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 Clarendon, seven miles northeast; Wallingford, four miles east; West Rutland, eleven miles north, and Rutland, thirteen miles northeast.


Aldous John, (Tinmouth,) r 18, farmer rents of E. and Luke Hulett, of Wallingford, 200.

Allen Oliver, (Tinmouth,) r 27, farm laborer.


Baker Elias S., (Danby Four Corners,) r 26, carpenter.

BALLARD JOHN T., (Tinmouth,) r 5, dairy 30 cows, breeder and dealer in Hambletonian and Black Hawk horses, and farmer 280.

Ballard Wm. (Tinmouth,) r 26, farmer.

Battles Thomas, (Middletown Springs,) r 17, farmer 415.

Baxter Don, (Tinmouth,) r 7, with L. G. Brown, dairy 40 cows, and farmer 450.

Brown Edwin, (Tinmouth,) r 19, farmer, h and lot 3 acres.

Brown George, (Danby Four Corners,) r 28, farmer 100.

Brown L. G., (Tinmouth,) r 7, with D. Baxter, farmer 450.

Brown Nathan, (Tinmouth,) r 21, farmer 75.

Brown Nelson, (Tinmouth,) r 11, farmer bds with Nathan B. Leonard.

Butler John M., (Tinmouth,) r 25, with Thos., leases of Chas. Hoadley, dairy 20 cows, and farm 400.

Butler Thomas, (Tinmouth,) r 24, with John M., leases of Chas. Hoadley, dairy 20 cows, and farm 400.


Campbell Samantha E. and Jennie R, (Tinmouth,) r 24, with Marie B. Gilmore, own farm 217.

Campbell Susan A., (Tinmouth,) r 25, widow of Leonard, dairy 15 cows, and farmer 140.

Capron Augustus, (Tinmouth,) r 19, farmer.

CAPRON GEORGE, (Tinmouth,) r 24, manager of Valentine estate and farmer 400, justice of the peace for 34 years.

Capron George F., (Tinmouth,) r 24, farm laborer.

Capron Marcus, (Tinmouth,) r 19, farmer 116.

Caswell J., (Tinmouth,) r 21, farm laborer.

CLARK DANIEL, (Wallingford,) r 26 1/2, dairy 22 cows, and farmer 450.

Clark Edwin E., (Wallingford,) r 26 1/2, constable, collector and farmer.

Clark Emily Miss, (Middletown Springs,) r 12, resident, h and lot.

Cobb Edward, (Tinmouth,) r 7, farmer, son of Lyman.

COBB LYMAN, (Tinmouth,) r 7, dairy 19 cows, and farmer 510.

Cook Allen, (Middletown Springs,) r 31, farmer 66.

Cook John H., (Tinmouth,) r 4, farmer 2 1/2.

CRAMTON ARCHIBALD N., (Tinmouth,) r 24, dairy 25 cows, and farmer 280.

Cramton Barker, (Tinmouth,) r 24, resident.

CRAMTON CYRUS, (Middletown Springs,) r 11, dairy 30 cows, and farmer 300.

Cramton Wm. L., (Middletown Springs,) r 21, farmer, works for Cyrus Cramton.

Crandall Waters, (Tinmouth,) r 27, shoemaker and carpenter.

Crosby Chester H., (Middletown Springs,) r 15, dairy 13 cows, and farmer 165.

Crosby Edwin, (Middletown Springs,) r 1 farmer, leases of Wm. W. Walker, of Clarendon, 80.


Darwin Zenas, (Middletown Springs,) r 11, farmer 500.

Donahue Peter, (Ira,) r 1 farmer, leases of John Duryea of Rutland, 150.

Doty Deforest T., (Tinmouth,) r 23, farmer, leases of Levi Rice 250.

Doty Elmer F., (Tinmouth,) r 23, farmer.

Doty Henry O., (Tinmouth,) r 23, cheese maker and farmer.


Eddy Samantha, (Tinmouth,) r 21, farmer 200.

Edmunds Galett, (Tinmouth,) r 27, farmer 1 1/2.

Edmunds Henry, (Tinmouth,) r 25, farmer.

Edmunds Reuben F., (Middletown Springs,) r 32, farmer, leases of Edmund Valentine 250.

Ensign Harsha, (T inmouth,) r 7, farmer.


Fisk George, (Tinmouth,) r 22, farmer, leases of Evander Hoadley.

Fox Warren, (Tinmouth,) r 20, farm laborer.


GILBERT DEXTER, (Tinmouth,) r 23, dairy 18 cows, and farmer 250.

GILCREUSE ALLEN, (Tinmouth,) r 23, prop. Tinmouth and Wallingford stage and mail route, dealer in horses, leases of Levi Rice, dairy 19 cows, and farm 180.

Gilmore Oscar W., (Tinmouth,) r 21, leases of Mrs. Samantha Eddy, dairy 15 cows, and farm 200.

Gray Henry S., (Middletown Springs,) r 30, farmer 300.

GRAY MINNIE L. Miss, (Middletown Springs,) r 30, teacher.

Green Michael, (Tinmouth,) r 25 1/2, tin peddler.

Grover Joshua P., (Middletown Springs,) r 31, justice of the peace, dairy 38 cows, and farmer 450.

Grover William, (Middletown Springs,) r 31, farmer, bds with J. P.

GROVER WILLIAM E., (Middletown Springs,) r 31, son of J. P.


Harrington Elias, (Tinmouth,) r 27, farmer 20.

Harrington Oliver, (Tinmouth,) r 27, farmer.

Hart John, (Tinmouth,) r 7, farm laborer.

Hathaway Adaline, (Middletown Springs,) r 14, widow of Lemuel, farm 100.

Hathaway Dexter G., (Middletown Springs,) r 14, dairy 23 cows, farmer, leases of George Capron 200, and of Adaline Hathaway 100.

Hoadley Charles, (Tinmouth,) r 25, dairy 20 cows, and farmer 250.

HOADLEY EVANDER, (Tinmouth,) r 22, prop grist and saw mill, dairy 12 cows, and farmer 100.

Hopkins Hannibal, (Tinmouth,) r 20, farmer 250.

Howe Joshua, (Ira,) r 1, farm laborer.


IRVIN JAMES, (Middletown Springs,) r 2, blacksmith and carriage ironer, and farmer 4.

Irwin Peter, (Middletown Springs,) r 2, blacksmith.

Ives Enoch C., (Middletown Springs,) r 15, dairy 35 cows, and farmer 600.

Ives Orson C., (Middletown Springs,) r 16, agt for Windsor Co. Fire insurance Co., dairy 30 cows, and farmer 400.


Jenks John, (Danby Four Corners,) r 27, farmer.

Jenks Wm. B., (Tinmouth,) r 26, farmer, leases of Orange Rogers, h and lot.

Jones Oliver, (Middletown Springs,) r 31, farmer, at J. P. Grover's.


KELLEY OBADIAH, (Middletown Springs,) r 33, farmer 20.


Learned Charles K., (Clarendon Springs,) r 6, farmer 260.

Leonard Albert, (Tinmouth,) r 18, farmer.

Leonard George, (Tinmouth,) r 7, farmer 100.

Leonard Nathan B., (Tinmouth,). r 11, farmer and shoemaker, h and lot.

Lewis Adin, (Middletown Springs,) r 11, with John W., farmer 75.

Lewis Barden, (Middletown Springs,) r 30, leases of Wm. Preston of Hebron, Washington Co., N. Y., dairy 16 cows and farm 200.

Lewis Bisha, (Wells,) r 31, farm in Wells 60.

Lewis John W., (Middletown Springs,) r 11, with Adin, farmer 75.

Lillie Henry A., (Pawlet,) r 33, farmer 550.


Maranville J. P., (Middletown Springs,) r 11, sawyer, mechanic and farmer 18.

McLELLAN JAMES, (Tinmouth,) r 23, carriage ironer and general blacksmith.

McNamara Andrew, (Middletown Springs,) r 12, farmer.

McNamara Daniel, (Middletown Springs,) r 12, farmer 110.

McNamara Daniel, (Middletown Springs,) r 12, farmer.

McNamara (Middletown Springs,) r 12, farmer. 

McQueen John, (Tinmouth,) r 18, farmer 50.

McQueen Michael, (Tinmouth,) r 18, farmer.

McQueen Patrick, (Tinmouth,) r 18, farmer.


Nicholson Jeduthan, (Tinmouth,) r 26.

Noble Absalom, (T inmouth,) r 5, retired farmer.

NOBLE HENRY D., (Tinmouth,) r 7, breeder of Hambletonian horses, dairy 20 cows and farmer 230.

Noble Jay W., (Tinmouth,) r 7, with Hugh Woodbury, dairy 34 cows and farmer 240.

Noble John B., (Tinmouth,) r 6, cheese maker.

Noble Mary Mrs., (Tinmouth,) r 23, dairy 26 cows and farm 400.

Noble Samuel A., (Tinmouth,) r 23, farmer.

Noble Theophilus C., (Tinmouth,) r 5, breeder of Ayrshire cattle, dairy 32 cows and farmer 450.

Norton Charles W., (Middletown Springs,) r 9, manuf. of Norton's Patent Rock Hoister and dealer in hides and pelts.

NORTON CLARK, (Middletown Springs,) r 13, supt. of schools, dairy 20 cows and farmer 275.

Norton Milton, (Middletown Springs,) r 16, farmer 250.

Norton Quincy A., (Middletown Springs,) r 13, farmer, son of Clark Norton. 

Norton William W., (Middletown Springs,) r 9, painter and farmer 175.


Packard Charles, (Tinmouth,) r 7, farmer, rents of John Ballard, 150.

Packard William, (Tinmouth,) r 19, prop. of Packard's saw and grist mill; and farmer 65.

Parker Convis, (Tinmouth,) r 7, dairy 20 cows, and farmer leases of Henry D. Noble, 230.

PARRIS ELKANAH, (Pawlet,) r 33 cor 31 and 32, prop. of West Tinmouth Cheese Factory and farmer 6.

Phillips Ira C., (Tinmouth,) r 25 1/2, with Mary J., dairy 25 cows, farmer 250. 

Phillips Josiah. (Tinmouth,) r 24, farmer leases of Valentine Sisters, h and 1.

Phillips Mary, J., (Tinmouth,) h,) r 25 1/2, widow of Ira, with Ira C., dairy 25 cows and farm 250.

Pickett John J., (Tinmouth,) r 4, with Wm. H., farmer 300.

Pickett William, (Tinmouth,) r 4, farmer, bds with J. J.

Pickett William H., (Tinmouth,) r 4, with John J., farmer 200.

Potter Abijah, (Tinmouth,) r 22, farmer, leases of Dexter Gilbert.

Potter Samuel A., (Tinmouth,) r 22, farm laborer.

Prindle Weston, (Tinmouth,) r 19, cheese maker.

Preston William S., (Middletown Springs,) r 3o, farmer 280.


Radford Thomas, (Tinmouth,) r 19, farm laborer.

Reardon John, (Tinmouth,) r 10, farmer 174.

Reid Ephraim M., (Middletown Springs,) r 31, farmer 80.

RICE LEVI, (Tinmouth,) r 23, justice of peace, dealer in dry goods, groceries, boots and shoes, &c., dairy 50 cows and farm 400.

Rogers Elias, (Tinmouth,) r 26, farmer.

Rogers Isaac, (Tinmouth,) r 26, farmer.

Rogers Joel M., (Tinmouth,) r 24, leases of Lyman Cobb, dairy 28 cows and farm 160.

Rogers Orange G., (Tinmouth,) r 26, leases of Seth Phillips, of Clarendon, dairy 24 cows, and farm 210.

ROUND JUDAH H., (Tinmouth,) r 7, 1st selectman, justice of the peace for over 30 years, dairy 30 cows, and farmer 300.


Sawyer Tabitha W., (Tinmouth,) r 23, widow of Noah W., postmaster.

Scott George T., (Middletown Springs,) r 31, farmer, h and 2 acres.

Scott John C., (Middletown Springs,) r 31, laborer, rents of J. P. Grover.

Sherman Albert, (Tinmouth,) r 25, farmer.

Sherman Marcus, (Tinmouth,) r 26, farmer 11. 

Shippey Arnold K., (Wallingford,) r 27, gunsmith.

Shippey Artemas, (Danby Four Corners,) r 27, farmer 10.

Sisco Willard, (Middletown Springs,) r 14, teacher.

Slason James L., (Tinmouth,) r 18, Methodist minister.

Stafford Bartlett D., (Tinmouth,) r 26, 3d selectman, dairy 50 cows, and farmer 509.

STEVENS DON A., (Tinmouth,) r 8, with James H Wales, farmer 170.

STINEHOUR NELSON H., (Tinmouth,) r 22, prop. saw and grist mill, manuf. of wagons and sleighs, and repairer of same.

Strange Darwin L., (Tinmouth,) r 24, dairy 20 cows, and farmer 145.


Thomas George, (Tinmouth,) r 24, farmer, son of Henry.

Thomas Henry, (Tinmouth,) r 24, leases of Oscar Gilmore, agent for Jane, Elizabeth and Maria Gilmore, dairy 21 cows, and farmer 170.

Thomson Horace, (Middletown Springs,) r 11, farmer, bds with Isaac.

Thomson Isaac, (Middletown Springs,) r 11, farmer 130.

Travers John E., (Middletown Springs,) r 17, chair maker.

Travers Patrick, (Middletown Springs,) r 17, farmer 400.

TUBBS ISAAC D., (Tinmouth,) r 4, town clerk and farmer 300.


VALENTINE EDMUND, (Tinmouth,) r 18, dairy 20 cows, and farmer 600.

Valentine Edmund H., (Tinmouth,) r 32, leases of Edmund, dairy 25 cows, and farmer 300.

Valentine Edson, (Tinmouth,) r 26, farm laborer.

Valentine Hannah Miss, (Tinmouth,) r 24, with Rebecca, dairy 25 cows, and farm 400.

Valentine Linus E., (Tinmouth,) r 21, dairy 20 cows, prop. cheese factory and farmer 100.

Valentine Rebecca Miss, (Tinmouth,) r 24, with Hannah, dairy 25 cows, and farm 400.


Wales James H., (Tinmouth,) r 8, with Don A. Stevens, farmer 170.

Welch Thos., (Middletown Springs,) r 16, farm laborer.

Wiley John, (Tinmouth,) r 24, farm laborer, h and 2 acres.

Woodbury Hugh, (Wallingford,) r 7, With J. W. Nobles, dairy 24 cows, and farmer 240.

Woods Chas. S., (Tinmouth,) r 25, farmer leases of Dexter Gilbert, h and lot.

WOODS JOHN C., (Tinmouth,) r 25 1/2, leases of D. Gilbert, dairy 28 cows, and farm 300.


Young Cephas A., (Middletown Springs,) r 13, dairy 23 cows, and farmer 300.

Young Dwight, (Wallingford,) r 20, dairy 28 cows, and farmer 342.

Young Truman, (Middletown Springs,) r 17, dairy 22 cows, and farmer 600.

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 538-542.

Transcribed by Karima Allison 2004