1883 List of Pensioners on the Rolls

Name of Pensioner Number of Certicate Post-office Address Cause for Which Pensioned Monthly Rate Date of Original Allowance
Aldrich, Willard 203,477 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. leg $4.00 Feb., 1882
Aldrick, Edwin J. 188,980 Avoca mal. fever, dis. liver & kid $12.75 May, 1881
Alexander, Thomas C. 121,026 Oakland g. s. wd. both legs, below knee $6.00
Andrews, Frank E. 134,423 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. thigh $6.00
Armstrong, Samuel 103,270 Hancock wound l. hand $3.00
Arrick, Rachel 22,269 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 Apr., 1871
Avery, Mary 134,749 Neola dep. mother $8.00 Sept., 1869
Bagart, Frederick 186,555 Council Bluffs frozen feet $6.00 Apr., 1861
Barber, Henry T. 136,740 Hancock phthisis pulmon $8.00
Barrett, Samuel 64,649 Macedonia wd. left arm $8.00
Baxter, John M. 32,014 Oakland paralysis rt. arm & deafness $13.00
Beckman, Charles J. 30,899 Council Bluffs loss rt. arm $24.00
Benton, Sylvennus 45,072 Council Bluffs wound of head $6.00
Bill, Adolf E. 196,417 Council Bluffs inj. rt. ankle $12.00 Nov., 1881
Bird, Phillip E. 217,697 Avoca gun s. wd. l. leg & injury to abdomen $4.00
Bless, Caroline 31,288 Council Bluffs widow 1812 $8.00 Mar., 1881
Bonham, Harvey
Council Bluffs wd. l. breast $6.00
Bowen, Victoria 57,609 Walnut widow $8.00 Feb., 1867
Boy, Joseph U. 201,956 Avoca g. s. wd. of back $2.00 Jan., 1882
Breman, Benjamin F. 85,707 Wheeler's Grove g. s. wd. rt. Shoulder $2.00 Dec., 1882
Brightman, Myron 193,846 Oakland chr. diarrhea $8.00 Aug., 1881
Brooks, Elizabeth 92,821 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 July, 1880
Brown, Elizabeth 58,877 Council Bluffs dep. mother $8.00 Nov., 1864
Bruce, Oswald M. 222,139 Walnut g. s. wd. of neck $2.00 Dec., 1882
Bruce, Oswald M. 222,139 Walnut g. s. wd. of neck $2.00 Dec., 1882
Bulla, Levi D. 150,058 Macedonia g. s. wd. face $1.00 Dec., 1877
Bunnell, Byron 102,887 Avoca g. s. wd.left hand $4.00
Cahow, Homer 27,567 Avoca loss thumb of rt. hand $2.00
Campbell, Wm. E. 201,036 Avoca injury to abdomen $4.00 Jan., 1882
Cannaday, Geo. W. 187,806 Minden g. s. wd. rt. leg $4.00 May, 1881
Carr, Matilda 29,576 Council Bluffs widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1880
Carson, George 108,447 Council Bluffs inj. of abd. result in lung dis. $15.00
Case, John B. S. 164,543 Walnut dis. of eyes $8.00 Feb., 1880
Chaffin, John W. 31,432 Council Bluffs chr. dis. & rec. dis. of ab. vis. $20.00
Clingman, Henry C. 189,796 Walnut dis. of eyes $4.00 June, 1881
Cook, Geo. W. 182,853 Avoca chron. rheum $6.00 Feb., 1881
Cool, John 138,750 Avoca injury to abdomen $15.00
Copley, Isaac 314,844 Walnut mal. poisoning, chr. diarr $8.50 June, 1882
Cosgrove, Adelia F.
Avoca widow $20.00
Costolo, Ann 66,612 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 July, 1881
Coy, Charlotte 25,759 Council Bluffs dep. mother $8.00 July, 1864
Craig, Ether 61,904 Walnut widow $8.00 June, 1867
Cronen, John S. 3,290 Neola injury to abdomen $4.00 Jan., 1882
Cropts, Hobart B.
Avoca injury to abdomen $4.00
Culberton, Oliver F. 200,378 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $4.00 Jan., 1882
Curtis, Samuel R. 220,678 Avoca inj. To left wrist $6.00 Nov., 1882
Dailey, Dennis B. 166,904 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. ear, rt. side, & hand $21.25 Apr., 1880
Delong, Thomas E. 82,822 Carson wound l. thigh $4.00
Denton, Samuel 112,161 Avoca g. s. wd. r. shoul., knee & hand, and dis. of abd. vis. $8.00
Donabow, John J. 55,726 Council Bluffs two g. s. wds. rt. leg $6.00
Donehay, Barthomolew 108,402 Council Bluffs inj. abdomen & g. s. wd $18.00
Dougherty, John 92,212 Council Bluffs wd. r. forearm $6.00
Droge, Herman 147,993 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. hip $4.00 Aug., 1877
Dulin, Thomas 194,306 Avoca g. s. wd. r. arm and face $2.00 Aug., 1881
Emmons, Winslow B. 214,829 Walnut inj. of back $2.00 Mar., 1882
Engleman, Solomon 119,503 Walnut spinal irritation $8.00
Enkle, Mathias 26,103 Council Bluffs wound left arm $8.00
Erwin, Fender 111,171 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. arm $4.00
Filbert, John P. 169,132 Council Bluffs dis. of liver $8.00 June, 1880
Fox, John 120,651 Council Bluffs dis. Of left lung $4.00
Francisco, John 35,585 Avoca g. s. wd. rt. arm & result. nervous pros. $24.00
Frisbie, Milton B. 66,804 Walnut chronic diarrhea $10.00
Furrow, Geo. W. 118,447 Carson g. s. wd. rt. shoul $6.00
Gabriel, Warren 214,589 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $4.00 June, 1882
Galligan, Edward M.
Council Bluffs partial deafness $4.00 Apr., 1878
Gibbs, Lucinda
Council Bluffs dep. mother $8.00 Sept., 1878
Goss, Hugh L. W. 222,338 Council Bluffs chr. diar. and inj. feet $4.00 Dec., 1882
Gray, Robert 161,659 Avoca g. s. wd. l. hand $4.00 July, 1879
Gysee, Theophilus 71,450 Council Bluffs wound l. hand & thumb $4.00 Sept., 1866
Hack,Loarna (dead) 179,744 Avoca dis. legs and result ulcera $8.00 Dec., 1880
Hadley, Dorothy 187,767 Avoca dep. mother $8.00 Apr., 1880
Hamilton, George W. 199,640 Carson injury to head $6.00 Dec., 1887
Harden, John M. 150,655 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. left side $2.00 Jan., 1878
Harrad, John B. 216,046 Oakland injury to abdomen $7.50 Aug., 1882
Harrold, Albert 220,378 Neola g. s. wd. rt. arm $2.00 Nov., 1882
Hart, Charlotte 73,292 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 May, 1866
Healy, Cornelius 215,637 Avoca dis. of abdomina viscera $10.00 July, 1882
Hendricks, Frederick 202,496 Council Bluffs dis. of heart $17.00 Feb., 1882
Higbee, David 99,866 Avoca g. s. wd. l. shoul. & dis. of abdominal viscera $12.00
Hight, Bradbury W. 76,351 Council Bluffs dis. of eyes $7.50
Hill, John 15,323 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $4.00
Hislos, Mathew L. 161,436 Oakland reheumatism $4.00 July, 1879
Hoagland, Francis E. 69,652 Council Bluffs chronic ophtbalmia $8.00
Hoffman, Martin 153,095 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $4.00 May, 1878
Holmes, Joseph L. 185,362 Downsville rheumatism $8.00 Mar., 1881
Hopkins, Samuel 124,700 Macedonia g. s. wd. back, left side & hip $4.00
Hornaday, Simeon 163,306 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $4.00 Oct., 1879
Howard, John M. 149,872 Macedonia incised wd. r. thigh $1.00
Hubbard, Ophelia S. 194,835 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 Mar., 1882
Huckendorf, August 142,411 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. hip $2.00
Irwin, Mary L. 8,409 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 May, 1867
Jackson, John B. 213, 630 Avoca g. s. wd. rt. thigh $2.00 June, 1882
James, Joseph C. 25,730 Council Bluffs g.s. wd. l. leg & var. veins $4.00
James, Mary 63,913 Council Bluffs dep. mother $8.00 Feb., 1866
Jennings, Hiram L. 10,160 Council Bluffs loss l. arm above elbow $24.00 Jan., 1863
Jones, Daniel 199,470 Honey Creek g. s. wd. r. thigh & result ver. veins $4.00 Dec., 1881
Keith, Hiram 142,264 Crescent loss 3 fingers from lft hand, ax wd. $8.00
Kerr, Wm. W. 96,002 Council Bluffs wound face $12.00
King, Peter 190,952 Oakland shell wound of abdomen $4.00 June, 1881
Leland, Henry C.
Council Bluffs g. s. wd. Inj. lungs and ribs $6.00
Lesslie, William M. 191,073 Avoca sunstroke affecting head $4.00 June, 1881
Lewis, Hiram 159,334 Crescent inj. to rt. eye $4.00 Apr., 1879
Martin, John Hardy 140,030 Minden chronic diarrhea $2.00 July, 1876
McCabe, Jose. W. 47,310 Council Bluffs loss rt. arm above elbow $24.00
McCann, Patrick 218,781 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. forearm $2.00 Oct., 1882
McDannell, Allen 223,827 Walnut inj. of back $4.00 Dec., 1882
McGinnis, Jas. B. 209,574 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. thigh $2.00 May, 1882
McMillan, Johnson S. 160,592 Honey Creek g. s. wd. l. hand & loss index f. $4.00 June, 1879
Meierstein, Thomas 189,633 Neola epilepsy and funct. dis of heart $6.00 June, 1881
Mercer, Clinton F. 203,303 Avoca inf. to left wrist, side & arm $4.00 Feb., 1882
Miller, Henry G. 86,720 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $10.00
Mills, Hanson
Neola wound left arm $14.00
Moore, James I. 159,757 Macedonia g. s. w. forearm and hip $6.00 May, 1879
Moreley, Elias S. 67,706 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. both legs, thumb & rt. side $12.00
Morrison, Daniel H. 210,071 Oakland g. s. wd. lft side & neck $2.00 May, 1882
Murray, James 164,593 Walnut g. s. wd. l. wrist $8.00 Feb., 1880
Nelson, Coffin 14,677 Council Bluffs dis. heart & loss part of l. index finger $4.00
Newland, Marcus L. 186,075 Neola g. s. wd. left arm $2.00 Mar., 1881
Newman, Bernard 180,533 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $8.00 Jan., 1881
Nicholson, Elizabeth 28,156 Council Bluffs widow 1812 $8.00 Dec., 1879
Niles, Elizabeth 20,009 Council Bluffs widow 1812 $8.00 Apr., 1880
Nips, John 30,894 Council Bluffs wd. l. arm and side $4.00
Nixon, Moses 23,331 Council Bluffs loss rt. arm $18.00
Olds, James 165,198 Walnut g. s. wd. l. forearm $2.00 Mar., 1880
O'Neal, David J. 167,381 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. arm $12.75 Apr., 1880
Parker, Noel B. 126,672 Walnut wound of head $4.00
Patton, A. 196,276 Council Bluffs rheumatism $12.00 Oct., 1881
Pettis, James A. 196,432 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. foot $2.00 Oct., 1881
Powell, George W. 212,931 Oakland ulcer l. leg and resulting herpetion $6.00 June, 1882
Prettle, Martin 107,503 Honey Creek g. s. wd. r. hand $3.00
Randall, Wm. 94,862 Council Bluffs loss rt. index finger $3.00 Jan., 1869
Rattican, Michael 144,514 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. thigh $2.00
Ray, Mary Ann
Walnut widow $8.00
Reed, Charles F. 180,193 Council Bluffs inj. l.leg $3.75 Dec., 1880
Reimer, Hans 185,599 Minden g. s. wd. left foot $4.00 Mar., 1881
Rerder, Wm. D. 148,038 Council Bluffs s. wd. l. side face $4.00 Sept., 1877
Rhodabeck, Jesse C. 60,370 Council Bluffs inj. to abdomen $20.00
Rice, Walter Scott 153,609 Council Bluffs inj. to head $6.00 June, 1878
Rinehart, William H. 138,662 Macedonia dis. of abdomina viscera $4.00
Roberts, Charles C. 48,249 Walnut g. s. wd. l. arm $12.00
Robinson, Samuel T. 90,132 Neola injury to abdomen $3.00
Sayer, Martin T. 45,477 Council Bluffs inj of l. knee $4.00
Scott, Cyrus 154,573 Harrison g. s. forearm $4.00 Aug., 1878
Shanafelt, Mary A. 35,777 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 May, 1867
Shoemaker, Nelson H., alias Harmon Shoemaker 179,053 Council Bluffs g. s. w. rt. Thigh $4.00 Nov., 1880
Sigler, Isaac M. 8,261 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. left arm $8.00
Sinclair, Letitia 119,170 Avoca dep. mother $8.00 Sept., 1886
Sliter, Henry 86,560 Wheeler's Grove g. s. wd. l. breast $8.00
Smith, George 88,178 Council Bluffs inj. to chest and shoul. $8.00
Smith, James 153,850 Council Bluffs loss rt. index finger $3.00 June, 1878
Smith, Laura 191,490 Council Bluffs widow $17.00 Mar., 1881
Sovereign, Lewis 169,470 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $8.00 June, 1880
Steele, Geo. M. 217,278 Avoca g. s. wd. rt. side & chr. diarr. $2.00 Aug., 1882
Steinke, Wm. 114,111 Neola injury to abdomen $6.00
Stevenson, William 71,129 Council Bluffs
$6.00 Nov., 1868
Stewart, Henry C. 36,294 Minden wd. rt. hip, involving knee joint $8.00
Stoffels, Mattias 163,985 Avoca injury to abdomen $4.00 Jan., 1880
Sutton, Robt. A. 56,648 Avoca g. s. wd. Rt. Hand $8.00
Sweeney, George 159,501 Council Bluffs inj. to left ankle $2.00 May, 1879
Thrall, Irvin 31,981 Council Bluffs comp. frac. radius and s. wd. l. forearm $6.00
Tibbetts, Laura A. 150 Avoca widow $8.00 Nov., 1886
Tollett, Catharine 6,900 Council Bluffs widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1877
Tooley, Hawley, B. 124,099 Oakland wound l. thigh $8.00
Van Camp, Susan 148,809 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 Mar., 1871
Vogelsang, Dietrich 31,380 Council Bluffs amp. of l. thigh $24.00
Walker, Isabel 26,811 Carson widow $8.00 Mar., 1879
Walls, Eli 167,137 Walnut g. s. wd. head $2.00 Apr., 1880
Walterspiel, Caroline 93,353 Council Bluffs dep. mother $8.00 Apr., 1867
Ward, John H. 35,068 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. rt. arm $18.00
Wasser, Jacob 69,492 Minden shell wd. left arm $4.00
Watts, Jno. B. 146,687 Council Bluffs injury to abdomen $8.00
Watts, John 80,204 Hancock anchylosis l. wrist $6.00
Weaver, Jeremiah 155,307 Walnut wound r. forearm $3.00 Dec., 1878
Weaver, Josiah J. 46,760 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. l. leg & arm $8.00
Webster, Byron D. 149,966 Council Bluffs fract. left leg $2.00 Dec., 1877
Welch, Peter N. 46,963 Council Bluffs wd rt. foot $10.00
Whitehouse, Thos. S. 99,077 Avoca g. s. wd. lt. shoulder $4.00
Whitney, Ann C. 53,057 Council Bluffs widow $8.00 Aug., 1865
Williams, Richard E. 185,851 Oakland g. s. wd. of head $2.00 Mar., 1881
Wilson, Civilian 104,962 Macedonia wd. rt. leg $4.00
Wise, Harmon J.
Taylor's Station minor children $10.00
Witzkie, Frederick 123,909 Council Bluffs g. s. wd. of face $4.00
Wood, Geo. W. 205,594 Walnut g. s. wd. r. hand, part. loss ring fing., & inj. to thumb $4.00 Mar., 1882
Woodmancy, Reuben 52,898 Macedonia g. s. wd. rt. foot $12.75

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