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SEWARD COUNTY, NEBRASKA
                                   1870  FEDERAL CENSUS



This 1870 Federal Census of Seward County was presented to us by the Kittitas County Genealogical Society of the State of Washington.. The Census was extracted by the late E. Evelyn Cox with computer input by Nedra Ransom, and offered to us by Sally P. (Nichols) Robins. We are very grateful for this fine gift.


Milford P. O., Oak Grove Precinct, 20 June 1870

    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

1   Dart, Royal H.         34      M       W    Farmer              Vermont
    Dart, Amanda E.        35      F       W    Keeps house         Vermont
2   Henderson, Ebenezer    44      M       W    Farmer              Tennessee
    Henderson, Abegail     40      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Henderson, Sarah J.    11      F       W                        Iowa
3   Kelly, J.              27      M       W    Farmer              Iowa
    Kelly, Clarrissa       18      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Kelly, Nancy J.        3       F       W                        Missouri
    Kelly, Flora          10mo     F       W                        Missouri               b. in Sept.
4   Edmondson, Henry       26      M       W    Farmer              Canada
    Edmondson, Mary        25      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Edmondson, Timothy     2       M       W                        Iowa
    Edmondson, Alice E.   5mo      F       W                        Iowa                   b. in Jan.
5   Edmondson, Henry       64      M       W    Farmer              Canada
6   McNein, Duncan         37      M       W    Farmer              Scotland
    McNein,Anna            27      F       W    Keeps house         Ocean near New Foundland
    McNein, Janet C.       9       F       W                        Wisconsin
    McNein, Annie E.       6       F       W                        Wisconsin
    McNein, Duncan A.      4       M       W                        Wisconsin
    McNein, Walace.? R.    2       M       W                        Nebraska
    McNein, Mary          1mo      F       w                        Nebraska               b. in May
7   Fenleston, Duncan      25      M       W    Farmer              Canada
8   Anilick, Gilson        54      M       W    Farmer              Canada
9   Wattels, W. W.         46      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Wattels, E. A.         39      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Wattels, Abest ?       15      M       W    at home             Michigan
    Wattels, Almira        13      F       W    at home             Michigan
    Wattels, Hiram         10      M       W                        Illinois
    Wattels, George        7       M       W                        Illinois


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

10  Pain, Wm.              38      M       W    Farmer              Massachusetts
    Pain, Polly            28      F       W    Keeps house         North Carolina
    Pain, Elsie A.         13      F       W    at home             Iowa
    Pain, Andrew ?         7       M       W                        Iowa
11  Ferbur, Isaac          33      M       W    Farmer              NH.
12  Clapp, Geo             51      M       W    Farmer              North Carolina
    Clapp, Sarah           40      F       W    Keeps house         Tennessee
    Clapp, Casabien        17      M       W    at home             Missouri
    Clapp, Geo. W.         16      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Clapp, Anbrew          14      M       W    at home             Missouri
    Clapp, Henry H.        11      M       W    at home             Illinois
12  Clapp, Permelia A      7       F       W                        Illinois
    Clapp, Thos. A.        6       M       W                        Illinois
    Clapp, L. J.           4       M       W                        Illinois
    Clapp, Rosa           3mo      F       W                        Nebraska               b.in Feb.Nebr.
13  Dye, Moses S.          54      M       W    Farmer  Md.
    Dye, Nancy             47      F       W    Keeps house         Pennsylvania
    Dye, James             12      M       W                        Nebraska
    Dye, Moses Jr.         4       M       W                        Nebraska
14  Darnell ?, Wm. C.      46      M       W    Farmer              Illinois
    Darnell ?, Mary        42      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
    Darnell ?, Dorah Le    13      F       W    at home             Illinois
    Darnell ?, Isaac N.    10      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Darnell ?, David       9       M       W                        Illinois
    Darnell ?, Mary        8       F       W                        Illinois
    Darnell ?, Henry       5       M       W                        Illinois
    Darnell ?, Catherine   4       F       W                        Illinois
    Darnell ?, James       2       M       W                        Nebraska


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

15  Nunn, Simeon           43      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Nunn, Almina           40      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Nunn, Wm.              6       M       W                        Michigan
16  Nunn/ Mun, Asa         47      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Nunn/ Mun Matilda      28      F       W    Keeps house         Michigan
    Nunn/ Mun, Andrew      5       M       W                        Illinois
    Nunn/ Mun, Loretta     3       F       W                        Nebraska
    Nunn/ Mun, Cristy     6mo      M       W                        Nebraska               b. in Dec.
17  Herrington, Fred       23      M       W    Farmer              Massachusetts
    Herrington, Leonard    51      M       W    Farmer              Massachusetts
18  Darnell, John          43      M       W    Farmer              Illinois
    Darnell, Monni ?       37      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
    Darnell, Wm. Le        15      M       W    at home             Illinois
19  Gurrell, Wm.           26      M       W    Farmer              Nantucket Island, RI
    Gurrell, Mary E.       25      F       W    Keeps house         Massachusetts
20  Barbour, Wm.           21      M       W    Farmer              Massachusetts
21  Ferneeaux, Jeanet      57      F       W    keeps house         New York
22  Berkey ?, C. C.        32      M       W    Farmer              Pennsylvania
    Berkey ?. Cynthia      26      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Berkey ?, Rosanna K.   5       F       W                        Illinois
    Berkey ?, George       4       M       W                        Illinois
    Berkey ?, Hulda        2       F       W                        Illinois
    Berkey ?, Missouri A  10mo     F       W                        Nebraska               b. in Aug.
23  Garland, Geo.          32      M       W    Farmer              New York


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

24  Scott, James M.        40      M       W    Farmer              Ohio
    Scott, Maria           38      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Scott, Christy         17      F       W    at home             Iowa
25  Brown, Warren          34      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Brown, Sylpha          33      F       W    Keeps house         New York
26  Main, J. D.            49      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Main, Eliza            36      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Main, Gurden           11      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Main, Jane             9       F       W                        Nebraska
    Main, Ranseler         7       M       W                        Nebraska
    Main, Rosa Lee         6       F       W                        Nebraska
    Main, Delos            3       M       W                        Nebraska
    Main, Hawley           1       M       W                        Nebraska
27  Olney, J. D.           28      M       W    Farmer              New York
28  Meyers, John           69      M       W    Farmer              Kentucky
    Meyers, Rachel         45      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
    Meyers, Levi S.        18      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Meyers, Jessie W.      16      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Meyers, Daniel         14      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Meyers,Henry A.        11      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Meyers,Wm. B           9       M       W    at home             Illinois
    Meyers,Ida M.          6       F       W                        Illinois
    Meyers,Lydis Le        3       F       W                        Illinois


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

29  Seaman, J. B.          27      M       W    Farmer              Pennsylvania
    Seaman,Sarah E.        28      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Seaman,Olive J.        4       F       W                        Ohio
    Seaman,Robert N.       2       M       W                        Ohio
    Seaman, James W.      1mo      M       W    b. in May           Nebraska
    Jones, R.W.            22      M       W    Farmer              Ohio
30  Rowley, Charles        30      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Rowley, Sarah E        21      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
    Chamberline           11?      M       W    Labor in stone quarrCanada
31  Stale?y, Jacob         44      M       W    Farmer              Pennsylvania
    Stale?y, Elizabeth     21      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Stale?y, Arlena        4?      F       W                        Kansas
32  Barnes, Silas W.       23      M       W    Farmer              Missouri
33  Huslon ?, H. M.        39      M       W    Farmer              Pennsylvania
    Huslon ?, N. J.        40      F       W    Keeps house         Vermont
34  Leattin, Lewis M.      24      M       W    Labor in stone quarrIndiana
34  Leattin, Nancy A.      18      F       W    Keeps house         Missouri
    Leattin, Sarah A.     1mo      F       W                        Nebraska               b. in May


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

    Dexter, Danford        43      M       W    Labor in stone quarrNew York
    Dexter, Sarah W.       29      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Dexter, Chales H.      18      M       W    at home             Indiana
    Dexter, William        16      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Dexter, Ruchoul        13      M       W    at home             Indiana
    Dexter, Thos           9       M       W                        Indiana
    Dexter, George         3       M       W                        Indiana
35  Darnell, S. M          26      M       W    Farmer              Illinois
    Darnell, Emma J.       4       F       W                        Illinois
    Darnell, Charles W.    1       M       W                        Nebraska
    Darnell, Martha L.     23      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
    Wilkinson, Wm          17      M       W    at home             Illinois
36  Harchenbarg, T. F.     32      M       W    Farmer
37  Harchenberg, Geo. B.   30      M       W    Farmer              New York
38  *S/Liddons, T. B.      26      M       W    Farmer              Indiana
    *S/Liddons, Arle??     25      F       W    Keeps house         Tennessee
    S/Liddons, Francis E   5       M       W                        Illinois
    S/Liddons, Ulyses W.   3       M       W                        Nebraska
    S/Liddons, Allen S.    13      M       W    at home             Illinois
    S/Liddons, Susan N.    16      F       W    at home             Illinois


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

39  Hunter, Hugh           26      M       W    Farmer              Illinois
40  Staley, Ephraim        27      M       w    Farmer              Pennsylvania
    Staley, Sarah          20      F       W    Keeps house         Illinois
41  Kirkham Wm. H.         32      M       W    Farmer              Illinois
    Kirkham, Sarah E.      22      F       W    Keeps house         Pennsylvania
    Kirkham, Martha        2       F       W                        Nebraska
42  Hight, Wm.             26      M       W    Farmer              Maryland
43  Scott, John A.         58      M       W    Farmer              Ohio
    Scott, Mary            50      F       W    Keeps house         Indiana
    Scott, Almira          18      F       W    at home             Wisconsin
    Scott, John B.         15      M       W    at home             Wisconsin
    Scott, Margaret        12      F       W    at home             Wisconsin
    Scott, Francis         8       M       W                        Wisconsin
    Scott, Lillie          6       F       W                        Nebraska
44  Scott, Mariam          28      F       W    Keeps house         Indiana
45  Lee, John W.           28      M       W    Farmer              Kentucky
    Lee, Sarah E.          35      F       W    Keeps house         Kentucky
    Lee, Wm. H.            15      M       W    at home             Indiana
45  Lee, Sarah E.          6       F       W                        Illinois
    Lee, James A.L.        1       M       W                        Nebraska
46  Garland, Gilmour ?     64      M       W    Farmer              Vermont
    Garland, Emeline       64      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Garland, Cyrus         20      M       W    at home             New York
    Garland, Frank         18      M       W    at home             New York
    Garland, Ellen         16      F       W    at home             New York
    Garland, ??phas        14      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Garland, Scott         12      M       W    at home             Illinois
    Diamond, Eliza         10      F       W    at home             Illinois


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

47  Garland, Herbert       22      M       W    Farmer              New York
48  Frazier, Ezra          35      M       W    Farmer              New York
49  L/Suddens, Andrew      21      M       W    Farmer              Indiana
50  Finlayson, Daniel      47      M       W    Farmer              Canada
    Finlayson, Sarah       44      F       W    Keeps house         England
    Finlayson, Daniel      19      M       W    at home             Canada
    Finlayson, Caroline    16      F       W    at home             Canada
    Finlayson, John       18?      M       W    at home             Canada
    Finlayson, George      14      M       W    at home             Canada
    Finlayson, Emily       12      F       W                        Wisconsin
    Finlayson, Eliza       9       F       W                        Wisconsin
51  Dobbs, Porter          40      M       W    Farmer              Virginia
52  Silvers, Jasper        35      M       W    Farmer              New Jersey
    Silvers, Isabel        30      F       W    Keeps house         New Jersey
    Silvers, Annie         3       F       W                        New Jersey
53  Millick, James         29      M       W    Farmer              Canada
54  Mellick, Nelson        27      M       W    Farmer              Canada
55  Millick, Alber         24      M       W    Farmer              Canada
56  Millick, Mary          70      F       W    Keeps house         New York
57  Millick, Aaron         31      M       W    Farmer              Canada
    Millick, Rebecca       25      F       W    Keeps house         Missouri
    Millick, Jennie        6       F       W                        Iowa
    Millick, Joshua        4       M       W                        Iowa
    Millick, Lydia         1       F       W                        Nebraska


    Full Name             Age     Sex    Color  Occupation          Birth Place            Notes

58  Leosey, Go. W.         36      M       W    Farmer              Iowa
    Leosey, Ellen          30      F       W    Keeps house         Ohio
    Leosey, Geo. H.        10      M       W    at home             Iowa
    Leosey, Margaret J.    7       F       W                        Iowa
    Leosey, Leroy          6       M       W                        Iowa
    Leosey, Cora J.        1       F       W                        Iowa
59  Greaves, Norman        41      M       W    Farmer              New York
60  Bates, Levi D.         34      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Bates, Ellen           37      F       W    Keeps house         New York
    Bates, Ella            10      F       W    at home             Illinois
    Bates, Jennie          9       F       W                        Illinois
    Bates, Levi L.         6       M       W                        Illinois
    Bates, Hiram H.        4       M       W                        Illinois
    Bates, Catherine       63      F       W                        New York
61  Bates, Seth            24      M       W    Farmer              New York
62  Bates, J. R.           26      M       W    Farmer              New York
    Bates, Mary            22      F       W    Keeps house         England
    Bates, Elizabeth       3       F       W                        Nebraska
    Bates, Stephen         2       M       W                        Nebraska
                                                
* Name is probably Siddons
* Name may be Artemy


 1870 Census of Milford Precinct 
 1870 Census for Beaver Creek and Camden 
 1870 Census of Seward Precinct 



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