Transcript:United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule/Kansas/McPherson/Gypsum Creek

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United States Census Schedule

Schedule
No. 1—Population
Enumerator(s)
L. N. Holmburg
Film number(s)
NARA Roll M593-439
FHL 545938
Description

This is the enumeration of Gypsum Creek Township in McPherson County, Kansas.

The Page column of the table includes two items transcribed from the 1870 census schedules. The first number is the hand-written page number which begins with 1 on the first page of each civil division. The second number is the folio number which appears on the recto of each bound folio page.

Column descriptions will be displayed on mouseover of each column number. Any text not transcribed or unreadable may appear as simply "~".


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Column headings

1 Dwelling-houses, numbered in the order of visitation.
2 Families, numbered in the order of visitation.
3 The name of every person whose place of abode on the first day of June, 1870, was in this family.
4 Age at last birth-day. If under 1 year, give months in fractions, thus, 3/12.
5 Sex.—Males (M.), Females (F.)
6 Color.—White (W.), Black (B.), Mulatto (M.), Chinese (C.), Indian (I.)
7 Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each person, male or female.
8 Value of Real Estate. Value of Real Estate owned.
9 Value of Personal Estate.
10 Place of Birth, naming State or Territory of U. S.; or the Country, if of foreign birth.
11 Father of foreign birth. Parentage.
12 Mother of foreign birth.
13 If born within the year, state month (Jan., Feb., &c.)
14 If married within the year, state month (Jan., Feb., &c.)
15 Attended school within the year.
16 Cannot read. Education.
17 Cannot write.
18 Whether deaf and dumb, blind, insane, or idiotic.
19 Male Citizens of U. S. of 21 years of age and upwards. Constitutional Relations.
20 Male Citizens of U. S. of 21 years of age and upwards, where right to vote is denied or abridged on other grounds than rebellion or other crime.

Notes

Inquiries numbered 7, 16, and 17 are not to be asked in respect to infants. Inquiries numbered 11, 12, 15, 16, 17, 19, and 20 are to be answered (if at all) merely by an affirmative mark, as /.

Schedules

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Post Office: Sweadal Schedule 1.—Inhabitants in Gypsum Creek Township, in the County of McPherson, State of Kansas,
enumerated by me on the 16th day of June, 1870. L. N. Holmburg, Ass't Marshal.
Page Line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
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1 1 1 Tolle John J. 24 M W Farmer 640 Kentucky / / /
2 — Locinda L. 29 F W keeping house Kentucky / /
3 2 2 — Henry B. 27 M W Farmer 1600 400 Kentucky / / /
4 — Sara F. D. 27 F W keeping house Kentucky / /
5 3 Snoddy Virgil A. 25 M W Farmer 600 Kentucky / / /
6 3 4 Tolle Joseph T. 36 M W Farmer 2500 2500 Kentucky / / /
7 — Martha J. 32 F W keeping house Kentucky / /
8 — Mary E. 11 F W At home Kentucky / /
9 — Robert S. 8 M W Kentucky
10 — Lovie J. 6 F W Indiana
11 5 Fraiseur Francis M. 22 M W Laborer Illinois / / /
12 4 6 Hall Jefferson 60 M W Farmer 350 115 Kentucky / / /
13 — Rebecka 42 F W keeping house Kentucky /
14 — Malcom M 14 M W At home Kentucky /
15 — Bettie 12 F W Kentucky /
16 — Caleb 10 M W Kentucky /
17 — Joshua 8 M W Kentucky
18 — Jordan 6 M W Kentucky
19 5 7 Jones Stephens 38 M W Farmer 800 200 Nova Scotia / / / / /
20 6 8 Tolle Jewell L. 37 M W Farmer 700 150 Kentucky / / /
21 — Mary 32 F W keeping house Kentucky / /
22 — Julia A. 10 F W At home Kentucky
23 — Laura J 8 F W Kentucky
24 — Louisa B 6 F W Kentucky
25 — Samuel F. 3 M W Kentucky
26 7 9 Tolle Samuel F. 20 M W Farmer 800 175 Kentucky / /
27 10 Nickols Thomas J. 26 M W Farmer 650 125 Kentucky / / /
28 Lucinda J. 32 F W keeping house Kentucky / /
29 Lela F 2 F W Kentucky
30 Mary L. 1 F W Kentucky
31 Slaughter John 34 M W Housebuilder 300 Michigan / / /
32 8 11 Patten Benjamin F. 50 M W Housebuilder 300 Maine / / /
33 12 Mammel John 29 M W Farmer 150 250 Michigan / / /
34 13 McCarty Napoleon 45 M W Farmer 500 250 New York / / /
35 9 14 Poole Henry 24 M W Farmer 400 New York / / /
36 10 15 Thompson Fred 38 M W Farmer 700 350 Norway / / / / /
37 — Martha 38 F W keeping house Norway / / / /
38 Johnson Tufe 24 M W Boarder Norway / / / / /
39 11 16 Collier Mark M. 39 M W Farmer 450 Maine / / /
40 Dahlin Peter 26 M W Farm laborer Sweden / / / /

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Post Office: Sweadal Schedule 1.—Inhabitants in Gypsum Creek Township, in the County of McPherson, State of Kansas,
enumerated by me on the 17th day of June, 1870. L. N. Holmburg, Ass't Marshal.
Page Line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
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1 12 17 Coats Nathan 35 M W Farmer 450 675 Indiana / / /
2 — Orilla 33 F W keeping house Indiana / /
3 — Sara E. 13 F W At home Iowa / /
4 — Mary E. 12 F W Iowa / /
5 — Ladia E. 9 F W Indiana /
6 — Thomas R 7 M W Indiana
7 — Armilla J. 5 F W Indiana
8 — Nora M. 3 F W Indiana
9 not named Boy 1/365 M W Tweens Nebraska
10 not named Girl 4/365 F W Nebraska
11 13 18 Haggatt Isaac 25 M W Farmer 1600 650 Illinois / / /
12 — Susan 23 F W keeping house New York /
13 — Eliha F 2 M W Kansas
14 — Victoria H. 7/12 F W Kansas
15 19 Wickersham Philip 25 M W 450 400 Ohio / / /
16 14 20 Reese Sandford 31 M W Farmer 1600 205 New York / / /
17 — Gillard A 9 M W Ohio /
18 — Lowell 23 M W Farmer 1600 330 Wisconsin / / /
19 15 21 Simcox Benjamin 39 M W Farmer 500 300 Ohio / / /
20 — Emeline 34 F W keeping house Ohio / /
21 — Cilia A. 14 F W At home Ohio / /
22 — Wealthy C. 12 F W Ohio /
23 — Ethel E. 6 F W Ohio
24 — Orvett H. 3 M W Ohio
25 — Clarence D. 2 M W Ohio
26 22 Miller Solomon E. 31 M W Farmer 400 130 Ohio / / /
27 — Malina 26 F W keeping house Ohio / /
28 — Lyman L. 6 M W Ohio
29 — Eva R. 3 F W Ohio
30 16 23 Dien Fredrik 47 M W Farmer 350 Switzerland /
31 — Elisabeth 34 F W keeping house Switzerland
32 — Albert 1 M W Kansas
33 17 24 Green William 22 M W Farmer 1000 450 Ohio / / /
34 Biggford Orion 22 M W Laborer 400 Wisconsin / / /
35 Nelson Seven 28 M W Farmer 500 Sweden / / / / /
36 Hedstrom John P. 30 M W Farmer 600 225 Sweden / / / / /
37 — Nils 25 M W Farmer 600 Sweden / / / / /
38 18 25 Roblee Thomas R 24 M W Farmer 450 150 Wisconsin / / /
39 19 26 Green Alexander 28 M W Farmer 850 Ohio / / /
40 Tenstrom Nils 25 M W Farm laborer 375 Sweden / / / / /

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Post Office: Sweadal Schedule 1.—Inhabitants in Gypsum Creek Township, in the County of McPherson, State of Kansas,
enumerated by me on the 18th day of June, 1870. L. N. Holmburg, Ass't Marshal.
Page Line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
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1 20 27 Leikel 30 M W Farmer 400 Wurtenburg / / / / /
2 Green Elisabeth 20 F W house keeper Ohio / /
3 21 28 Cockrell Bluford 27 M W Cattle dealer 12000 Missouri / / /
4 Martin Thomas J. 26 M W Stock Raiser 150 Georgia / / /
5 Chilton Mattie W 18 M W Cattle herder 180 Arkansas / /
6 Scott Jacob 45 M W " " 115 Illinois / / /
7 Hoe William 19 M W " " Kentucky / /
8 Moore Henry C. 24 M W " " 110 Texas / / /
9 Baker John 28 M W " " Missouri / / /
10 McLarer Lee 23 M W " " 120 Tennesee / / /
11 Blanton Buck 23 M W " " 130 Texas / / /
12 Hill Henry C. 22 M W " " Lousiana / / /
13 Hover Frank 27 M W Cook Tennesee /
14 Gosero Casimer 27 M W Cattle herder Texas / / /
15 Blanton Jake 18 M W " " Texas
16 29 Burleson Joseph 50 M W Cattle dealer 2500 Illinois / / /
17 22 30 True Abraham 30 M W " " 17284 Illinois / / /
18 Goss John 22 M W Cattle raiser 150 Texas / /
19 Sheskey Edward 20 M W Cattle herder 150 Dresden / /
20 Walker Henry 25 M B " " Mississippi /
21 Donnell James 22 M B " " North Carolina /
22 31 Tuttle Charles W 22 M W " " 110 Texas / / /
23 Moore William B 21 M W " " North Carolina / / /
24 Miller Allen 26 M B " " Texas /
25 32 Burlson Murry 20 M W Cattle dealer 8000 Texas / /
26 Roberts Simon 18 M B Cattle herder Texas /
27 Purifoy John 22 M W " " Arkansas / / /
28 33 Cardwell Richard H. 24 M W Stock dealer 15000 Tennesee / / /
29 Kelly Robert P. 25 M W " " Texas / / /
30 Mole Henry F. 20 M W Laborer Texas / /
31 Hughes James 21 M W Laborer Arkansas / / /
32 Kopanhaver John 19 M W Laborer Texas / /
33 Tabor Jacob 20 M B Laborer Texas
34 Cardwell Charles 21 M B Laborer Tennesee /
35 Darrah George 20 M B Laborer Arkansas
36 Searles Peter 18 M B Laborer Missouri
37 Augustine Joseph 24 M W Laborer Mexico / /
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