Court Records of Monroe County  
 

 

An Abstract of Expenditures of Monroe County, Missouri,

For the Financial Year, Ending February 1st, A.D. 1879

As provided by an Act of the Legislature of the State of Missouri approved April the 27th, 1877, showing to what officer or person, and for what purpose, any money has been paid and the amount as per warrant issued, as follows:

SURNAME

GIVEN NAME

PURPOSE

AMOUNT

DAVIS

David

colored, for care and support his idiot pauper son

20.00

STRIBLING

J. L.

for use of Joseph Pearceall, a destitute invalid

15.00

BODINE

R. N.

for wood furnished to use court house

14.16

HALLOCK

S. H.

for public printing, to use county

21.00

BURNETT

Sanford

for blacksmithing to use road overseers

2.25

WILKERSON

M. B.

for Michael Crigler, destitute invalid citizen

15.00

HANGER

John R.

for services as assessor

703.73

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

pay for county bonds to Swamp Land School Fund

3458.89

DOOLEY

Underwood

for erroneous taxes returned

5.78

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

relief of Geo F. Brown, destitute

3.00

RODES & BLANTON

 

for stationery, blank c. to use Circuit Clerk's office

18.70

RAGSDALE

Edward

for care and support colored boy Jim, invalid

25.00

BROWN

Geo C.

to use for Hannibal Printing Co to use county

2.00

PITTS

F. L.

to use for Van Beek & Co. for records, blanks, & c. use county

70.75

HALLOCK

S. H.

for public printing to use county

10.20

HANNIBAL PRINTING CO

 

for blanks, & c. to use county

0.75

MAJOR

James

Constable, for arresting and returning Ed Jones to prison

25.00

COMBS

Wm L.

for services as road commissioner

122.00

FORREST

Jos

to use for Mrs. Kitty Hayden, aged destitute citizen

12.50

CRUTCHER

Thos

for Jas S. Henderson, transportation, board & c. Robert Ragsdale in State Lunatic Asylum

90.25

CRUTCHER

Thos

for Jas Henderson, transportation, board, & c., county patients in Lunatic Asylum

284.45

ROURK

James

for conveying Thos Murphy, pauper, to Paris

1.00

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

for 3 days attendance on Court

15.00

DOOLEY

Judge Henry

for 3 days attendance on Court

15.00

CURTRIGHT

Judge Jno D

for 3 days attendance on Court

15.00

TUCKER & MAUPIN

 

for burial clothes for Aaron Guy, pauper

6.83

TUCKER & MAUPIN

 

for burial clothes for Jeptha Heathman

10.00

CHOWNING & ARMSTRONG

 

for burial clothes for Sam Blackwell

10.00

WISE

J. D.

lessee poor house, for board and care county paupers

259.10

DONALDSON

Rice

colored, for burial pauper child

1.50

SMITH

J. P. B.

for blacksmithing for road overseers

12.40

KELLY

Haywood S.

destitute, for defraying expenses to friends in Iowa

6.00

MATCHET

Jas F

for repairs on county jail

28.50

PARIS MERCURY PRINTING CO

 

for public printing, blanks, to use county

126.75

BOTKIN

B B

to use Mrs. A. Botkin for care and support her pauper son

18.75

BEAN & HORN

 

for repairs in vault in circuit clerk's office

6.00

BOTKIN

Mrs. Amanda

for balance due for support her pauper son

3.75

RODES & BLANTON

 

for public printing, blanks, & c. to use county

40.75

HARRIS

Levi

colored, for sawing and housing wood at court house

4.88

WALLER

George W

Sheriff, for sundry fees as sheriff

170.00

CRUTCHER

Thos

for sundry fees as clerk

587.00

PEIRSOL

Jno C

Atty, for executing two deeds conveyance from county

3.00

BAILEY & BRO.

Thos G.

for clothing furnished to paupers

2.80

DOOLEY

Judge Henry

for 3 days attendance on Court

15.00

CURTRIGHT

Jno D

for 3 days attendance on Court

15.00

GANNAWAY

Thos B

Treasurer, 1 quarter's salary as county treasurer

125.00

MOSS

David, Jr.

for painting in circuit clerk's office

5.00

BLAKEY

M. D.

for pair of boots furnished to J. Barrow, a pauper

3.25

BASSETT & EUBANK

 

for clothing and blankets to poor house and paupers

35.00

PEIRSOL

Jno C.

County Attorneyfor fees attending Palmyra Court in road case

10.00

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

for 1 days attendance on Court

5.00

DOOLEY

Judge Henry

for 1 days attendance on Court

5.00

CURTRIGHT

Judge Jno D.

for 1 days attendance on Court

5.00

DOOLEY

Henry

for W M Wilkerson for burial clothes for Benj Young

8.25

DOOLEY

Henry

for Mrs. Sarah Young for support her idiot son

16.60

DOOLEY

Henry

For Thos B Veal for coffin for destitute citizen

6.00

BROWNFIELD

Thos

for services as judge of election

1.50

BROWNFIELD

Jno H.

for services as clerk and returning poll books

3.00

MCCANN

Robert D.

for erroneous taxes returned

12.00

HARRIS

A. J.

for services as judge election

1.50

EVANS

Henry

for services as judge election

1.50

BASSETT

B. B.

for services as judge election

1.50

WILSON

M. W.

for services as judge election

1.50

HARRIS

Wm E

for services as judge election

1.50

WOODS

D. M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

CRAIG

David M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

ASH

Geo W.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

BLAKEY

M. D.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

RASH

C. W.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

SPRINKLE

D. A.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

WALLACE

W. P.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

3.00

SHARP

Thos P

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

STYLES

Wm. G.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

GALLOWAY

G. W.

for services as Judge of Election

1.50

BRISTOW

R. B.

for services as Judge of Election and rent of room for same

3.00

BLATCHFORD

Geo E.

for services as Judge of Election and rent of room for same

1.50

CARRICO

Jos B.

for services as Judge of Election and rent of room for same

1.50

FORREST

Joseph

for services as Judge of Election and rent of room for same

1.50

PIKE

Wm. J.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

3.00

SCOTT

Thos. M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

MCCREARY

Caleb

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

3.00

WILKERSON

Mason

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

HOTTESON

Wm. M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

YANCEY

H. M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

WILKERSON

M.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

BATSELL

H. P.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

FOWES

Jos R.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

WEST

R. F.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

ELLIS

John

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

GIBBS

W. B.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

SMELZER

J.

for services as Judge of Election and returning poll books

1.50

WOODSON

H. F.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

3.00

WOODSON

A. S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

IGLEHART

J. J.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

BRANHAM

J. C.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

HURD

J. S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

BRIDGFORD

James

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

3.00

DAVENPORT

D. R.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

3.00

BLAKEY

F. G.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

3.00

ASMUTH

Fred

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

3.00

JOHNSON

A. W.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

HEAVENRIDGE

S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

YATES

R. S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

PEIRSOL

W. C.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

LONGMIRE

W. W.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

LANGE

A. M.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

WALLACE

John S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

SIDENER

T. M.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

MCGLOTHLIN

A. J.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

MOBLER

H. M.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

HALEY

Clancy

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

OWNBY

P. S.

for services as Clerk Election and returning poll books

1.50

BUSH

Constable Jno. T.

for attending election 1 day at Stoutsville

1.00

FARRELL

James M.

for attending election 1 day at Woodlawn

1.00

SANDERS

A. G.

for attending election 1 day at Clinton

1.00

FEATHERSTON

W. T.

for attending election 1 day at Middle Grove

1.00

BURNETT

Sanford

colored, for rent of room for election at Clinton

0.75

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

for 4 days attendance in Court

20.00

DOOLEY

Judge Henry

for 4 days attendance in Court

20.00

CURTRIGHT

Judge Jno D

for 4 days attendance in Court

20.00

BURNETT

Sanford

colored, for rent of room for election at Clinton

0.75

FUGATE

Henry

colored, for support Lula Long, colored child

5.00

BLAKEY

M. D.

for services as juror assessing damages to T. W. Ragsdale for road

4.00

EVANS

James D.

for services as juror assessing damages to T. W. Ragsdale for road

4.00

VAUGHN

F. P.

for services as juror assessing damages to T. W. Ragsdale for road

4.00

MCALLISTER

W. H.

for support and care Jno Caldwell, idiot pauper

25.00

PEIRSOL & CHANDLER

 

for public printing to use county

12.00

PEIRSOL

Jno C.

for 1 quarter's salary as County Attorney

150.00

PARSONS

Robert D.

for Mrs. Kitty Hayden, aged and destitute

12.50

BROUGHTON BROS. & CO.

 

for blankets to use county jail

13.50

RODES & BLANTON

 

for public printing to use county

12.00

HEATHMAN

Tilda

colored, for support her idiot pauper son

25.00

FUGATE

Henry

colored, for delivering Lula Long, pauper child, to court

1.00

PEIRSOL

Jno G., County Attorney

for executing deed conveyance from County to J. H. Waller

1.50

BROWN

Geo C.

for Hannibal Printing Co. for records to use his office

32.45

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

for 2 days attendance on Court

10.00

DOOLEY

Judge Henry

for 2 days attendance on Court

10.00

CURTRIGHT

Judge Jno D.

for 2 days attendance on Court

10.00

BRYAN

James

for services as road overseer

10.00

SMITH

Jerry P. B.

for blacksmithing to use road overseers

7.30

SWINNEY

Henry

for Haley & Kane, for blacksmithing to use road overseers

16.30

SWINNEY

Henry

for services as road overseer

19.50

HAGER

John

for services as road overseer

4.50

CURTRIGHT

Robert A.

for services as road overseer

3.75

HOLLYMAN

Frank

for services as road overseer

5.25

THRELKELD

Hiram

for services as road overseer

6.00

SEARCY

S. B.

for services as road overseer

6.00

RAGSDALE

Edward

for care and support colored boy Pete, destitute

12.50

HICKEY

J. T.

for services as road overseer

1.50

J. R. CHOWNING & CO

 

for burial clothes for destitute child

3.50

WILLIAMSON

Mat

for services as road overseer

9.90

SPEED & POAGE

 

for chandeliers for courthouse

57.00

HOGSETT

R. A.

for services as road overseer

3.00

BRYAN

Geo B.

same

1.50

WRIGHT

Robert G.

same

2.50

BROWN

Geo C.

Circuit Clerk, sundry costs and fees

27.00

MILLS

Stephen

for support Catharine Bright, a pauper, 6 months

25.00

LIGHTNER

Wm.

for use Gabriel Marders, colored, aged and destitute

20.00

JOHNSON

A. W.

for Mrs. E. Crawford for support her idiot pauper son

52.00

PEIRSOL & CHANDLER

 

for public printing to use county

25.00

PEIRSOL & CHANDLER

 

same

2.25

STEVENS & NOEL

 

for burial clothes for Jas Davis and Burrel Brown

20.00

MCLEOD

P. H.

for services as road overseer

1.50

LAWRENCE

Geo B.

for services as road overseer

14.00

WRIGHT

J.J.

for services as road overseer

15.00

BROWN

Geo C.

Circuit Clerk, sundry costs and fees

42.45

HURD

Robert

for services as road overseer

16.50

YOWELL

Jno B.

for services as road overseer

9.00

FLEMING

Louis

for services as road overseer

21.60

CURTRIGHT

Jno D.

for relief of James Yeager

15.00

BROWN

Geo C.

for VanBeek & co., for record book and stationery

33.10

BROWN

Geo C.

for Hannibal Printing Co., same

11.95

PARIS MERCURY PRINTING CO

 

for public printing to use county

27.70

BEAN

D. O.

for repairs on court house door

0.75

CRUTCHER

Thos

for VanBeek & Co., for road tax books, stationery

54.10

COMBS

Wm L.

for services as Road Commissioner and on Equalization Board

53.00

PITTS

F. L.

for VanBeek & Co., for blanks, stationery, use his office

4.55

LIGHTNER

Judge Wm.

for 5 days attendance on court

25.00

DOOLEY

Henry

for 5 days attendance on court and 2 days Equalization

25.00

CURTRIGHT

Jno D.

for 5 days attendance on court and 2 days Equalization

31.00