MACON TOWNSHIP
 

 

ALBRECHT PETER, Sec. 34; P.O. Lombardville; farmer; Rep; born in Germany.

AKIN JAMES B. Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Bap; from Pa; came to Co. 1838.

ALBREHT CHRISTIAN, Farmer; Sec. 3.1; P. O. Lombardville; born in Germany Feb. 10, 1821; came to this county in 1837; Dem; Mennonite; owns 400 acres land valued at $16,000; married Kattie Roggy Sept. 17, 1848. She was born in Germany in 1830; came to the U. S. in 1838; have six children—five daughters and one son.

ANDERSON ALLEN, Sec. 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born Pa. Jan. 16, 1856.

ANDERSON ISRAEL Dr., Sec. 27; P.O. Buda; Dem; born Pa; came here in 1858.

ANDERSON ISRAEL, Sec. 27; P.O. Buda; Rep; Dem; born Ohio; came here in 1858.

ANDERSON MARK, Sec; 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Church of God; born Pa. Oct. 23.1831.

ANDERSON WILLIAM, Sec. 27; P.O. Buda; Dem; born Clermont, O; came to county 1850.

BERKSTRESSER JOHN, Sec. 4; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Ch. of God; born Pa. Jan. 1818.

BLAISDELL STEPHEN, Sec. 22; P.O. Buda; tenant farmer; Rep; Bapt; born N. H.

BARNET J. W. Farmer; Sec. 27; P.O. Buda; was born in Onondaga Co., N. Y., Jan. 30, 1851; came to this county in 1868; Rep; value personal property, $1,500; married Sarah Osborn Nov. 5. 1873; she was born Sept. 16, 1855; have one child, a daughter.

BARNET ROBERT, Farmer; Sec. 35; P.O. Lombardville; was born in Lincolnshire, Eng. in 1820; came to N. Y. 1833, and to this county 1868; Rep; Epis; owns 154 acres land valued at $10,000; value personal property, $2,000; married Ann Williams Oct. 4, 1846; she was born in Onondaga Co., N. Y., Dec. 17, 1829; have five children, three sons and two daughters.

BELL WALTER H., Farmer; Sec. 11; P.O. Buda; born in Harrison Co., Ohio, March 11, 1830; came to this county in 1844; Dem; owns personal property value $1,000; married Mary E. Hildreth Oct. 11, 1855; she was born in Egg Harbor, N. J., Jan. 16, 1836; have nine children, five sons and four daughters; served one year in the Ninety-third Ills. Vols.,. Co. C; was Constable one year in Bureau, Leepertown, and Macon Townships.

BLISS ZENAS R, Farmer; Sec. 13; P.O. Buda; was born in Bristol Co., Mass., June 10, 8137; came to county in 1857; Rep; Cong; owns 160 acres of land valued at $8,000; married Mary Enos Dec. 1, 1860; she was born in Richland Co., Ohio, Feb. 9, 1844; have six children, all sons; Mr. B. served in Co. K, I43d I. V. I; Mrs. Bliss' father was Lieut. Col. in the war of 1812.

BOWSER SOLOMON Rev., Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Ch. of God; born Md., Dec. 11,1817.

BRADSTONE A. J., Sec. 15; P.O. Buda; tenant farmer; born Pa.; came to this county 1870.

BRADEY DENNIS, Sec. 23; P.O. Buda; farmer; Dem; born Ireland; came to county 1830.

BRODE A. J., P.O. Buda; born in Pa; came to Ills, in 1854. 

BURKE TOBIAS, Farmer; Sec. 33; P.O. Buda; was born in Quebec, Lower Canada, Aug. 15, 1849; came to this county in 1867; Rep; Winebrennarian; owns 120 acres of land value $7,000; value personal property, $1,000; not. married.

BURLING JANE Mrs., Sec. 22; P.O. Buda; farming; Meth. Epis.; born in England.

BURNETT E. J., Sec. 14; P.O. Buda; Rep; Cong; born in Otsego Co, Mich.

Cain, ROBERT, Sec. 7; P.O. Neponset; farmer; Rep; from Maine; came to county 1856.

CARPE ADAM, Sec. 28; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Pa; came to county in 1854.

CAHILL MAURICE, Farmer; Sec. 35; P.O. Lombardville; was born in Cork Co, Ireland, June, 1826; came to this county in 1852; Dem; Cath; owns 188 acres of land valued at $8,000; married Margaret Golden in 1846; she was born in Cork Co. Ireland, in 1830; came to the U. S. in 1852; have five children, three sons and two daughters; value personal property, $1,000.

CARPENTER JAMES H. Sec. 30; P.O. Neponset; Rep; Meth. Epis; from N. Y.

CARPENTER W. E. Sec. 30; P.O. Neponset; farmer; Rep; Meth. Epis; from N. Y.

CARPER ANDREW, Sec. 10; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Pa. Oct. 17, 1842.

CARPER CHRISTOPHER, Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; from Pa; came to county 1856.

CARPER HENRY, Sec. 28; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Winebrennarian; born in Pa.

CARPER J. S. Sec. 30; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Lib; came to county from Pa. in 1851.

CARPER PHILIP, Sec. 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Pa. Dec. 4, 1814.

CARPER SAMUEL B. Farmer; Sec. 12; P.O. Buda; born in Bedford Co. Pa. Aug. 24, 1844; came to this county in 1853; Rep; value personal property, $1,500; married Rebecca Zink in Princeton, Ill. Feb. 1, 1870; she was born July 10, 1848; have three children, two daughters and one son.

CHASE CHARLES COL. Farmer, secs. 6 and 31, Concord Tp; P.O. Buda; born in Sidney, Me. May 28, 1802; came to this county in 1852; Rep; Universalist; owns 240 acres of land, valued at $12,000; married Celia B. Pitts in Fairfield Me., March 1829; she was born in Winthrop, Me., Feb. 19, 1807; she died Feb. 1, 1871; three boys and one girl living; has lost two children; served as Supervisor six years and Road Commissioner four
years; was Colonel of Cavalry Corps Maine State Militia from 1834 to 1838; member of Maine State Legislature in 1841.

CHASE CHARLES M. Farmer; Sec. 6; P.O. Buda; born in Fairfield, Me. Dec. 14, 1829; came to this county in 1853; Rep; Liberal; owns 350 acres of land, valued at $18,000; married Emily L. Low Dec. 18, 1855; she was born in Clinton, Me. May 19, 1836; four boys.

CORAL ABRAHAM, Sec. 32; P.O. Lombardville; Rep; M. E.; born Ohio; came to Co. 1850.

CORL PERLEY, Sec. 29; P.O. Lombardville; Rep; born Ohio; came to Co. 1850.

CRISMAN CALVIN, Farmer; Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; born in Bedford Co. Penn. June 28, 1849; came to this Co. in 1855; owns 119 acres; Rep; Bapt; married Mary I. Aiken Oct. 28, 1873; wife born Sept. 16, 1854; two children.

CRISMAN WILLIAM, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born in Pa. June 26, 1825.

CRISMAN WILLIAM A. Sec. 5; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Bapt; born Pa. Feb. 13, 1850.

DAVIS VANDEVERE, Sec. 26; P.O. Lombardville; Rep; from Steuben Co. N.Y.

DEMASY MICHAEL, Sec. 33; P.O. Lombardville; tenant farmer; Dem; Cath.

DESHIRI THOMAS, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Pa. May 17, 1819.

DORAN EDMON E. Sec. 17; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Pres; born May 23, 1848.

DRISCOLL FLORENCE, Farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Lombardville; born in Cork Co. Ireland, 1826; came to N.Y. 1851; came to this county in 1856; Dem; Cath; married Julia O'Brien in 1846; she was born in 1826; have eight children, three sons and five daughters: Maria F., Catherine E., John, Jennie, Ella, Florence, Willie, Julia; owns 80 acres land, value $4,000.

DUNNE JOHN, Sec. 33; P.O. Lombardville; farmer; Dem; Cath; came to Co. in 1866.

DUNNE MICHAEL, . Farmer; Sec. 34; P.O. Lombardville; was born in Kings Co. Ireland, in 1806; came to this county in May, 1848; Dem; Cath; owns 240 acres land, value $15,000; married Julia Ryan in Kings Co. Ireland; she was born in 1805 in Westmeath Co. Ireland; came to this county in 1867; have three sons, James, Joseph, and John — all voters and live at home.

EATON J. W. Sec. 29; P.O. Neponset; tenant farmer; Rep; Lib; born N.Y.

EDMINSTER GEORGE, Sec. 26; P.O. Lombardville; tenant farmer; Rep; born N. Y.

EIGSTY JACOB, Sec. 35; P.O. Lombardville; farmer; Liberal; Mennonite; born Germany.

EIGSTY JOHN, Sec. 34; P.O. Lombardville; Liberal; Mennonite; born in Germany.

FISHER A. J. Sec. 22; Rep; from Pa. came to Co. in 1857; lives with his father.

FISHER D. C. Sec. 22; P.O. Buda; Rep; from Pa; came to Co. in 1857.

FORD RUFUS, Farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Buda; born in Maine Sept. 1, 1812; came to this county in 1869; Rep; Ind; owns 600 acres .of land, valued at $35,000; is President of the Buda Manufacturing Co. and the Watson Coal & Mining Co. of Iowa; was engaged twenty-seven years on the Mississippi River as Captain and Superintendent of Steamboats; his first wife, was Martha Webb Cressy; married Sept. 1846; one son; his present wife was Laura C. M. Childs, to whom he was married March, 1867; one son.

FOSTER CHARLES, Sec. 12; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Washington Co. R. I.

FOSTER JOEL H. Farmer; Sec. 28; P.O. Buda; was born in Onondaga Co. N. Y. Sept. 18, 1841; came to this county in 1868; Rep; owns 160 acres of land, value $10,000; value of personal prop. $1,000; married Rebecca Barnet April 2, 1858; she was born in Onondaga Co. N.Y. March 27, 1835; have four children, J. B., Emmit, John, and Grace.

FOSTER S. H. Farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Buda; was born in Washington Co. R. I. Feb. 1, 1820; came to this county in 1857; owns 320 acres, value $20,000; Rep; Quaker; married Sarah Browning Oct. 1, 1846; she was born in Washington Co. R. I. Aug. 5, 1827; have four sons and one daughter.

GORMAN JAMES, P.O. Lombardville; Dem; Cath; born in Ireland.

GUM CHARLES, Sec. 20; P.O. Buda; tenant farmer; Dem; born Illinois.

HANLEY ANDREW, Sec. 15; P.O. Buda, tenant farmer, Rep; M. E.; born in Pa in 1848.

HANLEY JACOB, Sec. 15; P.O. Buda; Rep; M. E; born in Pa; came to Co. in 1866.

HANLEY J. S. Sec. 32; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Church of God; born Pa. came to Co. 1865.

HALEY T. J. Sec. 12; P.O. Buda; was born in Merrimack Co N.H. July 7, 1836; came to this county in 1860; Rep; Cong; owns 160 acres, value $8,000; married Bessie A. Eastman Sept. 29, 1864; she was born in Merrimack Co. N. H. Aug. 19, 1840; has held the office of Supervisor for three years.

HARRIMAN ALBERT, Tenant Farmer; Sec. 21; P.O. Buda; was born in Caledonia Co. Vermont, Dec. 14, 1850; came to this county in 1851; Rep; married Jennie A. Sweiger Aug. 3,1873; she was born Nov. 18; 1855; have one child.

HARRYMAN HENRY, Sec. 28; P. O. Buda; was born in N.Y. came to the county in 1872.

HARTLEY G. B. Sec. 14; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; was born in Green Co. Pa.

HENDERSON BENJAMIN F., Sec. 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Maine, April; 1853.

HERAN MICHAEL, Farmer; Sec. 36; P.O. Lombardville; born in Fermanagh Co. Ireland, Feb. 1824; came to New York in 1849, and to this county in 1856; Dem; Gath; owns 244 acres; value $1,200; married Ann Hand, Jan. 10, 1856; she was born in 1833, in Monaghan Co., Ireland; have five children, three sons and two daughters.

HORTON ALLEN, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; born in Pennsylvania, Dec 31; 1819.

HORTON ELI, Farmer; Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; was born in Bedford Co. Pa. April 14. 1824; came to county Nov. 24,1854; Rep; Meth; owns 128 1/2 acres land; val. $10,000; married Mary Hamilton, July 5, 1846; she was born in Bedford Co. Pennsylvania, Dec. 23,1823; have seven children living and one dead; Allen J., Silas, Thomas, Catharine, Sarah, Louisa, Charity B.; there was just one house between where Mr. Horton now lives and Providence, five miles, and just one house between his residence and Bradford, nine miles south; he was one among the oldest settlers in the Township of Macon; has been Commissioner of Highways and School Director.

HORTON HARVEY. Sec. 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in county, Jan. 14; 1853.

HORTON NOAH, Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; from Pennsylvania 1855.

HORTON SILAS; Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; was born in Pennsylvania.

JOHNSTON JAMES; Sec. 18; P.O. Lombardville; Rep, Epis; came to this county in 1852.

JONES ANDREW T. lives with father. Sec. 8; born in Co; Rep; Ind.

JONES JNO. Farmer; Sec. S; P.O. Buda; born Mass; Rep; Bapt; 260 acres, value $13,000.

KEEFE PAT. Tenant Farmer; Sec. 27; P.O. Lombardville; was born in Cork Co. Ireland, in 1846; came to this county in 1869; Dem; Cath; value of personal property $500; married Mary Casey, Feb. 5, 1870; she was born in Kerry Co. Ireland, June, 1848; have three children, one son and two daughters.

LEE GEORGE, Sec. 22; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; was born in New York.

LINCOLN GEORGE; Sec. 26, works for F. H. Stevens, Lombardville; Rep; born in III.

LEWIS JEROME W. & GEORGE E. Farmers and Stock Raisers; Sec. 15, 14, and 17; P.O, Buda; both born in Utica, New York; Jerome W. born July 11, 1848; George E. was born Jan. 11 1852; both came to this county in 1854; both Rep; own 500 acres of land; valued at $30,000.

LEWIS WM. T. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 11; P.O. Buda; was born in Lewis Co., New York, July 14, 1833; came to this county in 1852; Rep; Bapt; owns 163 acres land, val. $12,225; married Caroline Livingston, Feb. 7, 1855; she was born in Lake Co. Ohio, Dec. 7, 1837, have three children, two daughters and one son; have two sons dead.

LONGSDRORFF J. H. Sec. 33, P.O. Buda; farmer; Dem; Luth; born in Cumberland Co., Pa.

MOWBRAY WALTER, Sec. 25; P.O. Lombardville, Ill. born in Peoria Co. Ill.

McLAIN LEMUEL., Sec. 8; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth.

McKIE R. Farmer; Sec. 31; P.O. Neponset; was born in Scotland, Aug. 30, 1829; came to this county in 1848; Dem; owns 480 acres of land; val. $30,000; married Ann McLeod Nov. 1867; she was born Aug. 1, 1843. in Scotland; came to America in 1863; have ten children, James, William, Jenette, Mary, Maggie, John, Nannie, Thomas, Flora.

MASON J. E. Farmer; Sec. 11; P.O. Buda; was born in New York, Oct. 10, 1838; came to this county in 1850; Rep; Cong; married Nellie M. Reed in Buda, Illinois, Aug. 21, 1866; she was born March 1839, in Cattaraugus Co. New York; have two sons; was Pathmaster three years.

MASON WILLIAM H. Farmer; Sec. 6; P.O. Buda; born in Canterbury, N. H. Aug. 1821; came to this State in 1835; came to this county in 1840; Rep; Ind; owns 240 acres of land, valued at $12,000: married Phoebe Ann Drawyer Jan. 24, 1844; she was born in Peekskill, N. Y. Dec. 29, 1822; she died Oct. 31, 1852; married M. A. Kaime June 27, 1853; she was born in Chichester, N. H. March 21, 1819; has one boy by second marriage, one boy by first marriage deceased; was first Town Clerk of Macon; has served several years as School Director.

MUNSON GILES, Sec. 33; P.O. Lombardville, Rep; Meth; was born in Pennsylvania.

MUNSON W. B.; Sec. 33; P.O. Lombardville, Stark Co.; was born in Pennsylvania.

NEW NICHOLAS, Sec. 23; P.O. Buda; Dem; from Germany in 1845; tenant.

NEWTON CHAS. M., Sec. 5; P.O. Buda; machinist; born at Albany; N. Y. Sept. 10,1847.

OSBORN BENJAMIN, Sec. 10; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; val. property $10,000.

O'BRIEN JAMES, Tenant Farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Lombardville, Stark Co.; was born in Clare Co. Ireland, March 1, 1844; came to N.Y. in 1848; and to this county in 1856; Dem; Cath; value personal property $1,000; married Mary Cahill, Jan. 1, 1870; she was born in Cork Co. Ireland, in 1847; came to the U.S. in 1852; have three children, two daughters and one son; Mr. O'Brien served three years in the 93rd Ill. Vol. Co. E, under Col. Putman and under Capt. Orren Wilson.

OSBORN DENNIS, Sec. 22; P.O. Buda; was born in Pa.; came to this Co. 1854.

OSBORN EZRA, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; born in Pa. May 21, 1839.

OSBORN OWEN, Sec. 10; P.O. Buda; was born in Pa; came to this state in 1854.

OSBORN STILES, Sec. 10; P.O. Buda; Rep; farmer; born Oct. 30, 1857.

PATRIDGE A. L. Farmer; Sec. 23; P.O. Buda; was born in Keene, Cheshire Co. N.H. June 3, 1819; came to this county in 1865; Rep; owns 250 acres land; value, $15,000; married Ellen C. Miner Dec. 11, 1845; she was born Oct. 24, 1825, in Canada; have eight children living and three dead: Eliza A., Leslie F., Newton A., Alice L., Helen F., Lyman H., Semira W., Edward M.

PATTEN ISAAC, Farmer; Sec. 31; P.O. Neponset; was born in Piscataquis county, Maine, Oct. 6, 1817; came to this county in 1863; Rep; Meth; owns 200 acres, of land; value $10,000; married Huldah Squfires Sept. 9, 1852; she was born Aug. 14, 1833; have five children—two sons and three daughters. Has held office of School Director one year, been
Postmaster ten years.

PRATT JOSEPH, Farmer; Sec. 30; P.O. Neponset; was born in England, Sept. 6, 1847; came to this county in 1858; Dem; value of personal property $2,000; married Sarah E. Bartlett Sept. 10, 1873; she was born Nov. 17, 1852; have two children, daughters; served one year in the 151st Illinois Volunteers, Co. H.

RICHARD JONES. Sec. 5; P.O. Buda; works for John Smith.

RIED WM. L. Sec. 24; P. O. Buda; Pres; farmer; Rep; born in Maryland; came in '56.

RINGENBERG JOHN, Farmer; Sec. 36; P.O. Lombardville; was born in Germany Jan. 29, 1846; came to this country in 1867; Dem; Mennonite; value of personal property $1,000; married Lina Albrecht Dec. 14, 1872; she was born in Bureau county, Ill., Feb. 10; 1852.

RUSSELL ARNOLD, Farmer; Sec. 11; P.O. Buda; born in Huntingdon County, Pa., Feb. 11, 1826; came to this county March, 1862; Rep; owns 160 acres of land; value $8,800; married Mary Stone Sept. 2, 1849; she was born in the same county Dec. 7, 1827; have four children; one son and three daughters.

SMITH HENRY, Sec. II; P. O. Buda; hired man with W. S. Lewis; Dem; born in Ind.

SMITH JOHN, Sec. 5; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; 160 acres; from New York.

STEVENS F. H. Sec. 25; Lombardville; Dem; Epis; bom in Illinois.

STINSON ALLEN, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; born in Pa., Oct. 28, 1839.

SWEARINGEN HIRAM Sec. 34; P.O. Lombardville; Dem; Lib; Pres; was born in Ohio.

SWEARINGEN WM., Sec. 29; P.O. Lombardvilie; Dem; came to this Co. in 1869 from Ohio.

SWOPE E. J. with his father on Sec. 21; P.O. Buda; Rep; was born in Pa; came in 1856.

SWOPE JOHN W., Sec. 21; P.O. Buda; Rep; Meth; born in Pa; came to this Co. in 1856.

TEBOU HARVEY D. Ohio; P. O. Providence; farmer renter; Rep; born in Ohio; came '74.

TINKHAM JOSEPH W. Farmer; Sec. 6 Macon Tp. and Sec. 1 Neponset Tp; P O. Buda; born in Anson, Maine, July 4, 1834; came to this county in 1863; Dem; Ind; owns 45 acres of land; valued at $3,000; married Dorcas F. Heald Feb. 4, 1855; she was born in Maine April 24, 1836; five girls.

VEITH ANDREW, Tenant Farmer; Sec. 36; P.O.Lombardville; was born in Bureau Co., Ill., Sept. 15, 1843; Dem; Epis; value of personal property $700; married Julia McHugh Dec. 1, 1869; she was born in Syracuse Co., N. Y., March 7, 1852; have three children; two sons and one daughter.

WATTS ALBERT, Sec. 16; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Meth; born in Vt., June 15, 1843.

WATTS WM., Sec. 21; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; from Vt.; came to this Co in 1858.

WAY BENJ., Sec. 28; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Cong; from Vt.; came to this county in 1858.

WEST W. N. Farmer; Sec. 12; P.O. Buda; born in Pennsylvania, April 27, 1844; came to this county in 1857; Rep; owns two lots in Buda; married Mary J. Brown Feb. 7, 1866; she was born in Bureau County, Ill., Sept. 8, 1848; have two children, one son and one daughter; was in the 93d Illinois Volunteers, Co. H.; served three years, and never received a mark.

WHITE E. A. Mrs. Sec. 20; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep; Bap; from New York.

WILSON CHAS. O. Sec. 4; P.O. Buda; farmer on Berkstresser's land; Rep.

WINROSS GEO. P.O. Buda; was born in Yorkshire, Eng.; came to the U. S. in 1857.

WINTERS HIRAM, stopping with Giles Munson; P.O. Lombardville; Rep; Meth.

WOOD CHAS. Sec. 7; P.O. Buda; Dem; from R. I.; came to this county in 1848.

WOOD WM. A. Sec. 7; P.O. Buda; tenant farmer; born Illinois.

YOUNT DAVID. P. O. Buda; born in Pa.; came to this county in 1861.

ZINK CATHERINE Mrs. Farmer; Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; born in Pa., Aug. 24,1789.

ZINK SCOTT C. W. Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; farmer; Rep.; born in county June 20, 1854.

ZINK JOHN, Sec. 9; P.O. Buda; born in Bedford County, Pa., Aug, 23, 1813; came to this county in 1846; Rep; Meth; owns 205 acres; value $16,440; married Elizabeth Thompson Sept. 5, 1847; four children; married Elizabeth Sensil, in Knox County, O., March 7, 1865; six children by her.

 

 


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