1900 Macon County, Illinois Census




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Blue Mound

This census was taken between 1 June 1900 and 21 June 1900 by Edward R. Moffett.


Col. 1 = Dwelling
Col. 2 = Family
Col. 3 = Surname/Given
Col. 4 = Relationship
Col. 5 = Sex
Col. 6 = Birth month and year
Col. 7 = Age
Col. 8 = Marital Status
Col. 9 = # of children born/children living
Col. 10 = Nativity of individual/father/mother
Col. 11 = Occupation
Col. 12 = Year of immigration to US



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MOFFETT, Edward R. - Head - M - Oct 1859 - 40 - Mar.17yrs - _ - IL/IL/VT - Farmer
        Julietta A. - Wife - F - Sept 1860 - 39 - Mar.17yrs - 7/7 - IL/TN/KY
        William T. - Son - M - Jan 1884 - 16 - S - _ - IL/TN/KY
        Ira G. - Son - M - Oct 1885 - 14 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        John B. - Son - M - Oct 1887 - 12 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Helen M. - Dau - F - Sept 1889 - 10 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Edward R., Jr. - Son - M - July 1893 - 6 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Josiah W. - Son - M - July 1895 - 4 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Willie G. - Son - M - July 1898 - 1 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL

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HARTMAN, Matthew J. - Head - M - Apr 1833 - 47 - Mar.22yrs. - _ - Switzerland/Switzerland/Switzerland - Farm Labor - Imm. 1872
        Dena - Wife - F - May 1860 - 40 - Mar.22yrs - 9/8 - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Imm. 1869
        Annie M. - Dau - F - Jul 1884 - 15 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger. - Housekeeper
        John - Son - M - Jun 1886 - 13 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger. - School
        Christian - Son - M - Feb 1889 - 11 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger.
        Walter - Son - M - Mar 1891 - 9 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger. - School
        Arthur - Son - M - May 1893 - 7 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger.
        Della - Dau - F - Oct 1896 - 3 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger.
        Emma - Dau - F - Feb 1898 - 2 - S - _ - IL/Switzerland/Ger.

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WARNICK, Scott - Head - M - May 1862 - 38 - Mar.12yrs. - _ - IL/TN/IL - Farmer
        Harriet D. - Wife - F - Nov 1872 - 27 - Mar.12yrs - 5/4 - IL/IL/IL
        Nora E. - Dau - F - Jan 1890 - 10 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Luther E. - Son - M - Nov 1891 - 8 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Hazel C. - Dau - F - Dec 1893 - 6 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - School
        Scott, Jr. - Son - M - Feb 1898 - 2 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
HIGNIGHT, John - Boarder - M - Apr 1848 - 52 - S - _ - IL/TN/TN - Farm Labor

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PISTORIUS, David L. - Head - M - Oct 1874 - 25 - Mar.1yrs - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - Farm Labor
        Emma M. - Wife - F - May 1874 - 26 - Mar.1yrs - 1/1 - IL/Ger./IL
        Cecil J. - Son - M - Sept 1899 - 8/12 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
STRILTZGREDE, Henry F. - Employee - M - Jun 1878 - 21- S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - Farm Labor

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CHAPMAN, Delbert D. - Head - M - Jun 1855 - 44 - Mar.19yrs - _ - NY/Eng./Eng. - Farmer
        Ruth O. - Wife - F - Oct 1861 - 38 - Mar.19yrs - 6/5 - IL/OH/KY
        Oscar - Son - M - Mar 1884 - 16 - S - _ - IL/NY/IL - School
        May - Dau - F - Sept 1885 - 14 - S - _ - IL/NY/IL - School
        Nora - Dau - F - Jul 1887 - 12 - S - _ - IL/NY/IL - School
        John - Son - M - Feb 1889 - 11 - S - _ - IL/NY/IL - School
        Bonna - Dau - F - Jan 1896 - 6 - S - _ - IL/NY/IL - School
PIERCY, Joseph R. - Employee - M - Jul 1879 - 20 - S - _ - KY/TN/KY - Farm Labor
JOHNSON, Della M. - Lodger - F - Feb 1880 - 20 - S - _ - MO/AR/Unk.
TENNEY, Lloyd P. - Boarder - M - Jan 1878 - 22 - S - _ - CA/ME/IA - Day Laborer
FREEMAN, Forest F. - Boarder - M - May 1878 - 22 - S - _ - MI/Unk./PA - Day Laborer
HUNT, Christian - Boarder - M - Jan 1874 - 26 - S - _ - Denmark/Denmark/Denmark - Day Laborer

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PISTORIUS, Henry P. - Head - M - May 1842 - 58 - Mar.31yrs - _ - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Farmer - Imm. 1869
        Sophia - Wife - F - Jun 1846 - 53 - Mar.31yrs - 8/7 - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Imm. 1864
        Alvin W. - Son - M - Sept 1876 - 24 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - Farmer
        Amelia C. - Dau - F - Aug 1873 - 26 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger.
        Bertha - Dau - F - June 1879 - 20 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger.
        Ada - Dau - F - Sept 1881 - 18 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - School
        Edna - Dau - F - Feb 1887 - 13 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - School
        Louise - Dau - F - Apr 1889 - 11 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - School
FRY, John - Employee - M - Sept 1869 - 32 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH - Farm Labor

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EATON, James A. - Head - M - May 1872 - 28 - Mar.8yrs - _ - IL/IL/IL - Farmer
        Lydia - Wife - F - Sept 1871 - 28 - Mar.8yrs - 4/3 - IL/Ger./Ger.
        Elmer J. - Son - M - Feb 1895 - 5 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Alvin Wm. - Son - M - Jun 1897 - 2 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Florence I. - Dau - F - Dec 1899 - 6/12 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
ARTWICK, John - Employee - M - Nov 1883 - 16 - S - _ - IL/Ger./Ger. - Farm Labor

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MACRAFIE, John - Head - M - Apr 1856 - 44 - Mar.16yrs - _ - IL/Scotland/IL - Farmer
        Nettie H. - Wife - F - Jun 1858 - 42 - Mar.16yrs - 5/5 - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Imm. 1879
        Edwin J. - Son - M - Dec 1884 - 15 - S - _ - IL/IL/Ger. - School
        Alvin F. - Son - M - Jun 1887 - 12 - S - _ - IL/IL/Ger. - School
        Edith M. - Dau - F - Jan 1889 - 10 - S - _ - IL/IL/Ger. - School
        Wilber - Son - M - Aug 1892 - 7 - S - _ - IL/IL/Ger. - School
        Lester J. - Son - M - Dec 1895 - 4 - S - _ - IL/IL/Ger.

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RICE, James - Head - M - June 1854 - 45 - Mar.24yrs - _ - KY/VA/KY - Farm Labor
        Clara - Wife - F - Apr 1857 - 43 - Mar.24yrs - 10/8 - IL/IL/IL
        William F. - Son - M - Sept 1877 - 22 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - Day Laborer
        Charles W. - Son - M - Nov 1879 - 20 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - Farm Labor
        George F. - Son - M - Jun 1882 - 17 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - Farm Labor
        Samuel F. - Son - M - Jan 1884 - 16 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - Farm Labor
        Jesse W. - Son - M - Jun 1887 - 12 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - School
        James L. - Son - M - Oct 1892 - 7 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL - Sschool
        Rettie M. - Dau - F - Aug 1894 - 5 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL
        Joseph - Son - M - Sept 1898 - 1 - S - _ - IL/KY/IL

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FATHAUER, William H. - Head - M - Jul 1865 - 36 - Mar.10yrs - _ - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Farmer - Imm. 1876
        Carrie P. - Wife - F - Sept 1868 - 31 - Mar.10yrs - 6/5 - IL/Ger./Ger.
(William Fathaurer married Carrie Jostes on 24 Oct 1889 Macon Co., IL)
        Ima - Dau - F - Sept 1890 - 9 - S - _ - IL/Ger./IL - School
        Nora - Dau - F - Jun 1893 - 6 - S - _ - IL/Ger./IL - School
        Arthur - Son - M - Mar 1895 - 5 - S - _ - IL/Ger./IL
        Elsie - Dau - F - Sept 1897 - 2 - S - _ - IL/Ger./IL
        Ervin - Son - M - Dec 1899 - 5/12 - S - _ - IL/Ger./IL
JOSTES, Mary A. - Mother-in-law - F - Sept 1846 - 53 - Wd. - 5/2 - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Imm. 1865
BADGER, William H. - Hired Hand - M - Apr 1871 - 29 - S - _ - NY/Eng./NY - Farm Labor

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OVERWIRE, Amos - Head - M - Sep 1836 - 63 - Mar.30yrs - _ - OH/PA/OH - Farmer
        Fatima - Wife - F - Apr 1848 - 52 - Mar.30yrs - 6/5 - VA/VA/VA
        Mary P. - Dau - F - Feb 1879 - 21 - S - _ - IL/OH/VA
        Grace C. - Dau - F - Mpv 1883 - 16 - S - _ - IL/OH/VA - School
        Mabel - Dau - F - Jun 1887 - 12 - S - _ - IL/OH/VA - School
        George F. - Son - M - Aug 1880 - 19 - S - _ - IL/OH/VA - Farm Labor

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WEATHERFORD, Charles W. - Head - M - Mar 1866 - 34 - Mar./17yr. - _ - IL/VA/TN - Teamster
        Margaret M. - Wife - F - Mar 1865 - 35 - Mar./17yr. - 9/7 - IL/KY/KY
        Roy C. - Son - M - Jul 1885 - 14 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Mattie C. - Dau - F - Feb 1887 - 13 - S _ - IL/IL/IL
        Ira E. - Son - M - Jan 1889 - 11 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Edward W. - Son - M - Mar 1891 - 9 - S.- _ - IL/IL/IL
        Orville M. - Son - M - May 1893 - 7 - S. - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Flossie M. - Dau - F - Nov 1896 - 3 - S. - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Maggie M. - Dau - F - Dec 1898 - 1 - S. - _ - IL/IL/IL
        William H. - Father - M - Nov 1832 - 67 - Wd. - VA/VA/VA

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THORNELL, Reuben A. - Head - M - Feb 1868 - 32 - Mar./9yr. - _ - IL/KY/KY - Engineer
        Elizabeth - Wife - F - Apr 1873 - 27 - Mar./9yr. - 2/2 - IL/IN/OH
        Emory M. - Son - M - Jun 1892 - 7 - S - IL/IL/IL
        John C. - Son - M - Jun 1898 - 1 - IL/IL/IL
KINSLEY, Nancy - Servant - F - Jan 1883 - 17 - S - _ - IL/OH/TN - House Work
SHEPPERD, Frank - Boarder - M - Jun 1871 - 28 - S - _ - NE/Eng./Eng. - Civil Engineer

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THORNELL, Reuben - Head - M - Nov 1827 - 72 - Mar./49yr. - _ - KY/PA/KY - None
        Mary - Wife - F - Jun 1834 - 65 - Mar./49yr. - 10/6 - IN/Unk./Unk.
        Thomas J. - Son - M - Feb 1876 - 24 - S - _ - IL/KY/IN - Engineer (Stationary)

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WARNICK, Ira G. - Head - M - Mar 1864 - 36 - Mar./6yr. - _ - IL/TN/KY - Farmer
        Lillie - Wife - F - Dec 1863 - 36 - Mar./6yr. - 1/1 - IL/IL/IL
        Ralph - Son - M - Dec 1891 - 8 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL
        Bernard H. - Son - M - Apr 1899 - 1 - IL/IL/IL
STEVENS, Logan H. - Employee - M - Feb 1876 - 24 - S - _ - IL/IL/IL - Farm laborer

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COCHRAN, Charles - Head - M - Jan 1867 - 33 - Mar.1yrs - _ - IL/IN/KY - Farmer
        Clara - Wife - F - Dec 1878 - 21 - Mar.1yrs - 0/0 - IL/Ger./NY

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TAYLOR, Thomas M. - Head - M - Aug 1850 - 49 - Wd. - _ - IL/IL/OH - Farmer
        Coral L. - Son - M - May 1881 - 19 - s - _ - IL/IL/OH - Farm Labor
        Ida L. - Dau - F - Feb 1883 - 17 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH
        John G. - Son - M - Sept 1884 - 15 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH - School
        Jennie D. - Dau - F - Aug 1888 - 11 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH - School
        Thomas M. - Son - M - Jul 1891 - 8 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH - School
        Olaf C. - Son - M - Oct 1893 - 6 - S - _ - IL/IL/OH - School

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SMITH, Lawson H. - Head - M - Jul 1864 - 35 - Mar.13yrs. - _ - IL/KY/OH - Farmer
        May - Wife - F - Jun 1866 - 35 - Mar.13yrs. - 4/1 - IL/IL/KY
        Cora E. - Dau - F - Dec 1899 - (blob) - S - _ - IL/IL/IL

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HARMON, Isaac B. - Head - M - Aug 183? - ? - Mar.46yrs. - _ - IN/IN/IN - Farmer
        Lucinda - Wife - F - Aug 1838 - 61 - Mar.46yrs. - 12/7 - IN/KY/KY

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HIATT, William D. - Head - M - Jun 1849 - 50 - D. - _ - KY/KY/KY - Day Laborer

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BAILEY, Frederick - Head - M - Nov 1832 - 67 - Mar.42yrs. - _ - Ger./Ger./Ger. - Farmer
        Henreitta - Wife - F - Aug 1835 - 64 - Mar.42yrs. - 9/8 - Ger./Ger./Ger.
        Harry P. - Son - M - Nov 1877 - 22 - S - _ - IL - Ger./Ger. - Farm Labor





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