1860 Federal Census - Van Buren Township

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1860 Iowa Census  Keokuk County  July 19th, 1860
Page 234     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1644 1650 Shinfeld Martin 62 M Farmer 1000 3000 Prussia  
   Shinfeld Henrietta 46 F     Prussia  
   Shinfeld Andrew 19 M     Prussia  
   Shinfield Augusta 15 F     Prussia  
   Shinfield Gustavus 10 M     Prussia  
1645 1651 Gust C 44 M Farmer 600 300 Prussia  
   Gust Joanna 30 F     Prussia  
Page 235     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Gust Fredrick 19 M     Prussia  
   Gust Christopher 11 M     Prussia  
   Gust Gustavus 3 M     Prussia  
   Gust Amelia 6/12 F     Iowa  
1646 1652 Alexander J B 42 M Farmer 700 200 Ohio  
   Alexander Mahala 30 F     Ohio  
   Alexander James H 14 M     Iowa  
   Alexander Mary J 12 F     Iowa  
   Alexander Larah A 10 F     Iowa  
   Alexander Nancy E 8 F     Iowa  
   Alexander Thomas M 6 M     Iowa  
   Alexander Emily B 4 F     Iowa  
   Alexander Ida C 2 F     Iowa  
1647 1656 Harm John 44 M     Virginia  
   Harm Mary 44 F     N Carolina  
   Harm Linville 14 M     Virginia  
   Harm Kissiah 14 F     Virginia  
   Harm Wiley 5 M     Iowa  
1648 1654 Johnson John G 48 M Farmer 800 150 Virginia  
   Johnson Elizabeth 50 F     Virginia  
   Johnson John 18 M     Virginia  
   Johnson Arm??? 14 M     Virginia  
   Johnson Comodor P 11 M     Virginia  
   Johnson Mary E 10 F     Virginia  
   Johnson Lorina E 7 F     Virginia  
   Johnson Pheba E 2 F     Iowa  
1649 1655 Ellis G 43 M Farmer 1600 1000 Kentucky  
   Ellis Mary A 43 F     Kentucky  
   Ellis Pheba J 21 F     Indiana  
   Ellis Andrew 19 M     Indiana  
   Ellis Mary F 17 F     Indiana  
   Ellis Isabell M 14 F     Indiana  
   Ellis William J 13 M     Indiana  
   Ellis George P 12 M     Indiana  
1650 1656 Shaw M J 36 M Farmer 800 800 Pennsylvania  
   Shaw Emily M 29 F     New York  
   Shaw Florence M 9 F     Illinois  
   Shaw Helen G 6 F     Illinois  
   Shaw Kate A 3 F     Iowa  
Page 236     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Shaw Gertrude 1/12 F     Iowa  
1651 1654 Smith John 23 M Day Laborer   200 Indiana  
   Smith Emaline 19 F     Ohio  
   Smith William 6/12      Ohio  
1652 1658 Waltz Isaac 44 M Farmer 2000 500 Pennsylvania  
   Waltz Rebecca 44 F     Pennsylvania  
   Waltz Peter 20 M     Indiana  
   Waltz Benj F 17 M     Indiana  
   Waltz Viance? 15 F     Indiana  
   Waltz Elizabeth 13 F     Indiana  
   Waltz William 11 M     Indiana  
   Waltz Lucinda 9 F     Indiana  
   Waltz Emily J 5 F     Iowa  
   Waltz Isaac 2 M     Iowa  
1653 1659 Cook O H 33 M Day Laborer 300 200 Indiana  
   Cook Mary 19 F     Indiana  
   Cook Mary E 3 F     Iowa  
1654 1660 Cook Nancy 60 F     N Carolina  
   Cook Safrona 11 F     Indiana  
1655 1661 Crosman Joel 43 M Farmer 9000 1200 New York  
   Crosman Cyntha 32 F     New York  
   Crosman Clarence 6 M     Iowa  
   Crosman Larena 4 F     Iowa  
   Crosman Omar 1 M     Iowa  
   Lanning Z M 23 M Day Laborer    New York  
1656 1662 Childs A B 33 M Teamster   425 New York  
   Childs Fatima B 31 F     New York  
   Childs Alvin 4 M     Wisconsin  
   Childs Florence C 2 F     Wisconsin  
1657 1663 Woodbridge Samuel 42 M Farmer 1500 800 Ohio  
   Woodbridge Caroline 32 F     Ohio  
   Woodbridge Charles 5 M     Iowa  
   Woodbridge Anson 2 M     Iowa  
1658 1664 Crosman Orin 35 M Farmer 5000 500 New York  
   Crosman Mary E 29 F     Ohio  
   Crosman Mary A 7 F     Iowa  
   Crosman Larina 4 F     Iowa  
   Crosman Robert A 2 M     Iowa  
   Crosman Orin H 5/12 M     Iowa  
1659 1665 Hartzell J B 23 M Day Laborer   200 Indiana  
Page 237     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Hartzell Harriet M 23 F     Ohio  
   Hartzell Lallia? R 4 M     Iowa  
   Hartzell Philip B 1 M     Iowa  
July 20th 1860
1660 1666 Legg Samuel 37 M Farmer 1600 300 Indiana  
   Legg Elizabeth O 33 F     Kentucky  
   Legg Mary J 15 F     Indiana  
   Legg Margret R 9 F     Indiana  
   Legg John A 3 M     Iowa  
   Legg Martha A 1 F     Iowa  
1661 1667 Rockton George 32 M Farmer 1000 400 Indiana  
   Rockton Margret 30 F     Kentucky  
   Rockton William H 8 M     Illinois  
   Rockton Adeline 4 F     Iowa  
1662 1668 McGolley Adaline 40 F     Indiana  
   McGolley Emma 22 F     Iowa  
   McGolley Charles D 18 M     Iowa  
   McGolley Jacob M 16 M     Iowa  
   McGolley Duday? J 14 M     Iowa  
   McGolley George 9 M     Iowa  
   McGolley Bowon 7 M     Iowa  
   May Ida 5 F     Kentucky  
1662 1668 Alley Rachael 46 F     Indiana  
   Alley Jesse 18 M     Indiana  
   Alley Riley 16 M     Indiana  
   Alley Lucinda 13 F     Indiana  
   Alley Samuel 8 M     Indiana  
1663 1669 Long P H 47 M Farmer 1800 200 Indiana  
   Long Margret S 22 F     Ohio  
   Long George W 13 M     Indiana  
1664 1670 Hudson Ira 32 M Farmer 1500 400 Indiana  
   Hudson Alice 29 F     Indiana  
   Hudson Mary F 6 F     Iowa  
   Hudson Amanda E 4 F     Iowa  
   Hudson Lavina 2 F     Iowa  
   Legg Mary 70 F     Pennsylvania  
1665 1671 Legg John 35 M Day Laborer    Indiana  
   Legg Rebecca 30 F     Kentucky  
   Shepler M A 18 F Domestic    Indiana  
1666 1672 Mead A M 33 M Day Laborer    Ohio  
Page 238     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Mead Amelia M 25 F     Ohio  
   Mead Amanda 4 F     Iowa  
   Mead Darwin 2 M     Iowa  
1667 1673 Hallowell W A 31 M Farmer   325 Maryland  
   Hallowell Harriet 30 F     Vermont  
   Hallowell Edward 9 M     Illinois  
   Hallowell William 8 M     Illinois  
   Hallowell Lenora 6 F     Iowa  
   Hallowell Ella 2 F     Iowa  
   Mead Vallerie 15 F     Ohio  
1668 1674 Mead W H 23 M     Ohio  
   Mead Ellen J 20 F     Indiana  
1669 1675 Lightfoot Mary 60 F Farmer 1600 100 Kentucky  
   Mead Daniel 4 M     Iowa  
   Mead Francis 9 F     Iowa  
   Mead Perry 9 M     Iowa  
1670 1676 Lightfoot John 31 M Farmer 2300 900 Indiana  
   Lightfoot Julia A 26 F     Illinois  
   Lightfoot Harriet 7 F     Iowa  
   Lightfoot William 6 M     Iowa  
   Lightfoot Augustas 3 M     Iowa  
   Lightfoot Daniel 1 M     Iowa  
1671 1677 Kinney William 38 M Farmer 3000 900 Ohio  
   Kinney Elya 28 F     New Jersey  
   Kinney William E 8 M     Indiana  
   Kinney Daniel O 5 M     Indiana  
1672 1678 Malaby John 25 M Farmer 9000 220 Indiana  
   Malaby Elya 19 F     Ohio  
1673 1679 Landrith Joel L 36 M Farmer 250 300 N Carolina  
   Landrith Nancy 29 F     Tennessee  
   Landrith Mary J 15 F     Iowa  
   Landrith John C 12 M     Iowa  
   Landrith Rhony C 8 F     Iowa  
   Landrith Margret S 6 F     Iowa  
   Landrith William R 4 M     Iowa  
   Landrith Charlotte 2 F     Iowa  
1674 1680 Jordan Cyrus 42 M Farmer 2000 300 Ohio  
   Jordan Rhony 34 F     Tennessee  
   Jordan William H 18 M     Iowa  
   Jordan Nancy J 15 F     Illinois  
Page 239     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Jordan Susan M 13 F     Illinois  
   Jordan Delphia L 11 F     Illinois  
   Jordan John F 10 M     Illinois  
   Jordan Cyrus W 8 M     Illinois  
   Jordan Alexander 7 M     Iowa  
   Jordan David K 5 M     Iowa  
   Jordan Obia P 3 M     Iowa  
   Jordan Samantha 4/12 F     Iowa  
1675 1681 Harvey G???? 44 M Farmer 1500 300 Virginia  
   Harvey Mary E 16 F     Virginia  
   Harvey James H 14 M     Virginia  
   Harvey Charles D 12 M     Virginia  
   Harvey Nancy T 11 F     Virginia  
   Harvey Martha C 9 F     Virginia  
   Harvey Nancy 80 F     Virginia  
1676 1682 Harvey J N 35 M Farmer 1000 200 Virginia  
   Harvey Emily J 32 F     Virginia  
   Harvey James L 13 M     Virginia  
   Harvey Aquilla C 11 M     Virginia  
   Harvey John G 10 M     Virginia  
   Harvey Joab 9 M     Virginia  
   Harvey George B 6 M     Iowa  
   Harvey Sarah P 3 F     Iowa  
   Harvey Mary C 1 F     Iowa  
1677 1683 Evans Watkin 33 M Farmer 1800 525 Wales  
   Evans Elizabeth 28 F     Wales  
   Evans Samuel 6 M     Pennsylvania  
   Evans Elizabeth 4 F     Pennsylvania  
   Evans Mary 2 2 F     Iowa  
1678 1684 Murdock M D 24 M Farmer 400 80 Pennsylvania  
   Murdock Alvey J 19 F     Ohio  
   Murdock Charles F 1 M     Iowa  
   Murdock Clarissa 64 F     Connecticut  
1679 1685 White Eliza A 40 F     Virginia  
   White Ann A 12 F     Iowa  
   White Martha O 9 F     Iowa  
   White James W 5 M     Iowa  
1680 1686 Bingman Joshua 42 M Farmer 4000 1000 Pennsylvania  
   Bingman Mahala 38 F     Tennessee  
   Bingman Oscar 18 M     Ohio  
Page 240     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Bingman Amelia 15 F     Ohio  
   Bingman ???? 13 F     Ohio  
   Bingman Guciusid? 11 F     Ohio  
   Bingman Mary J 8 F     Indiana  
   Bingman Mahala J 6 F     Indiana  
   Bingman Orin C 3 M     Iowa  
   Bingman Omar B 2 M     Iowa  
1681 1687 Fellman? Charles 28 M Day Laborer   40 New York  
   Fellman? Elizabeth 25 F     Ohio  
   Fellman? Stella M 1 F     Iowa  
1682 1688 Booton W S 30 M Farmer 800 200 Virginia  
   Booton Olive 20 F     New York  
   Booton Fanney 3 F     Iowa  
   Booton Asa 66 M     Virginia  
   Booton Lanney 63 F     Virginia  
1683 1689 Booton Asa S 23 M Day Laborer    Illinois  
   Booton Lucinda 25 F     Illinois  
   Booton Morris 4 M     Iowa  
   Booton Evaline 2 F     Iowa  
1684 1690 Hickter Jacob 55 M Farmer 300 100 Pennsylvania  
   Hickter Sarah 40 F     Virginia  
   Hickter George O 18 M     Ohio  
   Hickter Martha D 14 F     Ohio  
   Hickter Elizabeth 12 F     Ohio  
   Hickter Theodore 9 M     Ohio  
   Hickter Franklin 6 M     Ohio  
   Hickter Hugh 4 M     Ohio  
   Hickter Anna 1 F     Ohio  
1685   Unoccupied          
1686 1691 Baldwin J W 40 M Lawyer 1000 300 Ohio  
   Baldwin Emaline 30 F     Ohio  
   Baldwin James H 2 M     Iowa  
   Baldwin JacobH 5/12      Iowa  
1687 1692 Morgan Nathan 34 M Farmer 400 300 Illinois  
   Morgan Elizabeth 32 F     Illinois  
   Morgan Joseph T 1 M     Iowa  
   Long M J 11 F     Illinois  
1688 1693 Pritchard Paton 40 M Farmer 800 100 Illinois  
   Pritchard Martha R 30 F     Illinois  
   Pritchard Joseph F 14 M     Illinois  
Page 241     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
   Pritchard Rhoda E 12 F     Illinois  
   Pritchard Ephrana O 8 M     Illinois  
   Pritchard Margret M 7 F     Illinois  
   Pritchard Rosetta E 3 F     Iowa  
   Pritchard Louisa 1 F     Iowa  
1689 1694 Brown J H 23 M Day Laborer    Ohio  
   Brown Sarah 20 F     Ohio  
   Brown Ida B 1 F     Iowa  
   Headler Sarah 64 F     Virginia  
1690 1695 Beardsley Hier 52 M Farmer 2000 800 New York  
   Beardsley Milford 14 M     Ohio  
   Beardsley Hannah 15 F     Ohio  
   Beardsley Linda 13 F     Ohio  
   Beardsley Margret 10 F     Ohio  
   Beardsley Jacob 6 M     Ohio  
   Beardsley John 24 M Day Laborer    Ohio  
   Beardsley Marriom M 17 F     Ohio  
1691 1696 Decker Elias 36 M Day Laborer   150 Ohio  
   Decker Anna 33 F     Ohio  
   Decker Wesley 13 M     Ohio  
   Decker Mary A 12 F     Ohio  
   Decker Margret L 9 F     Ohio  
Decker Sarh F 7 F     Ohio  
   Decker John F 6 M     Ohio  
   Decker Emily E 3 F     Iowa  
   Decker William H 8/12 M     Iowa  
1692 1697 Meyers Thomas 31 M Farmer 600 600 Indiana  
   Meyers Lydia 25 F     Indiana  
   Meyers Alice 6 F     Indiana  
   Meyers Laura 4 F     Iowa  
   Meyers Curtis 2 M     Iowa  
1693 1698 Hatter John V 26 M Farmer 1200 400 Ohio  
   Hatter Catherine 24 F     Indiana  
   Hatter Delphii L 1 F     Iowa  
1694 1699 Hatter Matinda 52 F     Ohio  
   Hatter Barbra 21 F     Ohio  
   Hatter Rebecca 18 F     Ohio  
   Hatter Lucinda 15 F     Iowa  
   Hatter Joseph 12 M     Iowa  
   Hatter Henry W 7 M     Iowa  
Page 242     Van Buren Township
Dwell. Fam. Last Name First Name Age Sex Profession/Occupation Value of Real Estate Value of Pers. Estate Place of Birth
1695 1700 Hatter Leonard 70 M Farmer 500 75 Pennsylvania  
   Hatter Matilda 59 F     Ohio  
   Hatter Joseph M 16 M     Ohio  
   Hatter Elizabeth 13 F     Iowa  
   Hatter Jacob 10 M     Iowa  
   Hatter Selina 8 F     Iowa  
1696 1701 Cory David 70 M Farmer 600 200 New York  
   Cory Sarah 60 F     New York  
   Cory Sarah 22 F     Illinois  
   Smith Mary J 7 F     Iowa  
   Smith Charles W 5 M     Iowa  
   Smith America A 9/12 F     Iowa  
1697 1702 Cory Clinton 31 M Farmer 600 250 Indiana  
   Cory Elizabeth 20 F     Indiana  
   Cory Eliza J 7 F     Iowa  
   Cory Melvina 5 F     Iowa  
   Cory Lori 3 M     Iowa  
   Cory David 1 M     Iowa  
1698 1703 Marion Franklin 47 M Farmer 600 150 Ireland  
   Marion Ann 49 F     Ireland  
   Marion Mary 20 F     Ireland  
   Marion Patrick 16 M     Ireland  
   Marion Ann 12 F     Africa  
   Marion Julia 10 F     Africa  
   Marion Michael 8 M     Africa  
   Marion Franklin 6 M     Africa  
   Case John 18 M Day Laborer    Ireland  
July 21st 1860
1699 1704 Marshall Henry 68 M Farmer 800 100 Pennsylvania  
   Marshall Hannah 62 F     Pennsylvania  
   Marshall Dean 16 F     Pennsylvania  
   Marshall Sarah 14 F     Pennsylvania  
   Marshall Lucinda 11 F     Pennsylvania  
1700 1705 Basye William 46 M Farmer 3000 600 Illinois  
   Basye Rebecca 40 F     New York  
   Basye Emily P 18 F     Iowa  
   Basye James 16 M     Iowa  
   Basye Joseph W 14 M     Iowa  
   Basye George 12 M     Iowa  
   Basye Per??? J. 7 F     Iowa  
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