TOWN
OF BENSON
RUTLAND
COUNTY
1881–1882
EXPLANATIONS
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; h.,
house; manuf., manufacturer; N., north; n., near; opp., opposite; prop.,
proprietor; reg., registered as applied to live stock; S., south; W., west.
The word street is implied.
Railroad
Station is Fairhaven, 10 miles south on Rensselaer and Rutland R. R.; Daily
Stage; Port, Benson Landing, on Lake Champlain.
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ADAMS
ALBERT M., (Benson,) r 51, dairy 20 cows, farmer 125.
Adams
John W., (Benson,) r 36, farmer 125.
Aiken
James H., (Benson,) cor. r 46 and 37, lister, dairy 12 cows, farmer 100.
Arnold
Milton F., (Hortonville,) r 9, farmer, son of S. A.
ARNOLD
SAMUEL A., (Hortonville,) r 9, breeder of merino sheep, farmer 100.
Arnold
Walter L., (Hortonville,) r 9, farmer, son of S. A.
Arnold
Weston B., (Hortonville,) r 9, farmer 200.
AUSTIN
JEHIAL, (Benson,) r 17, farmer 40.
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Babbit
Benjamin F., (Benson,) r 26, farmer, works on shares for H. Goodrich 116.
Babbit
Nelson M., (Hortonville,) r 9, farmer 250.
Barber
Addie H. Miss, (Benson,) r 18, dress and cloak maker.
BARBER
ALMON, (Benson,) r 51, dairy 20 cows, dealer in live stock, farmer, leases
of Mrs. Sheldon Doan 300.
Barber
Charles P., (Benson,) r 2, farmer.
BARBER
MOSES G., (Benson,) r 2, farmer 140.
BARBER
WILLIAM C., (Benson,) r 18, farmer 114.
BARBOUR
E. L., (Benson,) r 36, town grand juror, dairy 18 cows, farmer 200.
BARBOUR
MUNSON, (Benson,) r 36, dairy 12 cows, farmer 160 on r 5.
Bascom
Benjamin, (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 16, farmer, lives with his son W. S.
BASCOM
WILLIAM S., (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 16, farmer 210.
BELDEN
DE WITT S. (Benson,) r 39, wool grower, farmer 140.
Belden
Joseph C., (Benson,) r 40, farmer 2.
Belden
Theron, (Dresden Station, N. Y.,) r 42, farm laborer.
Benjamin
Charles, (Benson,) r 20, farmer 40.
Bishop
Jehiel, (Benson,) r 13, farmer, leases of Mrs. Mary Potter 100.
Bishop
Stephen C., (Benson,) r 17, farmer 140.
Bosworth
Elwin, (Benson,) r 7, farmer, son of Martin.
BOSWORTH
MARTIN, (Benson,) r 7, breeder of merino sheep, dairy 10 cows, farmer 196.
Bosworth
William H., (Benson,) cor. r 7 and 11, agent for patent wagon axle cutters,
the giant riding saw, and farmer 40.
BOURNE
IRA, (Benson,) r 27, farmer, on shares, for Orson Bourne 121.
Bourne
Orson, (Benson,) r 27, breeder of registered sheep, farmer 121.
Briggs
Amasa, (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 35, farmer 400.
Briggs
Annie J. Miss, (Benson,) r 23, general merchandise and millinery.
Briggs
John A., (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 35, farmer, son of Amasa.
BROWN
OLIVER H. (Benson,) r 14, (Brown Brothers.)
BROWN
WILLIAM, (Benson,) r 38, farmer .
BROWN
BROTHERS, (Benson,) r 14, (O. H. and Rollin, of Orwell Ad. Co.,) wool growers,
dairymen, farmers 550.
Bryan
Samuel, (Benson Landing,) cor. r 40 and 19, fisherman, farmer 43.
Bump
Hilon, (Benson,) r 32, carpenter, joiner and millwright, dairy 13 cows,
farmer 360.
Bump
Oscar H., (Benson,) r 32, carpenter and farmer.
Burke
Michael, (Hortonville,) r 10, farmer leases of M. C. Rice, 105.
Burr
Edward, (Benson,) r 34, miller and sawyer.
Busteed
William J., (Dresden Station, N. Y.,) r 41 1/2, captain canal boat "Sylvester
Mahan."
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CARTER
AUGUSTA S. MISS, (Benson,) r 20, with Clara W., owns farm 180.
CARTER
BYRON A., (Benson,) r 23 dealer in dry goods, groceries and hardware, farmer
50.
CARTER
CLARA W., Miss, (Benson,) r 20, with Augusta S., owns farm 180.
CARTER
ELIJAH, (Benson,) r 23, manufacturer of monuments, head stones, table tops,
brackets, shelves, sinks and wash boards.
Carter
John S., (Benson,) r 20, farmer 86.
CARTER
PERRY, (Benson,) r 36, mail agent, owns house and lot, stage Benson to
Fair Haven.
Clark
Pulaski J., (Benson,) r 45, farmer, son of Thomas H.
Clark
Thomas H. Sr., (Benson,) r 45, dairy 10 cows, farmer 200.
Clark
Thomas H. Jr., (Benson,) r 45, farmer.
Clark
William D., (Benson,) r 44, cooper, marble cutter and farmer 25.
Coats
Henry M., (Benson,) r 34, carpenter, joiner and millwright.
COATS
JAMES M., (Benson,) r 2, farm laborer at Barber's.
Coats
Robert B., (Benson,) r 6 and 4, farmer 8 acres.
Cook
Lewis B., (Benson,) r 33, manufacturer of spokes, shingles and farmer 54.
COWEE
FRANKLIN W., (Benson,) r 23, (Walker & C.)
CROFOOT
DANIEL, (Benson,) r. 35, justice of peace, farmer 13 acres.
Cull
James, (Benson,) r 36, farmer works on shares 47 for Ezra Strong.
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Dibble
Lorenzo A., (Benson,) r 23, pastor of M. E. Church.
DICKINSON
ALBERT J., (Benson,) r 23, constable, overseer of poor and farmer 175.
DICKINSON
ISAAC, (Benson,) r 47, 88 years old, dairy 15 cows, farmer 200.
Dickinson
John, (Benson,) r 23, farmer, blacksmith.
Dickinson
William C., (Benson,) r 48, farmer 133.
Donahue
Patsey, (Benson,) r 23, carriage painter.
DORSEY
JAMES, (Benson,) r 22, inspector of customs, New York city.
DOWD
AARON, (Benson,) r 36, (D. & Fields).
DOWD
& FIELDS, (Benson,) r 22, (Aaron D. and Edward F.,) blacksmithing and
horseshoeing.
DUCHARME
LOUIS J., (Benson,) r 23 1/2, manuf. and dealer of boots and shoes.
Duit
Michael, (Orwell Ad. Co.,) r 5, on shares, Munson Barber farm 160.
Dwire
Henry, (Benson,) r 23, carriage maker, journeyman.
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Elward
Michael, (Benson,) r 15, farmer 3.
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FAIRMAN
ANGELINE, (Hortonville,) r 8, widow Henry B., resident, lives with Judson
D. Goodrich.
Fairman
Braman B., (Hortonville.) r 10, farm laborer.
Falkenburg
Joseph, (Benson,) r 46, dealer in stock and produce, farmer 100.
Fay
Chauncey W., (Benson,) r 32, dairy 25 cows, farmer 440.
Fay
Ellsworth H., (Benson,) r 32, farmer, son of C. W.
FAY
LAVIER, (Benson,) r 32, farmer and school teacher, telegraph oper.
FIELDS
EDWARD, (Benson,) r 36, (Dowd & F.)
Fish
Augustus, (Hortonville,) r 10, farm laborer.
Fish
Elijah, (Benson,) r 38, farmer, leases of Mrs. Jane E. King 200, works
for M. F. King 200.
Foot
Francis W., (Dresden Station, N. V.,) r 42, farmer 300.
Fowler
James, (Benson,) r 31, farmer 6.
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Gates
Ira, (Benson,) r 35, farmer, house and lot.
Gibbs
Almon J., (Benson,) r 25, dairy 16 cows, farmer 200.
GIBBS
JONAS, (Benson,) r 23, retired farmer 7.
Gibbs
Joseph A., (Benson,) r 23, carpenter and joiner and painter.
Gleason
James H., (Benson,) r 28, farmer, 82 years old.
GLEASON
ROLLIN, (Benson,) r 28, dealer in fine merino registered sheep, pure blood
Devon cattle, and farmer, 325.
GOODRICH
CHARLES B., (Benson,) r 5, 2d selectman, farmer, 275.
GOODRICH
CHARLES S., (Benson,) r 37, __ cows, farmer 115.
Goodrich
Hiram, (Benson,) r 26, farmer 110.
Goodrich
Judson. D., (Hortonville,) r 8, laborer.
Grinnell
M. D. Mrs., (Benson,) r 16, widow R. W., farmer 100.
GRINNELL
SENECA C., (Benson,) r 16, farmer, works for Mrs. M. D.
Grinnell,
100.
GRISWOLD
JOSEPH S., (Benson,) r 35, breeder of merino sheep and Lambert and Patchen
horses, farmer 400.
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HALE
ALLEN L., (Benson Landing,) r 19, dealer in dry goods, groceries, boots,
shoes, hardware, postmaster, proprietor of ferry from Benson Landing to
Putnam, N. Y.
HALE
HORACE, (Benson Landing,) r 18, farmer 50, also rowboat and sleigh builder.
Halstead
Franklin G., (Benson,) r 31, farmer 119.
Hasbrook
Marvin S., (Benson,) r 40, farmer.
HASEROOK
see also HUSBROOK.
Hassett
William H., (Benson,) r 51, farmer 75.
HAVEN
REUBEN F., (Hortonville,) r 28, cooper and farmer 67.
Haven
Otis, (Benson,) r 26 farmer 30.
HIER
WILLIAM G., (Benson,) r 7, farm laborer and sawyer.
Higgins
Alphonso, (Benson,) r 23, mail agent Benson to Benson Landing, farmer.
Higgins
Francis, (Benson,) r 40, dairy 12 cows, farmer 270.
HIGGINS
JAMES, (Benson,) r 16, retired farmer, wood lot 6 acres.
HIGGINS
WILLIAM O., (Benson,) r 20, dairy 10 cows, farmer 175.
HILL
JOHN B., (Dresden Station, Washington county, N. Y.,) r 411, fisherman,
farmer 50 and leases of A. Gibbs of Whitehall, N. Y., 250.
Howard
Anna M., (Benson,) r 15, widow of E. S., farmer 350.
HOWARD
EDWARD S., (Benson,) cor. r 9 and r 2, dairy 23 cows, farmer 256 and woodland
250.
HOWARD
HENRY S., (Benson,) r 36, (H. & Reed,) first selectman.
HOWARD
JOHN M., (Benson,) r 26, dairy 16 cows, and wool grower, farmer, works
on shares for J. J. Howard 230.
Howard
Junius J., (Benson,) r 26, farmer 230.
HOWARD
& REED, (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 22, (Henry S. H. &Frederick L.
R.,) dealers in stoves, tin, wooden, glass, Japan and hollow wares, and
agricultural tools of all kinds; agent for Wood's mowers and Yankee horse
rakes, wheel harrow and automatic lamp.
Hulburt
Pomeroy K., (Hortonville,) r 10, farmer 90.
HULETT
HARVEY, (Dresden Station, N. Y.,) r 43, carpenter, shoemaker and farmer,
160.
Hunt
John D., (Benson,) r 26, farmer 80.
HUNTER
ELLSWORTH M., (Benson,) r 28, agent for all kinds of newspapers and job
printing, farmer.
Hunter
Mahlon A., (Benson,) r. 34, farmer leases of F. W. Walkey, 140.
HUSBROOK
ZEBINA D., (Benson,) r 40, breeder of fine registered merino sheep, dairy
10 cows, farmer 250.
HUSBROOK,
SEE ALSO HASBROOK.
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JAKWAY
LEMUEL W., (Benson,) r 41 1/2, breeder of fine merino sheep, breeder of
blooded horses, farmer 300.
Jakway
Thomas G., (Benson,) r 41 1/2, farmer, son of L. W.
JOHNSON
FRANCIS W., (Hortonville,) r 10, cider mill stave factory, shingle maker,
farmer 80.
JONES
HENRY R., (Benson,) r 23, ally. physician and surgeon and farmer 20.
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Kelley
Matthew M., (Benson,) r 2, farmer works on shares for Mrs. Deborah C. Benson,
of Orwell, 130.
Kellogg
L. Howard, (Benson,) cor. r 22 and 36, justice of peace, town clerk, farmer
170, 30 of mountain land.
KING
CHARLES M., (Benson,) r 46, wool grower, farmer 200, and works upon shares
for M. F. King, 300.
KING
DAVID D., (Benson,) r 46, wool grower, farmer 165.
KING.
HENRY, (Benson,) r 18, dairy i6 cows, farmer 250.
KING
JOSEPH D., (Benson,) r 39, breeder of merino sheep, and farmer 240.
King
Mosley F., (Benson,) r 46, farmer 500 acres.
King
Plimmon S., (Benson,) r 46, farmer, son of M. F.
KING
ROYAL C., (Benson,) r 16, house painter and kalsominer.
KING
ROYAL D., HON. (Benson,) r 47, State Senator, farmer 170.
KING
WILLIAM S., (Benson,) r 15, farmer leases of Anna M. Howard, 350.
Knapp
Herman E., (Benson,) r 22, general teaming and works 150 for Horace Knapp.
Knapp
Horace, (Benson,) r 23, age 80 years, farmer 150.
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Ladd
Kendall G., (Benson Landing,) r 18, farmer 200.
Ladd
Nelson G., (Benson,) r 22, farm laborer.
LADD
TRYPHENA, (Benson Landing,) r 18, widow P. G. Ladd, farmer 200.
Ladd
Woodward N., (Benson,) r 24, manuf. of Ladd's celebrated Union Salve, farmer
200.
Lavery
Patrick, (Benson,) r 15, farmer, works upon shares for F. W. Walker 275
Lavery
Richard, (Orwell, Addison Co.,) r 1, farmer leases of F. W. Walker 300.
LEE
EUGENE S., (Benson,) r 40, farmer.
Lee
Noah F., (Benson,) r 40, dairy 25 cows, farmer 260.
Leonard
John, (Benson,) r 29, dairy 23 cows, farmer 212.
Lewis
George H., (Putnam Station, N. Y.,) r 18, farmer 50.
LEWIS
HORACE S., (Benson Landing) r 18 1/2, farmer 40.
Lewis
James C (Benson Landing,) r 18 1/2. farmer 14 and 40 wood land.
LITTLE
HENRY R., (Benson,) r 20, farmer 100.
Lyon
George G. Rev., (Benson,) r 23, pastor of Congregational Church.
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Mahna
Charles H., (Benson,) r 21, carpenter, and farmer 116.
Manley
Horace A., (Benson,) r 18, farmer 100.
MANLEY
ROXCENETH, (Benson,) r 18, widow of A. D., farmer 45.
MARTIN
MADISON M., (Benson Landing,) r 40, wool grower, farmer 180.
Martin
Peter, (Orwell, Addison Co.,) r 6, farmer 15 acres.
*MARTIN
ORSON C., (Benson,) r 40, breeder of fine registered merino sheep, breeder
of pure blood Jersey cattle, farmer 200.
May
Frederick, (Benson,) r 51, farmer 300.
McAllaster
Albert H., (Benson,) r 18, dealer in horses, cattle, sheep and wool, and
farmer 110.
McDONALD
EUGENE, (Benson,) r 26, lime burner, manuf. of quicklime, and farmer 150.
McGUIRE
JAMES, (Benson,) r 23, harness maker and carriage trimmer, leader of Orchestra
band.
McLaughlin
William, (Benson,) cor. r 5 and 13, farmer 9.
Meacham
Fred. E., (Benson,) cor. r 46 and 37, farm laborer.
Meacham
Pulaski, (Benson,) r 17, blacksmith and farmer 30.
Morse
George E., (Benson,) r 36, jour. carriage maker.
Morse
Ira E., (Benson,) r 7, saw mill, manuf, of lumber, shingles, lath and farmer
97.
Moss
George B., (Benson,) r 32, carpenter and joiner, and farmer 8.
Munger
Frank, (Benson,) r 2, carpenter.
Myers
John B., (Dresden Station, N. Y.,) r 42, farmer 160.
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Naramore
Chauncey A., (Benson,) r 23, tin peddler.
NEWTON
JOSEPH P., (Benson,) r 23, alto. physician and surgeon.
Nickerson
William T., (Benson,) r 5, farmer 85, and leases of S. Howe of Iowa City,
__ acres.
NOBLE
LOREN S., (Benson,) r 47, dairy 12 cows, farmer 106, 16 of wood land.
NORTON
C. S. MRS., (Benson,) r 47, widow, daughter of Isaac Dickinson.
NORTON
ELIAS, (Benson,) r 12, dairy 9 cows, farmer 95.
Norton
George P., (Benson,) r 12, farmer, works upon shares for A. J. Dickinson,
120.
Norton
Samuel K., (Benson,) r 20, farmer leases of Augusta S. and Clara W. Carter,
180.
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O'DONALD
NELSON, (Benson,) cor. r 34 and 33, grist mill, and saw mill, cider mill,
planing mill and farmer 44.
Olmsted
William D., (Benson,) r 22, retired farmer house and lot, 82 ys. of age,
ORKINS
ANSON A., (Hortonville,) r 10, wheelright, teacher of music, leader of
string band, manuf. of mittens, farmer 36.
Osgood
David L., (Benson,) r 16, farmer.
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Pattison
Morton, (Benton,) r 39, farmer.
Pattison
Robert H., (Benson,) r 39, dairy 13 cows, and farmer 130.
PECK.
John F., (Benson,) r 48, farm laborer for R. Sherwood.
Pender
Edwin, (Benson,) r 5, farmer 150.
Perkins
Adin M., (Benson,) cor. r 52 and 49, dairy 28 cows, farmer leases of Amasa
Briggs, 400.
Perry
Calvin, (Benson,) r 20 farmer.
Perry
Calvin O., (Hortonville,) r 8, farm laborer.
Pierce
Amos, (Benson,) r 39, farm laborer.
Pitts
Aaron L., (Benson,) r 46, ins. agent and dealer in fruit trees.
Pitts
William S., (Benson,) r 46, farm laborer.
Potter
Eugene, (Benson,) r 23, farmer 100.
Potter
Mary Mrs., (Benson,) r 13, widow of David, farmer 100.
Potter
Ralph, (Benson,) r 13, farmer 200.
Pratt
Sylvester, (Benson,) r 40, farmer 1 1/2.
Proctor
Lawrence N., (Benson,) r 47, dealer in live stock, butcher, dairy 18 cows,
farmer 150.
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Rabitau
Anthony, (Benson,) r 7, farm laborer.
RANSOM
WILLIAM A., (Benson,) r 24, attorneyatlaw, and farmer 120.
REED
EDWIN R., (Benson,) r 23, postmaster, harness maker, and agent for all
kinds of periodicals, books and papers.
REED
FREDERICK L., (Benson,) r 23, (Howard & R.)
Reed
Jonas, (Benson,) r 23, proprietor of Union Hotel.
RICE
MARTIN C., (Hortonville,) r 8, agent Vermont Fire Insurance Co., town agent;
First Assistant Judge County Court; farmer 564, also 400 in Hubbardton,
and 350 in New Haven, and 350 in Orwell, Ad. Co.
Root
Amos N., (Benson,) r 51, carpenter and joiner, son of Stephen.
ROOT
GEORGE, (Benson,) r 33, farmer 200.
Root
Henry S., (Hortonville,) r 10, farmer 140.
Root
Jasper R., (Benson,) r 51, (son of Stephen,) farmer.
ROOT
STEPHEN, (Benson,) r 51, dairy 25 cows, farmer 400.
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Sears
George, (Benson,) r 50, (son of John,) farmer.
Sears
John, (Benson,) r 50, dairy 20 cows, farmer 200.
Shea
Edmond, (Benson,) r 7, farmer 150.
Sherman
Albert G., (Benson,) r 23, blacksmith, farmer 4.
Sherwood
Reuben, (Benson,) r 48, dairy 15 cows, farmer 136.
Sird
Dennis, (Benson,) r 7, wagon maker and blacksmith.
Skeels
Samuel K., (Hortonville,) r 10, farmer 15.
Skeels
William N., (Benson,) r 5, farmer 51.
SLEIGHT
ALEXANDER, (Benson,) r 44, dairy g cows, farmer 100.
SMITH
ELLIOTT E., (Hortonville,) r 11, carpenter, joiner and builder, and farmer
28.
Smith
Sidney E., (Benson,) r 41 1/2, farm laborer.
Southworth
Henry M., (Benson,) r 22, agent for Mutual Ins. Co. of Windsor Co., and
marble dealer.
Southworth
Julia A. Miss, (Benson,) r 22, dress and cloak maker.
STACY,
JULIUS L., (Orwell, Addison Co.,) r 5, breeder of Cotswold sheep, stock
grower, farmer 60 in Benson, and 90 Orwell.
Stickney
Moses, (Benson Landing,) r 2, breeder of Hambletonian horses, farmer 250.
STRONG
EZRA, (Benson,) r 36, wagon maker, carpenter, and farmer 47, and 50 acres
of wood land; his age is 90 years.
STRONG
HENRY E., (Benson,) r 23, (Strong & Bro.)
Strong
Stephen C., (Benson,) r 23, retired wagon maker, 80 years old.
STRONG
WILLARD E., (Benson,) r 23, (Strong & Brother,) town representative.
STRONG
& BROTHER, (Benson,) cor. r 23 and 35, (Henry E. and Willard E.,) carriage,
wagon and sleigh makers, blacksmiths and farmers 150.
Sutliff
Emons, (Hortonville,) r 10, farmer 23.
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Talman
William H., (Benson,) r 35, farmer and mason.
Taylor
Edwin, (Benson,) cor. r 31 and 30, farm laborer.
Thomas
Leonard, (Hortonville,) r 9, (lives with N. M. Babbit.)
Twine
Lewis, (Benson) r 33, farm laborer and mason.
Tine
Lewis, (Benson,) r 33, farm laborer and maon.
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Union
Hotel, (Benson,) r 23, Jonas Reed, proprietor.
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Walker
Arunah, (Benson,) r 40 1/2, farmer 1000.
Walker
Barnard L., (Benson,) r 7, (son of C. R.) farmer.
Walker
Charles E., (Benson,) r 7, farmer, leases of A. A. Kidder, of Castleton,
175.
Walker
Charles R., (Benson,) r 7, farmer 110.
WALKER
EDWIN A., (Benson,) r 47, dairy 20 cows, farmer 170.
Walker
Emeline, (Hortonville,) r 9, (widow William T.,) farmer 130.
WALKER
FRANKLIN W., (Benson,) r 23, justice peace, town treas. and farmer 1000.
WALKER
JOHN D., (Hortonville,) r 11, farmer 80.
Walker
Nathan H., (Benson,) r 26, dairy 12 cows, farmer works on shares for J.
D. Hunt, 80.
Walker
Rockwell P., (Benson,) r 23, (W. & Cowee,) farmer 20.
Walker
Samuel B., (Hortonville,) r 7, farmer 30 in Sudbury.
WALKER
WILLIAM H., (Benson,) r 7, manuf. of shingles, carpenter and joiner.
WALKER
& COWEE, (Benson,) r 23, (Rockwell P. W. and Franklin W. C.,) dealers
in dry goods, groceries, boots, shoes, rubbers, ready made clothing, furnishing
undertakers.
WAIT
DANIEL, (Benson,) r 31, general dealer in live stock, dairy 35 cows, farmer
1000.
Wait
Fred., (Benson,) r 31, farmer, son of Daniel.
Wait
Samuel, (Benson Landing,) r 20, farmer.
Ward
William W., (Benson,) r 23, tinner.
Watts
Charles, (Benson,) r 15, merchant tailor.
WEST
SAMUEL G., (Benson,) r 2, farm laborer.
West
Samuel, Sen., (Benson,) r 22, laborer.
Wetherby
Andrew J., (Benson,) r 20, farmer 3.
WHEELER
EDWIN S., (Benson,) r 32, blacksmith and farmer.
White
Henry K., (Hortonville,) r 8, farmer 75.
Wilcox
Augustus, (Benson,) r 12, dairy 10 cows, farmer 110.
Wilcox
Corban G., (Benson,) r 15, farm laborer.
WILCOX
ISA Z. N., (Benson,) r 47, teacher of piano, organ and vocal music.
Wilcox
Maturin E., (Benson,) r 47, farmer leases of Edwin Walker, 60.
WILCOX
PHILO E., (Benson,) r 48, dairy 18 cows, selectman, farmer 400.
Williams
Henry G., (Hortonville,) r 28, farmer, son of Horace.
WILLIAMS
HORACE, (Hortonville,) r 28, dealer in fine merino sheep, farmer 255.
Williams
Simon H., (Hortonville,) r 28, farmer.
Williamson
John M., (Benson Landing,) r 18, farmer 160.
WINCHESTER
CHARLES R., (Benson,) r 37, farmer 50, and works on shares for W. J. Goodrich,
of Vco, Min., 96.
Woodward
Nathan, (Benson,) r 31, farmer 160.
Wylie
Jacob, (Benson,) r 32, farmer 105.
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Yale
Mynders, (Benson Landing,) r 19, carpenter and joiner, farmer 40.
Young
Adolphus, (Benson,) r 36, carriage ironer.
Young
Harry J., (Benson,) r 51, farmer 80 acres, miller, works at Brandon.
Gazetteer
and Business Directory of Rutland County, VT.;
188182,
Compiled and Published by Hamilton Child;
Syracuse,
N.Y.; Printed at the Journal Office
August
1881, Part Two, Pages 257265.
Transcribed
by Karima Allison 2004
