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SENIOR CITIZENS OF CHICAGO in 1906

Source: "Chicago Genealogist Quarterly", Spring 1993, Vol. 25, #3
Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by Suzan (Shepherd) Stern

The following list of names appeared in the Daily News Almanac and Year-Book of 1907. These senior citizens were living in Chicago as of December 1, 1906 and had been residents of the City for 56 or more years. Names marked with an asterisk were born in Chicago or Cook County and the age (if known) is in parentheses.


SINCE 1822
Beaubien, Alexander * (84) 431 Willow Avenue

SINCE 1831
Graves, Henry 3254 Graves Court

SINCE 1832
Heartt, Adaline N. (75) 3219 Prairie Ave.
Keenon, Mrs. Eleanor H.* (74) 859 Washington Blvd.
Stose, Charles (77) 2440 Indiana Ave.

SINCE 1833
Adams, Mrs. Sarah Ward (73) 877 W. Monroe St.
Brookes, Frederick W. (79) 11122 Esmond St. Morgan Park
Brooks, F. T. (80) 6438 Washington Ave.
Cleaver, Mrs. John (86) 6438 Washington Ave.
Colby, Mrs. Emily Jones (76) 55 E. 20th St.
Filer, Alanson (94) 1410 Asbury Ave. Evanston
Foote, George C. * (73) 348 W. Van Buren
Gear, Mrs. Lydia A. (81) 3237 N. Western
Goodwin, Mrs. Caleb (82) 939 Winthrop Ave.
Jackson, Av. V. * (73) Bowmanville
Vannatta, Charles (74) 857 Grand Ave.

SINCE 1834
Beecher, Mrs. Mary (87) 4546 Greenwood Ave.
Bradwell, James B. (78) 1428 Michigan Ave.
Clingman, Mrs. Wm. (79) 4809 Madison Ave.
Fuller, Edward (73) Fullersburg, ILL.
Gerber, Barbara (78) 6154 S. Halted St.
Howe, Frederick A. (75) 3931 Grand Blvd.
Lugwig, Catherine 460 W. Superior St.
Page, Milton E. (86) Fairhope, Ala.
Peck, Mrs. Aurilla* (72) 355 S. Wood
Taylor, Louis D. (84) Glencoe, ILL.
Vial, Samuel (87) LaGrange, ILL.

SINCE 1835
Barker, Mrs. F. M. (76) 300 E. 50th
Barnum, William E.* (71) 6400 Normal Ave.
Brown, Lockwood S. 113 Cass St.
Clarke, Mrs. Mary E. Carver (71) 239 N. May St.
Clingman, Mrs. William (77) 6117 Monroe Ave.
Coleman, Mrs. Deborah C. 2829 Archer Ave.
Coogan, Mary 2955 Archer Ave.
Cribb, Mrs. Charlotte M.* (71) Lake Villa, ILL.
Dewey, Mrs. Mary R. (74) 5700 Jackson Ave.
Dodge, J.S. (84) Glen Ellyn, ILL.
Dunham, Daniel (85) Wayne, ILL.
Fox, Annis Roxana 822 W. Adams St.
Fuller, Merrill (76) Fullersburg, ILL.
Gale, Edwin O. (74) Oak Park, ILL.
Gale, William H. (72) Galewood
Harman, William (72) 2700 Lime St.
Healy, Daniel E. (72) 2700 Lime St.
Jones, Fernando (86) 1834 Prairie Ave.
Kilham, Benjamin (74) 2811 Archer Ave.
Light, Mrs. Emily C. * (71) 1346 W. Polk
Mason, J. A. (71) Prairie View, ILL.
Murphy, James K. (81) 2502 Michigan Ave.
Sayre, Mrs. Harriett E. L. (87) MontClare, Cook County
Sinclair, George (72) 4138 Berkeley Ave.
Smith, Charles B. (77) 223 Morse Ave. Pulman
Ward, Henry A.* (81) Sycamore, ILL.
Whitehead, William H. (71) 1808 Chicago Ave., Evanston
Young, Mrs. George H. (73) 327 Warren

SINCE 1836
Barnes, Charles S. *(70) Batavia, IL.
Beaubien, William S. *(70) 87 Whipple
Brooks, Mrs. E. E. (74) 1072 Sheridan Rd.
Doty, Mrs. E. E. *(70) 550 65th St.
Elterman, Mrs. Mary E. (76) 1045 Lincoln Ave.
Ford, James m. (70) 193 Superior St.
Furbeck, Mrs. Elizabeth (70) 42 Central Ave. River Forest
Garrity, Mrs. M. E. (70) 294 Hudson Ave.
Gilbert, Henry* (70) 19 Iowa St.
Goeden, Susan (72) 544 Estes Ave.
Hampton, Mrs. S. A. (81) 85 Rush St.
Hubbard, Mrs. Mary A. (86) 85 Rush St.
Huehn, Anna Mary (71) 423 Wells St.
Lewis, Mrs. Jane (84) 5409 Washington Ave.
Long, Daniel* (70) 82 Maud Ave.
Morrison, E. W. (70) 224 W. Harrison St.
McNulty, Maria (71) 510 W. Erie St.
Northrop, Peter (90) Wheaton, ILL.
Prindiville, Redmond (80) 407 Elm St.
Roberts, Mrs. Margaret A. (70) 415A LaSalle Ave.
Sinclair, James C. (70) 2332 Michigan Ave.
Townsend, Charles (73) 411 57th St.
Wheeler, Gilbert C.* (70) 2332 Michigan Ave.

SINCE 1837
Ashman, Thos. (88) 106 N. Washtenaw
Bohlander, John* (70) Hinsdale, ILL.
Calhoun, William A. (69) 1043 Wilcox Ave.
Celby, Mary A. (69) 2839 Indiana Ave.
Ceppage, Mrs. E. A. (71) Cloverdale, CAL.
Dolese, John (69) Morton Park, ILL.
Doty, Erastus D. (70) 550 65th St.
Doty, Harvey C. (70) 233 Grand Ave.
Fittz, Jane Paine (88) 871 Jackson Blvd.
Fraser, Mrs. D. R. (70, 71?) 1245 Washington Blvd.
Howland, Mrs. Jane E. (72) 5405 Woodlawn Ave.
Jefferson, Mary E.* (69) 199 37th St.
Marshall, Rosanna M. (86) 2978 Vernon Ave.
Pratt, Charles O.* (69) 2119 Wilcox Ave.
Satterlee, Emily T. (86) 704 Michigan Ave.
Sayer, Mrs. P. E. (93) Bartlett, ILL.
Startup, Jane D. (70) 14 Garfield Ct.

SINCE 1838
Blair, Claudius* (68) 3838 Rhodes Ave.
Clark, Catherine C.*(68) 1248 W. 63rd St.
Edbrooke, W. S.* (68) Oakley Ave.
Flagg, Emma J. T.* (68) 14 Woodlawn Park
Hubbard, Gurdon S., Jr.* (68) Palmer House
Hughes, Edward (68) 54 Lewis St.
Lewin, Mrs. Caroline F. (71) 601 Armitage
Isbell, Lewis (88) 2723 Wentworth Ave.
Kelly, Henry C., Sr. (70) 1646 W. Madison
Low, Mary S. (73) Norwood Park, ILL.
Mattes, Peter (70) 417 Belden Ave.
Mitchell, Phoebe LaBeau (74) 963 W. Eddy Ave.
O'Neil, John J. (69) 77 Illinois St.
Saulter, Marie E. Chicago Heights, ILL.
Sinclair, Mrs. J. E.* (68) Maywood, ILL.
Stephens, Mrs. Malinda (92) 529 E. 50th Pl.
Stoutenburgh, Mary L.* (68) 315 Webster

SINCE 1839
Allison, Benjamin F. (76) 2078 Jackson Blvd.
Beaubien, Mrs. A. (71) 431 S. Willow Ave.
Calhoun, Francis C. S. (67) Oak Park, ILL.
Chase, Mrs. Benjamin F. (72) 3353 Forest
Cherry, Charles O.* (69) 2119 Wilcox Ave.
Clark, Dena G. (67) 210 Foster St.
Gray, Allen W. (67) 1410 Washington Blvd.
Harpel, Eliza* (67) 392 Oak St.
Height, Margaret A. (69) 310 W. 60th - Pl.
Kimbell, Charles B. (67) Hinsdale, ILL.
Lewis, Charles J. (68) (no address given)
Lewis, John (74) 15 Gladys Ave.
Musham, William H.* (67) 177 Rush St.
Peck, Walter L.* (67) Lexington Hotel
Periolat, Clemens F. (67) 4727 Lake Ave.
Russell, Isaac (67) 888 Carroll Ave.
Scranton, Mrs. Alfred L. Western Springs, ILL.
Speer, Charles W. (67) 246 S. Sangamon

SINCE 1840
Bishop, Orris A.* (67) 246 S. Sangamon
Farnsworth, George (81) 125 Astor St.
Farrar, Mrs. S. B. (66) 3130 Dearborn St.
Fergus, George* (66) 1970 Deming Pl.
Fishbeck, Mary* (66) 6938 Wentworth Ave.
Foss, John P. (90) 447 W. Monroe St.
Fuller, Mrs. Ann C. (67) 6110 Kimbark Ave.
Gage, John L. (73) 376 E. Chicago Ave.
George, John B. (70) 3119 Wabash Ave.
Gray, Mrs. Sarh H.* (66) 1410 Washington Blvd.
Hamilton, Henry E.* (66) The Newberry
Harpel, Charles (71) 394 Oak St.
Jackson, Abram V. (no address given)
Kent, Benjamin A. (87) 110 Lake St.
Link, Marie (73) 76 Walton Way
Miller, Mathilde C. (67) 4402 Greenwood Ave.
Muehlke, Fred C. L. (78) 172 Sedgwick St.
Murphy, Mrs. Hiram P. (67?or70?) 4402 Greenwood Ave.
Ray, James* (66) 1439 West 12th Pl.
Rehm, Jacob (78) 589 Dearborn Ave.
Robinson, Robert W.* (66) 1879 N. Sacramento Ave.
Seamens, Mrs. Amelia (66) 868 Carroll Ave.
Van Osdel, John M.(68) 699 Jackson Blvd.

SINCE 1841
Blaikle, Andrew (86) 435 Center St.
Blake, Mrs. Adeline Jones (69) 55 E. 20th
Bohlander, Peter* (65) Hinsdale, ILL.
Breit, Adam (68) 1302 Wolfram St.
Ebert, Albert E. (66) 276 Michigan Ave.
Foster, Orrington C. (65) 503 Dearborn St.
Lammers, Maria (73) 2 Catalpa Ct.
Lewis, Eli R.* (65) 7458 Normal Ave.
Lock, Samuel A. (68) 2556 Wabash Ave.
Lock, William W. (71) 159 S. Wookd St.
Loring, Stella Dyer (65) 2978 Prairie Ave.
Merriell, George H. (67) 567 W. Harrison
Morison, Murdoch (72) 3607 Wabash Ave.
Peck, Clarence I.*(65) 2254 Michigan Ave.
Smith, Graeme Lisle* (65) 1337 Sheffield
Smith, Orson* (65) 41 Bellevue Pl.
Williams, Edward M.* (65) 31 Ashland Blvd.

SINCE 1842
Armstron, John M.*(64) 1732 Briar Pl.
Best, Henry* (64) 1450 Wrightwood Ave.
Brettmann, Henry (64) 771 Armstrong Ave.
Cleveland, Henry H.* (64) 1210 Milwaukee Ave.
Clybourn, Henry C.* (67) 1390 Humboldt Blvd.
Cooper, John S.* (64) 376 Oak St.
Cowper, Charles H. (67) 740 Forest Ave. Evanston, ILL.
Cowper, John H. (65) 215 Warren Ave.
Cullerton, Edward F.* (64) 665 W. 20th St.
Cattis, De Witt H. (67) 409 Washington Blvd.
Dickerman, Mrs. Martha B.* (64) 5946 Normal Ave.
Ertinger, Katherine (68) 3257 Wentworth
Fries, William (64) 1136 George St.
Gavin, John B. (69) Berkeley, CAL.
Gage, Henry H.* (64) Wilmette, ILL.
Hall, Mrs. J. S. (64) 3701 Sheridan Rd.
Hamilton, David G.* (64) 2929 Michigan Ave.
Jax, Nicholas (70) 249 Seminary Ave.
Johnson, George B.* (64) 532 W. Adams
Law, Mrs. Ellen (74) 239 Warren Ave.
Leibundguth, Caroline* (64) Downers Grove, ILL.
Meyer, Mary (67) 125 W. 16th St.
Murphy, C. A.* (64) 274 W. Huron St.
Murphy, John D.* (64) 745 Warren Ave.
Parsons, Mrs. Julia W.K. (64) 1192 Garfield Blvd.
Ragor, Mrs. Mary (67) Town of Leyden
Rooney, Henrietta B. (64) 2080 Jackson Blvd.
Russel, Ellen I.* (64) 888 Carroll Ave.
Schnur, Peter* (64) 783 N. Winchester Ave.
Tebbetts, Mrs. W. G.* (64) 2977 N. Paulina
Ward, Mrs. E. J. Watson (81) 3339 E. 62nd
Watson, N. W. (75) 4100 Lake Ave.
Watson, Silas B. (67) 1028 Park Ave.
Weller, George W.* (64) 7008 Normal Ave.

SINCE 1843
Allmendinger, Peter (64) 1059 N. Clark
Bernard, Mrs. Gwinthellyn* (63) (no address given)
Brown, George F.* (63) 1612 Prairie Ave.
Brown, Louis A. (84) 3117 N. Lincoln St.
Clark, William W. (66) Deerfield, ILL.
Downs, E. Allen* (63) 739 Forest Ave. Evanston, ILL.
Duanne, Mrs. William (80) 865 S. Central
Follansbee, George A. (63) 2342 Indiana Ave.
Ford, Elisha M. (70) 1000 Warren Blvd.
Getzler, W. H. 217 Frankfort St.
Gaffney, James (65) 1210 Morse Ave.
Gavin, Rev.E. W.* (63) Waukegan, ILL.
Hatch, Julia A.*(63) 481 N. Clark St.
Holden, William H.* (63) 1143 Forest Ave. Evanston, ILL.
Knorst, Mathias (65) 7722 Union St.
Ludwig, Katherine (82) 72 Goethe St.
Magee, Henry W. (65) 7722 Union St.
McDonald, Mrs. P.S.* (63) (no address given)
McNamara, James* (63) 1892 Fillmore St.
Neebes, William J. (71) 3823 Forest Ave.
Olsen, Jens (82) 194 W. Erie St.
Perkins, A. H. H. (92) 455 Cleveland Ave.
Perkins, Mrs. Marion Heald (67) 2319 Lincoln St. Evanston, ILL.
Perry, Mrs. Silas O.* (63) 343 E. 53rd St.
Remond, Mrs. E. Pelletier (85) 3222 Archer Ave.
Rohmer, A. (79) Hinsdale, ILL.
Scharfer, M. (73) Gross Point, ILL.
Simons, Edward* (63) 1082 Armitage Ave.
Spahn, Joseph M. (63) 10307 Indianaloplis Ave.
Stannard,, Helen F. 871 Jackson Blvd.
Thwing, Elizabeth K.* (63) Denver, COL.
Trom, Mrs. Anna Maria (73) 523 N. Halsted St.
Turner, Mrs. Mary P. 502 Addison St.
Weekler, Adam J. (64) 435 Evanston Ave.
Williamson, Mrs. Emma R. (64) 959 S. Spaulding Ave.
Worlcott, Mrs. Mary A. (80) Niles, ILL.

SINCE 1844
Arnold, Miss Katherine D.*(62) 104 Lincoln Park Blvd.
Bailey, George W.* (62) 513 W. 60th St.
Barber, George (88) Wheaton, ILL.
Bartlett, Mrs. Mary J. (67) 2705 Hermitage
Bennett, Robert J. (67) 2449 N. Paulina
Bowes, George H.* (62) 182 W. 23rd St.
Bradshaw, Hugh (66) 695 Fulton St.
Cherry, Charles H. (72) 6330 Monroe Ave.
Clark, Joseph (80) Lawrence Ave. & Bernard St.
Crocker, Madeline (82) 3651 Wentworth Ave.
Einhorn, Joseph (82) 172 S. Sangamon St.
Fergus, John B.* (62) 3229 Sheridan Rd.
Fergus, John Q. (65) 3114 Vernon Ave.
Green, Mrs. Bessie (65) 1512 Belmont Ave.
Hall, Eugene* (62) 2106 S. State St.
Hinsdale, Henry W. (81) 1719 Asbury Ave. Evanston, ILL.
Horne, Mrs. Hannah R. (83) Orrington St. Evanston, ILL.
Hoyne, Thomas M. (63) 3369 Calumet Ave.
Josehans, Mary W.*(62) 842 W. 61st Pl.
Kastens, Katherine (81) 935 Perry St.
Kay, Joseph A.* (62) Elston & 55th Ave.
Kellogg, J. H.* (62) 2238 Michigan Ave.
Klein, Mayer (91) 4620 Indiana Ave.
Knopp, Bernhard* (62) 599 Mildred Ave.
Lawrence, Susan L. (90) 16 St. John's Ct.
Lewis, Clayton (62) 221 46th Pl.
Long, James II* (62) 4600 Ellis Ave.
Macdonald, Ada Lane 6547 Washington Ave.
Mann, Mathias* (62) 3793 N. Clark St.
Marshall, James F.* (62) 2978 Vernon St.
Mason, George (66) 511 W. Monroe St.
Mattes, Frank* (62) 1606 N. Ashland Ave.
Morgan, George c. (73) 4549 Oakenwald
Nicholson, John G.* (62) 413 Center St.
Ozler, W. C. (66) 1028 Diversey Blvd.
Outhet, Rubel M.* (62) 399 W. Monroe
Partridge, Charles A. (63) Waukegan, ILL.
Peck, Helen M.* (62) 2726 N. Robey St.
Pierce, Joseph (87) 20 Belleveue Pl.
Raffington, Mrs. T. N. (67) 719 Lunt Ave.
Reed, Florence S.* (62) 1028 Diversey Blvd.
Rehm, William (62) 123 Indiana St.
Reid, Mrs. Elizabeth G.* (62) 1023 N. Halsted St.
Runge, Henry (70) 436 W. Chicago Ave.
Russer, Mrs. Caroline (62) 64 Pearson St.
Sauter, Charles J.* (62) 541 Cleveland Ave.
Schram, C. B. (72) 51 S. Halsted St.
Seavert, E. G. (68) 34 North Grove Pl.
Skinner, Miss Elizabeth* (62) 100 rush St.
Smith, Frederick A.* (62) 87 Rush St.
Snowden, Orpha (81) 1552 Lill Ave.
Steinhaus, George (74) 49 Wilmot Ave.
Tebbetis, Elizabeth* (62) 2763 N. Paulina
Van Horn, Mrs. Amy Gale Sinclair 1497 Perry St.
Van Zandt, George* (62) Oak Park, ILL.
Walsh, John F.* (62) 2813 Ashland Ave.
Walshe, Mrs. Robert J. (62) 2339 Calumet
Weihe, John C. (66) 3208 N. Ashland Ave.

SINCE 1845
Anderson, John (70) 646 Cleveland Ave.
Bacon, Rebecca S. (64) 596 Cleveland Ave.
Barrett, John P. (70) 4400 Michigan Ave.




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