1870 Federal Census of Quincy Township,

Adams County Wisconsin, June 1870

Post Office Quincy


Source: National Archives (AGLL) Microcopy No. 653 Roll 1399, Wisconsin, Vol. 1 (1-463).
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Transcribed by Robert Schieber

1870 Federal Census of Quincy Township, Adams County Wisconsin
Number Name Age Gender Occupation Property Value Personal Property Value Place of Birth Notes
1-1 COOK William 27 M Farmer 200 300 NY American citizen
1-1 Mary 26 F Keeping house - - NY Cannot read or write
1-1 Mary E 7 F Attending school - - WI -
1-1 William E 5 M Attending school - - WI -
1-1 Malvina N 2 F - - - WI -
1-1 John F 1 M - - - WI -
2-2 AVERY Miles 51 M Farmer 1000 500 MA American citizen
2-2 Mary 40 F Keeping house - - NY -
2-2 Emma 18 F House work - - WI -
2-2 John & Sam 16 M Farm laborer - - WI (Twins) was written off to side
2-2 Frank 14 M Farm laborer - - WI -
2-2 Joel 8 M Attending school - - WI -
2-2 Henry 4 M Attending school - - WI -
2-2 Etta 2 F - - - WI -
3-3 LUMBY William 39 M Farmer 100 200 NY American citizen Cannot read or write
3-3 Celinda 27 F Keeping house - - NY -
3-3 Albert 14 M Attending school - - WI -
3-3 Florence 12 F Attending school - - WI -
3-3 Orrin G 4 M - - - WI -
3-3 George 2 M - - - WI -
3-3 Jane 1 mo. F - - - WI Jane was born in April 1870
4-4 WOOD Albert 65 M Farmer 3000 1000 ME American citizen
4-4 Sarah 67 F Keeping house - - ME -
5-5 WOOD Amertia 26 F Keeping house - - Canada West -
5-5 Milton 9 M Attending school - - WI -
5-5 Jennie 7 F Attending school - - WI -
5-5 Howell 4 M - - - WI -
6-6 WILSON Godfrey 65 M Farmer 600 400 NY American citizen
6-6 Hannah 46 F Keeping house - - NY -
6-6 George 20 M Domestic Servant - - NY Cannot read or write
6-6 David 18 M Attending School - - NY -
6-6 Lester 16 M Attending school - - NY Cannot read or write
6-6 Albert 14 M Attending school - - NY -
6-6 Jasper 11 M Attending school - - NY -
6-6 Jane 8 F Attending school - - NY -
7-7 TRUMBLE Simon 46 M Farmer 1500 400 VT American citizen
7-7 Helen 40 F Keeping house - - OH -
7-7 Josephine 22 F Keeping house - - WI -
7-7 James W 19 M Working on farm - - WI -
7-7 Seely H 16 M Working on farm - - WI -
7-7 Grant 2 M - - - WI -
8-8 KINGSBURY H. W. 49 M Farmer 2000 25 CT American citizen
8-8 Frank 22 M Farmer - - WI American citizen
8-8 Edwin H 14 M Farmer - - WI -
8-8 Arthur 11 M Attending school - - WI -
8-8 Albert 10 M Attending school - - WI -
8-8 WILDIN Delia 31 F Keeping house - - NY -
9-9 ROUNDS Miranda 39 F Keeping house 150 - Canada west -
9-9 Ruby 15 F Attending school - - PA -
9-9 CHASE David 27 M Domestic servant - - PA American citizen
9-9 Sarah 22 F Keeping house - - OH -
9-9 Elmira 6 F Attending school - - WI -
9-9 Emma 2 F - - - WI -
10-10 WOOD Benjamin 62 M Farmer 800 300 ME American citizen
10-10 Abigail 61 F Keeping house - - ME -
10-10 Emma 15 F Attending school - - WI -
11-11 PISHEON Jefferson 27 M Farmer 2500 300 ME American citizen
11-11 Sarah 21 F Keeping house - - PA -
11-11 Ada 2 mo F - - - WI Born in April of 1870
11-11 INMAN Sarah 29 F Keeping house - - ME -
11-11 Berty 4 M - - - WI -
12-12 McCAUSTLAND John 28 M Farmer 500 100 Ireland American citizen
12-12 Josephine 23 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
12-12 Wallis (Wallace) 1 M - - - WI -
13-13 YOUNG Samuel 24 M Farmer 2500 700 New Brunswick American citizen
13-13 Sarah 21 F Keeping house - - CT -
13-13 Edward D 5 mo M - - WI Born in December
14-14 YOUNG Daniel 67 M Mail Carrier - - ME American citizen
14-14 Catharine 52 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
15-15 McCaustland James 47 M Farmer 2000 400 Ireland American citizen
15-15 Luannie 29 F Keeping house - - NY -
15-15 Elmor(e) 6 M Attending school - - WI -
15-15 Sherman E 2 M - - - WI -
15-15 Edetta 7 mo F - - - WI Born in October of 1869
16-16 McCaustland Samuel 30 M Farmer 1000 175 Ireland American citizen
16-16 Helen W 23 F Keeping house - - NY -
16-16 Helen V 2 F - - - WI -
16-16 Martha A 7 mo F - - - WI Born in October of 1869
17-17 FEIGLE John 45 M Farmer 3000 1300 Wuertemburg Germany American citizen
17-17 Treasa 43 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
17-17 Mena 18 F Weaver - - WI -
17-17 George 16 M Attending school - - WI -
17-17 William 13 M Attending school - - WI -
17-17 Fred 11 M Attending school - - WI -
17-17 Charles 8 M Attending school - - WI -
17-17 Frank 3 M - - - WI -
18-18 ROBERTS Charles 27 M River Man 600 - NH American Citizen
18-18 Martha 25 F Keeping house - - CT -
18 18 Lula S 3 F - - - WI -
18 18 William 2 M - - - WI -
18 18 Ruth L 50 F Keeping house - - NH -
18 18 Lizzie 14 F Attending school - - WI -
18 18 STOCKING Fred 10 M Attending school - - WI -
19 19 YOUNG Hugh 30 M Farmer 400 800 New Brunswick American Citizen
19 19 Emeline 31 F Keeping house - - OH -
19 19 Ellsworth 8 M Attending school - - WI -
19 19 William 7 M Attending school - - WI -
19 19 Ortiz 5 M Attending school - - WI -
19 19 Halbert C 3 M - - - WI -
19 19 Deloss 2 M - - - WI -
20 20 WOODRUFF Martin 40 M Farmer 1200 400 CT American citizen
20 20 Mary 30 F Keeping house - - NH -
20 20 Maria 1 F - - - WI -
20 20 CHASE Alvin 11 M Attending school - - WI -
20 20 George 9 M Attending school - - WI -
20 20 Samuel 7 M Attending school - - WI -
21 21 MARSH James Jr 29 M Farmer 500 400 NY American citizen
21 21 Esther 24 F Keeping house - - ME -
21 21 Lucy 2 F - - - WI -
21 21 James A 5 mo M - - - WI Born in January 1870
22 22 TARBOX Bertha 57 F Carries on Farm 600 100 ME -
22 22 Dana 25 M Farmer - - ME American citizen
23 23 CASTLE Michael 50 M Farmer 2000 500 Ire Amer Citizen Cannot read or write
23 23 Catherine 53 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
23 23 Michael Jr 23 M Farmer - - WI American Citizen
23 23 Selia 13 F Attending school - - WI -
24 24 DARLING Daniel 68 M Farmer 1000 - NY -
24 24 Ellen 45 F Keeping house - - OH -
24 24 Beuna Vista 10 M At school - - WI Child by Former wife
24 24 Vilon 6 F At school - - WI Child by former wife
25 25 MOREHOUSE David 27 M Farmer 2000 200 VT American citizen
25 25 Sarah 25 F Keeping house - - IL -
25 25 Henry 6 M At school - - WI -
25 25 William 3 M - - - WI -
25 25 Elenor 6 mo F - - - WI Born in December of 1869
25 25 Amy 23 F Keeping house - - IL Brothers widow
25 25 Orrin 5 M - - - WI -
25 25 Lena or Lana 3 F - - - WI -
25 25 Clara 7 mo F - - - WI Born in November of 1869
26 26 DITTMANN Clauz or Claus 65 M Farmer 500 1100 Denmark American citizen
26 26 Hannah 70 F Keeping house - - Denmark -
26 26 Henry 6 mo M - - - WI Born in December of 1869
27 27 STYER Peter 66 M Farmer 1000 250 Holland American citizen Cannot write
27 27 Mary 49 F Keeping house - - Holland Cannot write
27 27 Laney 16 F Attending school - - WI -
27 27 Sarah 10 F Attending school - - WI -
27 27 Jennie 10 F Attending school - - WI -
27 27 Louis 6 M Attending school - - WI -
28 28 MARSH James 55 M Farmer 200 400 NY American citizen
28 28 Martha 50 F Keeping house - - NY -
28 28 Harris 21 M Farmer - - NY American citizen
28 28 John 13 M Attending school - - NY -
28 28 Charles 10 M Attending school - - WI -
29 29 STEFFIUZ?? Ludwick 60 M Farmer 1500 400 Hesse American citizen
29 29 Mena 60 F Keeping house - - Hesse -
29 29 John 22 M Farmer - - WI American citizen
30 30 REINE Joseph 51 M Farmer 1000 300 Prussia American citizen
30 30 Theresa 42 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
30 30 Theresia 17 F Attending school - - Prussia -
30 30 Katy 14 F Attending school - - NY -
30 30 Joseph 11 M Attending school - - NY -
30 30 Lena 8 F Attending school - - NY -
30 30 John 6 M Attending school - - NY -
30 30 Louis 3 M - - - NY -
30 30 Mary 6 mo F - - - WI Born in November of 1869
31 31 BURMISTEN Fred 30 M Farmer 500 400 Denmark American citizen
31 31 Catharine 21 F Keeping house - - Baden -
31 31 Mina 8 mo F - - - WI Born in September of 1869
31 31 SMITHERS Purnell 69 M Farmer - - MA American citizen
32 32 LOVELL William 56 M Farmer 800 300 MA American citizen
32 32 June 56 F Keeping house - - CT -
32 32 Letta 16 F Attending school - - MA -
32 32 McCAUSTLAND John E 18 M Farmer - - Ireland Married May of 1870
32 32 Jennie E 18 F Keeping house - - MA Married May of 1870
32 32 MATTERSON Charles 8 M - - WI -
33 33 DITTBURNEN Fred 38 M Farmer 400 300 Prussia American citizen
33 33 Lena 26 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
33 33 Mary 9 F Attending school - - WI -
33 33 Augusta 7 F Attending school - - WI -
33 33 Louis 5 M Attending school - - WI -
33 33 Fanny 3 F - - - WI -
33 33 Minnie 1 F - - - WI -
33 33 FISHER August 32 M Farmer - - Prussia American Citizen
33 33 Amelia 31 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
33 33 Frank 6 M At school - - Prussia -
33 33 Amy 3 F - - - Prussia -
34 34 DEWING Melvin 37 M Farmer - - NY American Citizen
34 34 Amanda 31 F Keeping house - - NY -
34 34 Clifton 13 M Attending school - - WI -
34 34 Bell 11 F Attending school - - WI -
34 34 Orton 8 M Attending school - - WI -
34 34 Halbert 3 M - - - WI -
35 35 NILES Stillman 53 M Farmer 4000 1500 NH American citizen
35 35 Charlotte 48 F Keeping house - - CT -
36 36 NILES William 56 M Farmer 1400 600 NH American citizen
36 36 Jane 55 F Keeping house - - NH -
36 36 Royal 24 M Farmer - - CT American citizen
36 36 Lewis H 22 M Farmer - - CT American citizen
36 36 Charlotte 16 F Attending school - - CT -
36 36 WOODRUFF Thomas 29 M Farmer - 400 OH American citizen
36 36 DEPARTLEY Louis 26 M Farmer - - Canada west American citizen
37 37 SMITH John H 29 M Lumberman 600 - OH American citizen
37 37 Maria 25 F Keeping house - - VT -
37 37 Lucy 6 F Attending school - - WI -
37 37 Maria 3 F - - - WI -
37 37 Jennie 1 F - - - WI -
38 38 NILES W. D. 32 M Lumberman - 500 NH American citizen
38 38 Maria 27 F Keeping house - - New Brunswick -
38 38 Amasa? 4 M - - - WI -
38 38 Bertie 2 F - - - WI -
39 39 LYON John 25 M Lumberman 300 200 Ireland American citizen
39 39 Margaret 27 F Keeping house - - Canada east -
39 39 Alice 5 F - - - WI -
39 39 Elizabeth 3 F - - - WI -
39 39 Maggie 1 F - - - WI -
40 40 McBRIDE Hugh 30 M Farmer 300 150 Ireland American citizen
40 40 Catharine 24 F Keeping house - - WI -
40 40 Catharine E 5 F At school - - WI -
40 40 Matthew 3 M - - - WI -
40 40 Mary 1 F - - - WI -
41 41 COOK John 32 M Farmer 300 300 NY American citizen
41 41 Margaret 27 F Keeping house - - PA -
41 41 Fred 7 M At school - - WI -
42 42 COOK John B 80 M Farmer - - England -
42 42 Sarah 68 F Keeping house - - England -
43 43 McCAUSTLAND Thomas 43 M Farmer 300 600 Ireland American citizen
43 43 Mary 34 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
43 43 Elizabeth 15 F At school - - PA -
43 43 BATES Rosewell 19 M At school - - Ireland -
44 44 McCAUSTLAND William 53 M Farmer 2000 700 Ireland American citizen
44 44 Mary 50 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
44 44 William 25 M Riverman 400 - Ireland American citizen
44 44 Thomas L 24 M Riverman 300 100 Ireland American citizen
44 44 Mary 16 F Attending school - - PA -
44 44 Benny 14 M Attending school - - WI -
44 44 Emily 12 F Attending school - - WI -
44 44 Priscilla 10 F Attending school - - WI -
44 44 Robert 45 M Farmer 400 600 Ireland American citizen
45 45 GREENWOOD Leonard 49 M Farmer 1500 500 ME American citizen
45 45 Martha 45 F Keeping house - - ME -
45 45 Leonard B 18 M Attending school - - ME -
45 45 Albert H 15 M Attending school - - MA -
45 45 Walter R 2 M - - - WI -
45 45 Thomas 76 M Carpenter - 700 MA American citizen
45 45 FROST Lillia 18 F Domestic servant - - WI -
46 46 McCAUSTLAND Samuel 38 M Farmer 2000 400 Ireland American citizen
46 46 Isabella 36 F Keeping house - - Ireland -
46 46 James 10 M Attending school - - PA -
46 46 Amena 8 F Attending school - - WI -
46 46 William 3 M - - - WI -
46 46 Lizzie 6 mo F - - - WI Born in December of 1869
47 47 KEESLING Fred 43 Farmer 150 260 Mecklinburg American citizen
47 47 Wilhelmina 40 F - - - Prussia -
47 47 BRIEGEN Albert 11 M Attending school - - Mecklinburg -
48 48 WETENNIAU John 38 M Blacksmith 200 100 Prussia American citizen
48 48 Lena 35 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
48 48 Charles 10 M Attending school - - Prussia -
48 48 Amy 6 F Attending school - - Prussia -
48 48 SMITH Charles 65 M Shoemaker - 100 Prussia American citizen who cannot vote
48 48 Lena 63 F Keeping house - - Prussia -
49 49 BERRY Stiles 49 M Farmer 4500 2000 NY American citizen
49 49 Celia V 45 F Keeping house - - NY -
49 49 Erwin E 23 M Farmer - - NY American citizen
50 50 ILLEGIBLE John G 33 M Farmer 800 400 NY American citizen
50 50 Eliza E 28 F Keeping house - - NY -
51 51 EVENS? Lucina 60 F Keeping house - - NY -
51 51 Sabina 21 F Teaching school - 100 NY -
52 52 FISHER Nelson 27 M Farmer 500 150 OH Married in Sept of 1869 Amer. citizen
52 52 Almira 18 F Keeping house - - WI Married in September of 1869
52 52 Henry 66 M Farmer - - Canada west American citizen
53 53 SMITH Lorenzo 42 M Carpenter 600 150 OH American citizen
53 53 Eliza 39 F Keeping house - - Canada west -
53 53 Delbert 22 M Riverman - - OH American citizen
53 53 Aracninta?? 17 F Attending school - - OH -
53 53 Matilda 15 F Attending school - - OH -
53 53 William 12 M Attending school - - WI -
53 53 Nellie 9 F Attending school - - WI -
53 53 Ada 6 F Attending school - - WI -
53 53 Mary 2 F - - - WI -
53 53 WHIPPLES Marvin 29 M Farmer 150 - OH American citizen
53 53 CARTSON Virgil 22 M Domestic Servant - - OH American citizen
53 53 THOMPSON Orville 13 M Attending school - - WI -
Note on bottom of census: Special Report Schedule 1, Page 4 Family No. 26 Individual No. 10 Dittman Claus Private German Library Contains 300 Volumes Valued at $300 Signed by James Hinman, Assistant Marshall Transcribers Note: In this census it shows whether males 21 and over are citizens. Also shows births and marriages that are within 12 months of the census date.

Transcribed by Robert Schieber

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