1883 Pensioners of Union County, IL

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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 need to email The National Archives


Alto Pass Pensioners

Number of Certificate

Name

Post Office

Cause for which pensioned

Monthly pay rate

Date of Original Allowance

187,828HANCOCK, James J.Alto PassWound, left leg$4.00 
148,312GLASCO, JesseAlto PassWound, right side$4.00 
76,748UNDERWOOD, Susan A.Alto PassWidow$8.00 

Anna Pensioners

Number of Certificate

Name

Cause for which Pensioned

Monthly Pay Rate

Date of original Allowance

185,889HAIRE, Dollie AnnWidow$12.00October, 1879
196,243SEAY, Nancy J.Dependent Mother$8.00June, 1882
188,291SHANNON, ElizabethDependent Mother$8.00May, 1880
159,594DILLOW, MalinaWidow$10.00September, 1872
196,506SPENCE, Sarah A.Widow$14.00 
22,999GOURLEY, Mary C.Widow$8.00September, 1869
189,983PHILLIPS, Susan M.Widow$22.00 
194,834PLATER, William W.Injury to Abdomen$4.00August, 1881
188,514BRYANT, Chandler J.Disorder of Abdomen$4.00May, 1881
181,517WILLIAMS, SamuelWound left side, Disorder of lungs$2.00January, 1881
195,567FINCH, Edgar A.Chronic rheumatism$7.50September, 1881
223,169McELHANEY, Joseph H.Rheumatism$15.00September, 1882
217,540KROLE, Philip H.Inj. Pros. Gland, Res. dis. abd.vis.$20.00August, 1882
211,516BOON, William T.Chronic diarrhea$4.00June, 1882
215,147CARTER, KinneyInjury to right hand$6.00July, 1882
172,263PICKRELL, JohnDisorder of the lungs$18.00August, 1880
215,782HUNSAKER, James W.Bronchitis$4.00July, 1882
156,620TUTHILL, Harlan P.Wound, left foot and thigh$6.00November, 1878
196,872SLACK, William P.Disorder of lungs$4.00October, 1881
214,894O'NEAL, HezekiahGun Shot wound, left leg$4.00June, 1882
117,700MANGUM, Andrew J.Wound left arm$4.00 
37,676BROOKSHIRE, Jas. C.Aphonia$12.00 
145,085USSERY, John T.Injury to abdomen$4.00 
88,076HALCOM, Stephenscorbutis and disorder of abd. vis.$16.00 
134,845DODDS, Ford S.Erysip. and rheu.$17.00 
139,967BRIM, Osias D.Loss of left leg below the knee$28.00 
122,941BAKER, Isaac N.Dis. lungs, cho. hepatitis$4.00 
68,602SMITH, WilliamWound head, disorder brain$16.00 
97,362MALAIR, RichardWound right arm$8.00 
138,034SPENCE, Lorenzo G.Wound right leg$2.00 
64,647GRAMMAR, JamesLoss right arm$24.00 
109,321PLEMON, ThomasGun Shot wound right hand$2.00March, 1871
24,907SCHOTTINGER, Michaelinjury left shoulder and arm$18.00 
74,596MARBY, Abel J.Gus Shot would right leg$4.00 

Cobden Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
20,016DOUGLAS, Geo.Loss of right eye$4.00Nov., 1863
189,535NEAL, SusanDepend. mother$8.00Aug., 1880
171,184VOWELL, WileyMinor of$10.00Nov., 1875
18,517HANKLEY, DarthulaWidow$8.00 
46,171LAMDRETH, ElizaDepend. mother$8.00May, 1865
30,318DEW, LorindaWidow of 1812$8.00Sept., 1880
18,360FERRILL, ElizabethWidow$8.00Feb., 1879
177,546BURTON, Geo. W.wound left thigh$4.00Oct., 1880
199,958RENTFRO, Francis M.chronic diarr. and disorder of eyes$6.00Dec., 1881
210,671JOHNSON, Abijahwound right leg$4.00June, 1882
202,390MILLER, JamesInjury left side and nose, res. malign. ulcer and disorder left eye$18.00Feb., 1882
193,915EDE, HenryWound left foot$4.00Aug., 1881
209,930BITTLE, Lewis M.Dis. lungs, result. dis. heart$6.00May, 1882
201,816DURALL, John O.Dis. lungs and chronic diarr.$6.00Jan., 1882
202,003PEEL, Andrew J.Chronic diarr.$2.00Jan., 1882
158,811ANDERSON, Sidney S.Debil. from scurvy and prison$8.00April, 1879
178,644TRIPP, Cyrus M.Dis. of abdominal viscera$4.00Nov., 1880
10,298WING, Edwin B.Wound, left hip$4.00 
85,722BIGGS, Benj. F.synovitis left knee$5.33 1/3 
67,553McMAHON, Jas. F.Wound left leg$18.00 
93,425ELMORE, Wm. B.Wound sacrum$3.00 
10,877CASEY,Simon P.Wound right hand$6.00 
112,367COCHRAN, JeremiahDisorder of eyes$8.00 
97,361MILES, WilburnWound, right hip$4.00 
30,958ALDRICH, Wm. A.Loss of left eye$18.00 
116,738GREGORY, Jno. C.Disorder of legs$6.00 

Dongola Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
78,136PARROTT, ElizabethDepend. mother$8.00 
68,132LENTZ, Mary A.Widow$8.00 
12,731LILLOW (Dillow?), EmelineWidow$8.00 
88,269RICE, Mahala J.Widow$8.00Dec., 1866
56,708STRICKER, Sarah J.Widow$8.00Oct., 1867
85,083CASPER, Mary E.Widow$8.00Oct., 1866
32,243SCURLOCK, Sina E.Widow of 1812$8.00Feb., 1882
215,453LINGLE, CalebWound right thigh$4.00July, 1882
91,854WILSON, Wm. S.Organic dis. heart$24.00 
146,586BEGGS, Jno.Chronic diarr.$6.00 
89,324TAYLOR, Jno. H.Lameness of ankle$12.00 

Jonesboro Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
171,394ELMS, Geo. W.Injury left leg$4.00July, 1880
151,327RASHOWER, Rob't.Chronic diarr.$8.00March, 1878
155,229REIS, Rob't.Partial deafness$2.00Sept., 1878
201,090SILBER, Jno.Wound right leg$2.00Jan., 1882
22,997CORBIN, RebeccaWidow$8.00 
179,271BROCK, HarrietDepend. mother$8.00Dec., 1877
31,964DISHON, IsophenaDepend. mother$17.00Oct., 1864
17,974WEAVER, CatharineWidow$8.00 
103,094CARAKER, ElijahDisorder of eyes$4.00 
61,622BROWN, DavidTotal blindness$72.00 
85,843GRAY, Nathan M.Scurvy, dis. of abd. vis.$8.00 


Lick Creek Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
31,879LESLEY, MargaretWidow$8.00 
120,493NEWTON, Isaac N.Wound left wrist$6.00 
10,275THULIN, GilbertWound left arm$8.00 
129,057JOLLY, Thos. J.Wound head$2.00 
91,988KELLER, Jno. P.Loss of right eye$4.00 
164,237HART, PatrickChronic bronchi. dis. lungs$18.00 
62,378CORBIT, JamesLoss of left eye, resulting dis. r (?)$6.00 
215,719SHEPARD, Thos. J.Chronic diarr.$4.00July, 1882
11,524BRUFF, JamesSurvivor of 1812$8.00Jan., 1872
35,734THREAT, LucretiaWidow$8.00 
106,347TREESE, ElizabethWidow$8.00 
24,184STONE, Martha A.Widow$8.00Sept., 1867
123,775HENLY, Elizabeth A.Widow$8.00 

Mill Creek Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
93,349ALBRIGHT, JacobInjury right hip and knee joint$24.00 
214,964MOWERY, EdwardWound, neck; injured nerve in right arm$6.00June, 1882
178641PORTERFIELD, Wm. H.Chronic diarr.$12.00Nov., 1880
73,162POWLESS, ElizabethWidow$8.00Sept., 1867

Moscow Pensioners

CERTIFICATE #

NAME

CAUSE FOR PENSION

MONTHLY RATE

DATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE

88,343ADAMS, John W. Wound, Left Leg $8.00
149,521BRADLEY, Wm. R. Wound, Left Thigh
101,884DAVIS, Alexis M. Wound and Diarr. $6.00
201,614ADAMS, Joel K. Disorder of stomach and liver $6.00
189,059JONES, Erasmus A. Disorder of lungs $4.00
219,984CARTER, James R. Chronic Diarr.

Mt. Pleasant Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE 
12,718BARBER, Sarah A.Widow$8.00Jan., 1864
91,485WOODWARD, James W.Wound in forehead$12.00 
87,965GRENEY, Francis J.Wound in right hand$6.00 
87,632PENDER, Miles M.Wound in left leg$6.00 

Unions Point and Willard's Landing Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAME AND P. O.CAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
199,955ROBERTS, James M.
Union Point
Disorder of the eyes$8.00Dec., 1881
141,578SLAUGHTER, Jas. R.
Willard's Landing
Ulcers left leg$4.00 

Saratoga Pensioners
CERTIFICATE #NAMECAUSE FOR PENSIONMONTHLY RATEDATE OF ORIGINAL ALLOWANCE
191,779LENCE, Sarah J.Widow$10.00April, 1881
28,641WALL, Ann R.Widow$8.00Sept., 1867
84,108DODD, Elizabeth M.Widow$8.00Sept., 1866
14,384MANUS, Elizabeth E.Widow$8.00 
29,400CARAKER, PhebeneWidow of 1812$8.00May, 1880
215,745BROOKS, Jas. D.Sunstroke, result of nerve debil.$4.00 

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