Transcribed by: Marla Snow, January 2008

1870 Census  For: 

State: Washington Ter County: Whatcom Town/Township:Fidalgo Precinct Post Office:Whatcom W.T. Date: June 22-25, 1870 Enumerator Name: Edward Eldridge Page No.:1
Line Dwelling houses numbered in order of visitation Families numbered in order of visitation The Name of each Person whose place of abode, on first day of June, 1870, was in this family Age at last birthday, if under 1 year, give months in fractions Sex Color- White, W; Black, B; Mulatto, Mu; Chinese, C; Indian, I Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each person, male or female. Value of Real Estate Value of Personal Estate Place of Birth, naming State or Territory of U.S.; or the Country, if of foreign birth Father of foreign birth Mother of foreign birth If born within the year, state month If married within the year, state month Attended school within the year Cannot read Cannot write Whether deaf and dumb, blind, insane, or idiotic Male citizens of U.S. of 21 years of age and upwards Male citizens of U.S. of 21 years of age and upwards, whose right to vote is denied or abridged on other grounds than rebellion or other crimes
 1 1 1 Kettles, Allan 42 M W Farmer 350 100 Georgia                         /   
2     Kettles, Nellie 19 F Ind Keeping house     WT           / /      
3     Kettles, Robert 4 M W/I       WT                    
4     Kettles, John 2 M W/I       WT                    
5     Kettles, Lucy 9/12 F W/I       WT     Mch              
6 2 2 Griswold, John 47 M W Farmer   600 New York                 /  
7 3 3 Mathews, James F. 39 M W Farmer 400 250 Virginia                 /  
8     Mathews, Catherine 35 F Ind Keeping house     WT           / /      
9     Mathews, James C. 10 M W/I       WT                    
10     Mathews, John 6 M W/I       WT                    
11     Mathews, Mary L. 4 F W/I       WT                    
12     Mathews, William 1 M W/I       WT                    
13 4 4 O'Bryant, Humphrey 40 M W Farmer 500 1000 Georgia                 /  
14     O'Bryant, Julia 31 F Ind Keeping house     WT           / /      
15     O'Bryant, Lydia 13 F W/I       WT                    
16     O'Bryant, Laura 11 F W/I       WT                    
17     O'Bryant, Mary 9 F W/I       WT                    
18     O'Bryant, Ella 7 F W/I       WT                    
19     O'Bryant, Tilla 1 F W/I       WT                    
20 5 5 Gillilard, James 35 M W Telegraph Operator   300 S. Carolina                 /  
21     Gillilard, Tike 24 F Ind Keeping house     WT                    
22 6 6 Gussette, Charles V. 45 M W Telegraph tender   150 Mass                  
23     Gussette, Helen 34 F W Keeping house     Maine                    
24     Gussette, Edwin G. 3 M W       WT                    
25   Williamson, James 36 M W Laborer     Scotland / /             /  
26 8 7 Connor, Charles 29 M W Farmer     Wisconsin                 /  
27 9 8 Kavanagh, James 42 M W Farmer 1000 150 Ireland / /             /  
28     Kavanagh, Caroline 28 F Ind Keeping house     WT           / /      
29     Kavanagh, Sarsfield 11 M W/I       WT /       /          
30     Kavanagh, Samuel 3 M W/I       WT /                  
31     Kavanagh, Laughlin 3/12 M W/I       WT /   Mch              
32 10 9 March, Harison A. 41 M W Farmer 800 500 Vermont                 /  
33     March, Anna 29 F Ind Keeping house     WT                    
34     March, Richard L. 11 M W       WT                    
35     March, William 9 M W       WT                    
36 11 10 Harleton, James K. 39 M W Carpenter     New York / /             /  
37     Harleton, Mary 26 F W Keeping house     New York / /                
38     Harleton, Alfred 9/12 M W       WT     Sept              
39 12 11 Becker, Robert M. 38 M W Farmer 600 150 New York                 /  
40     Becker, Susan 25 F Ind Keeping house     WT           / /