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Effingham County 1860 Mortality Index

Militia District 9, 11 and 12
(Submitted by K. Torp)


Line

Given Name

Surname

Age

Sex

Color

Free or
Slave

Marital Status

Place of Birth

Month of Death

Occupation

Disease or Cause Of Death

Length
of
Illness

1 S A Shurman 50 Female     Married GA Jan   Typhoid Pneumonia 11
2 A S Seckinger 6 Female       GA Feb   Congestive Chill 4
3 Infant (Millers) 1 hour Male B Slave   GA Jan   Cholic 3
4 O Downs 24 Male       GA Jan Farmer Pneumonia 9
5 V K Downs 21 Male       GA Dec Farmer Pneumonia 7
6 B M Watt 30 Male       GA Jan Farmer Sore Throat 7
7 Rhiner (Downs) 14 Female B Slave   GA Aug Farm hand Child Bed Fever 5
8 John Cannits 45 Male B Slave   GA Feb Farm hand Intox frozen Instant
9 G P Herrell 14 Male       GA Sep   Typhoid Fever 5
10 M E Herrell 11 Female       GA Sep   Erysipelas 3
11 Georgia (Dashers) 2 Female B Slave   GA Jul   Fever 7
12 Amanda (Edwards) 9 months Female B Slave   GA Jan   Pneumonia 60
13 M Zipperer 95 Female       GA May   Dropsy 90
14 L E Heinly 1/12 Female       GA Oct   Inflammation of the Bowels 30
15 Iseral (Strobhar) 7 Male B Slave   GA Sep   Convulsion 3
16 B Gnann 80 Male     Widowed GA May Farmer Dropsy 30
17 Jim (Cuylars) 26 Male B Slave   GA Oct Farm hand Cramp Fever 9
18 Chreia (Cuylars) 13 Female B Slave   GA May Farm hand Cold 16
19 Albina (Remshart) 23 Female B Slave   GA Jan Farm hand Syphilis unk
20 Bill (Fetzers) 30 Male B Slave   GA May Farm hand Syphilis 30
21 W C Stanton 1 Male B     GA Jul   Fever 8
22 Adam (Reeffers) 15 Male B Slave   GA Feb Farm hand Consumption 15
23 H Wolf 6 Female       GA Nov   Fever 9
24 Charles (Foyt) 65 Male B Slave   GA Mar Farm hand Brain Fever 10
25 Inft (Hursts) 3 months Male B Slave   GA Jul   Spasms 4
26 H Ferns 76 Male +     England Dec Farmer Dropsy 14 mos
27 C Futrell 84 Female       GA May   Old Age 30
28 E G Mallett 18 Male       GA Sep   Typhoid Fever 7
29 Tener (Longstreet) 55 Female B Slave   GA Jun Cook Poison instant
30 Jack (Longstreet) 23 Male B Slave   GA Jun Farm hand Thypoid fever 42
31 Sandy (Longstreet) 58 Male B Slave   GA Apr Farm hand Thypoid fever 42
32 Silas (Longstreet) 22 Male B Slave   GA Apr Farm hand Thypoid fever 49
33 Jon Stotesbury 8 Male       GA Dec   Killed in qingcer Inst
34 Amy (Stotesbury) 100 Female B Slave   GA May   Old age & dropsy Inst
35 C Repler 64 Female       GA May   Old Age Inst

Nearly every old person that died in the county, dies with dropsy. The poor schol fund is sufficient to give all the poor children a good education if they would only make use of

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