1870 Howard County Mortality Schedule

 

Page No 1 , 77
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Center Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

  * Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 6 Crabtree, Elizabeth 62 F W W Virginia   Dec   Inflammatory Pneumonia
2 15 White, Sarah F. 23 F W M Indiana   May Keeping House Consumption
3 27 Beard, Emaline 39 F W M Illinois   Sept Keeping House Chill and Fever
4 39 Alexander, Delana 1 F W   Indiana   July   Cholera Infantum
5 31 Ratcliff, Hiram W. ? 1 M W   Indiana   Sept   Consumption
6 61 Campbell, Alva 1 F W   Indiana   August   Flux
7 113 Moreland, Almira J. 38 F W   Indiana   March Keeping House Congestion of the Stomach

 

Page No 1 , 78
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Kokomo, in the County of Howard , State ofIndiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 9 Clayburn, George A. 1 M W   Indiana   June   Bronchitis
2 29 Meyer, Thomas L. 6 mos. M W   Penn F March   Consumption
3 66 Seeds, 1 mo. M W   Indiana   March   Inflamation of Brain
4 67 Hall, Clara 3 F W   Indiana   May   Congestion of Brain
5 68 Hocker, Thomas H. 2 M W   Indiana   April   Hemorage of the Lungs
6 94 Henderson, Electa 8 F W   Indiana   February   Measles
7 134 Gunning, Cassia 18 F W M Indiana   January Keeping House Lung Fever
8 27 Willsch?, John 62 M W W Ohio   May Marble Worker Aneurysm
9 147 Kelley, Dudley 7 M W   Indiana   April   Tumor on the Brain
10 151 Perdue, William 2 M W   Indiana   September   Flux
11 164 Kennedy, Harriett 43 F W M Ohio   October Keeping House Flux
12 175 Teague, Martha E. 31 F W M Ohio   January Keeping House Consumption
13 212 Bider, Clarence 7 M W   Indiana   February   Measles
14 229 Dunkle, David 1 mo. M W   Indiana   January   Cholera Infantum
15 248 Martin, Francis 21 M W   Indiana   September Physician Killed on Rail Road
16 255 Williams, Mattie 19 F W   Indiana   December   Consumption
17 338 Beard, Mary E. 1 F W   Indiana   April   Measles
18 338 Beard, -- 1 mo. F W   Indiana   February   Chronic Diarrhea
19 344 Budell, Dora A. 1 F W   Indiana   August   Chronic Dysentery
20 345 Meyers, Maggie 19 F W   Ohio   October   Typhoid Fever
21 345 Meyers, Charlie 5 M W   Indiana   May   Flux
22 388 Horner, Richard 14 M W   Indiana   September   Flux
23 395 Spangler, Hester 34 F W M Ohio   January Keeping House Consumption
24 395 Spangler, Jesse 2 M W   Ohio   October   Croup
25 429 Varner, Lauretta 8 mos. F W   Indiana   February   Measles
26 420 Frazier, Minnie 1 mo. F W   Indiana   April   Consumption
27 408 Artis, Ulyses 8 mos. M M   Indiana   January   Lung Fever
28 461 Garrigus, William D. 12 M W   Indiana   February   Dropsey of the Brain
29 462 Sheely, Mariah E. 9 mos. F M   Indiana   February   Whooping Cough
30 462 Cowhird, Aseneth 7 mos. F M   Indiana   May   Croup

 

Page No 1 , 79
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Clay Township, in the County of Howard,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 5 Edsom, Lily 3 mos. F W   Ind   Sept   Meningitis
2 5 McCully, Margaret 60 F W W Virginia?   Aug   Congestive Fever
3 7 Hammock?, L. H. 6 F W   Tenn   June   Dysentery
4 17 Hammock?, Ulyses E. 1 M W   Ind   June   Dysentery
5 32 Williams, Alice 2 F W   Ind   Sept   Dysentery
6 38 Dick, John H. 6 M W   Ind   Oct   Consumption
7 54 Penington, G. H. 1 M W   Ind   June   Measles
8 80 Ridenour J. E. 6 M W   Ohio   Jan   Pneumonia
9 94 Rob, T. M. 5 M W   Ind F Feb   Meningitis
10 97 Thornburg J. H. 15 M W   Ind   Sept Mill House ? Peritonitis
11 97 Thornburg, Eva 1 F W   Ind   Sept   Cholera Infantum
12 152 Anderson, Thos. 4 mos. M W   Ind   Sept   Cholera Infantum
13 138 Conwell Elizabeth 50 F W   Ohio   Feb   Pneumonia
14 146 Lack, H. K. 20 F W M Ind   March   Peritonitis
15 151 Myers, S. W. 35 M W M Ohio   Jan Farmer Pneumonia
16 93 Cruthers, A. 1 M W   Ind   Apr   Measles
17 220 Hendrixson, John 1 mo. M W   Ind   Sept   Measles
18 224 Smith, S. H. 25 M W M Ind   Aug   Consumption
19 224 Smith, Minnie 2 F W   Ind   Aug   Meningitis

 

Page No, 80
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Harrison Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 20 Baty, Matilda 2 F W   Indiana   Sept   Inflammation Brain
2 24 Carroll Alvin 8 mos. M W   Indiana   Sept   Brain Disease
3 53 Ramsey, Philip 70 M W M Switzerland M & F Feb   Dropsy of the Heart
4 97 Neal, John 25 M W M Indiana   Nov Farmer Consumption
5 108 Broughead, Oliva 45 F W M Ohio   May Keeping House Consumption
6 112 La Follette, Pirenna ? 11 mos. F W   Indiana   July   Scrofula
7 --- La Follette, Hardena 11 mos. F W   Indiana   July   Scrofula

 

Page No, 82
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Honey Creek Township, in the County ofHoward , State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 1 Cooper, Viola 23 F W M Ohio F Sept   Consumption
2 5 Graham, Cora 2 F W   Indiana   Sept   Unknown
3 23 Foster, John 20 M W   Indiana   Nov   Diarrhea
4 33 Diler, John M. 21 M W   Indiana   Dec   Disease Respitory Organs
5 36 Rivers, Nancy C. 1 F W   Indiana   Sept   Flux
6 56 Wilson , Sarah 39 F W M Indiana   April Keeping House Debility
7 72 McCann, Mollie 2 F W   Indiana   Dec   Flux
8 98 Cosand, Penina 6 mos. F W   Indiana   Jan   Scarlet Fever
9 119 Dixon, Silas N. 1 mo. M W   Indiana   Jan   Erysipelas
10 132 Burris, Maggie 2 mos. F W   Indiana   March   Erysipelas

 

Page No, 83
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Howard Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 9 Jackson, Barbara 37 F W M Ind   Feb Keeping House Cancer
2 33 Crowsore, J. H. 2 mos. M W   Ind   July   Measles
3 4 Cook, S. E. 28 F W M Ind   Feb Keeping House Pneumonia
4 85 Burton, C.H. 4 mos. M W   Ind   Dec   Measles
5 116 Trees, Nesly 24 M W M Ohio   April Farmer Pneumonia
6 117 Loy, M.E. 22 F W M Ohio   Jan Keeping House Consumption
7 117 Loy, Carie E. 1 F W   Ohio   May   Meningitis
8 117 Shields, V.? S. 2 mos. M W   Ohio   March   Erysipelas
9 124 Clark, E.H. 2 mos. F W   Ind   Jan   Measles
10 144 Lantz, Barbara 52 F W M Penn   Feb Keeping House Consumption
11 115 Datter, G. 50 M W M Penn   Mar Farmer Typhoid Fever
12 186 Troyer, Anson 2 M W   Ind   Dec   Spinal Disease
13 173 Miller, Benjamin 7 mos. M W   Ind   Oct   Measles
14 207 Neil, John 25 M W M Ind   Dec Farmer Consumption
15 207 Bett, A. M. 1 F W   Ind   Aug   Scrofula
16 214 Myers, Lucy 1 mo. F W   Ind   Apr   Measles
17 229 Burns, Rebecca 64 F W M Ky   Sept At home Dysentery
18 261 Pollock, Wm. 9 M W   Ind   July   Meningitis
19 267 Myers, Adah 2 mos. F W   Ind   Dec   Hydro Cephalis

 

Page No, 85
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Erwin Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 86 Beckrive?, William F. 15 M W   Indiana   Oct   Pneumonia
2 87 Thomas, Mariah 15 F W   Indiana   Aug   Cessation of Menses
3 108 Butcher, William 67 M W M Virginia   Oct Farmer Typhoid Fever
4 115 Polk, Mariah 38 F W M Ohio   June Keeping House Typhoid Fever
5 127 Pruett, Elizabeth 78 F W W Virginia   April   Rose Cancer
6 142 Warner, Elmar 4 mos. M W   Indiana   Dec   Worms
7 159 Kesler, Benjamin 5 M W   Virginia   March   Scarlet Fever
8 182 Kelly, -- 1 mo. M W   Indiana   Jan   Chronic Diarrhea
9 189 Early, Elizabeth 71 F W M N. Caro.   May Keeping House Liver Complaint
10 199 Miller, Saloma 17 F W   Ohio F April   Epileptic Fits
11 240 Herrell, Elizabeth 5 F W   Indiana   Nov   Diptheria
12 245 Miller, Elijah 1 M W   Indiana   April   Flux

 

Page No, 86
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Jackson Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 6 Hollingsworth, M. M. 36 F W M Delaware   June Keeping House Consumption
2 31 Saunders, Marietta 1 mo. F W   Indiana   Nov Convulsions
3 33 Jessup, Sarah 73 F W M N. Caro   Feb Keeping House Typhoid Fever
4 43 BarkdoLL, Hester 13 F W   Indiana   Jan   Pneumonia
5 66 Downing, Nancy H. 12 F W   Indiana   Jan   Meningitis
6 75 Culbertson, W. D. 5 mos. M W   Indiana   Sept   Meningitis
7 76 Jones, A. P. 35 M W   Ohio   April Worked in Mill Killed in Mill Machinery

 

Page No, 87
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Liberty Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 2 Daugerty, Richard 69 M W M Ky   Apr Farmer Pneumonia
2 15 Seagraves, Sarah E. 1 mo. F W   Ind   May   Convulsions
3 21 Seagraves, Rosetta 1 mo. F W   Ind   March   Convulsions
4 28 Morgan, Clara 2 F W   Ind   Apr   Measles
5 55 Barret, Minnie 1 mo. F W   Ind   March   Measles
6 62 Eaves, Richard 28 M W M Tenn   June   Consumption
7 62 Eaves, Otto 6 mos. M W   Ind   Sept   Dysentery
8 63 Rich, Enos 40 M W   N. Caro   Sept Farmer Erysipelas
9 64 Wilson, Rewben 38 M W   Ind   Nov Farmer Meningitis
10 98 Elliott, Sarah 38 F W   Ind   Nov Keeping House Pneumonia
11 114 Saunders, Alphia 26 M W   Ind   Apr Farmer Consumption
12 133 Fulwider, P. H. 17 F W M Ind   March Keeping House Pneumonia
13 135 Sanbaugh, Mary 18 F W   Ind   March At home Pneumonia
14 138 Manering, John 5 M W   Ind   Oct   Meningitis
15 144 Poff, W.M. 3 M W   Ind   Oct   Meningitis
16 169 Powell, Olive 5 F W   Ind   Oct   Measles
17 188 Sloane, A. J. 44 M W   Penn   May Farmer Consumption
18 227 Burkholder, S. 1 F W   Ind   Dec   Measles
19 246 Hochstedtler, Abe 1 M W   Ind   May   Peritonitis

 

Page No, 88
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Monroe Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Y. F. Philips, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 6 Johnson, William B. 2 M W   Ind   May   Measles
2 8 Arnett, Ansell 1 mo. M W   Ind   Aug   Measles
3 10 Weddle, Mary E. 2 F W   Ind   Nov   Chronic Diarrhea
4 26 Ratcliff, Mary 27 F W M Ind   Oct Keeping House Typhoid Fever
5 29 Patterson, -- 1 mo. M W   Ind   July   Cholera Infantum
6 33 White, William E. 3 M M   Ind   June   Flux
7 34 Bonds, Edward 2 M M   Ind   Sept   Consumption
8 38 Wickersham, Elizabeth 79 F W W N. Caro   Aug Keeping House Old Age
9 58 Schooley, Catharine 39 F W M Ind   Dec Keeping House Consumption
10 86 Gordon, Catharine 20 F W   Ind   July   Consumption
11 109 Jones, Sarah 79 F W W S. Caro   March   Old Age
12 117 Welb, Alvin 2 mos. M W   Ind   Nov   Cholera Infantum
13 122 Stalker, Charles E. 1 M W   Ind   Nov   Spinal Disease
14 136 Thomas, Merriam 56 F W M Ind   Aug Keeping House Erysipelas
15 145 Stewart, Rachel 23 F W M Illinois   June Keeping House Consumption

 

Page No, 89
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Taylor Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 14 Jones, Francis 82 M W M Georgia   Jan At home Paralysis
2 28 Siler, Philip 44 M W M Ind   Sept Day Laborer Consumption
3 28 Siler, Isaac 2 M W   Ind   Sept   Meningitis
4 41 Higgins, John 11 mos. M W   Ind   Aug At home Measles
5 57 Layman, J. 12 M W   Ind   May At home Meningitis
6 79 Randolph, Wm. 55 F (sic) W M Ohio   Oct Keeping house Consumption
7 101 Comer, Rosella 1 F W   Ind   Oct   Dysentery
8 123 Langley, Gidion 1 M W   Ind   Mar   Pneumonia
9 137 Burt, Flora 11 mos. F W   Ind   Apr   Scarlatinia
10 139 Levens, I. N. 2 mos. M W   Ind   Feb   Measles
11 --- Worth, M. M. 10 mos. M W   Ind   May   Meningitis
12 172 Kemp, J. F. 5 M W   Ind   Apr   Meningitis
13 181 Comer, T. S. 1 F W   Ind   Dec   Scarlative
14 193 Frablean, David 8 M W   Ind   Aug   Meningitis

 

Page No, 90
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Union Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 12 Templin, Ellen 47? F W M England F & M Feb Keeping house Pneumonia
2 22 Life, Chris 26 M W M Indiana   March Farmer Pneumonia
3 24 Kepler, Matilda 51 F W M Virginia   Dec Keeping house Consumption
4 48 Schwann?, Sarilda 4 mos. F W   Ind   June   Meningitis
5 49 Derry?, B.F. 2 M W   Ind   July   Meningitis
6 46 Lancaster, Allen 27 M W M Ohio   Feb Carpenter Pneumonia
7 56 Garner, G.W. 16 M W   Ind   Oct Farm Hand Pneumonia
8 62 Miller, A. 1? F W   Ind   Feb   Concusion of Brain
9 72 Hendrix, Minnie? 74 F W M S. Caro   Mar At home Typhoid Fever
10 80 Berry, Charles 23 M W   Ind   Feb Works on Farm Pneumonia
11 78 Pumphrey, Rachel 37 F W M Indiana   Aug Keeping house Pneumonia
12 78 Pumphrey, James T. 19 M W   Ind   Aug Works on Farm Pneumonia
13 79 Creed?, Isaac N. 7 mos. M W   Indiana   Aug   Meningitis
14 76 Getty, Sarah 4 F W   Indiana   Aug   Typhoid Fever
15 81 Catey, David 39 M W   Ohio   May   Pneumonia
16 87 Sims, J. 34 F W M Ind   June Keeping house Consumption
17 96 Ellis, Jesse 66 M W M Tenn   Feb Farmer Typhoid Fever
18 98 Westervelt, B. 15 M W   Ind   Jan Farmer Pneumonia
19 110 Carter, Levi 67 M W M Tenn   Apr At home Pneumonia
20 110 Carter, John 99? M W M Tenn   Apr At home Old Age
21 138 Taylor, Nancy 30 F W M Maryland   Apr Keeping house Consumption
22 138 Taylor, Mary C. 4 F W   Ind   Mar   Pneumonia
23 141 Hawkins, Wm. 36 M W M Ohio   Sept Ret. Drygoods M Dysentery
24 170 Gordon, Roland 1 mo. M W   Ind   July   Convulsions
25 172 Crab, James F. 10 mos. M W   Ind   Apr   Pneumonia
26 181 Spray, M. 5 M W   Ind   March   Disease of Brain
27 185 Fall?, L. 59 F W M Virginia   Oct   Pneumonia
28 192 Lord, H.S. 2 F W   Ind   Oct   Meningitis
29 205 Howard, John 37? M W M N. Caro   May   Typhoid Fever
30 216 Headly, Wm. 10 M W   Ohio   Jan   Consumption
31 230 Fowler, Sarilda 29 F W M Ind   Nov Keeping house Puerpal Fever
32 236 Terrel? Ferrel?, Sarah 2 mos. F W   Ind   July   Convulsions
33 236 Terrel? Ferrel?, Elizabeth 2 mos. F W   Ind   July   Scarletum
34 236 Terrel? Ferrel?, Alice ? 2 mos. F W   Ind   July   Scarletum
35 260 Riley, M. D. 3? M W   Ind   June At home Typhoid Fever

 

Page No, 91
SCHEDULE 2 - Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June, 1870, in Union Township, in the County of Howard ,State of Indiana, enumerated by me, Samuel T. Murray, Ass't Marshal.

 

* Number of the Family as given in the 2nd column of Schedule 1

    Name of Person Age  Sex Color Married
or Widowed
Birth
Place
Father or Mother of Foreign Birth Month
Died
Profession,
Occupation,
or Trade
Disease,
or Cause
of Death
1 260 Riley, M.E. 10 F W   Ind   Feb   Meningitis
2 278 Helton, R.E. 2 F W   Ind   Feb   Dysentery
3 284 Evans, W.J. 1 M W   Ind   Sept   Meningitis
4 205 Jessiup, Florence 4 F W   Ind   June   Pneumonia

 

Thanks to Fred Patterson for his transcription of these records!