1880 Census of Putnam County, IL
transcribed by Nancy J. Piper
This is only a partial listing of my family members and related families found in the 1880 Putnam County Census.  Additions will be greatly appreciated.

NOTE: This transcription is meant to be a guide only. It is the transcribers interpretation and subject to human error. Always refer to the original document (or microfilm) for your own interpretation.

Abstracted by Nancy J. Piper, ©2001 from the National Archives and Records Administration Federal Population Schedules for the Census of the United States in 1880.


1880 PUTNAM COUNTY - HENNEPIN TOWNSHIP

RECORD# NAME 			AGE 	ORDER 		OCCUPATION 	BIRTH 	FATHER 	MOTHER
242/240	Hartman, William	49	Head		Laborer		PA	PA	PA
	Rebecca			46	Wife				PA	PA	PA
	Kate A.			11	Daughter			IL	PA	PA

245/248	Cassell, Christian 	58 	Head 		Laborer 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Elizabeth 		57 	Wife 		Carpet Weaver 	PA 	PA 	PA

257/260 Cassell, Phyllip A. 	38 	Head 		Farmer 		IL 	PA 	PA
	Sara A. 		32 	Wife 		Housewife 	PA 	PA 	PA

	Cassell, Joseph 	62 	Head 		retired		PA 	PA 	PA
	Laura 			60 	Wife 				OH 	NY 	NY
	Sarah 			30 	Daughter 			IL 	PA 	PA
	Jennie 			29 	Daughter (divorced) 		IL 	PA 	OH
	Emma 			25 	Daughter 			IL 	PA 	OH
	Barnett, Philip A. 	7 	Grandson 			IL 	IL 	IL

	Cassell, Ephriam 	37 	Head 		Farmer 		IL 	PA 	PA
	Sara 			30 	Wife 		Keeping House 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Joseph H. 		7 	Son 				KANSAS 	IL 	PA
	Orely R. 		5 	Son 				IL 	IL 	PA
	Vernon 			3/12	Son 				IL 	IL	 PA

	Beck, Simon 		25 	Head 		Laborer 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Sara D. (Clemens)	26 	Wife 		Keeping House 	VA 	PA 	VA
	David 			9 	Son 				IL 	PA 	PA
	John H. 		1 	Son 				IL 	PA 	PA

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	Gowdy, John		63	Self		Shoe Maker	NY	NY	PA
	Gowdy, Maydalena	66	Wife		Keeping House	NJ	NY	CT
	Peters, Sally B.	69	Other				CT	NY	CT
	Gowdy, Mary M.		17	Granddaughter			IL	CT	IL

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	Peters, Frederick	56	Self		Laborer		PA	PA	PA
	Christian		57	Wife		Keeping House	PA	PA	PA

	Peters,John		35	Self		Laborer		PA	PA	PA
	Mary			38	Wife		Keeping House	PA	PA	PA
	John			10	Son				PA	PA	PA
	Harry			8	Son				PA	PA	PA
	Kata			6	Daughter			PA	PA	PA
	Annie			4	Daughter			PA	PA	PA
	Lucy			2	Daughter			PA	PA	PA

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	Coleman, Wm. S.		34	Self		Farming		IL	NJ	NJ
	Margaretta		29	Wife		Keeping House	PA	PA	PA
	Francie M.		5	Daughter			IL	IL	PA
	Alburtuss 		1	Son				IL	IL	PA
	Thomas, Wm. 		21	Other		Laborer		IL	IL	PA
	Lyons, Frank LYONS 	20	Other		Laborer		IL	OH 	---
	Peters, Lizzie		15	Other				PA	PA	PA
	Peters, Syrus		11	Other				PA	PA	PA

	Rauch, John H.		31	Self		Farming		PA	PA	PA
	Marion J. 		28	Wife		Keeping House	PA	PA	PA
	Annie L			7	Daugher				IL	PA	PA
	Jennie M. 		4	Daughter			IL	PA	PA
	Mearl A. 		5/12	Son				IL	PA	PA
	Samson, Lewis		17	Other		Laborer		DEN	DEN	DEN
	Leimpack, Herman 	45	Other		Laborer		HEN-CAT	HEN-CAT	NC
	Peters, Fannie		13	Other				PA 	PA

278 	Beck, Andrew 		61 	Head 		Farming 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Eliza (Clemens) 	52 	Wife 		Keeping House 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Beck, Joseph 		38 	Son (actually brother) Laborer 	PA 	PA 	PA

292/298 Cramer, John M. 	32 	Head 		Farmer 		PA 	PA 	PA
	Mary J. 		28 	Wife 				IL 	IN 	IN
	Walter E. 		7 	son 				IL 	PA 	IL
	Laura M. 		9 	daughter 			IL 	PA 	IL

	Daily, Moses 		30 	Head 		Farm Laborer 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Anna E. (Cassell) 	26 	Wife 		Housewife 	IL 	PA 	PA
	Albert 			6 	Son 				IL 	PA	IL
	Lillie May 		4 	Daughter 			IL 	PA	IL

302/301	Cramer, Paul		62	Head				PA	PA	PA
	Elizabeth		55	Wife				PA	PA	PA
	Levier			27	Son						
	Lucinda			22	Daughter-in-law
	Leonas			1 	Grandson
	John W.			1/12	Grandson

305/312	Smith, Lewis T.		46	Head				PA	PA	PA
	Adaline A.		44	Wife				
	Cassie D.		20	Daughter			
	Mary C.			18	Daughter
	Josephine		13	Daughter
	Ella K.			11	Daughter
	Aaron H.		6	Son				

331 	Pool, Sophronia 	61 	Head 		Keeping house 	NY 	MASS 	NY
	Sidney 			30 	son 		Farming 	IL 	OH 	NY
	Isadora (Cassell)	25 	wife 				IL 	PA 	PA
	Jessie E. 		5 	daughter 			IL 	IL 	IL
	Augustus C. 		3 	son 				IL 	IL	IL
	Guy W. 			1 	son 				IL 	IL 	IL
	(Mabel) "Baby" 		1/12 	daughter (Birth May 1880) 	IL 	IL 	IL

353 	Foster, Edward 		58 	Head 		Farming 	NY 	NY 	NY
	Sara A. (Cassell) 	41 	Wife 		Keeping house 	IL 	PA 	PA
	Anna E. 		14 	Daughter 			IL 	NY 	PA
	Willie 			11 	Son 				IL 	NY 	PA
	Rena 			8 	Daughter 			IL 	NY 	PA
	Mary E. 		6 	Daughter 			IL 	NY 	PA
	Baby 			4 	Son 				IL 	NY 	PA
	Allson 			1 	Son 				IL 	NY 	PA

358 	Cassell, Augustus 	67 	Head 		County Judge 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Mary M. 		67 	Wife 		Keeping House 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Lorin D. 		10 					IL 	PA 	IL
	Dalley, Sarah 		40 					IL 	PA 	PA
	Eisenhour, Annie 	22 	servant 			PA 	PA 	PA

	Albert, Joseph 		43 	Head 		FARMER 		PA 	PA
	Eliza A. 		30 	Wife 				NY 	NY
	Jessie C. 		8 	Daughter 			IL 	PA	NY

1880 PUTNAM COUNTY - GRANVILLE TOWNSHIP

RECORD# NAME 			AGE 	ORDER 		OCCUPATION 	BIRTH 	FATHER 	MOTHER
	John Dinkey 		43 	Head 		Farmer 		SWTZ 	SWTZ 	SWTZ
	Rosy (Chambers)		34 	Wife 		Keeping house 	SWTZ 	SWTZ 	SWTZ
	John 			14 	Son 				IL 	SWTZ 	SWTZ
	Robert 			12 	Son 				IL 	SWTZ 	SWTZ
	Beck, George 		26 	Boarder 	Farmer 		PA 	PA 	Unknown

47 	Henning, John 		50 	Head 		Farmer 		IRE. 	IRE.
	Jane 			40 	Wife 				ENG. 	ENG.
	Thomas 			21 	Son 		Farm hand 	IRE 	ENG.
	Ruth 			18	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	Kate			17 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	Josephine 		15 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	Sarah 			13 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	Mariane 		11 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	John 			9 	Son 				IRE 	ENG.
	Thebe 			7 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.
	Elisha 			5 	Son 				IRE 	ENG.
	Herbert 		3 	Son 				IRE 	ENG.
	Gracie 			1 	Daughter 			IRE 	ENG.

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	Shepard, Levi 		29	Self		Farmer		IL	MA	OH
	Hannah			27	Wife		House Keeping	OH	VT	VT
	Alpheus			8	Son				IL	IL	OH
	Charlie			2	Son				IL	IL	OH

	Earnes, Joel W.		66	Self		Farmer		VT	VT 	VT
	Earnes, Elizabeth	49 	Wife		House Keeping	PA	PA	PA
	Hufnagle, Elmer 	18	Son		Farm Hand	PA	PA	PA
	Shepard, Daniel		26	Other		Carpenter	IL	MA	OH
	Shepard, Lillie		24	Other		House Keeping	PA	PA	PA
	Shepard, Lucy		9/12	Other				IL	IL	PA

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	Shepard, John 		56	Self 		Farmer		MA	MA	MA
	Julia 			51	Wife		House Keeping	OH	CT	MA
	Frank 			22	Son		Farm hand	IL	MA	OH
	Eva 			16	Daughter	At Home		IL	MA	OH


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	Shepard, George 	24	Head (Self)	Farmer		IL	IL	IL
	Julia 			23	Wife 		House Keeping	IL	ENG	ENG
	Ella 			1	Daughter			IL	IL	IL
	Willie			3/12	Son				IL	IL	IL

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	Peters, Franklin	32	Self		Farming		MA	MA	MA
	Phebe			30	Wife		House Keeping	IL	NY	NY
	Edna			10	Daughter			IL	IL	MA

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	Scott, George 		27	Head		farmer, 	IL	ENG	ENG
	Melvina			26	wife		housekeeping	NY	NY	NY
	Orvol			4	son				IL	IL	NY
	Prnella			1	daughter			IL	IL	NY


	

1880 PUTNAM COUNTY - MAGNOLIA TOWNSHIP

RECORD# NAME 			AGE 	ORDER 		OCCUPATION 	BIRTH 	FATHER 	MOTHER
10/10 	Cassell, William 	43 	Head 		Mechanic 	IL 	PA 	PA
	Anna 			38 	Wife 		Keeping House 	IL 	OH 	OH
	Peoria 			1 	Daughter 			IL 	IL 	IL
	Mattie Dunbar 		12 	Step-d. 	At school 	IL 	IL 	IL
	Lorena Dunbar 		10 	Step-d. 	At school 	IL 	IL 	IL

11/11 	Chance, Anthony 	31 	Head 		Farmer 		IL 	OH 	GER
	Ella (Allen) 		24 	Wife 		Keeping house 	IL 	PA 	PA
	Walter 			6 	Son 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Mandie 			4 	Daughter 			IL 	IL 	IL
	Frank 			1 	Son 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Foster, Augustus M.	17 			Farm Laborer	IL 	NY 	IL

120/125 Chance, John 		51 	Head 		Hotel Keeper 	Ohio
	Catherine 		47 	Wife 		Keeping House 	Germany Germany Germany
	Edgar 			20 	Son 				IL 	Ohio 	Germany
	Jennie 			17 	Daughter 			IL 	Ohio 	Germany
	Annie 			14 	Daughter 			IL 	Ohio 	Germany
	Henry M. 		14 	Son 				IL 	Ohio 	Germany
	Leonard 		9 	Son				IL	Ohio	Germany

210/205 Allen, Owen 		28 	Head 		Farmer 		IL 	PA 	PA
	Mary 			26 	Wife 		Keeping House 	IL 	OH 	OH
	Albert, David 		40 	Servant 	Laborer 	PA

215/220 Allen, William 		40 	Head 		Farming 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Emily 			35 	Wife 		Keeping house 	IL 	KY 	PA
	Mary 			7 	Daughter 			IL 	PA 	IL
	Mildred 		3	Daughter 			IL 	PA 	IL

215/221 Allen, James 		70 	Head 		Retired Farmer 	PA 	ENG 	PA
	Rosannah (Cassell) 	68 	Wife 		Keeping house 	PA 	PA 	PA

216/222 Cassell, John H. 	45 	Head 		Farming 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Susan (Griner) 		32 	Wife 		Keeping house 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Albert 			12 	Son 				IL 	PA 	PA
	Edwin 			10 	Son 				IL 	PA 	PA
	James 			6 	Son 				IL 	PA 	PA
	Mirtle 			2 	Daughter 			IL 	PA 	PA


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	Peters, Norman I.	40	Self		Merchant	NY	CT	CT
	Susan 			36	Wife		Keeping House	NY	NY	NY
	Flora A. 		13	Daughter			IL	NY	NY
	Joseph N. 		11	Sister				IL	NY	NY
	Frank 			9	Son				IL	NY	NY
	Huldah			8	Daughter			IL	NY	NY
	Edith			5	Daughter			IA	NY	NY
	Ira 			2	Son				IA	NY	NY


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