Mills County, Iowa

History of Mills County, Iowa, 1881
Des Moines, State Historical Society

  • TOWNSHIPS IN 1881
    • 1. Anderson
    • 2. Center
    • 3. Deer Creek
    • 4. Glenwood
    • 5. Indian Creek
    • 6. Ingraham
    • 7. Lyons
    • 8. Malvern
    • 9. Oak
    • 10. Plattvile
    • 11. Rawles
    • 12. St. Mary's
    • 13. Silver Creek
    • 14. White Cloud
The number after the biographical indexed names shows township of residence. A plus (+) after the name indicates a biography also in "The Mills County History of 1985".

  • A
    • ABEL, Charles 5
    • ABEL, Mrs. Sarah 5
    • AISTROPE, Thomas M. 14 +
    • AISTROPE, Walter 14 +
    • ALLIS, Henry 9
    • ALLIS, Otis E. 9
    • ALLIS, Samuel 12
    • ALLISON, James R. 6
    • ALLISON, J. D. 7
    • ANTRIM, Elias 14+
    • APPLEGATE, Wm. E. 5
    • ARCHIBALD, O. W. 4
    • ARMSTRONG, J. T. 6
    • ARRISON, Edwin R. 10
    • ASHTON, Thomas W. 2
    • AULT, John E. 10
    • AYERS, H. G. 5
  • B
    • BALDWIN, Thomas J. 10
    • BANISTER, E. 6
    • BARBER, W. L. 10
    • BARKER, Dr. W. W. 5
    • BARKER, L. C. 2
    • BARRETT, John 9
    • BARTHOLOMEW, Jacob 4
    • BAUMGARTNER, A. 1
    • BAXTER, Wm. S. 14
    • BENNETT, Barton S. 4
    • BENTLEY, Leander 8
    • BERKHIMER, Andrew 8+
    • BIRDSALL, Joseph R. 10
    • BLACK, W. M. 8
    • BONE, James 1
    • BOSBYSHELL, E. P. 5
    • BRAUNSFIELD, F. 10
    • BRICKNELL, William 11
    • BRITTAIN, William 9+
    • BROEMMIER, T. F. 1
    • BROHARD, James T. 8
    • BROOKS, G. W. 2
    • BROTHERS, S. T. 8
    • BUFFINGTON, E. H. 9+
    • BUFFINGTON, F. M. 8+
    • BURGER, A. H. 11+
    • BURKET, Jacob 6
    • BURNHAM, Z. W. 6
    • BUTTLE, John 11
    • BYERS, John 9+
    • BYERS, M.H. 4+
  • C
    • CAMPBELL, P.M. 8
    • CARTER, John 4
    • CARY, Abel 5
    • CATTRON, James H. 9
    • CHENEY, Elihu 5
    • CHENEY, Gilbert 5
    • CHENEY, Horace B. 5+
    • CILLEY, Horatio G. 4
    • CLARKSON, A. B. 2
    • CLITES, Solomon 3
    • COATS, W. M. 2
    • COLE, Maj. George Emmett 10
    • COLWELL, J. P. 4
    • CONGER, Joseph 4
    • COOLIDGE, Joseph W. 4+
    • COPPOCK, Jacob 1+
    • COX, J. H. 12
    • CRONEY, Charles A. 4
    • CROSBY, A. W. 6
    • CROSS, George 5+
    • CUNNINGHAM, Patrick Jr. 11
    • CUNNINGHAM, Patrick Sr. 11
    • CUNNINGHAM, Peter 11+
    • CURTIS, M. J. 8
  • D
    • DAUGHERTY, Christopher 14
    • DAVIS, Coradon 6
    • DAVIS, M. T. 14+
    • DAVIS, Stephen D. 14+
    • DAVIS, Sterling 2
    • DEACON, E. T. 4+
    • DEAN, Seth 4+
    • DEAN, William E. 7+
    • DEAVER, G. W. F. 8
    • DELAVAN, Alfred Jr. 11+
    • DELAVAN, Alfred M. 11+
    • DELAVAN, H. A. 11+
    • DEVORE, J. W. 1
    • DILL, Andrew 4
    • DILL, Benjamin 10
    • DOBNEY, R. 11
    • DOLBOW, John B. 11
    • DONNER, C. A. 5
    • DONNER, Richard J. 8
    • DOUGLAS. W. S. 5
    • DYAR, C. H. 4
    • DYSON, John 14
  • E
    • EHRENHARDT, Matthew 14
    • ELROD, James M. 14
    • EMERICK, David 6
    • EPPERSON, Charles L. 7+
    • EVANS, Henry 10
    • EVANS, Mevrel L. 10
  • F
    • FLASHER, David 5
    • FLOOD, James H. 4
    • FOLDEN, George S. 7
    • FOLLET, Warren 13+
    • FOSTER, George W. 5
    • FOWLER, H. P. 9
    • FOXWORTHY, Joseph 14+
    • FRENCH, A. D. 4
  • G
    • GARRIGUS, James Edward 8
    • GASTON, James K. 11
    • GENUNG, L. T. 5+
    • GERARD, J. 9
    • GERARD, Nicholas 9
    • GIDLEY, Richard L. 8+
    • GILLILAND, Edward 10+
    • GILLILAND, John 10+
    • GLYNN, John W. 11
    • GODDARD, T. S. 5
    • GODSEY, D. I. 10+
    • GOHEEN, S. G. 4
    • GOODE, John 11+
    • GOODELL, William S. 5
    • GOODWIN, Charles F. 8
    • GRAVES, E. R. 11
    • GRAY, G. W. 8
    • GRAY, H. B. 5
    • GRAY, W. A. 11
    • GRAY, William E. 8
    • GREEN, George W. 10
    • GREEN, Levi 10
    • GREGORY, Charles H. 10
    • GROSSE, Thomas 11
    • GUNSOLLY, Thomas 10
  • H
    • HAINS, Joseph 11+
    • HALE, Peter 11
    • HAMBSCH, Philip 14+
    • HAMMOND, Richard L. 14
    • HAMMOND, Robert L. 14
    • HANNA, M. R. 6
    • HANNER, Alfred John 7
    • HARRISON, W. H. 12
    • HAWLEY, C. D. 6
    • HAYES, Bahman L. 14
    • HAYNIE, John 7
    • HAYNIE, Paul 7
    • HAYNIE, Sarah 7+
    • HEAD, Thomas H. 4
    • HEINSHEIMER, D. L. 4
    • HENDRIE, James S. 4
    • HERSHEY, Albert 8
    • HIATT, O. T. 6
    • HILTON, George 14+
    • HOCH, William 4
    • HOLMES, Mrs. Rebecca 1
    • HONEYMAN, John 5+
    • HORNBY, George H. 2
    • HOWARD, Joel L. 11+
    • HOWARD, Samson 6+
    • HOWARTH, Dennis 7
    • HOYT, Hiram 5
    • HOYT, Homer C. 5+
    • HUBBARD, Rev. James 7+
    • HUBBELL, Garrett V. 7+
    • HUFFAKER, H. H. 6+
    • HUFFAKER, L. W. 6
    • HUGHES, James 14
    • HUTCHENS, John 9
    • HUTCHINGS, William 5
    • HYDE, Richard W. 5+
  • I
    • INGRUM, James 10
    • IVES, O. T. 5
  • J
    • JACKSON, Andrew 6
    • JOHNSON, John M. 8+
    • JONES, Benjamin F. 4
    • JONES, G. F. 2
    • JONES, Norvel 2
  • K
    • KAYTON, R. S. 1
    • KELLEY, B.E.F. 1+
    • KELLEY, Rev. Isaac 2
    • KELLEY, P.P. 4+
    • KENNY, Hugh 10
    • KERNEY, Nathan 13+
    • KISBY, Henry 4+
    • KLINE, John 10
    • KLINE, John M. 11+
    • KROON, Charley 10
  • L
    • LAMBERT, James 7+
    • LONDON, E. F. 6
    • LANG, John 5+
    • LANGMUIR, James 14
    • LARAWAY, W. F. 4
    • LEWIS, A. 2
    • LEWIS, Daniel 13+
    • LEWIS, I. B. 2
    • LEWIS, Millard F. 13
    • LILLY, J. J. 10
    • LLOYD, Henry 5
    • LONG, Abigail 2+
    • LUNGER, E. J. 10
  • M
    • MADDEN, John H. 11
    • MADISON, William W. 11
    • MAINS, Webster 6
    • MARKS, William 12
    • MARTENS, Herman H. 12
    • MARTIN, Cintha E. 3
    • MARTIN, H. 10
    • McCAMMON, Charles C. 2
    • McCLAIN, Arthur 5
    • McCORMICK, P. 2
    • McCOY, C. O. 6
    • McKNIGHT, G. R. 7
    • McPHERRON, Alfred B. 11
    • McPHERRON, William 11
    • MEADOWS, Isaac 9+
    • MERRITT, Rufus L. 7+
    • MERWIN, Rev. Charles 8
    • METZ, Pierce 8
    • MICKELWAIT, Hon. James 2+
    • MICKELWAIT, Joseph 2
    • MICKELWAIT, Richard 4+
    • MILLER, Isaac 14
    • MILLER, J. C. 14
    • MILLER, J. M. 2
    • MITCHELL, Howard A. 10
    • MOFFITT, W. H. 9
    • MOON, Henry 10
    • MOON, T. J. 11
    • MOORE, John B. 5
    • MOORE, W. G. 6
    • MORRIS, J. D. 10
    • MORROW, Allen 14
    • MORROW, Andrew 7
    • MORROW, George 7
    • MORSE, Edwin 6
    • MUNGER, James P. 8
    • MUNSINGER, Charles 11+
    • MUSSELMAN, David T. 5
  • N
    • NELLEN, Gerhard 1
    • NEWMAN, G. W. 1
    • NORRELL, George W. 7
    • NORRIS, William 13
  • O
    • OSBORN, John F. 11
    • OSBORN, S. C. 4
    • OTIS, George 4
    • OWENS, James R. 1
  • P
    • PADDOCK, Charles H. 8
    • PADDOCK, John D. 8
    • PAINTER, J. A. 10
    • PARKER, George 1+
    • PARKER, John 6
    • PARKS, Sarah 14
    • PARRISH, A. G. 5
    • PARSONS, W. H. 4
    • PATRICK, G. W. 2+
    • PATRICK, Robert 5
    • PATTERSON, Lee 6
    • PERRY, H. E. 5
    • PITZER, E. W. 2
    • PITZER, S. C. 2
    • PLUMB, Robert 6+
    • PLUMB, Valentine 1+
    • POWELL, F. M. 5
    • POWLES, Thomas 7+
    • PRATT, S. A. 2
    • PRINDLE, Lyman D. 9
    • PRUDEN, S. 1
    • PURCELL, Andrew 5+
    • PURCELL, Samuel 5+
  • Q
    • QUIMBY, H. H. 1+
  • R
    • RAINS, Lawrence 11+
    • RANNE, Henry 2+
    • REASONER, James P. 11
    • REASONER, W. B. 2
    • RINGLAND, I. B. 8
    • RIST, Henry 11
    • ROBERTS, Benjamin 14
    • ROBINSON, J. E. 4
    • ROENNAN, Henry 12
    • ROENNAN, John 12
    • ROGERS, Jacob 5
    • ROWE, Philip 2
    • RUSSELL, A. J. 4
    • RUSSELL, Henry 11
    • RUSSELL, Hiram 11
    • RUSSELL, L. W. 4
    • RUSSELL, Orlonzo B. 11
    • RUSSELL, Samuel 11+
  • S
    • SALYARDS, William 7
    • SALYERS, Samuel S. 14
    • SALYERS, William G. 14+
    • SAWYERS, N 2+
    • SCHANCK, D. G. 6
    • SCHICK, William 3
    • SCOTT, B. W. 4
    • SHEFFER, Rilan K. 5
    • SHELDON, Ancil L. 5
    • SHEPERDSON, William H. 7+
    • SHERMAN, C. W. 4
    • SHERWIN, James 3
    • SHINN, Frank 5
    • SIDENER, E. L. 6+
    • SIDENER, M. F. 6
    • SKADAN, J. Edgar 8
    • SKAITH, George 11
    • SLATER, Sampson 13
    • SLAUGHTER, Franklin 6
    • SMAWLEY, Franklin 2
    • SMITH, T. P. 8
    • SMITH, W. S. C. 13
    • SPEES, F. B. 11
    • SPRAGUE, Ira A. 4
    • STARBUCK, E. 4
    • STARBUCK, Elisha 4
    • STEPHENS, T.L. 4+
    • STOUT, James E. 11
    • STOUT, Joshua 11
    • STRAHAN, J. M. 8+
    • STRANATHAN, John 2+
    • STURGEON, James 5
    • STURGEON, John F 5+
    • SUMMERS, H. W. 14+
    • SUMMERS, James M. 14+
    • SUMMERS, William G. 14+
    • SWINNERTON, M. 4
  • T
    • TERRY, Alby 4
    • TIPTON, James A. 7
    • TIPTON, Saul 6
    • TIPTON, Theodore I. 4
    • TUBBS, Judge L. W. 5+
    • TUBBS, William L. 5
    • TURNER, Albert W. 9+
    • TURNER, Alfred S. 12
  • U
    • UTTERBACK, Addison 11+
    • UTTERBACK, William E. 11
  • V
    • VAN DOREN, William 14+
    • VAN ORSDEL, Samuel 2
    • VENTIS, Isaac 11+
    • VERNON, Allen 2
  • W
    • WALKER, Carson 4
    • WALL, Major W. R. 9+
    • WARREN, I. M. 9
    • WARREN, John 7
    • WEARIN, A. J. 5+
    • WEARIN, Andrew 5+
    • WEATHERHEAD, John 11+
    • WEAVER, M. 14
    • WEAVER, William 14
    • WELLS, Charles F. 11
    • WELLS, Henry 11
    • WEST, Cassius H. 11
    • WEST, Nathan A. 13
    • WHEELER, Hon. William 4+
    • WHITE, William G. 11+
    • WILES, Luke 11+
    • WILKINSON, H. A. 2+
    • WILLIAMS, A. Warren 11+
    • WILLIAMS, Judge J. F. 4
    • WILLIAMS, Marshall 9
    • WILSON, H. F. 8
    • WILSON, I. N. 4
    • WILSON, W. B. 1+
    • WOODS, Joel 1
    • WORTMAN, Joseph W. 3+
    • WRIGHT, Hon. A. R. 2+
  • Y
    • YOUNG, Augustus L. 8
    • YOUNG, M. C. 12

Source: The Iowa Press Association's, Who's Who in Iowa; Des Moines, Iowa; 1940
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