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1865 Federal Taxes of Benton County, Iowa

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 1865 Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual 
ALPHABETICAL LIST of Persons in division No. 3, of Collection District No. 4, of the State of
Iowa, liable to a tax under the Excise laws of the United States, and the amount thereof, as assessed
by W W Hanford, Asstant Assessor, and by Geo H Jerome, Assessor, returned to the Collector
of said District, for the month of July, 1865.

Assessors must be particular to fill all the blanks on this form, as far as practicable, and to number
all articles and occupations upon which taxes are assessed to correspond with the entry in the Abstract.

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PG  LN |         NAME      | LOCATION      | ARTICLE OR OCCUPATION | ABS# | QTY OR VAL | TAX RATE |  TOTAL | Transcribers Comments
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 1   1 | Addis      G R    | Benton County | Cattle over 3 mos     |  152 |         16 |       40 |   6.40 | .
 1   2 | Brown & Hay       | .             | Butcher               |  196 |          . | 5        |   4.17 | .
 1   3 | Cox        Jas B  | .             | Physician             |  231 |          . | 10       |   8.33 | .
 1   4 | Colwell    J M    | .             | Harness Mfs           |   85 |        100 |        6 |   6.00 | .
 1   5 | Clark      Alvin  | .             | Ferry Gross receipts  |  161 |        188 |        3 |   5.64 | .
 1   6 | Evans & Sons      | .             | Harness Mfs of        |   85 |         67 |       .6 |   4.02 | .
 1   7 | Huffer     Noah   | .             | Patent Right Dealer   |  221 |          . | 10       |   8.33 | .
 1   8 | Henry      J P    | .             | Patent Right Dealer   |  221 |          . | 10       |   8.33 | .
 1   9 | Horridge   Geo    | .             | Tin Mfs of            |   89 |         79 |       .6 |   4.74 | .
 1  10 | Keller     J W    | .             | Cattle over 3 mos     |  152 |         12 |       40 |   4.80 | .
 1  11 | Lewis      A      | .             | Butcher               |  196 |          . | 5        |   4.17 | .
 1  12 | Loree      W M    | .             | Boots & shoes         |    4 |        140 |        6 |   8.40 | .
 1  13 | Maddox     D F    | .             | Butcher               |  196 |          . | 5        |   4.17 | .
 1  14 | Marshall   D P    | .             | Boots & shoes         |    4 |        120 |       .6 |   7.20 | .
 1  15 | Permenter  J W    | .             | Butcher               |  196 |          . | 5.       |   4.17 | .
 1  16 | Runyon Bro & Co   | .             | Leather Tanned        |   83 |         49 |        6 |   2.94 | .
 1  17 | Webb       M D L  | .             | Cattle over 3 mos     |  152 |         13 |       40 |   5.20 | .
 1  18 | Webb       M D L  | .             | Sheep                 |  154 |          6 |        5 |    .30 | .
 1  19 | Young      J      | .             | Sheep                 |  154 |         21 |        5 |   1.05 | .
 1  20 | Young      J      | .             | Cattle over 3 mos     |  152 |          3 |       40 |   1.20 | Lines 21 through 40 are blank
 1     |                                                                                            ------
 1     |                                                                                             99.56

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PG  LN |         NAME      | LOCATION      | ARTICLE OR OCCUPATION | ABS# | TAX RATE |  TOTAL | Transcribers Comments
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 2   1 | Atkins     H      | Benton Co     | Retail Liquor Dealer  |  235 | 25       |  25.00 | .
 2   2 | Black      S C    | .             | Stallion Keeper       |  236 | 10       |  10.00 | .
 2   3 | Crawford   H      | .             | Carriage              |  262 |  1       |   1.00 | .
 2   4 | Chenoweth  I N    | .             | Carriage              |  262 |  1       |   1.00 | .
 2   5 | Dutton     O B    | .             | Retail Dealer         |  234 | 10       |  10.00 | .
 2   6 | Langham    W      | .             | Peddler 3 C           |  234 | 15       |  15.00 | .
 2   7 | McQuin     Jas    | .             | Conveyancer           |  200 | 10       |  10.00 | .
 2   8 | Orsted     Thos   | .             | Retail Liquor Dealer  |  235 | 25       |  25.00 | .
 2   9 | Shane      John   | .             | Lawyer                |  216 | 10       |  10.00 | .
 2  10 | Watrous    W D    | .             | Retail Dealer         |  234 | 10       |  10.00 | .
 2  11 | Young      Joseph | .             | Butcher               |  196 |  5       |   5.00 | Lines 12 through 40 are blank
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 2     |                                                                               122.00



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