GREENBUSH TOWNSHIP.


ADAMS WILLIS, farmer; P. O. Greenbush; from Kentucky.

Albert David, farmer; Sec. 18; P. O. Greenbush ; rep; 12 acres; from Germany.

Almond Thos. weaver; Greenbush; dem; Bapt.

Alvord J. E. physician; Greenbush: rep: Meth: born Illinois.

ALEXANDER W. Farmer; Sec. 34: P. O. Prairie City; born in Ill., Dec. 3, 1852; came to this Co. in 1855; Dem; owns 160 acres land, valued at $9,600; married Carrie Matthews, July 10,1876; is the son of E. A. Alexander, who lives in McDonough Co.,Ill.

Austin Jno. mail carrier; P. O. Greenbush: rep; born Illinois.

BABBET S. J. farm laborer; P. O. Avon.

Barlow J. N. engineer; Greenbush; dem; from New York.

Barnum L. W. rents of Alfred Tompkins; P. O. Avon; dem; from New York.

BEAM H. Farmer: Sec. 16; P. O. Avon; born in Penn., March 22, 1813; came to this Co. in 1851; Rep; Chris; owns 80 acres of land, valued at $5,000; married Nancy Spencer in 1838; seven children, Orlando J., J, O., Rachel A., Mary E., Barbara M., Sarah J., and Addle, who died in 1867; first went to Ohio and lived here 18 years, and then to Illinois, and settled in Warren Co. Beam Jos. farmer; Sec. 14; P. O.Avon; rep;40 acres: from Ohio.

Bivens Jno. lives with father on Sec. 14; P.O. Avon; dem.

Bell John, farm hand; P. O. Greenbush.

BIVENS JOSEPH, Farmer; Sec 12; P. O. Avon: born in Penn., Oct. 10, 1810; came to this Co. in 1860; Rep; Meth; owns 105 acres of land, valued at $5,250; married Eliza McEwen; have nine children ; Mr. Bivens' farm in 2 1/2 miles from Avon, on the C, B. & Q. R R.

BOND JOHX C. Retired; Sec. 18; P. O. Greenbush: born in Tenn., Dec. 25, 1799; came to this Co. in 1832; Dem; Old School Bapt; owns 153 acres of land, valued at $7,650; first wife was Polly Grimsley: second wife, Mary Singleton; had five children bv first wife and three by second wife, Susanna, William G., Jesse W., Rubie L.; Mr. Bond was the first J. P. in south side of Co.; been County Commissioner and Supervisor for 14 years; was in Black Hawk War, and is a cousin to George Walton, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence.

Bond J. C. Jr., lives with his grandfather, on Sec. 18; P. O. Greenbush; dem; Cal.

Bowman A. R rents of W. T. Snapp; Sec. 16; P. 0. Greenbush; rep; born Illinois,

Bowman Jno. proprietor Greenbush Mills; Greenbush; rep; from Penn

Bright Wm, rents of 0. J. Beam; Sec. 15; rep; from Ohio.

Brown Samuel, Sec. 7; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; Meth; 25 acres; from Indiana.

Brown William, laborer; P. O.Avon; rep; Cong; from New York.

Buckner A. F. lives with F. G. Snapp; Sec. 7; P. O. Greenbush; rep; from Germany.

Butler John, fanner, rents of John Butler; Sec. 11; P. 0. Greenbush; dem.

BUTLER V. W. Justice of the Peace; Greenbush; born in O., Sept. 20, 1825; came to this Co. in 1839; Dem; Chris; owns 160 acres, valued at $9,600; his first wife was Rachel Swain; second wife was Harriet Williams; have seven children, two by first wife and fiveby last wife, John L., William A., Mary A., Manly E., Ida H., Esta V., and Rachel; is Boad Commissioner and Assessor; he owns house and four lots in Greenbush.

Butler W. R. postmaster, keeps restaurant; Greenbush; dem.

CATES RICHARD, cattle trader; Sec. 36; P. O. Prairie City; dem.

CARMADY J. A, Farmer; P. O.Greenbush; born in Mo. Feb. 3, 1853;came to this Co. in 1874; Rep; value of personal property, $1,500; married Fannie Call in 1876. Chatterton C. farmer; Sec. So; P.O.Avon; rep; from New York.

Chatterton L. B. farmer; Sec. 34; P. O. Avon; dem; 80 acres.

Claycomb Alf, farmer, renter; P. O. Green- bush ; dem.

Clayton C. B. Sec. 7; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; 16 acres; from Kentucky.

Clayton S. M. lives on Thomas Wilson's farm; Sec. 36; P. O. Prairie City; dem.

Clore Albert, farmer; P. O. Greenbush; ind.

Clore Wm. farmer; Sec. 5; P. 0. Greenbush; Bapt; 83 acres; value $3,320.

Clovis W. A. rents of Judge Lawrence; Sec. 86; P. O. Prairie City; ind.

Coll Mrs. F. N.Sec. 19; P. O. Greenbush; 160 acres; from Germany.

Conley James, rents of Ben Wood; Sec. 30; P. O. Walnut Grove; dem; from Ireland.

Conley John, lives with brother, James Conley ; P. O. Walnut Grove; dem.

Coon Jas. farmer; rents of J. A. Butler; dem.

Coon John, P. O. Greenbush; rep; from Indiana.

Coon N. N. rents of J. A. Butler; Sec. 17; P. O. Greenbush; rep; Bapt; from Ind.

Corcoran Jno., Sr., lives on Barney Sloey's farm Sec. 26; dem; from Ireland.

Corcoran Jno., Jr., lives on Barney Sloey's farm; Sec. 22; dem; born Illinois.

Coursan David, Sec. 18; dem; 15 acres; from Ohio.

Conrsan J. T. farm laborer; P. 0. Avon; dem.

Conrsan Samuel, farmer; Sec. 14; P. 0. Avon; rep; Chris; 59 acres; from Ohio.

Crabill Edgar, lives with his father; Sec. 15;P. O. Avon; dem; born Illinois.

Crabill Jas. lives with his father; Sec. 15; P. O. Avon; dem; born Illinois.

Crabill Noah, farmer; Sec. 15; P. O. Avon; dem; Chris; 202 acres; from Ohio.

Crowley Thomas farmer, rents of Barney Sloey; Sec. 26; P. O. Avon; dem.

Cunningham Henry, farmer and mnfr. grapewine; P. O. Avon; rep; 14 acres.

DAMITZ ERNEST, farmer; Sec. 15; P. O. Avon; rep; Presb; 40 acres.

DAMITZ F. W. Farmer; Sec. 14; P. O. Avon; born in Germany, Dec. 1,1841; came to this Co. in 1847; owns 80 acres of land, valued at $3,200; married Hattie Acton in 1872; have two children, Josephine and Iva L.; went to California in 1862, stayed three years, then came buck to Illinois and has lived here since.

Damitz Oscar, lives with his father; 8w. 15; P. O. Avon; rep , Presb; born Illinois.

Darie Daniel, farmer; Sec. 25; P.O. Avon; dem; fromNew Jersey.

Darneille L. painter; Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

Darneille Orlando, tax collector; P. O. Greenbush; dem; Meth; born Illinois.

Davis Jas. farmer, lives with his father; Sec. 35; P. O. Prairie City; rep; born Illinois.

DAVIS ROBERT, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 35; P. O. Prairie City; born in Pennsylvania, Dec.19, 1819; came to this Co. in 1855; Rep; owns 400 acres of land, valued at $17,600; married Mary Hasrerts in April, 1845; have six children, Elizabeth, Susan, Sarah, James, Charley and George.

Davis W. H. farmer: Sec. 12; P. 0. Avon; rep; 80 acres; born Illinois.

DECKER A. N . Farmer and School­ teacher; P.O. Greenbush; born in New York, Jan. 9, 1849; came to this Co. in 1867; Rep; rents farm of W. McMahill; value of estate $1,500; married Media Starr, July 4,1875; one child. Royal W.

Delaney Richard, rents of Barney Sloey, P. O.Avon; dem.

Delaney Thos. rents of Barney Sloey; P. 0. Avon; dem.

Deltonte N. miner; P. O. Avon; rep; from Ohio.

Dougherty B. A. rents of S. Tompkins; Sec. 25; P. O.Avon; dem.

Dougherty Jas. farmer, rents of B.. Tompkins; Sec. 25; P. O. Avon; dem.

Dougherty W. rents of 8. Tompkins; Sec. 25; dem.

Drake 8. H. farmer, rents of Jos. Hears; Sec. 7; P. O. Greenbush; rep; from N. J.

ELLINGER JNO. lives with his father; Sec. 12; P. O. Avon; dem.

Ellinger Jos. lives with his father; Sec. 12; P. O. Avon; dem.

Ellinger Saml. farmer: Sec. 12; P.O. Avon; dem; Univ; 250 acres.

EDOM JNO. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 24; P.O. Avon; born in England, Dec. 28,1806; came to this Co. in 1866; Rep; Mis. Bapt; owns 87 1/2 acres land, valued at $5,000; married Emmeline M. Draper in 1838; their union was blessed with twelve children, William E, Sarah L., Almira L., Esther L., Maria J., Martha L., Annis M., Charles B., Dora, Albert K.

Everett Jno. rents of Wilson; Sec. 36; P. O. Prairie City; rep; from Pennsylvania.

FORSHEE G. R. rents of Susan Taft; Sec. 35; P. 0. Prairie City; rep; N. J.

Foster Alex, miner; P. O. Avon; dem. Fouts Jno. rents of Thos. Ennis; Sec. 11; P. O. Avon; rep; New Light.

Franklin Geo. farm laborer; P. O. Prairie City; dem.

Fullerton Henry, farm hand; P. O. Avon;rep; born Illinois.

GAYMAN CHRIS, prop. Mount Rock mill; Sec. 23; P. O. Avon; rep; Chris.

GILLETT O. F. Farmer; Sec. 13; P. O. Avon; born in Butler Co., Ohio, Dec. 14, 1829; came to this Co. in 1853; Rep; owns 40 acres of land, valued at $1,600; married Mary J. Knowlton; nine children; was sergeant in the army, in Co. H, 83d Reg. I. V. I.; served nine months.

Greene Fowler, clerk in store in Prairie City; Ind.

GREEN L.M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 31; P. O. Avon; born in Tennessee, June 11,1814; came to this Co. in 1864; Ind; owns 540 acres land, valued at $32,- 400; married Nancv O. Abell, Sept 30, 1840; have five children, John A., William B., Fowler H., Lynn and May; is Supervisor and Road Commissioner, and was Supervisor five years ago.

Greene W. B. lives on his father's farm; Sec. 21; P. O. Avon; lib; Univ.

Griffin W. C. farm laborer; P. O. Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

HALL WYATT, lives with his father; Sec. 31; P. O. Walnut Grove; rep.

HALL, LEONARD, Farmer; Sec. 31; P.O. Walnut Grove; born in New York, Dec. 23, 1819; came to this Co. in 1845; Rep; Meth; owns 130 acres of land, valuedat $8,000; married Susan McMahill in 1853; have six children. William, Wyatt, Warren, Mary, Pliny, Aletha; been Road Commissioner.

Harman A. R. hotel keeper; P. O. Greenbush; rep; Mis. Bapt; from Kentucky.

Barman G. W. carpenter; P. O. Greenbush; rep; Mis. Bapt; from Kentucky.

Harrah J. W. farmer, rents of B. Wood; Sec. 80; P. O. Walnut Grove; ind; Ohio.

Harrah L. M. lives with his father; Sec. 80;P.O. Walnut Grove; dem; born Illinois.

Hartford J. F. farmer and gardener; Sec. 35;P.O. Prairie City ; rep ; from Penn.

Heinzman Fred, farmer; Sec. 38; P. O. Prairie City; dem; 160 acres; Germany.

Heinzman Jacob, lives with his son-in-law, Jacob Long; Sec. 21 ; P. O. Prairie City.

HendricksJ. farmer; Sec. 24; P.O.Avon; 40 acres ; rep.

HENRICKS J. M. Farmer and Miner; Sec. 32; P. O. Avon; born in Ind.,Feb. 4, 1842; came to this Co. in 1839; Rep, F. W. Bapt; owns 40 acres, valued at $2,400; married Barbara Beam, Aug. 29, 1865; has three children, Alice L., Mary L. and Fannie E. ; was in Army in Co. D, 64th Ill. Vol. ; held a non-commissioned office for two years.

Hewett A. E., lives with his father; Sec. 29 ;P.0. Walnut Grove; rep; born Illinois.

Hewett H. H. farmer; Sec. 29; P.O. Youngstown; rep; 320 acres; from Ohio.

Hewett O. L. farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Walnut Grove; rep; 830 acres; from Ohio.

Hiet J. M. farmer and renter; dem; born Ill.

Hilliard C. lives with his son-in-law, Everts;Sec. 36; rep; from Pennsylvania.

Hoff Henry, farmer; Sec. 18; P. 0. Greenbush ; rep ; 35 acres ; from Germany.

Hoffman William, farmer; Sec. 18; P. O.Greenbush; rep; 30 acres; from Germany.

Holeman Isaac farmer; Sec. 10; P.O. Avon;dem ; 285 acres ; from Indiana.

Holeman Uriah, fanner; Sec. 4; P.O. Green-bush; dem ; O. S. Bapt; 190 acres.

Holman J. G. farmer, rents Uriah Holeman'sfarm ; dem : from Indiana.

Holman Riley, lives with his father; Sec. 10;P.0. Avon; dem; born Illinois.

Honts Geo. farm laborer; P. O. Greenbush; dem.

Honts J. B. laborer; dem; born Illinois.

Honts Peter, wagon-maker; P.O. Greenbush;dem; from Virginia.

Hutchinson John, lives with J. O. Beam; Sec. 23; Ind.

IRVING S.C. Blacksmith ; Greenbush ; born in N. J., May 8, 1839; came to tills Co. in 1866; Rep; owns 7 town lota, valued at $700; married Ellen Ammerman, May 4, 1859; wife was born June 15, 1886;six children, Lucy E., Ida N., Emma, Albert E., Sissy, Halley and May; was in Army in Co. A, 30th N. J. Vol.; held the office of School Director; wife's religion, Presb. preferred.

JOHNSON CONDON, lives with his his mother; Sec. 19; dem; born Illinois. '

Johnson John B. farm hand; P. O. Greenbush; rep; from Sweden.

JOHNSON J. C. Merchant; Green- bush; born in Wisconsin, June 30,1839; came to this Co. in 1840; Dem; owns 50 acres land, valued at $2,000; married Emily R Pittman, born May 16, 1861; have four children, Jesse, Newton, Charles and Mabel, who died Oct 15,1875; has held the offices of Constable and School Director; was a Lieutenant in Co. H, 83rd Inf.

Johnson Mrs. Walter, lives on Sec. 19; P. O. Greenbush; born in Tenn., Aug. 10,1819; came toi this Co. in 1832; owns 52 acres of land, valued at $2,600; is the widow of Walter Johnson, who died Dec. 13,1876; eleven children; those living are J. C., J. P., Eva, Zanna P., Garden, Sarah L., Katie C., Anna and Ruby B.

Johnston Fred,farm hand; P.O. Greenbush; from Sweden.

Johnston James, P. 0. Greenbush; from Sweden.

KARNES JACOB, farmer; P. O. Greenbush; rep; born Illinois. Kelly John, Sec. 13; P.O.Avon; dem; 30 acres.

Kelley T. J. lives with his father; P. O. Avon; Sec. 13; dem.

Kelly Mrs. Sec. 13; P. O. Avon; 40 acres; from Ohio.

KELLOUGH C. H. farmer; Sec. 28; P. O. Prairie City; born in Md., March 16, 1884; came to this Co. in 1854; Rep; Presb; owns 120 acres of land, valued at $7,200; married Margaret Holcomb, Dec. 1855; have six children, Martha 8., Sarah B., Lura M., Mary E., Anna A. and Minnie E.; has held the office of School Trustee.

KELLOUGH J. M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 28; P. O. Prairie City; born in Penn., Feb. 22,1831; come to this Co. in 1853; Rep; Presb; owns 120 aores of land, valued at $7,200; first wife was Nancy Nicols, married in 1864, and died 1869; second wife was Emily Nicols; had six children, three by first wife and three by last wife; those living are James E., Walter J., Frank W. and Sarah A.

KREIM ER JOHN, Farmer and Stock : Kaiser; Sec. 17; P. O. Greenbush; born in Germany, Dec. 28,1834; came to this Co. in 1854; Rep.; Lath; owns 215 acres land valued at $12,906 married Helen Mens' born in 1858; have six children, Louise C. Emma, F. William, Bertha, Minnie and Clara; Mr. K. is a tailor by trade; came from Germany to Greenbush, Warren Co.

Kriegh Wm. farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Greenbush; rep; Bapt; 172 acres.

LAHMAN F. J. lives with his father; Sec. 1; P. O. Avon.

Larkins Patrick, rents of Joshua A. Bullars; Sec. 11; P. 0. Avon; dem; Cath.

Layman Jacob, farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. Avon; rep; 100 acres.

Layman Andrew, miner; P. O. Avon; born Illinois.

Link D. S. farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Greenbush; dem; 65 acres; from Ohio.

Linnman Swan,renter; Sec. 8; P.O.Greenbush ; from Sweden.

LLOYD J. B. Farmer; Sec. 11; P. 0. Avon; born in Ky., Feb. 16,1831; came to this Co. in 1884; Dem; owns 204 acres of land, valued at $10,200; married Josephine Park; have two children, Nelly and Rosey; wife was Mrs. Butler; she had one child by first husband, Mary L. Butler.

LOCK WOOD JAMES, Farmer; Sec. 25; P. O. Avon; born in New York, Oct. 13,1819; came to this Co. in 1845; Rep; Univ; owns 80 acres land, valued at $6,000; married Sarah J. Dunbar in 1841; have two children, Lewis R. and George E.; has been Road Commissioner for six years.

LONG JACOB, Farmer: Sec. 21; P. 0. Prairie City; born in Germany, Sept. 9, 1834; came to this Co. in 1858; Dem; owns 95 acres of land, valued at $6,000; married Mary Hincsman; have three children; was in army in Co. H, I. V. I., was under Capt. Bond and Col. Smith; served three years.

LOUK C. W. Farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Prairie City; born in Ill., May 31. 1839: came to this Co. in 1870; Rep; Meth; owns 47 acres land, valueil at $3.290; first wife was T. A. Seal; married in 1860, and died in 1875; second wife was Elizabeth Brink, married 1871; had four children by first wife, William F., Ella D., Georsre E., Mary C., and two by second wife, Eva A. and C. W. Jr.; holds'the office of Constable.

McCANN FRANK, lives on Barney Sloey's farm: P. O. Avon.

McCormick John, farmer, rents of Judge Larrence; Sec. 35; P. O. Prairie City; incl.

McFitridge John, farmer, rents of John McKinney, Sr.; Sec. 28; P. O. Prairie City.

McFitridge R. fanner, rents of John McKinney, Sec. 28; P. O. Prairie City; rep: Ire.

McGowan A., lives on his father's farm; Sec. 1; P. O. Avon; rep; 80 acres in Knox Co.

McGOWAN L. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 1; P. O. Avon; born in Scotland, Sept 6, 1806; came to this Co. in 1846; Rep; Univ; owns 160 acres land, valued at $9,600; married Christina Cum-mings, 1830; their union was blessed with five children, four born in Scotland, and one in Warren Co.; Mr. McGowan was among the early settlers of Greenbush tp.

McMahill G. W. farmer; Sec. 81; P. O. Wal­nut Grove; dein; l,2uO acres; fronv Ky.

McMahill Oscar, farmer; Sec. 31; P. O. Walnut Grove; ind; born Illinois.

McMahill Wm. farmer; Sec. 80; P. O. Wal­ nut Grove; rep; 1,400acres; from Ky.

Maguire V. B. runs eorn-sheller; P. O. Prairie City; dem.

Murk Nels farm hand; P. 0. Greenbush; rep; from Sweden.

Mason G. I. painter; P. 0. Greenbush; rep; from Connecticut.

Massengale Benj. laborer; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; from Ohio.

Mather E. school teacher; Greenbush; lives in Greenbush.

MATTHEWS JAMES, Fanner and Stock Raiser; Sec. 34; P.O. Prairie City; born in Indiana, July 7,1835; came to this Co. in 1854; Ind; Presb; owns 80 acres land, valued at $5,600; married George- etta Darneille, Feb. 17, 1871; have two Children, Henzie A. and Mary J; is the son of John Matthews, who died in 1870.

Meisbon E. B. farmer; Sec. 20; P. O. Green- bush ; ind; 85 acres; from Germany.

Mentzer B. W. school teacher; P. O. Green- bush ; rep; Mis. Bapt; from Pennsylvania.

MERRIS B. T. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 3; P. O. Avon; born in III., July 9, 1826; came to this Co. in 1853; Dem; ovens 200 acres of land, valued at $12,000; married Mary Crawford, from Ohio, in 1846; their union was blessed with six children, Mary B., Almira, John J., Eliza E., Flora A. and Malissa.

Merris John, lives with his father; Sec. 3; P. O. Avon.

MOii&S J. W. Farmer; Sec. 12; P. 0. Avon; born in Ill., Sept 1, 1843; Rep; Meth; owns 200 acres of land, valued at $10,000; married Mary E. Carr, Aug. 6, 1872; have three children, Judd C., Mabel and Orren W.; was in army in Co. D, 64th I. V.; served three years.

Morris John, miner; P. O. Avon; dem.

Morris Mart farm laborer; dem.

Moulton A. J. farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Avon; ind; 240 acres; born Illinois.

Moulton T. B. rents of Alfred Simmons; P. O. Avon; dem; born Illinois.

Myers George W. farm hand; P. O. Avon; rep; from Pennsylvania.

NEUBURN JOHN, stone mason; Greenbush; dem; from Ohio.

Nicks J. T. farmer; rep; 160 acres.

OLSON PETER, renter; P. O. Green- bush; rep; from Sweden.

Olson Thomas, farm hand; P. O. Greenbush; from Sweden.

PARK JOHN A. stock dealer; Sec. 7; P. O. Greenbush; dem; 14 acres; from Ky. Patterson Jno. farmer; Sec. 14; P. O. Avon;rep; 82 acres; from Tennessee.

Pearsall George, farm laborer; P. 0. Avon.

Peterson Jno. farmer, rents of Jno. A. Butler; Sec. 8; P. O. Greenbush; Sweden.

Powers C. C.farm laborer; P. O. Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

REGAN JNO. wagon-maker; Greenbush; dem.

RANDALL WM. Physician and Surgeon ; Greenbush; born in Indiana, May 27,1834; came to this Co. in 1858; Dem; Meth; owns 1,057 acres of land, valued at $53,850; married Caroline Snapp in 1863, who died May 20,1875; has two children, George S. and Clyde.

RAY J: C. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 4; P. O. Greenbush; born in Warren Co.,Ill., June 22, 1852; Dem; owns 143 acres land, valued at $8,580; married Eliza E. Merris, April 2, 1874; have two children, Marshal B. and Mary E.; Mr. Ray is the grandson of James G. Ray, who settled in this Co. in 1833, in the town of Lenox, where he now lives.

RAY JAMES G.. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 4, P. O. Greenbush; born in Warren Co., Jan. 9, 1851; Dem; Bapt; owns 143 acres land, valued at $8,580; married Almira Merris, Dec. 3,1871; has one child, James W.; Mr. Ray is the grandson of James G. Ray, who settled in this Co. in 1833, in the town of Lenox, where he now lives.

ROBB JAS. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 32; P. O. Walnut Grove; born in Ohio, July 30,1835; came to this Co. in 1859; Rep; owns 163 acres, valued at $9,780; married Elizabeth A. McDonald, March 31,1859.

Robinson Jas. H. farmer, rents of Lyman Tafts; Sec. 34; P. O. Prairie City; dern.

Rojan Mrs. Alfred; Sec. 7; P.O. Greenbush; 7 acres.

Ross Jos. rents of Riley Simmons; P. O. Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

Ross Milton, rents of Merris; Sec.3 P. O. Greenbnsh; dem; born Illinois.

RUBART NANCY, Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 1; P. O. Avon; born in Pennsylvania, Oct. 27,1827; came to this Co. in 1852; Chris; owns 303 acres land, valued at $12,120; is the widow of James Rubart, who died Dec. 20,1872: has six children, Phoebe J., Margaret R, Joseph N., Benjamin W., Albert E,, Abram L; Mr. R. was in the Black Hawk war; was a mason by trade. Bullaford Thos. rents of Barney Sloey; dem.

SAILOR ANDREW, farmer; Sec. 33; P. O. Avon; dem; Oath; 60 acres; Ger.

SAILOR SIMON, Farmer; Sec. 23; P. O. Avon; born in Germany, Dec. 8,1881; came to this Co. in 1857; Dem; Cath; owns 100 acres, valued at $5,000; mar­ ried Matilda J. Kelly, March 36, 1863; have three children, Thomas, George and William; went to Pike's Peak in 1859; held the office of School Director.

Sands Chas. farmer; works for Dr. Randall.

SANDERS W. H. Farmer; Sec. 22; P. 0. Avon; born in New Jersey, March 12, 1842; came to this Co. in 1865 • Dem; rents Louis Dean's farm; is unmarried; value of personal property $1,500.

Scudder A. farm laborer; P. O. Walnut Grove; dem; born Illinois.

Shepard John, farm laborer; P. O. Green- bush; rep.

Shinkle G. W. rents of Robert Johnson; P. O. Avon; rep.

Sigler Amos, farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Green- bush; dem; 190 acres; from Pennsylvania.

Simmons Alfred D., lives with his father; Sec. 8; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; born 111.

SIMMONS ALFRED W. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 8; P. O. Greenbush; born in Illinois, Nov. 5,1821; came to this Co. in 1833; Dem; Old School Bapt; owns 277 acres land, valued at $16,620; married Sarah A. Molton, Aug. 26,1847; has seven children, James H., David R, M. E., William M., Mary L., Rosanna, and Albert; Mr. S. is the son of James Simmons, who came to this State in 1816; has been Road Commissioner.

SIMMONS ANDREW W. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 8; P. O. Green- bush; bora in Kentucky, Sept 2, 1816; came to this Co. in 1833 -, Dem; Old School Bapt; owns 469 acres of land, valued at $23,460; married Asenath Brooks, March 2,1848; have seven children, Thomas F., Albert D., Amanda, James B., Wilson D., Freeman and Roland M.; has held the offices of Supervisor, Justice, Road Com­ missioner, Assessor, Collector and District Constable.

SIMMONS CHARLES K1LEY Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 4; P. O.

• Greenbush; born in Madison Co., 111., Dec. 24, 1825; came to this Co. in 1838; Dem; owns -201 acres land, valued at $12,060; married Martha J. Bair, Jan. 25, 1863; have five children, Lenora £., Nancy V., William J., James A. and Sally; Mr. S. is like son of James Simmons, who came from Kentucky to this Co. in 1816.

SIMMONS F. M. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 5; P. 0. Greenbush; born in Madison Co., 111., Nov. 10, 1823; came to this Co. in 1833; Dem; Bapt; owns 240 acres land, value $9,500; came to this Co. soon after the Black Hawk war; lived here ever since.

Simmons Henry, lives with his father; Sec. 3; P. O. Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

Simmons I. M. lives with his father; Sec. 4; P. O. Greenbush; dem.

Simmons Jas. farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Green- bush ; dem; 371 acres.

Simmons J. H. farmer; Sec. 6; P. 0. Green- bush; dem; 196 acres; born Illinois.

Simmons J. H. lives with his father; Sec. 3; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; is tax payer.

Simmons Thompson, farmer; Sec. 9; P. O. Greenbush; dem; born Warren Co.

Simmons Uriah J. lives with his father; Sec. 4; P. O. Greenbush; dem.

Simmons W. A. lives with his father; Sec. 2; P. O. Greenbush; dem.

Simmons W. J. farmer; Sec. 4; P. O. Green- bush; dem; O. 8. Bapt; 257 acres.

Simmons W. R. farmer; Sec. 3; P. O. Green- bush; dem; 201 acres; born III.

Simmons Wm. R. lives with his father; Sec. 6; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; born Ill.

Slater G. W. lives on Robert Johnson's farm; Sec. 24; P. O. Avon; rep.

Sloey Barnard, lives with his father; P. O. Prairie City.

SLOEY BARNEY, Farmer; Sec. 26; P. O. Avon; born in Ireland, Oct. 23,1815; came to this Co. in 1840; Dem; Cath; owns 1,000 acres of land, valued at $50,000; married Anna O'Grady, Jan. 26, 1846; ten children, Harry J., W. S., Francis, Susan, James, Thomas B., Helen, Anna, Rose and John M.

Sloey Frank, lives with his father; Sec. 26; P. O. Prairie City.

Sloey Wm. C. lives with his father; P. 0. Prairie City.

Smith C. W. farm hand; P. 0. Avon; rep; born Illinois.

Smith Henry, carpenter; P. O. Greenbush; dem; Meth; from Indiana.

Smith P. H. farmer, rents of Judge Larrence; Sec. 85; P. O. Prairie City; dem.

SmithS. A. farm laborer; P.O. Prairie City; dem.

Smith William, farmer, rents of Judge Law­ rence; Sec. 36; P. O. Prairie City.

Smith Wm. T. works for J. M. Hiet; P. O. Greenbush; dem; Bapt; Warren Co.

Snapp Geo. farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. St. Augus­ tine; dem; New Light; 153 acres.

SNAPP F.G. Retired; lives in Galesburg; born in Kentucky in 1812: came to this Co. in 1833; Rep; owns 1,500 acres of land, valued at $30,000; married Adaline Morse; have seven children,Samuel,George, Maria, Albert, Caroline, John, Emma and Amanda; his son, John Snapp, was in the Army, in Co. C, 83rd I. V. I.

SNAPP WM. . Justice of the Peace; Greenbush; born in Ill., Feb. 12, 1842; Dem; Meth; owns 100 acres of land on Sec. 12, valued at $5,000; married Mary E. May, Dec. 19,1861; have five children, Alice M., Thomas, Wm. L. Jr., Carrie M. and Delos; held the offices of Justice, Town Clerk and Collector.

Snider Peter, farmer; Sec. 5;.P. O. Green-bosh; dem; 126 acres.

Sparks D. T. Sec. 14; .P. O. Avon; dem,; f. acres; from Kentucky.

Spears G. W. Sec. 81; P. O. Avon; rep; 165 acres; born Illinois.

SPURGON ISRAEL, Farmer and Stock Breeder; Sec. 23; P. O. Prairie City; born in Ky., June 30, 1828; came to this Co. in 1849; Dem; owns 1,240 acres of land, valued at $49,600; married Elizabeth Marshall, July 4,1849; have seven children living and seven dead; those living are Francis, John, Mary, Henry, Emma, Dora and Elmer; Mr. S. is Director of the First National Bank of Prairie City.

Spurgin John, lives with his father; P. O. Avon; dem.

Spurlock P. farmer, renter; Sec. 36; P.O. Prairie City; 11 acres; from Virginia.

Staley W. S. farmer, renter; P. 0. PrairieCity; dem.

Slice Oscar, farmer; Sec. 28; P. 0. Youngstown ; dem; 320 acres.

Stockton C. lives on his mother's farm; Sec. 1; rep; P. O. Avon.

Stockton Mary J. farmer; Sec..l; P. O. St.Augustine; 90 acres.

Stuckey David, farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Prairie City; rep; 160 acres; from Penn.

Sweet William, farm hand; P. O. Avon; rep; from Minnesota.

TAFT L. farmer; Sec.24; dem; 200acres; from New York.

Taylor Danford. farmer; Sec. 31; ind; 74acres; from New Hampshire.

Thomas Charles, P. O. Walnut Grove.

TAYLOR GEORGE H Farmer; Sec. 7; P. 0. Greenbush; born in Illinois, July 6,1851; dem; owns 40 acres of land, valued at $1,600; married Sarah J. Bomine, September, 1869; have four children, William H., George H., Mary E., and Lina.

Taylor T. M. miner; P. O. Avon; rep; born Illinois.

Thompson F. W. lives with his father; Sec. 33; P. O. Prairie City; dem; from Ky.

TOMPSOM THOMAS W. Farmer; Sec. 88; P. O. Prairie City; bom in Ey., Dec. 2», 1815; came to this Co. in 1853; Dem; Cath owns 130 acres, valued at, $7,300; first wife was Miss T. Sheekliff; second wife was Mrs. Edmonds; have had eleven children, J. T., G. W., Joseph, Sim­ eon, Julia A., .William, Albert, Frank, James H., Adaline, Alexander E.

Todd John J. laborer; P. O. Greenbush; dem; Bapt; from New Jersey.

VAUGHAN J. T. farmer; Sec. 18; P. O. V Greenbush; dem; born Illinois.

VANVEEZER FRANCIS, Farmer , Sec. 10; P. O. Avon; born in New York, Dec. 24, 1813; came to this Co. in 1844; dem; Old School Bapt; owns 80 acres, valued at $4,000; married Amanda Renn; have five children living, and two dead; those living are Robert P., Mary E., Priscilla L., Sarah E., and Isaac; was in the Army, in Company H, 83d Ill. Vol.

VAUGHN P. A. Farmer; Sec. 20; P. 0. Avon; born in Virginia, March 31,1810; came to this County in 1837; Dem; Meth; owns 330 acres, valued at $16,500; married Mary Darneille, in 1834; have six children, Elizabeth S., James T., Pathana, Mary Z., George E., Douglas; first came from Virginia to Tennessee, then to Kentucky, and then to Illinois; his son Thomas was in the army.

VAUGHN G. E. Farmer; Sec.20; P. O. Avon; born in Illinois, July 10,1852; Dem; Meth; lives on his father's farm; married Josephine Welsh in 1873; have? two children, Dora and Charley.

WEAVER CHAS. renter; Sec. 33; P. O.Prairie City; dem; from Kentucky.

Wells B. rents of Mrs. Call; Sec. 19; dem from Ohio.

Welsh Chas. S. lives with his mother; Sec. 23; P. 0. Avon; dem; Meth.

WELSH HESTER A. Farmer; Sec. 22; P. O. Avon; born in New York, Aug. 9,1818; came to this Co. in 1857; Meth; owns 180 acres of land, valued at $9,000; is the widow of Abram Welsh, who died Dec. 12, 1862; have seven children, Ben­ jamin C., John, William, Oliver C., Josephine, Charles S., Norris S.; his son Wm. was in the Army, in Company H., 83d Ill. Volunteers.

Welsh O. C. farmer, lives with his mother; Sec. 22; P. O. Avon; dem; Meth; N. J.

Welsh Wm. lives on his mother's farm; Sec. 22; P. O.Avon; dem.

West Jno. farmer, rents of Wm. Randall; Sec. 8; P. O. Greenbush; rep; Luth.

West Niles, lives with Jno. West; P. O. Greenbush.

Wetzel Christian, farmer, rents of Stice; Sec. 28; P. O. Walnut Grove; rep; Germany.

Wigert Andrew, farmer; Sec. 8; P.O.Greenbush; rep; Meth; owns58 acres

Wlllard A. J. farmhand; P. O.Greeaboat; don; born Illinois.

Wilson Thos. farmer; Sec. 86; P. 0. Prairie City ; dem; Presb; owns320 acres; Peon.

Wingate A. L. farmer; Sec. 8; P.-O. Green- bush; rep; Meth; from Germany .

Wingate A. L. lives with his father; Sec. 80; P O. Avon; dem; born Illinois .

WINGATE JOHN, Farmer; Sec. 20; P. 0. Avon ; born in Maine , Feb. 1,1815 ; came to this Go. in 1838; Dem; owns 250 acres of land, rained at $10,000; married Annis Allen, in 1844; have three children, Arthur L., Ella and Eva; has held the office of Tp. Treasurer for 33 years; been Town Clerk, Assessor and Justice of the Peace.

Wonden H. S. farmer;Sec. 14; P. O. Prairie City ; rep; Chris; 70 acrs. and stone quarry.

WOODS E. W. Farmer and. Stock Raiser; Sec. 2; P. O. Avon; born in Mad ison Co., N.Y.., Sept 16, 1818; came to this Co. in 1842; Rep; Univ; owns 446 acres of land, valued at $22,300; married Bhoda Butler, Jan. 6, 1853; have eight children—Ezra B., William R, Alice A., Olva E., John A., Edwin S., Sarah B., Minnie C.

Woods Ezra, lives with his father; Sec. 2; P. O. Avon; rep.

Woods I. M. farmer; Sec. 24; P. 0. Avon ; rep; owns 121 acres land; N. Y.

Woods Jno. farmer; P. 0. Prairie City ; dem; from Pennsylvania .

Woods L. S. lives with his father; Sec. 25; P.O. Avon; rep; born Illinois .

Wren David, Sec. 12; P. O. Avon; dem; Chris; owns 50 acres; from Ohio .

YOUNG G. W.farm laborer; P. 0. Greenbush; dem; born Illinois .

Young J. K. P. farm laborer; dein; born Ill.

Young Wm. farmer; Sec. 14; P. 0. Avon ; dem; owns 43 acres; born in Illinois

 

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