1860 Federal Census - Sigourney Township 

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1860 Iowa Census     Keokuk County     July 24, 1860
Page 252     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1769 1774 House John 32 M Farmer 2400 1200 Virginia  
   House Sarah 30 F     N Carolina  
   House Alando A. 9 M     Indiana  
   House Catharine A. 7 F     Iowa  
   House Mary E. 5 F     Iowa  
Page 253     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   House William H. 1 M     Iowa  
1770 1775 Shransfelt David 46 M Farmer 2800 600 N Carolina  
   Shransfelt Charlotte 42 F     Pennsylvania  
   Shransfelt Catharine 18 F     Indiana  
   Shransfelt Amanda J. 15 F     Indiana  
   Shransfelt John D. 12 M     Indiana  
   Shransfelt David S. 8 M     Indiana  
   Shransfelt Charlotte E. 4 F     Iowa  
1771 1776 Parmly W. S. 26 M Day Laborer   150 Kentucky  
   Parmly Samantha 25 F     Illinois  
   Parmly Sarah F. 3 F     Iowa  
   Parmly Joel 9/12 M     Iowa  
1772 1777 Davis Penelope 55 F Farmer 200 400 Kentucky  
   Stuks? S. A. 26 F     Indiana  
   Stuks? William C. 24 M     Indiana  
   Stuks? Jonathan 15 M     Indiana  
1773 1778 Smith John 34 M Farmer 2000 1000 Bavaria Germany
   Smith Barbra 35 F     Bavaria Germany
   Smith Anna 12 F     Iowa  
   Smith George 10 M     Iowa  
   Smith Margret 8 F     Iowa  
   Smith Henry 6 M     Iowa  
   Smith Anna M. 1 F     Iowa  
1774 1779 Crawford Christopher 56 M Farmer 2500 600 Baden Germany
   Sherman Barney 23 M Farmer    Baden Germany
   Sherman Mary 19 F     Pennsylvania  
1775 1780 Shransfelt J. W. 19 M Day Laborer   300 Indiana  
   Shransfelt Elizabeth 20 F     Ohio  
   Shransfelt Thomas J. 4/12 M     Iowa  
1776 1781 Payton G. W. 39 M Farmer 5000 800 Ohio  
   Payton Melvina 38 F     Kentucky  
   Payton William 20 M     Indiana  
   Payton Martha 18 F     Indiana  
   Payton Catharine 11 F     Iowa  
   Payton John 11 M     Iowa  
   Payton Abram 5 M     Iowa  
   Payton Cyntha A. 2 F     Iowa  
   Payton Nancy A. 3/12 F     Iowa  
1777 1782 Fixmer Richard 35 M Farmer 800 500 Prussia  
   Fixmer Catharine 35 F     Prussia  
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Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Fixmer Richard 10 M     Iowa  
   Fixmer John 8 M     Iowa  
   Fixmer Ann 5 F     Iowa  
   Fixmer Josephine 3 F     Iowa  
   Fixmer Felix 1 M     Iowa  
1778 1783 Bliss Mathas 39 M Farmer 2000 1000 Prussia  
   Bliss Margret 34 F     Prussia  
   Bliss John 12 M     Iowa  
   Bliss Charles 7 M     Iowa  
   Bliss Henry 5 M     Iowa  
   Bliss Cono 2 M     Iowa  
   Bliss Catharine 70 F     Prussia  
   Warnfled Jacob 21 M Farm Laborer    Holland  
1779 1784 Pasley Martin 32 M Day Laborer   300 Kentucky  
   Pasley Louisa 28 F     Ohio  
   Pasley Thomas J. 9 M     Indiana  
   Pasley Amos 6 M     Indiana  
   Pasley Mary A. 3 F     Minnesota  
   Pasley Enos P. 9/12 M     Minnesota  
   Smith Walter 23 M Day Laborer    Ohio  
1780 1785 Frey James 37 M Minister B Ch   300 Ohio  
   Frey Ellen 30 F     Ohio  
   Frey Roger 9 M     Ohio  
   Frey James 5 M     Iowa  
   Frey Susan 1 F     Iowa  
1781 1786 Schennendorffer F. 25 M Day Laborer   30 Prussia  
   Schennendorffer Gertrude 24 F     Prussia  
1782 1787 Slaughter D. D. 32 M Lawyer 7000 1300 Indiana  
   Slaughter Lucinda A. 25 F     Indiana  
   Slaughter Mary M. 6 F     Iowa  
   Slaughter John C. 4 M     Iowa  
   Slaughter Susan 4/12 F     Iowa  
   Richards Susan 50 F   6000 2000 Ohio  
   Richards Cyntha M. 19 F    250 Indiana  
July 25th, 1860
1783 1788 Casey J. M. 33 M Lawyer 900 1500 Kentucky  
   Casey Sarah J. 30 F     Ohio  
   Casey Labert 2 M     Iowa  
   Hollingsworth Albert 8 M     Iowa  
1784 1789 Romig A. C. 30 M Merchant 650 1850 Ohio  
Page 255     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Romig Julia W. 21 F     Indiana  
   Romig Cronelias E. 2 F     Iowa  
1785 1790 Sampson E. S. 28 M Lawyer 1460 1045 Ohio  
   Sampson Eunice E. 23 F     Indiana  
   Sampson Flora 4 F     Iowa  
   Sampson Leona 2 F     Iowa  
   Sampson Clara 8/12 F     Iowa  
1786 1791 Harned Sanford 46 M Lawyer 4320 3150 Kentucky  
   Harned Evalia 42 F     Tennessee  
   Harned Amanda J. 17 F     Illinois  
   Harned Zackery T. 15 M     Iowa  
   Harned Martha E. 7 F     Iowa  
1787 1792 Wilson C. C. 27 M Justice Peace 500 200 Kentucky  
   Wilson Elizabeth 28 F     Indiana  
   Wilson William W. 7 M     Kentucky  
   Wilson Robert B. 5 M     Kentucky  
   Wilson Alice 2 F     Iowa  
1788 1793 Pfaff Martin 30 M Cabinet Maker 500 170 N Carolina  
   Pfaff Amelia O. 29 F     Michigan  
   Pfaff Harriet 5 F     Iowa  
   Pfaff Carrie 3 F     Iowa  
   Pfaff Franklin 2 M     Iowa  
1789 1794 Seaton Oliver 27 M Carpenter 30 100 Pennsylvania  
   Seaton Harriet 21 F     Ohio  
1790 1795 McCord Joseph 25 M Day Laborer 150   Indiana  
   McCord Minerva 21 F     Indiana  
   McCord William 3/12 M     Iowa  
   McCord Hellina 16 F     Indiana  
1791 1796 Steanahan? A. 59 M Landlord 400 100 Ireland  
   Steanahan? Elizabeth 49 F     Ireland  
   Steanahan? Andrew 18 M     Pennsylvania  
   Steanahan? Mary E. 16 F     Pennsylvania  
1792 1797 Fana John R. 22 M Printer 300 400 Virginia  
   Fana Margret 19 F     Iowa  
1793 1798 Nickolas John E. 35 M Farmer 600 100 Virginia  
   Nickolas Ruth E. 35 F     Kentucky  
   Nickolas Mary S. E. 15 F     Kentucky  
   Nickolas Nancy A. 10 F     Kentucky  
   Nickolas Martha 7 F     Kentucky  
   Nickolas Jonathan W. 5 M     Kentucky  
Page 256     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Nickolas Dennis 2 M     Iowa  
1794 1799 Hogan J. S. 59 M Merchant 7000 2500 Delaware  
   Hogan Eliza 56 F     Pennsylvania  
   Hogan Cornelia 20 F     Indiana  
   Hogan William F. 19 M     Indiana  
   Hogan Russel B. 15 M     Indiana  
   Hogan George B. 22 M Merchant    Indiana  
   Green J. W. 22 M Farm Laborer    Pennsylvania  
1795 1800 Matthews F. B. 39 M Merchant   300 Virginia  
   Matthews Mary 26 F     Indiana  
   Matthews Mary E. 7 F     Iowa  
   Matthews James H. 5 M     Iowa  
   Matthews Henry E. 2 M     Iowa  
1796 1801 Hogan J. C. 34 M Merchant 12000 8000 Indiana  
   Hogan Christiana 32 F     Ohio  
   Hogan Clara 12 F     Indiana  
   Hogan Susan 10 F     Iowa  
   Hogan James S. 8 M     Iowa  
   Hogan ?? R. 6 M     Iowa  
   Hogan Josephine 4 F     Iowa  
   Clarahan Patrick 23 M Farm Laborer    Ireland  
   Harman May 22 F Domestic    Indiana  
1797 1802 Glandon F. S. 44 M Farmer 20000 9000 Indiana  
   Glandon Pania 27 F     Indiana  
   Glandon John A. 19 M     Indiana  
   Glandon Mary A. 14 F     Indiana  
   Glandon Zackery Y. 12 M     Indiana  
   Glandon Catharine 11 F     Indiana  
   Glandon Harris J. 9 M     Iowa  
   Glandon William H. 7 M     Iowa  
   Glandon Perry C. 6 M     Iowa  
   Glandon Emma J. 4 F     Iowa  
   Glandon Russel A. 2 M     Iowa  
1798 1803 Adams J. M. 30 M Sheriff 800 550 Pennsylvania  
   Adams Susanna C. 20 F     Indiana  
   Adams Hatta S. 2 F     Iowa  
1799 1804 James S. A. 37 M Land Agent 6000 300 Virginia  
   James Sarah 33 F     Ohio  
   James George S. 12 M     Iowa  
   James Elizabeth 6 F     Iowa  
Page 257     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   James Ida B. 1 F     Iowa  
1800 1805 McConnell James 46 M Deputy Sheriff 1000 345 New Jersey  
   McConnell Abigal 47 F     Pennsylvania  
   McConnell Rachael 19 F     Pennsylvania  
   McConnell Mary 17 F     Pennsylvania  
   McConnell Charles 14 M     Maryland  
   McConnell John 11 M     Pennsylvania  
   McConnell Ann 7 F     Illinois  
   McConnell James 3 M     Iowa  
1801 1806 Woodin G. D. 32 M Lawyer 3500 1000 Pennsylvania  
   Woodin Mary E. 17 F     Iowa  
1802 1807 Morrisey? W. B. 26 M ?? 600 200 Ohio  
   Morrisey? Sarah A. 21 F     Pennsylvania  
   Morrisey? Katy A. 8/12 F     Iowa  
   Runyon Catharine 40 F     Pennsylvania  
1803 1808 Mackey C. H. 23 M Lawyer 600 500 Illinois  
   Mackey Lydia 20 F     Ohio  
   Mackey James R. 1 M     Iowa  
   Settler George S. 33 M Saddler 350 200 Ohio  
   Settler Mary J. 25 F     Ohio  
   Settler Anna F. 5 F     Ohio  
   Settler Charles N. 3 M     Iowa  
   Settler Mary A. 10/12 Iowa  
1804 1809 Alexander A. S. 27 M Cobbler? 800 2600 Ohio  
   Alexander Aettga E. 23 F     Ohio  
   Meyer Henny 17 F Domestic    Baden Germany
1805 1810 Kick Jonas 35 M ?? 5000 700 Pennsylvania  
   Kick Martha 30 F     Ohio  
   Kick Milo 7 M     Iowa  
   Kick Genneveve 3 F     Iowa  
1806 1811 Goodheart C. W. 41 M Carpenter 1000 100 Ohio  
   Goodheart Nancy 29 F     Ohio  
   Goodheart George W. 14 M     Illinois  
   Goodheart Sarah C. 12 F     Illinois  
   Goodheart Terrissa 3 F     Iowa  
   Goodheart Orngilla 2 F     Iowa  
1807 1812 Brant W. H. 57 M Co Treasurer 4800 1200 N Carolina  
   Brant Nancy 53 F     Indiana  
   Brant Samuel W. 19 M     Indiana  
Page 258     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Brant Elizabeth 16 F     Indiana  
   Jones S. M. 11 F     Iowa  
1808 1813 Blair W. A. 47 M Tanner 3500 1300 Kentucky  
   Blair Ann 50 F     Tennessee  
   Blair Thompson 18 M     Indiana  
   Fish Josephine 16 F     Ohio  
1809 1814 Givan H. C. 28 M Farmer 2000 500 Indiana  
   Givan Pheba 22 F     Indiana  
   Givan John W. 3 M     Iowa  
   Givan Alice 2 F     Iowa  
   Givan Rebecca 2/12 F     Iowa  
1810 1815 Randall W. W. 31 M Farmer 1700 500 Ohio  
   Randall Ann J. 28 F     Ohio  
   Randall James L. 9 M     Michigan  
   Randall Mary E. 5 F     Michigan  
   Randall Zelda 2 F     Iowa  
1811 1816 Donahay M. P. 33 M Farmer 600 600 Ohio  
   Donahay Eliza W. 33 F     Ohio  
   Donahay Amelia O. 6 F     Iowa  
   Donahay Delzene M. 4 M     Iowa  
   Donahay Eddie 2 M     Iowa  
   Maxfield Charles 15 M     Iio  
1812 1817 Todd Samuel 38 M Day Laborer   150 Kentucky  
   Todd Martha 34 F     Kentucky  
   Todd Sarah M. 14 F     Indiana  
   Todd Henry D. 12 M     Indiana  
   Todd Louis D. 9 M     Indiana  
   Todd Indiana E. 7 F     Indiana  
   Todd Georgia E. 7 F     Indiana  
   Todd Hannibal 2 M     Iowa  
1813 1818 Rust William 36 M Day Laborer   30 Kentucky  
   Rust Ruth 22 F     Pennsylvania  
   Rust Amanda J. 5 F     Iowa  
   Rust Sarah P. 2 F     Iowa  
   Rust Mary 44 M     Kentucky  
1814 1819 Henton W. C. 29 M Farmer 3000 500 Ohio  
   Henton Adelia E. 30 F     Indiana  
   Henton Alice 5 F     Iowa  
   Henton Olive 2 F     Iowa  
1815 1820 Clubb James 27 M Farmer 1700 1000 Indiana  
Page 259     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Clubb Adaline 22 F     Ohio  
   Clubb George H. 10/12 M     Iowa  
1816 1821 Griffin Leonard 42 M Day Laborer 300 400 Ohio  
   Griffin Sarah 48 F     Kentucky  
   Griffin Harlan 17 M     Ohio  
   Griffin Susan J. 15 F     Ohio  
   Griffin Mary M. 13 F     Ohio  
   Griffin Orantha 11 F     Ohio  
   Griffin Emma H. 9 F     Ohio  
   Griffin Millard 5 M     Iowa  
   Griffin Francis 2 F     Iowa  
1817 1822 Basel Stephan 36 M Farmer 1600 550 Ohio  
   Basel Lucretia 37 F     Ohio  
   Basel John R. 14 M     Ohio  
   Basel Mary 13 F     Ohio  
   Basel George 11 M     Ohio  
   Basel Alvina 6 F     Iowa  
   Basel Emaline 3 F     Iowa  
1818 1823 Olive D. P. 39 M Lawyer 1000 300 Ohio  
   Olive Margret 36 F     Ohio  
   Olive Louisa A. 13 F     Ohio  
   Olive James B. 12 M     Ohio  
   Olive Rachael 7 F     Ohio  
   Olive Mahala E. 3 F     Ohio  
1819 1824 Jessup Elohie? 44 M Day Laborer   60 N Carolina  
   Jessup Rachael 42 F     N Carolina  
   Jessup Lydia 22 F     Indiana  
   Jessup Sarah 19 F     Indiana  
   Jessup Mary 17 F     Indiana  
   Jessup John 15 M     Indiana  
   Jessup Melissa 10 F     Indiana  
   Jessup Delila 8 F     Indiana  
   Jessup William 6 M     Indiana  
   Jessup Jane 2 F     Indiana  
1820 1825 Bowin James 40 M Livery Man 2400 3135 Virginia  
   Bowin Lavina 32 F     Indiana  
   Bowin Margret A. 11 F     Iowa  
   Bowin Sardace A. 9 F     Iowa  
   Bowin Jane A. 7 F     Iowa  
   Bowin Charles A. 5 M     Iowa  
Page 260     Sigourney Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Bowin Frank 3 M     Iowa  
   Butler James 26 M Day Laborer 50 45 Ohio  
1821 1826 Brown Stephen 24 M Blacksmith 40 80 Ohio  
   Brown Mary 21 F     Ohio  
   Brown John B. 4 M     Iowa  
   Brown Hannah E. 1 F     Iowa  
1822 1827 Bell Robert 32 M Blacksmith 1950 500 Ohio  
   Bell Arthalina 29 F     Ohio  
   Bell Willis A. 11 M     Ohio  
   Bell John D. 8 M     Ohio  
   Bell Kate 2 F     Iowa  
1823 1828 Struk H. 30 M Carpenter 1000 100 Pennsylvania  
   Struk Abigal M. 26 F     Ohio  
   Struk Ella M. 3 F     Iowa  
   Struk Geneveve 8/12 F     Iowa  
1824 1829 Haughenbury J. 39 M Farmer 4500 200 Pennsylvania  
   Haughenbury Sarah C. 21 F     Maryland  
   Haughenbury Charles M. 1 M     Iowa  
   Haughenbury William B. 2/12 M     Iowa  
1825 1830 Boss M. M. 36 M Drugist 2500 1500 Ohio  
   Boss Jane A. 31 F     Ohio  
   Boss Reason R. 11 M     Ohio  
   Boss Ada A. 5 F     Ohio  
   Primphay Elija 22 F     Ohio  
   Selby H. W. 30 M Physician 900 2500 Ohio  
1826 1831 Meyer A. 54 M Merchant 2500 3800 England  
   Meyer Bachmami? 39 F     England  
   Capfle Louisa 16 F     Missouri  
1827 1832 Sholenburger J. B. 38 M Lawyer 800 200 Ohio  
   Sholenburger Margret 35 F     Ohio  
   Sholenburger Hiram W. 17 M     Ohio  
   Sholenburger Samuel 13 M     Ohio  
   Sholenburger Benton 10 M     Ohio  
   Sholenburger George 7 M     Ohio  
   Sholenburger Charles 4 M     Ohio  
1828 1833 McNeff J. D. 31 M Merchant 5500 3000 Indiana  
   McNeff Nancy J. 20 F     Ohio  
   McNeff Emma 3 F     Iowa  
   McNeff Ada 4/12 F     Iowa  
1829 1834 Parker John T. 28 M Carpenter 150 700 Ohio  

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