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Oakland County Michigan

1883 Pensioners



Certificate # Name of Pensioner Post Office Address Cause for which Pensioned Monthly Rate Date of Original Allowance
144,569 Crawford, Maurice M. Amy inj. head, &c. $12.00 Apr., 1877
104,747 Hill, Geo. W. Amy w.r. hip $12.00
97,330 Bird, Delora J. Austin widow $8.00
220,308 Shannahan, Wm. H. Big Beaver part. deaf $4.00 Nov., 1882
185,067 Truesdale, Eliza Big Beaver mother $8.00 July, 1869
45,977 Geurich, Christine Big Beaver mother $8.00 Apr., 1865
5,522 Toms, Ira Birmingham surv. 1812 $8.00 Oct., 1871
3,384 Blumberg, Michael Birmingham surv. 1812 $8.00 Aug., 1871
153,784 Sturgis, Wm. Birmingham diarr $16.00 June, 1878
27,996 Randall, Henry Birmingham w.l. hand $14.00
142,784 Robbins, James F. Birmingham diarr $8.00
210,086 Post, James A. Birmingham injury to abdomen $17.00 May, 1882
204,380 Calhoun, Walter Birmingham w.r. arm $4.00 Mar., 1882
113,136 Young, Amanda Birmingham mother $8.00 Jan., 1869
10,418 Olive, Laura A. Birmingham widow 1812 $8.00 Oct., 1878
15,598 Stickney, Anna S. Birmingham widow 1812 $8.00 Jan., 1879
20,291 Willetts, Rachel Birmingham widow 1812 $8.00 Mar., 1879
150,305 Kriser, Peter Birmingham w.l. foot $4.00
203,0 2 Fall, Henry Birmingham w.r. thigh $4.00 June, 1881
18,131 Tibbits, Augustus Birmingham w.r. leg & var. veins $10.00
183, 31 Negris, Betsey Birmingham dep. mother $8.00 Aug., 1860
66,236 Morgan, Mary J. Birmingham widow $8.00
131,698 Buckley, Henry O. Birmingham w. both legs $10.00 July, 1876
49,664 Bigelow, J. Allen Birmingham loss l. arm $24.00
30,998 Caswell, Malinda Birmingham widow 1812 $8.00 Dec., 1880
12,834 Benedict, Henry Birmingham wd. r. thigh $4.00 June, 1863
183,466 Follett, Frances H. Clarkston wd. r. thigh $6.00 Mar., 1881
58,248 Watson, Hugh S. Clarkston dysentery $15.00
87,231 Walter, Luke Clarkston w.l. leg $8.00
9,241 Allen, John Clarkston
$8.00
51,241 Vlert, Eliza A. Clarkston widow $8.00
185,224 Young, Albert Clarkston dis. eyes & inj. to abdomen $8.00 Mar., 1881
85,461 Blodget, Huldah Clarkston dep. mother $8.00 Oct., 1866
112,772 Beardslee, Mary Clarkston widow $8.00
164,003 King, Eliza Clarkston dep. mother $8.00 Feb., 1874
111,266 Knox, Walter Clarkston diarr $11.25
180,114 Beon, Laura Clawson dep. mother $8.00 Feb., 1878
162,493 Newnan, Stphen R. Clawson w.l. thigh $5.00 Sept., 1879
194,877 Curtis, Rachel Clyde mother $8.00 Mar.,1882
162,493 Raseve, Ransom Clyde injury to abdomen $6.00 Apr., 1872
171,789 Lebring, Wm. H. Commerce inj. l. hip $4.00 July, 1880
13,785 Nore, Rob't L. Commerce w.l. leg $12.00
26,284 Stett, Sarah Commerce widow 1812 $8.00 Aug., 1879
47,334 Long, Joseph Commerce w.r. leg $6.00
85,018 Wilson, Geo. N. Commerce dis. liver $10.00 Sept., 1867
65,511 Campbell, James Davisburgh wd. left shoulder $6.00
142,010 Hucky, Hepsabeth M. Davisburgh widow $17.00 Apr., 1870
184,006 Tusbie, Jas. E. Davisburgh inj. to abd. & g.s.w. left hip $6.00
74,820 Trim, Jerome Davisburgh
$4.00 Dec., 1888
216,382 Thompson, John E. Davisburgh lung disease $4.00 Aug., 1882
167,544 Thomas, Nathaniel Davisburgh g.s.w. of right hand $3.00 Apr., 1880
140,987 Botsford, Edwin Davisburgh lung disease $12.00 Aug., 1876
200,122 Hubbard, James I. Davisburgh scurvy $8.00 Jan., 1882
187,525 Davenport, Jessee Davisburgh g.s.w.r. leg $2.00 Apr., 1881
32,449 Parshall, Clarissa Drayton Plains widow 1812 $8.00 June, 1882
159,429 Richmond, Geo. M. Drayton Plains w.l. shr $8.00 Apr., 1879
3,127 Crawford, Robert Farmington surv. 1812 $8.00 Aug., 1871
33,663 Smith, William H.H. Farmington wd. left leg $7.00 Oct., 1864
102,865 Russell, William W. Farmington g.s.w. left forearm $4.25 Apr., 1865
17,660 Utley, Mary Farmington widow 1812 $8.00 Feb., 1879
89,154 Welch, Daniel A. Farmington g.s.w. head, partial deafness $4.00 Dec., 1888
64,000 Wilson, John Farmington wound of right ankle $12.00 May, 1866
59,950 McClure, Frances A. Farmington widow $8.00
11,832 Davis, William T. Farmington wound of neck $3.00
21,164 Cooley, Louisa Four Towns widow 1812 $8.00 Mar., 1879
24,396 Dewy, John K. Four Towns surv. 1812 $8.00 Oct., 1878
98,488 Fall, Mary Ann Four Towns mother $8.00 Aug., 1867
117,357 Berger, Alto A. Franklin g.s.w. right thigh $6.00 June, 1872
169,803 Cox, Henry S. Franklin inj. to left ankle & rheu. $8.00 June, 1880
67,472 Smith, Frederick Franklin w. rt. arm $18.00
132,687 Gibbs, Mary E. Goodison widow $8.00
146,432 Rowe, James D. Highland Station w. forehead $6.00
66,974 Lockwood, Mary A. Highland Station widow $17.00
42,414 Jones, Janette Highland Station widow $8.00
110,009 Peters, Sarah E. Holly dep. mother $8.00 Mar., 1868
62,968 Molther, Robert R. Holly inj. back, &c $4.00 May, 1866
7,770 Young, Miranda R. Holly widow $8.00
83,117 Smith, Judah M. Holly injury to abdomen $6.00
9,009 Smith, Thomas Holly chr. gastro enl $8.00 Jan., 1858
181,886 Lobdell, Abel H. Holly lung disease $18.00 Jan., 1881
198,006 Calkins, Mary Holly widow $17.00
131,272 Perry, Oscar Holly chr. diarrhea $6.00 Jan., 1875
74,670 Patterson, Simeon B. Holly inflammation eyes $18.00
86,622 Quick, Perry I. Holly chr. diar., wound r. thigh $8.00 June, 1871
17,831 Gardner, Martha Holly widow $25.00
87,546 Bush, Jane Holly mother $8.00 Dec., 1866
162,071 Webb, Mary Holly mother $8.00 May, 1873
5,307 Potter, Lydia Holly widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1873
23,629 Plumer, Jemima Holly widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1879
51,895 Findley, Emeline Holly mother $8.00 Oct., 1864
64,378 Goodrich, Rebecca Holly mother $8.00 Feb., 1866
58,577 Tummer, Jas Holly g.s.w. left hand $8.00
132,127 Thorp, John J. Holly loss sight rgt. eye $4.00 Mar., 1875
148,704 Hoyt, Chas. A. Holly g.s.w. right leg $10.00
120, 13 Hathaway, Dwight E. Holly g.s.w. right thigh $6.00
143,013 Bentley, Andrew Holly rheumatism $24.00 Dec., 1876
105,393 Jones, James Holly injury to back and pelvis $8.00
4,969 Newbold, Betsey Holly widow $8.00
70,017 McCarter, Rebeca Holly widow $8.00
190,706 Nall, William H. Holly dis. of eyes and lungs $4.00 June, 1881
193,869 Stanton, Clark Holly g.s.w. right thigh & forearm
58,514 Shoughnessy, Francis Holly loss left arm $24.00
127,198 Stewart, George H. Holly chr. diarrhea $8.00 Dec., 1877
108,556 Schooley, George T. Holly chr. rheu. & diarrhea $6.00
168,116 Elliot, Marcus D. Holly chr. diarrhea $5.00
90,717 Davis, Thos. A. Holly chr. rheumatism $12.00
7,381 Hurlbert, Eliza Holly widow 1812 $8.00 July, 1878
45,489 David, William O. Holly wound of both legs $5.33-1/2
184,661 Webster, Truman C. Holly inj. to r. leg & resultg. ulcer Mar., 1881
44,453 Wood, Abram T. Kensington loss of l. arm at shoulder $24.00
66,299 Smith, Mary Kensington widow $8.00
52,542 Foot, Mary Kensington mother $8.00 Aug., 1865
197,605 Farnham, Philip Kensington g.s.w. of back $7.50 Nov., 1881
94,080 Nash, Geo Lakeville w. head $6.00 Dec., 1868
134,883 Smith, Willis L. Milford chr. diarrhea $6.00
52,194 Matthews, Amasa E. Milford g.s.w.l. shoul. & result. an-




chylosis. $20.00
160,911 Prior, Asa Milford injury to abdomen $8.00 June, 1879
53,203 Sabine, Eliza Milford mother $8.00 Oct., 1865
137,044 Stoddard, Sarah Milford mother $8.00 Dec., 1869
87,047 Gallagher, Catherine Milford mother $17.00 Nov., 1866
38,267 Luce, John Milford wound of l. forearm $18.00
214,157 Brown, Marvey J. Milford heart disease $8.00 June, 1882
73,138 Clarkson, Geo. A. Milford chr. diar. and dis. of abd. visc $16.00
99,983 Childs, Decatur Milford commensted frac. of l. leg $18.00
25,036 Freeman, Hannah Milford widow 1812 $8.00 June, 1879
11,500 Waterhouse, John Milford
$8.00
190,524 Austin, Andrew V. Milford g.s.w. of head $4.00 June, 1881
38,830 Burnham, Philip Milford wd. of right leg $8.00
120,894 Williams, Mary Milford widow $8.00
57,719 Ward, Thomas Milford g.s.w.r. arm and breast, res. $18.00



dis. of lungs.

18,915 Allen, Joseph Milford wd. right forearm $12.00
101,926 Halzschuher, Oscar Milford injury to abdomen $4.00 Jan., 1870
84,670 Leichtnan, Geo. Milford w.r. hip $6.00
2,599 Gallagher, Charles Milford dis. lungs $24.00
40,510 Foot, Minerva Milford widow $8.00
198,513 Osborn, Wm. J. New Hudson w. head & l. hip $6.00 Nov., 1881
180,584 Marshall, Owen B. North Farmington neural., rheu., dis. ht. & paral $24.00 Jan., 1882
61,118 Buffington, Mary E. Novi widow $8.00
24,390 McCrumb, Phoebe Novi widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1879
74,091 Wright, Charles L. Novi g.s.w. right ilium $6.00
68,431 Billings, Hyman Novi total blindness $72.00
125,289 Large, Samuel R. Oakwood w.r. leg $4.00
11,750 Hunt, Huldah Oakwood widow 1812 $8.00 Nov., 1878
175,807 West, Philander G. Orion injury to abdomen $10.00 Oct., 1880
195,168 Angle, Maliban L. Orion disease of brain $8.00 Aug., 1881
47,301 Blanchord, Wm. H. Orion g.s.w. face $18.00
99,299 Millard, Isiah Orion chr. ophthalmia $31.25 Nov., 1869
178,169 Smith, Abagail Orion mother $8.00 July, 1877
8,020 Knowles, Althea Orion surv. 1812 $8.00
37,450 Crebbins, Michael Orion g.s.w. left arm $5.00
92,202 Clark, Wm. C. Orion g.s.w. left leg & dis. of eyes $14.00
39,136 Brown, Geo Orion g.s.w. right hand $14.00
170,220 Willis, Chester Orion dis. of liver and intermittent $2.00



fever.

59,778 Casamor, Frederick B. Orion g.s.w. right arm $14.00
196,646 Hammond, Mary A. Orion widow $16.00 June, 1882
40,642 Downey, Jno. J. Orion
$6.00
223,503 Adams, Delos Ortonville chr. diarrhea $8.00 Dec., 1882
138,973 Welles, John H. Ortonville asthma and rheumatism $8.00 Apr., 1876
38,826 Watson, William Ortonville loss of right leg $18.00
183,468 Forsyth, Samuel Ortonville loss 3rd finger left hand $2.00 Mar., 1881
91,998 Cooper, William S. Ortonville g.s.w. right arm $4.00 Jan., 1869
109,565 Walter, Jeffries J. Ortonville g.s.w. left arm $4.00 Apr., 1871
70,564 Horton, Jas. L. Ortonville chr. diarrhea $14.00
194,117 Shelter, Abram Ortonville diarrhea and sunstroke $12.00 Aug., 1881
81,886 Devon, Philo O. Ortonville total blindness and heart dis. $72.00
27,070 Eaton, Mary Ortonville widow 1812 $8.00 Sept., 1879
12,627 Bickster, Elizabeth Ortonville widow 1812 $8.00 Dec., 1878
134,592 Wilders, James F. Ortonville dis. of abdominal viscera $4.00
93,842 Nanin, Dewitt C. Ortonville frac. p. humerus $5.00
105,117 Burras, Zalmond W. Oxford g.s.w. right forearm $8.00 Aug., 1870
23,276 Barber, Daniel Oxford surv. 1812 $8.00 July, 1878
53,024 Lorey, Cornelius Oxford g.s.w. left thigh $11.33-1/2
196,837 Blanchard, Mary Oxford mother $8.00 July, 1883
194,208 Sloat, Delilah Oxford mother $8.00 Jan., 1882
120,331 Southerland, Polly Oxford mother $8.00 Oct. 1868
168,822 Van Tassel, Wealthy A. Oxford mother $8.00 May, 1875
17,453 Tanner, Anson W. Oxford wd. left thigh $8.00
50,689 Garvin, Jay Oxford g.s.w. left arm $18.00
95,372 Glaspie, Andrew P. Oxford epilepsy $18.00
149,652 Schermerhorn, Almond Oxford g.s.w. neck $2.00 Nov., 1877
203,685 Southerland, David J. Oxford chr. bronchitis $4.00 Feb., 1882
221,511 Clark, Elisha R. Oxford dis. of abdominal viscera $6.00 Dec., 1882
177,122 Crosby, Darius Oxford chr. diarrhea and disease of $18.00 Oct., 1880



brain from sunstroke.

141,166 Edeker, Frederick Oxford Par. anchylosis r. ankle joint, $6.00 Aug., 1876



partial loss of use of foot.
30,079 Hovey, Chester A. Oxford surv. 1812 $8.00 July, 1880
44,725 Morrison, Thos. Oxford loss r. arm $24.00 June, 1865
140,949 Brown, Lorany Oxford dep. mother $8.00 Mar., 1870
196,539 Lighterness, Jane Pontiac mother $8.00 June, 1882
137,119 Matthews, Almeron S. Pontiac lung disease $17.00 Dec., 1875
33,318 Beach, Samuel E. Pontiac wd. left thigh $30.00 Oct., 1866
122,277 Bragg, Miles W. Pontiac dis. of lungs from internal inj $8.00
220,240 Broderick, John Pontiac injury to abdomen $4.00 Nov., 1882
34,917 Sealy, Joseph W. Pontiac loss of left arm and result $50.00


nervous dis. of stump &




spinal cord.

69,156 Burt, Warren P. Pontiac g.s.w. left foot $4.00
12,400 Laper, Sarah E. Pontiac widow $8.00
91,401 Silts, Morgan Pontiac incised wound left foot $6.00 June, 1868
22,059 Wisner, Angeolina Pontiac widow $30.00 May, 1864
102,082 Thompson, Emily Pontiac widow $8.00
68,911 West, Mary A. Pontiac widow $8.00
21,708 Ward, Jane E. Pontiac widow $8.00
106,243 Wilson, John P. Pontiac part'l deafness and general $25.00 Nov., 1870



debility from typhoid fever
146,437 Newell, Richard G. Pontiac g.s.w. left shoulder $4.00 June, 1877
29,947 Donton, Fanny M. Pontiac widow $8.00 Sept., 1864
215,709 Martin, Chas. P. Pontiac chr. rheumatism $4.00 July, 1882
70,611 Pearson, Edward T.H. Pontiac g.s.w. left leg $10.00
12,623 Ezekiel, Susan Pontiac widow $8.00
185,407 Bessell, Fanny Pontiac widow $12.00 Aug., 1879
195,383 Gray, Francis C. Pontiac widow $20.00 Apr., 1882
181,074 Robinson, Susannah Pontiac mother $8.00 May, 1878
18,982 King, Mary Pontiac widow 1812 $8.00 Feb., 1879
31,021 Sha, Rebecca Pontiac widow 1812 $8.00 Jan., 1881
82,007 Washburn, Lodenra Pontiac widow 1812 $8.00 Nov., 1881
87,201 Hickey, Jamima Pontiac mother $8.00 Nov., 1866
191,688 Frost, Nelly V. Pontiac mother $8.00 Mar., 1881
51,750 Dickenson, Lydia A. Pontiac mother $8.00 July, 1865
8,453 Clark, Lewis G. Pontiac diarrhea $8.00 Feb., 1856
119,748 Fuller, Burdick J. Pontiac g.s.w. left hand $2.00
171,681 King, Matthew Pontiac g.s.w. right groin $2.00 July, 1880
174,480 Kittle, Nicholas Pontiac chr. diarrhea $6.00 Oct., 1880
17,446 Tremper, John W. Pontiac
$2.00
177,274 Parkhurst, Anna M. Pontiac mother $8.00 May, 1877
114,577 Newell, Sally Pontiac widow

173,759 Patten, Elizabeth Pontiac widow $8.00 June, 1876
132,071 Gage, Marshall U. Pontiac chr. dia. from typhoid fever $8.00
33,286 Cole, George O. Pontiac g.s.w. left leg $12.00
103,369 Gilboa, Albert Pontiac g.s.w. left elbow $14.00
11,265 Morgan, George Pontiac wd. right knee $4.00 May, 1863
207,607 Buddington, Chas. O. Pontiac dis. of brain from sunstroke $8.00 Apr., 1882
133,376 Bump, Chas. W. Pontiac scurvy and mumps $8.00 May, 1875
46,662 Boyd, Frank Pontiac wd. of face $6.00
41,826 Bachanon, Jas. G. Pontiac injury to abdomen $12.00
13,047 Keyes, George R. Pontiac g.s.w.r. side $2.00 May, 1881
147,527 Jackson, William Pontiac g.s.w. left thigh $4.00 Aug., 1877
137,221 Webb, Jeremiah Pontiac injury to abdomen $8.00 Dec., 1875
43,727 Darwin, Margaret Pontiac widow $8.00
148,890 Hotchkiss, Joseph E. Pontiac g.s.w. right knee $4.00 Oct., 1877
158,788 Horton, William S. Pontiac chr. diarrhea $2.00 Apr., 1879
45,899 Efferts, Andrew Pontiac g.s.w. right thigh $15.00
131,344 Sievers, Carl D. Pontiac curvature of spine $18.00
70,467 Denton, Willis G. Pontiac dis. of abdominal viscera $12.00
27,696 Hunt, Naomi Pontiac widow 1812 $8.00 Nov., 1879
21,378 Dewey, Phila Pontiac widow 1812 $8.00 Mar., 1879
72,553 Matthews, Salmon S. Pontiac g.s.w. left leg & right $20.00



shoulder.

181,263 Masters, Thos. W. Pontiac chr. diar., dis. of abd. viscera $12.00 May, 1882
99,052 Merritt, John Pontiac w. l. side $8.00
20,563 Howard, David S. Pontiac w.l. hip joint $18.00
28,648 Shepherd, Clarence A. Pontiac w.l. arm & chest $18.00 May, 1864
303,512 Horton, Salmon Pontiac w.r. knee, &c $4.00 Feb., 1882
28,403 Robinson, Wm. Rochester chr. rheumatism $8.00
15,216 Martz, John B. Rochester wd. right arm $5.00
102,621 Ketchum, Daniel P. Rochester chr. rheumatism $8.00
13,122 Gorton, George Rochester widow 1812 $8.00 Feb., 1872
202,162 Powell, John W. Rochester chr. diarrhea $6.00 Jan., 1882
129,303 Dewitt, Elizabth Rochester mother $8.00 May, 1869
57,937 Brotherton, Caroline M. Rochester widow $8.00
24,122 Taylor, Jemmima Rochester widow 1812 $8.00 May, 1879
219,693 Evrett, Wm. R. Rochester lung dis. and chr. diarrhea $4.00 Oct., 1848
39,878 Dewey, Ezekiel H. Rochester chr. diarrhea $5.00
146,451 Person, David Rochester w.r. foot $4.00 May, 1875
72,241 Brown, John H. Rose w.l. hand $8.00 Oct., 1866
208,466 Wilson, Sam'l J. Royal Oak g.s.w.l. temple, mal. poison- $20.00 May, 1882



ing, and res. dyspepsia.

54,286 Briggs, Ann M. Royal Oak mother $8.00 Aug., 1865
1,866 Smith, Ann Royal Oak mother $8.00 May, 1865
184,193 Hall, Betsey Royal Oak widow $8.00
30,591 McLane, Rosanna Royal Oak mother $8.00 Sept., 1864
30,754 Blackmkan, Geo. W. Royal Oak g.s.w.l. elbow $8.00 July, 1864
147,984 Norris, John Royal Oak paralysis right arm $12.00 Aug., 1877
15,842 Connolly, Elizabeth Royal Oak widow $17.00
92,627 Coskey, Mary Royal Oak widow $8.00 Kime. 1967
3,881 Wolf, John Seymour Lake surv. 1812 $8.00 Sept., 1871
83,433 Burroso, Wm Seymour Lake rheum $5.00 Feb., 1881
106,076 Brown, Samuel Southfield w.l. hand, &c $3.00 Oct., 1870
140,501 Shanklin, Sarah E. Southfield widow $8.00
10,542 Boyce, Henry South Lyon surv. 1812 $8.00 Jan., 1872
221,903 Smith, Sylvenus A. South Lyon chr. diarrhea $4.00 Dec., 1882
35,889 Cushman, Mary South Lyon widow $8.00 Dec., 1864
132,329 Elliott, Elizabeth South Lyon widow $8.00
74,175 Chase, Elbut South Lyon wound right arm $6.00 Jan., 1869
114,002 Calkins, Chalett South Lyon tuberculosis & diarrhea $8.00
25,073 Terry, Elsa A. South Lyon widow 1812 $8.00 June, 1884
103,309 Howser, John F. South Lyon dis. of eyes $12.00
182,615 Ellis, James M. South Lyon heart disease $8.00 Feb., 1881
124,368 Van Horn, Columbus South Lyon injury to abdomen $6.00 July, 1873
115,897 Lamson, Howard South Lyon diarr. & inj. shr $10.00
99,019 Austin, Barbara Thayer widow $8.00 Sept., 1865
67,476 Thayer, Frankln W. Thayer wound of left arm $6.00
82,495 Barron, Almon Thayer chr. diarrhea $6.00
21,161 Livermore, Orpha Troy surv. 1812 $8.80 Mar., 1879
7,381 Harris, George R. Troy diarrhea and lung disease $6.00 June,1852
59,373 Balls, James Troy g.s.w. left thigh $8.00 Mar., 1866
17,485 Austin, Cornelius Walled Lake
$8.00 June, 1871
79,333 Blood, Alva G. Walled Lake wound through neck $12.00
44,637 Barber, Gardner Walled Lake chr. rheumatism $6.00
12,084 Day, Mark Walled Lake wound right side $6.00
58,061 McGill, John Walled Lake s.w. neck and r. arm $14.00
164,334 Gage, Stephen M. Walled Lake lung disease $6.00 Jan., 1880
93,155 Asle, Maria Waterford widow $8.00
5,676 Baldwin, Laura Waterford widow $8.00
125,385 Cooley, Merrick D. Waterford g.s.w. left thigh and injury $12.00



to abdomen

16,787 Goit, Martin S. Waterford wound right arm $14.00
52,192 Hibrier, Charles White Lake loss r. leg $18.00
195,589 Boget, Marini Wixom adherent cicatrix r. hip from $1.00 Sept., 1881



abscess.

80,537 Noble, Seth Wixom lung and heart disease $12.00 Apr., 1867
96,966 Stevens, Julia Wixom mother $8.00 July, 1867

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