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ALBERT JACOB, Sec. 17; P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Pa; 60 acres, $1,800.

ALLEN ALBERT P. Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Pa.

ALLEN E. Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Pa. 1809; owns 200 ac. val. $8,000.

ANGLE PHILLIP, New Bedford; physician; Dem; Ind, born Ohio, house and lot.

BAKER M. M. Sec. 35; P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem.

BAILEY JOHN, Sec. 32; P.O. New Bedford; farmer, Rep; Ind; born Ohio; 5 acres.

BARD C. J. Sec. 2; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Ind; 104 acres, val. $5,000.

BARD D. N. Sec. 8; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born Ohio.

BARNES E. C. Sec. 19; P.O. New Bedford; farmer;. Dem; Ind; born Vt.; 40 acres, $1,200.

BAXTER NEWTON, Farmer, Sec. 34;. P.O. N. Bedford; born .in Steuben Co. N.Y. Feb. 5, 1840; came to this Co. in 1865; Ind; U. Brethren; owns 40 acres, value $2,000; held the office of School Director five years; wife was Naomi W. Davis, born in Morgan Co. Ohio, Nov. 4, 1840; married Sept. 18, 1862; two boys, Eugene C., Reuben H., and two girls, Olive M., and Ella Leona Baxter.

BAXTER SYLVANUS, Sec. 28; P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Meth. Epis; born N.Y.; 74 ac.

BAXTER WM. New Bedford; laborer; Rep; Ind; from Ill.

BEARSS LEANDER, Sec. 36; P.O. Walnut; Dem; born Ill; 80 acres, $3,600.

BORLAND J. R. Tinsmith, N. Bedford; born in Canada, March 19. 1840; came to this Co. in 1868; Rep; Ind; enlisted in the 45th Reg. I. V. I. Co. C, Sept. 6, 1861; was at the taking of Ft. Henry, Donelson and Shiloh; was taken sick near Jackson, rejoined his regiment there, and shortly after was taken prisoner; was a prisoner about six months; rejoined the regiment at Vicksburg, was there all through the siege; was afterwards changed to the Veteran Corps, and stationed at Rock Island till the close of the war; discharged Dec. 6, 1864; wife was Matilda J. Wilson, born Penn. Aug. 1, 1845; married March 29, 1864; six children, two girls and four boys.

BOWEN B. Farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Walnut; born in Michigan, Feb. 1, 1838; has a family of three children living one dead; owns 80 acres of land; valued at $3 200; Dem.

BOWEN C. S. Farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; born in Penn. May 30, 1814; has a family of seven children living two dead; owns 180 acres, valued at $6,300; voted for Cooper.

BOWEN MORRIS, Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; renter; Dem; Ind; born Pa.

BOWEN SARAH, Sec. 35; P.O. Walnut; Ind; ,born Pa.; 40 acres.

BOWEN SILAS, Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born 1854; own 40 acres, val. $1,400.

BOWER STEPHEN, Sec. 24; P.O. Walnut; farmer; born in 1846; owns 80 ac. val. $2,800.

BRADLEY H. Sec. 25; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born Ireland, 1822; owns 120 acres.

BREED Mrs., N. Bedford; born N.Y.; house and lot.

CARPENTER J. H. Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Bennington Co. Vt.

CARTER VALENTINE, Sec. 7; P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Meth. Epis; N. J.

CHASE E. Sees. 32 and 46; N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; 40 acres, $1, 600.

CHASE W. H., P.O. N. Bedford; hotel-keeper; Rep; Ind; 160 acres, $6,400; New York.

CHASE WM. H. Sec. 29; P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Va. 1822; owns 120 acres.

CHURCH HENRY, Sec. 20; P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ill.; 200 acres.

CLINK I. N. Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Pa. 1831; owns 240 acres; $7.200.

CRAFT JOHN W. Blacksmith, N. Bedford; born Hunterdon Co. N.J. April 24, 1834; came to this Co. 1869; was in the 8th Reg. N.J. V. I. two years under Hooker; was at the battles of Williamsburg, seven days before Richmond, two days Bull's Run; discharged on account of typhoid fever; re-enlisted after two years in 2d N. J. Cavalry, Co. M, under Grierson, was with him in his famous raid through Mississippi; discharged in Aug. 1865; wife was Rosina Zellars, married in 1862; eight children, two boys and five girls living; Dem; Meth.

CRAMIN Mrs. Sec. 35; P.O. Walnut; born Germany; 60 acres, val. $2,500.

Dahl E. Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Ind; born Germany; 50 acres.

DEARBON DAVID, P.O. N. Bedford; Dem; born N.H. 1801.

DIXON DAVID, Farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Walnut; born in Fayette Co. Pa. April 16, 1824; has been School Director for three years; has a family of five children all living; owns 20 acres, valued at $600;. Dem; Meth.

DOST JOHN, Sec. 3, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Germany; 90 ac. $4,500.

DRAPER FRANKLIN, Sec. 33, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Vt; 80 ac. $4,000.

DRAPER DENNIS, Sec. 33, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Vt; 80 ac. val. $4,000.

DRAPER JAMES H. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Vt; 100 ac. val. $5,000.

DRAPER J. M. Farmer, Sec. 33, P.O. New Bedford; born in Bennington Co. Vt; Dec. 5, 1817, came to this county in 1846; Rep; Meth; 435 acres, value $17,400; holds the office of School Director now, and has held the offices of Town Clerk, Collector and Assessor, School Trustee, and Road-master; wife was C. M. Upham, born in Bennington Co., July 23, 1820; married July 1, 1838; seven children.

DUTTON JOHN, Sec. 28, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ill; 80 acres, $2,400.

EMERY JOHN W. Sec. 25, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Maine; 120 acres, val. $7,200.

ERRICKSON JOHN, Sec. 28, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; from Sweden.

EVANS M. A. Sec. 25. P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Ind; owns 120 acres, value $4,800.

FINLEY JOSEPH, New Bedford; harness maker; Rep; Ind; from Mo; 16 acres, $1,000.

FORCE SAM. New Bedford; blacksmith; Rep; born Indiana, 1853.

GIBONS J. Sec. 16, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem.

GIBSON JOSEPH, Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Ill; 160 acres.

GIBSON JOHN, Farmer, Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; born in Gayland, New York, Jan. 26, 1829, came to this county in 1851; Rep; Christian; owns 364 acres, value $11,000; held the office of School Director two terms; wife was Hester Ann Lathrop, born in Selby Township, Bureau Co. Ill. Aug. 23, 1836, married March 20, 1854; two children, Clara Emma and Clarence; father kept hotel in Princeton several years; mother died at Princeton, Sept. 6, 1847.

GRIFFIN ALFRED, Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Ohio.

GRIFFIN JAS. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; renter; Dem; born Ohio.

HAGAN PATRICK Sr. Sec. 19, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; born Ireland; 440 acres.

HALL A. Sec. 33, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; born Ill. 1854; 95 ac. val. $3,800.

HALL ALFRED, Sec. 29, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; from Indiana; 80 ac. $4,000.

HALL JAMES, Sec. 29, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born in Ohio, 1834; 86 ac. $4,300.

HALL JAMES, Sec. 29, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; from Indiana; 75 ac. $3,500.

HALL JOHN, Sec. 21, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; born Ill; 66 ac. val. $1,980.

HALL JUSTUS. Sec. 20, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; from Indiana.

HALL NANCY Mrs. Sec. 20, P.O. New Bedford; born Indiana; 40 acres, $2,000.

HALL W. H. Sec. 17, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; born Indiana; 100 ac. $4,000.

HAMILTON SIMON, Sec. 31, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ohio; 145 acres.

HARRIS ELI, Sec. 11, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Ohio, 1827; 81 ac. val. $2,000.

HASTINGS O. H. P. Farmer, Sec. 16, P.O. Walnut; born in New York, Dec. 10,1815; was in California four years, Wisconsin three years; came to LaSalle Co. in 1839; came to Bureau Co. in 1856, and lived here since; first wife was Mary Inman, born in New York, Aug. 6, 1815, died Nov. 20 1856; second wife was D. L. McNitt, born in Bureau Co. March 3, 1848, married Feb. 9, 1863; he had twenty children, twelve by first wife, and eight by second wife, one boy and ten girls living; Dem; Ind; owns 40 acres, value $1,600.

HAY A.W. New Bedford; merchant; Dem; born in Now Hampshire, 1850.

HAY W. L. & SON, Merchants, New Bedford, Dealers in Dry Goods, Groceries, Boots and Shoes; own 360 acres of land, valued at $18,000; and an incumbrance on it of five thousand dollars; Dem.

HILL A. H. Farmer, Sec. 34, P.O. New Bedford; born in Canada, Nov. 7, 1851, came to this county in 1863; Rep; Ind; 280 acres, $11,200; wife was Henrietta Briggs, born in Newark, N. J. Feb. 6, 1852, married Dec. 18, 1873; Mr. Hill's father came from Canada in 1863, died July 2, 1871, from the effect of a cancer on his foot; he held the office of Justice of the Peace; Mr. Hill held the office of Constable and Collector.

HILL ISAAC, Sec. 25. P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Canada; 160 acres, $8,000.

HINKSTON NELSON, Farmer, New Bedford, born in Hudson, Summit Co. Ohio, Sept. 20, 1817; came to this county Sept. 19, 1863; Rep; Ind; 163 acres, $5,500; village property, $4,000; holds the offices of Treasurer and Highway Commissioner, and was School Director two terms; first wife was Mabel Clark, born in Lenox Co. Ct. Sept. 16, 1813; died in Ohio Sept. 1, 1867; second wife was Mary C. Whittington, born in Ashland Co. Ohio, March 28, 1847; married March 14, 1868; his son, Elmer H. was in the 7th Ohio Reg. Vol. I. Co. K; was in thirty-five hard-fought battles; was wounded at Chancellorville, and received a mortal wound at Ringgold, from which he died at Chattanooga, Jan. 21, 1864.

HOLLIS E. D. Farmer, Sec. 11. P.O. Walnut; born in Ontario Co. N.Y.; has a family of nine children, all living; came to this county in 1844; owns 244 acres, valued at $12,200; Rep.

HUMPHREY, WM. Sec. 19, P.O. New Bedford; farmer, interest in an estate; Rep; Ind.

IMMEL CONRAD, Sec. 13, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Germany 1852.

IMMEL JOHN, Sec. 13, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Germany, 1807; 400 acres.

IMMEL JUSTICE, Sec. 13, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born Germany, 1846.

JACKSON FREEMAN, Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Ill; 245 acres.

JANES A. H. Farmer, Sec. 12, P.O. Walnut; born in Hampshire Co. Mass. Jan. 6, 1811; has lived in this county since 1836; has nine children living, two dead; belongs to the Christian Church; has 80 acres of land, valued at $4,000; Rep.

KEWLEY JAS. Sec. 7; farmer, rents 40 acres; Dem;. Meth; from Isle of Man.

KEWLEY JAMES, Sec. 8, P.O. New Bedford; brick-maker; Rep; Ind; born Isle of Man.

KNIGHT ALONZO, Sec. 2, P.O. Walnut; farmer; 166 acres; $8,000.

KOLP J. W. Sec. 29, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born in Ill. 1852; owns 120 acres.

KRUSE E. Sec. 3, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Germany; 95 acres, $4,500.

LANGFORD JACKSON, Sec. 10, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born in Ill. 1848; 80 acres.

LANGFORD JOHN, Sec. 10, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born in Ill. 1855.

LATHROP N. A. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ill; 80 ac. $2,700.

LATTIMER ALMON, Sec. 24, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Canada, 1848.

LATTIMER DAN. Sec. 24, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Canada, 1846.

LATTIMER JAMES, Sec. 24, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Canada, 1851.

LATTIMER WM. Farmer, Sec. 24, P.O. Walnut; was born in Scotland, in 1821, came to this country in 1853; has a family of eight children, five boys and three girls; owns 160 acres, valued at $7,200; Dem.

LAWSON ANDREW, Sec. 29, P.O. New Bedford; renter; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

LAWSON JOHN, Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; renter; Rep; born Sweden.

LEMKE LOUIS, Sec. 13, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Luth; born Denmark; 80 acres, $3,600.

LIMERICK ALEX. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; teacher; Rep; Ind; born Ill.

LOCKARD H. D. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; U. Breth; born in Ohio, 1815.

LOCKARD JAMES W. Sec. 32, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; U. Breth; born in Pa. 1801.

LOCKARD THOMAS, Sec. 31, P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Ohio; 40 acres, $1,200.

MARTIN A. L. at college at Valparaiso, Ind.

MARTIN CHAS. Sec. 34, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born in N.Y. 1827; 444 acres.

MCDONALD MARTHA J. wife of Thomas McDonald, Sec. 15. P.O. Walnut; born in Whitley Co. Ky. April 8, 1820; moved to Indiana 1827, and located at Leepertown in this county in 1829; was here during the Black Hawk War; was obliged to leave the farm three times on account of the Indians; understood the Indian language well; during the year of the big snow went without bread for eight weeks; her father owned the first mill in the county, and her sister, Mrs. Nancy Routh, the first one married; her sister, M. A. Perkins was the first child born in the county; married June 25, 1840; five children, four boys, one girl; Louis R. died in the army at Vicksburg, March 10, 1864; Meth.

MCDONALD P. C. Farmer, Sec. 15, P.O. Walnut; born in Palestine Grove, Lee Co. Ill. March 16, 1843; came to this county 1847; went to Montana Ter. in 1864, followed mining, freighting and farming there during three years; farmed here since; Rep; Meth; owns 680 acres, value $20,400; wife was Miss S. J. Langford, born in Walnut, Bureau Co. March 12, 1847; married March 12, 1868; two children, George and Bessie.

McNITT ELIJAH, Farmer, Sec. 16, P.O. Walnut; born in Cayuga Co. N.Y. Aug. 13, 1822; went to Niagara Co. 1824, to Sandusky Co. Ohio, 1841, and to this county in 1842; lived here since, except three years in Lee Co; Road Supervisor now, and held the offices of Supervisor, Town Trustee twelve years, Treasurer twelve years; wife was Francena Montgomery, born in Sciota Co. Ohio, Dec. 25. 1828; married Jan. 1, 1845; twelve children, four boys and seven girls living; Dem; Materialist; 176 acres, val. $3,000.

MARTIN C. H. Sec. 17; P 0. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; 107 acres val. $3,210; born Ill.

MARTIN J. S. Sec. 3; student; studying law at Iowa City, Ill.

MARTIN LESTER, Sec. 34; P.O. Walnut; teacher; Rep; Ind; 80 acres; val. $5,400; born Ill.

MARTIN WM. New Bedford; merchant; Rep; Meth; 80 acres; $2.400; born N.Y.

MARTIN WM. P.O. New Bedford; merchant; Rep; born N.Y. 1817; owns 400 ac. val. $8,000.

MARVIN CHAS. Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; born New Hampshire.

MARVIN E. Sec. 36; P. O Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; 220 acres; $11,000; born Vermont.

MARVIN JEM. Sec. 36; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; 40 acres; $2,000; born N. H.

MAXFIELD A. Sec. 24; P.O. Walnut; renter; Rep; Ind; born Pa.

MAYALL J. Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Ind; 112 acres; $3,360; born Maine.

MELVIN ORVILLE, New Bedford; blacksmith; Rep; born in Canada in 1848.

MEEK R. Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; 255 ac. val. $10,200; born in Ohio in 1816.

MEEK SAMUEL, Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born in Ill. 1850.

MELVIN R. J. Sec. 30; P. O. New Bedford; farmer; born Pa; owns 309 ac. val. $15,450.

MERRITT EDWIN, Sec. 23; P.O.. Walnut; renter; Dem; Ind; born Pa.

MONTGOMERY JOHN S. .Sec. 11; P. O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born in Ohio; 80 ac. $4,000.

MONTGOMERY T. D. Farmer; Sec 17; P.O. Walnut; born in Sciota Co. Ohio, Dec. 15, 1827; came to this Co. in 1844; Dem; Ind; 120 acres val. $2,800; holds the office of School Director; was in the army Co. B. 64th I.V.I.; enlisted Sept. 1861; was with Pope at the battle of Island No. 10 and Iuka, and under Rosencrans at Corinth and other engagements; discharged 1863 on account of ill health; wife was A. A. Hastings; born in LaSalle, Co. July 20, 1829; married May 24, 1858; four children, one boy and three girls.

MUNGER A. A. New Bedford; druggist clerk; Rep; born N.Y. 1832.

MUNSON B. Sec. 27; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born in Sweden 1840; 160 ac. val. $6,400.

MURPHY MARTIN, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Ind; born Indiana.

O'MALEY P. Sec. 35; P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; born in Ireland; 60 ac. val. $2,400.

PAISER WM. Sec. 14; P.O. Walnut; renter; Rep; Ind; born Germany.

PECKHAM JAS. Sec. 6; P.O. Tampico; from England; owns 120 acres, valued at $3,000.

PIERSON JOHN, Sec. 33; P.O. New Bedford; renter; Rep; Luth; born Sweden.

PRESTON HARVEY, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; born Pa. 1845.

QUIGG T. J. Sec. 7; P.O. Tampico; farmer; Dem; from Ireland; owns 140 acres, val. $3,800.

REINHARD JOSEPH, Sec. 7; P.O. Tampico; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Pa.

RENNER CHRIS. Sec. 7; P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; 40 ac. $1,200; born Pa.

RENNER GEO. Sec. 7; P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; 80 acres; $2,000; born Pa.

RENNER WM. Sec. 7; P O. New Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; 65 acres, $1,800; born Pa.

ROSE JOHN, Sec. 20; P.O. New Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ill.

ROSE KYLER, Sec. 17; P.O. New Bedford; laborer; Rep; Ind; born Ill.

SCHON M. Sec. 2; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; 83 ac. $4,000; born in Germany.

SCHWAB C. Sec. 13; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Luth; 160 acres, $7,200; born in Germany.

SAMPLE GEO. Farmer; Sec. 12, P.O. Walnut; born in Canterbury, Windham Co. Conn., August 12, 1847; lived in Middlesex Co. four years; came to this Co. in 1856; owns 203 acres of land, valued at $15,225; Republican.

SAMPLE JOHN, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; born Conn. May 11, 1836; 204 ac. $8,160.

SEARGEANT GEO. Sec. 1; P.O. Walnut; farmer. Rep; born in England; 120 ac. $4,800.

SEGER ANDREW, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; farmer; Rep; Meth; born N.Y.; 120 ac. val. $5,400.

SELLS F. B. Sec. 30, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Dem; Chris; born Ohio; 120 acres, $4,800.

SELLS T. M. Farmer; Sec. 30, P.O. N. Bedford; born in Indianapolis, Ind. March 16, 1836; came to this Co. 1846; Dem; Ind; 140 acres, $4,900; hold the office of School Director; wife was Miss Paulinia Odell, born in Cass Co. Michigan, March 11, 1837, married Nov. 19, 1857; five children, three boys, two girls.

SHEPARD MARK, Sec., 34, P.O. N. Bedford; renter; Rep; born Ill.

SHINNISNAN JOHN, Sec. 2, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Ger: 83 ac. $4,000.

STANLEY JOHN, P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; born Maine.

STARKS THOMAS, Sec. 32, P.O. N. Bedford; painter; Dem; Ind; born Ohio.

STEVENS JOHN, Sec. 24, P.O. Walnut; renter; Rep; Ind; born England.

SWANN S. Sec. 28, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; from Sweden; 80 acres.

THOMAS NOBLE, Sec. 32, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; born Ill.; 66 acres.

TUBBS AMOS, Sec. 20, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Meth; born Ohio; 10 ac. $200.

ULM JOHN, Sec. 8. P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Ind; born Ohio; 130 acres, $4,000.

VAUGHAN JOHN, Sec. 29, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Rep; Meth; born N. H; 90 ac. $4,500.

VICK FRED. Sec. 2, P O, Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Germany; 149 ac.

VICK JOHN, Sec. 3, P.O. Walnut; farmer; Dem; Meth; born Germany; 360 ac. $14,400.

VICKERY J. H. Sec. 35, P.O. N. Bedford; farmer; Dem; Ind; born Ohio; 310 ac. $10,850.

 

 


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