This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series 1878 Directory

LOGAN COUNTY BIOGRAPHICAL DIRECTORY

ELKHART TOWNSHIP 1878


Transcribed for Logan County ILGenWeb by Sheryl McClure who has no ancestors or relatives in Logan County.

 

Alberts Henry, farmer. Sec. 35; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; born Illinois
Alberts John, farmer, Sec. 35; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; born Illinois
Alberts Leonard, farmer, Sec. 35; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Cath; from Germany
Alexander Samuel, farm hand, Sec. 8; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; liberal; from Pennsylvania
Alsop Thomas, postmaster, Elkhart; rep; from Pennsylvania
Andersen Nelson, farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Williamsville; Luth; from Sweden
Arnold George, farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal
Baldwin H. A. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; Uni; from New York
Baldwin Walter, retired; Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; from New York
Barber Isaac, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal
Barry J. B. farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; independent; liberal; from Ireland
Barry H. E. farmer; Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; independent; liberal; born Illinois
Bates Erastus W. farmer, Sec. in; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Vermont
Bates William G. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Epis; from Vermont

 

BATES WILLIAM P. farmer and stock-raiser, Sec. 4; P.O. Broadwell; rep; Cong; born in Derby Township, Orleans Co. Vermont, Jan. 12, 1807; married Jan. 1, 1837, to Ann R. Wright, who was born in Derby Township, Orleans Co. Vermont, March 31, 1811; have four children living: Eliza Jane (wid ) born April 5, 1840, married to A. B. McKenzie; Harriet M. born Dec. 8, 1841, married P. W. Harts, living at Springfield, Ill; Erastus W. born June 15, 1846; married Ada Chamberlain, living in Elkhart Township; lost two: Maria L. died Aug. 9, 1845, aged 18 months; Mary A. died Nov. 11, 1855, aged 17 years; owns 473 acres, and a number of Lincoln City lots; total value of all his property is about $22,000; left Vermont 1852; then lived one year in Springfield, seven years in Sangamon Co. and balance of time here.

 

Bell Benjamin, farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; from Kentucky
Bell Frank, farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Bell Thomas, farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Kentucky
Bell William, farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Berry James G. Jr. farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Virginia
Berry Laadam A. farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Virginia
Bice Benjamin F. farmer, Elkhart; rep; Meth; born in Illinois
Bindemeyer Henry, farm hand; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; liberal; from Germany
Bogardus A. H. champion shot of the world, Elkhart; rep; from New York
Bohan James farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Brachear Van. farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Cornland; from Illinois
Braucher James F. farmer. Sec. 23; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; born in Illinois
Brennan Thomas, farmer, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Brest John, farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Luth; from Germany
Britten Patrick, laborer, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Brotton William, farmer, Sec. 1 ; P.O. Broadwell; dem; from Illinois
Brown S. farmer, Elkhart; dem; from Kentucky
Buckles Robert, farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; born in Illinois
Bulger Thomas, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Bulyer Michael, farm laborer, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Butler George H. farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Virginia
Buzzard A. butcher, Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Ohio
Buzzard Martin, blacksmith, Elkhart; rep; from Ohio
Buzzard S. restaurant, Elkhart; rep; born in Illinois
Capps S. M. merchant, Cornland; independent; liberal; born in Illinois
Caskey Samuel, farmer, Elkhart; rep; born in Illinois
Charlton Alfred, farm hand, Cornland; independent; liberal; from Missouri
Cherry Vincent H. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Missouri
Cordels J. druggist Elkhart; rep; Luth; from Pennsylvania
Crane Wm. Henry, farmer. Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Illinois
Crane Charles, farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Illinois
Crane Wm. J. farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris; from Illinois
Crew James E. railroad agent, Elkhart; dem; from England
Curphey Thomas, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Isle of Man
Gumming Richard, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Chris; born in Illinois
Davey Landen, farm hand, Cornland; rep; liberal; from Ohio
Davie Thomas, farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Davis W. H. justice of the peace, Elkhart; dem; from New York
Day Alvin, grain dealer, Cornland; independent; Meth; from Massachusetts
Day Dennis, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Day E M. machinist, Cornland; rep; Chris; from Massachusetts
Day Joshua, farmer, Cornland; rep; Meth; from Massachusetts
Day N. M. farmer, Sec. n; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Illinois
Dean L. B. farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Vermont
Dolen James, section boss, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Dolvin William, merchant, Elkhart; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Domnic G. W. teacher, Cornland; independent; from New York
Douglass John, farm hand, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; from Ohio
Drasilton T. W. blacksmith, Elkhart; rep; from Ohio
Dunaway A. C. grain-dealer, Cornland; independent; Chris; from Indiana
Dunham Sherman, farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Dunn D. C. farmer, Elkhart; rep; born Illinois
Dye A. M. physician, Elkhart; rep; Bap.
Dye W. H. farmer, Elkhart, rep; Bap; from Ohio
Dyer Israel, broom-maker, Cornland; rep; Chris; from Illinois
Ewing Williamson, farmer, Elkhart; rep; Pres; from Kentucky
Farnham Sanford, farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Elkhart; rep; from Ohio
Fishback John, farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Germany
Fitzpatrick John, section hand, Cornland; Dem; Cath; from Ireland
Flynn John A. saloon-keeper; Elkhart; dem;.Cath.
Foster Daniel W. farmer, Sec. 24; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; born Illinois

 

FOSTER JAMES M. farmer, Sec, 13; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; born in Elkhart Oct. 11, 1834; married Sept. 6, 1875, to Miss Lucy Jane Griffin, who was born in Menard Co. III. July 31, 1849; have three children: Eliza Ellen, born May 3, 1872, Lilly Ann, Aug. 25, 1873; Ivory Myrtle, April 1, 1876; owns 260 acres, value $10,000; was born and raised within half a mile of where he lives; enlisted in the 106th Illinois, Co. P, Aug. 1862, was transferred in 1864, in March, to Co. K, 24th Regiment I. V; was discharged June 28, 1865

 

Foster Thomas J. farmer, Sec. 24; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Foutes Louis, gardener, Elkhart; independent; from Germany
Freeman Albert, farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; from Germany
Frood John, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Pres; from Scotland
Gabbert Thos., laborer, Cornland; rep; Pres; from Indiana
Gaither C. farm laborer, Elkhart; rep; from Missouri
Gallus Fred, farm hand, Sec. 3.1; P.O. Elkhart; Cath; from Germany
Gardiner Robert, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris; born Illinois
Gardiner Robert D. lumberman, Sec. 35; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; born Illinois
Gardiner William, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris.
Gardiner William H. lumberman, Sec. 35; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; born in Illinois
Gardner Jas. W. blacksmith, Cornland; dem; from Illinois
Garrett E. G. tinner, Elkhart; dem; Meth; from Iowa
Garrett George, blacksmith, Elkhart; rep; Epis; from England
Gibbs John, lumber dealer, Elkhart; rep; from Delaware
Gibbs Thornton, laborer, Elkhart; rep; from Virginia
Giles Charles S. farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; Ohio

 

GILLETT JOHN D. was born in Connecticut, April 28, 1819, at a place called Fair Haven, since a part of New Haven, and the seat of Yale College; his ancestors were Huguenots, and were compelled to leave their native country; Mr. Gillett came to Illinois in the fall of 1858; he came at once to Bald Knob, to his uncle’s, and began farming; two years after, he went to Lake Fork, where he remained twenty-eight years; thence he removed to Elkhart, where he has since resided; on March 31, 1842, he was married to Miss Lemira Parkes, daughter of Elisha Parkes, builder of the old county jail at Postville, and one of the county’s most prominent citizens; Mr. and Mr. Gillett have eleven children; he is one of the most extensive farmers in the west, and ranks with such men as Jacob Strawn and John T. Alexander; he is constantly shipping cattle to European markets.

 

Gillett John Davis, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Cornland; rep; Meth; from Connecticut
Gilliland John W. farmer, Sec. n; P.O. Cornland; Meth; from Kentucky
Gleason Edward, farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Glynn Patrick, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Goff Isaac T. farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Goff John R. farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; from Kentucky
Graves Edward H. physician, Elkhart; dem; Chris; from Missouri
Groves John, farmer, Elkhart; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Hall John, farmer, Sec. S; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; liberal; from Vermont
Hallagan James, farmer; Sec. 22; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Hamilton J. G. physician, Cornland; rep; liberal; from Indiana

 

HARPER JOHN, farmer. Sec. 12; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; lib; born in Logan Co. Ill. Jan. 23, 1844; married Nov. 21, 1868, to Mary Rigdon, who was born in Logan Co. Ill; have three children: Burton, Chester and Diadamia; owns 185 acres, value about $9,250.

 

Hardesty George R. merchant, Elkhart; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Hayes Patrick, section hand, Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Heller Augustus, farmer, Sec. 16; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Pennsylvania
Hess L. W. cabinet-maker, Elkhart; dem; from Kentucky
Himman W. W. mechanic, Elkhart; rep; from Virginia
Hobkirk William, farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Williamsville; rep; Pres; from Scotland
Horors George, farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Hudson Simeon, farmer; Sec. 4; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris; from Vermont

 

HUGHES & MENDENHALL merchants, Elkhart; W. C. Hughes was born in Kentucky, Jan. 21, 1818; came to Illinois about 1845, to Sangamon Co. in March, 1867; he came to Elkhart and engaged in the mercantile pursuit at once; married in 1846 to Dorinda Scott, who was born in Berlin, Sangamon Co. in 1829; they have two children, Mary L. and Addie May; S. Mendenhall was born in Sangamon Co. Oct. 20, 1842; studied medicine, and when of age was commissioned assistant surgeon in the navy; remained there two years, when he returned home and engaged in the practice of medicine a year or so; he then went into mercantile pursuits in Berlin, and in 1867 joined his father-in-law, Mr. Hughes, in Elkhart; married Oct. l0, 1867, Mary L. Hughes, who was born Dec. 11, 1849.

 

Hunter G. D. butcher, Elkhart; dem; from Kentucky
Hunter S. B. merchant, Elkhart; rep; from New York
Humphrey Wesley, farmer, Sec. 2; P.O. Broadwell; dem; Ohio
Hutchinson John, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Elkhart; dem; liberal; from Ohio
Irvin William, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; from Scotland
Jennings Benjamin F. farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Elkhart; rep.; Meth; from Indiana
Jennings Eleanor, widow Robert M. farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Elkhart; Meth; from Ohio
Johnson R. E. farm hand, Sec. 33; P.O. Elkhart; dem; liberal; born in Illinois
Jones John B. farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Buffalohart; rep; born in Illinois
Keegan John, farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Kelly J. J. section boss, Cornland; dem; Cath; born in Illinois
Kelly John, R.R. laborer, Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Kelly Wm. farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Cornland; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Kelso Wm. H.. postmaster, Cornland; rep; Pres; from Massachusetts

 

KENNEDY ELIZABETH Mrs. farmer, Secs. 32 and 33; P O. Elkhart; Pres; she was born in Scotland, April 24, 1824; came to this country and county in 1851; her maiden name was Elizabeth Underwood; she was married to John Kennedy Aug. 19, 1851, in Scotland, where he was born, March 5, 1826; he died in this township, Nov. 12, 1871; have six children living: John, Robert G.. Jenet, William, James and Marion U.; owns 196 acres, valued at $9,800.

 

Kennedy Robert J. farmer, lives with his mother, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; dem; liberal; born in Illinois
Kern Owen, farm hand, Sec. 9; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Kick Stephen, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Cornland; Ind; from Germany
Kiernan John, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Lanham B. S. farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Kentucky
Lanham James C. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Indiana
Lanham L. A. Mrs. Cornland; Chris; from New York
Lanham Thomas, farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Cornland; dem; Chris; from Indiana
Lanterman Dolly A. Mrs. farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; Meth; from Kentucky
Lanterman J. W. Scott, farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Landerman James W. farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in IllinoisLanterman John, farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Laubach Charles, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Pres; from Germany

 

LAWRENCE CHARLES S. farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Chris; born on Sec. 11, this township; married Nov. 13, 1872, to Annie E. Westfall, born in Sangamon Co. Ill. April 5, 1853; has one child, Anna L. born June 12, 1876; lost one child; owns about 1,000 acres, value $40,000; his father, Theodore (deceased) was born in Virginia, Jan. 27, 1800; his mother, Eliza Ann Tabor, born in Warren Co. Ohio, Feb. 20, 1867; John, brother to Theodore, also deceased, came to this county in 1831, and settled about 1833; he was born in Virginia in 1802.

 

Lawrence Eliza Ann, widow Theodore, Sec.11; P.O. Elkhart; Meth; maiden name Tabor, born in Warren Co. Ohio, Feb. 20, 1807.

 

Lawrence Charles S. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Elkhart; rep.
Lawrence John T. farmer. Sec. 11; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal: born in Logan Co. Illinois
Leach Backus, farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Leach D. S. farmer, Sec. 5; P.O: Elkhart; rep; liberal; from New York
Leslie F. A. clerk, Elkhart; dem; born Illinois
Leslie R. merchant, Elkhart; dem; Meth; from Pennsylvania
Letterle Magdalena, widow, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Elkhart; Meth; from Germany
Lewis David, blacksmith, Elkhart; rep.
Lightfoot John A. retired, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Kentucky
Lindsey George, farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Lindsey John, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Lindsey Johnson, farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; from Ohio
Lippott David, blacksmith, Elkhart; rep.

 

LLOYD ARCHIBALD C. farmer and stock-raiser, Sec. 4; P.O. Broadwell; dem; Chris; born in this township June 15, 1846; married Jan. 21, 1869, to Mary Mclntosh, who was born on Lake Fork. Laenna township, Logan Co. Ill. March 21, 1850; have three children: Binnabel, born April 2, 1870; Anna, Feb. 10, 1872; Claude A. Aug. 31, 1875; owns 160 acres, valued at $4,800. His father, Hiram, born in Ohio, March II, 1813, came to this county about 1832; now living in lower part of Broadwell Township.

 

Lloyd K. C. farmer, Sec. 30; P.O. Elkhart; dem; from Virginia
Lloyd Will B. teacher, Sec. 8; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Lochridge J. W. retired, Elkhart; dem; from Kentucky
Longacre David, farmer. Sec. 23; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Ohio
Longacre Lewis, farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Lord John H. blacksmith, Cornland; rep; Chris; from Iowa
Manion A. M. farmer, Sec. 14; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Illinois
Matfeldt Gustav A. farmer. Sec. 25; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; from Hamburg
Matfeldt Herman, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; from Hamburg
Mason John C. farmer, Elkhart; rep; from Virginia .
Masterson James N. farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Cornland; rep; Meth; from Kentucky
Masterson John W. farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Kentucky
Matthews John, farmer, Sec. 2; P.O. Broadwell; dem; liberal; born Illinois
McCracken S. J. Mrs. boarding-house; Cornland; born Illinois
McCue Benjamin, farmer, Sec. 9; dem; liberal; from Ireland
McDonald John, farm hand for Mr. Gillett, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland

 

McENDREE G. C. merchant, Elkhart; born in Virginia, March 6, 1818; came to Illinois in 1837, and to Logan Co. in 1864. He was a cabinet-maker until 1848, when he went into the mercantile business in Athens, Menard Co. where he remained until 1864; has held the office of justice of the peace; was married, Sept. 10, 1839, in Menard Co. to Mary Claypool, who was born Sept. 3, 1820. They have eight children: William, born June 20, 1840; Millinda, Feb. 4, 1844; John T. Sept. 27, 1847; George M. July 17, 1850; Charles F. June 18, 1853; Henry W. April 18, 1855; Dunbar L. Aug. 23, 1857; Edward E. June 29, 1860. Two (Levi and Curtis) are dead.

 

McGery Martin, farm hand, Sec. 8; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; Cath; from Ireland McGrath Pat, farmer, Sec. 11; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
McKie William, grocer, Cornland; rep; liberal; from Scotland
McMasters Ezra D. deputy sheriff, Elkhart; rep; Meth: from Ohio
Mendenhall S. see Hughes & Mendenhall
Meyers Charles, shoemaker, Elkhart; from Germany
Milan Henry, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Chris.
Mileham Henry, farmer; Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland rep; born in Illinois
Mileham James H. farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Chris; from S. Carolina
Mileham William, farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Mt, Pulaski; rep; born in Illinois
Mohler Frederick, farm hand, Sec. 6; P.O. Elkhart; dem; U. B; from Indiana
Mohr Peter, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Cath; from Germany
Moore G. A. wagon-maker, Elkhart; dem; from Ohio
Morrissey Timothy, farm hand for Mr, Gillett, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath.
Munyon George, laborer, Sec. 16; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Neer Mrs. J E. widow, Cornland; Chris; from Ohio
Nester Felix, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; born Kentucky
Nester David, farm laborer, Sec. 11; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Kentucky
Newton J. B. hotel keeper; Elkhart; rep; from Pennsylvania
Nichols Daniel E. farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Ohio
Nichols George C. farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Ohio
Nichols Jonah, carpenter, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Vermont
Nicholson Edward, farmer, Sec. 18; P.O. Elk-hart; dem; liberal; born in Illinois
Norton Thomas, laborer, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
O’Brennan Patrick, farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; liberal; from Ireland
Orton Lyman, O. Dr., farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Broadwell; rep; liberal; from New York
Ostermeier Henry J. farmer, Sec. 4; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; from Germany
Owen J. farmer, Elkhart; dem; Uni; from New York
Owen S. A. teamster, Elkhart; dem; born in Illinois
Pankey Henry H. farmer, Elkhart; dem; from Missouri
Pegram T. J. grain dealer; Elkhart; rep; Meth; born in Illinois

 

PFAU MAGDALENA, wife of Matthias Pfau, was married to Michael Letterle, June 6, 1856; she was born Feb. 4, 1837, in Germany; he was born in Germany, June 6, 1820; had by him eight children, lost one; those living are: Michael, Adam, John, George, Frederick, Henry, Elizabeth, Susan; he died June 30, 1871; she was married again to Matthias Pfau the 31st of Dec. 1873; had one child by him, Rachael Jennie; owns 57 acres, value $3,000.

 

Pfau Mathias, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Germany
Phillips James, farmer, Elkhart; dem; born Illinois
Phillips Joseph, farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Plumley Howard, laborer, Sec. 16; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Powell William, painter, Elkhart; dem; from Kentucky
Power James, farmer, Sec. 20; P.O. Elkhart; independent; Cath; from Ireland
Raber George, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Pennsylvania
Rankin Augustus T. farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; liberal; from Kentucky
Richards William, farm hand, Sec. 4; P.O. Broadwell; rep; liberal; from Kentucky
Richardson George, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Williamsville; dem; Pres; from Scotland
Ridgeway Anthony, farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Kentucky

 

RIDGEWAY ANTHONY E. farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Logan Co. Dec. 15, 1851; married Oct. 7, 1875, to Miss Laura I. Beck, who was born Sept. 12, 1860, in Illinois; no children; owns 15 acres; value $2,000.

 

Ridgeway John, farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Cornland; rep; born in Illinois
Rigdon Mariam, farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; liberal
Riley John L. farm laborer, Sec. 13; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Kentucky
Roach John, farm hand, for M. Gillett, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath.
Robinson Henry, constable, Elkhart; rep; from Pennsylvania
Rogers M. M. cabinet-mkr. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from New York
Ryan Andrew, bartender, Elkhart; dem; born Illinois
Schneider J. J. shoemkr. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Germany
Schulz Charles I. merchant tailor, Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Germany
Scroggin S. J. farmer, Sec. 36; P.O. Cornland; rep; born in Illinois
Scullin J. C. teacher, Elkhart, dem; Cath; from New York
Shaughnessey Michael, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Shaughnessy Patrick, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; Vermont
Shaw John, farm hand, Sec. 4; P.O. Buffalohart; rep; born in Illinois
Sheperd Lewis, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Elkhart; dem; liberal
Shier George, laborer, Cornland; Chris; from Germany
Shradar James, farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; rep; Campbellite; from Kentucky
Shreve Alfred, farmer, Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Pres; from New Jersey
Shreve Charles P. retired; Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from New Jersey

 

SHREVE GEORGE W. farmer and stock-raiser, Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Pres; was born in New Jersey, in 1850; came to Sangamon Co. in 1859, and to this county in 1860, and settled on the place where he now lives; married Emma Pearce, Nov. 17, 1875; she was born in Ohio in 1849, and came to this state and county in 1867; she is a member of the Meth. Ch.

 

Shreve Thomas J. farmer and broom-mkr. Sec. 31; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Pres; from New Jersey
Skinner Cooper A. farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Broadvvell; dem; Chris. Ch; Ohio
Smidt F. bakery, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Germany
Smith George H. farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Smith J. B. telegraph operator and station agent, Cornland; independent; from Canada
Smith John, farmer, Sec. 9; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal
Smith John L. farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Indiana
Smith Roland, farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; Meth; from Kentucky
Smith William, farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Smith William, farmer; Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Stahl Henry, hardware merchant, Elkhart, independent; from Indiana
Steinaker Joseph, shoemaker, Elkhart; dem; from Germany
Striggow Christopher, farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Broadwell; dem; Evang. Luth; from Germany
Striggow John, farmer, Sec. 3; P.O. Broadwell; dem; Evang. Luth; from Germany
Stringliehl John, farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; from Kentucky
Stringneld Parker, farmer, Sec. 28; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; from Kentucky
Steinhour William, laborer, Elkhart; dem.
Sturgeon Louis, farmer, Elkhart; rep; from Ohio
Swansen August, farmer, Sec. 32; P.O. Williamsville; Luth; from Sweden
Taylor C. Q. farmer, Elkhart; independent; from, Kentucky
Taylor J. C. druggist and groceryman, Elkhart; rep; from Kentucky
Taylor John B. farmer, Sec 7; P.O. Buffalohart; dem; Chris; born in Illinois
Taylor Z. T. merchant, Elkhart; rep; Meth; from Kentucky
Taylor William, farm hand, Sec. 33; P.O. Cornland; dem; from Missouri
Telfer John, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Williamsville; dem; Pres; from Scotland
Telfer John P. farmer, Sec. 6, P.O. Williamsville; liberal; born in Illinois
Thomas Phillip, barber, Elkhart; rep; Bap; from Maryland
Theobold Harriet, widow Nicholas, P.O. Elkhart; Meth.Epis; from Ohio
Theobold John, farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Elkhart; dem; liberal; from Ohio
Thompson J. E. farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Elkhart; rep; from Indiana
Thompson John, farmer, Sec. 7; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Ohio
Thompson Thomas, farm hand, Sec. 25; P.O. Elkhart; rep; from Pennsylvania
Thornton John, farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Throop James A. farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Throop Harden, farmer, Sec. 1O; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal
Throop Newton, farmer, Sec. 23; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born Illinois
Tooey Michael, railroad employe, Elkhart; dem; Cath; from Ireland
Turley George W. farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; from Kentucky
Turley George W. farmer, Sec. 27; P O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; from Kentucky
Turley Martin L. farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Turley Robert, farmer, Sec. 34; P.O. Cornland; rep; Chris; born in Illinois
Turley Samuel, farmer, Sec. 25; P.O. Cornland ; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Turley Taylor T. farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; liberal; born in Illinois
Turley Thomas J. farmer, Sec. 26; P.O. Mt. Pulaski; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Turley William R. farmer, Sec. 22; P.O. Elkhart; dem; Chris; born Illinois
Underwood Robert, farmer, Sec. 6; P.O. Williamsville; dem; Pres; from Scotland
Washburn Charles F. farmer, Sec. 33; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; born in Illinois
Weaver Newton H. farmer, Elkhart; dem; born Illinois
Webb B. Miller, Elkhart; dem; from Ohio
Welsh James, farmer, Sec. 21; P.O. Elkhart; rep; liberal; from Ohio
Whittle W. G. farmer, Sec. 13; P.O. Cornland; rep; from Illinois
Wiley B. F. harness-mkr. Elkhart; rep; Chris; born Illinois
Wiley Isaac, farmer, Sec. 10; P.O. Elkhart; rep; born Illinois
Wilhite J. H. farmer, Sec. 12; P.O. Cornland; dem; Meth; from Illinois
Wilkinson Andrew H. blacksmith; Cornland; dem; from North Carolina
Wilson Chas. railroad employe, Cornland; from France
Wingate Isaac, teamster, Elkhart; dem; born Illinois
Wood Luther, carpenter, Elkhart; rep; from Ohio
Wright Ira, farmer, Elkhart; dem; from Indiana
Wylie W. T. saloon-keeper, Elkhart; rep; from Kentucky
Yockey Oliver, farmer, Sec. 5; P.O. Elkhart; rep; Meth.Epis; from Pennsylvania

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