1900 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 1900 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 1900.

Record# - House/Dwelling Number / Order -   Relationship to Head of Household / Date of Birth - Month/Year of Birth / Age - Age at time of census / M/S? - Married, Widowed or Single / Yrs - Number of Years Married / #CH - Number of Children Born to this Female / Alive - Number of Children Still living at Time of Census / Birth - Person's Birthplace / F - Father's Birthplace / M - Mother's Birthplace / Yrs/US - Years living in United States / Occupation - Occupation at time of census


1900 PUTNAM COUNTY - HENNEPIN TOWNSHIP

RECORD# NAME 		ORDER 		Date BIRTH	AGE 	M/S?	YRS	#/CH	ALIVE	BIRTH	F 	M 	YRS/US	OCCUPATION 	RD.  WRT. SPK. ENGLISH
220 	Roth, Henry G. 	Head 		Apr 1861	39 	M 				Canada 	Germany Germany 	Farmer
	Catherine M. 	Wife 		Jan. 1867 	33 	M 				IL 	Germany Germany 	Keeping H.
	Lena F. 	Daughter 	Apr. 1885 	15 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	George W. 	Son 		Jul. 1887 	13 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	Barry V. 	Son 		Jul. 1889 	11 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	Louisa 		Daughter 	Jul. 1891 	9 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	Clara E. 	Daughter 	May 1893 	7 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	Frank E. 	Son 		Dec. 1895 	5 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL
	Joseph H. 	Son 		Feb. 1899 	1 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL

	Roth, Mary 	servant 	Jun. 1883 	17 	S 				IL 	Canada 	IL

221 	Clemens, David 	Head 		OCT. 1870 	29 	M 	12 			IL 	IL 	IL 		FARMER
	Nancy 		Wife 		JAN 1872 	27 	M 	12 			IL 	VA 	IL
	Mable W. 	Daughter 	JUN 1892 	8 	S 				IL
	Simon P. 	Son 		MAR 1896 	4 	S 				IL
	Charles C. 	Daughter 	SEP 1898 	1 	S 				IL

226/229 Cassell, Henry 	Head 		Feb. 1826 	74 	M 	53 			PA 	PA 	PA 		Retired famer 	yes yes yes
	Sara A. 	Wife 		Aug. 1829 	70 	M 	53 	2 	0 	PA 	PA 	PA 				yes yes yes

	Beck, Rosa 	Head 		Aug. 1845 	54 	M 	11 	3 	3 	Switz 	Switz 	Switz	 1850 			no no yes
	Dinkey, Robbie 	Gr. Son 	Dec. 1887 	12 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL 		At school 	yes yes yes

	John Dinkey 	Head 		July 1865 	34 	S 				IL 	Switz 	Switz 		Farm laborer 	yes yes yes

237 	Chance, James 	Head 		Nov. 1858 		M 	13 			IL 	IL 	IL
	Alison N. 	Wife 		Aug. 1870 	29 	M 	13 	2 	2 	IL 	MO 	IL
	Mable 		Daughter 	Aug. 1890 	9 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Cassell, Kate 	In-law 		Oct. 1831 	68 	W 		4 	2 	NY 	NY 	NY 				yes yes yes

268 	Beck, Simon P. 	Head 		Aug. 1854 	45 	M 	23 			PA 	PA 	PA 		Farmer 		yes yes yes
	Sara 		Wife 		July 1853 	46 	M 	23 	4 	1 	WV 	PA 	WV 				yes yes yes
	John H. 	Son 		July 1874 	21 	S 				IL 	PA 	WV 		At home 	yes yes yes

278/281 Beck, Elizabeth Head 		Oct. 1825 	74 	M 	45 	4 	2 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Bashore, Liz 	sis-in-law 	Mar. 1823 	76 	W 		0 	0 	PA 	PA 	PA

	Beck, Jeremiah 	Head 		Sept. 1850 	49 	M 	16 			PA 	PA 	PA 		Farm laborer 	yes yes yes
	Mary L. 	wife 		Oct. 1853 	46 	M 	16 	1 	0 	IL 	WV 	TN 				yes yes yes

306/309 Holocker,Conrad Head 		Feb. 1863 	37 	M 	7 			NY 	Prussia Ireland
	Rena 		wife 		Feb. 1872 	22 	M 	7
	Maud M. 	daughter 	Oct. 1893 	7
	Edward L. 	son 		May 1895 	5

318/321 Foster, Edward 	Head 		Nov. 1817 	82 	W 				NY 	NY 	NY
	Leslie 		Son 		Feb. 1859 	41 	M 	3/12 			IL 	NY 	IL 		Farmer 		yes yes yes
	Ida M. 		Daughter 	May 1861 	39 	S 				IL 	NY 	IL 		At home 	yes yes yes
	Lorella 	D.-in-law 	June 1873 	21 	M 	3/12 			IL 	Eng. 	OH 		Athome 		yes yes yes

310 	Alleman,Henry P. Head 		Nov. 1861 	38 	M 	9 			IL 	PA 	PA 		Farmer
	Mattie M. 	Wife 		Oct. 1866 	33 	M 	9 			IL 	IL 	IL
	Cassell, Augustus Boarder 	Jan. 1813 	87 	W 				PA 	PA 	PA 		Ex Judge 	yes yes yes

	Albert Daily 	Hired Hand 	Oct. 1874 	25 	S 				IL 	PA 	IL 		Farm laborer 	yes yes yes

1900 PUTNAM COUNTY - MAGNOLIA TWP.

RECORD# NAME 			ORDER 		Date BIRTH	AGE 	M/S?	YRS	#/CH	ALIVE	BIRTH	F 	M 	YRS/US	OCCUPATION 	RD.  WRT. SPK. ENGLISH
83 	Chance, Sara 		Head 		Nov. 1859 	41 	W 		6 	5 	PA 	PA 	PA
	Frank J. 		Stepson 	Jun. 1878 	21 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Curtis A. 		Stepson 	Oct. 1881 	19 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Orin A. 		Stepson 	Sep. 1883 	17 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Leroy 			Stepson 	Sep. 1885 	15 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Russell R. 		Son 		Sept. 1889 	11 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Cleo F. 		Daughter 	Jun. 1890 	10 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Hermon C. 		Son 		Sep. 1895 	5 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Springer, Clara M.	Daughter 	May 1878 	21 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL

	Cassell, Peoria 	servant 	Dec. 1879 	20 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL 		Servant 	yes yes yes

92/94 	Cassell, William B. 	Head 		Oct. 1836 	63 	M 	25 			IL 	PA 	PA 		Carpenter 	yes yes	yes
	Emma M. 		Wife 		Apr. 1848 	52 	M 	25 	3	 3 	IL 	OH 	OH 				yes yes yes
	Bessie P 		Daughter 	Aug. 1886 	13 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL 		In school 	yes yes yes
	Harry V. 		Son 		June 1890 	9 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL 		In school 	yes yes yes

100 	Foster, Augustus C. 	Head 		Aug. 1863 	37 	M 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Mary L. 		Wife 		Apr 1869 	31 	M 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Clara M. 		Daughter 	Nov. 1890 	10 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Arthur D. 		Son 		Oct. 1893 	7 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL
	Annie M. 		Son 		Jul. 1895 	5 	S 				IL 	IL 	IL

	Hartman, William 	Head 		Sept. 1834 	65 	M 	30 			PA 	PA 	PA 	
	Sophia 			Wife 		Dec. 1821 	78 	M 	30 	11 	5 	France 	France 	France 	1845  Became US Citizen 1855

214	Murphy, William J.	Head		April 1874		M	1			Missouri	
	Ida M.			Wife		Sept. 1880		M	1			IL	OH	PA

 

1900 PUTNAM COUNTY - GRANVILLE TWP. - Donated by Laurie Acunsius

RECORD# NAME 			ORDER 		Date BIRTH	AGE 	M/S?	YRS	#/CH	ALIVE	BIRTH	F 	M 	YRS/US	OCCUPATION 	RD.  WRT. SPK. ENGLISH
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26/26	Scott, John H. 		head		Oct 1858	41	M	17			IL, 	OH	OH		faming, owns mortgaged farm
	Lizzie H.		wife		July 1860	39			0  		IL	GER	GER
	Cool, Fred 		father in law	May 1839	61	widower				GER	GER	GER	40 yrs
	Coo, Fred		brother in law	July 1887	22, 	single				IL	GER	GER		farm laborer
	Cromwell,Bell		servant		July 1877	22	single				IL	IL	IL		housekeeper


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