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1883 Pensioners on the Roll

As called for by the Senate Resolution of December 8, 1882, Washington: Government Printing Office 1883, Volume 3
[Transcribed for GenealogyTrails by Rhonda Hill]

No. - Name of Pensioner - Post Office Address - Cause for which pensioned - Monthly Rate - Date of Original Allowance

191,490 - Alexander, Andrew J. - Elsah - g.s.w.back - $2.00 - June, 1881

182,327 - Anderson, James M. - Delhi - dis.lungs - $8.00 - Feb., 1881

54,646 - Barrit, Patrick - Jerseyville - loss index finger r.hand - $6.00

125,526 - Barry, Edward L. H. - Jerseyville - emphysema - $17.00 - no date

188,762 - Bell, Martha - Otterville - dep.mother - $8.00 - June, 1880

24,098 - Bell, Mary E. - Jerseyville - widow - $8.00 - no date

204,584 - Boon, Peter - Rosedale - g.s.w.r.leg - $2.00 - Mar., 1882

158,786 - Burley, Joel - East Newbern - rheum.and dis.heart - $12.00 - Apr., 1879

61,353 - Butt, Wm. - Fieldon - wd.l.thigh - $6.00 - no date

113,081 - Campbell, John A. - Jerseyville - ch.conjunctivitis - $4.00 - no date

19,051 - Chadwell, Thos. H. - Jerseyville - wd.r hand - $18.00 - no date

152,052 - Chaput, Joseph A. - East Newbern - inj.chest - $4.00 - Mar., 1878

197,009 - Cockrell, Jesse - East Newbern - axe wd.l.foot - $2.00 - Oct., 1881

64,121 - Davenport, Wm. - Grafton - wd.l.foot - $12.00 - no date

38,284 - Devol, Hannah - Otterville - widow - $8.00 - Jan., 1865

212,862 - Diamond, Wm. - Jerseyville - g.s.w.r.thigh - $4.00 - June, 1882

92,307 - Dooley, Thos. - Grafton - wd.l.leg - $8.00 - no date

161,707 - Doron, Duval - Elsah - dis.of lungs - $6.00 - July, 1879

115,196 - Dugan, John W. - Jerseyville - wd.l.groin - $4.00 - no date

82,880 - Estes, Sarah A. - Jerseyville - widow - $8.00 - Sept., 1866

156,614 - Felty, Samuel - Jerseyville - wd.l.arm - $2.00 - Nov., 1878

32,538 - Frances, James K. - Elsah - inj.l.hip - $16.00 - no date

42,882 - Gaston, Eliz'th - Jerseyville - widow - $8.00 - no date

167,679 - Gillham, Wm. - Elsah - injury to abdomen - $4.00 - Apr., 1880

127,166 - Goshorn, Wm. - Fieldon - wd.r.thigh, hand, l.knee - $8.00 - no date

30,335 - Gowin, Sylva - Otterville - widow/1812 - $8.00 - Sept., 1880

30,115 - Grether, Wm. M. - Rosedale - wd.r.foot and ankle - $16.00 - no date

121,099 - Hartley, Nev. - Elsah - wd.abdomen - $4.00 - no date

204,222 - Hartley, Ruthven P. - Elsah - g.s.w.l.arm breast - $4.00 - Mar., 1882

779 - Hays, Elis'th - Fieldon - widow - $8.00 - no date

29,364 - Hughes, Peter - Jerseyville - inj.head - $18.00 - no date

136,434 - Husk, Wm. - Elsah - wd.l.shr - $4.00 - no date

51,656 - Kadel, Valentine - Jerseyville - wd.l.side head - $8.00 - no date

222,109 - Kelly, Joseph A. - Otterville - injury to abdomen - $2.00 - Dec., 1882

128,589 - Lewis, Charles - Delhi - wd.r.hand - $2.00 - no date

17,704 - Lovell, Jr., Henry C. - Jerseyville - wd.r.leg - $8.00 - no date

178,684 - Lucas, Lydia - Newbern - dep.mother - $8.00 - Sept., 1877

174,270 - Masten, Cornelius S. - Jerseyville - g.s.w.l.shoulder - $5.00 - Nov., 1865

186,373 - McCarty, Michael - Grafton - g.s.w.r.foot, rheum. var.veins r.leg - $12.00 - Apr., 1881

22,865 - McDow, Matilda - Newbern - widow/1812 - $8.00 - Apr., 1879

212,914 - Mendoza, Cedro - Newbern - g.s.w.r.arm - $2.00 - June, 1882

174,752 - Mott, John - Newbern - wd.r.hand - $2.00 - Oct., 1880

21,087 - Murphy, Milton - Fieldon - anch.l.hip joint - $12.00 - no date

172,335 - Orm, Philanda Ann - Jerseyville - widow - $10.00 - Feb., 1873

117,298 - Owens, Wm. - Jerseyville - total blindness - $72.00 - no date

24,002 - Philip, Wagner - Elsah - deafness, loss of teeth, g.s.w.through face - $18.00 - no date

47,864 - Porter, Lucinda D. - Elsah - widow - $8.00 - no date

32,719 - Powell, Dorcas Ann - Jerseyville - widow/1812 - $8.00 - Oct., 1882

14,757 - Pruitt, Mary - Fidelity - widow/1812 - $8.00 - Jan., 1879

20,783 - Schubert, Mary D. W. - Jerseyville - widow - $8.00 - no date

194,510 - Shea, Dennis - Grafton - wds.both thighs, var.veins l. leg - $8.00 - Aug., 1881

147,771 - Sherman, John H. - Elsah - anch.l.knee - $12.00 - no date

129,190 - Simpson, Geo. W. - Fieldon - wd.l.leg - $4.00 - no date

79,967 - Smith, John - Grafton - wd.back and r.shr - $8.00 - no date

142,255 - Spry, Sarah - Fieldon - widow - $8.00 - no date

153,055 - Summerscales, Jesse - Grafton - wd.l.forearm - $4.00 - May, 1878

205,560 - Swartswelter, Abner - Otterville - loss sight l.eye - $4.00 - Mar.,1882

109,444 - Turner, William T. - Fieldon - g.s.w.of hand, loss l.finger - $2.00 - Aug., 1871

10,802 - Vance, Mary W. - Fidelity - widow - $8.00 - no date

102,041 - Walters, Harriet C. - Fieldon - widow - $8.00 - no date

56,249 - Watts, Jannet - Fidelity - mother - $17.00 - Feb., 1866

8,620 - West, John C. - Jerseyville - dis.of abdominal viscera - $8.00 - no date

96,076 - White, Geo. W. - Fieldon - wd.both thighs - $8.00 - no date

117,391 - Wilson, Wm. S. - Elsah - inj r.side and chest - $6.00 - no date