WALNUT TOWNSHIP
 

 

ACKER J. Farmer; rents of Mrs. Mary Jones, Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; from N. J.; Rep; Bapt.

ADAMS C. H. Miller, Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Prot.

ALBERGAST LOUIS, Farmer, Sec. 33; P.p. Walnut; from Germany; Meth.

ANDREWS H. G. Shoemaker, Walnut; from N. J.; Rep; Meth.

ARQUETTE P. Farmer; rents of E. Ross, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Christian.

ASHENFELTER H. Farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Dem.

ATKINSON E. Grocer, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Christian.

AXTELL ALBERT, lives with father, Sec. 20; from Co; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot.

AXTELL J. Laborer, Walnut; from Lee Co; Rep; Prot.

AXTELL LEVI C. Farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; Bapt; 160 acres.

AXTELL LOUIS, Farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; Prot; 80 acres.

AXTELL MARTHA Mrs. (wid. of Reuben D.) Walnut; from N.Y.; Christian; 80 acres.

AXTELL WM. Barber, Walnut; from N.Y.; Prot.

BAKER C. Laborer on N. Schertz farm, Sec. 32; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Prot.

BALDWIN M. Farmer, Sec. n; P.O. Walnut; from England; Rep; Meth.

BASS L. Farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Rep; Bapt; 130 acres.

BAUMGARTNER J. Farmer, Sec. 1; P.O. Ohio; from Switzerland; Rep; Evang; 120 acres.

BAYARD A. L., m.d. Physician and Surgeon, Walnut; Rep; Prot; owns 380 acres land.

BEARSS O. L. Farmer, Sec. 24; P.O. Walnut; from Conn; Ind; Prot; 183 acres.

BEASOR I. C. Farmer; rents of J. McElvannia; Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Rep; Bapt.

BELKNAP L. Farmer, Sec. 35; P. O. Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; United Brethren; 200 acres.

BEISSER J. Farmer; rents of Wm. Clark, Sec. 34; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Rep; W. Meth.

BENTLEY S. Farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; from N.Y.; Dem; Prot; 80 acres.

BLACK G. W. Farmer, Sec. 35; P.O. Walnut; born Perry Co. Ohio, Nov. 22, 1829; came to this Co. 1865; Rep; Meth; owns 160 acres land; value property $10,000; wife was Mary C. Paden, born Middletown, Frederick Co. Md. Dec. 30, 1829; married April 18, 1850; has two children.

BLACK G. F. rents of father, Sec. 35; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Meth.

BODINE I. Farmer; rents of E. Kelley, Jr. Sec. 8; P.O. Walnut; from N. J.; Dem; Bapt.

BODINE JOS. Laborer, Walnut; from Mich; Rep; Meth.

BODINE WM. Farmer; rents of Peter Martin, Sec. 6; P.O. Walnut; from Mich; Bapt.

BORMEISER H. Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Luth; 80 acres.

BRADLEY A. lives with father, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

BRADLEY C. Farmer; rents of L. Brewer, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut;, from Ireland; Cath.

BRADLEY D. Farmer; rents of W. S. O'Dell, Sec. 7; P.O.. Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

BRADLEY JAS. Farmer; rents of Thos. Ong, Sec. 19; P.O. Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

BREWER L. Clothing, and Boots and Shoes, Walnut; from Tp; Rep; Prot.

BREWER LOUISA Mrs. wid. of Louis, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from Ind; Meth; 60 acres.

BREWER R. Farmer, Walnut; from Ky; Rep; Christian.

BROTEMARKLE J. H. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from Md; Dem; Prot; 160 acres.

BROTEMARKLE M. Farmer; rents of Thos. Landers, Sec. 20; P.O. Walnut; Va; Dem; Prot.

BROTEMARKLE M. lives with father, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from LaSalle Co. Ill; Dem; Prot.

BROWN JOE H. Agricultural Impl'ts. Walnut; from Princeton; Rep; Prot; val. prop. $1,000.

BRUCE WINSLOW R. Farmer, Sec. 8; P.O. Walnut; born Wilmington, Windham Co. Vt. June 4, 1811; came to this Co. 1838; Rep; Bapt; owns 320 acres land; wife was Elvira Bridge, born Wilmington, Windham Co. Vt. Nov. 10, 1810; married Jan. 10, 1836; has had six children, three dead and three living.

BUCHANAN SUSAN Mrs. wid. of Jno; rents of J. Frease, Sec. 13; P.O. Walnut; Ohio; Prot.

BURKE BRIDGET Mrs. wid. of Richard, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; Ireland; Cath; 40 acres.

BURKE JAS. J. Laborer, Walnut; from N.Y.; Dem; Prot.

BURKE JOHN, Grain and Stock, Walnut; born in Ireland, June 4, 1841; came to this Co. 1871; Rep; Cath; wife was Eva A. Wattles, born Erie Co. Penn. March 31, 1854; married April 30, 1873; has one child, Jennie F. Burke, born Oct. 10, 1874.

BURRELL Gr. H. Drugs, Walnut; born Salisbury, Herkimer Co. N.Y. Feb. 14, 1844; came to this Co. 1871; Rep; Prot; wife was Emily C. Austin, born Porter, Niagara Co. N.Y. Jan. 2, 1844; married Oct. 16, 1872; has one child, Mary E. born Aug. 21, 1872.

BURTON JNO. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Prot; I04 1/2 acres.

BYERS J. Furniture, Walnut; from Penn; Prot.

CARTER J. Farmer; rents of J. M. Van Arnam. Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; from Co.

CASTLES J. Carpenter, Walnut; Rep; Prot; from Mendota, LaSalle Co.

CASTNER S A. Mrs. (widow of Wm. H.) Milliner, Walnut; from Ohio; Christian.

CHANDLER E. C. Sewing Machine Agent, Walnut; born Union Co. Ohio, March 24, 1825; came to this county 1859; Rep; Prot; owns 160 acres land in Lee Co; val. property, $5,000; wife was Mary A. King, born Columbiana Co. Ohio, Jan. 30, 1826; married Sept. 16, 1849; has eight children.

CHANDLER EDWIN, Farmer, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot; val. prop. $800.

CHAPMAN O. E. Farmer, Sec. 29; P.O. Walnut; Cong; Rep; 160 acres.

CLARK G. lives with father. Sec. 33; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

CLARK WM. Farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot: 380 acres; from N.Y.

CLATON G. W. Farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; born Shelby Co. Ohio, Nov. 19, 1835; came to this county 1857; Dem; Meth; owns 480 acres land; value property $22,000; wife was Drusila Stiles, born Logan Co. Ohio. Dec. 4, 1836; married Oct. 18, 1859; has three children.

CLATON G. F. Farmer, rents of G. W. Claton, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Meth; Ohio.

CLAYTON D. F. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; born Shelby Co. Ohio, Oct. 6, 1851; came to this county 1876; Rep; Meth; wife was Martha A. Carroll, born Clark Co. Ohio, Nov. 8, 1852; married Sept. 15, 1872; has one child, Perley C. Clayton, born April 19,1875.

CLIFFORD E. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Spiritualist; 320 acres; from Me.

COOL CATHERINE Mrs. (widow of Elisha), Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; born near Winchester, Va. Jan. 19, 1820; came to this county 1834; Meth; first husband was Robt. Clark, born July 24, 1812, married Dec. 26, 1841, died April 6, 1864; second husband was Elisha Cool, born Dec. 3,1811, married April 3, 1872, died March 20, 1876.

COOL H. Farmer, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; 120 acres; from W. Va.

COOL J. Farmer, rents of H. Cool, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Bapt; from W.Va.

COOL J. N. lives with father. Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; from Va.

COOL M. S. Farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Rep; Bapt. 60 acres.

COLWELL B. F. Minister Baptist Church, Walnut; Bapt.

CRANE E. Harness Manufactory, Walnut; born Delaware Co. Ohio, July 22, 1851; came to this county 1874; Rep; Prot; value property $600; wife was Nina Thomas, born China Tp. Lee Go. Ill. March 27, 1853; married Nov. 12, 1874.

CRANE A. B. Harnessmaker, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

CRITCHELL F. C. Machinist, Blacksmith and Dealer in Agricultural Implements, Walnut; born Dorchester, Dorsetshire, Eng. Nov. 23, 1844; came to this county 1875; Rep; Epis; value property $1,800; wife was Martha Armor, born Somerset Co. Penn. July 26, 1846; married July 27, 1869.

CRONK WRIGHT WM. Farmer, rents of J. Waterhouse, Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot; Ca.

DANN A. Shoemaker, Walnut; from Denmark; Rep; Luth.

DANUSER THOS. Farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Evang; 280 ac; Switzerland.

DEANS ROBT. Farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Limerick; Dem; Pres; 40 acres; Ireland.

DELONG JNO. Walnut; from Can; Rep.

DODGE A. B. lives with father, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; from Peru, Ill; Bapt.

DODGE I. B. Farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; Bapt; 260 acres; from Vt.

DOW H. C. Drayman, Walnut; from Yorktown, Bureau Co; Ind; Meth.

DUNN MICHAEL, Farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; born in Rathvilly, Co. Carlow, Ireland, Oct. 21, 1817; came to this county 1865; Ind; Cath; owns 80 acres land; value property $4,000; wife was Mrs. Eliza Lawlass (widow of Richard), born in Queens Co. Rose and Alice, Ireland; married Oct. 18, 1864; has four children.

DYE JOHN H. Farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Walnut; born Miami Co. Ohio, March 26, 1849; came to this county 1858; Rep; Bapt; owns 140 acres land; val. prop. $11,000; wife was Mary E. Karschner, born Union Co. Penn. Sept. 19. 1849; married Feb. 5, 1867; has one child living, Eva, born Dec. 30, 1872, and two children dead.

EASTMOND E. P. Farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Walnut; from Eng; W. Meth.

ELDRIDGE GEO. Farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; 200 acres; from Ohio.

ELLER MARTIN, Minister Evangelical Association, Sec. 11; P.O. Walnut; born Wonsheim, Germany, Dec. 14, 1833; came to this county 1852; Rep; Evang; wife was Mary Miller, born Buffalo, N.Y. July 25, 1845; married April 2, 1869; has four children, three boys and one girl.

ENNES THEODORE, Farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Walnut; born in Henrietta, Ohio, May 9, 1834; came to this county in 1848; Rep; Prot; owns 240 acres land; wife was Sarah E. Atkinson, born near Zanesville, in Morgan Co. Ohio, Jan. 12, 1838; married Aug. 21, 1854; has two children, one girl and one boy.

EPPERSON E. Carpenter, Walnut; from Co; Dem; Prot; 80 acres.

EPPERSON R. Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Walnut; from county; Dem; Prot; 173 acres.

FARMILOE F. F. Rev. Minister .M. E. Church.'Walnut; born King Stanley, Glouces­tershire, England, July 12. 1846; came to this county 1876; Meth; wife was Mary A. T. Baxter, born Stone House, Gloucestershire, England, June 9, 1845; married July i, 1872; has two children, boys.

FENSTIMAKER LOUIS, Laborer on E. Ross' farm, Sec. 36; P.O. Limerick; Rep; Penn.

FERRIS C. Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Walnut; born Yetton Keynell, Wiltshire, England, March 19, 1826; came to this county 1850; Dem; Meth; owns 80 acres land; wife was Jane Cooper, born Castle Coomb, Wiltshire, England, June 2, 1832; married April 8, 1857; has seven children, all living.

FISHER EDWARD, Painter; P. O. Walnut; Dem; from town.

FISHER T. J. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; born New Hudson, Allegany Co. N. Y. March 29, 1835; came to this county 1849; Dem; Prot; owns 52 acres land; value property $5,000; wife was Hannah F. Kimmell, born Edinburg, Wayne Co. Ohio, Aug. 16, 1840; married April 3, 1865; has had four children, two dead and two living.

FISHER THOS. Carpenter and Builder, Walnut; Dem; Prot; N.Y.

FORDHAM CHAS. Farmer, Sec. 21; P. O. Walnut; born Cambridgeshire, England, Dec. 22, 1825; came to this county 1856; Dem; Epis; owns 320 acres land; wife was Elizabeth M. Morgan, born Cambridgeshire, England, Nov. 13, 1829; married Nov. 17, 1850; has five' children, boys.

FORDHAM I. Farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; born Cambridgeshire, England, June 14, 1854; came to county 1856; Dem; Epis; wife was Fannie A. Butler, born Cambridgeshire, England, Aug. 29. 1854; married Dec. 11, 1873; has two children.

FORDHAM WM. Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Walnut; born Cambridgeshire, England, Feb. 7, 1851; came to this county 1856; Rep; Meth; owns 80 acres land; value property $5,000; wife was Sarah J. Pinion, born Princeton, Bureau Co. III. April 10, 1854: married Aug. 18, 1872; has one child, Elizabeth Fordham, born Walnut Tp. Bureau Co. Ill. Nov. 12, 1873.

FORNEY JOHN, Farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Ohio; Rep; Christian; 160 acres; Penn.

FORNEY JOS. C. Farmer; rents of D. Wolf, Sec. 9; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; from county.

FORNEY W. W. Farmer; rents of M. Hensel, Sec. 13; P.O. Ohio; Rep; Prot; Ohio.

FOX G. S. Shoemaker, Walnut; born Lincolnshire, England, March 19, 1833; came to this county 1874; Rep; Meth; value property $1,000; wife was Mary Unger, born Greencastle, Franklin Co. Penn. Nov. 29, 1837; married Jan. 26, 1870; has four children.

FREASE J. Farmer. Sec. 24; P.O. Walnut; born Somerset Co. Penn. Dec. 4, 1827; came to this county 1856; Ind; Prot; owns 160 acres land; value property $8.000; wife was Eliza A. Hensel. born Tuscarawas Co. Ohio, March 31, 1828; married April 20, 1852; has had seven children, four living and three dead.

FREDERICK ELIZABETH Mrs. widow Geo. See. 10; P.O. Walnut; Meth; 80 ac; Germany.

FREEMAN CHAS. Clothing, and Boots and Shoes, Walnut; born Clymer, Chautauqua Co. N. Y. Feb. 17; 1835; came to this county 1851; Dem; Prot; owns 80 acres land; value property $6,100; wife was Nancy Brewer, born Elizabeth, Harrison Co. Ind. Dec. 23, 1837; married Jan. 27, 1856; has five children.

FREEMAN ABIGAIL Mrs. widow of Walter; Bapt; N.Y.

FULLER J. B. Farmer; rents of E. Epperson, Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Epis; England.

FULLER JAS. Farmer, Walnut; Rep; Prot; 320 acres land; England.

GATELY R. M. Blacksmith, Walnut; Rep; Prot; Mass.

GOLDEN G. Farmer, Walnut; Dem; Prot; N.Y.

GATCH L. S. Farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; born Clermont Co. Ohio, Jan. 28, 1840; came to this county 1858; Rep; Bapt; owns 112 acres land; wife was Lona L. Welch, born Caledonia Co. Vt. April 9, 1852; married March 16, 1871; has had three children, one dead and two living.

GOLDEN JNO. Farmer, Walnut; Dem; Bapt; N.Y.

GOLDEN P. G. Carpenter, Walnut; Rep; Prot; N. J.

GONIGAN P. Farmer. Sec. 1; P.O. Ohio; Dem; Evang;. 250 acres; Germany.

GOODMAN G. Dry Goods and Boots and Shoes, Walnut; Rep; Germany.

GOULD A. C. Farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; born Rutland, Meigs Co. Ohio, Feb. 23,1819; came to this county 1875; Rep; Meth; owns 80 acres land; value property $4,000; wife was Harriet Melvin, born Tioga Co. Penn. July 1, 1834; married June 24, 1875.

GRIGGS WM. Laborer on E. McMeens' farm, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot.

GRISHAM WM. T. Drayman, Walnut; Rep; Meth; Iowa.

GROSENBECK J. Drugs, Walnut; Rep; Prot; St. Louis.

GROSSE S. Farmer; rents of L. Brewer, Sec. 33; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot; Penn.

GUITHER HENRY, Farmer. Sec. 2; P.O. Walnut; born April 6. 1827, in village Hoff-to-Stanach, Amt Sonnefelt, Herzogtum, Saxe-Coburg, Germany; came to this county in 1849; Rep; Evang; owns 740 acres of land, valued at $47,000; wife ,was Barbara Poppe, born Feb. 25, 1830, in village Drubenbach. Amt Sonnefelt, Herzogtum, Saxe-Coburg, Germany; married Oct. 15, 1849; has had nine children, seven living, two dead,

GUITHER E. Farmer; rents of H. Guither, Sec. 1; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Evang; from county.

GUITHER JNO. lives with father, Sec. 2; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Evang; La Salle Co.

HANES A. E. Wagonmaker; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

HART D. Laborer on L. Major's farm, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Meth; Ohio.

HASEYEGAR F. Farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Dem; Luth; 160 acres.

HAYES J. Laborer on J. H. Dye's farm, Sec. 9; from Ind; Rep; Prot.

HEDLEY C. Farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Dem; Bapt; 105 acres.

HENSEL A. Farmer, Sec. 24; P.O. Ohio; from Ohio; Rep; Meth.

HENSEL E. B. Farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Limerick; from Ohio; Rep; Prot; 160 acres.

HILDERBAND A. Farmer, rents of C. Freeman, Sec. 14; from N.J.; Rep.

HISKEY R. Clerk, Walnut; from Penn; Rep; Luth.

HOBERT JNO. A. Laborer, Walnut; from Rock Island Co.; Dem; Prot.

HOCKENBURY G. W. Engineer, Walnut; from N.J.; Dem; Prot.

HODGES L. D. Farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; W. Meth; 119 1/2 acres.

HODGES H. F. lives with father, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; .Rep; Prot; 160 acres.

HOLMES SARAH Mrs. wid. of Burroughs, Walnut; from N.Y.; Meth.

HOWES A. Lab. on S. Bentley's farm, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; from Wis; Rep; Prot.

ISDELL J. R. Hardware, Walnut; from Princeton; Dem; Prot.

JACKSON M. Lab. on E. Clifford's farm, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; Mendota; Rep; Spiritualist.

JAMES GEO. W. Farmer, rents of Wm. Woolley, Sec. 24; P.O. Walnut; Ohio; Rep; Prot.

JAMES WM. Lab. on S. Morgan's farm, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; from Va.; Rep; Prot.

JAMES F. Farmer, rents of J. Kurtz, Sec. 27; P.O. Walnut; from Co.; Dem; Universalist.

JOHNSON J. W. Billiards, Walnut; val. prop. $1,500.

KAUFMAN C. Farmer, rents of J. McElvannia, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; Penn; Rep; Bapt.

KEIFER A. Farmer, rents of J. Albreight, Sec. 32; from France; Dem; Prot.

KEIFER C. Butcher, Walnut; from Lee Co.; Prot.

KEITHALM L. Saloon, Walnut; from Germany; Dem; Luth.

KELLEY ELEAZER, Sr. Farmer, Sec. 8; P.O. Walnut; born in Unity, Waldo Co. Me., Aug. 1, 1808; came to this county in 1845; Rep; Prot; owns 353 acres land; first wife was Olive J. Norton, born in Troy, Me. Jan. 27, 1812; married Spring of 1835, died July 8, 1841; second wife was Mrs. Hannah M. Baker (wid. Jno.,) born in Gilmanton, Stafford Co., New Hampshire, Jan. 29, 1812. married Aug. 18, 1843; has had one child by first wife and five by second wife—three dead and two living.

KELLEY ELEAZER, Jr. Propr. Walnut House. Walnut; born Walnut Tp.. Bureau Co., Ill., March 19, 1848; Rep; Meth; val. prop. $5.000; wife was Maggie Nelson, born Mercer Co. Penn. March 22, 1850; married Sept. 17. 1868; has three children.

KELLEY ISAAC, Gen. Mdse. and Agricultural Imps. Walnut; born Waldo Co. Me. Feb. 22, 1836; came to this county 1847; Prot; owns 160 acres land in Iowa; wife was Anetta Wolf, born Champaign Co. Ohio, July 7. 1846; married April 19, 1863; has two children.

KIBBEY D. D. Tailor, Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep.

KIMMELL A. Blacksmith, Walnut; from Penn; Rep; Prot.

KIMMELL M. Lab. on T. J. Fisher's farm, Sec..17; P.O. Walnut; from Co.; Rep; Meth.

KIMMELL WM. Carpenter, Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Prot.

KNIGHT Z. C. Livery, Boarding and Sale Stable, Walnut; born Erie Co. N.Y. Aug. 14, 1844; came to this county 1849; Ind; Prot; val. prop. $1,000; wife was Marian V. Smith, born Marengo, McHenry Co. Ill. Aug. 17, 1856, married June 28, 1868; has three children.

KNIGHT M. Farmer, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Bap; 140 acres.

KORNDER JNO. L. Furniture, Walnut; from Germany; Dem; Luth.

KURTZ I. Jr. Stock Dealer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; born near Evansburg, Montgomery Co. Penn. Aug. 14, 1832; came to this county 1861; Dem; Prot; owns 338 acres; wife was Mary J. Ross, born near New Philadelphia, Tucarawas Co. Ohio, March 14, 1842, married March 14, 1867; has had five children, four living and one dead.

KIRTZ I. Farmer, Walnut; from Penn; Dem; Bapt; 80 acres.

LA FEVER F; Carpenter, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

LANDERS JAS. Farmer, Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Cath.

LANDERS & KNIGHT, Law, Real Estate, Insurance and Collection Office, Walnut, Bureau Co. Ill.

LANDERS THOS. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; born Queens Co. Rathdomey, Ireland, March 12, 1818; came to this county 1841; Dem; Cath; owns 280 acres land; first wife was Betsey Fisher, born Dec. 21, 1823, married June 9, 1841; second wife was Eliza D. Stall, born Jan. 5, 1833, married March 22, 1856; has eleven children, five by first wife and six by second.

LANDERS W. Lawyer, Walnut; from Tp.; Dem; Prot.

LANPHER P. Farmer, Walnut; from Ohio; Bapt; 200 acres.

LARSEN JNO. Farmer, rents of L. K. Thompson, Sec. 19; P.O. Walnut; from Sweden; Luth.

LE FEBER PHILLIP, Carpenter and Builder, Walnut; born Hamilton Co. Ohio, Nov. 20, 1819; came to this county 1854; Dem; Univ; owns 40 acres land in Iowa; val. property $2,000; wife was Sarah C. Price, born Hamilton Co. Ohio, Nov. 29, 1819; married Aug. 25, 1844; wife died Feb. 9, 1876; has five children.

LEMASTERS SARAH E. Mrs. widow of Jacob, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; Bapt; from Ohio.

LEVEY PATRICK, Laborer, Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

LINDSEY I. Farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Bapt; 160 acres.

LIVEY D. Meat Market, Walnut; from Amboy, Lee Co; Dem; Prot.

LOGUE M. R. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; from N. J.

LONG H. Farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Christian; 140 acres; Germany.

LONG WM. Farmer, Sec. 25; PO. Limerick; Rep; Meth; 80 acres; Ohio.

LONGACRE J. Farmer, rents of J. Fegthley, Sec. 25; P.O. Limerick; Rep; Penn.

LONGACRE J. J. Farmer, rents of J. Fuller, Sec. 3; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; Penn.

LONGACRE S. Farmer, rents of J. Fegthley, Sec. 25; P.O. Ohio; Rep; Prot; Penn.

LOTHEREDGE STEPHEN, Laborer, Walnut; lives with Charles Freeman; Ind. Dem; Prot.

LOUIS JNO. Shoemaker, Walnut; Rep; Luth; Denmark.

MAJOR L. Farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; 640 acres; N.Y.

MANLEY C. Farmer, rents of W. S. Odell, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; Tenn.

MARQUIS J. S, M.D. Physician and Surgeon, Walnut; Rep; Pres; prop. $1,500; Ohio.

MARTIN P. H. Farmer, Walnut; born in Painted Post, Steuben Co. N.Y. June 2, 1814; came to this county 1837; Rep; Prot; owns 73 acres land; wife was Jane Griner, born Augusta Co. Va. June 14, 1809; married Jan. 19, 1834; has had eight children, four dead and four living.

MASON M. S. Carpenter, Walnut; Dem; Bapt; val. prop. $2,000; from N.Y.

MASON W. C., M.D. Physician and Surgeon, Walnut; from Iowa; Rep; Cong.

MATSON J. W. Farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; Rep; 80 acres; from Ohio.

MEISSNER C. R. lives with father, Sec. 1; P.O. Ohio; Rep; Evang; from Prussia.

MEISSNER CARL, Farmer, Sec. 1; P.O. .Ohio; born in Dimmen, Prussia, Aug. 18, 1825, came to this county in 1857; Rep; Evang; owns 414 acres land; val. prop. $24,700; wife was Caroline Donke, born in Anklen, Prussia, Jan. 28, 1825; married Nov. 15, 1851; has had seven children, six living and one dead.

MELTZER D. Harnessmaker, Walnut; Dem; Prot; val. prop. $l,000; from Penn.

MELTZER G. D. Mason, Walnut; from Penn; Dem; Prot.

MERCER L. Clerk, Walnut; from Princeton; Rep; Meth.

MILLER R. Painter, Walnut; born St. Gall, Switzerland, Dec. 19, 1845; came to this county 1873; Dem; Cath; wife was Caroline Engelhart, born Ohio, Jan. 12, 1856; married June 18, 1874; has one child, born April 9, 1875.

MILLER L. Farmer, rents of I. B. Dodge, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from Penn.; Meth.

MILLIKEN D. Farmer, Sec. 34: P.O. Walnut; Dem; Pres; 200 acres; from Ireland.

MORAN WINFIELD, School Teacher; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot; from Canada.

MORGAN S. Farmer, rents of Mrs. R. D. Axtle, Sec. 7; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Bapt; Ohio.

MURDOCK B. F. lives with father, Sec. 6; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; from W.Va.

MURDOCK G. G. Sen. Farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; 221 acres; W.Va.

MURDOCK G. G. Jr. Farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; 115 acres; W.Va.

MURDOCK L. M. Artist, Walnut; Rep; Bapt; from W.Va.

MURDOCK J. R. Jeweler, Walnut; Rep; Bapt; from W.Va.

MURDOCK WM. H. lives with father, Sec. 6; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; W.Va.

McDOWELL G. S. Clerk, Walnut; Rep; Prot; from N.Y.

McELVANNIA JAS. Livery and Boarding Stable, and Proprietor of Transient House, Walnut; born in Ireland, April 28, 1847; came to this county 1850; Rep; Meth; owns 160 acres land; value property $11,500; wife was Agnes M. Fuller, born Trivoli, Peoria Co. Ill. July 5, 1852; married March 9, 1871; has three children.

McGINN JNO. Restaurant, Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

McMEEN C. Farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot; 160 acres; Penn.

NAFZIGER J. Farmer, Sec. 1; P.O. Ohio; Dem; Prot; from Woodford Co. Ill.

NAUMANN HENRY, Farmer. Sec. 11; P.O. Walnut; born Bindsachsen, Darmstadt, Germany, April 9, 1830; came to this county 1852; Rep; Evang. Association; owns 260 acres; value property $17,000; wife was Anna B. Pope, born Coburg, Germany, March 24, 1839; married Jan. 25, 1057; has nine children.

NORTON J. Section Boss R. R. Walnut; Dem; Cath; from Ireland.

OAKFORD E. Farmer, Sec. 23, rents of Mrs. Elizabeth Madison; P.O. Walnut; Bapt; Penn.

OAKFORD S. M. Farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Bapt; 80 acres; Penn.

OBERG C. Farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Ohio; Rep; Luth; 100 acres; Sweden.

ODELL W. S. Farmer. Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; born Cass Co. Mich. Oct. 21, 1847; came to this county 1854; Rep; Prot; owns 293 acres land; value property $19,000; wife was N. Maria Kelley, born Walnut, Walnut Tp. Ill. Jan. 29, 1855; married Aug. 21, 1868; has had three children, one dead and two living.

O'NEAL JOHN, Wagon Maker, Walnut; born Juniata Co. Penn. Nov. 1, 1845; came to this county 1866; Dem; Prot; value property $2,500; wife was Catherine Le Feber, born Clermont Co. Ohio, April 25, 1852; married Feb. 14, 1869; has three children.

O'NEAL S. Carpenter, Walnut; Dem; Prot; from Penn.

ONG THOS. Farmer, Sec. 19; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot; 80 acres; Penn.

ONG WM. Blacksmith; lives with father, Sec. 19; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Prot.

OTT W. J. Miller, Walnut; Rep; Prop; Maryland.

OVERHOLT C. Proprietor of Farmer's Hotel, and Blacksmith, Walnut; born Philadelphia, Penn, Sept. 4. 1816; came to this county 1857; Rep: Pres; value property $6,500; wife was Nancy Stevens, born in Ohio, Aug. 6, 1824; married Nov. 17, 1865; has seven children.

PEDDlCORD G. P. School Teacher, Walnut; Rep; Meth.

PENTLAND L. Farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; from Ireland; Dem; Meth; 160 acres.

PAEPKE JNO. Farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Walnut; born Papenhagen Kington, Prussia, Aug. 12, 1826; came to this county 1856; Dem; Luth; owns 80 acres land; value $6.000; wife was Mary S. Clans, born Gifforn, Kington, Hanover, Jan. 21, 1838; married March 9, 1862; has had three children, one dead and two living.

PEPKE J. Laborer on T. Lindsey's farm, Sec. 3; P.O. Walnut; Meth; Holland.

PETERSON H. B., R. R. Agent, Walnut; Rep; Prot; Ohio.

PETTITT CHAS. Carpenter, Walnut; Epis; from England,

PHILLIPS A. J. Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; 200 acres; Penn.

PHILLIPS ISAAC, Banker, Walnut; Rep; Prot; val. prop. $3,000; N.Y.

PHILLIPS THOS. Farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Bapt; 130 acres; Penn.

PINION P. Farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Christian; 160 acres; England.

POPE JNO. T. lives with son-in-law, Henry Guither, Sec. 2; P.O. Walnut; Evang; Germany.

PRATT B. E. Clerk, Walnut; Rep; Cong; Conn.

PRATT G. O. Farmer, Sec. 15; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; 240 acres; W. Va.

PRICE A. H. Hardware, Walnut; Dem; La Salle Co.

PRICE GEO. lives with father. Sec. 2; P.O. Ohio; Epis.

PRICE JAS. Farmer, rents of E. R. Bryant, Sec. 2; P.O. Ohio; Epis; England.

PRICE THOS. lives with father, Sec. 2; P.O. Ohio; Epis; Joliet.

PUTCAMP AUGUST, Restaurant, Walnut; Rep, Luth; Germany.

PUTCAMP H. Restaurant, Walnut; Rep; Luth; Germany.

PYBURN F. Laborer, Walnut Tp; Rep; Prot.

PYBURN WM. Drayman, Walnut; Prot; Rep.

RAMSEY W. B. Clerk, Walnut; Dem; Univ; from county.

REDENBAUGH G. Sec 1; P.O. Ohio; Evang; Germany.

RAMSEY JOHN, General Merchandise, Walnut; born Hamilton Co. Ohio, Oct. 2, 1822; came to this county 1847; Dem; Univ; owns 80 acres land in Iowa; value property $8,000; wife was Ann Buckingham, born Hamilton Co. Ohio, Oct. 13, 1826; married Dec. 17, 1846; has five children.

RETTER HENRY, Farmer, Sec. 1; P.O. Walnut; Evang; Germany.

RINGENBERG C. Laborer on L. Pentland's farm, Sec. 26; P.O. Walnut; Germany.

RIX WM. Laborer, Walnut; Epis; England.

RODGERS JAS. Farmer; rents of L. D. Rumberger, Sec. 30; P.O. Walnut; Dem; Pres; 174 ac.

ROBINSON J. H. Constable, P.O. Walnut; Rep; Prot; Dover Tp.

ROHRER JNO. Farmer, Sec 15; P.O. Walnut; born Canton Berne, Switzerland, Jan.13 1813; came to this county 1851; Rep; Evang; owns 107 acres land; value property $8,000; first wife was Ann Haney, born 1808; married April 3, 1835; second wife was Frances Stuzke, born Canton Berne, Switzerland, April 23,1823; married Jan. 15,1845; has had five children by first wife, one living and four dead, and seventeen children by second wife, eleven living and six dead.

ROHRER A. lives with father. Sec. 15; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Evang; Ohio.

ROHRER G. lives with father; Sec. 15; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Evang; Switzerland.

ROSS E. Farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Limerick; Rep; Meth; 573 acres; Ohio.

ROSS J. K. Farmer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; Rep; Meth; 200 acres; Ohio.

RUTHERFORD JAS. Laborer on L. Major's farm, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; Meth; Penn.

RYAN THOS. Blacksmith, Walnut; Cath; Ireland.

SACKETT D. N. Grain and Stock, Walnut; born Westfield, Mass. Jan. 2, 1842; came to this Co. 1869; Dem; Meth; value property $4,500; wife was Louise E. Gillette, born Becket, Mass. March 26, 1847; married March 26, 1866; has one child, Minnie Louise, born Feb. 12, 1868.

SAYERS J. H. General Merchandise, Walnut; born Miami Co. Ohio, Dec. 3, 1832; came to this Co. 1858; Rep; Bapt; value property $3,000; wife was Augusta Whitmore, born Preble Co. Ohio, July 6, 1836; married October 18, 1857; has six children.

SAYERS S. H. Farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; born Troy, Ohio, May 3, 1835; came to this Co. 1858; Rep; Bapt; value property $1,000; wife was Pamelia E. Bruce, born Clarion Tp. Bureau Co. Ill. Aug. 3, 1841; married Jan. 8, 1861; has one child, Albert M. Savers, born May 23, 1864.

SCHERTZ N. Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Walnut; born in Strasburg, near France, Nov. 20, 1830; came to this Co. 1852; Dem; Mennonite; owns 320 acres land; value property $18,000; wife was Louise Loder, born Arispie Tp. Bureau Co. Ill. March 25, 1845; married Oct 3. 1867; has three children.

SCHLINK J. Farmer; rents of J. Van Arnam, Sec 6; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Luth.

SCHROEDER F. Farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Rep; Meth; 160 acres.

SCHUBERT CHAS. W. Blacksmith, Walnut; from Germany; Dem; Luth; val. prop. $1,500.

SHINEMAN A. Laborer on W. S. Odell's farm, Sec. 5; P.O. Walnut; Germany; Rep; Prot.

SHIRK S. Farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Dem; Christian; 240 acres.

SHOPE P. Farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Luth; 80 acres.

SICKENGER C. Farmer; rents of Misingham. Sec. 27; P.O. Walnut; Dem.

SIGMAN C. Laborer, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Dem; Prot.

SKINNER R. Farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; United Brethren.

SLOAN LYMAN, Farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; born Hope, Hamilton Co. N.Y. March 4, 1824; came to this Co. 1855; Rep; Meth; owns 80 acres land; value property $5,000; wife was Mary Porter, born London, England, April 11, 1829; married Feb. 29, 1852; has had nine children, seven living and two dead.

SMITH A. H. Printer, Walnut; from Iowa; Rep; Meth.

SMITH H. B. Justice Peace, Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; Prot; value property $600.

SMITH H. B. Farmer, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

SPALSBURY WM. Carpenter, Walnut; from N.Y.; Rep; Prot.

SPRINGSTEAD GEO. Laborer E. M. Van Arnam's farm, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; Ill; Dem; Prot.

STARKS SUSANNA Mrs. wid. of Chas. Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Prot.

STILES ABRAM, Farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; born Steuben Co. N.Y. Jan. 1, 1806; came to this Co. 1853; Dem; Prot; owns 246 acres land; value property $21,000; wife was Sarah Martin, born Steuben Co. N.Y. June 27, 1808; married Dec. 24; 1828; has had fifteen children, seven dead and eight living.

STONE A. R. General Merchandise; from N.Y.; Dem; Meth.

STRAYER J. W. Agent for M. Mercer, Lumber, Walnut; born New Philadelphia, Ohio, June 18, 1844, came to this Co. 1866; Rep; Meth; wife was Martha J. Mercer, born Mansfield, Ohio. Nov. 26, 1847; married Dec. 24, 1867; has one child, Louie W. Strayer, born May 4 1869; was private Co. G. 5ist Ohio Infantry.

STRUB M. Farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Rep; Luth; 240 acres.

SWITZER L. lives with father, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Prot.

SWITZER M. Farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; from Switzerland; Dem; Prot; 200 acres.

SWITZER S. lives with father, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Dem; Prot.

THOMPSON L. K. Tenant Farmer, Sec. 19; PO. Walnut; Princeton; Dem; Prot; 80 acres.

THOMPSON R. Farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Walnut.

THOMPSON J. H., M.D. Physician and Surgeon, Walnut; born Bath, Steuben Co. N. Y. Oct. 8, 1834, came to this Co. 1875; Rep; Meth; value property $6,000; wife was Emma J. Kimball, born Mich; married June 11, 1862; graduated at E. M. Institute, Cincinnati, Ohio, Feb. 1860; was A. A. Surgeon U. S. A. in charge Hospital, Goodrich Landing, La. 1864; also graduated at Rush Med. Col. Chicago, Ill. Feb. 1865; has two children.

TINNEY P. Cigars, etc. Walnut: from Ireland; Dem; Cath.

TOBEY JAS. Moulder, Walnut; from N.Y.; Ind. "Prot.

TOWNER D. M. Grain and Stock, Walnut; born Ophir, LaSalle Co. Ill. March 15, 1841; came to this Co. 1871; Dem; Pres; value property $12,700; wife was Florence Hoffman, born Troy, Grove Tp. LaSalle Co. Ill. July 4, 1850; married Oct. 18, 1868; was private Co. C, 7th Ill Cavalry; has three children.

TOWNSEND S. J. Editor Walnut Motor, Walnut; born Belmont Co. Ohio, Feb. 23, 1850; came to this Co. 1876; Rep; Meth; wife was Lina Sargent, born Tiskilwa, Bureau Co. Ill. March 16, 1853; married March 16, 1875; has one child, Gracie A. born Dec. 24. 1875.

TURNER FRED. Farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; German Cath.

VAN ARNAM CHAS. lives with father, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Dem; Prot.

VAN ARNAM C. A. Carpenter, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; from Ca; Rep; Meth.

VAN ARNAM J. M. Farmer, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; born Kingston, Upper Canada, July 12, 1820, came to this Co. 1849; Dem; Prot; owns 520 acres land; wife was Maggie Brosius, born Somerset Co. Penn. May 7th, 1838; married Oct. 4, 1869; has had nine children by first wife, two dead and seven living, and one by second wife.

VAN ARNAM ELIZABETH Mrs. wife of Damen, Sec. 17; P.O. Walnut; from N. Y,

VAN ARNAM E. M. Farmer, rents of D. M. Towner, Sec. 17; from Co; Dem; Prot.

VAN ARNAM JACOB, lives with father Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Dem; Prot.

VAN ARNAM WM. Farmer, Sec. 18; P.O. Walnut; from Co; Dem; Bapt.

VAN LIEW F. E. Lawyer, Real Estate Ins. and Collection, Walnut; born Castile, Wyoming Co. N. Y. Dec. g, 1851; came to this Co. 1858; Rep; Meth; val. of prop. $1,000; wife was Marian F. Webb, born Dansville, Livingston Co. N. Y. Nov. 1, 1845; married Nov. 25, 1874; has one child, boy, Roy Van Liew, born Oct. 23, 1875.

WALLIS JNO. Tinner, Walnut; from Penn; Dem; Prot.

WALRATH S: Farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Walnut; Christian.

WANGER FRED, Farmer; rents Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; from Germany; Rep; Meth.

WARNER GEO. Carpenter, Walnut; from Can; Rep; Epis.

WATERHOUSE J. Farmer, Sec. 15; P.O. Walnut; from Eng; Dem; Bapt; owns 480 acres.

WATERMAN A. R. Farmer of D. Waterman, Sec. 15; P.O. Walnut; from N. Y.; Dem; Prot;

WATERMAN C. M. Teamster, Walnut; from N. Y.; Prot.

WATSON WM. P.O. Walnut; born Logan Co. Ohio, May 1, 1834; came to this county 1856; Rep; Prot; wife was Emma Bartholomew, born near Niagara Falls, N. Y., 1844; died July 16, 1872; has one child, Katie A. Watson, born Feb. 23, 1869.

WATSON B. Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

WARTSON CHAS. Farmer, Walnut; from Co; Rep; Prot.

WEIR JOHN, Laborer on J. Whitver's farm. Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

WELCH MARTHA T. Mrs. (wid. of Soloman), Walnut; from Vermont; Meth.

WELSH E. A. Plasterer, Walnut; from Ohio; Rep; Prot.

WESTBROOK T. J. Farmer, Sec. 29; P.O. Walnut; from Penn; Prot; owns 160 acres land.

WHITVER JNO. Farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; born in Switzerland, Dec. 2, 1822; came to this Co. 1851; Rep; Prot; owns 1,020 acres of land; wife was Mary A. Carnahan, born Dover. Tuscarawas Co. Ohio, Sept. 17, 1823; married Feb. 18, 1844; has had fifteen; children, thirteen living and two dead.

WHITVER JAS. Farmer, rents of father, Sec. 22; P.O. Walnut; from Co;, Rep; Prot.

WHITVER JERRY, Farmer, rents of Jno. Whitver, Sec. 3; P.O. Walnut; Ohio; Rep; Prot.

WHITVER W. J. Farmer, rents of J. Whitver Sec. 16; P.O. Walnut; Ohio; Rep; Bapt. 

 

 


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