOHN J. Sec. 26; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; born Pa; 360 acres.

DASHAM J. A. farm hand with Wm. Dasham; Dem; born Henry Co.

DASHAM JACOB, P.O. Sharon; farm hand with M. Obrecht; Rep; Evang; from Pa.

DASHAM WM. Sec. 25 ; P.O. Pink Prairie; farmer; Dem; from Pa; 120 acres.

DAVIS G. L. Sec. 3; P.O. Geneseo; butcher; Rep; from Mass.

DAVIES JAMES L. Farmer, Sec. 30; P.O. Geneseo; born in Wales, March, 1826; came
to this county in 1857; Dem; owns 333 acres of land, valued at $15,000; wife was Phila Nora
Aldrich, born in Phenix, Henry Co., April 6, 1841; married Sept. 6, 1860; has two children.
Caroline Olivia, and E. Percy.

DOROWITTSCH MORITS, Sec. 34; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Cath; from Germany.

DIENER HENRY J. Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Cath; from Bavaria.

DIRK MICHAEL. Sec. 35; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ohio.

DTJNLAP ADAM, Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; born in Wayne Co., Ohio, Dec. 18,
1833; came to this county in 1854; Dem; owns 80 acres of land, valued at $4,000; is Justice
of the Peace; was Assessor three years; enlisted in 1862 in H2th I. V. L, and served three
years; wife wa; Malinda B.irtlett, born in Onondaga Co., N. Y., May 26, 1813; married
Aug. 10, 1865.

"PBERSOLE ABRAHAM, Sec. i; P.O.Sharon; farmer; Dem; Dunkard; from Pa; 155 at.

*-* EVANS FREEMAN, Sec. 23; P.O. Pink Prairie; farmer; Rep; born Henry Co.
EVANS GEORGE, Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Ind; born Henry Co; 70 acres.
EVANS LYDIA Mrs. Sec. 23; P.O. Pink Prairie; farmer; from Pa; 260 acres.
EVANS THOMAS, Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in Henry Co; 153 acres.

YEARLY E. ADOLPHUS, Sec. 28; P.O. Geneseo; farm hand; Dem; from Ohio.
* FRIES GEORGE, Sec. 26; P.O. Geneseo; retired; Rep; Evang; from Pa.
FRIES JOHN, Sec. 24; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; Evang; from Pa.
FRIES MICHAEL, Sec. 27; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; U. Breth; from Pa.
FRITTS NELSON, P.O. Sharon; farmer with U. B. Fritts; Rep; born Henry Co.
FRITTS USUAL B. Sec. 12; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Rep; from Pa; 71 acres.
FRITTS WILLIAM B. Sec. I; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Rep; born Henry Co; 80 acres.
FULLER DEXTER, Sec. 22; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem.

/"'ALLIGEN THOMAS, laborer with J. F. But/.er; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

^- J GRAEF GUSTAVUS, Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; Evang; from Saxony.

GRAEF LEWIS, Sec. 24; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Ohio.

TTANDMAK WM. Sec. 32; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Canada.

HANNA ALEX. Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Dem; from Pa; 80 acres.
HARTMANN C. Sec. 20; P.O. Geneseo; fanner; Cath; born Bavaria.
HICKOX P. Mrs. Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; 56 acres.

HINES SUSAN Mrs. Sec. 26; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Evang; from Ohio; 140 acix-.-.
HOLMES JOHN, Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo;" farmer; Rep; from N. Y.

T MEL JOHN H. Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; born in Henry Co.

. JENKINS EMORY M.. P.O. Geneseo; farmer, Ind; from N. Y.
J JOHNSON FREDRICK, Sec. 29; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; from Sweden; 40 acres.
JOHNSON JOHN, Sec. 31; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; from Sweden.
JOHNSON O. A. Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farm hand; Rep; S. Luth; from N. Y.
JOHNSON SWEN E. Sec. 21; P.O. Geneseo; farmer; Rep; S. Luth: from Sweden: 100 acres.





GEO. C. SMITHE,
Editor of Chronicle, Cambridge.



HENRY COUNTY: PHENIX TOWNSHIP. 235

JOLES GEORGE W. Sec. n; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Rep.
JOLES ISAAC P. Sec. n; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Rep.

T/" AUFF DAVID, Sec. 27; P.O. Genese.i; farm hand; Dem; from Pa.

^ KAUF DAVID, farm hand with H. G. Randall; Rep; from Conn.

KICKSEY FRED. Sec. I; P.O. Sharon; farmer; Ind; from Prussia.



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