Cumberland County, IL

1880 Mortality Schedule

Woodbury township

Many thanks to Mary Patchett for contributing this item. All transcription errors are mine and since this was an original document and extremely hard to read, you are advised to check my interpretations of the handwriting against the original.


Columns are as follows:

#1 Name of deceased; #2 age at last birthday; #3 Sex; #4 Race; #5 Civil condition (marital status); #6 birthplace of the deceased; #7 birthplace of father; #8 birthplace of mother; #9 occupation of the deceased; #10 month of death; #11 cause of death; #12: how long a resident of the county.

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2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

Smithers, Hannah

13

F

W

S

?

Ohio

Ireland

Student

Dec

Measles

13

Maker, Rebul (??)

14

M

W

S

Ohio

Ohio

De--?

 

March

Lung fever

 

Whetstone, Charles

22

M

W

M

Illinois

Ind

Ind

Farmer

March

?

22

Bolp or Bolss, Mary Jane

2

F

W

S

Ills

Ohio

N.C.

 

Dec

croup

2

Linebury, Isabell

32 2/12

F

W

M

N.C.

N.C.

N.C.

 

Sep

consumption

23

Farmer, Stella

8/12 ?

F

W

S

Ills

N.C

Ind

 

Dec?

congestion of brain

?

Ingram, William

59

M

W

M

Kentucky

   

Farmer

Nov

palsy

59

Reynolds, Nelly C.

2/12 or 9/12

F

W

S

Ills

Ills

Ills

 

April

Measles

 

Cox, Henry

27

M

W

M

Ills

Ills

Ills

Farmer

April

Congestive chill

1/12 Arkansas

Myers, Albert

4

M

W

S

Ills

Ind

Ills

 

April

Measles

 

Shup, Nancy

29

F

W

M

Ills

Penn

Ills

 

April

?? fever

29

Aleshire, Benjamin

58

M

W

W

Vir

Penn

Penn

Farmer

April

Consumption

40

Roberts, Charles

27

M

W

M

Ills

Ohio

NC

Farmer

April

Consumption

20

Finchlove? (Finchbone?) John

2

M

W

S

Ills

Ohio

Ohio

 

Sept

Typhoid fever

2

Busby, Hattie

19

F

W

M

Tenn

Tenn

Tenn

keeping house

Oct

Consumption

12

Riley, Jay

22

M

W

S

Ind

Ohio

Ohio

Tie maker

Jan

Lung fever

17

Palmer, Lilly

7

F

W

S

Ind

Ohio

Ohio

 

Aug

Brain fever

4

Cristenburg, Jane or June

35

F

W

M

Vir

Vir

Vir

kept house

March

Lung fever

5

Emma Wisley

7

F

W

S

Ills

Ohio

Ills

 

Nov

Croup

7

Kingry, George

52

M

W

M

Ills

Ohio

Penn

farmer

July

struck by lightning

32

Eliza Shafer

3

F

W

S

Illinois

Ohio

Ohio

 

March

Measles

3

Harris, Sarah

36 or 56

F

W

M

Ills

Ind

Ind

keep house

Feb

Dropsy

36 or 56

Miller, Emily

34 or 54

F

W

M

Ills

Ohio

Ills

keeping house

Feb

Dropsy

34 or 54

Miller, James

23

M

W

S

Ills

Ken

Ind

Farmer

May

consumption

23

Nidden (?), Rachel

1

F

W

S

Ills

Ohio

Ind

 

March

Measles

1

Tays, John

46

M

W

M

Ireland

Ireland

Ireland

Farmer

Feb

Lung Fever

24

William Sanders

22

M

W

M

N.C.

N.C.

N.C.

Farmer

July

Consumption

12

Greenwalt, Lavisa

32

F

W

M

Ind

Ind

N.C.

kept house

Aug

Dropsy

15

Greenwalt, Sara or Cara

9/12

F

W

S

Ills

Ind

Ind

 

Dec

Measles

 

Price, William

3

M

W

S

Ills

Ills

Ills

 

Dec

Erysipelas

3

Greenwood, Sarah

28

F

W

M

Miss

not known

kept house

Feb

Typhoid fever

20

Gillian, James T.

3

M

W

S

Ill

       

Erysipelas

 

Wilson, Thos

35

M

W

M

Ill

   

Farmer

July

Brain congestion

 

Sanders, Wm. B.

19

M

W

S

Ill

   

Farmer

Nov

Enteritis

 

Scott, Betty ?

3

F

W

S

Ill

     

Aug

Consumption

 

Harris, Jno M.

4/12

M

W

S

Ill

     

Jan

Meningitis

 

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