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of Bucks Co. Pa. June 22, 1848; she was born Jan. 31, 1822; they have three children, two
daughters and one son; lost two sons.

DAVIS EDWARD, Cambridge; carpenter; Rep; Cong; born South Wales.

DAVIS W. M. Sec. 34, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Ohio; 160 acres land.

DEAN D. E. Cambridge; hardware; Dem; Lib; born N.Y.

DEAN E. S. Sec. 25, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Vt; 240 acres land.

DEAN H. A. Cambridge; tinner; Dem; Epis; born N.Y.

DEAN W. B. Cambridge; hardware, Rep; Bapt. pref; born N.Y.

DECKER ELISHA T., P.O. Cambridge; lives with father; J. Mascall owns farm; Rep: Lib; 111.

DECKER S. M. Sec. 26, P.O. Ulah; farmer; B.Connell owns farm; Rep; Meth; born N.J.

DECKER SAMUEL, Cambridge; barber; Rep; Latter Day Saint; born Henry Co. 111.

DECKER WM. M. lives with father, Sec. 28, P.O. Ulah; Rep; Meth; born N.J.



HENRY COUNTY: CAMBRIDGE TOWNSHIP. 289

DECKER JAMES, Farmer, Sec. II, P.O. Cambridge; born in Bradford Co. Penn. Feb.
7, 1817; lived in Pennsylvania about fourteen years; removed to Ohio, lived there six years;
came to this state in 1837, to Pike Co; came to this Co. in 1841, and has lived here over 35
years; one of the earliest settlers; only very few here at that time; has carted his wheat to
Chicago and sold it for 50 cents a bushel and sold pork at $2 a cwt; married Sarah Edwards,
of Missouri, in 1838; she died in 1866; he then married Mrs. Emeline Randall, formerly
Emeline Stackhouse, Oct. 25, 1867; she was from Bradford Co. Penn., born June 20, 1825;
they have eight children, five sons and three daughters; have lost one son; Rep; Lib; owns
190 acres of land, val. $10,000.

DECKER J. W. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Meth. pref; born 111.

I>ECKKR JOHN I. Farmer, Sec. 23, P.O. Ulah; born in New York city, Feb. 15, 1815;
Rep; Meth; owns 80, acres of land, value $4,000; he is a cabinet and pianoforte maker by
trade, and lived in New York city 27 years; lived in Hudson Co. N. J. 16 years; removed to
Henry Co. 111. and has lived here 21 years; married Miss Abigail D. E. Kline, Dec. 16,
1830; she was born in Cincinnati, and was brought up in New York city; they have seven
children, five sons, two daughters; lost three children.

DECKER W. P.Cambridge; police officer; Rep; Lib; born HenryCo. 111.

DENGLE A. Sec. 5; farmer; Dem; Lib; born Germany.

DENGLE JOHN H. Cambridge; lives with father; Dem; Lib; born N.Y.

DENNISON A. Cambridge; mason; Rep; Cong; born N.Y.

DEXTER WALTER M. Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Ulah; born in Piscataquis Co. Maine,
Dec. 19, 1831; Rep; Bapt; owns 160 acres land, value $9,600; lived in Maine about twenty-
three years, then went to California and was there six years; came to Stark Co. this State and
lived there twelve years; came to this county in 1874; has held office of School Director in
Stark Co; holds same office here; married Miss Alida Jane Bennett, Nov. 24, 1862; she was
born in Pennsylvania and brought up in Stark Co. Ill; they have four children, one boy and
three girls.

DICKENSON S. F. Rev. Cambridge; pastor Cong. Church; Rep; born Williamstown, Mass.

DIDDY CHARLES, lives with father, Sec. 9; P.O.Cambridge; Dem; Lib; born Ohio; 40 ac.

DIDDY WM. Sec. 9; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Dem; Lib; born N.Y.; 80 acres land.

DIESC5H THEODORE, Farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Cambridge; born in Prussia, Germany,
Jan. 25, 1832; Dem; Cath; 40 acres land, value $2,000; lived in Germany twenty-two years,
and came to this country in 1854; lived in New York State two years; came to Moline this
state in 1856, lived four years; came to this county 1860; has lived here sixteen years; mar-
ried Miss Mary Schmodll, Feb. 25, 1862; she was born in Germany, March 12, 1842; they
have three children, one boy and two girls; lost one girl.

DINNICK C. S. Cambridge; retired; Rep; Liberal; born Ohio.

DINNICK L. F. Cambridge; farmer; Dem; Lib; born 111.

DIXON JAMES, Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Ulah; born Westmoreland Co. England, April
14, 1823; Ind; Epis. pref; owns 200 acres land, value $12,000; lived in England about
twenty-nine years, and came to this country in 1852; came to this county and state same
year, and has lived here about twenty-five years one of the earliest settlers, all prairie heie
when he came; has held office of School Director and Road-master; married Miss Matilda
Burndlin, Sept. 3, 1869; she was born in Sweden, May 16, 1844; have four children, one son
and three daughters.

DONDLEY JOHN, Cambridge; works on railroad; Dem; Lib; born Ireland.

DUNLAP A. J. Cambridge; canvasser; Dem; Christian; born Ohio.

DUNLAP G. W. Cambridge; physician; Dem; Christian; born Ohio.



J. A. Cambridge; carpenter; Rep; Lib; born 111.
"* ECKSTROUM E., P.O. Ulah; farmer, rents of Morris; Rep; Meth.

EHRMANN JACOB, Cambridge; tinner; Rep; Luth; born Germany.

ELLENWOOD A. Cambridge; blacksmith; Dem; Bapt.

ELLIOTT JOHN, Sec. 12; Cambridge; works for Mrs. Jennings; Dem; Pres; born England.

ELM JOHN, Sec. 24; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Sweden; So acres land.

ELiSE CHAS. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Cambridge; born in England, Feb. 14, 1824; Rep; Lib;
owns 170 acres, val. 10,000; came to this country at an early age, and lived in Pa. eleven
years, and came to this state and county in 1839, and has lived here thirty-eight years one
of the few early settlers now living, who came that time; used to take him a week to go to
mill, carted his grain to Chicago, 150 miles; only one small frame tavern in Chicago then;
has held office of School Director and Road-master; married Miss Mary S. Vincent, in Feb.
1850; she was from N.Y. State; have eight children, four sons and four daughters.



290 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

ELSE SARAH F. Mrs. Sec. 4; Cambridge; widow; Bapt. pref; born Va: 40 acres land.

ELSTON JACOB W. Farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Cambridge; born in Tioga Co. N.Y. March
19, 1827; Dem; Lib; owns 120 acres land, value $6,000; lived in N.Y. State about twenty-
four years; came to this state in 1851; lived in Knox Co; came to this town and county in
1853, and has lived here over twenty-three years; only one farm under fence on road between
here and Geneseo at that time, and only one house standing on north side of the Grove;
married Miss Abbie Benson, Dec. 25, 1847; she was born in Green Brier Co. Va. Nov. 27,
1831; she was brought up in Knox Co. Ill; have five children, three sons, two daughters;
lost one daughter,

ELSTON LUTHER, lives with father, Sec. 5; P.O. Cambridge; Dem; Lib; born 111.

ENSTROM Q. P. Cambridge; wagon-maker; Rep; Lib; born Sweden.

ENGSTROM P. Sec. 33; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Adv; born Sweden; 80 acres land.

ERICKSON C. M. Cambridge; tailor; Rep; Lib; born Sweden.

ERICKSON E. Sec. 31; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden; 40 acres land.

T7ERGUSON J. Sec. 6; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Bapt. pref; born Canada; 142 acres.
FICKLING J. Sec. 13; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Ind; Lib; born England; 160 acres.

FIERCE WILSON, Farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Ulah; born Athens Co. Ohio, Aug. 24, 1823;
Rep; U. Breth; owns 160 acres, value $9,600; blacksmith by trade; lived in Ohio seven
years, and removed to Indiana in 1830; lived there nineteen years; came to Knox Co. 111. in
1849, and came to Henry Co. in 1862; has lived here fourteen years; has held office of Com-
missioner of Highways in Knox Co. when it was first organized; olso Overseer'of Poor; mar-
ried three times: first to Rebecca B. Grubbs, of Ohio, July 16, 1846; she died May 16, 1849;
two children; married Charlotte Gibbs, of Athens Co. Ohio, Nov. 20, 1850; she died Aug. 3,
1871; had eleven children; married Phietta Biggerstaff, of Athens Co. Ohio, March II, 1872;
they have one child, Wilson L. D. Fierce, born June 20, 1875.

FICKLING E. A., P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Lib; born 111.

FLAGG ELIJAH A. Cambridge; born in Middlesex Co. Mass. July 29, 1816; Rep; Cong;
value property 1,000; lived in the State of Mass, thirty-nine years, and then removed to
Town Cambridge, Henry Co. State Illinois, April 13, 1855, and has lived here twenty-two
years; he married Miss Lois H. Chapman, April 4, 1839; she was from Pepperell, Mass; they
have three children, one son and two daughters; lost two children.

FLAGG WM. E. Marble Yard. Cambridge; born in Boston, Nov. 26, 1852; Rep; Lib; he
lived in Boston two years and then removed to this state and county in 1854, and has lived
here twenty-two years; he has been engaged in the marble business for the past six years and
has the only marble yard in Cambridge; his father and mother reside in this town.

FLANSBURG ARTHUR H. Sec. 26; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Lib; born N.Y.

FLANSBURG JOHN D. Sec. 26; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Lib; born N.Y.

FLANSBURG WILLIAM, Sec. 26; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Free-will Bapt; born N.Y.

FOLLETT JOHN M. Center St., North of Fire Proof; Dealer in Agricultural Imple-
ments, Cambridge; born in Essex Co., N. Y. March 18, 1832; moved to Galesburg. 111.
1837; came to Henry County, 1852; took part in Kansas war under Jim Lane, 1856; mar-
ried to Miss H. B. Hill, in Galesburg, III., July 9, 1857; enlisted at Cambridge, 111. in Co.
H, 33d I.V.I. Sept. 19, 1861; re-enlisted at Indianola, Texas, in Co. H, 33d Infantry Illinois
Veteran Volunteers, Jan. i, 1864; served during the war as private, 2d Sergt, 1st Sergt, and
2nd Lieut; discharged at Vicksburg, Miss., Nov. 24, 1865; has a wife and four children,
all living; Ind; Infidel.

FORT D. Cambridge; works for Mrs. Jennings; Rep; Lib.

FREDERICKS NELSE, Farmer, Sec. 9; Cambridge; born in Denmark, Oct. 26, 1844;
Rep; Luth; owns 80 acres land, val. $4,000; lived in Denmark about eighteen years and came
to this country in 1862; came to Moline this state same year; came to Cambridge, Henry Co.
1864; is wagon-maker by trade, and carried on the business seven years in Cambridge; mar-
ried Louise Samuels, Nov. 5, 1864; she was born in Moline, Rock Island Co; they have two
children, Lizzie Corinne and Cora.

FULNER SYLVESTER, Cambridge; street commissioner; Dem; Bapt; born Pa.

/"* ARRISON G. G. Cambridge; Central Hotel; Rep; Lib; born Ind.
^* GARRISON MILTON, Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Pres; born Tenn.
GARRISON W. II. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Indiana.



HENRY COUNTY: CAMBRIDGE TOWNSHIP. 291

GAINES ELBERT H. Lumber Dealer, Cambridge; born in Cambridge, Henry Co. 111.
Jan. 10, 1852; he has lived in this county for the past twenty-four years, except one year,
when he lived in Pike Co. in this state, and a short time in Chicago; he is of the firm of
Stewart & Gaines, Dealers in Lumber and all kinds of Building Material, for the past five
years; Rep; Cong, pref; he married Miss Fanny B. Page, Oct. 3, 1876; she was born in Dixon,
111. Oct. 21, 1857.

GIBBS P. Sec. 21; P.O. Ulah; blacksmith and farmer; Dem; Meth; born Ohio.

GIBBS W., P.O. Ulah; farmer, rents of S. B. Arnold; Rep; Meth; born Ohio.

GILLILAND LEVI S., Cambridge; printer; Rep; Pres; born Pa.

GLASS NEAL, Blacksmith; Cambridge; born in Paisley, Scotland, Jan. I, 1847; Rep; Epis;
value of property $3,000; lived in Scotland about nine years, then removed to the "Giant's
Causeway," in the North of Ireland; came to this country March I, 1867; came to Cam-
bridge, this county, same year, and has been engaged in blacksmithing and carriage work;
is Junior Warden in Masonic Lodge; married Miss Eliza Macurdy; she was born North of
Ireland.

McGLINCHEY JAMES, Sec. 21; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Dem; Cath; born Ireland; 80 acres.

GOODLEY AINGER, Farmer; Sec. 17; P.O.Cambridge; born in Lincolnshire, Eng., Sept.
30, 1821; Rep; Meth; owns 200 acres land, value $10,000; he lived in England twenty-nine
years, and came to this country in 1850; lived in Ohio six years, and came to 111., to this
town and county in 1857, and has lived here about twenty years; only four houses around
here when he came; married Miss Mary White, Oct. I, 1851; she was born Lincolnshire,
England, July 24, 1827; they have three children, one daughter and two sons.

GOO1>RICH GEORGE Cambridge; Jeweler and Billiard Room; born in Madison Co.
N. Y., Dec. 19, 1829; he lived in New York State about twenty-one years, then went to
California and was there about seventeen years, returned to this State 1868, and has lived
here five years; is engaged in jewelry business, and has the largest billiard room in town; he
has two sisters living in this town; Rep; Lib.

GORDENIER JACOB W. Cambridge; Mason; born in Ulster Co., N.Y., Nov. 30,
1827; Rep; Lib; he lived in State of New York twenty-eight years, and removed to this
town, Henry Co., 111., in Dec., 1855, and has lived here over twenty-one years; one of early
settlers; he holds office of Township Collector of this township; he married Miss Harriet L.
Middaugh, Jan. 14, 1854; she was from Bradford Co., Pa., and born March 16, 1836; they
have had two children, Fred B., born Oct. 8, 1857, Emma, born Sept. 14, 1860, and died
April 12, 1862.

GORDON JOSEP. W., Sec. n; P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Cady, owner; Rep; Lib; born 111.

GOUCHER R. M., Cambridge; jeweler; Ind; Lib; born South Bend, Ind.

GOULD DAN, Cambridge; butcher; Rep; Meth. pref; born N. H.

GOULD F. C., Cambridge; merchant; Rep; Lib; born N. H.

GOULD LYFE Y. Cambridge; butcher and market; Rep; Meth. pref; born N. H.

GOULD MAJOR A. Grain and Stock Dealer, Cambridge; born in Piermont, N.IL, June
6, 1823; Rep; Lib; he lived in New Hampshire about 33 years, then removed to this State,
in Henry county, in April, 1856, and has resided here over twenty years; he has held the
office of Supervisor of this town; he was elected Clerk of the Circuit Court in 1860, and re-
elected in 1864; he is President of the Board of Trustees of this town; he married Miss Har-
riet N. Burnap, Aug. 31, 1845; she was from Thetford, Vt., born April 10, 1825; they have
had two children, one son and one daughter.

GOULD If. B. Cambridge; retired: born in Grafton Co., N. H., March 31, 1828; Rep; Lib;
he lived in the State of New Hampshire twenty-three years, and removed to Moline, in this
State in April, 1851; came to Cambridge, Henry Co., in May, 1856, and has lived here over
twenty-three years; one of the early settlers; he has held the office of Supervisor of town of
Cambridge for nine years; married Miss Mary Jane Jennings, Nov. 24, 1849; she was from
Peoria Co., and was born Nov. 14, 1838; they have two children, daughters, Nellie L., born
Oct. 20, 1863, Katie M., born Nov. 29, 1865.

GRUEY C. Q., Cambridge; Prof. High School; Rep; Bapt. pref; born Ohio.

T T ADEN A., Sec. 34; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Adventist; born Sweden; 40 acres.
HAGG A., Cambridge; laborer; Luth; born Sweden.

HAGIN DAX, Cambridge; merchant; born in Tompkins Co.,N.Y., Feb. 12, 1842; he lived
in New York State for twenty-nine years, and came to the State of Illinois and to Henry Co
in March, 1874; he is of the firm of Gould & Hagin, Grocery and Crockery Dealers; he was
in the army three years in the logth Reg. N. Y. Inf., and was in every engagement from the
battle of the Wilderness to surrender of Gen. Lee; has held office of Collector in Tompkins
Co., N.Y.; Rep; Lib; married Miss Dovia Owens, from Warren Co., Pa., Aug. 17, 1868; they
have two children, sons, Fred Eugene, Frank Gordon.



292 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

HAGIN JOHN B. Grain and Stock Dealer, Cambridge; born in Tompkins Co., N.Y.,
April 25, i8rS; Rep; Lib; value of property $15,000; he lived in New York State about
thirty-six years, when he removed to Jones Co., State of Iowa, and lived there one year,
and came to Geneseo, State of Illinois, in 1855, and has resided in this county over twenty-
one years; he was elected Sheriff of Henry County in 1862, was Postmaster in this town from
1864 to 1870, when he was again elected Sheriff of Henry Co; he was elected Supervisor of
town of Cambridge in 1876; he has been in grain and stock business for the past six years;
he married Miss Sarah J. Seeley, June 24, 1855; she was born State of Illinois, and born July
8, 1838; they have four children, one son and three daughters.

HALL HANNAH, Mrs. Widow. Sec. 29; P.O. Cambridge; born in Yorkshire, England,
Sept. 22, 1822; Epis; owns 80 acres land, value $4,000; she lived in England twenty-seven
years, and came to this country in 1849; came to this State and lived in Peoria nine years;
came to this county in 1858, and has lived here nineteen years; she married George Hall,
Nov. 3, 1844; he was born Yorkshire, England, Sept. 30, 1819; died Sept. 7, 1869; she has
three children, daughters, two at home and one in Nebraska; her only son died Dec. 16, 1860.

HALL J. H. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Lib; born Maine; 87^ acres, val. $7,500.

HALLGREN OSCAR, farmer; Sec. 32; P.O. Cambridge; born Sweden, Nov. 28, 1847!
Rep; Swedish Luth; owns 160 acres land, value $9,600; lived in Sweden about twenty-three
years, and came to this country 1870; came to this State and county same year, and has lived
here since, except three years he lived in Knox Co., Ill; his mother, four sisters and three
brothers reside with him.

HAMILTON OTTO S. Restaurant; Cambridge; born in Sweden, Sept. 2, 1844; Rep;
Lib; value of property $1,500; he lived in Sweden for twenty-four years, and came to this
country in 1868; came to this state the same year, and has lived here nine years; he married
Miss Sallie J. Rishel, Oct. 10, 1869; she was born in Pa; they have two children, one daugh-
ter and one son.

HAMMOND GEO. Cambridge; harness maker; Ind; Meth; born N.Y.

HAMMOND GEORGE R. Cambridge; harness maker; Dem; Lib; born New York.

HAND JNO. P. , Attorney at Law, Cambridge; born in Hanna Township, Henry Co.
Nov. 10, 1850; he has lived in this county twenty-six years, except about five years, when
he resided in Ogle County, and one year in Kansas; he has practiced his profession here for
the past eighteen months, and is associated with Col. A. R. Mock; Rep; Lib; he married
Miss Libbie Brayton, Oct. 26, 1871; she was born in Mt. Morris, Ogle Co. III., Feb. 12,
1849; they have one child, a son, Frederick Henry Hand, born April 28, 1874.

HANES N. E. Cambridge; teacher; Rep; Bapt; born Indiana.

HANSON PETER, Sec. 27; P.O. Ulah; farmer;; Rep; Adv; born Sweden; 39 acres land.

HANSON P., P.O. Ulah; lives with father; Rep; Adventist; born 111.

HARRIS C. H. Sec. 15; P.O. Cambridge; photographer; Rep; Bapt; born New York.

HARRIS GEORGE, Farmer, Sec. 15; P.O. Cambridge; born in Steuben Co. N.Y. Sept.
28, 1817; Rep; Bapt; owns 120 acres land, value $9,000; lived in N. Y. State about twenty-
eight years; moved to Penn., and lived there about eight years; came to this state and
county in 1853, and has lived here twenty-three years; one of early settlers; only few houses
here at that time; married Miss Mary M. Ellsworth, Sept. 12, 1841; she was from Chemung
Co. N.Y; they have five children, three sons and two daughters; lost one son.

HARRISON B. Cambridge; retired; Rep; Meth; born Pa.

HARRISON F. A. Cambridge; merchant; Rep; Lib; born Ohio.

HART H. P. Cambridge; harness maker; Rep; Meth; born New York.

HARTZELL JOHN W. Proprietor Cambridge House; born in Scott Co. Iowa, Oct. 14,
1839; Rep; Cong; value property $7,500; lived in Iowa about eight years, and came to Mo-
line, in this state, in 1847; lived there about eighteen years, and came to this county in 1876;
he is proprietor of the Cambridge House, the oldest hotel in town; he has held office of
Supervisor of Moline; he married Miss Lizzie M. Watt, of Moline, this state, Dec. 25, 1860.

HAYDEN G. H. Cambridge; Rep; Meth.

HELBERG P. Sec. 27; P.O. Ulah; farmer; Ind; Luth; born Sweden; 80 acres land.

HENDERSON HENRY, Farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Ulah; born Morgan Co. 111. April
28, 1853; Rep; Meth; owns 160 acres land, value $9,600; lived in Morgan Co. about four-
teen years, and removed to Henry Co., and has lived here nine years; married Miss Belle
Sowerby, March 5, 1874; she was born in Philadelphia, Pa. Nov. 5, 1854; they have two
children: a son, Norris Arthur, Dec. 19, 1874; a daughter, May, April 24, 1876.

HITCHCOCK W. L. Cambridge; hardware; Rep; liapt. pref.

HINMAN ELLIOTT Cambridge; lumber; Dem; Lib; born Henry Co. 111.




FRANK G. WELTON,
County Clerk, Cambridge.



HENRY COTTNTY: CAMBRIDGE TOWNSHIP. 295

HINMAN JULIUS S. Judge of Henry County Court, Cambridge; born in Canton,
Hartford, Co. Conn. June 16, 1823; he lived in State of Conn, twelve years, then moved to
Portage Co. Ohio, and lived there about sixteen years; came to this state, in Henry Co. in
1851, and has lived here over twenty-five years; one of the early settlers, and the only law-
yer now living in Henry Co. that was here when he came; he held office Swamp Land Com-
missioner for long time, also Justice of the Peace and Master in Chancery Circuit Court for
eighteen years; he has been County Judge of this county for eleven years elected in 1865;
Rep; Lib; married Miss Mary E. Westlake, Nov. 27, 1849; she was from Stark Co. Ohio;
they have five children, two sons and three daughters; lost one daughter.

HOBLEY THOS. H. Farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Ulah; born in Brooklyn, N. Y. Jan. 3, 1846!
Rep; Bapt; owns 120 acres land, $6,000; he lived in Brooklyn, N. Y. about twenty-three
years; was in employ Penn. R.R. Co., Star Union Fast Freight Line; removed to Illinois,
Henry Co. in 1869; has lived here eight years; has held office Constable; his mother and
sister are living with him; his brother, A. R. Hobley, owns 40 acres in Sec 25.

HOEPFNER C. Cambridge; shoemaker; Rep; Meth; born Germany.

HOLLENGUEST AUGUSTUS, Cambridge; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

HONE HENRY, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Ind; Meth; born New York.

HOOVER D. Cambridge; works elevator; Rep; Lib; born Pa.

HORN S. Cambridge; retired; Dem; Christian; born Mason Co. Ky.

HULIN B. I. Cambridge; wheelwright; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

T MAN I. H. Cambridge; laborer; Dem; Bapt. pref; born Pa.

IMAN M. E. Mrs. Cambridge; dress-maker; Bapt; born Pa; property $2,000.
INGRAM EUGENE, P.O. Sharon; works for W. Arnett; Rep; born Henry Co.
IRWIN THOMAS, P.O. Bishop Hill; farmer; Dem; Lib; born Ireland.

JACKSON ROBERT, Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Cong; born Ireland.
JACKSON WILLIAM B. Cambridge; harness-maker; Rep; Cong; born N. J.
JENNINGS SUSAN H. Mrs. Sec. 12, Cambridge P.O.; born in Pickaway Co. Ohio,
Aug. 20, 1813: Presb. pref; owns 1,200 acres of land, valued at $75,000; she lived in State of
Ohio twenty-two years; came to State of 111. and lived in Peoria Co. thirteen years; she
came to this town and county in 1847, and has lived here about thirty years; one of earliest
settlers; she married Levi Jennings, March 6, 1836; he was born in Virginia, March 10,
1794, and was brought up in Ohio; she has three children, two daughters and one son; has
lost one daughter.
JOHNSON A. Cambridge; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON A. C. Sec. 22; laborer; Rep; Meth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON ANDREW, Sec. 25, P.O. Bishop Hill; farmer; Dem; Lib; born Sweden; 40 acres.

JOHNSON AUGUSTUS, Sec. 9, P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON C. Mrs. widow, Sec. 34, P.O. Ulah; Meth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON C. G. Sec. 29, P.O. Cambridge; farmer; rents of J. Nord; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON C. J. Cambridge; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON DAVID, Sec. 18, P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Dem; Cong; born Ireland; in acres.

JOHNSON G-USTAV A. Farmer, Sec. 36, P.O. Bishop Hill; born Sweden, Oct. 2, 1818;
Ind; Lib; owns 160 acres of land, valued at $8,000; lived in Sweden thirty years; came to
this country in 1848; came to Knox Co. 111. same year; lived in Minnesota nine years, and
has lived in this town and county fourteen years; married Anna Nelson, in Aug. 1850; she
was born in Sweden, Dec. 28, 1826; they have seven children, four sons and three daughters;
lost three daughters.

JOHNSON JAMES, Cambridge; harness-maker; Rep; Cong; born Denmark.

JOHNSON JAMES, Sec. 36, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Ohio; 160 acres.

JOHNSON JAMES, Sec. 8, P.O. Cambridge; farmer; lives with father; Dem; Cong; 30 acres.

JOHNSON JAS. P. Cambridge; harness-maker; Rep; Luth; born Denmark.

JOHNSON J. P. Sec. II P.O. Cambridge; farmer; rents Linber's farm; Rep; Luth; Sweden.

JOHNSON OLOF, Sec. 34, P.O. Cambridge; farmer; Ind; Meth; born Sweden; 120 acres.

JOHNSON PETER, Cambridge; laborer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

JOHNSON S. Sec. 27, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Luth; born Sweden; 38 acres.

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296 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

JULIAN ALEXANDER. Sec. 35, P.O. Ulah; lives with father; Rep; Meth; born Ohio.

JULIAN BENJ. Sec. 35, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Ohio; 155 acres.

JULIAN CYRUS A. Sec. 27, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Luth; born Ohio.

JULIAN HENRY, Sec. 23, P.O. Ulah; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Ohio.

JULIAN ROBT. Sec. 36/P.O. Ulah; farmer; rents Bason's farm; Dem; Lib; born Ohio.

fULIAN S.. P.O. Ulah; farmer; rents of Decker; Rep; Bapt; born Ohio.



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