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she died April 13, '74; he married again to Mary M. Connor, of Page Co. Iowa, May 10, '76;
has 195 acres, value $12,050; Dem.

McCONNELL THOS. S. P.O. Woodhull; Sec. 18; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in
Juniata Co. Penn. April 16, '37; came to this Co. April 9, '57, and is among the oldest settlers;
has family of five children living. S. M., Annie C., Herbert, Porter and Thomas; Horace and
Willie, dead; wife was Miss Margaret Miller; born in Franklin Co. Penn. Sept. 27. '35;
married Feb. I, "59; .has 332 acres, value $24,900. Mr. M. has, without exception, the finest
barn in the County; Dem.

McCORMICK JOHN, Woodhull; shoemaker; Rep; from Pa.

McHOSE JOSEPH J. P.O. Woodhull; Editor and Publisher of the Woodhull Enterprise;
born in Geneseo, this Co. July 3, 1859; single; came to Woodhull in 1876, and bought the
Reporter, and in Jan. 1877, enlarged it to a seven col. folio; running one page in the
interest of Alpha.

McHOSE W. E. Woodhull; attorney at law; Rep; born Pa.

MCQUEEN DANIEL, P.O. Woodhull; Sec. 9; Farmer; born in Canandaigua, N.Y. Aug.
8, 1804; came to this Co. April 12, '52, and settled in this township, and is among the oldest
settlers; no family; has two grand children living with him, Geo. H. and John McQueen; wife
was Julana Brown; born in N. Y. State Nov. 2, 1813; married Nov. 8, 1827; has 277 acres,
value $13,850; Rep; both members of the M. E. Church.

McQUEEN DAN'L. P. Sec. 9, P.O. Woodhull; lives with D. McQueen; Rep; from Ohio.

MAGNER R. H. Woodhull; Editor Woodhull Enterprise; born in Mitchell, Lawrence
Co. Indiana, Feb. 17, 1849; left there and came to this state in 1851, and settled in Edgar
Co; remained three years, and then removed to Coles Co. Ill; remained there two years,
then removed to Douglas Co. where he remained until he was fifteen years of age; he then
entered the army, and served seventeen months; came to this county in 1872; has family, one
son, Harry E. born May 5, 1875; w 'fe was Miss Alice Dayhuff, born in Orange Co. Ind. Jan.
16, 1851; married Nov. 14, 1872; Rep.

MAHEH^VLEXANDER, Sec. 21, P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in
WestBow, Albany Co. N.Y. Nov. 21, 1825; came to this county in the Spring of 1859; has
family four children, Thomas P., Charles, Laura A. and Jennie A; wife was Lucia A. Hough-
ton, born in Grafton, Windham Co. Vt. March 2, 1843; married April 23, 1862; has 160
acres, valued at $8,000; Rep.

MALCOLM J. H. Sec. 3, P.O. Woodhull; from Sweden; 62 acres, $2,000.

MARSH O., P.O. Woodhull; harness-maker; Rep; from Ohio.

MASLIN G. T. Woodhull; proprietor Maslin House; Rep; from Maryland.

MAUCK PHILIP, Sec. 24, P.O. Necoma; Dem; from Indiana; 80 acres, $5,200.

MATTISON SWAN, Sec. 34, Woodhull; rents of I. Stickney; from Sweden.

MILLF.R JOS. Woodhull; section boss; Dem; from Germany.

MILLER McK. Woodhull; attorney; Rep; from Ohio.

MITCHELL ABEL, Woodhull; Hardware Merchant; born in Galesburg Tp. Knox Co.
111. Sept. 8, 1843; came to this county in Jan. 1869; has family; one daughter, Jessie, born
March 26, 1871; wife was Miss Alice Wyman, born in Onondaga Co. N.Y. March 7, 1847;
married Jan. 5, 1869; has So acres on Sec. 24, Oxford Tp. and has discovered a four-foot
vein of coal, and is about to sink a shaft, which will be a grand thing for the village of Wood-
hull; is School Treasurer of Clover Tp; Rep.

MONROE A. Sec. 20, P.O. Woodhull; from Scotland; 160 acres, $10,400.

MOODY DAN, Farmer, Sec. 20, P.O. Woodhull; born in Morrow Co. Ohio, April 25, 1832;
came to this county in the Fall of 1870; has family six children, Magpie E., William J., Ida
A., John F., Hattie. and Laura M.; wife was Abby Wescott, born in Marion Co. Ohio, Oct.
27, 1838; married Nov. 27, 1864; lives on his father's place; 100 acres, value $6,000; Dem.



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MOODY EATON, Sec. 6, P.O. Woodhull; rents of W. Forgy; Dem; from Ohio.
MOODY JOHN, Sec. 20, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Pa; 100 acres, $5,000.
MOODY N. Sec. 17, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 80 acres, $4,800.
MORTIS JOS. Woodhull; tinner; Rep; from N.Y.

MORTSOLF JACOB, Sec. 13, P.O. Necoma; Dem; from Ohio; 120 acres, $4,000.
MOSHER S. Sec. 24. P.O. Necoma; Rep; from N.Y; 140 acres, $7,000.
MUGGRAGE S. G. Woodhull; principal high school; Dem; from Ohio.
MURRAY JOHN, Woodhull; laborer; Dem; from Ireland.

XJEASTRUM CHAS. Sec. 8, P.O. Woodhull; rents N. Forgy estate; from Sweden.
-^ NEELEY S. W. Woodhull; book-keeper, Rep; from Pa.
NELSON C. Sec. 21, P.O. Woodhull; rents C. G. Anderson's place; from Sweden.
NELSON CHAS. Sec. 10, P.O. Woodhull; rents the J. B. Gebbany farm; from Sweden.
NELSON N. P. Sec. 18, P.O. Woodhull; works for J. W. Shetler; Rep; from Sweden.
NELSON P. N. Sec. 25, P.O. Necoma; Rep; from Sweden; 240 acres, $12,000.
NEWMAN J. H. Sec. 23, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from N.Y; 100 acres, $5,000.
NODINE MALCOM, Sec. 2, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Sweden; 120 acres, $4,800.



CHAS. Sec. 34, P.O. Woodhull; rents of I. Stickney; from Sweden.
- OLSON M. F. Woodhull; merchant; Rep; from Sweden.
OLSON OLUF, Woodhull; restaurant; Rep; from Sweden.

OLSON OLOF, Sec. 20, P.O. Woodhull; rents of S. Bergers; Rep; from Sweden.
OLSON PETER, Sec. 32, P.O. Woodhull; from Sweden; 80 acres, $4,500.
OSBORN ELICK, Sec. 9, P.O. Woodhull; lives with his father; Dem.
OSBORN STEPHEN, Sec. 9, P.O. Woodhull; rents of O. P. Taylor; Dem.
OSBORN WM. Sec. 10, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Ohio; 40 acres, $2,000.
OSTRUM L. W. Woodhull; groceries; Rep; from N.Y.
OSTROM MORGAN, Woodhull; groceries; Rep; from N.Y.

OALMET SWAN, Sec. u, P.O. Woodhull; from Sweden; 80 acres, $3,200.
PADEN ISAAC Jr. Woodhull; laborer; Rep; from 111.

PAYDEN CHARLEY, Woodhull; mason; Rep; from 111.

PAYTON WM. Postmaster, Woodhull; born in Butler Co. Ohio, April 29, 1812; came to
this Co. in 1854; has family nine children living, three dead; wife was Mary Ann Hamilton,
born in Ky. March 12, 1817; married Dec. 3, 1833; value estate $3,000; R<p; Meth; was
Justice of the Peace, and held other town offices.

PECK W. Sec. 13. P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Ohio; 40 acres, $1,600.

PEREGOY G. W. Sec. 10, P.O. Woodhull; school teacher; Rep; from Ohio; 90 acres, $5,400.

PERKINS ALBERT, Woodhull; laborer; Rep; from Ohio.

PETERSON AARON, Sec. 29; P.O. Woodhull; works for T. J. Howell; from Sweden.

PETERSON JOHN E. Sec. 33; P.O. Woodhull; rents of S. W. Johnson; from Sweden,

PETERSON SWAN, Sec. 15; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Sweden; 80 acres, value $3,200.

PLUNKET MARTIN, Sec. 32; P.O. Woodhull; broom-maker; Dem; from Missouri.

"D ACKLEY W. B., P.O. Woodhull; school teacher; Dem; from South Carolina.

^ RAFFERTY TIMOTHY, Sec. 34; P.O.Woodhull; Dem; rentsof F.Buttler; from Ireland.

RAYLEY MILO, Woodhull; carpenter; Rep; bom Mass.

REED ALBERT. Sec. I; P.O. Cambridge; lives with his father; Dem; from 111.

REED A. A., P.O. Cambridge; Sec. 12, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Litchfield Co.
Ct., July 21, 1821; came to this state, and settled in Knox Co. in 1840, and remained there
until 1850, and then came here, and is among the oldest settlers; has family of six children
Geo. F., Albert M., Willis A., Lewis C., Chas. M. and Minnie A.; wife was Mary A. Cook,
born in town of Hadley, Mass., Feb. 7, 1830; married March 31, 1852; has 360 acres, value
$14,400; Dem.

REED GEO. F. Sec. I; P.O. Cambridge; lives on his father's place; Dem; born 111.
REEVES A. R. Sec. 23; P.O. Necoma; lives with his father; Rep; from Inrl.



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REEVE G. Sec. 23; P.O. Necoraa; Rep; from Ky; has 280 acres, value $11,200.

REEVE W. H. Sec. 23; P.O. Necoma; lives with his father; Rep; from Ind.

RICHARDS Gr. A. Sec. 33, Farmer; P.O. Woodhull; born in Windham Co. Vt., March 10,

1833; came to this county in the Spring of 1855, and is among the oldest settlers; has family

of two children, Minnie A. and Arthur; wife was Miss M. A.Clark, born in Ohio, 1843;

married in 1861; has 120 acres, value $9,000; was Assessor and Collector two terms' Rep-

Meth.

RICHARDS W., Woodhull; tinner; Rep; from England.

RICHARDSON R..F. Sec. 3; P.O. Woodhull; Derii; from Pa; 40 acres, value $2,000.

RICHTMYER ABRAM, Woodhull; Attorney at Law; born in Schoharie Co. N. V.,
March n, 1842; came to this county November, 1869; has family of two children, Jeremiah,
born Jan. 28, 1872; Grace, born Oct. 28, 1874; wife was Mary Burton, born in the same place
February, 1840; married July 4, 1867; Dem.

RIDENOUR JOHN B. Woodhull; Lumber Merchant; born in Westmoreland Co. Pa.,
May 2, 1823; came to this county in the Fall of 1853, and is among the oldest settlers; has
family of two sons and one daughter; wife was Miss Loys Payton, from Blackford Co. In-
diana; born Dec. 30, 1837; Mr. R. served three years and nine months in the late Rebellion,
in Co. A, 55th 111. Vol.; has been Justice of the Peace, Assessor, and held other Township
offices; value estate, $2,600; Rep; Meth.

ROOT ALBERT O. Sec. 17; P.O. Woodhull; lives with his father; Rep; from 111.

ROOT WILLIAM E. Sec. 17; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Ohio; has 160 acres, value $10.000.

ROUNDS C. Sec. 29; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from 111; has 80 acres, value $5,200.

RUNDSTROM S. C. Woodhull; Furniture Dealer; born in Christianstad, Sweden, Aug.
9, 1848; came to the U. S. and to Galesburg the 7th of September, 1867, and remained there
three years, then removed to Woodhull and went into the furniture business; no family;
wife was Ida M. Walline, from Sweden; married March 29, 1876; value estate, $3,000; Rep;
belongs to the I. O. O. F., Clover Lodge 383.

SAGE CHAS. W., Woodhull; bakery and confectionery; Dem; from 111.
SEDERBURG FRANK, Sec. 20; P.O. Woodhull; rents A. Monroe; from Sweden.

SANNQUIST CHAS. G. W,oodhull; Barber; born Deiderhult, Sweden, July 5, 1853; left
there and came to the U. S., and to Chicago Sept. 13, 1865; then went to Lake Co. Indiana,
and remained there two years, and then removed to Altona, this state, and remained there
until 1872, and then came to Woodhull; single; Rep; Luth.

SANNQUIST PETRUS M. Woodhull; Pastor Swedish Lutheran Church; born in Osk-
arhamn, Sweden, June 8, 1835; came to America in the Fall of 1865, and to Woodhull in the
Fall of 1871, and took charge of the above named church; has family of one daughter living,
one son dead; has one adopted son; wife was Miss Ida J. Sandell, from Flireryd, Sweden,
born Aug. 22, 1844; married June 8, 1866; Rep.

SEIBERT j6HN, Woodhull; restaurant; Ind; from Pa.

SEVER JOSEPH, Sec. 15, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Ohio; 150 ac. val. $8,250.

SEYMOUR R. Sec. 35, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from Va; 40 ac. val. $2,000.

SHACKLEE A. Mrs. Sec. II, P.O. Woodhull; from Ohio; 60 ac. val. $2,400.

SHACKLEE W. W. Sec. 14, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 20 ac. val. $500.

SHATTUCK A. F. Sec. 15, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; Ohio; 176 ac. val. $10,050.

SHATTUCK JOHN, Sec. 16, P.O. Woodhull; rents of A. Shattuck; Rep; from Ohio.

SHERMEN A. Sec. 34, P.O. Woodhull; rents of Mrs. E. Cone; Rep; from 111.

SHERWOOD ELIAS, Woodhull; carpenter; Rep; from N.Y.

SHETLER JOHN W., P.O. Woodhull, Sec. 18, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in
Franklin Co. Pa. July 13, 1840; came to this Co. in March, 1866; has family three children.
Edith May, William Elmer, and Fred C.; wife was Miss Nancy J. Knox, born in Juniata
Co. Pa. June 24, 1851, married March II, 1869; has 239 acres, value $15,535; Dem.

SHINN HIRAM, P.O. Woodhull, Sec. 7, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Harrison Co.
West Va. Sept. 19, 1800; left Va. and settled in Fulton Co. 111. in April, 1834, remained there
eight years and then removed to Knox Co. and remained there twelve years, and then re-
moved to Mercer Co. this state, and remained there ten years, and then came to this Co; has
family ten children living, three dead; wife was Dorcas Shinn, born in the same place Jan.
5, 1801, married Feb. 28, 1819; has too acres, value $6,000; Rep.

SHINN L. B. lives with his father, Sec. 7, P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from 111.





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SIMMONS WM. H. P.O. Woodhull, Sec. 28, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Bristol
Co. Mass. Jan. 4, 1816; came to this Co. April, 1855. and settled in Kewanee and remained
there five years, and then came to this Tp; has family five children, Mary E., Eugenie M.,
Alice L., married; Evelinda A. and Horace F., single; wife was Mary A. Briggs, born in the
same place, Sept. 2, 1817, married Dec. 9, 1838; has 175 acres, value of estate $20,000; Dem.
SKINNER A. A. Woodhull; prop. Skinner's Hotel; Rep; from Pa.

SLATER CHRISTOPHER. Sec. 22, P.O. Woodhull; rents of James Slater; Dem; from Ohio.
SLATER G. J. Sec. 3, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 130 ac. val. $6,500.
SLATER JAMES, Sec. 15, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Pa; 160 ac. val. $8,000.
SLATER JOS. Sec. 22, P.O. Woodhull; rents of Z. Elliott; Dem; from Ohio.
SLAWSON L. W. P.O. Woodhull, Sec. 19, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Albany Co.
N.V. Aug. 1, 1838; came to this Co. in 1859, and settled in this Tp; has family three children,
Horace, Solon W. and Luella; has one adopted son, Chas.; wife was Wilhelmina Houghton,
born in Windham Co. Vt. April 27, 1846, married Dec. 25, 1866; has 160 acres, value $10,-
400; Rep.

SMITH NATHAN T. Sec. 36, P.O. Galva; works H. Jones' farm; Rep; from Ohio.
SPRATT JAMES, Sec. 31, P.O. Woodhull; rents of Isaac Stickney; from England.
SPROUSE JOHN, Woodhull; farmer; Dem; from Va.

STEPHENS I. Sec. 23, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 80 ac. val. $3,600.
STEPHENS W. M. Sec. 23, P.O. Woodhull; rents of I. Stephens; Dem; from Ohio.
STEPHENSON GILBERT, lives with his father, Sec. 6, P.O. Andover; Rep; from 111.
STEPHENSON STEPHEN, Sec. 6, Farmer and Stock Raiser, P.O. Andover; born in
Lynchapin, Sweden, Sept. 23, 1822; came to the U. S. and this Co. in Aug. 1852, and is
among the oldest settlers; has family seven children, John A., Gust. O., August G., Frank
A., Henry A., Charles A. and Eddie N.; wife was Mary Johnson, from the same place, born
Sept. 22, 1821, married in 1847; has 536^ acres, value $26,800; Ren; Luth; has four chil-
dren dead, two sons and two daughters.

STICKNEY ALFRED, P.O. Woodhull, Sec. 20, Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in
Windham Co. Vt. July 3, 1840; came to this Co. in the Spring of 1853, and is among the
oldest settlers; has family one daughter, Carrie Alice, born April 16, 1875; wife was Miss
Eugenia Simmons, born in Columbia Co. Ohio, Oct. 8, 1845, married April 13, 1870: has
300 acres, value $15,000; Rep.

STICKNEY CAKRIE W. Miss, Res. and P.O. Ontario, Knox Co. 111.; daughter of
the late Henry Stickney, who was born in Grafton, Vt. Jan. 29, 1807; he located in this Co.
in April, 1852; he died Nov. 16, 1866, being one of the oldest settlers in the Co; Mrs. Stick-
ney was Miss M. A. Wood, born in Rindge, N.H. Feb. 22, 1810; they were married June 20,
1837; he left an estate of 935 acres, value $50,000; Miss Carrie was born in this Co. Oct. 6,
1856; she has 250 acres on Sec. 27, value $15,000; she resides with her mother in Ontario,
Knox Co. 111.
STICKNEY H. P.O. Woodhull; born in Middlesex Co. Mass. Nov. 7, 1838; came to this

county April, 1853; not married; has 240 acres on Sec. 22, valued at $12,000; Rep.
STICKNEY ISAAC, Sec. 31, P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Graf-
ton, Windham, Co. Vt. May I, 1814; came to this county in the Spring of 1867; Mr. S. is
the most extensive farmer in the town; has family four children, Arthur W., Mary E., Sallie
E. and Isaac F.; wife was Miss Eliza Wass, born in Nottinghamshire, England, Jan. 8, 1834;
married Jan. 21, 1864; has 891 acres, valued at $67,125; Rep.

STICKNEY WILLIAM C. Sec*27, P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born
in Cambridgeport, Mass. Sept. 6, 1846; came to this Co. in April, 1853, and is among the
oldest settlers; has a family two children, William Wood, born March 15, 1871; Mary Grace,
born Aug. 15. 1874; wife was Miss Ida A. Clark, born in Milford, New Haven Co. Conn.
Jan. I, 1848; married April 13, 1870; has 178 acres, valued at $13,450; is Supervisor, and
held other town offices; Rep.

STIEFEL F. Sec. I, P.O. Cambridge; from Germany; 240 acres, $12,000.
STIERS JAMES, Woodhull; laborer; Rep; from Ohio.
STIERS OSCAR, Woodhull; butcher; Dem; from Ohio.
STIERS WM. Woodhull; butcher; Dem; from Ohio.
STITT GEO. W. Woodhull; stock dealer; Dem; from Pa.

SWANSON ALEXANDER, Sec. 28, P.O. Woodhull; rents of H. E. Houghton; Sweden.
SWANSON C. A. Sec. 18, P.O. Woodhull; rents of J. Shetler; Rep; from Sweden.
SWANSOX JOHN E. Woodhull; tailor; Rep; from Sweden.

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336 VOTERS AND TAXPAYERS OF

SWANSON WM; Sec. i; P.O.Cambridge; rents W. Poppy's place; from Sweden.
SWARD A. Woodhull; section boss; Rep; born Sweden.

"pALBOTT W. K., P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from N.Y.

TAYLOR B. Woodhull; blacksmith; Rep; from Ohio.

TAYLOR D. Sec. 13, P.O. Necoma; Rep; from Ireland; 60 acres, $2,400.

TAYLOR D. P. Woodhull; physician and surgeon; Dem; from Pa.

TAYLOR MICHAEL, Sec. 9, P.O. Woodhull; lives with his son; Dem; from Pa.

TAYLOR O. P. Sec. 9, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Pa; 320 acres, $19,200.

TEMPLETON WM., P.O. Woodhull; farmer; Rep; Meth; from Indiana.

THAYER II. Sec. 32; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; from N.Y; 80 acres, $4,000.

THAYER M. S. Sec. 36, P.O. Oneida; Rep; from N. Y; 100 acres, $5,000.

THOMPSON B. B. Woodhull; mason; Rep; from Scotland.

THORP JAMES, Sec. 26, P.O. Necoma; lives on the J. Thorp estate. Rep; from Indiana.

TOWER JULIUS, Woodhull; police magistrate; Rep; from Vt.

TURNER. L. W. Sec. 29, P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Orange Co.
N.Y. May 31, 1829; came to this county in the Fall of 1861, and settled in this Tp; has fam-
ily, one son, Lucius A. born in Miami Co. Ohio, April 6, 1857; wife was Julia A. Shute, from
Washington Co. Ohio, born July 10, 1822; married Sept. 21, 1853; has 120 acres, valued at
$7,800; Rep; is also School Trustee.

VANNICE A. P. Woodhull; Restaurant; born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, Jan. 8, 1845;
came to this county in 1852; has family, one son, E. I. born Oct. 3, 1871; wife was Miss So-
phia Errett, born in Allegheny, Pa. Aug. 1844; value of estate, $800; Rep.



A1TALGREN P. Sec. 4, P.O. Andover; from Sweden; 22 acres;
^* WALTON JAS. Woodhull; hardware merchant; Rep; from England.

WEBURG P. Sec. 13, P.O. Necoma; Rep; from Sweden; 80 acres, $3,000.

WEIR A. M. Woodhull; druggist; Dem; from 111.

WEIR J. Sec. 16, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 80 acres, $4,000.

WEIR J. Sec. 26, P.O. Woodhull; Dem; from Ohio; 160 acres, $8,000.

WEIR JAMES, Woodhull; druggist; Dem; from 111.

WENNERSTRUM CHAS. F. Woodhull; Clerk for J. D. Bell; born in Nye, near
Hoetlanda, Sweden, July 29, 1852; came to the U.S. in June, 1870, and to this county in
1874; single; Rep; Meth; is a member of the Masonic and Odd Fellows Lodges.

WEST N. Sec. 32, P.O. Woodhull; rents of S. H. Ferris; Rep; from 111.

WHITE THOS., P.O. Woodhull; retired; Rep; from England.

WHITMORE D. Woodhull; retired; Dem; from Ohio; 224 acres, $11,200.

WHITMORE JOHN, Woodhull; retired; lives with D. Whitmore; Dem; from Pa.

WHITNEY G. W. Sec. 18, P.O. Woodhull; rents of W. Root; Rep; from Ohio.

WHITNEY N. C. Sec. 8, P.O. Woodhull; Farmer and Stock Raiser; born in Washington
Co. Ohio, May 14, 1834; came to this state and to Boone Co. in 1855, and remained there
eighteen months, then removed to this county, and settled in this Tp; has family seven chil-
dren, John T., Lafayette, Marietta, Cora C., N. Franklin, Willie T. and Hattie Gertrude;
one dead, Mary E.; wife was Catherine Shiers, born in Philadelphia, Sept. 31, 1836; married
Feb. 27, 1859; has 120 acres, value $7,200; Rep.

WHITNEY WILLIAM, Sec. 17, P.O.WoodhulI; Farmer; born in Town Waterford. Wash-
ington Co. Ohio, May 13, 1823; came to the state and to DeKalb Co. in 1852; remained there
six months, and then removed to Winnebago Co; remained there three years, and then came
to this county, and settled in this Tp; has family three children, Geo. W., Sarah A. and
Chas. E.; wife was Jane Cheffy, born in Va. June 18, 1821 ; married Feb. 15, 1844; has three
children dead, Charlotte, Mary E. and Wm. R.; has 80 acres, value $4,800; Rep; Meth.

WIDNEY A. E. Woodhull; clerk; Dem; from Pa.

WILEY SOLON W. Woodhull; banker; Rep; from 111.

WILKINS CHAS., P.O. Woodhull; constable; Rep; from Pa.

WILKINS JOHN, Woodhull; carpenter; Rep; from Pa.

WILKINS WM. Woodhull; carpenter; Rep; from Pa.



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WILLIS J. W. Woodhull; physician; Ind; from N.Y.
WOODS JOS. Woodhull; painter; Dem; from Pa.

VUVER ISAAC, P.O. Woodhull; retired; Ind> from Pa.

BUSINESS DIRECTORY.
WOODHULL.

Bell J. D. Dealer in Staple and Fancy Dry Goods, Ready Made Clothing, Hats,
Caps, Boots, Shoes, Millinery and Straw Goods.

Goodell B. H. Livery, Feed and Sale Stable.

McHose J. J. Editor and Publisher Woodhull Enterprise. This office has
recently been fitted up with New Type, Presses, etc., and has facilities for
turning out all kinds of Job Work from a visiting card to a mammoth
poster, with neatness and dispatch. Job Work done in colors if desired.

Mitchell Abel, Dealer in Hardware, Stoves, and Farm Machinery.

Richtmyer Abram, Attorney at Law and Collection Agent.

RidetlOUr JnO. B. Lumber Dealer.

Rlindstrom S. C. Manufacturer and Dealer in Furniture of every description.

Sannquist Chas. G. Barber and Hair Dresser. Hair Cutting, Shaving and
Shampooing done in the best style. Woodhull Bath House in connection.

Vannice A. P. Dealer in Canned Goods, Tobacco, Cigars, Oysters, etc.



OXFORD TOWNSHIP.

A BRAHAMSON CHAS. Sec. 2; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 120 acres.

*"* ABRAHAMSON N. P. lives with his father, Sec. 2; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; Luth.

A BRAHAMSON N. A. Farmer and Stock Raiser, Sec. 2; P.O. Woodhull; born in Swe-
den, March 4, 1825; came to the United States and to this county in 1860; has family of
seven children, Nelson P., Ameny, Sonoro, Emmet, John, Nancy and Tilda; wife was Mary
Nelson, from same place; has 326 acres, value $16,300; Rep; Luth.

ADMUN A. J. Sec. 13; P.O. Woodhull; farmer; Luth; from Sweden; has 60 ac. val. $3,000.

ANDERSON JOHN, lives with his father. Sec. 5; P.O. New Windsor; farmer; Rep; Sweden.

ANDERSON JOHN, Sec. 9; P.O. Alpha; farmer, rents of C. J. Samuelson; Rep; Luth.

ANDERSON JOHN, Sec. 17, P.O. New Windsor; farmer; works for A. P. Falk; Rep; Luth.

ANDERSON J. H. Sec. 9; P.O. Alpha; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 300 ac. val. $18,000.

ANDERSON NELS, Sec. 5; P.O. New Windsor; farmer; Rep; Meth; from Sweden; 189 ac.

O ACHUS ARCHIBALD, lives with his father, Sec. 30; P.O. Oxford; laborer; Rep; born III.
BARTON T. J. Alpha; hotel proprietor; Ind; Pres; from Pa.

BACHUS JAMES, Farmer; Sec. 30; P.O. Oxford; born in Gallia Co. Ohio, Oct. 14,
1823; left there and came to this county in October, 1845, and is among the oldest settlers,
there being very few when he came; has family of seven children living, one dead; has been
married twice; first wife was Mary James, born in Pa. May 22; 1824; married May 22, 1846;
she died Dec. 20, 1875; married again to Nancy C. Maxey, born in HardinCo. Ky. March 29,
1846; married May 31. 1876; has 119 acres, value $8,330; Rep; Meth; has been School
Trustee for twenty-three years.

BARTON WM., P.O. Alpha; laborer: Dem; from Pa.

BANKSON OLUF, Sec. 21; P.O. Alpha; farmer, rents of W. D. Fleharty; Luth; from Germ'y.

BEERS F. C. Sec. 19; P.O. Oxford; farmer, works for S. B. Shumway; Rep; from Ohio.



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BERGSTROM PETER, Sec. 26; P.O. Woodhull; farmer, works for Jos. I.aird; Rep.

BESTOR JOHN G. lives with his father, Sec. 18; P.O. New Windsor; Rep; from Conn.

BESTOR T. J. Sec. 18; P.O. New Windsor; Rep; from Conn; has 5 acres; val. estate $1,200.

BILLINGS JOHN, Sec. 29; P.O. Alpha; farmer; Ind; from N.Y.; has 240 acres, val. $16,800.

BIRQUIST C. Sec. II; P.O. Woodhull; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 80 acres, val. $4,000.

BLADE JOHN M. Sec. 16; P.O. Alpha; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; has 200 ac. val. $12,000.

BLAIR D. R., P.O. Alpha; farmer; Rep; born 111.

BLAIR WM. Alpha: retired; Rep; from Nova Scotia.

BLOOM FRANK, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. I; P.O. Woodhull; born in Sweden,
Oct. 8, 1834; came to the United States and to this county in the Spring of 1865; has three
children, Charley M., Silma and John Oscar; wife was Hannah Johnson, from the same
place, born May 23, 1847; married in the Spring of 1865; has 100 acres, val. $5, 300; Rep;
Luth.

BRABERG PETER, Sec. 7; P.O. New Windsor; farmer; Rep; Luth; from Sweden; 80 ac.

BRIDGER T. W. Sec. 18; P.O. New Windsor; farmer; Rep; from N.Y.; has 170 acres.

BRIGGS AUGUSTUS, Sec. 20; P.O. New Windsor; farmer, rents of G. W. Briggs; Ind.

BRIGGS A. M. Sec. 4; P.O. Alpha; farmer, lives on his mother's place; Rep; Bapt; born 111.



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