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1860 - 1870 - 1880 - 1900 - 1910 - 1920 - 1930



1860

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

HOFFMAN, Daniel age 25 Farmer $500 $100 VA
Charlotte age 20 IN
John R. age 3 IL
Eva E. age 5/12 IL
HOFFMAN, George age 48 Iron Smith VA

HOFFMAN, Joseph age 33 Farmer $400 $300 VA
Mary age 24 IL
Sarah E. age 9 IL
Daniel age 6 IL
Peter age 4 IL
William age 10/12 IL
BISHOP, Joseph age13 IL

KEEN, James age 23 Farmer $300 IN
Josephine age 18 IL

KEEN, Thomas age 45 Farmer $6000 $1500 OH
Elizabeth age 24 OH
SUTLIFF, Albert age 20 IN
Sarah age 19 IN
KEEN, Elizabeth age 19 IN (Mary E.)
William age 15 IN
Daniel age 11 IN
James age 10 IN
Rachael age 8 IN
Millie age 2 IN
WILLIAMS, Rufus age 18 laborer TN
GOFS, Franklin age 16 laborer Germany

KEEN, William age 35 Farmer $800 $600 OH
Judith age 34 NJ
Andrew age 3 IL
Nathan age 8/12 IL
SHAW, Elizabeth age 14 IN
KEEN, James age 18 Farmer laborer IN
ALENON(?), Andrew age 60 Farmer NJ

LONG, George age 40 OH farmer $600 $400 OH
Pricilla age 41 OH
Hoffman age 14 IN
Mary age 10 IN
Christine age 5 IN
Sarah S. age 3 IL

LONG, Thomas age 37 $4000 Property Value $700 Personal OH
Kessiah age 26 IL
Louisa J. age 12 IL
Roanna age 2 IL
Flora age 4 mos IL

LONG, Andrew age 22 farmer $800 $200 IL
Agnes age 23 IN
Mary A. age 1 IL

LONG, Henry age 46 Farmer $2000 $600 . OH
Lucinda age 49 OH
Isaac age 20 M IL
Albert age 14 M IL
Hester A. age 11 F IL (insane)

PERRY, Peter age 60 Farmer $1000 $200 NJ
Elizabeth age 61 PA
Uriah age 18 IN
Susan age 16 IN
Unna (?) age 14 IN
Hannah age 12 IN
Peter age 8 IN

PRING, Samuel H. age 27 Farmer $1000 $300 OH
Christina age 31 b. OH
Sarah E. age 2 b. IL
SHAW, Aaron nephew age 7 b. IN

ROBINSON, Hannah age 39 $2500 $200 OH
Amanda age 14 IL
William H. age 12 IL
Joseph P. age 7 IL
Mary A. age 7 IL
ALDRICH, Ezekial age 47 Farmer $300 TN

ROBINSON, Robert S. age 64 Farmer $2000 $600 PA
Maxy A. age 65 VA
Winfield age 10 IL

ROBINSON, Rufus age 32 Farmer $1500 $400 VA
Mary age 31 VA
Alvina age 11 IL
Louisa age 9 IL
Edwin age 7 IL
William age 5 IL
John age 3 IL
Nathan age 1 IL

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1870

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

KEAN, Wm age 44 Farmer $3000 $600 OH
Judith age 43 Keeping house NJ
Andrew age 13 IL
Nathan age 10 IL
Clara age 9 IL
John age 7 IL

KEAN, Thomas age 55 Farmer $20000 $1000 OH
Hannah age 49 Keeping house OH
Daniel age 21 IN
Millie age 13 IL
Harvey age 9 IL
ROBINSON, Wm age 22 Farm hand $800 IL
Joseph P. age 17 Farm hand IL
Mary A. age 17 IL
SHAW, James age 20 Farm hand IN (sister Elizabeth's son)
K- - -, Daniel age 22 Farm Hand Prussia
Kru - - -, Josephine age 13 IL

SUTLIFF, Sarah age 30 Farmer $2000 $400 IN
John age 8 IL
ROBISON, Wm age 22 Farm Hand IL
LONG, Andrew age 33 Carpenter $200 IL
Agnes age 34 Keeping House IN
Mary age 11 IL
Sutter age 9 IL
Ida age 8
Emma age 2

SCOTT, Amos age 46 Farmer $1700 $150 OH

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1880

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

KEEN, Thos age 65 Farmer OH NJ OH
Margaret age 53 Keeping house NJ NJ NJ
Harvey age 18 Farmer IL OH NJ
JONES, Mary age 17 step-dau IL IN NJ
James age16 step-son Farmer IL IN NJ
Frank(?) age 14 step-son Farmer IL IN NJ
George age 11 step son Farmer IL IN NJ
RICHARDSON, L. (female) age 6 ? dau IL

LONG, David 57 Farmer OH PA
Elsie 53 OH
Thomas 35 Carpenter IL
William 31 Farmer IL
Catherine 29 IL
Samuel 27 Farmer IL
James 24 Farmer IL
Mary H. 22 IL
John 21 Farmer IL

PERRY, John age 44 Farmer IN NJ OH
Sarah S. age 39 Keeping house IN blank OH
John age 16 Farmer IL IN IN
Walter age 3 IL IN IN
Elmer age 1 IL IN IN
SUTLIFF, J. T. age 17 Farmer IL IN IN

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1900

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

LONG, Samuel age 45 b. Mar 1857 IL OH OH
James brother age 43 b. Sept 1855 IL
Catharine sister age 48 b. May 1851 IL
Mary H. sister age 42 b. Feb 1858 IL
GUY, Nancy age 56 b. Jan 1844 5 children with 3 living IL TN TN

LONG, John age 39 b. Oct 1860 married 5 yrs IL OH OH
Cora D. age 21 b. Mar 1879 IL OH OH
LANDRETH, Earl grandson age 3 b. Dec 1896 IL IL IL

HOFFMAN, Lizzie age 32 Jan 1862 7 children with 4 living IL OH IL
Floy age 12 Mar 1888 IL IL IL
Bert age 9 Dec 1890 IL
Lottie age 6 June 1893 IL
Marie age 4 June 1895 IL

ROBINSON, Nathan age 41 b. Nov 1858 married 9 years IL VA VA
Laura age 35 b. June 1864 3 children with 3 living IL PA IL
Runie (?) F. age 7 b. July 1892 IL
Mary age 5 b. Aug 1894 IL
Clara age 1 b. July 1898 IL

ROBINSON, Amanda age 43 b. Mar 1857 married 21 yrs 2 children born & living IL OH OH

KEEN, Harvey age 39 May 1861 married 18 yrs IL OH KY
Mary R. age 37 Jan 1863 5 children born & living b. IL NY NJ
Ross J. age 16 May 1884 IL
Frank age 14 Sept 1887 IL
Clover H. age 12 Feb 1888 IL
Fay age 6 Mar 1894 IL
Jesse age 1 Sept 1898 IL
(All sons)

PERRY, John age 64 b. Jan 1836 married 44 yrs Farmer IN NJ NJ
Sarah S. age 59 b. Aug 1840 8 children with 5 living IN IN IL
Elmer age 21 b. Nov 1878 Farm hand IL IN IN
Nettie age 17 b. Aug 1882 IL
Arthur age 14 b. Nov 1885 IL

EATON, Mary age 59 b. Apr 1841 widow 3 children with 3 living IL VA Ireland
Bertha age 20 b. Sept 1879 IL NJ IL
Thomas brother age 61 b. Jan 1839 IL VA Ireland

KEEN, William age 74 b. Sept 1825 married 45 yrs OH NJ NJ
Judith age 73 b. Feb 1827 4 children with 4 living NJ NJ NJ
Nathan age 40 b. Nov 1859 Farmer IL OH NJ
Clara age 38 b. May 1862 IL
John age 36 b. Oct 1863 Farmer IL

KEEN, Andrew age 43 b. May 1857 married 6 yrs Farmer IL OH NJ
Julia age 35 b. Oct 1864 5 children with 5 living IL VA IL
Annie M. age 15 b. Feb 1885 IL
John H. age 13 b. Feb 1887 IL
Callie E. age 10 b. Aug 1889 IL
Roy H. age 8 b. Sept 1891 IL
Jennie R. age 3 b. Mar 1897 IL

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1910

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

HILDEBRAND, Elmer age 47 married 17 years IN IN IN
Maude age 34 8 children born & living
Wm M. age 15
George age 12
Clyde age 9
Clara age 6
James age 4
Mary age 2
Thelma age 2/12

HOFFMAN, Daniel age 56 married 32 years IL VA IL
Annie age 49 IL

LANDRETH, Curtis age 29 works on RR
Verline C. age 26 married 8 years 2 children
Fay age 6
Elmer age 4

LONG, Andrew J. age 72 married 42 yrs In VA KY
Agness age 73 IL IL IN
Clara C. age 3

LONG, Samuel age 55 IL OH OH
Catharine sister age 57
James brother age 53
Mary H. sister age 52

LONG, John age 51 married 15 yrs IL OH OH
Cora age 39 IL OH MO

ROBINSON, William H. age 56 married 26 years IL VA OH Retail Merchant
Mandy E. age 54 8 children born 4 living
HILDEBRAND, Leona age 16 granddaughter

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1920

LaClede Precinct 2, Fayette Co.

SIMMONS, William rents age 62 farmer IN US US
Mary age 46 IL VA US
Arthur age 23 farmer IL
Cecil age 20 farmer IL
Lewis age 16 farmer IL
HOFFMAN, Peter brother-in-law age 63 farmer IL VA IL

LONG, Samuel owns age 65 IL OH OH
Katherine sister age 67 IL OH OH
Janice partner age 63 IL OH OH
Mary H. sister age 61 IL OH OH
Lulu 2nd cousin age 16 IL IL IL

LONG, David owns age 39 IL OH IL
Mamie age 14 IL IL IL
Eddie age 12 IL IL IL

LONG, Fred age 23 married 5 yrs IL IN IL
Nellie age 21 IL IL IN

Vandalia Twp., Fayette Co.

BOLYARD, Levi age 68 IL OH KY
Christina age 65 IL IN OH (father's b. OH)
Lizzie age 23 IL IL IL

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1930

Avena Twp., Fayette Co.


COCHRAN, Eddy age 58 1st married age 23 salesman IL OH VA
Della age 54 1st married age 19 IL IN OH
KEEN, Daniel father-in-law age 81 IN IN IN (parents born in OH & NJ not IN)

LaClede Twp., Fayette Co.

KEEN, Andrew owns age 72 1st married age 25 IL IN NJ (father should be OH)
Julia A. age 65 1st married age 18 IL WV IL

FITZGERALD, Pearl owns age 50 1st married age 20 blacksmith IL IN PA
Effie age 46 1st married age 17 IL IN IN
Edward C. age 23 IL
Wayne age 19 IL
Clyde age 17 IL
Juanita age 15 IL
Harold age 12 IL
Theodor M. age 7 IL

KEEN, William owns age 85 1st married age 21 IN OH NJ
Louisa age 80 1st married age 15 IL VA VA

LONG, Elbert (Albert) age 82 widowed 1st married age IL VA VA
WEINGAND, Della dau age 55 1st married age 24 IL IL IL

SIMMONS, Evert E. rents age 50 farmer IL IN IL
Mary mother age 80 widowed IN OH OH (Huffman's sister)
LONG, Mary M. age 36 IL IN IN (Huffman & Eliza's dau)

ROBINSON, Amanda E. rents age 74 IN IN OH

HOFFMAN, Elizabeth rents age 62 widowed IN OH IN
(Amanda & Elizabeth are neighbors and I believe Amanda is the daughter of Wm. H. & Hannah even though age is 10 yrs too young - and Elizabeth daughter of Thos & Helen both their parents birth states are incorrect)

QUICK, Luke age 57 married age 47 IL IN IN
Sarah E. age 44 married age 34 IL IL IL
SIMMONS, Edna E. step-dau age 27 IL
Mildred E. step-dau age 21 IL

LONG, Melvin rents age 29 1st married age 21 RR section hand IL IL IL
Iva M. age 27 1st married age 18 IL IN IN
Bernice A. age 7 IL
Iola M. age 6 IL
Donald L. age 1 yr 1 mo IL

COOK, William R. age 45 1st married age 21 owns auto repair shop IL OH IL
Mollie age 43 1st married age 18 IL IN IL
SIMMONS, Elmer brother-in-law age 41 widowed IL IN IL
Irene niece age 17 IL
Ellen niece age 15 IL
Ernie nephew age12 IL
Evelyn niece age 10 IL
Pauline niece age 7 IL

LONG, Percy A. rents age 31 1st married age 19 works on RR IL IL ?
Olie I. age 31 1st married age 19 IL IL IN
Ruby M. age 13 IL
Hazel R. age 10 IL
Percy D. age 7 IL
Kenneth E. age 4 yrs ? mos IL
Lawrence E. age 2 yrs ? mos IL

KEEN, Orville D. age 41 widowed agent for RR IL IN IL
Valeria A. age 16 IL
Nadine L. age 14 IL

HOFFMAN, Ally (Alison) owns age 55 1st married age 21 IL PA IL
Minta age 54 1st married age 20 IL IN IL
Pearl dau age 22 IL
Carl age 17 IL
Raymond age 14 IL
ETCHSON, Kenneth grandson age 1 yr 6 mos IL

CAMPBELL, Walter J. owns age 56 1st married age 25 farmer IL IL IL
Lilly age 57 1st married age 26 IL OH IL
Elmer D. age 12 IL
LONG, Jim nephew age 18 IL IL IL
LONG, Samuel cousin age 77 IL OH OH

Loudon Twp., Fayette Co.

MILLER, Melvin B. owns age 36 1st married age 23 farmer IL IL IL
Lucy J. age 33 1st married age 20 IL IL IL
Eileen B. age 11 IL
Robert W. age 3? IL

MILLER, O---- C. owns age 64 1st married age 24 IL OH OH
Lora age 60 1st married age 19 IL OH IL

MILLER, Melvin A. rents age 24 1st married 22 farmer IL IL IL
Goldie R.? age 19 1st married age 17 IL IL IL
Edward age 1 IL

MILLER, Roy W. rents age 22 1st married age 20 farmer IL IL IL
Sylvia L. age 20 1st married age 18 IL IL IL
Charles ? age 1 yr 2 mos IL

MILLER, Alvin owns age 56 1st married age 21 farmer IL IL OH
Dora age 60 1st married age 25 IL Ger PA
?ingie dau age 16 IL
Iva I. age 8 IL
SLOAN, William D. grandson age 13 IL IL IL
SPARLIN, George W. uncle age 77 OH OH OH

LONG, William rents age 36 1st married age 24 grocerer IL IL IL

Otego Twp., Fayette Co.

BOLYARD, Amos H. age 64 1st married age 29 IL OH OH
Hariett age 58 1st married age 18 IL IL IL

Ramsey Twp., Fayette Co.

BOLYARD, Joe Sr. age 52 1st married age 30 IL MO MO
Bessie age 44 1st married age 22 IL IL IL
Bessie age 21 IL
Joe Jr age 17 IL

BOLYARD, Hamock age 49 1st married age 21 IL IL IL
Lizzie age 47 1st married age 19 IL IL IL
Ruby age 13 IL
Pearl age 11 IL
John age 6 IL
Diamond age 4 IL

Vandalia Twp., Fayette Co.

BOLYARD, Isaac rents age 47 1st married age 22 farmer IL IL IL
Elizabeth age 42 1st married age 18 IL IL IL
Mary age 20 IL
Nelson age 18 IL
Everett age 16 IL
Aaron age 14 IL
Flossie age 6 IL
Floyd age 6 IL
Lloyd age 1 yr ? mos IL

BOLYARD, Ned rents age 41 1st married age 22 farmer IL IL IL
Cleda age 40 1st married age 18 IL IL IL
Chas Edward age 11 IL
Ulla May age 6 IL
Freddie A. age 5 IL
Lula May age 2 mos IL
JAY, Della step-dau age 21 IL IL IL
JAY, Edna Marie step-dau age 17 IL
JAY, Edith Irene step-dau age 14 IL
BOLYARD, Levy father age 78 widowed IL IL IL

BOLYARD, James H. age 47 1st married age 24 IL IL IL
Maud age 39 1st married age 17 IL IL IL
Elva age 20 IL
Nelson age 17 IL
Lola age 15 IL
Dorothy age 13 IL
Kenneth age 11 IL
Pearly son age 9 IL
Ellen age 7 IL
Ruby age 3 IL
Bobby Eugene age 2 mos

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