1850 Mortality Schedule

Polk Co. Iowa
(Persons who died during the year ending 1st June, 1860)
1.- Persons name   2.- Age at last birthday   3.- Sex   4.-Color   
5.- Free or Slave   6.- Married or Widowed 7.- Place of Birth    8.- Month the person died    9.- Profession
10.- Disease or cause of Death  11.- Number of Days Ill
** Every effort has been made to read the enumerators writing.  In doing so, there may be mistakes.  Please let the County Coordinator know of any needed spelling corrections.

Allen Township

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.
David Shatto 30 M     M Ohio Mar Farmer Unknown 60
James M. Montgomery 4 days M       Iowa May   Unknown 2
Not Named 7 days         Iowa Jan   Unknown 3
William Howard 25 M     M Illinois Dec Farmer Inf. Kidneys 60
Not Named 3 days m       Iowa Jan   Unknown 1
Robert Kellogg 10/12 M       Iowa Aug   Inf. Brain 1
Job Dewey 33 M       Indiana April Farmer Inf. Lungs 7
Eliza J. Leftwick 1 F       Iowa Sept   ? 6
David Randolph 85 M     M ? Nov Farmer Accident  
Elenor B. Garrett 23 F     M Ohio July   Unknown 15
Margaret W. Garrett 3 F       Ohio July   Inf. Bowels 6
Francis Howland 20 F       Me Nov   Consumption 6
Jemima Barlow 2 F       Indiana Nov   Croup 6
Andrew Cave 1 M       Mo Mar   Croup 16
Susanna Howard 47 F       Ohio Aug   Consumption 6
Otto(?) M. Jewett 5 M       Ohio Sept   Billious Fever 21
Perry J. Jewett 3 M       Ohio Sept   Billious Fever 12
Mary J. Michael 23 F     M  Indiana March   Unknown 13
Mary J. McMullen 8/12 F       Iowa April   Unknown 13
John G. Vorse 2 M       Ohio April   Unknown 13
Samuel Kellogg 43 M     M Scotland Mar   Consumption 6
George Shell 32 M     W Kentucky Oct Farmer Winter Fever 16
William K. Lawson 14 M       Kentucky Nov   Congestion 2
Thaddeus Wellman 26 M     W Tenn Oct Farmer Inf. Brain 6
Agnes Wellman 21 F     M Indiana Oct   Consumption 6
George Galespie 14 M       Va May   Fever 10
William Powers 1/12 M       Iowa Sept   Croup 7
William Wallace 88 M     m Pa April Farmer Not Known 14
Nancy Wallace 88 F     W Ireland Nov   Fever 14
Epraim Bundy 1 M       Indiana Feb   Not Known 7
Mary E. Whitten 13 F       Me May   Congestion 3
Sarah Rees 65 F     M Tenn April   Lung Fever 7
Thomas Thompson 71 M     M Md. July Farmer Dropsy 6
Robert A. Johnson 9/12 M       Iowa Sept   Inf. brain 5
Emiline King 8/12 F       Iowa Sept   Not Known 1
James Philips 57 M     M Va Nov farmer Accident 9
 ------ White 9/12 M       Iowa Dec   Croup 1
Samuel Cook 8/12 M       Iowa April   Lung Fever 9
Moseby Childers 22 M       Ohio Oct Laborer Fever 8
Ruth McClintock 5/12 F       Illinois Mar   Not Known 49
Aaron Stark 19 M       Indiana July Laborer Inf. Brain 2
Nacholas Beezley 44 M     M Ohio Nov Farmer Consumption 8
Richard Hargis 32 M     M Kentucky May Farmer Small Pox 12
Andrew Sryher 10 M       Indiana Aug   Scarlet Fever 7
Amanda Sryher 9/12 F       Iowa May   Not Known 5
Sarah E. Malowen 9/12 F       Va April   Measles 2
Mathew Paine 3 M       Ill May   Dropsy 60
William Paine 1 M       Ill March   Winter Fever 9
Owen Hammer 1/12 M       Iowa Dec   Not Known 3
William Kenedy 78 M     W Va Mar None Consumption 6
Louisa Roher 13 F       Ky Oct   Inf. Brain 8
Melissa Randolph 9/12 F       Iowa Jan   Not Known 14
Mary Newbrough 3 F       Mo. June   Drowned  
John Messersmith 46 M     M Va. May Farmer Small Pox 14
Francis Eslick 1/12 M       Mo. May   Congestion 7
Sarah McHenry 57 F     W New York Nov   Fever 7
Elizabeth Newton 10 F       Indiana March   Infl. Brain 2
Giles Swan 56 M     M Conn. Dec Farmer Consumption 6
Hugh Pursley 43 M     M Ohio April Farmer Small Pox 6
Mary Jordan 4/12 F       Iowa Oct   Congestion 2
William Haworth 6 M       Ill. Sept   Infl. Bowels 8
Joseph Jones 45 M     M Pa May Farmer Congestion 6
Susan Holland 4 F       Iowa Aug   Fever 8
Elijah Holland 1 M       Iowa Aug   Fever 14
Lucy A. Hull 4/12 F       Iowa Dec   Lung Fever 5
Oliver P. Coffer 30 M     M Ky May Farmer Small Pox 12
Abner Corbin 2/12 M       Iowa Aug   Not Known 2
Eliza A. Oneil 3 F       Iowa Dec.   Small Pox 5
John Oniel 4/12 M       Iowa Dec.   Small Pox 1


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