Macon County Illinois 1883 List of Pensioners

Transcribed by Vicki Bryan



No. of Certificate Name of Pensioner Post office address Cause for which pensioned Monthly rate Date of original allowance
102,750 Briggs, Perpetua Argenta widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
16,034 Briggs, Mary Argenta dependent mother $8.00 Dec. 1872
55,852 Tooley, Livonia Argenta widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
180,156 Nelson, Jacob Argenta partial loss right thumb from gsw $4.00 Dec. 1880
201,985 Kile, Isaac W. Argenta gsw left shoulder $2.00 Jan. 1882
207,093 Betz, Solomon B. Argenta gsw right forearm $4.00 Apr. 1882
213,164 Fesler, Isaac Argenta injury to abdomen $6.00 June 1882
45,433 Benton, Charles F. Argenta shell wound of head $24.00 . . . . . . . . .
20,959 Butt, William P. Bearsdale gsw left forearm $6.00 Dec. 1863
189,509 Disbrow, Alanzo Bearsdale injury to abdomen $8.00 June 1881
221,593 Smith, James T. Blue Mound chr. dia. & dis. abd. vis. $4.00 Dec. 1882
155,265 Spooner, Daniel Blue Mound chr. dia. & dis. abd. vis. $10.00 Sept. 1878
119,750 Brookshire, Overton H. Blue Mound injury to abdomen $4.00 Nov. 1872
160,610 Morris, George W. Blue Mound gsw left shoulder $4.00 June 1879
198,568 Crawford, David Blue Mound gsw right thigh $4.00 Dec. 1881
182,010 Kennedy, Christopher Blue Mound gsw groin, inj. to breast $12.00 Feb. 1881
155,569 Morgan, Levi S. Blue Mound partial deafness $4.00 Sept. 1878
121,693 Stumpff, John Blue Mound loss right index finger $3.00 . . . . . . . . .
152,393 Seiberling, John D. Blue Mound wound head $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
58,333 Hardy, Joseph K. Blue Mound wound right shoulder $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
182,439 Drum, Margaret G. Blue Mound dependent mother $8.50 Nov. 1878
192,193 Wood, Sarah A. Blue Mound widow $19.00 . . . . . . . . .
167,838 Young, David Boody wound left shoulder $2.00 May 1880
123,158 Albers, John Boody wound rt. thigh, & inj to abd. $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
134,974 Harmon, Isaac B. Boody loss 3 fingers, right hand $14.00 . . . . . . . . .
110,062 Harbert, William Boody wound left hand $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
25,299 Bateman, Milly Casner Station widow $8.00 July 1879
35,469 Busheart, Susannah Casner Station widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
59,718 Worley, David S. Casner Station loss left arm $24.00 . . . . . . . . .
186,110 Wright, Harrison S. Casner Station injury to abdomen $4.00 Apr. 1881
187,128 Shields, John Casner Station gsw left thigh & left side face $4.00 Apr. 1881
181,363 Carrigan, Reese B. Decatur gsw left wrist $12.00 Mar. 1881
167,057 Denison, Chas. N. Decatur wound left knee $8.50 Apr. 1880
166,882 Roberts, Ten Brook T. Decatur wound left forearm $2.00 Apr. 1880
220,151 Daniels, John F. Decatur gsw of right knee $4.00 Nov. 1882
27,825 Imboden, Cyrus M. Decatur wound left hip $4.00 Dec. 1879
170,791 Brewer, William J. Decatur wound left arm $4.00 June 1880
185,953 Everett, Chas. W. Decatur chr. dia. & varicose veins left leg $12.00 Mar. 1881
27,651 Buskirk, Adaline Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
215,960 Kallenbach, Morris Decatur injury of left knee $4.00 July 1882
95,981 Ralls, Harriet Decatur dependent mother $8.00 June 1867
194,558 Marion, May Decatur scurvy $6.00 Aug. 1881
217,889 McDonald, John F. Decatur shell wound of right leg $2.00 Sept. 1882
206,967 May, Henry F. Decatur injury to abdomen $4.00 Apr. 1882
215,554 Mahannah, Henry Decatur injury to abdomen ? July 1882
2,631 Magner, James Decatur injury to abdomen & left thigh ? July 1879
216,558 Rankin, Louis Decatur wound left hand ? Aug. 1882
201,508 Fitzpatrick, Martin W. Decatur ax wound left foot ? Jan. 1882
164,929 Jack, Joseph Decatur ch. dia. & malarial poisoning $15.00 Feb. 1880
194,814 Jennings, Isaac D. Decatur shell wound right index finger & left side head & inj. to abd. $8.00 Aug. 1881
201,393 Judson, Chas. O. Decatur dis. spine & resulting debility $8.00 Jan. 1882
182,336 Welsch, Peter S. Decatur injury to abdomen & saber wound of face $6.00 Feb. 1881
213,934 Williams, Presley E. Decatur chronic diarrhea $4.00 June 1882
203,399 Cassell, John Decatur chronic diarrhea $4.00 Feb. 1882
197,000 Shelton, Abner J. Decatur gsw left wrist $2.00 Oct. 1881
172,637 Sutton, Alexander H. Decatur wound left thigh $2.00 Sept. 1880
168,534 Hamsher, William Decatur disease of kidneys $2.00 May 1880
205,176 Laughlin, Andrew C. Decatur ch. dia. & dis of abd. vis. $6.00 Mar. 1882
206,413 Stafford, Hiram P. Decatur disease of heart $4.00 Apr. 1882
166,075 Songer, John A. Decatur partial deafness $4.00 Mar. 1880
199,991 Williams, Adolphus Decatur shell wound left shoulder & resulting partial paralysis arm & partial deafness $8.00 Dec. 1881
158,689 Berlin, David M. Decatur scurvy, rheumatism $12.00 Apr. 1879
168,374 Butts, Frank Decatur gsw left hand $6.00 May 1880
174,256 Whitchel, William H. Decatur wound left thigh $2.00 Sept. 1880
55,650 Arrowsmith, Albert Decatur wound left foot $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
91,814 Hill, Franklin M. Decatur wnd. rt. thigh & dis. of liver $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
147,999 Hunt, James H. Decatur wound right foot $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
87,854 Good, Emanuel Decatur chronic diarrhea $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
11,292 Betzer, George W. Decatur wound right thigh $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
116,493 Bird, John Decatur wound right hand $3.00 . . . . . . . . .
133,497 Smith, Jonathan I. Decatur rheumatism $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
34,810 Young, John J. H. Decatur loss left arm $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
11,535 Brown, Edwin F. Decatur wound right thigh $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
11,023 Glotz, Augustus Decatur gsw right thigh &c. $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
26,126 Hart, Eliza J. Decatur widow $8.00 July 1864
109,232 Schwat, Jacob Decatur wound left arm & scapula $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
111,412 Stine, Hiram S. Decatur injury to abdomen $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
115,195 Stookey, Harvey L. Decatur wound right leg $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
89,569 Smith, Green W. Decatur wound right leg $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
66,965 Lindsay, John Decatur chronic rheumatism $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
117,394 Henson, Robert S. Decatur wound right breast & back, affecting shoulder $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
81,770 Maher, Edward Decatur loss right middle finger $2.66 2/3 . . . . . . . . .
90,233 Shoemaker, David Decatur wound head $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
76,085 Curtis, Ira B. Decatur paralysis $72.00 . . . . . . . . .
141,676 Cowgill, Dewitt C. Decatur chronic diarrhea & resulting diseased rectum $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
102,756 Childers, Asbury Decatur inj. to right foot & inj. to abd. $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
53,555 Peniwell, Thomas Decatur wound right arm $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
107,948 Wiley, Allen Decatur wound right hand $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
90,027 Widick, Andrew Y. Decatur wound left forearm $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
87,517 Vest, Toliver P. Decatur wound left cheek $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
94,535 Glore, James H. Decatur wound right arm $12.75 . . . . . . . . .
141,463 Priest, Horace C. Decatur wound left thigh $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
55,349 Carrier, Jonathan Decatur wound left ankle $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
49,285 Carter, Richard H. Decatur wound right thigh $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
10,189 Wilson, Hiram R. Decatur wound right wrist $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
115,717 Neville, William H. Decatur wound of neck $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
133,474 Norton, Oliver B. Decatur dis. of abdominal viscera, resulting from chronic diarrhea $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
53,461 Nicholas, John W. Decatur wound left knee $14.00 . . . . . . . . .
91,594 Norman, Frederick Decatur wound right hand & right thigh $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
38,615 Lytle, Robert P. Decatur amputation of left arm $24.00 . . . . . . . . .
182,731 Sharp, George Decatur wd. both legs below knees $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
157,557 Haner, John Decatur wound left arm $2.00 Feb. 1879
169,846 Sollars, Rowland G. Decatur injury to abdomen $8.00 June 1880
201,137 Goodpasture, Harvey S. Decatur gsw left thigh & left side face $2.00 Jan. 1882
156,111 Ganer, Felix M. Decatur wound neck $8.00 Oct. 1878
202,031 Armstrong, William J. Decatur gsw of neck $2.00 Jan. 1882
174,512 Peake, George B. Decatur wd face, right arm, & right thigh $20.00 Oct. 1880
161,552 Aldrich, Harrison Decatur disease of eyes $4.00 July 1869
211,153 Williams, Joseph C. Decatur injury to back $2.00 June 1882
221,161 Nicholls, John Decatur dis. of abdominal viscera  $4.00 Nov. 1882
176,099 Short, William H. Decatur wound right shoulder $4.00 Oct. 1880
152,850 Costello, James Decatur injury to abdomen $10.00 Aug. 1865
175,716 Hesser, Lucinda Decatur widow $8.00 Dec. 1876
243,854 Hand, John T. Decatur shell wound left side  $2.00 June 1882
163,023 Briggs, Henry A. Decatur wound right leg $3.00 Oct. 1879
154,405 Stafford, Rodney N. Decatur wound left side of face $4.00 July 1878
155,588 Smith, Thomas Decatur gsw of left side $8.00 Oct. 1878
60,451 Richardson, John Decatur gsw of head, loss left eye & resulting impaired vision right eye & resulting epilepsy $50.00 . . . . . . . . .
65,965 Flinn, Thomas Decatur wound right leg & resulting necrosis of tibia $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
122,828 McCrary, Joseph Decatur chronic diarrhea $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
32,607 McClelland, Joseph S. Decatur debility from typhoid fever $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
164,038 Wilson, Anna Decatur widow $8.00 Feb. 1874
138,952 Decker, Malby Decatur wound head $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
38,407 Donnell, Samuel P. Decatur wound right arm $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
44,380 Ebert, Henry Decatur wound jaw $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
89,435 Dermit, James Decatur paralysis right arm $3.00 . . . . . . . . .
101,132 Dunham, Dayton Decatur wound right foot $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
78,862 Kelly, Michael Decatur wound thigh $2.66 2/3 . . . . . . . . .
20,748 Roberts, Richard J. Decatur injury to abdomen $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
110,774 Crum, Andrew J. Decatur wound left leg $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
42,189 Elder, William F. Decatur wnd. rt. shoulder & rt. thumb $12.00 . . . . . . . . .
150,407 Martin, Auguste Decatur widow $17.00 . . . . . . . . .
3,849 Moesner, Mary Decatur dependent mother $8.00 July 1863
180,589 Moffett, David S. Decatur minor of $19.00 Apr. 1878
193,621 Cox, Jerome Decatur minor of $10.00 Nov. 1881
189,767 Hines, Derelda Decatur widow $14.00 Sept. 1880
170,412 James, Clarissa Decatur dependent mother $8.00 July 1875
7,358 Witts, Sophia Decatur dependent mother $8.00 Nov. 1863
3,088 Stough, Elizabeth Decatur dependent mother $8.00 June 1863
52,924 Deboy, Elizabeth Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
102,203 Devore, Louisa J. Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
185,015 Ditzler, Sarah Decatur widow $12.00 July 1879
364 Estabrook, Mary E. Decatur widow $20.00 July 1869
134,513 Encke, Rachel Decatur widow $8.00 Sept. 1869
126,962 Ronen, Mary Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
146,190 Richardson, Rebecca Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
9,701 Smoot, Eliza Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
40,601 Scott, Emeline E. Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
13,851 Smalley, Mary Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
29,624 Smith, Mary E. Decatur widow $8.00 Sept. 1864
39,144 Tupper, Lamira M. Decatur widow $20.00 . . . . . . . . .
23,543 Childers, Ezekiel J. Decatur wound left arm $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
8,753 Holdemen, Robert Decatur injury to abdomen $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
135,624 Smith, Franklin Decatur wound right ankle $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
9,823 Tupper, Mary Decatur widow $30.00 June 1882
32,400 Morris, Nancy Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
50,894 Luttrell, Mary A. Decatur dependent mother $8.00 July 1865
2,296 Ferry, Emma Y. F. Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
7,286 Bell, Lucinda A. Decatur widow $8.00 Apr. 1874
104,262 Barnhart, Susan L. Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
124,142 Boyd, Susan S. Decatur widow $30.00 . . . . . . . . .
7,362 Pugh, Elvira E. Decatur widow $20.00 Apr. 1875
162,586 Romine, Fanny A. Decatur widow $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
68,675 Martin, Isabel Decatur widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
10,908 Greene, Myra Decatur widow $8.00 Nov. 1878
820 Casterline, Joseph Decatur . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  $8.00 July 1871
14,806 Houck, Larkin Decatur . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  $8.00 Mar. 1872
25,787 Houseman, Susannah Elwin widow $8.00 July 1879
155,695 Parkhurst, Charlotte Forsyth dependent mother $8.00 Jan. 1872
45,598 Roby, Henry H. Forsyth wound left arm $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
100,771 Luderick, Henry Forsyth wound of right arm $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
167,975 Gepford, William H. Forsyth wound left shoulder & hip $2.00 May 1880
181,115 Duncan, Harrison Forsyth wnd. of right hand & right thigh $6.00 Jan.1881
217,954 Smith, James W. Harristown disease of abdominal viscera $2.00 Sept. 1882
39,808 Hobbs, Nancy H. Harristown widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
57,228 Bullard, Charles S. Harristown disease of eyes $12.00 . . . . . . . . .
223,604 Nicholson, Jeremiah P. Long Creek chronic diarrhea $4.00 Dec. 1882
210,169 Brownlee, William H. Long Creek injury to abdomen $4.00 June 1882
48,434 Wilde, George Macon wound left hand $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
153,507 Williams, Robert T. Macon wound right shoulder $12.50 June 1878
213,162 English, James Macon gsw of right side of head & right hip $4.00 June 1882
72,119 Allen, James Macon chronic hepatitis $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
75,314 Lawley, Elijah D. Macon wound of left hip $24.00 . . . . . . . . .
96,237 Watson, William T. Macon chronic diarrhea $12.00 . . . . . . . . .
119,392 Rogers, Joshua Macon wound left shoulder $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
50,063 Bivaus, Robert Macon anch right elbow joint $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
134,050 Quin, Catharine Macon dependent mother $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
40,592 McConaughy, Catlin Macon dependent mother $8.00 Feb. 1865
6,281 Jordan, Philena Macon dependent mother $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
25,690 Sargeant, Rhoda Macon dependent mother $8.00 June 1864
31,226 Lewis, Letty Macon widow $8.00 Feb. 1881
52,686 Sherman, Margaret E. Macon widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
158,755 Burg, Casper Macon dependent father $8.00 July 1872
40,595 Beshle, Elizabeth Macon dependent mother $8.00 Feb. 1865
100,540 Cummings, Elizabeth J. Macon widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
23,541 Watts, Mary Macon widow $8.00 May 1879
200,197 Matheny, John Y. Macon chronic diarrhea, disease of abd. vis., indigestion $6.00 Jan. 1882
122,014 Nesbit, William W. Maroa chronic diarrhea $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
59,109 Gault, John M. Maroa loss left arm $24.00 . . . . . . . . .
53,806 Hoff, David Maroa loss right hand $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
31,915 Mason, Susannah Maroa widow 1812 $8.00 Aug. 1881
133,379 Barnett, Valentine Maroa wound right hand $4.00 . . . . . . . . .
31,194 Hitt, Tabutia Y. Maroa widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
167,175 McMullen, Betsey Jane Maroa dependent mother $8.00 Jan. 1875
28,258 Updike, Sarepta J. Maroa widow $8.00 Aug. 1864
29,614 Gullett, Jane Maroa widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
29,440 White, Mabel R. Maroa widow $20.00 Sept. 1864
39,818 Maddox, Thomas Mount Zion wound in foot $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
68,352 Morris, Lewis Mount Zion fracture left humerus $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
68,763 Jones, James H. Mount Zion wound left arm $12.00 . . . . . . . . .
8,765 Traughber, Elizabeth J. Mount Zion widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
191,221 Black, Ellen Mount Zion dependent mother $8.00 Feb. 1881
47,699 Alsbury, Jane Mount Zion widow $8.00 June 1867
27,946 Sonders, Mary Mount Zion widow $8.00 Nov. 1879
22,771 Whiteside, Joel Niantic gsw both thighs $12.00 . . . . . . . . .
18,649 Griffith, Nancy M. Niantic widow $8.00 Feb. 1879
194,700 Seelig, Amanda E. Niantic widow $14.00 . . . . . . . . .
89,917 Ryan, Joseph D. Niantic varicose veins right leg $2.00 . . . . . . . . .
85,246 Farnham, Lindsey C. Niantic erysipelas $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
136,657 Van Hook, Samuel Niantic wound right thigh & hand $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
53,861 Eaton, John Niantic wound right arm $18.00 . . . . . . . . .
72,396 Hargis, Thomas J. Niantic wound right groin & thigh $10.00 . . . . . . . . .
115,710 Hereld, Amos J. Niantic wound left arm $6.00 . . . . . . . . .
179,952 Wells, Lemuel Niantic chronic rheumatism $8.00 Dec. 1880
62,219 Leigh, John Oakley wound of right lung $14.00 . . . . . . . . .
42,227 Froman, Mary M. Oakley widow $30.00 . . . . . . . . .
199,970 Schroeter, Gottleib Oakley gsw right buttock & groin $4.00 Dec. 1881
172,089 Bell, Albert Oreana wound left shoulder $1.00 Aug. 1880
141,238 Morrison, George S. Oreana wound left thigh $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
132,322 Shastid, Lydia Oreana widow $8.00 . . . . . . . . .
55,358 Lacost, Charles Outten wound of face $18.00 Jan. 1866
189,243 Andrews, Isaac Sangamon Station dependent father $8.00 July 1880
4,934 Ritchie, Thomas Sangamon Station partial loss of vision $14.00 . . . . . . . . .
205,351 Andrews, Harrison S. Sangamon Station dis. of eyes & dis. of abd. vis. $6.00 Mar. 1882
7,513 Freeman, Margaret A. Warrensburg widow $8.00 Sept. 1880


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