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 Stations are Brandon, about five miles east, and Whiting, Addison County, about four miles north. Daily Stage from Brandon and Castleton.


Abbott Sarah E., (Sudbury,) r 17, resident.

Abbott William P., (Sudbury,) r 16, Chauncey Abbott estate, farmer 16.

Atwood Royal E., (Brandon,) r 25, (A. & Howard.)

Atwood & Howard, (Brandon,) r 25, (Royal E. Atwood and Vilroy S. Howard,) dairy 10 cows, 150 sheep and farmers 150.


BAKER SCHUYLER T., (Brandon,) r 12, carpenter and farmer 30.

Barber L. Clyde, (Sudbury,) r 28, farmer, with Rodney.

BARBER RODNEY, (Sudbury,) r 28, breeder of Spanish merino sheep and farmer 117.

Barrett Lorenzo G., (Brandon,) r 9, farmer 49.

Bashaw Levi, (Sudbury,) farm laborer.

Bird Ed., (Hortonville,) r 33, laborer and farmer 10.

Bissette Rollin L., (Sudbury,) r 4 cor 5, farmer, works on shares, David Sawyer estate, 200.

Bresee Chauncey C., (Hortonville,) r 29, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, farmer r 120.

BRESEE FRANKLIN A., (Brandon,) r 25, selectman, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, and farmer 200.

BRESEE SOLON, (Hortonville,) r 31, justice of peace, trustee of school fund, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, apiarian 35 swarms, and farmer 62.

Brink D. Azro, (Hubbardton,) r 30, farmer. 

Brockway Leland, (Sudbury,) r 27, farmer, leases of Asahel Burr, 160. 

BROWN LUTHER W., (Leicester Junction,) r 6, dairy 15 cows, and farmer 270.

BUCKLIN NATHANIEL A., (Sudbury,) postmaster and dealer in general merchandise.

Burr Asahel, (Sudbury,) r 27, lumberman and farmer 160.

BURR MASON, (Sudbury,) r 27, saw mill.


Campbell George W., (Sudbury,) r 16, allo. physician and surgeon.

Carroll Patrick C., (Sudbury,) blacksmith.

Chatterton Edgar A., (Sudbury,) r 15, sheep shearer.

Clark David, (Sudbury,) r 16, teacher and farmer 100.

COOL ASAHEL S., (Brandon,) r 25, town agent, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, dairy 15 cows, and farmer 175.

Cool Edgar O., (Brandon,) r 25, with Asahel S., breeder of Spanish sheep, owns meadow 33 acres.


Denno William, (Sudbury,) r 16, laborer.

Dissorde Joseph, (Brandon,) r 7, farmer 3.

Doane George W., (Sudbury,) r 5, farmer 1.

Doland Peter, (Sudbury,) r 20, farmer 80.


Forshee Eli, (Brandon,) r 22, laborer.

Forshee Frank, (Brandon,) r 22, farm laborer.

FOSTER JAMES K., (Sudbury,) r 6, town overseer of poor, town lister, dairyman 55 cows, and farmer 300.

Fowler Hiram (Brandon,) r 21, farm laborer.


GALE DANIEL A., (Sudbury,) r 15, breeder Spanish merino sheep, registered, carpenter and joiner; and farmer 2.

Gates Amos L., (Brandon,) r 12, farmer 200.

German David, (Brandon,) r 7 cor 8, farmer with John.

German John, (Brandon,) r 7 cor 8, farmer 93.

GERMOND SMITH S., (Sudbury,) r 27, farmer 200.

Griffin Alonzo C., (Sudbury,) r 20, farmer 100.

GRIFFIN BENONI, (Brandon,) r 22, town representative and auditor, dairy 25 cows and farmer 300.

GRIFFIN JOHN A., (Brandon,) r 21, farmer 108.

Griffin Rolla C., (Brandon,) r 22, farmer with Benoni.

GROVER HIRAM A., (Brandon,) r 25, painter, agent Weed Sewing Machine, and with Norris L., farmer 41.

Grover Norris L., (Brandon,) r 25, dealer in farm stock and produce, and with Hiram A., farmer 41.


HALL EDWARD D., (Nortonville,) r 32, son of Mrs. Tyla L., farmer.

HALL TYLA L. MRS., (Hortonville,) r 32, widow of Edward L., farmer 200 of which 100 is in Hubbardton.

Harrington Sarah, (Sudbury,) r 29, widow of Gardner, 87 years of age.

Haven William C., (Hortonville,) r 32, cooper and farmer 40.

HAWKINS JOSEPHINE A. Miss, (Sudbury,) r 16, resident and farmer 250.

Hawkins Nancy E., (Sudbury,) r 16, widow of Lyman, farmer 300.

Hewitt Chauncey E., (Brandon,) r 22, justice of peace, and farmer 140.

Holden Antipas E. See Hubbardton Directory.

HOLMES WILLARD C., (Leicester Junction,) r 6, farmer 67.

Horton Alonzo, (Brandon,) r 9, farmer 40.

HORTON EUGENE L., (Leicester Junction,) r 6, town selectman and farmer 52.

Horton Rollin V., (Hortonville,) r 32, fourth son of Major Gideon Horton, lives with Mrs. Tyla L. Hall.

Howard Squire J., (Brandon,) r 25, farmer.

Howard Vilroy S., (Brandon,) r 25, (Atwood & H.)

HUFF BENJAMIN F., (Sudbury,) r 20, farmer with John, 200.

Huff John, (Sudbury,) r 20, farmer with B. Frank, 200.

Huff Phelinda, (Sudbury,) r 20, widow of James, old resident, is 82 years of age.

Hunter William, (Brandon,) r 21, farmer 4.

HYDE ARAUNAH W., (Sudbury,) r 28, prop of Hyde Summer Hotel, billiard parlors, bowling alley and livery connected with the house.

Hyde Bridget, (Sudbury,) r 16, widow Jeddy, farmer 24.

HYDE HOTEL, (Sudbury,) billiard parlors, bowling alley and livery attached, and a first class hall with stage, boat house and boats connected with the house, and the W. U. telegraph office, Araunah W. Hyde, prop.

HYDE WILLIAM P. J., (Sudbury,) r 16, town clerk, justice of peace, town treasurer, farmer 160, and leases school lot 60.


Ikey Alexander, (Sudbury,) farmer 11.


Jackson Charles, (Brandon,) r 8, farmer with Josephus.

JACKSON CHARLES A., (Brandon,) r 8, mechanic and farmer.

JACKSON JOSEPHUS, (Brandon,) r 8, carpenter and farmer 25.

Johnson Anthony, (Brandon,) r 34, laborer.

Johnson Bros., (Brandon,) r 34, (Zebediah, Sanford and Edward J.,) farmers 600, and 200 in Hubbardton.


Ketcham Aaron J., (Sudbury,) r 1 cor 2, with James M., farmer 500, is 79 years old.

KETCHAM BEND. F., (Brandon,) r 9, farmer 175, worked by Herbert L.

KETCHAM DIGHTON C., (Sudbury,) r 16, breeder of Spanish. merino sheep, registered, town lister, justice and farmer 100.

KETCHAM HERBERT L., (Brandon,) r 9, farmer, works on shares 175 owned by Benj. F.

KETCHAM JAMES M., (Sudbury,) r 1 cor 2, horticulturist and farmer with Aaron J., 500, is now 59 years old.

Ketcham Morris C., (Brandon,) r 11 r cor 22, laborer and farmer 2 1/4.

Ketcham Oliver H. P., (Brandon,) r 23, farmer 600.

Knowlton Darwin E., (Sudbury,) r 29, farmer 80, owned by Louisa M.

Knowlton Louisa M., (Sudbury,) r 29, (Mrs. Darwin E.,) farmer 80.


Lamb John, (Brandon,) r 27, farmer, works 160 owned by Gilford Goodnough.

LANDON FRANKLIN T., (Brandon,) r 21, carpenter and farmer, works on shares 275 acres owned by Marcellus.

Landon Jermond, (Hubbardton,) r 30, farmer.

LANDON MARCELLUS H., (Brandon,) r 21 cor 26, (Arbuckle & Co., Burlington, Vt., manufacturers of candy and cigars, and wholesale dealers in tobacco,) farmer 425.

Larough Mitchell, (Hubbardton,) r 30, farmer.

Lester Peter, (Brandon,) r 21, farmer 350.


Mallory Edwin A., (Sudbury,) r 29, farmer, Harrington estate, 200, owns an interest. 

Mallory Henry C. (Sudbury,) r 29, farmer, interest in Harrington estate. 

Mallory Win. H., (Sudbury,) r 29, farmer, interest in Harrington estate. 

McIntyre Fred, (Brandon,) r 9, with Henry, farmer 73. 

McIntyre Henry, (Brandon,) r 9, with Fred, farmer 73. 

McKenna ____, (Brandon,) r 24, farmer leases 104. 

Monger John A., (Sudbury,) r 16, laborer. 

MORTON BENJAMIN L., (Sudbury,) r 20, farmer 84. 

Morton Charles P., (Sudbury,) r 28, mason and farmer 3. 

MORTON CLARK A., (Sudbury,) r 28, farmer 90. 

Mound Aaron, (Sudbury,) r 16, (Mound & Spaulding.) 

Mound Jacob, (Sudbury,) r 5, farm laborer. 

MOUND JACOB R., (Brandon,) r 11, farmer, works farm of Thos. 

Mound, of Rutland, 104. 

MOUND JOHN H., (Brandon,) r 11, farmer, with Jacob R. 

Mound William C., (Sudbury,) r 16, stage prop. and mail carrier between Brandon and Sudbury, and Sudbury and Castleton, and farmer 40. 

Mound & Spaulding, (Sudbury,) r 16, (Aaron Mound and Seneca B. Spaulding farmers, work on shares Lyman Hawkins farm. 

Mulcahee Paddy, (Sudbury,) r 18, farmer 120. 

Myatt Charles; (Sudbury,) r 17, works on shares for Mary Saunders 40.


Needham Mary, (Sudbury,) r 28, widow of Salmon, farm 4.


Parent Abram J., (Brandon,) r 7, farmer 28.

PETTEE HARRISON T., (Hubbardton,) r 30, basket maker and farmer 135.


Rich Elisha, (Whiting, Addison Co.,) r 4, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, registered, Ethan Allen horses, Chester white hogs, and farmer 140.

ROBERTS ZERAH N., (Brandon,) r 5, formerly marble engraver, farmer 1, is now in his 78th year.

ROGERS CALEB A., (Leicester Junction, Addison Co.,) r 6, farmer leases of A. T. Ketcham, r 40.

Rogers Henry S., (Leicester Junction, Addison Co.,) r 6, farmer, with Caleb A.


SANDERS DAYTON, (Leicester Junction, Addison Co.,) r 8, farmer 75.

Saunders Mary, (Sudbury,) r 17, widow of Deacon Lyman, farmer 40 worked by Charles Myatt.

Sawyer Leman S., (Hortonville,) r 32, farmer.

SAWYER MARY E., (Sudbury,) r 4 cor 5, widow of David, farmer 200.

Sawyer Roscoe O., (Brandon,) r 9, 1st selectman, sheep shearer, farmer 45.

SAWYER WALLACE J., (Brandon,) r 8, justice of peace, town Supt, of schools and farmer 138.

SELLECK CHRISTOPHER C., (Sudbury,) r 19, town lister and farmer 280.

Slason Julius, (Brandon,) farm laborer.

Slason Smith, (Sudbury,) r 28, invalid.

Smith Aurilla, (Sudbury,) r 16, widow of Jehial D., farmer, with Chandler Johnson, of Orwell, 200.

SMITH CHARLES E., (Hortonville,) r 32, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, registered, dairy 11 cows and farmer 150.

Smith Luman, (Sudbury,) r 5, farmer 1 1/4.

Smith Rollin J., (Sudbury,) r 16, dairy 12 cows and farmer 150.

Spaulding James D., (Sudbury,) r 28, dairy 15 cows and farmer 150.

Spaulding Seneca B., (Sudbury,) r 16, (Mound & Spaulding.) 

Spencer Henry J., (Sudbury,) r 17, farmer 112.

Spencer James W., (Sudbury,) r 16, farmer.

Spooner Erastus C., (Brandon,) r 9, town constable, and farmer with Paul.

SPOONER PAUL, (Brandon,) r 9, farmer 150.

Steele Andrew, (Brandon,) r 21, farmer 200.

Stevens James H., (Sudbury,) r 16, wheelwright and painter.

Sullivan Morris, (Sudbury,) r 16, laborer.


Vinson Peter, (Sudbury,) r 28, farm laborer.


Wallace Moses E., (Sudbury,) r 5, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, registered, and Durham cattle, and farmer 125.

WEBB ADIN R., (Hortonville,) r 29 cor 31, farmer 150.

WEBSTER ANDREW, (Sudbury,) r 3, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, farmer 15, and leases of Lyman, 500.

WEBSTER LYMAN, (Sudbury,) r 3, breeder of Spanish merino sheep, and farmer 1000.

Welsh Patrick, (Sudbury,) r 18 cor 14, farmer 180.

WHEELER JULIUS C., (Sudbury,) r 20 cor 16, dealer in agricultural implements and farmer 32.

White John, (Hortonville,) r 32, farmer 175.

White John G., (Hortonville,) r 32, with John, farmer.

Williams John M., (Sudbury,) r 16, farmer 210.

WINSLOW HIRAM K., (Brandon,) r 22, farmer 85.


Young David, (Hortonville,) r 33, farmer with Simeon.

Young Simeon, (Hortonvile,) r 33, notary public and farmer 195.

Gazetteer and Business Directory of  Rutland  County, VT.;
1881-82, Compiled and Published by Hamilton Child;
Syracuse, N.Y.; Printed at the Journal Office
August 1881, Part Two, Pages 533-538.

Transcribed by Karima Allison 2004