Monmouth Township

 

ALEXANDER CHARLES L.farmer lives with his mother; Sec. 9; rep; .U. P.

Alexander T. W. farmer, lives with hismother; See. 9; rep: U. P.

Alexander John W. farmer, lives with his mother; See. 9; rep; U. P.

ALEXANDER ELIZABETH Farming;: Sec. 9: P.O. Monniouth; born in Chester District, S. C., Aug. 11, 1820; came to this Co. in 1854; U. P.; owns 160 acres, value $8,000; married John W. Alexander, Dec. 1,1843; he was born in Blount Co., Tenn.; he died Nov. 21,1863; has six children, four sons and two daughters ; lost two.

A LLI SON MATTHEW E.Farmer; Sec. 37; P. O. Monniouth; born in Wash­ ington Co., Pcnn., Oct. 31, 1818; Rep; U.P.: owns 160 acres, value $11,200; he came to this State in 1855, and to Warren Co. in 1865; married Miss Diana Miller in 1849; she was born in Washington Co., Penn.; has four children, Thomas, Mary M., Omie and Alpheas.

Anderson H. A. miller; Sec. 6; P. O. Mon month; rep; Cong.

Andrews Talbot. farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Lib; born Warren Co.

Avenell C. P. farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Monmoutli; rep; U. P.

Avenell Thomas, fanner; Sec. 6; P. O. Mon- mouth; rep; U. P.; from England.

BARNES E. V. A. farmer: Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Presb.

Bay-mount James, farmer; Sec. 8: P. O. Monmouth; rep; Presb.

Baymount Nathan P. farmer; Sec. 8; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Presb.

Beach George, farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Monmouth ; rep.

Beach Mrs. L. C. widow; farmer; Sec.30; P. O. Monmouth.

Berry George, farmer; Sec. 17; P. O. Mon mouth; rep.

BERTSCHEY F. E. Farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. Gerlaw; born in Germany, March 16, 1848; Dem; Lib; rents 120 acres of J. H. Denison; he came to this country in 1852, and to this Co. in 1865; married Ella J. Lair in Nov., 1870; she was born in Warren Co.; has two children.

BOAL, ELIJAH, Carpenter; Sec. 23; P. O. Monmouth; born in York Co., Pa., March 8,1816; Dem; Luth; came to this Co. in 1854; has held office of School Director; married Susan Spidel, June 13, 1839; she was born in Cumberland Co., Peon., Nov, 8, .1816; has six children,

Catharine, Jacob, John, Mary, Emanael O. and Fred.

Boal Emanuel O. farmer, rents of J. B. Meginnis; Sec. 25; P.O. Monmouth; dem.

BOAL. JACOB, Farmer; Sec. 25; P.O. Monmouth; born in Cumberland Co., Pa., Nov. 4,1841; came to this Co. in 1854; Dem; Luth; rents of J. B. Meginnis; came with his parents to this Co. when 13 years of age; married Emaline McKenny, June 29,1868; she was born in Virginia; has two children, Ella and James C.

BOS WORTH ADISON, Farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Monmouth; born in Trumbull Co., O., Feb. 24,1827; Rep; Chris; owns 120 acres, value $8,400; he came to this State and Co. in 1850; married Miss Margaret Whitman in 1854; she was born in Warren Co.; has six children, Horace W., Lena M., Lizzie, Grace, Florence and Leonard; lost three.

Boyd R.H. retired; Sec. 28; P.O. Monmouth; rep; U.P.

Boulby R. D. plasterer; Sec. 32; P. O. Monmouth; rep.

Brewster Isaac, laborer for R. Wallace; Sec. 36; dem; Meth.

BRIGGS JOHN F. Farmer; Sec. 6; P. O. Monmouth; born in Penn. in 1827; Rep; Lib; rents 160 acres of J. T. Morgan; he came to this Co. in 1868; he enlisted in the 51st Ohio Inf. and served three years; he married Susanna Cofland in 1854; she was born in Ohio in 1838, and died April 4,1877; has six children, William, George, Mary, Sanclot, Jessie and Chace; lost two.

BROOKS CHAPMAN V. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 26; P. O. Mon mouth ; born in Jefferson Co., N. Y., Nov. 22, 1822; Rep; Presb; owns 400 acres, value $28,000; he came to this State and Co. in 1850; has held offices of Supervisor and School Director; married Jane M. Weakley in 1850; she was born in Cumberland Co., Penn.; has six children, Joseph W., Priscilla F., Willis J., Ctiapman V., Albert R. and Milton S.

Brown Joseph, works for C. Hardio; Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth.

Brown Oliver P. farmer, rents of F. Gayer; Sec. 9; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Presb.

BRUNER ISAAC, Farmer; Sec 11; P. O. Monmouth; born in Term. Nov. 30, 1818; Dem; Meth; owns 81 acres, value $4,000; he came to 111. in 1829, lived in Sangamon Co. 12 years, and Knox Co. 23 years; came to this Co. in 1864; married Sarah J. Ragland in 1846; she was born in Ky; has four children, two sons and two daughters; lost one.

BRUNER PETER, Farmer; Sec. 17; P. O. Monmouth; bom in Breckenridge Co., Ky.,May 10, 1814; Rep; Lib; owns 240 acres, value $14,500; he came to this State and Co, in 1886; has held office of School Director; married Sallie Claycomb, Sept. 20, 1838; she was born in Brecken­ridge Co., Ky., June 11,1817; has ten children, seven sons and three daughters; lost two.

Bruner W. H. farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Lib.

Burford Ames, farmer; Sec. 4; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; U. P.; from Pennsylvania.

BUTLER P. FRANK & RALPH O. Farmers; Sec. 36; P. O. Monmouth; Dem; Meth; own 120 acres, value $7,200; their parents moved from Warren Co., Ky., in 1829, and settled in Warren Co., Ill., where botli were born.

CALDWELL JOHN F. farmer, lives with his father; P. O. Monmouth; rep; U.P.

CALDWELL JOHN W. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 19; P.O. Monmouth; born in Muskingum Co.. Ohio, June 4, 1813; Rep; U. P.; owns 190 acres, value 19,000; he came to this State and Co. May 4,1830, and is one of the oldest settlers; married Sarah A. Conner in 1837; she was born in Rockbriclge Co., Va., 1817; has one son, John F. Caldwell.

CAMERON JOHN, Farmer: Sec. 7; P. O. Monmouth; born in Co. Tyrone, Ireland; Rep; U. P.; owns 48 acres, value $2,400; came to this country in 1836; served ten years in the ordinance department of the Regular Army; was in the Mexican War, and in 13 general engagements; married Phoebe Higgins in 1852; has six children, three sons and three daughters; lost two.

Cargill David E. farmer and renter; Sec. 36; P. O. Cameron; dem; Chris.

Carson John W. farmer and teacher; Sec. 3; P. O. Gerlaw ; rep; Chris: from Ohio.

CARSON SAMUEL, Farmer; Sec. 19; P. 0. Monmouth; born in Ireland in 1851; rents 200 acres of Mrs. Ganvin; came to this country in 1860. and to this Co. in 1872; married Nancy Hamilton in 1873; she was born in Ireland; has one child, Thomas Barnes.

Coulter O. H. farmer; Sec. 21; JP. O. Mon mouth ; rep , Presb.

CHICKEN WM. Farmer and Miner; Sec. 15; P. 0. Monmouth; born in Eng land, June 4, 1832; Rep; Meth; owns 50 acres, value $2,500; he came to this country in 1849; lived seven years in Mo.; came to Ill. in 1&56; enlisted in 83rd Ill. Inf.; served three years; held office of School Director; married Sarah Scott in 1852; she was born in England; has five children, Sarah, Ann, Emma, Vilitia and Mabel.

CLIPPINGER ANTHONY, Farmer; Sec. 22; P. O. Momnoxith; born in Franklin Co., Penn., June 6,1820; Rep; Ch. of God; owns 570 acres, valued at $23,000; he came to this State and Co. in 1850; lived thirty years in Penn.; has held office of School Director; married Susanna Cobel in 1849; she was born in Franklin Co., Penn.

Cooper Wm. mason; Sec. 8; P. O. Monmouth ; dem; from Ireland.

COULTER DAVID, Gardener; Sec. 32;P.O.Monuiouth; born in Penn.,Nov.l4, 1825; came to this Co. in 1858; Rep; Presb; married Elizabeth J. Harris, in 1846: she was born in Penn.; has eight children; the eldest, O. H. Coulter, enlisted in the 50th Ill. Infantry, in 1853, and served until close of the'war.

Crandall R. gardener; Sec. 32; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Meth.

CURRAN JAMES, Farmer; See. 4; P. O. Monuiouth; born iu Juniata Co., Penn.. Feb. 24, 1800; Hep; U.P.: owns 180 acres, value $9,000; lived in Ohio 18 years; came to this Co. in 1858; has held office of School Director; married Mary Thompson in 1833; she was born in Penn.; has six children, four sons and two daughters.

DOWNER A. farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Bapt.

Davis J. B. farmer; Sec. 20; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Lib; from Indiana.

Dennison J. H. farmer; Sec. 2; P. O. Gerlaw;rep; Lib; from New York.

Douglass S. retired farmer; Monmouth; rep;Chris; from Ireland.

Dunbar John, carpenter; Sec. 21: P. O. Monmouth; rep; Presb.

EATON JAMES, laborer; P. 0. Monmouth: dem; Meth.

FAIRBURN CLARENCE W. farmer, lives with father; P. O. Monmouth: rep.

FAIRBURN JAMES A. Farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Monmouth; born in Virginia in 1810;.Rep; Meth; rents 115 acres of J. B. Meginnis; came to Warren Co.,Ill., in 1865; married Miss Elizabeth Tolc in 1830; she was born in Va.; has eight children, two sons and six daughters.

FINDLEY JAMES L,. Farmer; Sec. 10: P. O. Monmouth: born in Ohio, 1837; Rep; U. P.: rents 100 acres of A. C. Kirk-patrick; he came to this State 1854, to this Co. 1858: holds office of School Director; married Miss Sarah R. Walker, I860; she was born in Ohio; has five children, three sons and two daughters.

FLACK WM. Farmer and Stock Dealer; Sec. S; P. O. Monmouth; born in England, May 13,1832: Rep; Presb: owns 270 acres, value $15,500; came to this country 1855; lived one year in Ohio and one year in Michigan: came to Warren Co. 1857"; has held office of School Director fur many years; married Nancy McCreedy in 1859; she was born in North of Ireland"; has four children, William, Fannie. Charles and Albert; lost four.

Fowler Francis, farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Monmouth ; ind; Lib; from Germany.

FRANTZ HIRAM M. Farmer; Sec. 26; P. O. Monmouth; born in Md., March 7, 1844; came to this Co. 1868; Rep; Chris; lived in Perry Co., Ohio, 21 years; enlisted in the 31st Ohio Inf., Co. D, and served from April 16, 1861, till August, 1865, and never missed an engagement or a day's duty during the time; married Flora T. Murphy in J870; she was born in Warren Co.; has one child, named Talma J.; owns 151 acres, value $9,000.

Frantz Isaac, farmer, rents of G. Sickman; Sec. 33, P. O. Monmouth.

Frantz Soloman, farmer; Sec. 26; P. O. Mon­ mouth ; rep; Meth; from Pennsylvania.

FRANTZ W. H. Farmer, Stock Raiser and Stock Dealer; P. O. Monmouth; born in Peun., April 10, 1829; Rep; Lib: owns 640 acres, value $38.000; lived three vears in Ohio; came to this Co. 1851; has'held office of School Director; married Miss May Lucas, April 10, 1857; she was born in Warren Co., 1838; has six children, Delevan C., Katie, Lina, Pearlie, Ella J. and Mary L.

Frederick John, farmer; Sec. 32; P. O. Monmouth ; from Germany.

FRYMIRE BARNEY, Farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Monmouth; born in Warren Co., April, 1847; Dem; Chris; owns 70 acres, value $4,500; has held office of School Director; married Theresa Burner, 1869; she was born in Knox Co.; lost one child.

FRYMIRE HARDIN D. Farmer; Sec. 13; P. O.3Ionmouth; bora in Warren Co., Oct. 23, 1843: Dem ; Chris; owns 120 acres, value $6,000; married Miss Eliza Cannon; she was born in York.Co., Penn.; has seven children, four sons and three daughters; lost one.

FRYMIRE JOHN H. Farmer; Sec. 14; P. O. Monmouth; born in Breckinridge Co., Kv., Oct. 4, 1828; came to this Co. 1837; Deni: Chris; owns 226 acres, value $9,000: has held office of Treasurer Masonic Lodge No. 37 one year, and City Treasurer of Monmouth one year; sold foods four years in Monmouth; married Mary Griffie in 1849; she was born in Kentucky; has eight children, four sons and four daughters.

FRYMIRE WM. Farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Monmouth; born in Breckinridge Co., Ky., Nov. 15. 1806; Dem; Chris; owns 230 acres, value $11.500; came to this State and Co. 1837; has held office of School Director; married Ppllie Bruner 1827; she was born in Breckinridge Co., Ky.; has seven children, five sons and two daughters ; lost three.

Funk Jacob, farmer; Sec. 31; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; from Pennsylvania.

Funk Jacob, farmer; Sec. 31; 91 acres.

GARLINGER J. farmer; Sec. 30; P. O. Monmouth; rep; U. P.

GIBSON JOHN Farmer; Sec. 30; P.O. Monmouth; born in this Co., Aug. 24,1849; Dem; has always lived in this Co.;married Belle Patterson, Nov. 18, 1875,who was born in this Co.; have one child, Edgar A.

Gibson Wm. farmer and stock raiser; Sec.30 and 31; P. O. Monmouth; dem; U. P.

Graham James H. farmer; Sec. 36; P. O. Monmouth; from Ireland .

Gray Edward, farmer; Sec. 7; P. O. Monmoutb; rep; Bapt.

Grier Daniel M. farmer; lives with his father; Sec. 28; rep; U. P.

GRIER ROBERT C. Farmer; Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth; born County Donegal, North of Ireland, Dec., 1812; Rep; U. P.; owns 110 acres, value $11,000; came to this country 1838; lived in Penn. seventeen years, and "in McLean Co., Ill., nine years, and came to Warren Co. 1864; married Margaret McAyeal in 1844; she was born in Penn., 1823; has three sons, James A., Robert J. and David M.

Grover Alonzo, farmer; Sec. 33; P. 0. Monmouth ; rep.

Grover B. H. farmer; Sec. 33; P. 0. Monmouth ; rep.

HAINES JAMISON L. farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Chris; born Ill.

Hallam David M. fanner; Sec. 26; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Chris; from Ohio.

Hamilton Daniel B. farmer; Sec. 7; P. 0. Monmouth; rep; Presb; from Virginia.

Harding H. D. farmer; Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; from New York.

HARD1STY JEROME, Farmer; Sec. 18; P. O. Monmouth; born Ky., Nov. 16,1825; Dem; Cath; rents of 0. S. Bar-num; came to this State in 1839, and set­ tled in Randolph Co.; came to Warren Co. in 1853; married Mary J. Mudd, 1847; she died in 1848; married Julia Ann Johnson, 1857; she was born in Ind.; has eight children, Harriet A, George H., John H., William J., Thomas S., Francis M., Mary M. and Katie L.

Harper James M. farmer, rents of H. D. Harding; Sec. 22; P. 0. Monmouth; rep.

HARTZELI, JOHN H. Farmer; Sec. 11; P. O. Monmouth; born in Ohio, Feb. 21,1853; Dem; Meth; owns 80 acres, value $5,000; he came to this State and Co. in 1872; married Miss Emma L. Shaw, Dec. 24,1875; she was born in Warren Co. Feb. 21,1854; has one child, Oscar M.

Haver Wm. O. farmer, works for Mrs. Shaw; Sec. 11; rep.

HOLSAPPLE E. T. Miller-, Sec. 6; P. O. Monmouth; born in Ind., 1841; Ind; Chris; owns 19 acres and the Pearl Mill,value $7,000; lived in Iowa seven years, and in Rock Island Co. fourteen years; married Albina Bryan, 1865; she was born in Rock Island Co.; has three children, one son and two daughters.

Henderson John F. laborer for J. P. Stevenson ; Sec. 6; rep; U. P.

Henderson Rev. G. D. Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; U. P.

Hengstler Anthony, farmer; Sec. 7; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Cath; from Germany.

Hentsman Henry C. farmer for Mrs. A. C. Sykes; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Meth.

HODGENS ISAAC C. Farmer aud Stock Raiser; Sec. 18; P. O. Monmouth; born in Washington Co., Penn., Jan. 20, 1843; Dem; Pres; owns 192 acres, value $9,600; came to this Co. in 1867; married Miss Rachel Davidson in March, 1800, who was born in Belmont Co., Ohio; has two children, Harry and Roliert D.

Houser, W farmer, teamster; Sec. f!C; deui.

HONSMAN DAVD, Farmer; Sec. 15; P. O. Monmouth; born Lancaster, Pa., Nov. 5,1820; Rep; Meth; came to this State and County in 1865; has lived here twelve years; has held office of School Director; married Barbara Lucas, in Sept. 1841; she was born in Cumberland Co., Penn., 1822; has four children, named Samuel, Henry, David, and Anna X.; owns 80 acres, valued at $5,200.

Hubbard Tlios. miner; Sec. 86; P. O. Monmouth ; Meth; from England.

JONES VIDNEY, farmer, lives with W.Frymire; Sec. 12; P. O. Monmouth; dem.

JOSS GEO. L. Farmer; Sec. 26; P. O. Monmouth; born in Warren Co.. Julv 18, 1848; Rep; Meth; rents 85 acres of Henry Hoerner; his parents have lived in Warren Co. between thirty and forty years; he married Agnes C. Swiler, June 18,1868; she was born in Cumberland Co.. Pa.: has two children, names John W. and Eva B.

KENDALL D. M. farmer, lives with his .father; Sec. 4; rep; U. P.

KENDALL FRANCIS B. Farmer ; Sec. 16; P. O. Monmouth; born in Warren Co., Oct. 6, 1838.; Dem: U. P.; owns 150 acres, valued at $0.000; his father was one of the earliest settlers, coming to this County in 1830, married Sarah Gard­ner, in 1858, who was born in Kentucky, and died Nov. 6,1875; has three children, named John P., Alice A. and Clara M.; lost two, one of them, Rollin A., a musical prodigy, died on his 12th birthday; married Miss Agnes Patterson, March 8,1877; she was born in Warren Co. in 1854.

KENDALL ROBT.Farmer-, Sec. 4; P. O. Monmoutli; born in Bedford Co. Pa., 1800; Rep;.U. P.; owns 370 acres, value about $19,000; came to this Co. in 1853; married Anna R. McNair, she was bom in Perm., and died in 1871; has three children, two sons and one daughter, the wife of A.Burford; lost three sons,

Kildow John, quarryman; Sec. 7; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Metii; from Ohio.

Kittering Jacob, farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Mon- niouth; rep; Lib; from Pennsylvania.

LARSON H. farmer; Sec. 19; P. O.Monmouth; rep; Luth; from Denmark.

LARSON LOIS. Farmer; Sec. 19; P. O. Monmouth; born in Sweden in 1849; Rep; Luth; rents of G. Harding; came to this Co. in 1868; married Mary Felt, 1875; she was born in Sweden; has one child, Fred. L.

I,AW JAS. Fanner and Stock Raiser; Sec. 17; P. O. Monmouth; bora Wash­ ington Co., Pa., 1809; Dem;TT P.; owns 180 acres, value $14,400; 160 acres Iowa, value $1,600; came to this State and Co. in 1848; has lived here 28 years; has held office of School Director for many years; married Mary Skinner, March 14, 1844; she was born in Ohio; children are named Helen V., Robert, Mary, Samuel, Sarah, William Charles and Marcia; lost two.

LEEPER JAMISON, Farmer; Sec. 35; P. O. Monmouth; born in Union Co., Ind., May 9, 1811; Dem; Chris; owns 300 acres, value $ 18,000; came to Illinois in 1839; lived in Indiana 28 years; has held offices of Supervisor and School Director for many years; married Miss Eliza Sankey in 1830; she was born in Hamil­ ton Co., Ohio, Msrch, 1810.

McCOY JOSEPH, farmer; Sec. 34; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Lib.

McCULLEY THOMAS B. Farmer ; Sec. 22; P. O. Monmouth; born in Guernsey Co., Ohio, May 22, 1850; Dem; U. P.; rents 168 acres of R. A. Gibson; came to this State in 1864; married Mary Graham in 1872; she was born in Warren Co.; has two children, named Laura M., and Alerie Eugene.

McCullough T. H. gardener; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; U. P.

McKnight Thomas, S. farmer; Sec. 5; P. O. Monmouth; rep; U. P.

McLean Roderick, farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Monmouth.

Mackey Wm. farmer; Sec. 22; P. O. Mon­ mouth; rep.

Mahoney John, farmer, renter; Sec. 10;P. O. Monmouth; Cath; from Ireland.

MEGINNIS JAS. Farmer; Sec. 26;P.O. Monmouth; born in Pennsylvania, . Dec. 21,1839; Dem; Meth; rents 400 acresof his father; came to this State and Co.in 1852; has held office of School Director;married Miss Priscilla F. Brooks, Feb. 1,1872; she was born in Warren Co., April 5,1853; has four children, named Jane M., Maggie B., Anna M., Priscilla C. Meginnis J. B. retired farmer: Monmouth.

MERWIN JACOB, Farmer; Sec. 10; P. O. Gerlaw; bom in Pennsylvania, Aug. 19,1820; Rep; Luth; owns 97 acres, value $4,400; he came to this State and Co. in 1862; has held office of School Director; married Amanda D. Smith; she was born in Ohio in 1820: has two children, named Svlvester P. and Ernest E; lost one.

MILLER BARNEY, Farmer; Sec. 11; P. O. Monmouth; born in Ohio. April 23, 1847; Rep; Lib: came to this State and Co. in 1854; married Miss Etta Shaw, 1872; she was born in Warren Co.; has one child, Harry E.

Miller Jacob, works for C. Hardin; Sec. 28; P. O. Monmouth.

Morgan Jas. W. farmer: Sec. 32; P. O. Mon­ mouth; rep; Prot.

Morrison G.W.farmer, works for A.Rankin.

Morrison John, farmer, rents of T. S. Mc­Knight; Sec. 5.

MORROWS D. heirs. Farmers; Sec. 12; P. O. Monmouth; Dem; Chris; own 160 acres, value 88,000; also a saw mill; D. Morrow was born in South Carolina; he came to this Co. in 1837; married Isabelle Read, who was born in Kentucky; he died in Sept. 1857; he left eight children, six sons and two daughters; two since deceased.

Morrow E. M. farmer; Sec. 12; P. O. Monrnouth; dem; Chris; born Illinois.

Morrow I. K. farmer; Sec. 12: P. O. Monmouth; born Alabama; came to Ill. 1837.

Morrow T. A. farmer: Sec. 12; P. O. Monmouth ; born in Alabama.

Morrow Wm. farmer; Sec. 12: P. O. Monmouth ; dem; Chris: from Alabama.

Myers D. J. farmer: Sec. 16: P. 0. Monmouth; rep; Prot; from Indiana.

NILES OSCAR G. fanner: lives with B. Miller; Sec. 11; rep; Lib.

NELSON ALFRED. Farmer: Sec. 3; P. O. Gerlaw: born in Sweden, 1848; Luth; rents 120 acres of G. Hardin; came to America in 1874; married Emma Peterson, 1874; she was born in Sweden; has one child, John E.

NICHOL JOHN. Farmer; Sec. 18; P. O. Monmouth; born in Belmont Co., O., Jan. 24,1820; Rep; U. P.; owns 160acres, value $9,600; he lived in Ohio 34 years, and came to this Co. in 1854; has held office of School Director for many years; married Mary J. Pollock, in 1853: she was born in Green Co., O.; has seven children, Ruth C., Morrison O., John B. P., William F., M. E. Dayton, Fannie A. and Chester V.

Noe A. W. gardener; Sec. 21; P. O. Monmouth; dem.

OSTROM GEO. farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Univ; from. N. Y,

OSWALD PETER, Fanner; Sec. 9; P. O. Monmouth; born in Prussia, 1834; Dem; Lib; owns 80 acres, value $3,600; came to this country in 1856, and to this State and Co. in 1858; has held office of School Director; married Anna E. Patterson in 1862 ; she was born in Cumberland Co., Pa., 1844; has three children, John P., Frank W., and Ellen.

OWENS J. P. Farmer ; Sec. 2 ; P. 0. Ger­ law ; born in Cincinnati, May 8, 1829 ; Rep ; Chris; owns 260 acres, value $19,500; lived in Davenport, Iowa, 17 years ; came to this Co. in 1855; has held offices of Supervisor and School Director; married May T. Hopper, 1855 ; she was born in Toad Co., Ky. ; has six children, one son and five daughters.

Ozenbaugh Frank, farm hand, works for Mr. Kendall.

PAGE A. B. farmer; Sec. 14; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Bapt; from N. H.

PARKER HENRY C. Farmer; Sec. 8 ; P. O. Monmouth ; born in Warren Co., Nov. 10, 1844; his parents came to the State in 1835; married Miss Margery Grames, Dec. 30, 1875; she was born in Sleuben Co., N. Y., Nov. 11, 1852; rents of his father.

Patterson John ; Sec. 22 ; P. O. Monmouth ; rep; Meth; from Ohio.

Patton N T. tile manufacturer; Sec. 26; P. O. Monmouth.

Peal Thornton, nurseryman; Sec. 21; rep; from England.

PEARSON HIRAM, Farmer; Sec. 18; P. O. Monmouth; born in Canada, Oct. 12, 1829; Rep-, Ch. of God; owns 40 acres, value $2,801; he came to this State and Co. in 1869 ; married Miss Maria Ashton, 1853 ; she was bom in Canada ; has three children, Martha M., Almea C., and Sarah S. ; lost one.

Penny Alex, farmer, rents of W. H. Frante ; Sec. 23; P. O. Monmouth.

PETERSON CHAS. . Farmer; Sec. 19; P. O. Monmouth; born in Swe­ den, Nov. '4, 1847 ; Rep ; Luth ; rents of G. Harding ; came to this country in 1S69, and to this Co. In 1870; married Betsey Johnson, in 1875 ; she was born in Sweden ; has one child, Hattie Amanda.

Peterson George R. sexton of the cemetery ; Sec. 20: P. O. Monmouth; rep.

Pringle John, miner; Sec. 23; P. O. Mon mouth ; from Scotland.

QUEEN D. H. farmer; Sec. 10; P. O. Gerlaw; rep; U. P. from Ohio.

QUINN ELIAS, Farmer; Sec. 8; .P. O. Monmouth; born in Ohio, Jan.18, 1834; Rep; U. P.; owns 72 acres of land, value $36,000; he came to this Co. in 1850; he enlisted in the 50th I. V. L; served ten months, and was discharged on account of ill health; has held office of School Director; married Ann E. Nelson in 1870; she was born in Philadelphia, 1830; has one child, named Clarence E.

RANKIN ALEX. Sec. 5; P. 0. Monmouth; rep; U. P.; came to III. 1836

Roberts Mrs. D. M. farmer, rents of Dr. Regner; Sec. 33; P. O. Monmouth.

Robertson Jas. farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Monmouth; U. P.

Robertson Wm. farmer, rents of J. B. Meginnis; Sec. 35; P. O. Monmouth; U. P.

RUGH OLIVER P. Farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Monmouth; born in Perry Co., O., Aug. 18, 1818; Rep; Meth; lived in Ohio nineteen years, and in Indiana eighteen years; came to Warren Co. 1855; married Hannah Dull, Feb. 8, 1848; she was born in Washington Co., Penn.; has one child, named John D.; lost four.

RUSE HENRY, Fanner; Sec. 20; P. O. Monmouth; born Suffolk Co., England, Feb. 15, 1835; Rep; Presb; came to this Co. in 1855; lived in England twenty-one years; married Sarah McCreedy. Jan.,1862; she was born in County Down, north of Ireland, Nov. 14,1845; has four children, named Erne I., Katie L., Harry and Carl H.

RYNER RACHEL, Farmer; Sec. 1; P. O. Gerlaw; born in Penn., 1798; owns 80 acres, value $4,500; she married Jacob Ryner, in 1815; he was born Penn., and lived in N. Y., Ohio, and came to this State in 1839; he died in 1863; had eight children, six sons and two daughters.

SICKMAN C. farmer; Sec. 36; P. O. Cameron; rep; Meth; from New York.

Sierer Lewis, farmer, lives with father; Sec. 36; P. O. Monmouth; dem; Luth.

SHARP FRANCIS M. Miner; Sec. 15; P. O. Monmouth; born in Penn., Aug. 9, 1842; Dem; Meth; came to this Co. in 1855; married Mary E. Ferry, March 31, 1863; she was born in France; has five children, named Hugh M., Laura T., Fran­ cis M.. John W. and Anna M.

SIERER WM. Farmer; Sec. 36; P. O. Monmouth; born Cumberland Co., Penn., April 20, 1823; Dem; Luth; owns 240 acres, value $14,400; came to this Co. in 1864; married Eliza Miller, March 18, 1847; she was born in York Co., Penn., June 17,1829; has eight children, named Win. M., Lewis, Riley, Mary, Ellsworth, Fulmer, Oliver and Ann Margarct; lost three.

Sierer Wm. M. lives with his father; dem; Luth.

Smith Jno. farmer, rents; Sec. 3; P. 0. Gerlaw: dem; Prot.

Smith R G. farmer; Sec. 2; P.O. Gerlaw; deni; Lib; from Ohio.

SMITH RYAN G. Farmer; Sec. 4; P. O. Gerlaw; born in Greene Co., O., Sept. 4, 1819; Ind; Meth; owns 204 acres, value $12,200; came to this Co. in 1846; is one of the old settlers; lias held office of School Director many years; married Elizabeth Buck, in 1849; she was born in Erie Co., O.. 1831: has six children,named Cornelia, Abigail, Adaline, Fanny 31., Oriett, George Win.; lost two.

Swiler Jacob B. farmer: Sec. 27; P. 0. Monmouth; rep: Ch. of God; from: Penn.

Snooks Elisha, rents: Sec. 10; P. O Monmouth; dem; Meth; from Iowa.

Speakman Jacob, farmer; Sec. 31: P. O.Monmouth; rep; Lib; from Pennsylvania.

Speakman W. P. farmer; Sec. 31: P. 0. Monmouth; rep; Lib: from Pennsylvania.

Stack Jno., R. R. employee; Sec. 31: P.O. Monmouth: dem: Ireland.

Steiner A. B. farmer: Sec. 28; P. 0. Monmouth; rep.

Stevenson Jno. P. farmer; Sec. 17; P. O.Monmouth; rep; from Pennsylvania.

Stone Win. teamster: Sec. 24; P. 0. Monmouth; rep; Meth,

SHAW MRS. LOIUSA J. Farming; Sec. 11; P. 0. Monmouth: born in Crawford Co., Ind.. May 8, 1833; owns 100 acres, valued $7.000; came with her parents to this State and Co. in 1835: married Canfield Shaw in 1853; he was born in Genesee Co.. N Y., in 1830. and died Oct. 8. 1865: has two children, named Emma L. and Effie; lost one.

STRUTHERS JAMES H. Farmer: Sec. 10: P. O. Monmouth: born in Warren Co., 1847; Rep: U. P.: owns 100 acres, value $5.000: he married Miss Mary J. Findley. in Aug., 1871: she was born in Miss.

STRUTHERS JOHN A. Farmer.- Sec. 8; P. O. Monmouth: born in Warren Co., Oct. 1, 1841: Rep: U. P.: owns 115 acres, value $6.900: he enlisted in 83d I. V. I., and served three years: married Mary Fee, 1870: she was born in Ind.; has two children, Effie B. and Alice R.

STRUTHERS THOMAS, Farmer: Sec. 10: P. O.Grerlaw; born in Greene Co.. O., 1821; Rep; U. P.: owns 100acres, value $5,000: he came to this State and Co. in 1832: has held office of School Director for many years: married Macy Humphrey. Feb. 12. 1846: she was born in Ohio, 1815: has four children, one son and three daughters; lost one.

Stull Ben. farmer, rents ot H. E. Root: Sec. 23; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Lib.

STULL MARTI.N. Farmer; Sec. 8; P. O. Monmouth; born in Ohio, 1828; Dem; Meth; owns 45 acres, value $3.000; came to this Co. 1852 has held office of School Director; married Sidney Weaver, 1854; she was born in Penn.; has four children, three sons and one daughter.

SYKES MRS. A.C. Farming; Sec.9; P. O. Monmouth; born in Lancaster Co., Penn., Aug. 25. 1819: came to this Co. in 1838; Presb: owns 240 acres, value $ 19,000; married W.P. Svkes in 1836; he was born in Philadelphia, Oct. 11. 1805; died Dec. 13, 1875; lost two children.

TAYLOR Wm. former, rents of J. Leeper; Sec. 34; P. O. Monmouth.

WALLACE JAS. farmer; Sec. 24: P. O. Monmouth; dem: Meth: 80 acres.

WALLACE JOHN, Farmer: Sec. 13; P. O. Monmouth; born in Ky.. Feb. 11, 1827; Dem; Chris; owns 120 acres, value $7.200; he came to this State and Co. in 1832; has lived near the place he now resides the whole time: has held the office of School Director for manv years; is married to Sarah McFarline. Oct. 23.l851; she was born in Warren Co., 1834; has three children, named Nettie, Almy and Addie.

WALLACE ROBERT, Farmer; Sec. 36: P. 0. Monmouth: Dem: Chris; owns 83 acres, value $4.150 ; he was born in this Co.. 1843; married Emma Johnson, 18C9: she was born in this Co.: died April 5, 1872: had two children, nained John Hardin and Clarence: married Miss Mary Hart. Nov.. 1874; she was born in Ill.; has one child, name Charles Lewis.

Wallace Win. fanner: Sec. 12; P. 0. Mon mouth: dem: Chris: from Kentucky.

Watson B. T. farmer: Sec. 28: P. O.Monmouth, rep

Watson T. farmer: Sec. 28: P. O. Monmouth: Bapt: from England.

Wells Henry. farmer, rents: Sec. 17: P. 0.Monmouth: dem: Meth.

Wells J.M. farmer, lives with mother: Sec.34: dem: Meth.

WELLS MRS. MATILDA. Farmer: Sec.10: P. O. Monmouth: born in N. Y 1823: Meth: owns 12 acres, value $600: lived in Ind. twelve years: came to this State 1848: married Win. Wells. 1842: he was born in Ky., 1812: he died Jan. 15. 1874: has seven children, tive sons and two daughters: lost three children.

WELSH THOMAS. Miner: Sec 24: P. O. Monmouth: born in Scotland. 1811; Rep: Bapt; owns 30 acres, value $1.000: came to this country in 1853; lived one vear in Maryland. in Ohio five years, in Penn. three years, and came to this State in 1862: married Agnes Young. in 1834; she was born in Scotland; has five children, two sons and three daughters; lost five.

Welsh Andrew, miner: Sw. 24: P. O. Monmouth; rep; Ch. of God: from Scotland

Welsh William, miner; Sec. 24; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Chris; from Scotland.

Wheeler Chas. quarryman; Sec. 6; P. O. Monmouth; rep; Lib.

WHITE J. M. Farmer; Sec. 27; P. O. Moamouth; born in Chester Co., Pa., April 12, 1835; Rep; Meth; owns 181 acres, value $16,000; he lived in Pennsylvania 24 years; came to this Co. in 1859; married Miss Sarah J. Rankin, March 18, 1858; she was born in Fayette Co., Pa.; has two children, Thomas and Lucian; lost one.

Whistler Wm. farmer; Sec. 7; P.O. Monmouth; dem; Luth; from Pennsylvania.

Williams Mrs. Persia M.; Sec. 1; from NewYork; came here in 1837.

Wilson Henry, fruit grower; Sec. 27; P. O.Momnoutli; ind; Spir.

WILSON JNO. G. Farmer and Stock Raiser; Sec. 20; P. O. Monmouth, born in Perry Co., Ohio, Nov. 5,1824; came to this Co. in 1851; Dem; U. P.: owns 130 acres, value $13,000; has lived in this Co. 26 years ; has been largely identified with the interests of the Co. has held offices of Su­pervisor and County Commissioner ; mar­ ried Eliza Fowler, 1846 ; she was born in Ohio ; died, 1?53 ; has two children, Hamar F. and Maria J. ; married Melvilla A. Skinner, 1854; she was born in Ohio; has four children, James J., Samuel A., Carrie A. and Robert L.

Wilson Wm. W. farmer; Sec. 16; P. 0. Monmouth; dem; Lib; born Ohio.

Wortendyke F. farmer; Sec. 16; P. O. Mon mouth; dem; Meth; from New York.

YOUNG JOHN, Farmer and Miner; Sec. 15; P. O. Monmouth; born in Scotland, Dec. 24, 1823; Dem; Meth; owns 235 acres, value $12,000; came to this country in 1849 ; lived seven years in Missouri ; came to Warren Co,. 1856 ; has held office of School Director; married Mary Wilson, 1849 ; she was born in Scotland ; thirteen children, nine sons and four daughters; lost two.

 

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