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OWEN COUNTY, INDIANA
1883 Pensioners

List of 1883 Pensioners
Owen Co., IN
Transcribed by Tammy Clark
No. of Certificate Name of pensioner Post-office address Cause for which pensioned Monthly rate Date of original allowance
214,384 Wengler, John Alaska chr. dis. heart  $4.00 June 1882
119,435 Davis, Rebecca N Alaska widow $8.00 Sept. 1868
2,105 Stafford, Nancy Alaska widow $8.00
25,839 Laforce, Delilah Alaska widow $8.00
53,865 Sink, Mary Jane Alaska widow

73,635 Spain, Margaret M Alaska widow

195,181 Halton, James W Alaska father $8.00 Apr. 1882
30,474 Rumple, Elizabeth Alaska surv. 1812 $8.00 Sept. 1880
25,408 Butler, Tobias H Alaska surv. 1812 $8.00 May 1880
164,910 Ross, William Alaska wd.l. hand $8.00
62,497 Barton, Edward J Arney wd.l. arm $6.00
10,020 Chaney, Mary Atkinsonville widow 1812 $8.00 Oct. 1878
210,801 Bolin, John W Cataract disease lungs $8.00 June 1882
146,262 Beaman, James W Cataract g.s.w.r. thigh $4.00 June 1877
207,403 Boes, James Cataract dis. of lungs $6.00 Apr. 1882
172,337 Huffman, Jacob Cataract dis. of lungs $8.00
19,697 Jones, Jesse M Cataract wd.r. thigh $24.00
155,482 Petit, Zerilda Cataract widow $8.00 Jan. 1872
196,025 Bolin, Nancy J Cataract widow $14.00 June 1882
83,603 Brusseler, Eve Cataract widow $8.00
1,264 Steel, Margaret Cataract widow 1812 $8.00 Dec. 1871
165,251 Dickey, Jacob Coal City wd.l. side $4.00
191,855 Stepter, Jacob Coal City wd.r. thumb $2.00 June 1881
198,100 Fulke, Henry P Coal City inj. to r. leg $8.00 Nov. 1881
89,599 Larrison, Wm. Coal City wd.r. hand $4.00 Oct. 1868
143,578 Cherryholmes, Gabriel Coal City g.s.w.l. hip $6.00 Jan. 1877
30,541 Hout, John J Coal City chr. diarr  $4.00
102,946 Murphy, John Coal City wd.r. shoul $8.00
5,300 Burger, Martha Coal City widow $8.00
65,934 Kent, Elizabeth Coal City widow $8.00
195,403 Herod, Sarah J Coal City widow $12.00 Apr. 1882
197,730 Thoure, Henry I Coal City chr. diarr  $4.00 Nov. 1881
41,807 Spratt, John R Cuba loss r. leg $18.00 May 1865
14,049 Wedaris, Mary Cath Cuba widow 1812 $8.00 Jan. 1879
164,265 Debberry, Sarah E Daggett widow $8.00 Mar. 1874
177,950 Haviland, Stephen J Daggett dis. eye  $8.00
200,936 Gonser, Jacob Denmark g.s.w.l. side $4.00 Jan. 1882
131,537 Shonk, Daniel Denmark chr. diarr  $8.00
218,623 Fulk, Emanuel Farmer dis. eyes & chr. diarr  $4.00 Oct. 1882
41,703 Williams, Josiah Farmer wd.l. arm $6.00
124,561 Shorter, Riley D Farmer g.s.w.l. leg $6.00
180,841 Robinson, Josiah Farmer wd.l. hip $4.00 Jan. 1881
186,673 Dean, Elizabeth Freedom widow $8.00 Jan. 1880
99,333 Osborn, Jonathan B Freedom chr. diarr., dis. lungs  $12.00
57,769 Antibus, Wm. Freedom wd.l. arm $8.00
158,119 Johnson, Clinton Freedom wd.l. arm & shoul $6.00
205,704 Ransom, Isaac A Freedom chr. diarr. $10.00 Mar. 1882
209,332 Reeves, Wm. H Freedom chr. diarr. $8.00 May 1882
197,861 Redmorer, Noah H Freedom g.s.w.l. foot $8.00 Nov. 1881
197,541 Wellborn, Jesse W Freedom wd.l. shoul $4.00 Nov. 1881
202,874 Nichols, Jasper N Freedom typhoid fever & chro. diarr. $6.00 May 1882
184,911 Kent, David S Freedom dis. lungs, wd. r. leg $4.00 Mar. 1881
55,931 Trent, Lysander D Freedom wd.r. hip & knee $10.00
179,682 Pruett, Joseph Freedom inj. to abdomen $4.00
27,175 Thomas, John Freedom erysipelas l. hand $14.00
168,367 Light, Barbary Freedom widow $8.00 Mar. 1875
144,375 Payne, Martha A Freedom widow $8.00 Aug. 1870
5,784 Johnson, Sally A Freedom widow $8.00
164,106 Vaughn, Jesse Freedom father $8.00 Sept. 1881
95,360 Trent, Susanna H.G. Freedom mother $8.00 June 1867
13,020 Murphy, Jeremiah Gosport wd.r. wrist $8.00
3,569 Hill, James N Gosport wd. Shoulder $12.75
15,187 Goss, Frederick Gosport dis. lungs $24.00
129,345 Mosier, Wm. C Gosport g.s.wd.l. leg $6.00
15,230 Brown, James H Gosport wd.r. arm $5.00
114,102 Staley, Wm. Gosport injury to abdomen $2.00
213,915 Secrest, Delano C Gosport chr. diarr. $6.00 June 1882
24,026 Myers, Charles Gosport loss sight eyes  $72.00
155,784 Thomas, John H Gosport g.s.wd.l. thigh $4.00 Oct. 1878
159,124 Watson, Washington Gosport g.s.wd.l. leg $4.00 Apr. 1879
143,504 Dunagan, Thomas J Gosport injury to abdomen $4.00
104,111 Arnett, Austin Gosport dis. eyes  $12.00
147,749 Stierwalt, James L Gosport inj. l. shoul. & loss fing $4.00
221,242 Evans, David H Gosport chr. diarr. $4.00 Nov. 1882
223,173 McHenry, John H Gosport chr. diarr. $4.00 Dec. 1882
218,336 Murphy, Hiram Gosport chr. diarr. $4.25 Sept. 1882
208,207 Massey, George C Gosport chr. diarr. $6.00 May 1882
204,098 Ground, Hiram Gosport inj. side & spine $6.00 Mar. 1882
130,518 Campbell, James Gosport g.s.wd.r. shoul $2.00 Oct. 1874
200,171 Crouch, John L Gosport wd. neck  $8.00 Aug. 1882
165,157 Crisman, John H Gosport chr. diarr. $12.00 Nov. 1880
187,568 Alexander, James M Gosport injury to abdomen $12.75 Apr. 1881
222,883 Brown, Wm. H Gosport dis. lung & lier $6.00 Dec. 1882
204,811 Buskirk, John V Gosport inj. spine & rheum $4.00 Mar. 1882
144,614 Fritts, James R Gosport g.s.wd.r. shoul $4.00 Apr. 1877
188,839 Soth, John T Gosport w.r. hand $4.00 May 1881
57,752 Langley, Joseph Gosport w.r. shoul $18.00
6,890 Buskirk, Catharine Gosport widow $8.00 May 1881
1,597 Jourdan, Nancy Gosport widow $8.00
18,477 Gillaspey, Charlotte T Gosport widow $8.00
73,384 Adams, Margaret Gosport widow $8.00
194,505 Fincham, Margaret M Gosport widow $8.00 Feb. 1882
102,984 Fincham, Margaret E Gosport widow
Nov. 1867
182,660 Gibbs, Samantha Gosport widow $8.00 Dec. 1878
164,194 Little, Zerilda Gosport mother $8.00 Mar. 1874
172,182 Thomas, Savalah Gosport widow $12.00 May 1876
95,431 Major, Nancy Gosport mother $8.00 June 1867
5,511 Parrish, Francis Gosport surv. 1812 $8.00 Oct. 1871
177,107 Hair, John Hausertown chr. diarr. $4.00 Oct. 1880
190,038 Maybaugh, Peter Hausertown dis. lungs  $24.00
148,862 Hallett, John Hausertown inj. to l. leg  $10.00
135,029 Harbaugh, Amos Hausertown phth. pul  $10.00
162,149 Robertson, Wm. J Jordan Village inj. back  $4.00
136,139 Hutson, Wm Jordan Village g.s.wd.r. fing $3.00 Oct. 1875
175,085 Hawkins, Harrison A Patricksburgh wd.r. wide $8.00 Oct. 1880
219,322 Humble, Jacob Patricksburgh inj. back  $50.00 Oct. 1882
183,997 Harrison, Silas Patricksburgh wd. hand $10.00 Mar. 1881
198,676 Harrold, Milton Patricksburgh chr. diarr. $4.00 Dec. 1881
16,214 Weltz, Elijah Patricksburgh wd.l. leg $4.00
183,205 Norman, Josiah Patricksburgh dis. lungs  $8.00 Sept. 1881
215,099 Nation, Augustus S Patricksburgh asthma $8.00 July 1882
213,311 Peyton, Daniel B Patricksburgh injury to abdomen $4.00 June 1882
15,385 Richards, Samuel D Patricksburgh wd.l. shoul $8.00
192,090 Bumber, Marhta J Patricksburgh widow $14.00 Apr. 1881
139,368 Conrad, Clarissa Patricksburgh widow $8.00 Feb. 1870
196,770 Hon, Catharine Patricksburgh widow $14.00 July 1882
1,387 Hancock, Mary  Patricksburgh widow $8.00
19,508 Pitman, Mary Patricksburgh widow $8.00
26,096 Gochenour, Susan Patricksburgh widow $8.00
29,589 Sullivan, Hannah Patricksburgh widow 1812 $8.00 May 1880
20,007 Brammer, Frances Patricksburgh widow 1812 $8.00 Mar. 1879
163,928 Hamrick, John Quincy injury to abdomen $4.00 Dec. 1879
220,778 Head, Joseph Quincy dis. eyes  $4.00 Nov. 1882
175,093 Hart, John W Quincy wd.l. elbow $6.00 Oct. 1880
213,411 Asher, Wm. H Quincy loss sight eye  $4.00 June 1882
212,844 Baldon, Samuel Quincy chr. diarr. $4.00 June 1882
189,757 Whitson, Wm. A Quincy lumbago $10.00
25,227 Eads, Wm Quincy wd.r. thigh $2.00
162,951 Tabor, Abner Quincy wd.r. leg $2.00 Oct. 1879
43,762 Duncan, Loyd F Quincy loss l. arm $24.00
189,453 Buchanan, James H Quincy dis. of abdominal viscera $4.00
100,542 Monday, Valentine S Quincy g.s.wd.l. hand $12.00
191,494 White, Mary A Quincy widow $20.00 Mar. 1881
142,751 Carter, Rosilla Quincy widow $8.00 May 1870
60,303 Newton, Malinda Quincy widow $8.00
27,370 Porter, Sarah A Quincy widow $8.00
196,849 Willoughby, Polly Quincy mother $8.00 July 1882
197,793 Washburn, Matilda Quincy mother $8.00 Nov. 1882
3,627 Hensley, Susan Quincy widow 1812 $8.00 Aug. 1872
19,613 Tilley, Mary Quincy widow 1812 $8.00 Mar. 1879
150,167 McNaught, Thomas A Spencer sunstroke $18.75
151,568 Grooms, Henry C Spencer rheum $12.00
143,554 McNaught, Robert Spencer paralvsis $24.00
132,274 McGuire, Wm. H Spencer chr. diarr. $12.00
138,333 May, John W Spencer g.s.w.l. side $12.00
77,830 Luce, James P Spencer injury to abdomen $4.00
41,811 Baugh, Abner Spencer anchylosis elbows $72.00
44,371 Davis, Wm. W Spencer wd.r. shoul $8.00
99,884 Elkins, Wm Spencer wd.l. thor. region  $24.00
72,576 Baugh, Ephraim Spencer chr. rheum  $10.00
77,344 Anderson, John Wesley Spencer g.s.wd.r. elbow $4.00
60,519 Rice, Wm Spencer wd.l. arm $18.00
11,760 Stewart, John M Spencer wd. Shoulder $18.00
136,315 Willard, Nicholas Spencer deafness $6.00
148,787 Scott, Martin V Spencer g.s.wd.l. thigh $2.00 Oct. 1877
98,628 Boswell, Thomas H Spencer g.s.w.l. shoul $25.00
167,110 Howard, Wm. H Spencer epilepsy $12.00
167,557 Hughes, John C Spencer dis. lungs  $14.00
9,850 Hunt, Wm. D Spencer diarr $8.00
25,729 Harrold, John R Spencer inj. hip  $4.00
210,599 Stoneman, Henry B Spencer contusion r. thigh $8.00 June 1882
211,909 Schell, Frederick A Spencer dis. of abd. vis. & rheum $12.75 June 1882
200,258 Secrest, James Spencer chr. rheum  $20.00 Jan. 1882
201,133 Troth, Henry Spencer diarr. & dis. of abd. viscera  $8.00 Jan. 1882
110,983 Bean, Wm. W Spencer injury to abdomen $24.00
162,505 Bolling, John W Spencer chr. diarr. $8.00
161,793 Dowdill, Samuel Spencer chr. diarr. $8.00
186,588 Patrick, Chauncey B Spencer chr. diarr. $15.00 Sept. 1881
201,589 Parrish, Thomas Spencer dis. lungs  $6.00 Jan. 1882
200,407 Wakefield, Squire H Spencer dis. lungs  $4.00 Jan. 1882
201,167 Eller, James Spencer dis. liver  $6.00 Jan. 1882
204,208 Ellis, Harvey D Spencer wd.r. shoul $2.00 Mar. 1882
205,435 Gallup, Daniel M Spencer inj. to l. hip $2.00 Mar. 1882
217,772 Hancock, William Spencer loss r. finger $2.00 Sept. 1882
218,313 Maupin, Daniel Spencer chr. diarr. $8.00 Sept. 1882
213,990 Jacob, Hazlett A Spencer nasal catarrh $6.00 June 1882
206,070 May, Wm. B Spencer inj.l. side & back $6.00 Apr. 1882
52,481 May, James Spencer loss fing. l. hand $2.00 Nov. 1865
65,237 Manners, Jacob Spencer loss fing. r. hand $2.00 June 1866
221,153 Mayfield, George W Spencer dis. stomach  $2.00 Nov. 1882
150,839 Hicklin, Samuel P Spencer g.s.wd. head $2.00 Jan. 1878
214,608 Haygood, Louis P Spencer chr. diarr. $6.00 June 1882
199,926 Hancock, Joseph Spencer rheum & dis. heart  $4.00 July 1882
155,432 Aulk, Henry Spencer g.s.wd.l. fing $2.00 Sept. 1878
197,237 Allen, David H Spencer chr. rheum  $24.00 Nov. 1881
201,661 Ditemore, Harvey J Spencer rheum $12.75 June 1882
77,833 Denny, Samuel Spencer rheum $8.00 Feb. 1867
180,325 Anderson, James R Spencer chr. diarr. $12.00 June 1881
201,227 Baugh, Henry Spencer dis. kidneys  $4.00 Jan. 1882
203,064 Babbs, George R Spencer dis. eyes  $8.00 Feb. 1882
217,168 Allen, Rolley E Spencer dis. lungs  $6.00 Aug. 1882
101,235 Franklin, Nancy E Spencer widow $8.00 July 1881
194,413 Knight, Margaret C Spencer widow $8.00 Feb. 1882
9,660 Clark, Emily E Spencer mother $8.00 Dec. 1863
91,172 McDaniel, Evelina Spencer mother $8.00 Mar. 1867
195,589 Rockwell, Catharine Spencer mother $8.00 May 1882
191,201 Stoneman, Henry   Spencer father $8.00 Feb. 1881
161,700 Mood, Willis G Spencer minor $10.00
169,538 Moore, James L Spencer minor $10.00 June 1875
177,690 Strakle, Jacob Spencer minor $10.00 June 1877
4,218 Kerr, Eleanor E Vandalia widow 1812 $8.00 Oct. 1872
203,168 Maddox, William B.S. Vandalia chr. diarr. $12.00 Feb. 1882
213,953 Christenbery, James W Vandalia dis. kidneys  $4.00 June 1882
209,421 Biddle, Joseph Vandalia inj. l. arm $4.00 May 1882
191,520 Bonewell, George S Vandalia dis. of abd. vis.& dis. heart  $14.00 June 1881
20,352 Townsend, Thomas F Vandalia g.s.wd. eyes  $24.00
203,794 Williams, Wm. H Vandalia dis. of abdominal viscera $4.00 Mar. 1882
221,990 Ward, James W Vandalia g.s.wd.l. arm $4.00 Dec. 1882
205,052 Phillips, Jefferson Vandalia inj. r. kne $4.00 Mar. 1882
96,217 Williams, Mary A Vandalia widow $8.00 June 1867
182,236 Keene, Mariah J Vandalia widow $8.00 Oct. 1878
173,485 Robinson, Jane Vandalia widow $20.00 June 1876
205,650 Givin, Isaac White Hall chr. diarr. $4.00 Mar. 1882
107,740 Hendricks, Philip T White Hall chr. diarr. $4.00
96,231 Gross, James White Hall dis. lungs  $4.00
111,674 Brown, Elizabeth A White Hall widow $8.00 Apr. 1868
195,127 Morris, Mary White Hall widow $8.00 Apr. 1882
80,978 Neil, Melissa D White Hall widow $8.00
74,688 Murphy, Mary White Hall widow $8.00



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