Stephenson County Dircctory
Abbreviations Used in this Directory

EXAMPLE
Addams, J. (Laura Schoemaker) Ch Sarah; Cedar Creek Farm Cedarville R 1 Buckeye Sec32 0138a (1852)
Means that
Addams, J.=name.
(Laura Shoemaker)—wife's maiden name. Ch Sarah—child named Sarah.
Cedar Creek Farm—name of farm.
Cedarville R1—Postoffice Cedarville, Route 1. Buckeye Sec32--Buckeye Township, Section 82. 0138a—Owner of 138 acres.
(1852)—Resident of county since 1852.

 

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