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1883 PENSIONERS OF JASPER COUNTY

This list was originally published by the US Government Pension Bureau in 1883. Those listed here are some of the first who filed for their pensions. To request a copy of these pensions, or pensions filed at a later date, you can email The National Archives, and request a Form 80. Form 80 is the form they ask you to use in order to find a pension or military file on your ancestor. In the email, send them your name and address and the number of Forms (Form 80) that you would like them to send to you. You should receive them in the mail within a week.

PENSION NUMBER

SOLDIER'S NAME

POST OFFICE

CAUSE FOR PENSION

MONTHLY RATE

DATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE

26587

Sarah BOLDREY

Bogota

Widow of soldier

$8.00

August, 1879

207352

James E. KINCAID

Bogota

Scurvy and chronic diarrhea

$4.00

April, 1882

26001

Avery HAWKINS

Bogota

Wound of right foot

$12.00

 

195802

Benjamin COONS

Bogota

Father of soldier

$8.00

May, 1882

203260

John GRAZEY

Falmouth

Injury left hip

$4.00

February, 1882

129601

Alfred LEAMON

Falmouth

Disorder of the eyes, total loss of sight in right eye

$8.00

 

116775

James W. WILSON

Gila

Injury of right hip

$3.00

 

100144

William E. PATTERSON

Gila

Wound of left wrist and left knee

$12.00

 

202396

James W. PORBUTT

Hidalgo

Partial deafness of both ears

$4.00

February, 1882

135446

Carnelius MURPHY

Hidalgo

Disorder of the lungs

$6.00

 

79044

Charles F. M. MOREY

Hunts City

Wound of right hand

$6.00

 

73224

Susannah NEWMAN

Hunts City

Dependent mother of soldier

$8.00

March, 1866

218266

Job FOSTER

Latona

Gunshot wound of left thigh

$4.00

September, 1882

218162

Abraham SMITH

Latona

Gunshot wound of left hand and face

$2.00

September, 1882

164812

Washington H. WARD

Latona

Chronic rheumatism and residual disease of the heart

$12.00

February, 1880

25437

Anderson BURNSIDES

Latona

Loss of thumb and index finger on left hand

$10.00

 

129547

Jeremiah HOHN

Latona

Wound of left knee

$4.00

 

131151

Mary A. BAKER

Latona

Widow of soldier

$10.00

September, 1873

123060

Uriah WARFEL

Lis

Wound of left thigh

$6.00

 

203151

George W. JOHNSON

Newton

Disorder of throat

$4.00

September, 1882

65265

Martha A. GRAY

Newton

Widow of soldier

$8.00

March, 1876

138545

Howel L. BROOKER

Newton

 

 

 

151270

William JOHNSON

Newton

Chronic diarrhea

$8.00

February, 1878

188061

James E. FREEMAN

Newton

Heart disorder

$8.00

May, 1881

18482

Joseph P. MAULDEN

Newton

Gunshot wound of left thigh and disorder of the heart

$12.00

March, 1881

166732

Lawrence BANTA

Newton

Disorder of the abdomen

$24.00

April, 1880

167185

William L. BRIDGES

Newton

Disorder of the spine and scurvy

$6.00

April, 1880

207473

Thomas CALVIN

Newton

Rheumatism

$4.00

April, 1882

209097

Joseph CATHART

Newton

Injury of the right hip

$6.00

May, 1882

208077

David PERRINE

Newton

Disorder of the stomach

 

May, 1882

151905

Abraham E. GOBLE

Newton

Chronic bronchitis

$12.75

March, 1878

211094

John H. HOWARD

Newton

Disorder of the eyes

$6.00

June, 1882

152614

Benjamin F. HOWELL

Newton

Injury to abdomen

$8.00

April, 1878

222927

Bushrod W. HARRIS

Newton

Chronic diarrhea and res. disorder of the abdomen

$8.50

December, 1882

181743

William C. SCHOFIELD

Newton

Disorder of the lungs

$12.00

January, 1881

200508

Joseph A. WILSON

Newton

Varicose veins in both legs

$8.00

January, 1881

193365

John WISE

Newton

Chronic rheumatism, diarrhea and resulting disorder of the abdomen

$12.00

July, 1881

211214

John WELKER

Newton

Disorder of the heart

$4.00

June, 1882

204685

Charles YELTON

Newton

Disorder of the eye and chronic diarrhea

$15.00

March, 1882

209745

Ross M. BRIDGES

Newton

Shell wound of the left hand, chronic diarrhea and disorder of the eyes

$8.00

May, 1882

211624

Richard H. VANDERHOOF

Newton

Malarial poisoning and chronic diarrhea and res. dyspepsia

$2.00

June, 1882

214681

Nathaniel VANDERHOOF

Newton

Varicose veins in left leg

$4.00

June, 1882

194432

Henry A. SMALL

Newton

Injury of the back

$4.00

August, 1881

150105

Joseph DAZOHN

Newton

Injury of the spine

$8.00

 

54501

James A. McDONALD

Newton

Wound of the face and right hand

$18.00

 

127921

Jesse FRY

Newton

Chronic diarrhea

$50.00

 

102944

Henson P. MOULDEN

Newton

Wound under right ear and paralysis of right shoulder

$12.00

 

56824

Thomas B. JONES

Newton

Amputation of right arm

$24.00

 

93941

William B. JONES

Newton

Loss of left foot

$18.00

 

142005

Jesse R. JOHNSON

Newton

Wound of right hip

$20.00

 

25758

James S. JONES

Newton

Chronic rheumatism

$12.00

 

62859

Theocanus C. DODD

Newton

Loss of right eye from wound of the face

$12.00

 

98296

John G. BLISS

Newton

Wound of left leg affecting foot

$14.00

 

86894

Peter YAGER

Newton

Disease of the eyes

$12.00

 

73828

William W. NEWTON

Newton

Wound of the right groin

$8.00

 

141358

Harvy D. YELONIGTON
(Yelvington?)

Newton

Wound of both thighs

$10.00

 

140207

Isaac B. STEWARD

Newton

Disorder of the eyes

$8.00

 

60352

Isaac M. SHUP

Newton

Wound of left arm

$18.00

 

127502

John B. LIPE

Newton

Chronic bronchitis and disorder of the heart

$10.00

 

127977

William WORTHEY

Newton

Wound of left leg

$6.00

 

133530

John COLLINS

Newton

Injury of the right ankle

$4.00

 

86461

Jacob WEAVER

Newton

Wound of right leg

$6.00

 

92136

Nathan W. NEAL

Newton

Wound of left leg

$6.00

 

25346

George H. PAYNE

Newton

Wound of left side and lung

$14.00

 

189298

Phebe J. HINDS

Newton

Widow of soldier

$8.00

August, 1880

194729

Jonathon (Jno.)W. GREGORY

Newton

Minor of soldier

$16.00

March, 1882

23648

Susan C. RANSOM

Newton

Widow of soldier

$8.00

 

195671

Alice SHIELDS

Newton

Widow of soldier

$10.00

May, 1882

87463

Clarrisa SHAKLE

Newton

Widow of soldier

$8.00

December, 1866

22296

Louisa C. PAYNE

Newton

Widow of soldier

$8.00

April, 1867

182433

Susan E. BOGARD

Newton

Widow of soldier

$10.00

November, 1878

34817

Richard CLEARWATER

Newton

Loss of right leg

$18.00

 

175872

Stephen HIELT

Newton

Wound of left hand and breast

$12.00

 

218286

Benjamin F. THOMAS

Rose Hill

Disorder of the eyes

$4.00

September, 1882

216840

Andrew GOODWIN

Rose Hill

Chronic diarrhea

$4.00

August, 1882

163340

Milton S. CONGER

Rose Hill

Disorder of the heart

$6.00

November, 1879

219034

William RODERICK

Rose Hill

Gunshot would of left hand

$4.00

October, 1882

172898

William A. S. HAMMER

Rose Hill

Injury to abdomen

$8.00

August, 1880

178642

Nathan BROOKS

Rose Hill

Chronic diarrhea

$4.00

November, 1880

9574

Malilda MERRITT

Rose Hill

Widow of soldier

$8.00

October, 1867

 140637

Cynthia A. CORNELL

Rose Hill

Dependent mother of soldier

$8.00

March, 1870

 113605

Catharine STAMM

Rose Hill

Dependent mother of soldier

$8.00

May, 1868

 149723

 Matilda WHELSTONE

Rose Hill

Dependent mother of soldier

$8.00

April, 1871

 149233

John F. CUMMINS

Rose Hill

Injury to abdomen

$6.00

 

 113604

John B. CONGER

Rose Hill

Disorder of the eyes

$18.00

 

 123142

Alex McGAHAM

Rose Hill

Wound to left breast

$8.00

 

 102942

John W. LEE

Rose Hill

Wound to right leg

$4.00

 

 43904

Michael LYDA

Rose Hill

Loss of the left arm

$24.00

 

 30909

John A. STAINBROOK

Rose Hill

Wound to right leg

$8.00

 

121411

Robert H. BROWN

Rose Hill

Lung Disease

$12.00

 

30914

Charles KOCK

Rose Hill

Wound of left lung, right thigh and left leg

$16.00

 

180113

John T. LAND

Rose Hill

Chronic diarrhea

$2.00

December, 1880

183675

Joseph SWICK

Rose Hill

Loss of right thumb from gunshot wound

$4.00

March, 1881

212814

Joseph E. VEST

Rose Hill

Injury to abdomen, result of mumps and disorder of the eyes

$4.00

June, 1882

180346

William B. WARD

Rose Hill

Wound in both legs

 

December, 1880

99436

Daniel HAMMOCK

Saint Marie

Gunshot wound on right thumb

$4.00

 

144913

Catharine CASEY

Saint Marie

Widow of soldier

$8.00

September, 1870

135277

Henry C. KIRTS

Saint Marie

Injury to abdomen

$6.00

 

148288

Joseph SHEDELBOWER

Saint Marie

Effects of scurvy

$8.00

 

93644

John W. ROYSTER

Saint Marie

Disorder of the kidneys and bladder

$8.00

 

221073

John B. BIDLER

Saint Marie

Disorder of the lungs and chronic diarrhea

$8.00

November, 1882

178058

John HARMON

Saint Marie

Disorder of the eyes, diarrhea and resulting dropsy

$18.00

October, 1880

168378

Joseph FORE

Saint Marie

Disorder of the kidneys

$6.00

May, 1880

217120

George W. DAGGY

West Liberty

Gunshot wound of the left middle and ring fingers

$4.00

August, 1882

155257

Harper KELLAM

West Liberty

Injury to abdomen

$8.00

September, 1878

177896

George W. GUESS

West Liberty

Chronic diarrhea and disorder of the heart; dropsy

$18.00

october, 1880

213529

Albert S. ROBINS

West Liberty

Partial deafness and nervou prostration, the result of the measles

$8.00

June, 1882

203859

Elzy DOBBINS

Wheeler

Chronic rheumatism

$4.00

March, 1882

212706

George W. KIBLER

Wheeler

Disorder of the heart, a result of typhoid fever

$4.00

June, 1882

212393

Francis M. WOODALL

Wheeler

Disorder of the eyes

$6.00

June, 1882

171372

William PARTLOW

Wheeler

Chronic diarrhea

$4.00

July, 1880

60284

Moses LEWIS

Wheeler

Wounds of both heels

$8.00

 

41374

Jonathan TREXLER

Wheeler

Wound on right thigh

$10.00

 

119964

John TREXLER

Wheeler

Dislocation of right shoulder

$8.00

 

 139970

George HAWK

Wheeler

Wound of right leg

$4.00

 

 71878

Alexander GREEN 

Wheeler

Loss of fore finger on right hand

$3.00

 

 78341

Nancy J. WINANS 

Wheeler

Widow of soldier

$8.00

 

 15890

Mortimer W. BURTCH 

Willow Hill

Gunshot wound to left foot

$4.00 

 

 185471

Mary Ann TERHUNE 

Willow Hill

Widow of soldier

$8.00

September, 1879

120517 or 126517

Jonas B. McNAIR

Willow Hill

Wound on face

$8.00

 

49504 

John W. BROOKS

Willow Hill

Wound to left hand

$6.00

 

223725 

John BLACO

Willow Hill

Injury to nose and gunshot wound to left knee

$2.00

December, 1882

162998 

Allison MILTON

Willow Hill

Chronic diarrhea and disorder of abdomen 

$4.00

October, 1879

212904 

William F. LORD

Willow Hill

Gunshot wound of forehead

$2.00

June, 1882

163657 

William J. CHITTENDEN

Willow Hill

Disease of the eyes

$8.00

November, 1882

209104 

William A. DILLMAN

Willow Hill

Disease of the kidneys

$6.00

May, 1882

207896 

John
W.
MILLSASS

Willow Hill

Chronic diarrhea and disorder of the lungs

$4.00

May, 1882

210275 

Lyman S. HOCKMAN

Willow Hill

Gunshot wound of right shoulder and disorder of the liver

 $6.00

June, 1882

147745 

Joseph M. CALT

Willow Hill

Rheumatism

$4.00

August, 1877

42349 

Mary J. METHENY

Yale

Widow of soldier

$8.00

 

187376 

Jane EWING

Yale

Dependent mother of soldier

$8.00

March, 1880

123314 

Amanda M. ENGLISH

Yale

Widow of soldier

$8.00

 

30381 

Sarah B. HOWARD

Yale

Widow of soldier

$8.00

September, 1880

34874 

David H. HAWLEY

Yale

Wound of left arm

$2.00

 

41376 

James D. McCOY

Yale

Wound of left foot

$12.00

 

210691 

Silas D. ODELL

Yale

Sunstroke and resulting disorder of heart, varicose veins in left leg

$12.00

June, 1882

207596 

Charles R. DARE

Yale

Chronic rheumatism and disorder of heart

$4.00

April, 1882

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