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Extracted from The Past and Present of Shelby County, Iowa; by White; 1915
Transcribed and Contributed by Mona Sarratt Knight

Note:  Many of the very early Shelby Co. settlers (1848-1870) were Mormon or Latter-Day-Saints who moved west with that great migration.  Later settlers (1870-1900 and beyond) were German, Danish, Irish, etc.

Some settlers may be listed twice as they moved from one township to another.

 

SURNAME                            NATIVITY                             YEAR SETTLED                        OTHER

Abbott, S. D.                                                                           1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Adams, Alex                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Adams, J.H.                                                                             1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Allen, Dr. P.B.                                                                          1872                                        settled Clay Twp.

Allen, George W.                                                                     1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Alloway, G. W.                                                                        1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Anderson, Anders                    Denmark                                  1856                                        settled Galland’s Grove; mar. Jane Keairnes

Anderson, John                                                                        1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Anderson, Peter                                                                       1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Anderson, Ras                          Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp., from Illinois

Anstigar, Tom                           Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Anstine, T.                                                                                1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Arkwright, D. C.                                                                      1870                                        settled Clay Twp.

Armentrout, George                                                                  1871                                        settled Clay Twp.; brother to Philip

Armentrout, Philip                                                                     1868                                        settled Jackson Twp.

Armentrout, Phillip                                                                    1871                                        settled Clay Twp.

Ash, Henry                                                                               1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Baird, John                                                                               1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Ballard, S. M.                                                                           1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Barkman, D.                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Barr, George                                                                            1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Barr, William                                                                            1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Barrett, William G.                                                                    1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Bartlett, L. L.                                                                            1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Barton, M.                                                                               1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Bauer, Henry                                                                            1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Bauer, Jochim                                                                           1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Baughman, David                                                                     1848-50

Baughman, S. M.                                                                      1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Baughn, H.                                                                               1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Baughn, W. L.                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Beck, F. M.                                                                             1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Beckley, Horace                                                                       1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Bell, Frank                                                                               1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Bell, Thomas                            England                                    1865                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Benedict, Rush C.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Benham, Dr. L.                                                                         1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Benson, F.                                                                                1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Best, M. V.                                                                              1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Bigler, Ed S.                                                                             1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Billeter, Jackson                                                                       1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Billeter, Levi                                                                             1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Billeter, P.                                                                                1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Birch, Samuel                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Bishop, L.                                                                                1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Black, Alexander                                                                      1848-50

Black, J. W.                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Black, Thomas                                                                         1848-50

Blain, Lewis                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Blair, J. P.                                                                                1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Blake, B. F.                                                                              1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Blake, Samuel                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Blum, Joseph                                                                            Oct 1874-75 voters                  settled Westphalia Twp.

Bomberger, J. E.                                                                      1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Bomberger, W. M.                                                                   1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Bonne, J. C.                             Denmark                                  1878                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Book, Joseph                                                                           Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Book, Peter                                                                              Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Bosley, Jacob                                                                           1865                                        settled Lincoln Twp.

Bowman, Daniel                                                                       1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Bowman, Leonard                    Pennsylvania (b. 1792)             1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Boyd, J.R.                                                                                1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Brady, Thomas                                                                         1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Brandt, Adam                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Brandt, W. W.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Brigham, George                                                                      1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Brodersen, R.                                                                           1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Brown, Charles                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Brown, Ethel P.                                                                        1848-50

Brown, Hiram                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Brown, Japheth                                                                        1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Brown, W. H.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Buck, L. J.                                                                               1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Buckley, G. L.                                                                          1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Buckley, Timothy                                                                      1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Buckman, J. C.                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Bullard, Jonathan                      Canada                                    1868                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Bunnell, Byron                                                                          1859-60                                   settled Howlett’s Grove

Bunnell, Byron L.                                                                      1870                                        settled Fairview Twp.

Burright, C. W.                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Burwell, John                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Butler, James M.                                                                      1848-50

Butler, Joshua                                                                           1848-50

Butler, V. H.                                                                             1862                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Byam, C. J.                                                                              1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Caldwell, T. J.                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Campbell, Dr.                                                                           1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Campbell, George                                                                    1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Campbell, H.                                                                            1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Canine, E. S.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Carmichael, N.                                                                         1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Carroll, Frank                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Wash. Twp., son of Samuel

Carroll, John                                                                             1870-80                                   settled Wash. Twp., son of Samuel

Carroll, Samuel                                                                         1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Carter, David                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Casey, James                                                                           1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Casteel, Thomas                                                                       1853-54                                   son-in-law to Leonard Bowman

Caughran, J. D.                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Chamberlain, S. S.                                                                    1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Chatburn, J. W.                                                                        1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Chatburn, John                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Chatburn, Thomas                                                                    1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Chichester, E.                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Christensen, A. H.                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Christiansen, Chris B.               Denmark                                  1865                                        settled Monroe Twp.

Christopher, W. F.                                                                   1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Clapp, E. C.                                                                             1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Clark, F. G.                                                                              1853-54                                   settled Woods Grove

Clark, J. M. H.                                                                         1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Clark, John G.                                                                          1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Clark, John M.                                                                         1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Clarke, F. G.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Douglas Twp.

Cleveland, W. F.                                                                      1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Clothier, Eli                                                                              1848-50

Colburn, William Sr.                                                                 1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Colby, George F.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Collins, David                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Collins, E. A.                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Comstock, O.                                                                          1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Connley, E.                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Cooper, A. K.                                                                          1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Cooper, D. C.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Cooper, H.                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Coppedge, J. A.                                                                       1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Cosgrove, Thomas                                                                   1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Cox, J. M.                                                                                1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Cox, W. W.                                                                             1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Crandall, Albert                                                                        1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Crandall, Benjamin                                                                   1848-50

Crandall, George                                                                      1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Crandall, Jacob                                                                        1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Crandall, Ozander                                                                    1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Cuppy, Adam                                                                           1852                                        settled Cuppy’s Grove

Cuppy, G. M.                                                                           1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Custer, Benton C.                                                                     1853                                        son of Henry Custer Sr.

Custer, Henry                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Custer, Henry Jr.                                                                      1853                                        son of Henry Custer Sr.

Custer, Rudy                                                                            1853                                        son of Henry Custer Sr.

Daggett, Samuel                                                                       1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Dalton, H.F.                             Kentucky                                 1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Dalton, J.H.                              Kentucky                                 1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Dam, Rev. P. H.                       Denmark                                  1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Damm, Charles                                                                         1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Damm, Christian                                                                       1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Darling, Thomas                                                                       1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Davis, John                                                                               1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Davis, W. J.                                                                             1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Daws, C. W.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Daws, Elias                                                                              1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Dayton, S. W.                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Dee, J. S.                                                                                 1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

DeMott, Dr.                                                                             1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Dickson, R. M.                                                                         1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Doyle, Michael                                                                         1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Drake, C. L.                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Duncan, T. P.                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Duncan, X.                                                                               1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Dunlap, John                                                                            1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Dunnington, James                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Dye, Cap                                                                                 1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

East, Hugh                                                                                1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

East, John                                                                                 1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Edwards, David E.                                                                   1870                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Edwards, G.                                                                             1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Edwards, W. E.                                                                        1870                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Engel, Peter                                                                              Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Eokars, George                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Errett, George                                                                          1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Errett, P. G.                                                                              1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Errett, W. H.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Everts, Mathias                                                                         Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Fagan, H. M.                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Fairchild, E. B.                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Faltonson, Falton A.                 Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Iowa Co., IA

Faltonson, Frank                      Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Iowa Co., IA

Felshaw, William                                                                      1848-50                                  

Fischer, William                        Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Fish, E. F.                                                                                1867                                        settled Clay Twp.

Fish, George M.                                                                       1867                                        settled Clay Twp.

Fish, Isaac                                                                                1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Fish, Mason                                                                             1867                                        settled Clay Twp.

Fleming, Daniel                                                                         1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Ford, Alexander                                                                       1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Ford, Robert                                                                            1848-50

Forman (the Forman boys)                                                       1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Foss, R. P.                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Fountain, Pearson                                                                     1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Fouts, Eli                                                                                  1848-50

Fouts, Noel                                                                              1848-50

Freas, J. A.                                                                              1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

French, James T.                                                                      1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

French, Thomas                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Freund, Mathias                                                                       Oct 1874-75 voters                  settled Westphalia Twp.

Fritz, John                                                                                1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Fritz, Silas                                                                                1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Fritz, W. D.                                                                              1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Fudge, M. S.                                                                            1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Galland, Abel                           Indiana                                     1848                                        brother of Isaac Galland

Galland, William                       Indiana                                     1848                                        son of Abel Galland

Garmong, J. W.                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Gassnick, J. G.                                                                         1868                                        settled Jackson Twp.

Gassnick, John G.                                                                     1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Gibbs, O. A.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Gill, H. H.                                                                                 1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Gill, James                                                                                1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Gill, William                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Gillett, John T.                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Gillett, W. H.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Goddard, John                                                                         1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Gollobitsch, John                                                                      Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Gollop, John                                                                             1859                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Gooding, Fred                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Goodman, Joseph                                                                     1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Goodyear, Christian                                                                  1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Graff, Joseph                            Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Graves, C. E.                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Graves, Charles                                                                        1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Graves, Horace                                                                        1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Gray, William                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Greeley, D. P.                                                                          1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Green, J. A.                                                                              1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Green, J. W.                                                                             1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Green, William F.                                                                     1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Groff, T. B.                                                                              1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Gross, Adam                                                                            Oct 1874-75 voters                  settled Westphalia Twp.

Groves, Samuel                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Gubbels, Jacob                                                                         Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Gubbels, Peter                                                                          Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Guernsey, Ed                                                                            1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Hack, Albert                                                                            1854                                       

Hack, H. P.                                                                              1854                                        son of Albert Hack

Hack, Leander                         Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        son of William Hack

Hack, Perry                              Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        son of William Hack

Hack, William                           Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        settled Hacktown

Hale, J. M.                                                                               1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Hall, David                                                                               1868                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Halliday, Henry                         England                                    1864                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Halliday, John                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Halloran, William                                                                      1866-1869                               settled Shelby Twp.

Hancock, Joseph                                                                      1848-50

Hancock, Solomon                                                                   1848-50

Handy, William                         England                                    1869                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Hansen, Andrew                                                                       1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Hansen, Hans                                                                           1868-1880                               father of Knud Hansen

Hansen, J. M.                                                                           1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Hansen, Ole                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Hansen, Peter                                                                           1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Hansen, Peter Carl                                                                   1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Hansen, Rasmus                                                                       1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Hanson, Andrew                      Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Iowa Co., IA

Hanson, Emanuel                      Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Iowa Co., IA

Hardman, James                                                                       1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Harlock, Mr.                                                                            1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Harmon, Hiram                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Harmon, S. W.                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Harris, J. C.                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Harrod, Hugh                                                                           1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Harrod, John W.                                                                      1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Harter, J. J.                                                                              1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Harter, S.                                                                                 1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Harvey, James                                                                          1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Hass, John                                Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Havick, A. A.                           Norway                                    1880-85                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Hawkins, James                                                                        1865                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Hawley, John                                                                            1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Hayward, George                                                                     1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Heath, Milton                                                                           1853                                        settled Rabbit Hollow

Heglin, George                         Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Iowa Co., IA

Heilig, E.                                                                                  1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Heimerman, Anton                                                                    Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Hendrickson, H. C.                                                                  1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Henne, William                                                                         Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Hennersbach, Peter J.                                                               Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Henrickson, Hans N.                Denmark                                  1875                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Henry, R.                                                                                 1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Hess, H.                                   Denmark                                  1874-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Hewitt, Buck                                                                            1855                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Higgins, John                                                                            1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Hinkle, J.                                                                                  1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Hinkle, Joseph                                                                          1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Holcomb, O.E.                                                                         1848-50

Homer, B.K.                                                                            1848-50

Homer, Benjamin                                                                      1848-50

Honeywell, J. G.                                                                       1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Hoogensen, Hans                     Denmark                                  1874-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Hoover, E. E.                                                                           1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Hoper, George                                                                         1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Howlett, Lambert                                                                     1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Howlett, William                       England                                    1859                                        settled Howlett’s Grove

Howlett, William Sr.                                                                 1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Hubbell, G. M.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Center Twp

Hudson, D.                                                                               1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Hunt, John B.                                                                           1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Hurless, S. F.                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Ickes, George W.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Ingham, Charles                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Ivey, James                                                                              1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Jackson, Lewis                                                                         1848-50

Jacobsen, Anthony                                                                   1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

James, George                                                                          1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Jarvis, L. L.                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Jave, John                                Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Jenkins, Ralph                                                                          1848-50

Jensen, L. C.                            Denmark                                  1874                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Jensen, Ole                               Denmark                                  1867                                        settled Clay Twp; from Moline, IL

Johansen, Martin                                                                      1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Johnson, Chris                          Denmark                                  1868                                        settled Clay Twp.; from Moline, IL

Johnson, Christian                                                                     1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Johnson, Henry                                                                         1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Johnson, Jacob O.                    Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Johnson, Ole                                                                            1868                                        settled Clay Twp.

Johnson, Ole E.                        Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., with father, brothers

Johnson, Rev. A.                                                                      1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Johnson, W. A.                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Johnston, B.                                                                             1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Johnston, Dr. W. J.                   Pennsylvania                             1852                                        settled Cuppy’s Grove

Johnston, W. J.                                                                         1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Joice, Edwin                                                                             1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Jones, Dr. N. Jasper                                                                 1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Jordan, William                         Indiana                                     1848                                        son-in-law of Abel Galland

Karstens, Paul                          Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Kaufman, Peter                                                                        Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kaufman, Peter                                                                        Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Keairnes, Wilson                                                                      1848-50

Keehner, Karl                                                                          1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Keeney, M. T.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Kellogg, Lewis                                                                         1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Kemmerich, August II                                                               Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kemmerich, August Jr.                                                             Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kemmerich, August, Sr.                                                            Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kent, C. D.                                                                              1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Kerwin, M. F.                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Kevan, A.                                                                                1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Kibby, George                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Kibby, Mr.                                                                               1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Kidd, Charles                           Ohio                                         1856                                        settled Fountain’s Grove

Kimball, C. J.                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Woods Grove

Kimball, C. J.                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Kimball, Chatham                                                                     1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Kimball, Thomas                                                                      1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Kimball, W. P.                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Kite, R. W.                                                                              1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Kleeb, John                                                                              1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Kleeb, William                                                                          1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Knauss, G. W.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Kolb, Andrew                                                                          1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Korth, Peter                                                                             1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Krantz, Winand                                                                        Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kroman, Peter                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Kuhl, Joseph                                                                            Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Kuhl, Mathias                                                                           Oct 1874-75 voters                  settled Westphalia Twp.

Kuhl, Valentine                                                                         Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

LaFleur, Lewis                                                                         1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Lamphere, John                                                                        1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Landon, Chris                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Langenfeld, Jacob                                                                     Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Larsen, Hans                            Denmark                                  1872-73                                   settled Clay Twp.

Lawson, John                                                                           1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Lawson, Nathaniel                                                                    1866-1869                               settled Shelby Twp.

Leach, W. D.                                                                           1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Lee, Henry                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Leigh, William M.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Leinen, Constant                                                                       1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Leland, Benjamin L.                  Ohio                                         1854                                        settled Cass Twp., Leland’s Grove

Leytham, Richard                     England                                    1865                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Linn, Jacob B.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Littleton, George                                                                       1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Livingston, Mr.                                                                         1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Loehr, Fred                                                                              Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Long, T.A.                                                                               1868                                        settled Lincoln Twp.

Long, W. J.                                                                              1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Longcor, P.H.                                                                          1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Lorentzen, J. D.                        Denmark                                  1874-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Louis, J. H.                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Lueck, Lues                                                                             1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Lundby, Anders                        Denmark                                  1870-75                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Lundby, Andrew                                                                      1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Lundby, Soren                          Denmark                                  1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Lynch, Milton                                                                           1848-50

Lytle, Samuel H.                       Ohio                                         1856                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Madson, Peter                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Madson, Peter                                                                          1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Major, William                                                                         1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Malick, J. M.                                                                            1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Mansee, W. A.                                                                         1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Mansfield, J. C.                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Mansfield, John R.                                                                    1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Marshall, Andrew                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Martin, Ayers                                                                           1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Mathiesen, Nels                                                                        1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Mattox, H. O.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Maxwell, Allan                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Maxwell, John D.                                                                     1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Maxwell, R. M.                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

McAndrews, M. J.                                                                   1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

McAndrews, Patrick                                                                1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

McCabe, Michael                                                                     Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

McConnell, H. C.                                                                     1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

McConnell, James B.                Indiana                                     1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

McConnell, James B.                                                                1855                                        settled Howlett’s Grove

McConnell, John                      Indiana                                     1853-54                                   son of James B. McConnell

McCord, Alexander                                                                 1848-50                                   father of Bradley McCord

McCord, B.                                                                             1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

McCown, W. M.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

McCrory, George W.                                                               1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

McDonald, Thomas                                                                  1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

McElfresh, the brothers                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

McEwen, H. S.                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

McEwen, J. P.                                                                          1870                                        settled Shelby Twp.

McGarvey, William                                                                   1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

McGinness, William                                                                  1853                                        settled Rabbit Hollow

McGinnis, William                                                                    1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

McIntosh, John A.                                                                    1848-50

McKeig, Wesley                                                                      1855                                        Father of J.W. McKeig

McLaughlin, C. J.                                                                     1866-1869                               settled Shelby Twp.

McMahon, Thomas                                                                  1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

McMath, L.                                                                              1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

McMullen, David                                                                      1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

McMullen, Samuel                                                                    1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

McNaughton, F. J.                                                                   1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

McQueen, George                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Mead, John                                                                              1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Means, the brothers                                                                  1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Meier, C. W.                                                                            1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Merrill, George                                                                         1850-55                                   settled Merrill’s Grove

Meyers, Eliab                                                                           1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Mickel, Harmon                       Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Mickel, J. L.                                                                             1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Miles, John T.                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Miller, A.                                                                                  Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Miller, Alexander                                                                      Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Miller, Andrew                                                                         1870                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Miller, Dan                                                                               1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Miller, F.                                                                                  Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Miller, F. A.                                                                             1870                                        settled Shelby Twp.

Miller, George H.                                                                     1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Miller, Henry                                                                            Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Miller, J. J.                                                                               1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Miller, J. Pence                                                                         1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Miller, Jacob J.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Mitchell, Thomas                                                                      1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Mitchell, Thomas                                                                      1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Mizner, Henry                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Molitor, Nickolaus                                                                    Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Monson, Sven                          Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Moore, S.                                                                                1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Morgan, Mallory                                                                      1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Morris, D. E.                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Morris, L.                                                                                 1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Muck, A.                                                                                 1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Mueller, Conrad                       Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Muller, Henry                                                                           Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Nasby, C.                                Denmark                                  1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Nelson, George                        Norway                                    1881-83                                   settled Polk Twp., from Illinois

Nelson, Lars                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Nelson, P.                                                                                1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Nelson, P. T.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Newhouse, George                                                                   1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Nissen, Ewald                          Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Nissen, Hans                                                                            1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Noon, E. A.                                                                             1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Norgaard, Nels                        Denmark                                  1865                                        settled Monroe Twp.

Nowatzke, Joseph                                                                    Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

O’Day, Michael                                                                        1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

O’Day, Thomas                                                                        1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Oaks, E. D.                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Oaks, Solomon                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Obrecht, M.                                                                             1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Obrecht, Martin                                                                        1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Ohms, Claus                             Schleswig-Holstein                   1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Olson, Nels                              Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Osborn, Samuel                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Page, C.                                                                                   1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Patterson, H. W.                                                                      1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Penn, Joseph                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Penniston, Ed                                                                           1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Peters, William                                                                         1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Petersen, Andrew                     Denmark                                  1876                                        settled in Harlan, IA; tailor

Petersen, J. C.                                                                          1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Petersen, Martin                                                                       1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Peterson, Peter I.                                                                      1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Petitt, Nels                                                                               1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Philbreak, Orlando                                                                   1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Philson, J.H.                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Philson, P. F.                                                                            1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Picart, Joseph                                                                           Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Pieffer, Benjamin                      Pennsylvania                             1854-55                                   settled Cuppy’s Grove

Pieffer, John                                                                             Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Pierce, D. B.                                                                            1866-1869                               settled Shelby Twp.

Pierce, George D.                                                                     1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Pierce, Joseph                                                                          1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Pinney, Harmon                                                                        1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Plahn, Martin                            Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Plummer, W. T.                                                                        1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Pockett, Sylvester                                                                     1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Poling, M.                                                                                1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Pomeroy, the brothers                                                              1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Potter, C. F.                                                                             1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Potter, Charles                                                                         1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Potter, D. C.                                                                            1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Potter, John S.                                                                          1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Potts, George W.                                                                     1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Pratt, J. C.                                                                                1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Pratt, J. M.                                                                               1867                                        settled Greeley Twp.

Pratt, Niram                                                                             1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Pratt, T.D.                                                                                1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Pringle, William                                                                         1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Pritchard, David                                                                       1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Pucket, I.                                                                                 1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Pulver, H.                                                                                 1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Puyere, J. M.                                                                            1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Qualm, Sven                             Norway                                    1880                                        settled Polk Twp., from Illinois

Ramsey, J. O.                                                                           1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Randall, Chancy                                                                       1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Rasley, Adam                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Rasley, W. H.                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Rasmussen, M. C.                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Redfield, C. C.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Reed, H. C.                                                                              1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Reed, J. C.                                                                               1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Reed, William W.                                                                     1848-50

Reeder, A. W.                                                                          1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Reynolds, Miles                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Reynolds, Miles                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Rhodes, John R.                                                                       1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Rink, George                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Roberts, Joseph                                                                        1848-50

Roberts, William                                                                       1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Rockenbaugh, Robert                                                               1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Roland, Jonathan                                                                      1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Rold, C.                                                                                   1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Rold, J. C.                                                                                1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Rold, Niels                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Rold, Peter                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Rold, Soren                                                                              1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Ross, A. D.                                                                              1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Rounds, John                                                                            1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Roundy, N. J.                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Roundy, Uriah                                                                          1848-50

Roundy, Washington                                                                 1848-50

Rubendall, Abraham                 Pennsylvania                             1854-55                                   settled Cuppy’s Grove

Rudd, Franklin                                                                          1848-50

Rudd, Sidney                                                                            1848-50

Ryan, T. J.                                                                                1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Sallman, Nels                                                                           1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Salter, J. W.                                                                             1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Samuels, Alex                                                                           1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Sandham, John                                                                         1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Saunders, C. A.                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Savage, A. J.                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Scaddon, Wayman                                                                   1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Schmidt, Joseph                                                                       Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Schmitz, Adam                                                                         Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Schouboe, John                                                                        1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Schreder, Charles                                                                     1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Schuchmacker, Peter                                                                Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Sedam, Abram                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Seddon, Joseph                        England                                    1864                                        step-son of Henry Halliday

Seymore, M.                                                                            1870-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Shackelton, B. S.                      England                                    1869                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Shaffer, Jacob                          Pennsylvania                             1854-55                                   settled Cuppy’s Grove

Shaffer, L. K.                                                                           1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Shaffer, L. K.                           Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Shearer, George                                                                       1855                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Shorett, Lewis                                                                          1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Sims, Alexander                                                                       1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Sims, George H.                                                                       1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Skerving, James                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Slates, Frank                                                                            1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Slates, Jerry                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Slates, Samuel                                                                          1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Slotfeldt, Jacob                         Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Smith, Caleb                                                                             1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Smith, Harrison                                                                         1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Smith, Harvey                                                                           1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Smith, Joseph                                                                           1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Smith, Joseph                                                                           Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Smith, W. D.                                                                            1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Soesbe, Dan                                                                             1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Solovin, Sam                            Norway                                    1880                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Sonntag, Thomas                                                                      Oct 1874 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Sorensen, Mathias                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Southwick, William                                                                   1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Springer, B. V.                         Indiana                                     1862                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Spurgeon, William                                                                    1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Stanton, M. H.                                                                         1853                                        settled Rabbit Hollow

Stendrup, H. P. N.                   Denmark                                  1875-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Stephenson, Milt                                                                       1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Stevens, Ira                                                                              1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Stewart, James                                                                         1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Stoker, H. W.                                                                          1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Stoker, James                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Stutzman, J. B.                                                                         1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Stutzman, Jacob B.                   Indiana                                     1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Sullivan, Eugene                                                                        1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Sunderland, L. D.                     Ohio                                         1853                                        settled Rabbit Hollow

Sunderland, L. D.                                                                     1853                                        settled Center Twp.

Swaney, J.                                                                                1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Sweat, Alanson                        Ohio                                         1853                                        settled Bowman’s Grove

Sweat, Lysander                                                                       1853-54                                   settled Bowman’s Grove

Swenning, Paul                         Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Swinehart, George                                                                    1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Tague, Thomas Jefferson          Kentucky                                 1851                                        settled Fairview Twp., Botna River

Tarkington, H. A.                                                                     1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Tatman, Joseph                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Taylor, L.S.                                                                              1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Terrill, Dwight                           Ohio                                         1853                                        settled Bowman’s Grove

Terrill, Dwight                                                                           1853                                        settled Center Twp.

Therkelson, Ole                        Denmark                                  1874                                        settled Clay Twp.

Thomas, David                                                                         1871-72                                   settled Clay Twp.

Thompson, George B.                                                              1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Thompson, Joe                                                                         1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Thompson, Matt                                                                       1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Thompson, Medad                                                                   1848-50

Thompson, Mons                     Norway                                    1879                                        settled Polk Twp.; from Illinois

Thornton, Samuel G.                                                                 1848-50

Tibbott, William                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Tierney, Patrick                                                                        1870-1880                               settled Grove Twp.

Tingle, W. J.                                                                             1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

Tobiessen, Carsten                   Denmark                                  1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Tolstrup, Jens                                                                           1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Tonnesen, J. S.                                                                         1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Tonnesen, Jens                                                                         1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Tram, Hans                              Germany                                  1870-74                                   settled Monroe Twp.

Trotter, W.                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Tubbs, L.G.                                                                              1848-50

Tutty, David                                                                             1856                                        settled Leland’s Grove

Unger, John                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Uptegrove, D. W.                                                                     1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Vanausdall, William                                                                  1848-50

Vandeburgh, J. D.                                                                    1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

VanMeter, John                                                                        1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

Venworth, William                                                                    1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Vogt, N.                                                                                   1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Wade, Henry W.                                                                      1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Wade, J.                                                                                  1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Wade, J. B.                                                                              1870-80                                   settled Washington Twp.

Walmer, G. W.                                                                         1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Walters, D.                                                                               1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Walters, Jacob                                                                         1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Walters, W. H.                                                                         1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

Ward, Nelson                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Douglas Twp.

Waterbury, Lewis                     New York                                1853                                        son of Stephen Waterbury

Waterbury, Stephen                  New York                                1853                                        settled Warterbury’s Grove

Watkins, William                                                                      1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Watland, Jacob                        Norway                                    1880-85                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Watson, Abraham                    Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        settled Hacktown

Watson, Constantine                 Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        settled Hacktown

Watson, John                                                                           1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Watson, Jonathan V.                Fountain Co., Indiana               1852                                        settled Hacktown

Watters, Dr. P. K.                                                                    1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Waugh, George                                                                        1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Weaver, George                                                                       1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Weien, Lars                              Denmark                                  1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Wells, Henry                                                                            1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

West, D. I.                                                                               1867-70                                   settled Greeley Twp.

West, H. M.                                                                             1875 voters poll book              settled Monroe Twp.

West, John E.                                                                           1848-50

Wheelen, W.                                                                            1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

White, J. W.                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

White, M.                                                                                 1848-1860                               settled Grove Twp.

White, Nick                                                                              1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Whitney, Silas                                                                           1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Whitney, Thomas                                                                      1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Wick, A. H.                                                                             1865-70                                   settled Lincoln Twp.

Wicks, Albert                                                                           1851-1870                               settled Fairview Twp.

Wicks, Mansel                                                                         1853                                        settled Rabbit Hollow

Williams, Capt. George M.                                                       1875-77                                   settled Cass Twp.

Williams, William                                                                      1860-70                                   settled Cass Twp.

Williamson, Chauncey                                                               1848-50                                   settled

Wilmarth, Judson                                                                      1868                                        settled Clay Twp.

Wilmarth, William                                                                     1868                                        settled Clay Twp.

Wilson, John                                                                             1868-1880                               settled Jackson Twp.

Wilson, Lewis                                                                           1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Wilwerding, Michael                                                                 Oct 1875 voters                       settled Westphalia Twp.

Winters, Lorenzo                                                                      1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Winters, T. W.                                                                         1866                                        settled Clay Twp.

Wood, J. M.                                                                            1870-1880                               settled Shelby Twp.

Woods, Lytle                                                                           1853-54                                   settled Douglas Twp.

Wyland, I. P.                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Wyland, Jonathan                                                                     1853-54                                   settled Douglas Twp.

Wyland, Solomon                                                                     1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Wyland, T. J.                                                                            1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Wyland, Washington                                                                 1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Yoder, Rufus                                                                            1853-54                                   settled Center Twp.

Young, Jackson                                                                        1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.

Young, William                                                                         1876 voters poll book              settled Douglas Twp.



Transcribed and contributed by Mona Sarratt Knight.