1860 Federal Census - German Township

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1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 8, 1860
Page 329     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
2321 2324 Hawk G 30 M Priest C Ch     Prussia  
    Hawk Mary 24 F       Missouri  
2322 2325 Mooner William 49 M Farmer 1000 800 Prussia  
    Mooner Christina 49 F       Prussia  
    Fout Christina 29 F       Prussia  
    Fout Adam 23 M Day Labor     Prussia  
2323 2326 Stermer Jacob 44 M Farmer 1000 400 Hanover Germany
    Stermer Lesetta 44 F       Hanover Germany
    Stermer Fredrick 21 M       Hanover Germany
    Stermer August 19 M       Hanover Germany
    Stermer Augusta 18 F       Hanover Germany
    Stermer Levetta 16 F       Hanover Germany
    Stermer Emma 10 F       Hanover Germany
    Stermer Louis 8 M       Iowa  
    Stermer Mary A 6 F       Iowa  
    Stermer Elya 67 F       Hanover Germany
2324 2327 Seable F J 64 M Farmer 2000 500 Hanover Germany
    Seable Sebastian 38 M       Hanover Germany
    Seable Adolph 28 M       Hanover Germany
    Seable Francis 20 F       Hanover Germany
2325 2328 Seibel Conrad 39 M Farmer 800 500 Hanover Germany
    Seibel Catharine 28 F       Hanover Germany
    Seibel Henry 10 M       Pennsylvania  
    Seibel Barbra A 8 F       Pennsylvania  
    Seibel Clara E 5 F       Iowa  
    Seibel Mary C 1 F       Iowa  
2326 2329 Merz C B 45 M Farmer 4000 1200 Hessia Germany  
    Keeper Aletta 55 F       Hessia Germany  
    Keeper Lydia 20 F       Hessia Germany  
    Keeper William 13 M       Hessia Germany  
August 9th 1860
2327 2330 Eckert John 50 M Grocery Keeper 60 150 Hessia Germany  
2328 2331 Jacquias? Joseph 41 M Blacksmith 150 60 Belgium  
    Jacquias? Mary 31 F       Belgium  
    Jacquias? Mary M 5 F       Illinois  
    Jacquias? John J 3 M       Iowa  
2329 2332 Welch John 30 M Blacksmith 150 40 Baden, Germany  
    Welch Catharine 27 F       Baden, Germany  
    Welch Catharine 3 F       Iowa  
    Welch John 7/12 M       Iowa  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 330     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
2330 2333 Keiper Margret 45 F   50 40 Baden Germany  
    Keiper Virginia 7 F       Baden Germany  
    Keiper Charles 5 M       Baden Germany  
    Keiper Leopold 8 M       Virginia  
2331 2334 Rodolph Peter 31 M Day Labor   200 Hessia Germany  
    Rodolph Elizabeth 22 F       Hessia Germany  
    Rodolph Sonisa 3 F       Iowa  
    Rodolph Elizabeth 1 F       Iowa  
2332 2335 Kaufman John 31 M Shoe Maker 480 20 Baden Germany  
    Kaufman Mary 18 F       Prussia  
    Kaufman Mary 2/12 F       Iowa  
2333 2336 Killmer John 47 M Farmer 2800 900 Bavaria, Germany  
    Killmer Christiana 47 F       Bavaria, Germany  
    Killmer Fredrick 20 M       Pennsylvania  
    Killmer Charles 19 M       Pennsylvania  
    Killmer Henry 13 M       Iowa  
    Killmer August 13 M       Iowa  
2334 2337 Hine Nichalus 24 M Day Labor   300 Prussia  
    Hine Margret 20 F       Prussia  
    Hine Iasamia 1 F       Iowa  
2335 2338 Berchpart Philip 55 M Day Labor 1000 500 Prussia  
    Berchpart Mary 49 F       Saxony  
    Berchpart Mary 15 F       Indiana  
    Berchpart Caroline 13 F       Indiana  
2336 2339 Moreland Martin 56 M Farmer 2000 700 Hanover Germany
    Moreland Julia 44 F       Prussia  
    Moreland Julia 17 F       Iowa  
    Moreland Mary 15 F       Iowa  
    Moreland Caroline 13 F       Iowa  
    Moreland Henry 11 M       Iowa  
    Moreland Martha 9 F       Iowa  
    Moreland George 5 M       Iowa  
    Moreland Mena 3 F       Iowa  
2339 2340 Garring John 28 M Farmer 1000 650 Switzerland  
    Garring Barbra 20 F       Switzerland  
    Garring Henry 1 M       Iowa  
    Hartman Philip 24 M Day Labor     Switzerland  
2340 2341 Fisher Fredrick 30 M Carpenter   450 Baden Germany  
    Fisher Henrietta 22 F       Baden Germany  
    Fisher Sebastian 22 M Blacksmith     Baden Germany  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 331     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
    Vogle Andrew 25 M Carpenter   400 New York  
2339 2342 Hahn George 45 M Farmer 8000 300 Bavaria, Germany  
    Hahn Mary 23 F       Bavaria, Germany  
    Hahn George H 21 M Carpenter     Pennsylvania  
    Hahn Josep 14 M       Pennsylvania  
    Hahn Valentino 13 M       Pennsylvania  
    Hahn Caroline 10 F       Kentucky  
    Hahn Fredrick 2 M       Iowa  
2340 2343 Martin Peter 57 M Farmer 1400 400 Prussia  
    Martin Elizabeth 58 F       Prussia  
    Martin Robert 20 M       Prussia  
2341 2344 Keller George 45 M Farmer 1000 475 Prussia  
    Keller Barbra 43 F       Prussia  
    Keller Jacob 14 M       Iowa  
    Keller Frank 11 M       Iowa  
    Keller Christian 8 M       Iowa  
    Keller Elizabeth 6 F       Iowa  
    Keller Lousia 4 M       Iowa  
    Keller Margret 1 F       Iowa  
2342 2345 Hoffman Andrew 50 M Farmer 1500 600 Hanover Germany
    Hoffman Willhelmed? 38 F       Prussia  
    Hoffman John H 17 M       Missouri  
    Hoffman David 15 M       Missouri  
    Hoffman Andrew 13 M       Missouri  
    Hoffman Lorrisa 9 F       Iowa  
    Hoffman Alvina 9 F       Iowa  
    Hoffman Mena 5 F       Iowa  
    Hoffman August 3 M       Iowa  
    Hoffman Charles W 1 M       Iowa  
    Dijeper? Fredricka 44 F       Baden Germany  
    Hoffman Henrietta 14 F       Missouri  
    Hoffman Charlotte 10 F       Missouri  
    Knight Alvina 29 F       Prussia  
2343 2346 Gison William 30 M Day Labor   30 Pennsylvania  
    Gison Lucinda 20 F       Indiana  
    Gison Isaac 4 M       Iowa  
    Gison William P 2 M       Iowa  
2344 2347 Silverwood J B 34 M Farmer 4000 450 Pennsylvania  
    Silverwood Ellen W 33 F       Pennsylvania  
    Silverwood Frank 6 F       Iowa  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 332    German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
    Silverwood Charlie 2 M       Iowa  
2345 2348 Klett Casper 43 M Farmer 9300 1350 Prussia  
    Klett Sophia 43 F       Prussia  
    Klett August 18 M       Iowa  
    Klett Godriel 17 M       Iowa  
    Klett Fredrick 15 M       Iowa  
    Klett Mary 14 F       Iowa  
    Klett Louisa 12 F       Iowa  
    Klett George 10 M       Iowa  
    Klett Charles 8 M       Iowa  
    Klett Gotleip 5 M       Iowa  
    Klett Sitty 2 F       Iowa  
    Klett William 4/12 M       Iowa  
2346 2349 Wingardener W 44 M Farmer 800 400 Holland  
    Wingardener Susan 41 F       Ohio  
    Wingardener William 13 M       Ohio  
    Wingardener John 10 M       Ohio  
    Wingardener Catharine 7 F     Ohio  
    Wingardener David 5 M       Iowa  
    Wingardener Jane A 3 F       Iowa  
    Wingardener Melissa D 1 F       Iowa  
2347 2350 Wener Adam 47 M Farmer   1200 Virginia  
    Wener Susan 48 F       Ohio  
    Wener Samuel M 21 M       Indiana  
    Wener Mary E 19 F       Indiana  
    Wener Thomas C 12 M       Illinois  
    Wener Hannah 11 F       Illinois  
    Wener John H 8 M       Illinois  
2348 2351 Jackson James 39 M Day Labor     Indiana  
    Jackson Isabell 29 F       Ohio  
    Jackson Francis M 8 M       Illinois  
    Jackson Susan E 7 F       Iowa  
    Jackson William 4 M       Illinois  
    Jackson Charles 11/12 M       Iowa  
    Mahon William 15 M Farmer 800   Virginia  
2349 2352 Tricenwater N 26 M Day Labor     Prussia  
    Tricenwater Margret 25 F       Prussia  
    Center Garhard 57 M Day Labor   50 Prussia  
2350 2353 Osburn Daniel 65 M Farmer 3500 500 Kentucky  
    Osburn Dorotha 66 F       Maryland  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 333     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
2351 2354 Keeler Baker 47 M Day Labor   80 New York  
    Keeler May A 34 F       Ohio  
    Keeler Lucy E 15 F       Illinois  
    Keeler Clarissa J 11 F       Illinois  
    Keeler Joseph W 9 M       Illinois  
    Keeler Daniel H 3 M       Iowa  
    Orsburn C D 13 F       Ohio  
2352 2355 Hatter Jacob 33 M Farmer 200 200 Ohio  
    Hatter Nancy J 24 F       Ohio  
    Hatter James H 6 M       Iowa  
    Hatter Wesley G 4 M       Iowa  
2353 2356 Grop Nichalus 60 M Farmer 1200 500 Prussia  
    Grop Mary 60 F       Prussia  
    Grop Michael 26 M       Prussia  
    Grop Joseph 24 M       Prussia  
    Grop Susanna 16 F       Prussia  
2354 2357 Green Nichalus 30 M Day Labor 300 100 Prussia  
    Green Margaret 22 F       Prussia  
    Sudrick Michail 52 M Farmer 800 800 Prussia  
    Sudrick Mary 34 F       Prussia  
    Sudrick Mary 2 F       Iowa  
    Sudrick Margret 1 F       Iowa  
2355 2358 Michael Philip 35 M Farmer 1000 600 Prussia  
    Michael Eve 31 F       Prussia  
    Michael Anna 10 F       Iowa  
    Michael Oscar 8 M       Iowa  
    Michael Oscar 8 M       Iowa  
    Michael Francis 6 M       Iowa  
    Michael Catharine 4 F       Iowa  
    Michael Philip 2 M       Iowa  
2356 2359 Rider Jacob 36 M Day Labor     Prussia  
    Rider Margret 28 F       Prussia  
    Rider Robert 4 M       Iowa  
    Rider Enid 2 F       Iowa  
    Rider Theodore 1 M       Iowa  
    Rider John 58 M Day Labor     Prussia  
    Rider Susanna 50 F       Prussia  
    Wallerick Robert 54 M Day Labor     Prussia  
2357 2360 Wickincamp Henry 35 M Farmer 600 300 Prussia  
    Wickincamp Mary 34 F       Prussia  
    Wickincamp Henry 12 M       Prussia  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 334     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
    Wickincamp Susan 12 F       Prussia  
    Wickincamp Christiana 6 F       Prussia  
    Wickincamp Mary 2 F       Iowa  
2358 2361 Balger Andrew 48 M Farmer 400 400 Switzerland  
    Balger Elizabeth 52 F       Switzerland  
    Balger Eve 12 F       Iowa  
    Balger John 5 M       Iowa  
2359 2362 Hines M 34 M Day Labor   180 Prussia  
    Hines Margret 17 F       Prussia  
    Hines Susan 1 F       Iowa  
2360 2363 Louis Henry 62 M Farmer 1600 400 Prussia  
    Louis Margret 60 F       Prussia  
    Louis Herman 26 M       Prussia  
    Louis Vina 22 F       Prussia  
    Louis Margret 22 F       Prussia  
2361   Unoccupied                
2362 2364 Colihouse Joseph 52 M Farmer 2000 700 Prussia  
    Colihouse Mary 37 F       Prussia  
    Colihouse Casper 11 M       Iowa  
    Colihouse Henry 9 M       Iowa  
    Colihouse Elizabeth 4 F       Iowa  
    Kemer Philip 30 M Day Labor     Prussia  
2363 2365 Brater George 24 M Farmer 400 200 Baden, Germany  
    Brater Clara 60 F       Baden, Germany  
2364 2366 Beaver Peter 40 M Farmer 1600 425 Prussia  
    Beaver Kate 40 F       Prussia  
    Beaver May 19 F       Prussia  
    Beaver Mathias 17 M       Prussia  
    Beaver Catharine 15 F       Prussia  
    Beaver Barbra 5 F       Prussia  
2365 2367 Kowenburger M 46 M Farmer 400 350 Prussia  
    Kowenburger Barbra 41 F       Prussia  
    Kowenburger Margret 17 F       Prussia  
    Kowenburger Michael 10 M       Prussia  
    Kowenburger Eve 7 F       Prussia  
    Kowenburger Peter 1 M       Iowa  
2366 2368 Wisedarfer M 26 M Day Labor 400 400 Prussia  
    Wisedarfer Mary 18 F       France  
    Wisedarfer Peter 3 M       Iowa  
    Wisedarfer John 1 M       Iowa  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 335     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
2367 2369 Arens Peter 50 M Farmer 700 400 France  
    Arens Mary 44 F       Prussia  
    Arens Peter 17 M       Prussia  
    Arens Eve 15 F       Prussia  
2368 2370 Lewis Harman 29 M Day Labor 800 300 Prussia  
    Lewis May 20 F       Prussia  
    Lewis John 1 M       Iowa  
    Strallman William 30 M Day Labor     Prussia  
2369 2371 Reed A B 23 M Farmer 500 450 Ohio  
    Reed Sabelia 21 F       Ohio  
    Reed George 3 M       Iowa  
    Reed Louisa 1 F       Iowa  
    Smith William 22 M Farmer 1000 500 Ohio  
    Smith Susan C 9 F       Iowa  
2370 2372 Strupp Nichalus 33 M Day Labor   250 Prussia  
    Strupp Catharine 30 F       Prussia  
    Strupp Catharine 1 F       Iowa  
2371   Unoccupied                
2372 2373 Bliss John 64 M Farmer 6000 200 Prussia  
    Bliss John 35 M Farmer     Prussia  
    Wallerick Catherine 52 F       Prussia  
2373 2374 Cassens Henry 41 M Day Labor 500 440 Hanover Germany
    Cassens Maria 39 F       Hanover Germany
    Cassens Mary 12 F       Hanover Germany
    Cassens Anna 6 F       Iowa  
    Cassens Henry 2 M       Iowa  
    Cassens Margret 4/12 F       Iowa  
2374 2375 Wagoner J L 28 M Farmer 1000 65 Prussia  
    Wagoner Maria 16 F       Prussia  
2375   Unoccupied                
2376 2376 Ukenhamner W 37 M Farmer 1600 350 Prussia  
    Ukenhamner Amelia 23 F       Prussia  
    Ukenhamner William 6 M       Iowa  
    Ukenhamner Henry 5 M       Iowa  
    Ukenhamner Lena 3 F       Iowa  
2377 2377 Pencemiller M 53 M Farmer 480 300 Prussia  
    Pencemiller Anna 51 F       Prussia  
    Pencemiller Peter 22 M       Prussia  
    Pencemiller Anna 21 F       Prussia  
    Pencemiller Mathias 10 M       Prussia  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 336     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
    Pencemiller Mary 7 F       Prussia  
2378 2378 Backhouse Charles 46 M Farmer 5000 850 Hanover Germany
    Backhouse Sophia 43 F       Hanover Germany
    Backhouse Dedrick 10 M       Iowa  
    Backhouse William 9 M       Iowa  
    Backhouse Charles 7 M       Iowa  
    Backhouse Sophia 4 F       Iowa  
    Backhouse Mary 2 F       Iowa  
2379 2379 Cooper W H 45 M Farmer 1200 200 Ohio  
    Cooper Margret 36 F       Pennsylvania  
    Cooper William H 19 M       Ohio  
    Cooper George W 17 M       Ohio  
    Cooper Mary 14 F       Ohio  
    Cooper Elmora 11 F       Ohio  
    Cooper Evan H 8 M       Iowa  
    Cooper Lucy 6 F       Iowa  
    Cooper Alice 4 F       Iowa  
    Cooper Sophia 5/12 F       Iowa  
2380 2380 Stroman Richard 45 M Farmer 500 350 Prussia  
    Stroman Barbra 40 F       Prussia  
    Stroman Fredrick 12 M       Prussia  
    Stroman Richard 10 M       Prussia  
    Stroman Minie 8 F       Prussia  
    Stoman Henry 4 M       Iowa  
    Stroman Caroline 1 F       Iowa  
2381   Unoccupied                
2382 2381 Buckhouse Richard 43 M Farmer 2400 800 Hanover Germany
    Buckhouse Louisa 35 F       Hanover Germany
    Buckhouse Richard 4 M       Iowa  
    Buckhouse Louisa 1 F       Iowa  
2383 2382 Duensing Christian 50 M Farmer 1500 700 Hanover Germany
    Duensing Catherine 51 F       Hanover Germany
    Duensing Henry 16 M       Hanover Germany
    Duensing Sophia 12 F       Iowa  
2384 2383 Swaska Fredrick 33 M Farmer 800 350 Hanover Germany
    Swaska Caroline 30 F       Hanover Germany
    Swaska Christina 2 F       Iowa  
    Swaska Caroline 1 F       Iowa  
    Wienbaugh Henry 19 M Day Labor     Hanover Germany
2385 2384 Vickincamp F 40 M Farmer     Prussia  
1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County August 9, 1860
Page 337     German Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth  
    Vickincamp Mary 22 F       Hanover Germany
    Vickincamp Henry 6 M       Iowa  
    Vickincamp Catharine 4 F       Iowa  
    Vickincamp Christian 2 M       Iowa  
2386 2385 Fuhs Michael 40 M Farmer 1500 350 Prussia  
    Fuhs Barbra 35 F       Prussia  
    Fuhs Michael 18 M       Prussia  
    Fuhs Catharine 16 F       Prussia  
    Fuhs Fredrick 13 M       Prussia  
    Fuhs Christian 10 M       Prussia  
    Fuhs Rhoda 8 F       Prussia  
2387 2386 Harmonson Wallace 31 M Farmer     Indiana  
    Harmonson Mary M 29 F       Indiana  
    Harmonson John T 7 M       Iowa  
    Harmonson Alva H 5 M       Iowa  
    Harmonson Collumbus 1 M       Iowa  
                     
3   Unoccupied in the town of Webster            
6   Unoccupied in the town of South English            
4   Unoccupied in the town of Richland            
4   Unoccupied in the town of Martinsburg            
4   Unoccupied in the town of Springfield            
10   Unoccupied in the town of Sigourney            
15   Unoccupied in the town of Lancaster            
2439   Is the whole number of dwelling houses in Keokuk County Iowa        
  2386 Is the whole number of families in Keokuk County Iowa        
                     
    State of Iowa                
    Keokuk County              
      I D D Slaughter do hereby certify and solemnly swear that the foregoing returns were made according to key??? Instructions and that are true copy of the orginal census returns.  
      Signed:Daniel D Slaughter, Assistant Marshall        
      Subscribed and Sworn to before me this 17th day of September A D 1860 - CC Wilson, Justice of the Peace  

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