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List of Pensioners (1883)

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LIST OF PENSIONERS

[Taken from the Wyoming Democrat, 7 December 1883]
Upon the General Government, from Wyoming County; together with the disability, monthly rate, and the number and date of such pension.

No. of certificate – Name of Pensioner – Post-Office Address – Cause for which pensioned – Monthly rate – Date of original allowance.
83,696 – Ackley, Almira, Lockville, widow, $8.00, no date
78,599  – Adams, Mary, Falls, widow, $8.00, no date
28,300 –  Adams, Oscar R., Lovelton, chronic diarrhoea, $4.00, no date
201,023 –  Alexander, George W., Tunkhannock, disease of heart, $6.00, Jan. ‘82
54,853 – Ames, James J., Forkston, wound left foot, $4.00, Jan’y ‘66
185,659  – Armstrong, Jemima, Dixon, mother, $8.00, Oct. ’79
138,010  – Arnst, James D., Nicholson, gun shot w side and loss fing’r, Feb’y ‘76
84,238  – Aumick, Ellen M., Mehoopany, widow, $8.00, no date
52,350  – Aumick, Nelson, Vosburg, wound in leg, $2.66 2/3, Nov. ‘65
71,143  – Aumick, Silas, Tunkhannock, wound in left shoulder, $4.00, Sept. ‘66
208,542  – Avery, Aaron L., Tunkhannock, injury to ankle, $2.00, May ‘82
151,718  – Bailey, Susan, Nicholson, mother, $8.00, July ‘71
89,934  – Baker, Rosanna, Meshoppen, widow, $8.00, no date
188,508  – Bannatyne, Robert W., Tunkhannock, chronic rheum and kidneys, $7.00, May ‘71
169,166  – Barringer, Thomas P., Beaumont, rheum and var veins both legs, $6.00, June ’80
24,894  – Bedford, Mary A., Eaton, widow, $8.00, no date
167,198  – Bennett, Elizabeth, Tunkhannock, mother, $8.00, Jan’y ‘75
189,045  – Benninger, Ch’n’cy C., Skinner’s Eddy, injury to abdomen, $4.00, May ‘81
67,819  – Bersch, Mary, Centremorel’d, widow, $8.00, March ’65
107,465  – Betts, Marion D., Nicholson, wound in leg, $4.00, Jan’y ’71
182,243  – Billings, Irving W., Nicholson, gun shot wound in shoulder, $4.00, March ’75
119,605 – Billings, Martin V., Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in forearm, $2.00, Oct. ‘72
95,243 – Blakeslee, Francis L., Nicholson, injury of spine, $6.00, Jan’y ‘69
94,221 – Blakeslee, Robert, Nicholson, gun shot wound lung, $6.00, Dec. ’68
153,880 – Bonno, Jacob T., Nicholson, shell wound in face, $2.00, June ’78
91,028 – Bonno, Julia A., Nicholson, widow, $8.00, no date
161,472 – Briggs, Simon H., Factoryville, gun shot wound left arm, $5.00, July ’79
192,783 – Brown, Mary M., Nicholson, mother, $8.00, June ‘81
126,201 – Brown, Rhoda T., Factoryville, widow, $8.00, no date
216,084 – Buck, Frank M., Tunkhannock, dis of abd vis a mal poison, $8.00, July ’82
76,090 – Bullard, Willard E., Tunkhannock, wound in neck, $6.00, no date
73,031 – Burgess, Caroline E., Forkston, widow, $8.00, no date
93,371 – Cahill, Patrick, Tunkhannock, deafness, $2.00, no date
53,542 – Chaffee, Edwin E., Skinner’s Eddy, widow, $18.00, Nov. ’65 (entry ok)
182,628 – Clark, John D., Black Walnut, var veins right leg, $6.00, Feb’y ‘81
80,552 – Clark, John M., Beaumont, injury to back, $3.00, April ’67
80,235 – Cook, Asher, Eaton, gun s wd r forearm and r hip, $18.00, no date
30,331 – Cooper, Caroline, Tunkhannock, widow, $8.00, no date
63,760 – Crawford, Alpheus B., Skinner’s Eddy, loss of arm, $24.00, no date
198,091 – Crawford, Susanna, Tunkhannock, mother, $8.00, Dec. ‘81
186,947 – Cremen, Eliza, Lovelton, mother, $8.00, no date
51,475 – Crispell, Charles D., Beaumont, chronic rheumatism, $4.00, Oct. ’65
195,180 – Davis, Winfield L., Russell Hill, injury to leg, $3.00, August ‘81
95,389 – Deater, Jesse, Centremorel’d, gun shot wound back neck, $4.00, Feb’y ’69
26,555 – Decker, Charles F., Mehoopany, gun shot wound foot, $4.00, April ’64
202,626 – Decker, George L., Meshoppen, chronic diarrhoea, $2.00, Feb’y ‘82
191,812 – Decker, Samuel, Falls, shell wound left forearm, $1.00, June ’81
174,176 – Detrick, Catherine, Skinner’s Eddy, mother, $8.00, June ’76
78,235 – Dewitt, Isaac M., Tunkhannock, wound in hand, $4.00, March ’67
122,261 – Dickinson, James E., Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in arm, $2.00, March ‘73
56,862 – Dixon, Wesley, Dixon, gun shot wound right arm, $18.00, no date
207,968 – Dougherty, James S., Meshoppen, mal poison and dis kidneys, $4.00, May ‘82
54,632 – Douglass, Asa N., Lovelton, wound in thigh, $8.00, Jan’y ’66
193,134 – Durling, Samuel, Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in head, $2.00, no date
173,024 – Dymond, Elihu, Beaumont, var veins l leg & rheumatism, $4.00, Sept. ’80
120,948 – Ellis, Earl, East Lemon, gun shot wound r leg & r arm, $4.00, Jan’y ‘73
63,762 – Ernest, Henry, Bellasylva, wound left hand, $4.00, May ’66
28,810 – Fassett, Alvah, Scottsville, fracture of jaw, $3.00, May ’64
26,751 – Fetzer, George, Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in leg, $4.00, April ‘64
123,084 – Finney, Charles L., Forkston, gun shot wound right should’r, $6.00, no date
211,247 – Fish, James B., Lemon, injured ankle, $4.00, June ‘82
168,995 – Fisk, Ebenezer S., Golden Hill, chr diarrhoea and dis abd vis, $4.00, June ’80
223,734 – Fisk, Henry, Nicholson, jaundice, $2.00, Dec. ‘82
198,978 – Frear, Asa H., Crooked Lake, gun shot wound both legs, $4.00, Dec. ’81
7,915 – Frear, Hannah, Tunkhannock, widow, war of 1812, $8.00, August ’78
80,867 – Freer, Nelson, Jenningsville, wound in right shoulder, $18.00, May ‘67
39,516 – French, Joseph E., Laceyville, shell wound in skull, $18.00, no date
182,641 – French, Nelson W., Meshoppen, injury to abdomen, $4.00, Feb’y ‘81
14,741 – Gay, Calvin S., Black Walnut, gun shot wound left knee, $6.00, no date
66,895 – Gilbert, Fanny, Bowman’s C’k, widow, $8.00, Feb’y ’66
62,009 – Gillespie, Ann, Tunkhannock, widow, $8.00, no date
174,821 – Graham, Dewitt C., Nicholson, injury of hand, $2.00, Oct. ’80
126,564 – Green, Charles, South Eaton, gun shot wound in face, $8.00, Jan. ‘74
189,052 – Gregory, George T., Crooked Lake, chronic diarrhoea, $4.00, May ’81
170,689 – Griffin, John, Factoryville, partial deafness, $4.00, June ’80
184,440 – Grow, Aaron D., Jenningsville, disease of left thigh, $2.00, March ’81
94,519 – Hastings, John, Laceyville, gun shot w r hip and ankle, $7.00, no date
34,230 – Hatton, Ada, Bowman’s C’k., widow, $8.00, no date
27,476 – Hayden, Joseph S., Jenningsville, gun shot wound in head, $24.00, no date
167,143 – Hines, Sarah, Laceyville, mother, $8.00, Jan’y ‘75
155,288 – Hitchcock, Thomas P., Forkston, varicose veins both legs, $6.00, Sept. ‘78
186,112 – Hotter, Rachel, East Lemon, mother, $8.00, Nov. ’79
196,676 – Howe, Ruca A., Mill City, widow, $8.00, Nov. ‘82
185,309 – Hubler, Simon, Mill City, gun shot wound thumb, $1.00, March ‘81
186,360 – Huffman, John, Laceyville, gun shot w l thigh and rheum, $4.00, April ‘81
143,807 – Hulbirt, Lela, Lovelton, gun shot wound thigh, $2.00, Feb’y ’77
175,339 – Hunter, Gilbert, Mill City, gun shot wound forearm, $4.00, Oct. ’80
105,184 – Hunter, Robert F., Vernon, gun shot wound in hand, $4.00, August ‘70
152,181 – Jackson, James C., Keelersburg, gun shot wound left shoulder, $2.00, April ‘78
222,264 – Jayne, Judson W., Carney, typhoid fever and results, $4.00, Dec. ’82
185,382 – Jenks, William W., Centremorel’d, gun shot wound left thigh, $4.00, March ’81
211,102 – Jennings, Paul B., Tunkhannock, diarrhoea, $4.00, June ‘82
192,572 – Jones, Linas S., Tunkhannock, rheumatism, disease of heart, $18.00, July ‘81
68,470 – June, Henry, Forkston, gun shot wound left thigh, $4.00, no date
15,678 – Keeney, Mary, Skinner’s Eddy, widow war of 1812, $8.00, Jan.’79
149,382 – Kelley, Levi, Carney, chronic diarrhoea, $8.00, Nov. ’77
66,856 – Kellogg, Henry A., Lemon, wound in leg, $15.00, June ’66
12,024 – Kelly, James, Tunkhannock, survivor, war of 1812, $8.00, Feb’y ‘72
91,611 – Kinner, Eunice M., Nicholson, widow, $8.00, no date
144,941 – Kinney, Margaret, Jenningsville, widow, $8.00, no date
198,236 – Kishpaugh, Charles, Tunkhannock, father, $8.00, Dec. ‘82
66,533 – Kishpaugh, Cory M., Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in leg, $4.00, no date
194,472 – Kishpaugh, Matilda, Meshoppen, mother, $8.00, Feb’y ’82
163,452 – Langley, William H., Russell Hill, gun shot wd thigh and arm, $8.00, Nov. ‘79
125,271 – Leonard, Merit, Mehoopany, gun shot wound in breast, $8.00, Oct. ’73
139,600 – Lewis, Gilbert N., Nicholson, gun shot wound in arm, $2.00, June ‘76
81,798 – Lisbaugh, Alfred, Mehoopany, amputated thigh, $24.00, no date
75,999 – Longsdorf, William H., Dixon, no cause, $12.00, Jan’y ’69
185,419 – Lull, Austin, Tunkhannock, father, $8.00, Sept. ‘79
46,462 – McCarroll, Zadia, Bellasylva, mother, $8.00, May ‘65
208,786 – McConnell, Solm’n W., Beaumont, chronic diarrhoea and dis ear, $16.00, May ’82
207,897 – McCracken, Wesley, Lemon, disease of kidneys, $8.00, May ’82
196,676 – McCracken, Wm. H., Lemon, chronic rheum, disease lungs, $18.00, Oct. ‘81
109,455 – McGee, Catharine, Laceyville, widow, $8.00, no date
51,814 – McLand, Arsida C., Lovelton, widow, $8.00, no date
134,064 – Marshall, Charles H., Meshoppen, chronic rheumatism, $4.00, June ‘75
88,145 – Martin, Robert, Laceyville, gun shot wound left wrist, $4.00, Jan’y ‘68
133,544 – Miller, Mary A., Factoryville, mother, $8.00, August ‘69
41,677 – Montross, Eleanor, Bowman’s C’k, widow, $8.00, Feb’y ’65
210,885 – Moore, Calvin, Factoryville, gun shot wound left arm, $2.00, June ’82
120,679 – Moore, John S., Factoryville, gun shot wound left shoulder, $10.00, Dec. ’72?
30,720 – Newbury, Norton L., Beaumont, loss left forearm, $18.00, no date
99,648 – Nichols, Eli, Nicholson, gun shot wound in forearm, $6.00, no date
167,189 – Oliphant, Benjamin P., Lovelton, gun shot wou’d arm and elbow, $2.00, April ‘80
198,286 – Palmer, Laura, Forkston, mother, $8.00, Jan’y ’83
27,483 – Park, Orlando, Meshoppen, gun shot wound in forearm, $12.00, no date
96,147 – Parker, Jacob F., Tunkhannock, gun shot wound in leg, $4.00, March ‘69
45,779 – Parks, George W., Beaumont, wd l thigh, $10.00, no date
212,754 – Patton, John, Falls, mal poisoning and results, $2.00, June ’82
185,209 – Pedrick, Amy, Nicholson, widow, $8.00, August ‘79
207,485 – Percy, Edward R. M., Nicholson, rheumatism and diarrhoea, $4.00, May ‘82
63,735 – Peuterbaugh, Charles, Mehoopany, wound in arm, $4.00, no date
14,511 – Phinny, Elizabeth, Laceyville, widow of soldier of 1812, $8.00, Jan’y ‘ 79
88,127 – Post, Abagail, Mehoopany, mother, $8.00, Dec. ‘66
82,403 – Preston, Alexander, Centremorel’d, gun shot wound spine, $8.00, June ’67
186,083 – Preston, George W., Skinner’s Eddy, shell wound in breast, $2.00, March ‘81
140,726 – Puterbaugh, Susan, Jenningsville, widow, $8.00, no date
158,277 – Race, Lester, Lockville, g s w leg and loss of thumb, $6.00, March ‘79
194,273 – Resseguie, John, Nicholson, deafness, $4.00, August ‘81
161,307 – Reynolds, Charles B., Factoryville, injury to ab and v veins r leg, $8.00, July ‘79
183,389 – Reynolds, John W., Factoryville, varicose veins left leg, $6.00, Feb’y ’81
52,624 – Reynolds, Oliver E., W. Nicholson, gun shot wound in left knee, $15.00, Nov. ‘65
104,297 – Reynolds, Philetus H., Factoryville, gun shot wd l pelvis and head, $13.50, Dec. ’69
145,822 – Rhodes, Mason C., Factoryville, shell wound right shoulder, $2.00, June ‘77
165,277 – Richards, Joseph D., Centremorel’d, loss little finger right hand, $2.00, March ‘80
175,541 – Richards, William, Beaumont, sh w lt heel, loss pt r thumb, $6.00, Oct. ’80
188,965 – Riker, Charles, W. Nicholson, injury of feet and diarrhoea, $4.00, May ‘81
34,357 – Roberts, Sarah, Factoryville, widow, $8.00, no date
58,681 – Robinson, Frank G., Forkston, gun shot wound rt forearm, $16.00, Feb’y ’66
49,122 – Robinson, Sarah J., Forkston, widow, $8.00, no date
150,498 – Robinson, Thomas F., Factoryville, loss part of left little finger, $1.00, Jan’y ’78
60,867 – Rosengrant, Clark, Tunkhannock, amputation of arm, $24.00, no date
44,523 – Rosengrant, Lyman, Bardwell, sh w rt side, $6.00, Jan’y ’65
180,719 – Russell, Susanna, Tunkhannock, widow, $8.00, April ‘78
155,694 – Russell, William, Carney, gun shot wound left hip, $2.00, Oct. ’73 (or ’78)
182,244 – Scouten, Major, Forkston, gun shot wound left leg, $2.00, Feb’y ’81
156,140 – Shaw, Hiram, Scottsville, gun shot wound in thigh, $2.00, Oct. ’78
103,960 – Sherman, Charles, Tunkhannock, injury to abdomen, $8.00, July ‘70
139,002 – Sherwood, Joel B., Meshoppen, gun shot wound in shoulder, $6.00, May ’76
115,832 – Shotrow, John H., Vernon, wound in head, $5.00, Oct. ‘70
17,518 – Sickler, Fanny, Nicholson, widow war of 1812, $8.00, Feb’y ‘79
61,896 – Sinsabaugh, Egbert, Laceyville, gun shot w l thigh and r wrist, $12.00, no date
182,231 – Sloan, Anna A., Tunkhannock, widow, $8.00, Oct. ‘78
55,890 – Smith, Esock M., Nicholson, gun shot wound hand, $8.00, no date
51,459 – Smith, George W., Laceyville, gun shot wound left knee, $4.00, Oct. ‘65
183,580 – Smith, Isaac L., Falls, partial loss fingers left hand, $8.00, March ‘81
158,851 – Smith, Levimus, Bardwell, dis heart and var vns both lgs, $10.00, April ’79
162,957 – Smith, William W., Factoryville, gunshot wound left hip, $4.00, Oct. ’79
174,183 – Snow, Abel B., Golden Hill, injury to ab and g s w l foot, $2.00, Sept. ’80
29,670 – Squires, Gideon L., Nicholson, gun shot wound in arm $18.00, no date
214,265 – Stark, William E., Pierceville, varicose veins, $4.00, June ‘82
190,785 – Stephens, Asa, Marcy Lake, gun shot wound foot, $4.00, June ’81
78,760 – Stephens, Hannah D., Tunkhannock, mother, $8.00, July ‘66
100,257 – Sterling, Alfred L., Mehoopany, chronic rheumatism, $72.00 (?), no date
138,313 – Stillwell, Paul O., Meshoppen, gun shot wound in forearm, $3.00, March ‘76
40,709 – Stoddard, Alanson, Factoryville, amputation left forearm, $18.00, April ’65
193,550 – Stoddard, Hiram, Nicholson, chronic diarrhoea, $8.00, July ‘81
108,419 – Straney, James, Nicholson, injury to knee joint, $3.00, Nov. ‘71
145,411 – Summers, Mary, Forkston, mother, $8.00, Oct. ‘70
171,191 – Swartwood, Jos. E., Falls, disease of lungs, $12.00, July ‘80
113,717 – Taylor, Harvey, Beaumont, inj shoulder and side, $4.00, Sept. ’71
222,381 – Taylor, Robert A., Lemon, chronic rheumatism, $6.00, Dec. ‘82
139,519 – Thompson, George K., Carney, chronic diarrhoea, $6.00, no date
42,725 – Tiffany, Caroline M., Nicholson, widow, $8.00, no date
180,588 – Tiffany, Thomas W., Tunkhannock, rheumatism and diarrhoea, $4.00, Jan’y ‘81
98,572 – Trobridge, Joshua, Jenningsville, gun shot wound in neck, $2.00, April ’68
64,082 – Vanauken, Daniel, Nicholson, wound in hand, $4.00, no date
137,003 – Vangorder, Eliza, Tunkhannock, widow, $8.00, no date
31,946 – Vanscoy, Scynthia, Centremorel’d, widow 1812, $8.00, August ’81
152,147 – Warner, George W., Dixon, gun shot wound right leg, $2.00, April ‘78
12,404 – Webb, Ellen D., Centremorel’d, widow, $8.00, no date
49,349 – Whipkey, John F., Falls, gun shot wound forearm, $4.00, Sept. ‘65
94,874 – White, John W., Factoryville, no cause, $6.00, Jan’y ’69
84,053 – Whitworth, Rachel, Lemon, mother, $8.00, August ‘66
42,550 – Wiggins, James H., Dixon, injury of back, $3.00, May ’65
195,720 – Wilbur, William W., Nicholson, gun shot wound in hip, $4.00, Sept. ’81
16,563 – Williams, Susanna, Nicholson, widow, $8.00, no date
223,855 – Wilson, Clarence, Tunkhannock, rheumatism, $4.00, Dec. ’82
176,416 – Wood, Sarah S., W. Nicholson, widow, $8.00, Jan’y ‘74
126,980 – Woodruff, Lucena, Skinner’s Eddy, mother, $8.00, no date
24,397 – Wright, Orlando, Centremorel’d, amputation right leg, $24.00, Feb’y ‘64
111,781 – Wyant, Elizabeth, Keelersburg, widow, $8.00, April ‘68