Directory is arranged as follows: ~ 

1. Name of individual or firm. 

2. Postoffice address in parenthesis. 

3. The figures following the letter r indicate the number of the road on which the party resides, and will be found by reference to the map in the back part of this work. Where no road number is given the party is supposed to reside in the village. 

4. Business or occupation. 

5. A star (*) placed before a name indicates an advertiser in this work. 

6. Figures placed after the occupation of a farmer indicate the number of acres owned or leased. 

7. Names in CAPITALS are those who have kindly given their patronage to the work, and without whose aid its publication would have been impossible. 

ABBREVIATIONS. Ab., above; ave., avenue; bds., boards; bet., between; cor., corner; E., east; emp., .employee; fac. op., factory operative; h., house; manuf., manufacturer; Mfg., manufacturing; N., north; n., near; opp. opposite; prop., proprietor; reg., registered as applied to live stock; regt., regiment; S., south; supt., superintendent; W., west.

The word street is implied.

Railroad station is Bethel, seventeen miles east, on C. V. R. R. Daily stage.


ALDRICH WILBER B., (Rochester) r 24, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 50.

Alexander Emery, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 21,farmer 75, wood lot 75.

Allbee Juetts A., (Rochester) tinsmith, works for Martin & Campbell.

ANGELL GIDEON W., (Rochester) r 38, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, dairy 4 cows, sugar orchard 100 trees, farmer 126, in Pittsfield 40.

Angell William, (Rochester).

Ashley Ella, (Rochester) milliner, with Mrs. E. L. Pierce.

Austin Adelbert J., (Rochester) r 47 1/2, laborer.

AUSTIN GEORGE E., (Rochester) r 43 1/2, runs saw mill for Chester Downer.

AUSTIN MILAN D., (Rochester) r 54, manuf. of hard and soft lumber and clapboards, farmer 20, timber land 700. (Gone west.)

AUSTIN TRUMAN D., (Rochester) r 39, dairy 8 cows, flock of 90 Merino sheep, sugar orchard 900 trees, and farmer 240.


Bailey Clark, (Rochester) r 7, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 80.

BAILEY HENRY HUDSON, (Rochester) r 6, prop. of saw and shingle mill.

Bailey J. Judson, (Rochester) r 7, invalid.

BAILEY L. DOW, (Rochester) r 37, dairy 12 cows, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 175.

BAKER PHILANDER, (Rochester) r 41, dairy 10 cows, breeder of Merino sheep, flock of 60 head, young cattle 30 head, sugar orchard 700 trees, farmer 200, and in Hancock 200.

Baker Wilbur S., (Rochester) r 40, dairy 7 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, farmer 96.

Beard Abigail, (Rochester) widow of James, resident.

Beckwith Charles A., (Rochester) r 28, (J. H. Beckwith & Son.)

Beckwith J. H. & Son, (Rochester) r 28, (Justin H. and Charles A.) flock of 50 grade Merino sheep, farmers 150.

Beckwith Justin H., (Rochester) r 28, (J. H. Beckwith & Son.)

BECKWITH LYMAN P., (Rochester) 35, dairy 6 cows, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 75.

BECKWITH OREN L., (Rochester) r 22, sugar orchard 350 trees, farmer, leases of David McCollum 108, served in Co. E, 4th Vt. Reg.

Beedle Emery C., (Rochester) r 7, sugar orchard 450 trees, farmer 36.

Beedle Henry S., (Rochester) r 7, dairy 5 cows, sugar orchard 150 trees, farmer 50.

BLISS WILLIAM H., (Rochester) notary public, attorney and counselor at law, office in residence.

BLODGETT WILLIAM, (Rochester) harness maker, farmer, has worked at his trade 33 years in Rochester.

Bolyer Abraham, (Rochester) r 53, laborer.

BOUTELLE HERMON Q., (Rochester) r 33, mechanic, works in butter tub factory.

Bowman Charles A., (Rochester) r 28, sugar orchard 450 trees, farmer 64.

BOWMAN HORACE S., (Rochester) r 28, dairy 5 cows, farmer 100

BRIDE GARDNER S., (Rochester) r 34, dairy 6 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, breeder of pure blood Jersey cattle, and Atwood Merino sheep, farmer 350, and home farm 100

Bride Thomas, (Rochester) off r 44, farmer 200.

Brink Truman L., (Rochester) r 50, farmer, leases of Davis Cary.

Brown Ira N., (Rochester) r 41, farm laborer.

Brown James, (Rochester) r 41, laborer.

Brown John G., (Rochester) retired.

Buck Ira P., (Rochester) r 33, farmer 4.

Barrows William R., (Rochester) r 1, farmer 100

Bush Antoine R., (Brandon, Rut. Co.) r 54, engineer in M. D. Austin's mill.

Bush Carlos A., (Rochester) farmer.

BUSH CARROLL H., (Rochester) r 33, mechanic, works in butter tub factory, farmer 2.

BUSH CLARENCE W., (Rochester) r 33, carriage painter.

Bush Julius P., (Rochester) r 33, laborer, owns h and lot.

Bush Martha, (Rochester) resident.

Bush Truman L., (Rochester) farmer, owns h and lot.


Cahee Charles E., (Rochester) r 43, laborer, farmer 2.

Cahee George, (Rochester) r 17, farmer, with S. E. Richardson.

Cahee James, (Rochester) r 42, sugar orchard Boo trees, and farmer 110.

Cahee William H., (Rochester) r 44, sugar orchard 600 trees, and farmer 80.

Campbell Eugene, (Rochester) r 28, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer, with O. N. McPherson 135.

CAMPBELL HIRAM W., (Rochester) off r 29, farmer 100.

CAMPBELL JOHN W., (Rochester) r 36, dairy 15 cows, sugar orchard 575 trees, breeder of Jersey cattle, farmer 160.

CAMPBELL WALLACE H., (Rochester) r 26, (Martin &. Campbell.)

CARLISLE MIAL, (Rochester) r 39, flock 70 sheep, farmer 200, was the first child born in Goshen.

Carter William, (Rochester) r 17, retired farmer.

Cary Alvertus, (Rochester) r 38, farm laborer.

Cary David, (Rochester) r 50, blacksmith, carpenter, and farmer 70.

Cary Leland, (Rochester) r 10, farm laborer.

Cass Emily B., (Rochester) widow of James, resident.

Cass Willie, (Rochester) foreman in F. A. Kezer's saw mill.

Chaffee Emma M., (Rochester) r 17, teacher.

CHAFFEE GARDNER L., (Rochester) town clerk, treasurer, justice of the peace, cabinetmaker, carpenter, and farmer 5.

Chaffee John W., (Rochester) cabinetmaker and surveyor, farmer 50.

CHAFFEE HENRY H., (Rochester) r 5, (Hubbard & Chaffee) butcher, sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 130.

Chaffee Roselle A., (Rochester) r 5, widow of John.

CHAFFEE WALTER S., (Rochester) r 17, hop grower, breeder of Morgan horses and Atwood Merino sheep, dairy 8 cows, farmer 223.

Chaffee William A., (Rochester) r 34, farmer, with G. S. Bride.

Chandler Adalaide, (Rochester) r 6, widow of Gardner.

CLARK A13BIE D., (Rochester) daughter of Emily.

Clark Emily, (Rochester) widow of Daniel R.

CLARK SOLON, (Rochester) r 1, old resident, aged 80 years.

CLARK SYLVESTER C., (Rochester) r 45 teamster, breeder of Merino sheep flock 40, dairy 5 cows, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 200.

Clark Thomas F., (Rochester) r 23, farm laborer. 

Clough James M., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18, farmer 60. 

Colby Alfred A., (Rochester) r 44, dairy 9 cows, farmer 350. 

COLBY ALFRED A., JR., (Rochester) r 44, sawyer and farmer. 

Colby Frank H., (Rochester) r 44, farmer, with Alfred A. 

Cook Marcia, (Rochester) r 38, widow of Henry. 

Cook Will, (Rochester) r 32, farmer for R. H. Tupper. 

Coolidge Betsey, (Rochester) r 38, widow of Luther. 

Coolidge Daniel N., (Rochester) r 38, dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, farmer 130, in Chittenden, Rutland Co., 100. 

Cooper Harriet, (Rochester) widow of Phineas, owns 20 acres. 

Cooper Phineas L., (Rochester) retired, winter residence New York city. 

Courtney F. Henry, (Rochester) r 33, (Perkins & Courtney,) blacksmith. 

Crossrnan Amos, (Rochester) r 50, retired farmer. 

Crossman T: Milton, (Rochester) off r 50, farmer 140. 

Cudworth Homer, (Rochester) off r 2, farmer 50. 

CURRIER SELDEN B., (Rochester) pastor M. E. church. 

Curtis Charles W., (Rochester) r 44, farmer. 

Curtis Lewis, (Rochester) r 41, laborer and farmer 12. 

Curtis Phineas S., (Rochester) r 43, laborer. 

Cushman Artemas, (Rochester) r 13, retired merchant, farmer 600.

Cushman Henry Herbert, (Rochester) law student, with Henry W. Bliss.


Darrah Allen, (Rochester) r 8, bloomer, dealer in horses, owns in New York hotel and lot, dairy 6 cows, and farmer 75.

Davis Jonathan P., (Rochester) r 28, farmer, leases of Cushman 100.

Denno Moses, (Rochester) r 46, dairy 12 cows, and farmer 300.

Dunham William D., (Rochester) r 4, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, sugar orchard 300 trees, and farmer 175.

Durkee Stephen, (Rochester) r 45, old resident.

Dyer Eugene, (Rochester) r 51, farmer 150.


Eastman Edson, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 20, farmer 100.

Eastman Willard E., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 20, farm laborer.

Eastman Willard V., (Rochester) r 26, shoemaker, and farmer, in Royalton 3.

Eastman William E., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 20, farm laborer.

EATON ALFRED, (Rochester) r 12, flock Of 25 Merino sheep, sugar orchard 300 trees, and farmer 58.

Eaton Caleb, (Rochester) r 12, old resident, aged 70.

Eaton Caleb C., (Rochester) r 12, retired farmer.

EATON FREDERICK W., (Rochester) r 1, flock Of 30 sheep, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 125, and wild land 125.

EATON HERBERT C., (Rochester) r 11, sugar orchard 500 trees, dairy 6 cows, and farmer 150.

Eaton James, (Rochester) retired blacksmith and farmer 5.

Eaton Luthera, (Rochester) r 1, widow of Asa.

Eaton Mary G., (Rochester) r 11, widow of Clark B.

EATON ORLANDO R., (Rochester) r 8, sugar orchard 600 trees, dairy 7 cows, and farmer 160.

Emerson Abbie L., (Rochester) r 10, (Mrs. E. D.) dressmaker, S. T. Taylor svstem.

Emerson Enoch D., (Rochester) r 10, constable and collector, agent for Walter A. Wood's mowers and reapers, sugar orchard 280 trees, dairy 6 cows, and farmer 300.

EMERSON EZEKIEL, (Rochester) r 38, dairy 5 cows, and farmer 55.

Emerson Jane, (Rochester) widow of Philander, resident.

Emerson Jane C., (Rochester) r 26, widow of William P., dressmaker.

Emerson Olive, (Rochester) r 38, widow of Lyman.

EPENETER ADOLPH E., (Rochester) r 26, molder, works for A. Worcester.


FALES FRANKLIN, (Rochester) carriage and house painter, mason, carpenter and farmer 25.

FARWELL GRANVILLE, (Rochester) r 32, dairy 5 cows, sugar orchard 180 trees, farmer 200.

Fassett Charles W., (Rochester) tin peddler.

Fassett Dennison R., (Rochester) r 49, farmer, leases of Mrs. Marcia Fassett 100.

Fassett Marcia, (Rochester) r 59, widow of Asa.

FAULKNER MORGAN LEWIS, (Rochester) r 26, prop. of Rochester House.

Fenno Charles A., (Rochester) r 28, carpenter, and farmer.

Fenno S. Edson, (Rochester) r 28, farmer 75.

Fisk Charles R., (Rochester) r 43, farmer 6.

FLANDERS DAVID J., (Rochester) r 44, sugar orchard 125 trees, farmer, leases of Frank Nason 80.

Flanders Harry A., (Rochester) r 43, farm laborer.

Flanders John, (Rochester) r 43, laborer, and farmer 11.

Ford Hiram, (Rochester) r 33, retired farmer 50.

FREEMAN HENRY, (Rochester) r 43, general machinist.

Freeman Roswell, (Rochester) r 13 1/2, retired farmer.

French Julia S., (Rochester) widow of Leviah P., dressmaker.

Fuller Frank, (Rochester) r 25, farmer 100.

Fuller Jerome, (Rochester) r 47, farmer 40, in Hancock 120.

Fuller Royal H., (Rochester) r 6, farmer 100.


Gifford Henry F., (Rochester) r 14, wool grower 70 sheep, sugar orchard 450 trees, farmer 125, home farm 145.

Gillett Austin F., (Rochester) r 45, farmer, leases of H. Ford 150.

Gleason Samuel, (Rochester) r 43, farm laborer.

Gokee Charles C., (Rochester) general blacksmith.

Goodno Dana O., (Rochester) r 8, dentist.

Goodno Daniel, (Rochester) r 8, retired farmer 30.

GOODNO KITTRIDGE H., (Rochester) r 12 cor 22. dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 305, in Granville 65.

Goodno Owen J., (Rochester) r 12 Cor 22, farmer, with Kittridge H.

GOODNO W. ARTEMAS, (Rochester) r 8, town lister, and justice, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, firmer 160.

Goodwin George W., (Rochester) r 43, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 750 trees, farmer 300.

Goodyear Frederick N., (Rochester) r 30, farmer 75.

GOVE ALFRED W., (Rochester) r 25, farmer, with Harvey.

Gove Harvey, (Rochester) r 25, dairy 6 cows, farmer 150.

Greeley Albert T., (Rochester) r 33, carpenter and carriage maker, farmer 5.

Green Diana, (Rochester) r 33, resident.

Green Milton, (Rochester) r 4, farmer 75.

Green Norman, (Rochester) r 40, farm laborer.

GRISWOLD LUCIUS W., (Rochester) r 40, dairy 6 cows, sugar orchard 200 trees, served in Co. H, 11th Regt. Vt. Vols. 3 years, farmer 60.

GUERNSEY FLYNN A., (Rochester) (Harvey, Guernsey & Co.)

GUERNSEY GEORGE S., (Rochester) supt. of schools, Universalist clergyman, farmer 6.

Guernsey Ransom A., (Rochester) clerk for Harvey, Guernsey & Co.


Hackett Lafayette, (Rochester) laborer.

Harmon Abigail, (Rochester) r 32, widow of Langdon B.

HARVEY ASA K., (Rochester) r 6, dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 140.

HARVEY CARLOS C., (Rochester) (Harvey, Guernsey & Co.) postmaster.

Harvey Charles O., (Rochester) r 13, farmer, with Oren.

Harvey George N., (Rochester) r 13, farmer, leases of Martin & Hunton.

HARVEY, GUERNSEY & CO., (Rochester) (C. C. Harvey, F. A. Guernsey, J. H. Trask and J. R. Tupper,) dealers in dry goods, groceries, ready made clothing, boots and shoes, fancy notions, jewelry and produce.

Harvey Jane E., (Rochester) r 6, widow of Thomas B.

Harvey Lucinda, (Rochester) r 12 cor 11, widow of Calvin.

HARVEY NORMAN C., (Rochester) r 12 cor 11, dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 120.

HARVEY OREN, (Rochester) r 13, dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 100. 

HASKINS SAMUEL G., (Rochester) insurance agent, dealer in undertakers' supplies, tailor, farmer 30, and 14 in Hancock. 30

HAVILAND NATHANIEL C. B., (Rochester) (Huntington & Haviland) allo. physician and surgeon.

Henry W. Clark, (Rochester) carpenter and joiner.

Higgins Samuel E., (Rochester) off r 14, farm laborer.

Hill Orange C., (Rochester) r 39, farmer 300, hired by O. G. Martin.

Hoag Alva A., (Rochester) clerk for F. F. Washburn.

HODGKINS E. FULLER, (Rochester) r 37, farmer 70. (Moved to Toledo, 0.)

HODGKINS SUMNER A., (Rochester) mechanic, h and lot.

Hodgkins Wardner D., (Rochester) r 33, carpenter and mechanic.

Hodgkins Warner D., (Rochester) r 36, sugar orchard 700 trees, farmer, leases of Azro Stockwell 225.

Hoisington Aaron, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 200.

HOISINGTON LYMAN, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18 cor 19, dealer in wood and lumber, and farmer 150.

Hoisington Sayles, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18, farmer 100.

Hoisington William S., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18 cor 19, farmer with Lyman.

Holland Clarence, (Rochester) r 32, farmer, leases of G. Farwell 200.

HOOKER DANIEL, (Rochester) r 43, sugar orchard 450 trees, farmer 200.

Hopkins Orrilla, (Rochester) widow of Ebenezer.

HOWARD JEREMIAH F., (Rochester) off r 14, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 1,500 trees, young cattle 40 head, farmer 400.

Howard John, (Rochester) off r 14, retired farmer, aged 73.

Hoyt Ephraim H., (Rochester) blacksmith.

Hubbard Alton M., (Rochester) works in F. A. Kezer's mill.

Hubbarn Benjamin F., (Rochester) r 42, retired farmer 100, in Chittenden, Rutland Co., 52.

HUBBARD BENJAMIN F., JR., (Rochester) r 43, dairy 8 cows, farmer, with Benjamin F.

Hubbard Charles D., (Rochester) r 5, sugar orchard 200 trees, farmer 175.

Hubbard Clayton C., (Rochester) r 5, farmer, with Charles D.

Hubbard Frank L., (Rochester) r 12, brakeman and farmer.

HUBBARD GEORGE G., (Rochester) general blacksmith, horse shoeing a specialty.

Hubbard Herbert E., (Rochester) r 14, farmer 120.

Hubbard Hiram F., (Rochester) r 23, farmer 150.

Hubbard Isaac T., (Rochester) r 5, (Hubbard & Chaffee) butcher, cattle buyer, dairy 9 cows, farmer 260.

Hubbard Mary L., (Rochester) r 12 cor 22, teacher.

HUBBARD MASON O., (Rochester) mechanic, and farmer 40.

HUBBARD VARSIL M., (Rochester) r 5, retired farmer, dealer in cattle.

HUBBARD WILLIAM T., (Rochester) r 5, sugar orchard 475 trees, breeder of grade, cattle, farmer 100, wildland 60.

Hubbard & Chaffee, (Rochester) r 5, (I. T. H. & H. H. C) cattle buyers, butchers, and meat dealers.

Huntington Fred, (Rochester) r 6, laborer.

Huntington George J., (Rochester) r 43, laborer and lumberman.

Huntington James D., (Rochester) r 17, laborer.

Huntington Marcia J., (Rochester) r 43, widow of Joseph.

Huntington S. Arnold, (Rochester) carpenter and joiner, and laborer.

Huntington William D., (Rochester) (Huntington & Haviland) allo. physician and surgeon. 

HUNTINGTON WILLIAM M., (Rochester) (Huntington & Haviland) allo. physician and surgeon, owns farm 153, and in Hancock 200.

HUNTINGTON & HAVILAND, (Rochester) (Wm. M. and Wm. D. Huntington and N. C. B. Haviland) physicians and surgeons.

Hunton Benjamin H., (Rochester) r 24, (Hunton & Pollard.)

Hunton C. Mason, (Rochester) r 13, manuf of coffins and caskets, farmer, owns one half of 170 acres, occupied by G. N. Harvey.

HUNTON & POLLARD, (Rochester) r 24, (B. H. H. & S. P.) sugar orchard 275 trees, flock 65 sheep.farmer 100.

HUSSEY FRANK, (Rochester) r 35, sugar manuf. from 500 trees, dairy 14 cows, and farmer 125.


Jenney Silas W., (Rochester) r 44, farmer 35.

Jewett Frederick W., (Rochester) r 32, farmer, with William P.

JEWETT STILLMAN E., (Rochester) r 33, flock of 55 sheep, sugar orchard 250 trees, dairy 9 cows, and farmer 340.

Jewett William P., (Rochester) r 32, sugar orchard 350 trees, and farmer loo, in Pittsfield 60.

Jones Charles E., (Rochester) r 50, farmer, leases of Henry Gifford 100.

JONES CLARK W., (Rochester) r 53, owns thresher and wood saw, and farmer 30.

Jones F. Dennis, (Rochester) r 32, sugar orchard 300 trees, and farmer 40.

Jones Lynn, (Rochester) r 32, retired farmer.

Jones Rodney, (Rochester) r 43, farmer 75.

Joslyn Clara E., (Rochester) widow of David C.

Joslyn Lavina, (Rochester) r 33, widow of Calvin, aged 87.


KEZER FAYETTE A., (Rochester) r 35, (Wiley & Kezer,) prop. of grist and saw mill, dealer in grain, feed, etc.

Kezer Fayette C., (Rochester) r 35, sugar orchard 400 trees, dairy 8 cows, farmer 120, and in Pittsfield 100.

Kezer Ferdinand C., (Rochester) retired farmer.

Kidder Asa, (Rochester) retired shoemaker.

Kidder Edgar, (Rochester) r 28, farmer 100.

Kidder Havey J., (Rochester) r 28, farmer 150.

Kinsman Charles F., (Rochester) r 43, carpenter and joiner, and molder.

Kinsman Dora, (Rochester) r 51, retired farmer, aged 75.

KINSMAN HENRY M., (Rochester) r 51, wool grower 60 sheep, dairy 6 cows, and farmer 225. ,

KINSMAN JOHN Q., (Rochester) r 43, farm laborer.

Kinsman Lyman P., (Rochester) r 43, lumberman and laborer, h and lot.

KNOWLTON GEORGE F., (Rochester) r 41, sugar orchard 800 trees, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 175.


Laird Haskell, (Rochester) r 46, farmer.

Laird Stephen, (Rochester) r 46, farmer.

Lamb Warren, (Rochester) r 40, sugar orchard 250 trees, and farmer 135.

Larnard Alvah, (Stockbridge) r 32, farmer.

LATTIMER E. MARTIN, (Rochester) r 37, cooper, raises 3,000 pounds of willows, and farmer 75.

Leach R. Rush, (Rochester) r 33, dairy 7 cows, and farmer 160.

LELAND LUCIUS D., (Rochester) r 1, dairy 13 cows, breeder of pure blood Durham and Devon cattle, sugar orchard 500 tree, farmer 300.

Leonard Austin, (Rochester) r 10, farmer 150.

Lines Christina, (Rochester) (Mrs. Dr. L. H.)

Luce Collins, (Rochester) r 37, farmer.

Lyon John, (Rochester) r 52, farm laborer.

LYON JOHN, (Rochester) r 52, blacksmith, and farmer 240.

Lyon Freeman, (Rochester) r 52, teamster.

LYON WALTER J., (Rochester) r 43 1/2, runs engine in Downer's mill.


Manney John, (Rochester) r 33, dairy 7 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer, leases of A. Cushman 125.

Marsh Augustus J., (Rochester) off r 14, dairy 6 cows, sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 125.

MARSH CHARLES M., (Rochester) r 8, dairy 5 cows, sugar orchard 1,200 200 trees, farmer 225.

Marsh Joel, (Rochester) retired farmer 100.

MARSH JOHN P., (Rochester) r 14, sugar orchard 400 trees, farmer 140. 

Martin Amanda B., (Rochester) r 38, widow of Loman, h and 15 acres, in Pittsfield 150.

MARTIN CHARLES S., (Rochester) farmer 4.

MARTIN CROSBY G., (Rochester) r 38, dairy 8 cows, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, reg., sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 240.

Martin Frank L., (Rochester) (Martin & Campbell.)

MARTIN GEORGE H., (West Randolph) r 21, dairy 5 cows, farmer 350.

Martin Henry C., (Rochester) retired farmer, owns half of 170, occupied by G. A. Harvey.

Martin Henry, (West Randolph) r 21, old resident, aged 80 years.

Martin John R., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18, farmer 140.

Martin Jude, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 21, farmer, with George H.

Martin Louisa, (Rochester) widow of Eaton H., dressmaker.

MARTIN OSCAR G., (Rochester) off r 14, 2d selectman, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, reg., 80 head, farmer 600.

Martin Polly, (Rochester) widow of John.

Martin Tryphena, (Rochester) r 13, widow of Daniel.

MARTIN TRUMAN B., (Rochester) carpenter, cabinet maker, dealer in caskets, farmer 8.

MARTIN & CAMPBELL, (Rochester) (Frank L. M. and Wallace H. C.) dealers in stoves, tinware, crockery, furniture, sash and blinds, and general hardware of all kinds.

Maynard Florence H., (Rochester) r 29, blacksmith, farmer 134.

Maynard Florence M., (Rochester) r 28, farmer 100.

McCollum David, (Rochester) jeweler, farmer 200.

McCOLLAM WILLIAM, (Rochester) r 33, retired farmer, owns h and lot. 

McGibbins John, (Rochester) r 53, wood chopper, and farmer 2.

McGibbins Thomas, (Rochester) r 51, laborer.

McIntyre J. Dexter, (Rochester) r 43, laborer.

McPherson O. Nelson, (Rochester) r 28, farmer, with E. Campbell.

McWAIN ALMIRA, (Rochester) widow of Josiah.

McWain Andrew, (Rochester) r 12, farmer.

MCWAIN EDGAR W., (Rochester) works for C. R. Pierce; served in Co. E, 4th Vt. Vols., three years.

MESSER ALPHA, (Rochester) off r 40, editor and manager of "Patrons Rural," prest. of Husbandman's Fire Insurance Co. of Vermont, sugar orchard 325 trees, dairy 10 cows, farmer 100, and in Hancock 25.

MESSER JULIUS C., (Rochester) r 33, (Piper & Messer,) school committeeman.

Messer Lyman (Rochester) off r 40, retired farmer.

Mitchell Maria S., (Rochester) widow of Peter T. W.

Moore Winslow S., (Rochester) r 46, carpenter, and farmer, leases 75.

MORGAN CHARLES, (Rochester) r 26, general trader, dealer in hops, wool, and valerian root, and farmer 7.

Morgan Freeman, (Rochester) r 26, wool grower 36 sheep, and farmer 165.

MORRIS JEDEDIAH C., (Rochester) r 1, sugar orchard 275 trees, and farmer 75.

Morse Alpha, (Rochester) r 47, farmer 130.

Morse Calvin, (Rochester) r 47, dairy 4 cows, and farmer, with Alpha.

Morse Chapman, (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 18, dairy 10 cows, and farmer.

Morse Clarence C., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 19, farmer 100.

Morse Joseph Langdon, (Rochester) r 37, retired farmer, owns 120.

Morse Lucretia M., (Rochester) widow of Dr. James R.

MORSE OLIVER, (Rochester) r 33, flock of 50 sheep, and farmer 200. House built in 1804.

Morse Silas B., (Rochester) r 38, sugar orchard 300 trees, and farmer 240.

Mosher Francis P., (Rochester) r 38, farmer 180.

MOSHER GEORGE E., (Rochester) r 43 1/2, sawyer in Downer's mill.


NASON ALBERT W., (Rochester) r 49, dairy 9 cows, and farmer 140.

NASON HERBERT P., (Rochester) r 44, sugar orchard 900 trees, farmer 155, and in Hancock 100.

Nason Silence, (Rochester) r 49, widow of Clark.

NASON ZIBA, (Rochester) town liquor agent, shoemaker, h and lot. (Moved to Brattleboro.)

Newton Charles, (Rochester) off r 13, farmer 150.

NEWTON CHARLES H., (Rochester) r 33, carriage and sleigh manuf., and carpenter.

Newton George, (Rochester) r 13, farmer 65.

Newton Lucretia, (Rochester) r 33, widow of Edward W.

Newton Riley G., (Rochester) r 13, farmer, with George.

Newton Sarah, (Rochester) r 3, widow of Davis.

Newton Seth P., (Rochester) r 33, carpenter.

Nichols Betsey, (Rochester) widow of David, aged 86.

NICHOLS HENRY F., (Rochester) r 26, prop. livery stable.

Noise Brooks, (Rochester) laborer.

Noise George, (Rochester) laborer.


Packard Milton J., (Rochester) retired painter.

Page Mary, (Rochester) r 4, widow of Chauncey, aged 82.

Parker Wilson, (Rochester) r 33, laborer.

Parker George E., (Rochester) r 13, clapboard sawyer.

PARMENTER MARVIN, (Rochester) r 33, manuf. of eve-spouts and leaders, breeder of pure blood Poland China hogs, and farmer 70.

Parmenter Susan, (Rochester) r 33, widow of Mansil.

Paul Herbert I., (Rochester) r 33, farm laborer.

Penderghast Fred, (Rochester) r 48, farmer.

Penderghast John, (Rochester) r 48, farmer 175.

Perkins Charles, (Rochester) r 43, farmer 100

Perkins Charles E., (Rochester) r 43 1/2, farmer, owns half of 208.

PERKINS GEORGE A., (Rochester) r 52, engineer in Austin's mill.

Perkins Henry L., (Rochester) r 45, sugar orchard 400 trees, and farmer 175.

Perkins Luther J., (Rochester) r 431, carpenter, and farmer, owns half of 208.

Perkins S. Benson, (Rochester) r 37, (Perkins c& Courtney,) general blacksmith.

Perkins William A., (Rochester) r 45, farmer, with Henry L.

Perkins & Courtney, (Rochester) r 33, (S. B. P. and F. H. C.) general blacksmiths.

Persons Charles E., (Rochester) r 3, manuf. and dealer in eave spouts and leaders.

Persons Emily, (Rochester) r 3, farmer 100.

Phelps Oliver O., (Rochester) r 10, farmer, leases of Chester Downer 50.

Phillips Benjamin F., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 20, farmer, leases of G. H Woodward 125.

Pierce Chester, (Rochester) r 26, retired merchant, town auditor, farmer 250, in Bethel 150, in Hancock 800, wild land 1,100, owns 3 houses and lots.

Pierce Hannah, (Rochester) r 26, widow of Ira.

PIERCE JULIA A., (Rochester) (Mrs. E. L.) milliner, and ladies furnishing goods.

PIPER LORENZO V., (Rochester) r 32, (Piper & Messer.)

Piper & Messer, (Rochester) r 33, (L. V. Piper and J. C. Messer,) props. tub factory, and one half of saw mill, wild land 300.

POLLARD SOLON, (Rochester) r 24, (Hunton S Pollard.)

Pratt Eugene H., (Rochester) r c, farmer.

Putnam Hiram Augustus, (Rochester) r 10, blacksmith, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, Devon cattle, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 120.


RAYMOND CARLOS F., (Rochester) r 40, surveyor, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, reg., dairy 7 cows, farmer 75, and in Hancock 10.

Raymond Noah, (Rochester) r 41, old resident.

Reynolds Francis O., (Rochester) r 45, farmer, with Oliver L.

REYNOLDS OLIVER L., (Rochester) r 45, wool grower 40 sheep, sugar orchard 300 trees, farmer 140, has lived on his present place for 35 years.

Richardson Gardner E., (Rochester) r 14, sugar orchard 450 trees, wool grower 100 sheep, cider maker, farmer 175.

Richardson Hannah E., (Rochester) r 14, widow of Elias.

Richardson Harvey E., (Rochester) r 14, farmer, with Gardner E.

RICHARDSON STILLMAN E., (Rochester) r 17, dairy 15 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, hop grower 1,500 hills, and farmer 270.

RICHMOND ALBERT, (Rochester) allo. physician and surgeon, h and lot.

Richmond Jane, (Rochester) widow of Horace.

Rindge N. Washburn, (Rochester) r 8, farmer, 2.

Robinson Albert N., (Rochester) r 51, farmer, leases of R. Smith, of Stockbridge.

ROBINSON JOSEPH O., (Rochester) r 43 prop., of clapboard, and grist-mill. grocery, owns 100 acres wild land in Chittenden, Rut. Co., and 400 in Hancock, Addison Co.

Robinson Luther, (Rochester) r 43, farmer and lumberman.

ROCHESTER HOUSE. (Rochester) r 26, M. L. Faulkner, prop.

Root Almon R., (Rochester) r 52, lumberman, and farmer 90.

Root Charles E., (Rochester) r 40, farmer, with F. C. Root.

Root David, (Rochester) off r 53, dairy 11 cows, farmer 100, owned by Elizabeth M.

ROOT ELIZABETH M., (Rochester) off r 53, Mrs. David, farmer 100.

Root Ephraim, (Rochester) r 50, farmer 50.

Root Freeman C., (Rochester) r 40, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 90.

Root S. Stillman, (Rochester) r 3, sugar orchard 500 trees, owns thresher and wood saw, farmer 100.

Root Julius, (Rochester) r 2, farmer 94.

Root Samuel, (Rochester) r 13, retired farmer. Has lived in this town for 83 years. 

Root Sybil M., (Rochester) r 44, resident. 

RUSSELL BYRON G. REV., (Rochester) pastor Universalist church. 

Russell Sarah E., (Rochester) (Mrs. B. G.) teacher of instrumental music. 


Sargent Adaline, (Rochester) widow of Richard L. 

Sargent Martin, (West Randolph) r 21, farmer. 

Savage Charles. (Rochester) r 33, teamster for Tinkham & Son. 

Scott John W., (Rochester) r 14, laborer. 

Scott Walter C., (Rochester) r 33, general blacksmith, horse shoeing a specialty. 

SEGAR MARSHALL, (Rochester) r 43, farmer 150. 

Shepard George W., (Rochester) r 32, sugar orchard 250 trees, farmer 127. 

Shepard Luther L., (Rochester) r 32, farmer, teamster, and trapper. 

Shirley Catherine, (Rochester) widow of Thomas. 

Shirley Garrett, (Rochester) r 26, harness maker and dealer in blankets, whips and harness supplies. 

Slayton Ann E., (Rochester) r 13 cor 15, widow of James M. 

Smith Arthur A., (Rochester) off r 14, laborer. 

Smith Charlie, (Rochester) farmer. 

SMITH CHESTER M., (Rochester) off r 55, dairy 23 cows, lumberman and farmer 200, and wildland 600. Has lived on his present place 34 years. 

Smith Edward A., (Rochester) r 52, farmer, leases of Almon Root 19. 

Smith J. Jerred, (Rochester) r 30, retired farmer. 

SMITH JACOB F. (Rochester) r 50, lumberman and farmer 100, and owns one half of 140 acres wildland. 

Smith John, (Rochester) r 53, farmer. 

Smith Loren, (Rochester) r 53, laborer. 

Smith Oliver P., (Rochester) off r 57, farmer. 

SMITH RYLAND F., (Rochester) r 18 cor 15, painter, laborer. 

Spencer Luther, (Hancock, Addison Co.) r 3, farmer 140. 

Stanley Chauncey, (Rochester) r 52, farmer 80. 

Stephens Sylvia L., (Rochester) r 33, widow of Nathaniel A. 

STOCKWELL AZRO G., (Rochester) retired farmer 225. 

Stockwell James P., (Rochester) r 33, agent for the Husbandman Mutual Fire Insurance Co., flock of 57 sheep, sugar orchard 700 trees, and farmer 250. 

Stone Amos L., (Rochester) r 17, farmer, with William H. 

Stone William H., (Rochester) r 17, breeder of grade Cotswold sheep, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 250. 

Swan Arthur B., (Rochester) carpenter and joiner. 

Swan Royal A., (Rochester) r 59, sawyer, and farmer 100. 

Swan Wesley S., (Rochester) off r 50, farmer 70. 

SWINYER ALFRED S., (Rochester) r 54, carpenter, lumberman, and farmer 85. 

Swinyer James B., (Rochester) r 43 1/2, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 340. 


TAGGART ISAAC, 2d, (Rochester) farmer, leases of A. N. Beard 20. 

Tailor Anna, (Rochester) r 25, resident. 

Tailor Aurelia, (Rochester) r 25, widow of Ira. 

Thatcher Abijah H., (Rochester) r 1, farmer 150. 

THATCHER HIRAM E., (Rochester) r 1, retired farmer. Thatcher Roman C., (Rochester) r 38, farmer. 

TINKHAM PAUL C., (Rochester) r 33, (William Tinkham & Son.)

Tinkham Will A., (Rochester) r 33, son of William.

TINKHAM WILLIAM, (Rochester) (William Tinkham & Son,) hop grower, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 400.

TINKHAM WILLIAM & SON, (Rochester) (Paul C.) prop. of White River stage line from Bethel via Stockbridge and Rochester to Hancock.

Tower Charles C., (Rochester) r 24, farmer 75.

Tower J. Scott, (Rochester) dealer in drugs, medicines, cigars, fancy goods, and cutlery.

Tower John T., (Rochester) r 26, farmer 65.

Tower Marcia, (Rochester) r 26, widow of Washington.

Towle Rufus, (Rochester) r 45, retired farmer.

Towle William R., (Rochester) off r 51, sugar orchard 500 trees, and farmer 80.

Trask George H., (Rochester) clerk for Harvey, Guernsey & Co.

TRASK JOHN H., (Rochester) r  , (Harvey, Guernsey & Co.) farmer in Bethel 180.

TUPPER DEAN B., (Rochester) r 16, farmer, with W. E.

TUPPER JOHN R., (Rochester) (Harvey, Guernsey & Co.) mail route contractor, and farmer 5.

Tupper Martha R., (Stockbridge) r 32, widow of Royal H., owns one third of undivided estate, dairy 90 cows, and 400 acres.

Tupper William E., (Rochester) r 16, sugar orchard 400 trees, and farmer 80.

Tyler Perley, (Rochester) r 50 farmer 70.


Vandike Owen, (Rochester) r 35, farm laborer.


WAIT WINSLOW W., (Rochester) r 25, sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 195

Walcott Eaton M., (Rochester) r 34, farmer, with Oliver C.

Walcott Oliver C., (Rochester) r 34, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 260.

Walker James, (Rochester) r 12, farmer 150.

Washburn Alanson, (Rochester) r 45, retired farmer, aged 75.

Washburn Ezra, (Rochester) r 45, retired farmer.

WASHBURN FRANCIS F., (Rochester) town agent, dealer in dry goods, groceries, boots and shoes, hats, caps, fancy goods, etc., also dealer in general produce.

Washburn Henry C., (Rochester) r 45, farmer 50, and in Chittenden, Rutland Co. 50.

Washburn Polly, (Rochester) widow of Ezra, owns h and lot.

Webber Julia E., (Rochester) widow of Christopher A., resident.

Wheeler Ziba, (Rochester) r 33, teamster for Tinkham & Son.

Whitcomb Suel S., (Rochester) r 43, lumberman, farmer 5.

White Calvin B., (Rochester) off r 24, farmer, with Carlos A.

White Carlos A., (Rochester) r 25, sugar orchard 400 trees, farmer 150.

WHITE JOHN Q. A., (Rochester) Off r 51, farmer 50.

White Mason A., (Rochester) off r 51, school teacher.

Whitlock Charles H., (Rochester) r 13, farmer for Dr. Huntington.

Whitney Benjamin N., (Rochester) r 43, farmer 58, owned by Mrs. Levina R. Whitney.

Whitney Benjamin H., (Rochester) r 14, farmer 25.

Whitney Joshua, (Rochester) r 50, retired farmer.

Whitney Sidney C., (Rochester) r 50, farmer 100.

Whitney William P., (Rochester) farmer 80.

Whittaker Abram C., (Rochester) r 22, sugar orchard 1,000 trees, farmer 200.

Whittaker Herbert W., (Rochester) r 22, farmer, with Abram C.

Whittaker Ira, (Rochester) r 27, farmer 20.

Whitten Lettice, (Rochester) widow, aged 88.

Whitten William W., (Rochester) r 13, painter, and laborer.

Wiley Carroll, (Rochester) r 33, (Wiley & Kezer) owns farm 15.

WILEY DAVID L., (Rochester) r 33, leases one half of saw mill.

Wiley Ellen M., (Rochester) r 33, widow of Chelsey O.

Wiley Lucius F., (Rochester) r 14, sugar orchard 500 trees, wool grower 60 sheep, farmer 200.

Wiley Orin, (Rochester) r 33, retired farmer.

Williams Wendell W., (Rochester) r 28, sugar orchard 500 trees, farmer 250.

Willis Diantha, (Rochester) r 32, widow of John.

Wilson William, (Brandon, Rut. Co.) r 54, farm laborer.

Wing Harmon, (Rochester) r 42, old resident, aged 80 years.

WING HENRY M., (Rochester) r 42, dairy 10 cows, breeder of pure blood Merino sheep, reg., sugar orchard 800 trees, farmer 175, in Hancock 100.

Wing Hiram, (Rochester) retired blacksmith,

Wing Julia, (Rochester) dressmaker.

WING R. FOSTER, (Rochester) r 26, 3d selectman, dairy 10 cows, farmer 200 in Pittsfield.

Withington John H., (Rochester) laborer.

Wocds Fred E., (Rochester) teacher.

Woods Julius A., (Rochester) carpenter and joiner.

Woodward George H., (West Randolph, Orange Co.) r 20, farmer 125.

*WORCESTER ALONZO, (Rochester) prop. of foundry and general repair shop, manuf. plows, harrows, cultivators, and carriages. [Card on page 560.]

Worcester Unity, (Rochester) r 17, widow of Eucebus.

Wright Gilman, (Rochester) r 9, farmer 112.

Wright Henrietta A., (Rochester) r 9, teacher.

WYMAN CYRUS C., (Rochester) r 48, dairy 7 cows, farmer 120, in Hancock 50.

Wyman Joho K., (Rochester) r 48, farmer 100.

Gazetteer and Business Directory of 
Windsor County, Vt. For 1883-84 
Compiled and Published by Hamilton Child 
Printed At The Journal Office, Syracuse, N. Y, 1884. 
Pages 453-465. 

Transcribed by Karima Allison ~ 2006