Muskegon County, Michigan

1883 Pensioners
Transcribed by Vicki Bryan


No. of Certificate Name of Pensioner Post Office Address Cause for which pensioned Monthly Rate Date of original Allowance
183,572 Stone, Austin T. Bailey fracture left forearm $2.00 Mar. 1881
23,792 Cook, Martha Bailey widow 1812 $8.00 May 1879
4,183 Miller, Nathan Bailey survivor 1812 $8.00 Sept. 1871
83,823 Morgan, John W. Bailey . . . . . . $5.00 . . . . .
67,436 Wilkes, Charles Bailey wound right knee $8.00 July 1866
171,961 Buska, George Dash loss right index & middle fingers $6.00 Aug. 1880
67,382 White, Oren D. Fruitport g.s.w. right arm $8.00
114,058 Fitzsimons, Michael Fruitport injury left knee $4.00
Putnam, George S. Fruitport wound of neck $8.00
70,349 Seeley, Oscar Fruitport wound right ileum $16.00
75,415 Paine, Mary Fruitport widow  $8.00
139,542 Stevens, Joseph Holton atrophy right thigh $6.00 Jan. 1878
70,565 Simot, Peter Holton . . . . . $4.00
138,291 Skeels, Rufus W. Holton partial loss right index finger from g.s.w. & shoulder wound left side $10.50 Mar. 1876
58,305 Syers, Willard Holton . . . . . $5.00 Feb. 1866
140,057 Babcock, Reuben Holton . . . . . $4.00 Aug. 1876
58,859 Finton, James Holton wound right thigh $6.00
183,402 Staples, Jacob A. Holton loss of left thumb & chronic diarrhea $8.00 Feb. 1881
12,186 Mason, Russell B. Holton . . . . . $18.00 Nov. 1866
118,260 Wheeler, Lanson Holton . . . . . $3.00 July 1872
216,278 Moshier, George W. Holton g.s.w. right breast $2.00 Aug. 1882
201,992 Morton, Hurdus Holton g.s.w. head $4.00 Jan. 1882
33,378 Colf, Eliza Holton widow $8.00
163,155 Hyde, Charles E. Holton wound right foot $4.00 Oct. 1879
Hugoboom, Sally Holton widow 1812 $8.00 Oct. 1879
99,313 Coleman, James Montague g.s.w. left elbow $8.00
86,266 Dillabaugh, James Montague wound left shoulder $4.00
29,865 Carr, Eron V. Montague . . . . . $8.00 June 1864
Gordon, George S. Montague wound right thigh $6.00
195,322 Esterling, Mary Ann Montague mother $8.00 Apr. 1882
99,686 George, Elizabeth Montague mother $8.00 Sept. 1867
79,523 Becker, Henry Montague loss left leg $24.00
140,862 Burdick, George Montague . . . . . $4.00 Aug. 1876
143,114 Buchanan, Edwin Montague . . . . . $4.00 Jan. 1877
208,104 Bratton, Andrew W. Montague g.s.w. left hand, with loss of index finger & middle fingers $12.00 May 1882
34,524 Kinnison, Job B. Montague injury of right knee $18.00
153,943 Marsh, David Montague chronic diarrhea $2.00 June 1878
84,636 Yermuans, Fernando Montague . . . . . $24.00
78,831 Armstrong, George Montague chronic ophthalmic $12.00
205,646 Gilbert, David E. Montague chronic diarrhea $4.00 Mar. 1882
63,508 Ripley, Lafayette G. Montague . . . . . $14.00
155,252 Crosby, James H. Montague disease of lungs $4.00 Sept. 1878
216,779 Cook, James M. Muskegon g.s.w. right forearm $6.00 Aug. 1882
71,232 Meyers, Lucy Muskegon widow $8.00
85,577 Crotty, James P. Muskegon g.s.w. left hip $10.00
157,056 Beaukamp, Jan. Muskegon disease of lungs $6.00 Dec. 1878
19,594 McInerny, Ellen Muskegon widow $8.00
207,832 Douglass, Restore Muskegon g.s.w. right shoulder $4.00 Apr. 1882
50,026 Baker, John C. Muskegon injury to abdomen $14.00
49,952 Blake, Philip Muskegon wound right arm $6.00
178,029 Barton, Robert H. Muskegon chronic diarrhea & disease of spine $6.00 Oct. 1880
126,594 Schwegler, George Muskegon . . . . . $6.00 May 1875
161,737 Reed, Lucy Muskegon mother $8.00 Apr. 1873
47,689 Plant, Alfred J. Muskegon g.s.w. of left cheek $8.00
201,276 Savacool, James E. Muskegon dropsical swelling of legs & feet & chronic diarrhea $4.00 Mar. 1882
58,857 Murray, Samuel D. Muskegon chronic diarrhea $8.50
136,026 Peck, Franklin D. Muskegon injury to abdomen $2.00 Sept. 1875
194,569 Alewijuse, Gertije Muskegon mother $8.00 Feb. 1882
221,686 Ripley, Burnett Muskegon lumbago $4.00 Dec. 1882
161,991 Hilt, Christian Muskegon diarrhea & general debility from typhoid fever $8.00 Aug. 1879
49,455 Himelberger, Henry H. Muskegon . . . . . $18.00 Aug. 1866
171,288 Giles, Emerson F. Muskegon chronic rheumatism and injury right ankle $26.00 July 1880
59,488 Giffor, Francis Muskegon g.s.w. face and neck $24.00
110,636 Gonay, Joseph Muskegon . . . . . $10.00
180,370 Vincent, Josephine Muskegon mother $8.00 Mar. 1878
103,832 Lynder, John Muskegon g.s.w. neck & mouth $4.00
101,045 Locklin, Lewis D. Muskegon g.s.w. right hand & thigh $4.00
2,018 Gardner, Benjamin Muskegon survivor 1812 $8.00 Aug. 1871
93,699 Jeffers, Zelph Muskegon fracture right scapula $8.00
109,690 Jones, William Muskegon disease of lungs $16.00
200,153 Wood, Abner B. Muskegon injury of back, rheumatism, & disease of right leg & ankle $10.00 Jan. 182
121,628 Waters, Thomas J. Muskegon . . . . . $18.50 Feb. 1873
213,761 Mason, Alonzo R. Muskegon contused wound right foot, & left side of head, resulting paralysis $4.00 June 1882
192,234 Mann, Chas. B. Muskegon g.s.w. left arm $5.00 July 1881
222,802 Mathews, Gardner K. Muskegon dislocation left ankle $4.00 Dec. 1882
150,513 Martin, Warren L. Muskegon sunstroke $18.00 Jan. 1878
108,215 Eckerman, August Muskegon injury to abdomen & g.s.w. of head $16.00
19,772 Van Volkenburg, Thos. Muskegon g.s.w. chest & left lung, and partial deafness both ears $12.00
204,069 Veeneklaasen, Petrus Muskegon asthma $4.00 Mar. 1882
53,127 Vogel, John Muskegon . . . . . $4.00
135,671 Edgar, Thomas Muskegon . . . . . $6.00
13,514 Eastman, Victor B. Muskegon g.s.w. right arm $6.00 Aug. 1878
10,085 Dibble, John T. Muskegon . . . . . $24.00
45,050 Bailey, Derinda Muskegon widow $8.00
145,590 Barclay, Elizabeth Muskegon widow $8.00
186,228 Brown, Sarah Muskegon widow $8.00 Dec. 1879
14,402 Garrison, Nancy Muskegon widow $8.00
88,354 Ryan, William L. Muskegon . . . . . $11.33 1/2 Feb. 1868
190,137 Vicory, William G. Muskegon father $8.00 Oct. 1880
147,709 Castle, David H. Muskegon g.s.w. perineum, injury to abdomen $4.00
115,518 Chaddock, Gilbert Muskegon chronic diarrhea $12.50
161,415 Lucas, Ira W. Muskegon disease of heart $8.00 July 1879
180,662 Davis, Robert W. Muskegon chronic diarrhea & resulting ulceration of the bowels $30.00 Jan. 1881
209,189 Chamberlain, Chas. C. F. Muskegon disease of eyes $24.00 May 1882
7,534 Lyman, Asenath S. Muskegon widow $8.00
34,378 Judson, Julia A. Muskegon widow $8.00
79,245 Herrick, Mary Muskegon widow $8.00
46,756 Sullivan, Michael Muskegon . . . . . $18.00
31,301 Spencer, Calista Muskegon widow $8.00
43,882 Sibley, Angeline Muskegon widow $8.00
150,630 Wheaton, Henrietta Muskegon widow $8.00
43,190 Yeager, Elizabeth Muskegon widow $8.00
53,712 Olney, Ebenezer Muskegon g.s.w. pelvis & injury to abdomen $12.00
76,151 Leslie, Charles H. Muskegon wound lower jaw $8.00
54,528 Souter, Andrew Muskegon . . . . . $18.00 Feb. 1875
41,400 Booker, William H. Muskegon g.s.w. left hip $8.00
156,649 Brockus, William C. Muskegon g.s.w. right arm $4.00 Nov.1878
52,191 Jones, John Muskegon disease of eyes from small pox $18.00
192,478 Watson, Edwin P. Muskegon g.s.w. right thigh $4.00 July 1881
183,347 Field, Julia Muskegon mother $8.00 Mar. 1879
188,625 Kirkpatrick, Robert Muskegon diseased heart & lungs $8.00 May 1881
192,578 Kendall, Samuel W. Muskegon chronic diarrhea $4.00 July 1881
86,538 Beamier, George Muskegon wound face, fracture right forearm $6.00
162,940 Baker, Henry D. Muskegon incised wound right foot $3.00 Oct. 1879
45,922 Boardwell, James Muskegon . . . . . $18.00
207,514 Tanner, George Muskegon injury to abdomen $4.00 Apr. 1882
217,648 Fuller, John D. Muskegon injury left side of head $4.00 Oct. 1882
194,246 Eastman, Almira Muskegon mother $8.00 June 1882
68,361 Ashton, George W. Muskegon wound of face & jaw $4.00
McDermott, Ann Muskegon widow $8.00
McIntosh, Mary Jane Muskegon widow $8.00
100,944 Kelly, Patrick Muskegon loss half left index finger $2.00
163,106 Marstiller, Squire B. Muskegon wound left hand, loss part 3 fingers $6.00 Oct. 1879
29,570 Mouton, Harriet Muskegon mother $8.00 Sept. 1864
43,501 Green, George Muskegon wound left forearm $8.33 1/3
86,521 Windright, Oliver Muskegon wound left leg $8.00
133,971 Thorson, Serena Muskegon mother $8.00 Sept. 1868
16,650 Tuttle, Lucy Muskegon widow $8.00
2,562 Wilson, Thomas Muskegon injury left side  $4.00
66,936 Harter, John Muskegon wound left hip $4.00
12,603 Sway, George H. Muskegon wound right arm $4.00
7,075 Pratt, Eliza Muskegon widow 1812 $8.00 June 1878
50,332 Kimball, William Muskegon loss left leg $18.00 Sept. 1865
38,225 Smith, Aramah M. Muskegon wound face &c. $18.00 Feb. 1865
116,763 Wood, Aaron H. Muskegon chronic diarrhea, varicose both legs $8.00 May 1872
76,815 True, Albert S. Muskegon wound right arm $6.00 Jan. 1867
66,103 Orsborn, Silas Muskegon varicose veins both legs $6.00 June 1866
108,028 Minick, Joseph Muskegon lung disease following sunstroke $4.00 Feb. 1871
105,153 Reynolds, William Muskegon wound left side of head $8.00
26,367 Cogswell, Martha Muskegon widow 1812 . . . . . Aug. 1879
97,509 Roscoe, Christopher Muskegon wound left leg $6.00 May 1882
75,680 Wiley, Nehemiah Muskegon chronic diarrhea, disease of lungs $8.00 Dec. 1866
112,133 Lord, Ambrose M. Muskegon vari. left side $3.00 June 1877
179,544 Schubert, Joseph Muskegon wound left leg $24.00 Dec. 1880
154,799 Kersting, John Muskegon loss left index finger $4.00 Aug. 1878
90,409 Kempf, Margaett Muskegon dependent mother $8.00
12,632 Cook, Frances N. Muskegon widow $8.00
106,187 Storrs, Charles E. N. Muskegon g.s.w. left shoulder $10.00 July 1877
89,920 Woolsey, Eveline C. Ravenna widow $8.00
215,074 Dolph, William H. Ravenna g.w.s. left leg $4.00 July 1882
127,791 Davenport, James R. Ravenna dyspepsia $4.00
128,912 Franks, Isaac R. Ravenna injury to abdomen $4.00
10,664 Flusher, John Ravenna aphonia $2.00
85,349 Cryderman, Phebe Ravenna mother $8.00
76,598 Sdusig, Herman J. Ravenna g.s.w. left shoulder $4.00
19,529 McClain, Jasper N. Ravenna g.s.w. left thigh $6.00 June 1878
9,483 Carroll, William Ravenna . . . . . $6.00
83,294 Albro, Enos Ravenna wound left leg $4.00 Nov. 1868
13,355 Wheat, Hiram Trent . . . . . $10.00
180,791 Sinz, Victor Trent g.s.w. right leg $4.00 Jan. 1881
2,763 Whitney, William Trent survivor 1812 $8.00 Aug. 1871
191,031 Wood, Liba Trent mother $8.00 Jan. 1882
211,203 Reed, Andrew Trent functional disease of heart $2.00 June 1882
24,175 Pickett, Lucius W. Trent loss left arm $24.00
222,675 Stroup, Frederick Trent g.s.w. left arm $2.00 Dec. 1882
48,950 Cady, Abigail Twin Lake mother $8.00
148,508 Rectur, Martin E. Twin Lake axe cut right knee $3.00 Oct. 1877
68,174 Odiorn, Warren F. Twin Lake g.s.w. right shoulder $6.00
45,988 Scott, Ezra Twin Lake g.s.w. right shoulder & effects $12.00
74,342 Thomas, George W. Whitehall rheumatism $8.00
10,800 Barlow, Edwin Whitehall wound left side  $6.00
180,426 Davis, Nancy Whitehall widow $8.00
210,375 Swenson, Mathias Whitehall g.s.w. left arm $2.00 June 1882
78,060 Merrifield, Isaac W. Whitehall g.s.w. right arm $10.00
149,041 McKenzie, Daniel Whitehall g.w.s. left thigh & right foot $8.00 Nov. 1877
177,512 Kennedy, Henry Whitehall rheumatism $8.00 Oct. 1880
129,652 Kenfield, Henry M. Whitehall incised wound left great toe $4.00
42,287 Friday, Catherine Whitehall widow $8.00
176,651 Pettit, Ethan Whitehall bronchitis $4.00 Oct. 1880
116,992 Fordham, John Whitehall injury left hand and left arm $2.00
15,899 Lund, August Whitehall g.s.w. right knee $2.00 Apr. 1879
192,255 Oyster, Jacob Whitehall diseased eyes $6.00 June 1881
203,180 Nichols, Chas. M. Whitehall disease of lungs & kidney $12.00 Feb. 1882
196,150 Sargent, Sarah F. Whitehall widow $8.00 June 1882
118,448 Luberanz, Christopher Whitehall wound right thigh $8.00 Aug. 1872
13,310 Norman, Frederick Whitehall wound right arm $4.00
107,684 Demass, Martin Whitehall wound both thighs $2.00 Feb. 1871


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