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MORTALITY SCHEDULE FOR DEWITT COUNTY
1880

DWGQ: Fall 1978 Vol IV No. 3

Persons died during the year ending May 31, 1880:

LAST NAME		AGE	SEX  MARRIED	BIRTH	OCC		MON	REASON		     DAYS ILL	TOWNSHIP

Armstrong, Mary		0	F		IL			Feb	Prem. Birth			Barnett
Armstrong, Moses E	1	M		IL			Sep	Inflammation of stomach	1	Barnett
Artherton, James A	3m	M		IL			Mar	Pneumonia		1	Wapella
Atchison, Isam		75	M	W	VA			Jan	Dropsy				Waynesville
Atherton, Mary J	6m	F		IL			May	Remittent fever			Waynesville
Atterbury, Peter	40	M	M	IL	Laborer		Apr	Pneumonia			Clintonia
Beal, William		19	M	M	IL	Laborer		Jan	Abscess of liver	19	Clintonia
Beckman, John L		4	M		IL			Oct	Inflamation of the bowls 4	Texas
Bell, Samuel M		11m	M		IL			Aug	Congestive fever	11m	Harp
Bennett, Burtie		9m	M		IL			Feb 28	Inflamationof bowels	9m	Tunbridge
Bennison, Alfred	9m	M		IL			Mar	Catarrhal fever		9m	Texas
Blasingame, Sarah	29	F	M	PA	Housekeeper	May	Consumpted		1m	DeWitt
Blue, Hannah		8m	F		IL			Sep 18	Chronic Diareah		8m	Tunbridge
Bosserman, Emma		2	F		IL			May	Scarlet fever		2	Nixon
Bostler, Thompson	60	M	W	PA	Blacksmith	Dec	Heart disease		13	Clintonia
Botkin, David J		28	M	M	IL	Farmer		Sep	Typhoid fever		28	Texas
Bowles, Jessie		2	F		IL			Feb 19	Diptheria		2	Tunbridge
Brown, Eva C		21	F		IL	At home		Aug	Inflammation of stomach	12	Nixon
Buchanan, Edna P	1	F		IL			May	Lung fever		1	Santa Anna
Burns, Emma J		31	F	D	IL	Seamstress	Nov	Consumption		31	Clintonia
Burns, Francis		9m	M		IL			Sep 9	Cholera			9m	Tunbridge
Carey, Elizabeth	63	F	M	OH	Housekeeper	Mar	Pneumonia fever		14	Harp
Clifton, Infant		2m	M		IL			Mar 16	Meningitis		2m	Tunbridge
Clifton, Laura B	18	F		IL			Jun 26	Typhoid fever			Tunbridge
Cokely, Eliz		63	F	M	IL			Mar	Pneumonia			DeWitt
Conroy, Mary E		5m	F		IL				Lung fever			Wilson
Converse, John		67	M	M	MA	Shoemaker	May	Senile Gangrene		16	Clintonia
Cooper, Sarah E		27	F	M	OH	Housekeeper	Sep	Typhoid Fever		26	Tunbridge
Davis, Mary		69	F	W	VA			Feb	Heart Disease		10	Wapella
Day, John		63	M	M	KY	Farmer		Aug	Consumption		40	Creek
Deeter, Mary		55	F	M	MD	Housekeeper	Sep	Consumption		6	Creek
Dement			1d	M		IL			May	Stillborn			Creek
Deneen, John		26	M		MA	Farmer		Jan	Lockjaw			15	Barnett
Donavan, Timothy	45	M	W	IR	Farmer		May	Congestion of Lungs	12	Creek
Downing, Infant		1d	M		IL			May	Premature		1	Wapella
Downing, Laura L	1	F		IL			Feb	Whooping cough		1	Wapella
Duyer, Wm		18	M		IL	Laborer		May	Inf of the bowels	1	Wilson
Eaton, Wm		92	M	W	NC	Retired MerchantMar	Old age-general debility	Clintonia
Ewing, John		2	M		IL			Oct	Diphtheria		1	Harp
Farris, Infant		4m	M		IL			Jan	Diptheria		4m	Tunbridge
Farris, Infant		4m	F		IL			Jan	Disease of the lungs	4m	Tunbridge
Fisher, Jane		37	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	Apr	Consumption		14	Clintonia
Franklin		2d	M		IL			Aug	Cyanosis		Creek
Fredrickson, L H	21	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	Aug 21	Typhoid fever		21	Tunbridge
Freemont, Ora		5m	F		IL			May	Hydrocephalus		5m	Clintonia
Freemont, Orrie		6m	F		IL			Feb	Congestion of lungs	2m	Tunbridge
Fruit, Susan A		47	F		VA	Housekeeper	Jan 16	Internal cancer		7	Tunbridge
Gahgan, Julia		59	F	W	IR	Housekeeper	Jul	Paralysis		15	Clintonia
Gambrel, Anna		32	F	M	IL			Jun	Sore Mouth		25	Waynesville
Gash, Anna		22	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	Jan	Typhoid pneumonia	22	Texas
Gideon, George		92	M	W	MD	Retired farmer	May	Bronchitis-Catarrhal	35	Clintonia
Goodpasture, Mina	1d	F		IL			Mar	Premature birth			Creek
Gore, Amanda		35	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	May	Dropsy 			8	DeWitt
Graham			1d	M	IL				Aug	Not known			Creek
Green, Jacob W R	30	M		OH	Invalid		Jul	Epilepsy			Clintonia
Greene, Timothy		44	M	M	IR	Farmer		Apr	Liver complaint		20	Wapella
Hall			1d	F		IL			Oct	Stillborn			Creek
Hall			1d	M		IL			Nov	Stillborn			Creek
Hall, Darius		80	M	M	KY	Miller		Oct	Kidnery disease		30	Clintonia
Hall, Milton		10d	M		IL			Dec	Spasms				Creek
Hall, Sarah		18	F	M	OH	Housekeeper	Oct	Puerperal convulsions	1	Creek
Hanley, Infant		1d	M		IL			Jan	Premature		1	Wapella
Hardesty		1/2h	F		IL			Mar	Debility			Nixon
Harris, Edwin		5	M		IL			Sep	Dipthera		2	Wapella
Harris, Warren		1	M		IL			Aug	Dipthera		2	Wapella
Henderson, Infant	2d	F		IL			Feb 27	Disease unknown			Tunbridge
Hoit, William J		54	M	W	OH	Farmer		Sep	Pneumonia		10	Wapella
Hume, Stephen B		46	M	D	IL	Farmer		Jun	Epilepsy		20	Wapella
Hurley, John		52	M	M	OH	Farmer		Sep	Chol. Morbus		48	Santa Anna
Infant			1m	F		IL			Feb	Inflamation of brain		DeWitt
Irving, Israel		86	M	M	NJ	Retired farmer	May	Old age-general debility15	Clintonia
Ives, Ella W		2	F		IL			Sep	Diptherea		2	Wapella
Johnson, Aarchie	7m	M		IL			Dec	Croup			7m	Santa Anna
Johnson, F		76	F	W	VT	Housekeeper	Aug	Poison-opium eating	15	Clintonia
Johnson, Hannah		58	F	M	NY	Housekeeper	Nov	Typhoid malaria		7	Texas
Kelsey, Julia		64	F		IL			Feb	Spine Disease			Wilson
Kinary, John		21	M		IR	Laborer		May	Phthius Pulmonary	3m	Clintonia
Kindrich, Thomas	1m	M		IL			Jan	Erysipelas		1m	Nixon
King			9d	M		IL			Oct	Convolutions		9d	Harp
King, Daniel		77	M	W	IL			Mar	Fall on ice & old age	40	Wilson
Lane, David K		2	M		IL			Feb	Pneumonia		2	Barnett
Lane, Sidney C		56	F	W	KY			Nov	Cancer			45	Barnett
Lappin, William		52	M	M	OH	Farmer		Sep	Thrown from wagon	23	Rutledge
Leary, Hannah		9	F		IL			Jul	Diptherea		9	Wapella
Lingle, Jonah		56	M	M	OH	Farmer		Jan	Congestion of stomach	26	Texas
Martin, George F	5m	M		IL			Oct	Congestion of lungs	5m	Wapella
Martin, Kate		26	F	M	IR	Housekeeper	Jan	Disease of lungs	9	Wapella
Martin, Rebecca		83	F	M	VA			Feb	Neuralga & Dropsey	37	Wapella
McClellen, Babe		6m	M		IL			Feb	Croup				Waynesville
McCord, Wm Y		63	M	M	TN	Farmer		Jan	S. Cord. disease	44	Santa Anna
McGrath, James		35	M	M				Feb	Congestion of the brain		Wilson
McHenry, Melsenia	37	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	Mar	Pneumonia		15	Clintonia
McLaughlin, Margaret	84	F	W	KY	Housekeeper	Jun	Lung disease		4	Creek
Mears, Sarah		80	F	W	GA			Feb	Congestion of lungs	6	Santa Anna
Meriman, Elizabeth	19	F		IR	Housekeeper	Jun	Consumption		7	Wilson
Merrifield, Alpha	39	F	M	IL			Feb	Pneumonia			DeWitt
Merrifield, Melissa	30	F	M	IL	Housekeeper	Mar	Lung fever		30	Wilson
Miller, Edna		19	F		OH	At home		Jun	Scarlet fever		15	Creek
Miller, Laura Bell	23	F	M	IL			Jan	Result from confinement		Barnett
Molson, Lydia F		29	F		IL	Dressmaker	Apr	Consumption		29	Clintonia
Moore, A W		52	M	M	IL	Notary Public	Sep	Lung disease		15	Nixon
Moore, Delly May	6m	F		IL			Apr	Brain fever		3m	Wapella
Moore, Joseph		75	M		KY	Retired farmer	Nov	Apoplexy		15	Clintonia
Morse, Nancy		46	F	M	OH	Housekeeper	Oct	Inflammation of brain	25	Barnett
Myers, Inez		6	F		IL			Apr	Measles			6	DeWitt
Neal, Joseph M		8m	M		IL			May	Measles			8m	Santa Anna
Neal, Rachael		51	F		IL			Mar	Pheumonia			Tunbridge
Nelson, Lizzie H	7	F		IL			Aug	Tub. Meningitus		7	Wapella
Nichols, Babe		2m	M		IL			Oct	Croup				Waynesville
Nixon, George		52	M	M	OH	Farmer		Jul	Diabetis		30	DeWitt
Obrion, Thomas		38	M	M	IR	Farmer		May	Stomach Disease		19	Santa Anna
Parker, Andrew		65	M	M	VA	Farmer		Jul	Nervous exhaustion		DeWitt
Percy, Sylvanus		55	M	M	OH	Retired farmer	Sep	Consumption		20	Clintonia
Phares, Loy		1m	F		IL			Mar	Smothered		1m	Clintonia
Philips, William	63	M	W	OH	Invalid		Aug	Dropsy				Clintonia
Piatt, Laura R		14	F		IL			Oct	Diphtheria		14	Barnett
Polin, Wm		2	M		IL			Sep	Chol infantum		2	DeWitt
Pollock, Joseph		68	M	M	KY	Farmer		Dec	Lung fever		40	Barnett
Potter, Nelley M	1	F		IL			Feb	Typhus malarel fever	1	Wapella
Pryer, Frances		32	F	M	OH			May	Phthisis		9	Santa Anna
Rackham, Stella M	1	F		IL			Mar	Entristis		1	Clintonia
Rathbun, Ella		3	M		IL			Nov	Scarlet fever		3	Santa Anna
Rathbun, Ona		5	F		IL			Nov	Scarlet fever		5	Santa Anna
Ray, Jon		19	M		IL			Dec	Lung disease			Wilson
Ricks, Wm B		62	M	W	NC			Jun	Bilious fever			Clintonia
Robbins, Nella		2m	F		IL			Feb	Congestion of lungs	2m	Tunbridge
Rucker, Geo Fletcher	11m	M		IL			Jul 3	Gastritis		11m	Tunbridge
Ryan, Jane B		54	F	M	IR	Housekeeper	Jun	Consumption		23	Wapella
Sackett, Ida F		8	F		IL			Dec	Gastritis		8	Clintonia
Sayers, Wattie		4	F		OH			Mar 	Disease of the brain	1	Santa Anna
Scott, Franklin W	3	M		IL			Oct	Diptherea		3	Wapella
Scott, Infant		0	M		IL			Aug	Premature		4h	Wapella
Scott, John W		19	M		IL	Laborer		Jan 8	White swelling			Tunbridge
Secrist, Absolem R	32	M	M	MO			Feb	Consumption			Waynesville
Seger, Laura J		10m	F		IL			Aug	Flux			10m	Harp
Sessions, Bessions	1	F		IL			May	Inflamation of bowels	1	Waynesville
Sessions, Guy		3	M		IL			Apr	Typhoid pneumonia	3	Waynesville
Sheets, Jane		34	F	M	IN			Apr	Typhoid penumonia	23	Waynesville
Shepherd, Willie A	7m	M		IL			Hydrocephalus			7m	Clintonia
Smith, Lee		1m	M		IL			Mar	Erysipelas		4m	Santa Anna
Smith, Thomas C		38	M	M	IN	Farmer		Sep	Consumption		24	Texas
Stansberry, Charles	21	M		IL	Farmer		May	Drowned			21	Santa Anna
Steel, Charles		1	M		IL			Mar	Bronchitis		1	Nixon
Stewart, Ellen		4m	F		IL			Jul 27	Cholera				Tunbridge
Stone			1/2h	M		IL			Nov	Premature birth		1/2h	Clintonia
Story, Lucy		18	F		IL			Dec	Inf. of brain		1	Waynesville
Swearingen, Eligah W	56	M	M	KY	Farmer		Mar	Bladder disease		52	Wapella
Teurney, Michael J	6m	M		IL			Feb	Catarrh fever		6m	Harp
Thompson		5d	M		IL			Jul	Not known			Creek
Troxell, Elizabeth	64	F		IL	Housekeeper	Oct	Angina			52	Wapella
Tuggle			23d	F		IL			Apr	Congestion of the brain	23d	Harp
Tuggle, Elvin		1	M		IL			Apr	Inflammation brain	1	Harp
Tuggle, Rolley		1	M		IL			Sep	Convulsions			DeWitt
Turner, George A	1	M		IL			Feb	Congestion of the brain		Wilson
Vannote, S		44	M	M	NJ	Farmer		Feb	Pneumonia		3	DeWitt
Vannote, Susan D	58	F	M	KY	Housekeeper	Jun	Consumption		38	Santa Anna
VanTrus, Francis	4	M		IL			Aug	Membranous croup	4	Nixon
Waller, Loyd L		3	M		IL			Jul	Congestion of brain	3	Waynesville
Weslake, Mary J		34	F	W	OH	Housekeeper	Sep	Typhoid fever		1	Harp
Wharton, Henry		28	M	M	EN	Physician	Apr	Apoplexy		9	Santa Anna
Whitaker, Thada		1	F		IL			Jan	Pneumonia		1	Santa Anna
Wilson, Charles		1m	M		IL			Oct	Consumpted		1m	DeWitt
Wilson, Martha		33	F	M	IL	Housekeeping	Oct	Consumpted		33	DeWitt
Winslow, Jeremiah	55	M	M	NY	Farmer		Sep	Lung disease		30	Nixon
Wolsh, Mary A		20	F	M	NY	Housekeeper	Jan	Childbed fever		15	Wilson
Yates, Amos		3m	M		IL			Oct	Croup				Santa Anna
Zorger, Eliz		22	F		IL			Jan	Bronchitis			Nixon

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