Ellison Township

 

ABDELL WARREN, farmer, rents of A. M. Irving; Sec. 12; P. O. Roseville.

Adair Jno. farmer, rents of W. Shores; Sec. 3;P.O. Kirkwood; dem; born Illinois .

Adams J. D. farmer, rents of K. Brent, Sr.;Sec. 18: P. O. Ellison; rep; from Ky.

Adams Nelson, farmer, rents of Parker Parrish; Sec. 3; P. O. Kirkwood; rep: N. Y.

ALLARD J.S. Farmer and Stock Raiser: Sec. 10; P. O. Kirkwood; born in Carroll Co., N. H., April 13,1838; came to this County in the spring of 1836, and is one of the oldest settlers; wife was Miss Fannie Wornom, born in this Co. Feb. 26, 1843; married Aug. 29,1860; has family five children;living, Clayton A., Blanche, Mertie and Chester and one dead, Cora;has 160 acres, value $10,000; rep.

Allen Thos. farmer, rents of J. C. JMorris;Sec. 9; P. O. Kirkwood: dem; from Ohio .

Appleby Jas. farmer, works for J. A. Pierson Sec. 17; P. O. Ellison: rep; from Ohio .

BALDWIN JOHN, farmer: Sec. 8: P. O. Ellison: has SO acres, value $5,000 dem.

Barnett C. R. farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirkwood; 80 acres, value $5,000: rep: Ill.

Barnett Levi, carpenter, P. O. Ellison; dem; from Virginia .

Baxter, Hiram, farmer; Sec. 5; P. O. Ellison; has 45 acres, value $2,935; rep; from N.Y.

Baxter J. C. farmer; Sec. 5; P. O. Ellison; rents of James Gregory; rep; from N. Y.

Beasly J. C. farmer; Sec.34; P.O. Roseville; 231 acres, value $11,000; rep; Missouri!

Becktel Milford, farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Ellison; rents of D. C. Brent; rep; from Ohio.

Becktel Wm. farmer; Sec. 10; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Beebe Henry, fanner; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Bell John, farmer, works for J. J. Johnson;Sec. 22; P. O. Roseville; rep; from Ohio.

Birdsall H. A. farmer, rents of H. K. Brent;Sec. 7; P. O. Ellison; rep; from N. Y.

Birdsall Jno. farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirkwood;has 320 acres, value $19,200; rep; Canada.

BIRDSALL WM. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirkwood; born in Canada, Oct. 21,1828, and came to this Co. in Sept., 1838; he being one of the oldest settlers in the Co.; has family, five children; Mary married Andrew Oaks, and resides in Mills Co., Iowa; Ella, Celia, Cornelia and Lyrnan; wife was Miss Jane E. Brazleton, born in Indiana, Sept. 7,1831; married Jan. 20, 1850; has 201 acres; value $13,065; rep.

Bradford Thos. farmer, works for E. C. Johnston; Sec. 36; P. O. Roseville; dem.

Brazleton Jas. H. School Teacher; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirkwood; rep; from Indiana.

Brazleton Joseph F. farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirkwood; works for C. R. Barnett; rep.

BRENT D.C. farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 18; P. 0. Ellison; born in Lancaster Co., Va., Oct. 12,1821; left there with his parents and came to this Co. and to this tp., and settled on the place he now lives, March 14,1836, and is one of the very old­est settlers in the tp.; has family, six sons and three daughters living; one son and two daughters dead; wife was Miss Jane Brown, born in the same Co., Jan. 1,1830, married March 7,1850; rep; Meth.

Brent E. C. farmer; P. O. Ellison; rep; Va.

Brent G. W. farmer; Sec. 18; lives with his father; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

BRENT KENNER, . farmer and stock raiser; Sec. 18; P. O. Ellison; born Lancaster Co., Va., March 4, 1796; re­mained there until the fall of 1835, and arrived here March 14, 1836; Mr. B. as well as being one of the oldest settlers is the oldest man in the tp.; he served about two and one-half years in the war of 1812; he has a family, six sons and four daugh­ ters ' living; two sons and one daughter dead; has been married twice; first wife was Elizabeth Brent, born in the same Co ; he married again, to Anne N. Hubbard, born in Lancaster Co., Va., Sept 26, 1824; married Aug. 27,1867; has 400 acres, value $20,000; Rep; Meth,

BRENT KENNER, Jr. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 18; P. O. Ellison; born in Lancaster Co., Va., Oct. 14, 1827; left there and came to this Co. with his parents, March 14, 1»36, and is one of the oldest settlers in the tp.; has family, one son and six daughters; three sons and one daughter dead; has been married twice; first wife was Miss Elizabeth V. Simpson, born in Ohio, March 11, 1839; married April 8, 1852; she died March 11,1866; he married again to Mary A. Dempsey, born in Ohio, March 7,1846; married Feb. 14,1870; has 187 acres, value $11,200; Rep; Meth.

BRENT PAUL. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 8; P. O. Ellison; born in Lancaster Co.,Va., June 16,1831; left there with his parents and came to this Co. in March, 1836, and is one of the very oldest settlers; has family, three sons and four daughters living; two sons and one daughter dead; wife was Phoebe A. Moore, born in Ohio, Oct 9, 1836; married Auar. 13, 1857; has 200 acres, value, $10.000 Rep; Meth.

BRENT WM. F. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 17; P. 0. Ellison; born in Lancaster Co., Va., Jan. 4,1820; left there with his parents and arrived here March 14, 1836, and settled on the place he now lives, and has remained here ever since, being one of the very first settlers; has family, four sons and three daughters living; two sons and one daughter dead; wife was Miss Ellen Jamison, born in Hender­ son Co., Ill., July 1,1833; married Oct. 3, 1850; has 400 acres, value $20,000; Rep.

Briley C. farmer; P. 0. Ellison; dem; Tenn.

Briley John farmer; P. O.Ellison; dem;Meth; born Illinois.

Briley Thos. farmer; P.O. Ellison; dem;born Illinois.

Brook C. farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Ellison; rep;has 156 acres, value $11,700; from N. Y.

Brooks E. C. farmer; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville;rep; 40 acres, value $1,800; bom Illinois.

Brooks Geo. farmer; Sec. 16: lives with hisfather; P. O. Ellison; rep: born Illinois.

Brown Albert, farmer; Sec. 3; lives with his father; P. O. Kirkwood; dem; born Ill.

Brown C. H. farmer; Sec. 3; P. O. Kirkwood; dem; has 80 acres, value $4,800; born Ill..

Brown Geo. farmer; Sec. 3; lives with his father; P.O. Kirkwood; dem; born Ill.

Brown Henry, farmer; Sec. 27; rents of E. Godfrey; P. O. Roseville; dem; from Ind.

Brown Jas. farmer; Sec. 4; P. O. Kirkwood; dem; 240 acres, value, $12,000; from Va,

Brown Wm., Sr. farmer; Sec. 3; P. O. Kirkwood; dem; 40 acres, value $12,400; Va.

Brown Wm., Jr. farmer; Sec. 22; rents of G. Godfrey; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Va,

Brown Wm. L. laborer; P, O, Ellison; dem; from Virginia,

A. Harland, born in Maryland ; has 520acres, value $26,000; Dem; Chris.

Burch Thos., Sr. farmer; P. O. Roseville;dem; from Ohio.

Burch Thos., Jr. farmer; P.O. Roseville;dem; from Ohio.

Bycroff Wm. farmer; P. O. Jackson Corners;rep; from England.

CALVIN HENRY, farmer, works for E. Mitchell; Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; rep.

Charters. L, farmer; P. 0. Ellison; dem;Meth; born Illinois.

Clark Merritt, farmer; P. O. Roseville; rep;born Illinois.

Clayton Wm. farmer; P.O.Ellison; dem; born Illinois.

Cochran Jno, farmer; P. O. Ellison; rep;born Illinois.

CochranWui. farmer, works for A. P. Lofftus;Sec. 34; P. O. Roseville; rep; from Iowa.

Crane S. B. farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Roseville;dem; has 100 acres, value $8,000; N. J. Crazier Rodney, farmer; Sec. 36; P. O. Roseville; rep; has 330 acres, value $23,100.

Crozier Warren, farmer, lives with his father;Sec. 36; P. O. Roseville; rep; from Ohio.

DALTON MARION, blacksmith; P. O. Ellison; rep; from Ohio.

Davidson A. H. carpenter; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Dawson F. wagon maker; P. O. Ellison;rep; born Illinois.

Dealer Nat. farmer, rents of P. 31. Davidson; Sec. 7; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Ind.

Deater Wm. farmer, rents of F. M. Davidson;Sec. 7; P. 0. Ellison; dem; from Ind.

Drain C. farmer; P.O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

ELMER WM. farmer, works for D. Shalenbarger; Sec. 1; P. 0. Lenox Station.

Edwards Wm. L. blacksmith; P. O. Ellison; rep; Meth: born Illinois.

EDWARDS JOHN Farmer and Stock Raiser-. Sec. 5; P. O. Kirkwood; born in Belrnont Co., Ohio, May' 13,1833: came to the State in 1853, and to the Co. in 1863, and settled on the place he now lives; family two children, Mary and Elvira: wife was Miss Josephine Johnson, born in Kentucky, in 1839; married Sept, 23,1863; has 161 "acres, value $11,270; served five months in the late war, in Co. B. 71st I.V.I.; Rep.

EldridgeJas. farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Roseville ; rep; 90 acres, value $5,400; N. Y.

ELDRlDGE N. A. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; born in Berkshire Co., Mass., May 8, 1815; left there in 1838, and moved to Otsego Co.,N. Y., and remained there until 1846; then came to this Co.; is one of the oldest setters; has three children living, Sarah J., James and Florence; two dead, ArlinaandWilson; wife was Miss Nancy Cole, bornin the same place, March 19, 1817 ; marriedJan. 6, 1838; has 210 acres, value $11,700;has been Supervisor twelve years, and heldother Town OfSces; Rep.

Ent Asa, farmer; Sec. 16: P. O. Ellison: rep; 80 acres, value $4,000; from N. J.

Ervin Thos. farmer, works for J. A. Pierson; Sec. 17; rep; from Iowa.

ERVIN C. O. Farmer and Stock Raiser: Sec. 11 ; P. O. Lenox Station: born in Madison Co., Ohio, March 4, 1820: came to this Co. in the fall of 1864: has family seven children. Smith. Henry R., William J., Eliza G., Flora A.. Elmer G. and Sarah F. ; wife was Miss Harriet Moore, bom in the same place, Feb. 8, 1826 ; married Dec. 2, 1852: has 160 acres of land, value $10,000 ; Rep ; both members of the Meth. church.

Ewing Jno. farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Lenox; rep ; 90 acres, value $4,500 : from Ohio.

Ewing Smith, farmer; Sec. 10; P. O. Elli­ son ; rep ; from Ohio.

FERNALD E. L. farmer, lives with his father: Sec. 15: P.O. Ellison; dem. Fernald E. W. farmer, rents of E. Brooks: Sec. 15; P. O. Ellison; dem; from X. H.

FLETCHER JAMES M. Farmer and Stock Raiser: Sec. 16: P. O. Ellison : born in Addison Co., Vt.. Jan. 4. 1819 : left there May 1st, 1835, and went to Lorain Co.. Ohio, and remained there until July. 1839; then removed to Knox Co., Ill.; came to this Co. in May, 1845. and has remained here ever since; has family two sons and four daughters living; one son dead: died at Vicksburs, during the war; wife was Miss Mary Frost, born in Eng­ land, June 30. 1822: married June 18, 1840; has 317 acres of land, value $19,000: Rep.

Foot Sidnev, farmer, rents of Wm. Shores : Sec. 13; P.O. Lenox; from Ohio.

Furguson John, farmer ; P. O. Ellison ; dem ; from Ireland.

Galbreath Daniel, farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 5: P. O. Ellison.

Galbreath Newton, farmer, lives on his father's place ; Sec. 9 ; P. O. Ellison ; dem.

Galbreath Thos. farmer, lives with his father ;Sec. 5 ; P. 0. Ellison ; dem : from Iowa,

GALBREATH WIILL1AM, Sr.Farmer and Stock Raiser: Sec. 5; P. O. Ellison; born in Roane Co., East Tenn.. Oct. 22, 1814; left there with his parents. and moved to Morgan Co., Ill, in Dec., 1829 ; remained there about one. year and then went to Adams Co. ; came to this Co. in the fall of 1835; is one of the very oldest settlers ; has family four sons and six daughters; two sons dead; -wife was Sarah

Galbreath Wm., Jr. farmer, lives with hisfather; Sec. 5; P. O. Ellison; dem; Ill.

Garrett Jas. farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. JacksonCorners; rep; 80 acres, value $4,000; Tenn.

Garretson Rev. P.S.. pastor of M. E. church;P.O. Ellison; rep; from New Jersey .

George John, farmer, rents of W. R-Rayburn;Sec. 26; P. O. Roseville; dem; Ohio.

Gibson T. H. farmer, rents of J. K.Gibson;Sec. 2; P. O. Kirkwood; rep; from Ohio .

Gilbert B. farmer, rents of Jas. Eldridge; Sec. 35; P. O. Roseville; dem; from N. Y.

Glaze Jno. farmer, rents of W. Rayburn; Sec. 14; Roseville ; dem; from Ohio .

Godfrey Burton, farmer; Sec. 27; P, O. Roseville; rep; Meth; 320acres, value $19,200.

Godfrey Elijah, farmer; Sec. 27; P. 0. Roseville ; Ind ; has 258 acres, value $12,900.

Godfrey E. G. farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 27; P. ;O. Roseville ; rep; Meth; O.

Godfrey J. M. farmer, rents of his father; Sec. 27; P. O. Roseville; rep; Ohio.

Godfrey Jas. farmer; Sec. 21; P. O. Ellison; rep; has 321 acres, value $16,000; Ohio .

Godfrey Jno. fanner, lives with his father; Sec. 21; P. O. Ellison;. rep; born Illinois .

Godfrey Jno., Sr. farmer; Sec. 26; P. O. Roseville; rep; 229 acres, value $11,450.

Godfrey Joseph, farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 21; P. 0. Ellison; rep; born Ill.

Godfrey Joel B. farmer, rents of Jas. Godfrey; Sec. 21; P. 0. Ellison; rep; born Ill.

Golden Oliver, farmer; Sec. 26; P. 0. Roseville ; rep; Meth; 80 acres, value $4,000.

Goodale B. F. farmer, works for E. Brooks; Sec. 23; P.O. Roseville; rep; from Mich.

Goodwin W. H. farmer, works for J. M. Fletcher; Sec. 21; P.O.Ellison; rep; Vt

GOULDIN . L.L. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 26; P. O. Roseville; born in Franklin Co., Ohio, Sept. 13, 1851; left there with his parents, and moved to Hen­ derson Co., Ill., in 1857; came to Warren Co. in 1864; has family of one daughter, Minnie Luella, born Oct. 6, 1876; wife was Miss Augusta L. Lofftus, born in this Co.; June 21,1856; married Dec. 24,1874; has 80 acres, value $4,000; Rep; Meth.

Graham C. W. farmer; Sec. 24; P. O. Roseville; rep; 124 acres, value $6,000; Ohio.

Gray Walter, farmer, rents of C. Drain; Sec. 14; P. O. Roseville; from England .

HARBER LEVI M. laborer; P. O. Ellison ; dem; born Illinois .

Harbaugh Jas. farmer; Sec. 13; P.O. Roseville; rep; 80 acres, value $4,400; born Ill.

Harris A. farmer; Sec. 22; P. O. RosevJlle; rep; 10 acres, value $600; born Illinois.

Harris V. K. farmer, rents of D. HogsettSec. 22; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois .

Hawk John, farmer, works for W. Rayburn; Sec. 36; P. O. Roseville; dem; from Ohio .

Hoag L. J. farmer; Sec. 20; P. O. Ellison;rep; 113 acres, value $6.780; born Illinois .

Holloway Edwin, farmer, rents of A. L.Pennoyer; Sec. 24; P. O. Roseville; rep.

Holloway John, laborer; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois .

Holloway Milton, laborer; P. O. Ellison;rep; born Illinois .

Hook E. R. farmer, rents of F. Meacham;Sec. 34; P. O. Roseville: dem: from Ohio .

Hook John, fanner; P. O. Roseville; dem;born Illinois .

Houlton J. F. farmer; Sec. 32; P. O. JacksonCorners; rep; 100 acres, value $8,000; Me.

Houlton Jos., Jr., farmer; Sec. 32; P. 0. Jack­ son Corners; rep; 160 acres, value $8,000.

Houlton Jos., Sr., retired; Sec. 32; P. O.Jackson.Corners; rep; from Mass.

Humes John 8. farmer; P. O. Roseville; rep; born Ill.

IRVING A. M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 12; P. O.Roseville; born in Somerset Co., N. J., March 16,1834; came to this Co. in October, 1855, and is one of the oldest settlers: has family of six chil­dren, Mary Ida, Margaret J., Emma L., Nancy A., Alfred M., and Amanda E; wife was Miss Mary E. McClure, born in Mc- Donough Co., Ill., January 10,1837; mar­ ried Dec. 14, 1859; has 376 acres of the best improved land in the tp., value $24, 400; both Cong.

JONES A. H. farmer; Sec. 9; P. O. Ellison; rep; 80 acres, value $4,000; Ohio.

Jones E. T. fanner; P. 0. Roseville ; dem; born Illinois .

Jones Jno. B. farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. LenoxStation; rep; 80 acres, value $4,800; Va.

Jones J. H. farmer, works for J. J. Johnson;Sec. 21; P. O. Roseville; rep; from Ohio .

Jones J. H. farmer, rents of J. Godfrey; Sec.25; P. O. Roseville; dem; from Ohio .

JAMISON M. T. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 9; P. O. Ellison; born in Henderson Co., Ill., July 12, 1850; left there and came to this Co. in the fall of 1875; has family of one daughter, Cordelia Jose­phine, born August 1, 1875; wife was Miss Velina Brent, daughter of Wm. P. Brent, born in this Co. Feb. 12, 1854; married Nov. 22,1874; has 160 acres, value $8,000; Rep; Presb.

JOHNSON J. J. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 22; P. 0. Roseville; born in Cape May Co., N. J., March 11,1809; left there when 21 years of age, and went to Madison Co., Ohio; came to this Co. in the fall of 1854; has family of eleven children, six sons and five daughters; has been mar­ ried twice; first wife was Mary Bryant, who died in October, 1854; married again to Jane Bell, in September, 1856; has 345 acres, value $20,700; has served seven years as Justice of the Peace, and six years as Road Commissioner; Rep.

Johnson J. J. Jr., farmer; Sec. 4; Ellison; 44% acres, value $2,640; rep; from Ohio.

Johnson Peter, farmer, rents of D. M. Talia- ferro; Sec. 11; P. O.Ellison; rep; Sweden.

Johnson Wm. farmer; lives on his father's place; Sec. 22; P. O.Roseville; rep: Ohio.

JOHNSTON E. C. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 86: P. O. Roseville: born in Green Co., Indiana, Sept. 20, 1830; left there and came to this Co. and settled on the place he now lives in, Oct., 1860; has familv of two sons and three daughters, Edward C.. Wm. D., Chirena Blanche, Minuie and Estelle; wife was Miss Amanda Andrews, born in Lawrence Co., Tcnn., May 19, 1839; married Nov. 26. 1857; Mr. J. has 87 acres, all under cultivation, value $52.500: Dem; Mrs. J. fc a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian church.

KELLY I. A. farmer.rentsof D. M. Taliafcrro: Sec. 11: P. 0. Roseville: rep.

Kane Jno. farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 13: P. O. Roseville; dem: from England.

KANE MICHAEL,. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 13; P. O. Roseville: born in the Co. of Waterfprd. Ireland, in iS24: left there and came to the United States in June. 1864, and to this Co. in the spring of 1870; has family of five children, John, William, Fannie. Mary and Edmund; wife was Fannie Stuck, from the Co. of Cork. Ireland: married in 1840: has 155 acres, value $7,800; Dem: Cath.

Khron Fred. O. farmer; Sec. 1: P. O. Lenox-, 100 acres, value $6,000; dem; from N. Y.

Khron Henry, farmer: Sec. 1; P. O. Lenox; I 100 acres, value $6,000; dem: Germany.

Kimball S. H. framer; P. O. Ellison: rep; from Ohio.

Kimball W. H. farmer, rents of F. M. Da- 1 vidson: Sec. 7: P. O. Ellison; rep: Ill.

Kirby I. B. farmer; Sec. 34; P. O. Roseville: I 187 acres, value $9,350: dem; from Penn.

L EACOCK JACOB, farmer, lives on his father's place; Sec. 5; P. O. Ellison.

Lehman Jacob, farmer; Sec. 1: P. O. Lenox Station; 80 acres, value $5,200: rep; Penn.

Leiter Jacob, farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Lenox;54 acres, value $2,700; clem: from Penn.

Livermore A. P. farmer: Sec. 33; P. O.Roseville: 175 acres, value $8,750; rep.

Livermore W. R. farmer, rents of R. Crosier;P.O. Roseville; rep; born Ill.

LOFFTUS A. J. Farmer and StockRaiser; Sec. 34; P. O. Roseville; born in Augusta Co., Va., Jan. 16,1815; left there in Oct., 1823, and moved to Christian Co., Ky., with his parents, and remained there until April, 1837, then came to this Co., and is one of the very oldest settlers; has eight children living, four dead; wife was Lavinia S. Meacham. born in Christian Co., Ky., Feb. 26, 1822; married Dec. 24, 1837: has 311 acres, value $15.550; has served as School Trustee twenty-five years; Rep; Christian.

Lofftus A. P. farmer: Sec. 34; P. O. Rose­ ville; rep; Chris: 80 acres, val. $4,000; Ill.

Lofftus Geo. farmer; Sec. 15; P. O. Roseville; dem; 80 acres, value $4,800; born Illinois.

Lofftus S. D. farmer: Sec. 20; P. O. Ellison; dern; 116 acres, value $5,800; from Va.

Lofftus Wm.fanner; Sec. 20; P. O. Ellison; lives with his father: dem; born Illinois.

Lovett Win. farmer: Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; rents of W. H. Lee: rep: from Kentucky.

Lozier James, farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Roseville; rents of B. Godfrey; rep; Meth; Ill.

McCURDY JOHN. farmer: Sec. 22; P. O. Roseville; rents of D. Hogsett: Ill.

McGiaughlin Andrew, farmer; Sec. 24; P. O. Roseville; rents of David Stern; dem; Pa.

McKanna R. A. farmer; P.O. Ellison; rep: Meth: from Ohio.

MeMillen David, fanner: Sec. 11: P. O. Kirkwood; rents of J. Greenlee: rep; Can.

MeMillen O. J. farmer: Sec. 11; P.O. Kirkwood; rents of J. Greenlee; rep: Canada.

McWilliams J. I.farmer; Sec. 1: P.O. Lenox Station: rep; 80 acres, value $4,800: Ohio.

Madison Stephen, fanner; Sec. 33; P.O. Roseville: rents of J. C. Bcasley; rep; O.

MEACHAM A. M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; See. 34: P. O. Roseville: born in Sangamon Co.,Ill.. Dec. 2. 1838; left there when two years of age; came to this Co. and to this tp. with his parents, and has remained here ever since, he being one of the oldest settlers in the town; has familv, six children. Albert A.. John A., Ziba II, Harman E., Eva M., and Earl; wife was Clarinda M. MeMillen. born in Ohio. May 6,1837; married July 28. 1859; has 120 acres, value $7,200: Rep; Chris.

Meacham Edward, farmer; Sec. 35; P.O. Roseville: rep; 45 acres, value $2,260; Ill.

Meacham Mont. A. farmer; Sec. 29: P. 0. Jackson Corners; dem; 98 1/2 acres, $3,920.

Meacham M. G. farmer; Sec. 32; P. O.Jack­ son Corners: dem; 125 acs., val. $6.000; Ky.

Means Geo. farmer; Sec.22; P.O. Roseville; rep: rents of J. J. Johnson; from Ind.

MITCHELL ELIPHALET, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; born in Bristoe Co., Mass.. Nov. 29, 1817; left there and came to this Co. and this tp. in the spring of 1841, and is among the oldest settlers; has been mar ried twice; first wife was Martha J. Sov- erign, born in Upper Canada, Nov. 13, 1829; married June 20, 1845; she died June 14,1872: has seven sons living and one dead by first wife, Howard A., Ossian K., Morton, Arthur L., S. P., Frank J., and Albert W., one dead, E. L.; married again Oct. 15, 1873, to Mary J. Luster, born in St. Clair Co., 111., Jan. 17, 1831; second wife has one daughter, Minnie; has 333J^ acres, value $23,345; is Supervisor and has been for eight years, and Town Clerk ten years, and held other offices; Rep; Bapt.

Mitchell Robert, farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Roseville; works for Burton Godfrey; rep; Ind.

Mitchell S. P. farmer; Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; lives with his father; rep; born Ill.

Moore Enos, farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Jackson Corners; rents of C. R. Thompson; dem.

Moore Wm. farmer; Sec.24; P. O.Roseville; rents of J. B. Morford; dem; Isle of Man.

Morris A. K. farmer; Sec. 15; P. O. Ellison; dem; 200 acres, value $12,000; Ohio.

Morris J. C. farmer; Sec. 9; P. O. Kirkwood; dem; 110 acres, value $6,600; from N. J.

Mowder Benj.farmer; Sec.17; P.O.Ellison; works for Win. P. Brent; dem; from N. J.

NICHOLS JEFFERSON, farmer; Sec. 82; P. O. Ellison; rep; 5 acs., val. $400. Nokes David, farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 4; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Ky.

NELS0N JOHN, Fanner; Sec. 10; P. O. Ellison; born in Sweden, Sept 29, 1843; left there and came to the .U S.April 28, 1868, and went to Galesburg, and came to this Co. in March, 1869; single; has 80 acres, value $3,400; Rep; Swedish Luth.

Nokes Wm. farmer, rents of Wm. Spieer; Sec. 4; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Ky

ONEAL EDWIN J. farmer, lives with father; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville; rep.

O'Neal Henry W. farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville: rep; Ill.

O'Neal John, Sr., farmer; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville; rep; 130 acres, val. $6,500; Ky.

O'Neal John, Jr., farmer, lives with his fath­ er; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville; rep: Ill.

Oak J. H. farmer: Sec. 9; P. O. Ellison; rep; 40 acres, value $2,000: from Missouri.

OCKERT JOHN, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 15: P. O. Roseville; born in Baden, Germany, Aug. 27, 1832; left there Nov. 1,1854; arrived in N. Y. Dec. 17, same year, remained there four weeks, and then came to Knox Co., Ill.; remained there till March, 1858, then came here, and has remained here ever since; has family, five sons and three daughters; wife was Miss Elizabeth Reibold, born in Hessen Darm­ stadt, Germany, Oct. 26, 1833; married Dec. 22,1854; has 170 acres, value $8,500; Rep; wife is Meth.


PAINTER ISAAC, farmer; Sec. 22; P. O. Roseville; dem; 105 acs., val. $5,000.

Painter Samuel, farmer; P. O. Ellison; rep; from Iowa.

Panly R. A. clerk; P. 0. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Parmenter Chas. farmer, rents of Geo. W. Brent; Sec. 18; P. 0. Ellison; dem; Ill.

PARRISH P. B. Farmer and Stock Raiser and Dealer; Sec. 4; P. O. Kirk- wood; born in Lafayette, Tippecanoe Co., Ind., Jan. 19,1833; came to lliis Co. in the spring of 1862, and settled on this place, and has remained here ever since; Mr. P. has one of the best Stock Farms in the Co., known as the Walnut Grove Farm: he has now 20 head of thoroughbred Short Horn Cattle, and is a breeder" of Poland China Hogs; he has Cattle for sale'; it would be well to give him a call; has 200 acres, value $18,000; Dem; has family, seven children, four sons and three daughters.

Patch Amasa, farmer; Sec. 30: P. O.Jackson Corners; ind; 90 acres: value $5,400.

Patch Dennis, farmer; Sec. 31; P. O. Jackson Corners; dem; 50 acres, value $3,000; Me.

PATCH E. M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 31; P. O. Jackson Corners; born in Carroll Co., N. H., June 10, 1850; came to this Co. with his parents when three years of age; has one son, George, born Sept 3,1873; has been married twice: first wife was Ada Merriam, born in Mass.; married March 1,1872; she died April 14, 1875; married again Feb. 14, to Eva Hen­ derson, from Plymouth, 111.: has 40 acres, value $3,000; Ind; Meth. Patch Mayhew, farmer; Sec. 31; P. O. Jackson Corners; Meth: 180acres, val. $10,800.

Pendarvis J. P. farmer; Sec. 17; P. 0. Ellison; rep; 40 acres, value $8,000; born Ill.

PENNOYER J.A. Retired; Sec. 24; P. O. Roseville: born in Fairfield Co., Ct, Oct. 27,1807; left there and moved to Cin- cinnati in 1833, and remained there three years, and came to Winchester, 111., in Dec., 1836, and to this Co. in 1852, and is among the oldest settlers; has family, two children living; wife was Miss Nancy Alexander, born in Gibson Co., Ind.; mar­ried Aug. 12,1865; she died May 9,1873; lias 221 acres; value of estate, $16,000; was Supervisor one term, and held other town offices; Rep

.Perkins J. B. farmer; Sec. 9; Kirkwood; rents of James Brown.

Peters W. C. farmer; P. O. Roseville; rep; born Illinois.

PIERSON J. A. Postmaster and Merchant; P. O. Ellison: born in Woodsfield, Monroe Co., Ohio, April 8,1838; left there April 7,1863, and moved to Tazwell Co., Ill., remained there one year, then went to Davis Co., Mo., remained there one year, then came here; has family, three children living Cora E., Ollie F., Virginia B. one dead, Nancy J. wife was Margaret R. Ganote, born in Clark Co., Indiana, July 17, 1848; married Oct. 18,1867; has 80 acres, value $4,800; dem; is School Director; Meth.

Poniter J. F. farmer; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Prater Andrew, farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Rose­ville ; rep; works for Ed. Meacham; Ill.

RAYBURN JOS. A. farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Roseville: rep; lives with mother.

Rayburn Nancy, Sec. 35: P. O. Roseville; Chris: 80 acres, value $5,600; from Ind.

Rayburn U. farmer, lives with his mother: Sec.35: P. O. Rose ville: rep: Illinois.

RAYBURN W. R. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 36; P. O. Roseville; born in Montgomery Co.. Ky., Oct. 18, 1822, and was about four months of age when his parents moved to Ripley Co., Ind., and remained there until the spring of 1855,and then came to this Co.; has family, four sons, George W., Frank S., John and Charley: wife was Miss Sarah A. Roberts, born in Ripley Co., Ind., Nov. 20, 1830; married 2s ov. 17, 1852: has 561 acres, value $34,400; was Supervisor two years; Rep.

Reasner Jarues, farmer; Sec. 3; P. O. Kirkwood; rents of P. Parrish; born Illinois.

Reid John, laborer; P. O. Roseville: rep: from Indiana.

Reynolds A. L. farmer; Sec. 25: P. O. Roseville: lives with his father; from Penn.

Revnolds Erastus, farmer; Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; lives with M. Reynolds: Penn.

Revnolds Madison, farmer: Sec. 25; P. O. Roseville; 80 acres, value $4,000; Pean.

Roberts W. F. farmer, rents the H. Johnson estate; Sec. 22; P. O. Ellison; dem; Ky.

Ross D. C. farmer, rents of J. C. Beasley: Sec. 29; P. O.Jackson Corners; rep; Ind.

Ross H. fanner; Sec. 29: P. O. Ellison: rep; 43 acres, value $1,720; from Ohio.

Ross H. N. farmer; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville: rep; 80 acres, value $4,000; from Ind.

Ross Henry N. farmer; Sec. 23; P. O. Rose­ville; rep; 80 acres, value $4,000; Ohio.

Ross John, farmer; Sec. 29; P.O. Ellison; rep; 180 acres, value $9,000; from Del.

Ryder Joshua, farmer; P. O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

SANDS B. W. retired; P. O. Ellison; rep: Meth; from Tennessee. Sands Isaac, laborer; P. O. Ellison; rep; Meth; from Indiana.

SPENCER F. H Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 34; P. O. Roseville; born in Middlesex Co., Conn., June 26,1883; left there in May, 1851, and went to Hancock Co., Ill., and came to this Co. in l£68; has family four children, Leeds P., Lillie A., Mary F. and Cora A.; wife was Miss Sarah E. Pennoyer, born in Pike Co., Ill.. June 12,1840; married Oct. 2,1858; has 84 acres, value $4,200; Rep; wife is Bapt; he served three vears in the late war in Co, F., 83rd Ill. Inf.

Sands Jerre, plasterer; Sec. 17; P. O.Ellison; rep; from Indiana.

SANDS O. C. Merchant: Ellison; born in Montgomery Co., Indiana,-July 16.1854: left there and came to this Co, with his parents in 1856; single; Rep.

Salisbury Warren, farmer, works for M. Salisbury; Sec. 4: P. O. Kirkwood; rep.

SALISBURY MARION. Farmer and Stock Raiser; See.4: P. O. Kirkwood; born in RichlandCo., Ohio. Aug. 20.1836; left there when about two years of age with his parents, and came to this Co., aiid is one of the oldest settlers; has 9a acres, value $5,400: Rep: served three years in the late war, in Co. C, 83rd Ill. Vol.; was Tax Collector one term.

Seabolt J. G. laborer; P.O.Ellison; dem; from Illinois.

Sexton H. F. retired; P. O. Ellison: rep: Meth; from Ohio.

SEYMOUR A. G. Fanner and Stock Raiser; Sec. 2; P. 0. Lenox Station; bora in Oswego Co.. N. Y., Nov. 23,1835; came to this Co. in the spring of 1850; has familv seven children, Florence E., Jessie M.. Willard L.. Nellie M., Leonard A., Marv G. and Arlina; wife was Miss Mary M. Abdill, born in Carlton, Ohio. Dec. 4.1837; married Dec. 30.1863; has 100 acres, value $10,000: was Road Commissioner and School Direcior: Rep: Mrs. S. is a member of the Meth. Church.

Shearer Jas. farmer; See. 17; P.O.Ellison; dem; from North Carolina.

Shelenbarger David, farmer, rents of W. Root; Sec. 1: P. O. Lenox Station: dem.

Shelenbarger Geo. farmer, lives with his son; Sec. 1; P. O. Lenox Station: dem; Penn.

Shmgledecker. laborer: P. O. Ellison: rep: from Maryland.

Singley E. M. farmer, reiiis of Paul Brent; Sec.8:P. O. Ellison; rep: from Iowa.

Slater Daniel, fanner; Sec. 15; P. O. Ellison: 40 acres, value $2,000; dem; from Ireland.

Slater Dennis, fanner; Sec. 15: P. 0. Ellison; 40 acres, value $2,000; dem; from Ireland.

Sloan Wm. C. farmer, works for Isaac Painter; Sec. 22; P. O. Roseville; dem.

SMITH THOMAS, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 30; P.O. Jackson Corners: born in England, Oct. 22, 1844; came to the U. S. when one and a half years of age: came to this Co. in 1867 : has farnilv four children living, Albertie, C. R, Amelia and Nathan; one dead, Catharine; wife was Miss Ann Eliza Wyeth, born in Monongahela City, Washington Co., Penn., Feb. 19, 1817, married Dec. 3, 1838; has 200 acres, value $12,000; Rep; was ordained as Minister at Quincy, Ill., in 1837, of the Cong. Church.

Sourbeir Chas. blacksmith; P.O. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Spicer A. farmer, rente of J. M. Hume; Sec. 33; P. O. Roseville; dern; from Virginia.

Spicer E. farmer, rents of J. M. Hume; Sec. 33; P. O. Roseville; dem; from Virginia.

Spicer Rev. Wm. farmer and preacher; Sec. 4; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Virginia.

Spicer "Wm. H. farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 4; P. O. Ellison; dem; from Virginia.

St. Ledger Anthony, farmer, lives with his son; Sec. 15; P. O. Ellison; dern; Ireland.

St. Ledger John, farmer; Sec. 15; P. 0. Elli­ son ; dem; 80 acres, value $4,000; Ireland.

Staley Peter, farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Kirk- wood ; rep; 80 acres, value $4,500; Penn.

Stewart J.W. farmer, rents of J. M.Fletcher; Sec. 16; P. 0. Ellison; rep; born Illinois.

Sutter A. J. farmer; P. O. Kirkwood; deni; from Pennsylvania.

Sutter David, farmer; P.O. Kirkwood; clem; born Illinois.

Sutter Jas. F. farmer; Sec. 4; P. O. Kirk- wood ; dem; born Illinois.

THOMAS EDWARD, farmer, rents of F. Meacham; Sec.35; P. 0. Roseville; rep.

Thompson C.R. farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Jackson Corners; dem; 240 acres, val. $12,000.

Thompson J. B. farmer; P. O. Ellison, dem; from Vermont.

Timmons Daniel, farmer, rents the Rayburn Estate; Sec. 31; P. O. Jackson Corners.

Toll Luke, farmer, works for J. C. Beaslev; Sec. 34; P.0. Roseville; rep; born Ill.

Townsend W. A. physician'and surgeon; rep; Meth; from Ohio.


VAN HORN PETER, farmer, works for Wm. P. Brent; Sec. 17; P. O. Ellison.

Vantuyl M.farmer; Sec. 5; P.O. Kirkwood; rep; 161 acres, value $9,660; from Ohio.

WALKER JOHN, farmer, rente of Geo. Hardin; Sec. 23; P. O. Roseville;rep.

Warner Gep.Sr. farmer; P. O. Roseville; rep; from Ohio.

Warner George Jr. farmer; P. O. Roseville;rep; from Ohio.

Wasson A. farmer; Sec. 28; P.O. Ellison;dem; 196 acres, value $9,800; born Ill.

Wassen Wm. farmer; P. O. Ellison: dem; U. B.; born Illinois.

Wilcox Richard, farmer; Sec. 22: P. O. Ellison; 622 acres, value $3,720: dem; Ill.

Willard Francis, farmer, rents of Wm. Lee; Sec. 24; P. O. Roseville; dem: born Ill.

Wornum James, farmer, runts of J. Green- lee; Sec. 2; P. O. Kirkwood; rep: born Ill.

Wright Jas. farmer; Sec. 31; P.O. Jackson Corners; rep-, from Ohio

YOHO A. B. farmer, rents of D. Leucock; Sec. 8; P. O. Ellison; dem: from Ohio.

YOHO S. S. farmer; P.O. Ellison; dem; from Missouri.

YOUMANS J. B. Farmer and Stock Raiser: Sec. 1; P. O. Lenox Station: born in Putnam Co., N. Y., July 7,1824: came to this Co. Oct. 28, 1855; has family four children. Spencer C., Chas. S.. Frahcena and Laura; wife was Miss Abagail Squires, born in the same place Dec. 13, 1828: married Dec. 19,1850; has 80 acres, value $4,860: rep; Mrs. Y. is a member of the Bapt. church.

Youmans S. C. farmer, lives with his lather; Sec. 1: P. O. Lenox Station; rep; N. Y

 

 

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