CHEROKE COUNTY, KANSAS

 List of Pensioners

January 1, 1883
 

Certificate Number

Name of Pensioner

P.O. Address

Cause for Which Pension Granted

Monthly Rate

Date of Original Allowance

103,479

Achor, Duncan

Hallowell

g. s. w. rt. shoulder

$6.00

 

61,671

Adam, Jesse

Empire City

g. s. w. head and loss of l. eye

$8.00

 

143,127

Albro, Ruel C.

Weir

g. s. w. left shoulder

$6.00

June, 1877

57,366

Allen, Lucinda

Hallowell

widow

$8.00

 

172,079

Anderson, Rufus H.

Columbus

chr. diarr. & dis. of abd. vis.

$4.00

August, 1880

24,378

Apple, Moses W.

Columbus

g. s. w. rt. hand and arm

$6.00

 

31,675

Atkins, Robert

Galena

loss left eye

$4.00

 

2,169

Austin, Horace

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. of left side

$12.00

 

59,740

Baker, Miles M.

Baxter Spring

w. of face

$18.00

 

130,757

Basey, John M.

Crestline

g. s. w. left ankle

$6.00

November, 1874

215,284

Basey, William A.

Columbus

bronchitis

$4.00

July, 1882

48,038

Beck, Louis

Baxter Spring

amp. rt. arm above elbow

$24.00

 

58,594

Bell, John M.

Columbus

g. s. w. l. hand

$6.00

February, 1866

31,351

Bell, Robt.

Columbus

wd. left hip and thigh

$6.00

 

45,317

Black, Wm. C.

Baxter Spring

wd. of rt. arm and hand

$12.00

 

48,591

Blunk, Amos J.

Galena

g. s. wd. rt. leg

$4.00

 

171,324

Braden, George T.

Baxter Spring

asthma and results

$4.00

July, 1880

212,537

Bradford, John M.

Galena

injury to abdomen

$4.00

June, 1882

141,686

Brooks, Floyd W.

Sherman City

loss rt. thumb from g. s. w.

$4.00

October, 1876

167,490

Brooks, Wm. E.

Keelville

varicose veins rt. leg

$6.00

May, 1880

208,029

Bull, George M.

Melrose

injury to abdomen

$8.00

May, 1882

88,072

Burlison, Aaron

Galena

wd. 2nd finger l. hand

$2.00

 

145,457

Burrows, Geo. R.

Columbus

loss part l. index finger

$2.00

May, 1877

39,019

Callender, Nancy J.

Galena

widow

$8.00

March, 1868

97,498

Camp, Daniel

Galena

g. s. w. of left leg

$8.00

 

199,620

Chew, Lemuel a.

Galena

epilepsy, result of sunstroke

$8.00

December, 1881

196,319

Childress, Lewis

Empire City

disease of eyes

$8.00

October, 1881

65,708

Clark, David L.

Columbus

wd. rt. side

$8.00

 

191,539

Clause, Josiah

Galena

g. s. w. of head

$2.00

June, 1881

101,166

Clingler, Milton B.

Sherman City

g. s. w. l. hand

$4.00

 

2,117

Connelly, Mary

Baxter Spring

widow

$8.00

 

75,610

Cook, Samuel R.

Columbus

heart disease

$12.00

 

179,011

Cooley, Wm. J.

Baxter Spring

chr. rheumatism and loss of sight rt. eye

$8.00

November, 1880

42,977

Cooper, Isaiah

Baxter Spring

loss of arm above elbow

$24.00

 

196,978

Cooper, Wm. H.

Galena

dis. of lungs and chr. diar.

$4.00

October, 1881

216,116

Cornman, David

Galena

g. s. w. of left tibia

$4.00

August, 1882

192,301

Craig, Samuel

Columbus

dis. of eyes

$8.00

July, 1881

21,051

Craig, William

Columbus

wd. rt. arm

$4.00

 

27,769

Dall, Noah

Star Valley

bronchitis, diarrh., and resulting dis. of a

bd. vi$8.00

 

165,999

Davidson, Albert

Galena

wd. head and l. thigh

$4.00

March, 1880

97,117

Davis, Hiram A.

Weir

g. s. wd. rt. hand

$2.00

April, 1869

58,746

Dunham, John W.

Columbus

wd. rt. hand

$12.00

 

87,950

Dwight, Pierce

Baxter Spring

loss of index finger rt. hand

$3.00

 

211,865

Dyer, George R.

Baxter Spring

disease of lungs

$5.00

 

26,308

Eales, Sarah

Galena

widow 1812

$8.00

August, 1879

58,324

Elliott, Wm. E.

Columbus

wd. left leg

$8.00

 

154,969

Forkner, Jesse

Hallowell

chr. diarrh. & dis. of abd. vis.

$8.00

 

200,330

Fribley, James J.

Baxter Spring

g.s.w.rt. shoulder

$11.25

January, 1882

133,096

Fritts, Peter M.

Galena

g. s. w. left thigh

$4.00

April, 1875

31,286

Gary, Silas C.

Columbus

g. s. w. rt. forearm

$6.00

 

155,221

Gates, Jacob

Columbus

injury to abdomen

$12.00

 

207,619

Gillenwaters, Lewis

Weir

partl. loss of l. index finger from g. s. w.

$2.00

April, 1882

188,595

Goldsberry, Geo.

Columbus

chr. diarr. and dyspepsia

$8.00

May, 1881

49,011

Greathouse, Enoch

Galena

wd. in face

$18.00

 

194,482

Greenberry, King

Tehama

varicose veins l. leg

$8.00

 

99,206

Gruhn, John

Empire City

atrophy of muscular system from dis.

$50.00

 

171,888

Guthrie, Sam'l

Galena

loss of sight rt. and dis. of l. eye

$8.00

 

25,599

Hagg, Benj. F.

Weir

amp. rt. hand

$18.00

 

38,821

Hannah, Joseph C.

Hallowell

wd. left shoulder

$8.00

 

164,649

Harris, Daniel W.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. left leg

$2.00

February, 1880

25,008

Harris, Leander W.

Baxter Spring

wd. left arm and rt. thigh

$12.00

 

148,288

Harsilden, Samuel

Baxter Spring

minors (gdn)

$10.00

June, 1873

188,710

Harvey, Cyrus W.

Quakervale

g. s. w. l. leg

$2.00

May, 1881

  Haskin, James J.

Galena

g. s. w. rt. thigh

$4.00

 

33,871

Heape, Thomas

Star Valley

g. s. w. rt. arm

$12.00

 

58,673

Henderson, John H.

Columbus

g. s. w. left thigh

$8.00

February, 1866

202,106

Hight, George W.

Galena

g. s. w. rt. chest

$2.00

January, 1882

43,908

Hill, Matilda M.

Stilson

widow

$8.00

March, 1865

  Hitchcock, Harvey R.

Lowell

total deafs. l. ear & partl. rt. ear.

$4.00

June, 1882

4,753

Hoge, Marion D.

Galena

wd. rt. thigh

$2.00

 

58,339

Hollingsworth, Jno. W.

Hallowell

wd. left arm

$6.00

 

54,323

Hubbard, James A.

Galena

g. s. w. head and rheumatism

$10.00

December, 1865

133,976

Hunt, Lester

Columbus

father

$8.00

September, 186

187,946

Hyland, Anna M.

Baxter Spring

widow

$8.00

April, 1880

203,152

Johnson, Chas. L.

Baxter Spring

chr. diarrhea

$4.00

February, 1882

183,346

Jones, Ann

Hallowell

mother

$8.00

March, 1879

199,927

Jones, James B.

Columbus

injury to abdomen

$4.00

December, 1881

177,414

Kettlewell, Wm.

Melrose

chr. diarrh. and res. debility

$8.00

October, 1880

115,974

King, Betsey

Baxter Spring

dep. mother

$8.00

July, 1868

140,111

Labedie, Peter

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. rt. leg

$5.00

August, 1876

18,688

Ledington, George M.

Galena

chr. diarrhea

$4.00

October, 1863

126,135

Lees, William

Columbus

injury to abdomen

$6.00

 

206,407

Lewis, John D.

Columbus

partial loss sight rt. eye

$4.25

April, 1882

19,940

Lewis, Robert

Galena

amp. left arm

$24.00

 

93,183

Liff, Wilson

Weir

wd. rt. side of neck

$12.00

 

186,892

Losey, Thomas J.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. left hand and arm

$4.00

April, 1881

27,028

Lowman, George W.

Scammonville

loss rt. arm aboave elbow

$24.00

 

220,785

Loyd, Eli

Star Valley

g. s. wds. l. index finger and l. breast.

$2.00

November, 1882

136,791

Ludlow, John S.

Columbus

g. s. wd. rt. thigh

$6.00

November, 1875

136,828

Mason,Daniel M.

Galena

lung disease

$8.00

 

211,785

McCamly, Chauncy

Columbus

g. s. w. little finger l. hand and resulting

$2.00

June, 1882

134,490

McCarthy, Dennis

Baxter Spring

dis. of abd. vis. & chr. diarr.

$8.00

July, 1875

16,957

McCurdy, John

Hallowell

chr. diarrh. & dis. of abd. vis.

$8.00

 

180,307

McDonald, Lucy Ann

Crestline

widow

$12.00

March, 1878

22,816

McDowell, James

Crestline

surv. 1812

$8.00

July, 1878

76,502

McDowell, Samuel O.

Columbus

loss l. arm above elbow

$24.00

 

119,196

McKinsey, Samuel

Columbus

g. s. wd. l. arm

$10.00

 

223,345

Mefford, David

Galena

chr. diarr. and dis. of eyes

$6.25

December, 1882

217,448

Miles, Wm. J.

Keelville

injury to abdomen

$2.00

August, 1882

118,495

Miller, Edwin

Columbus

wd. rt. side head

$4.00

 

137,792

Mishler, Jacob

Columbus

dis. of eyes

$18.00

 

88,852

Mitchell, David

Weir

wd. l. foot

$4.00

 

152,140

Moore, James

Columbus

dis. of abdominal viscera

$6.00

April, 1878

192,236

Morgan, Enos

Quakervale

g. s. w. l. thigh

$2.00

 

197,846

Mossman, David B.

Galena

dis. of eyes

$2.00

November, 1881

40,705

Muliken, Leander

Columbus

chr. rheumatism

$8.00

 

23,283

Nash, Judah

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. rt. forearm

$10.00

 

194,829

Nash, Wm. A.

Weir

dis. of lungs

$6.00

 

45,162

Newton, Catherine E.

Weir

widow

$8.00

 

135,274

Nichols, Charles D.

Columbus

injury to abdomen

$6.00

August, 1875

195,300

Nixon, Albert W.

Galena

chr. diarrhea

$4.00

September, 188

130,220

Ollinger, Sam'l H.

Hallowell

injury to abdomen

$2.00

September, 187

152,611

Pancake, Geo. H.

Baxter Spring

loss of sight rt. eye

$4.00

April, 1878

147,021

Parkhurst, Calvin W.

Columbus

g. s. w. left thigh

$4.00

 

22,851

Patterson, John

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. rt. arm

$8.00

January, 1864

68,558

Perkins, Elisha

Columbus

effects of g. s. w. in face

$8.00

 

194,272

Pettit, Elizabeth

Columbus

widow

$8.00

January, 1882

166,221

Pickett, James M.

Galena

dis. of lungs

$8.00

March, 1880

57,777

Pinnick, Wm. D.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. rt. arm

$18.00

 

6,450

Pitzer, James F.

Columbus

almost total blind's

$5.33 1/

3 February, 1851

197,589

Rakestraw, Wm. C

Galena

g. s. w. rt. shoulder and left side of head.

$2.00

November, 1881

101,873

Ratcliff, Thomas A.

Columbus

g. s. wd. l. shoulder and sprain both feet

$8.00

 

214,489

Reeser, Daniel

Hallowell

dis. of heart

$8.00

June, 1882

69,945

Richardson, George S.

Hallowell

wd. rt. shoulder

$12.00

 

133,606

Ridenour, Edward H.

Crestline

rheumatism

$10.00

 

134,020

Riley, Wilson B.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. left cheek

$2.00

June, 1875

168,808

Rowley, James B.

Baxter Spring

chr. rheumatism

$4.00

May, 1880

206,709

Roy, Leonard N.

Columbus

g. s. w. rt. forearm

$2.00

April, 1882

216,327

Samms, Warren

Scammonville

chr. diarrh.

$2.00

August, 1882

81,121

Scovell, Hannibal

Columbus

wd. through left thigh

$8.00

 

167,503

Shillinglaw, Thomas

Baxter Spring

partial deafness

$4.00

May, 1880

187,471

Short, Sarah C.

Weir

widow

$12.00

March, 1880

216,991

Sirpless, Henry

Galena

dis. of abdominal viscera

$4.00

August, 1882

195,280

Smith, Ephraim H.

Columbus

injury to abdomen

$6.00

September, 188

150,880

Smith, John H.

Columbus

g. s. w. r. thumb and l. great toe

$9.25

January, 1878

75,425

Smith, Mira

Baxter Spring

widow

$8.00

November, 1866

22,206

Smith, Robert C.

Baxter Spring

injury to abdomen

$4.00

 

204,060

Smith, Sidney S.

Columbus

dis. of abdominal viscera

$8.50

March, 1882

26,101

Smith, Thomas W.

Baxter Spring

epilepsy, result of sunstroke

$8.00

March, 1864

86,875

Spybuck, Eliza A.

Baxter Spring

widow

$8.00

June, 1882

165,045

Staudley, Nancy

Pleasant View

mother

$8.00

May, 1874

128,536

Sweeney, James

Galena

g. s. w. rt. knee, causing anchylosis

$6.00

June, 1874

  Swift, Adrian C.

Galena

g. s. ws. neck, rt. shoulder, and rt. hip

$8.00

 

116,204

Taylor, Lemuel D.

Columbus

g. s. w. left lung

$6.00

April, 1872

130,071

Tindall, Alexander C.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. and loss of rt. hand, except thumb

$18.00

September, 187

189,054

Tutton, Clarissa B.

Baxter Spring

widow

$17.00

July, 1880

204,070

Vanfossen, Luther C.

Baxter Spring

dyspepsia

$4.00

March, 1882

140,110

Vaughan, Job

Columbus

fracture rt. leg

$6.00

 

53,103

Walbert, Jonathan

Columbus

amp. rt. leg

$18.00

 

154,453

Walker, Wm. H.

Hallowell

chr. diarrh.

$4.00

 

143,412

Waller, Wm. B.

Baxter Spring

chr. diarrhea

$8.00

 

48,085

Watson, Charles

Galena

loss rt. leg

$18.00

 

130,199

Waymire, Nathaniel

Melrose

inj. rt. shoul. & g. s. w. rt. side

$12.00

 

56,712

Weidman, Jane

Galena

widow

$8.00

 

60,069

Whitehead, Elizabeth A.

Galena

widow

$8.00

October, 1867

182,755

Wilder, Margaret E.

Galena

widow

$14.00

December, 1878

151,066

Wiley, David A.

Galena

w. r. breast & left index fing.

$4.00

February, 1878

126,284

Will, Harmon D.

Keelville

wd. of l. hip

$8.00

 

181,389

Williams, Enoch M.

Baxter Spring

dis. of abdominal viscera

$4.00

January, 1881

123,699

Wilson, Thomas J.

Columbus

dis. of eyes

$6.00

 
  Winters, Solomon L.

Baxter Spring

g. s. wd. left thigh

$4.00

October, 1879

Source: United States Government Document; Serial Numbers 2078-2082; Senate Executive Document 84, Pars 1-5; 47th Congress, 2d Session


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