A.E. CAFFEEíS
MUSCATINE COUNTY
HISTORY and DIRECTORY
1876-1877

Pages 165 - 204 submitted by Kitty Root, January 8, 2010

COUNTY DIRECTORY NAMES R - Z

(name sequence and spellings are as they were presented)


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        Rabe Conrad, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Rank Charles, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, two miles west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Rents seventy-five acres land from ---- Nichols, Was born in Germany 1830; came to Iowa 1868.
        Rankin Hester Ann.
Resides four miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty acres land. Came from Ohio to this county 1851.
        Rankin Burris B, farmer and small fruit grower.
Resides four and one-fourth miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and thirty acres land. Breeder of Poland China and Suffolk hogs. Came from Ohio to this county 1851.
        Ransing Henry, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, between Lucas Grove and Dickerson roads; post office, Muscatine. Rents eighty acres land from Sarah Reed, of Ohio.
        Raupe George, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one-half mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns four hundred acres land.
        Raub H, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one-half mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Rang ----, farmer.
Resides twenty miles from the city, four miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Rents sixty acres land from J Nichols.
        Raynor John, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, three miles from Wilton, on new Telegraph road; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in England 1813; came to this county 1856.
        Rayburn Mrs.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns eighty acres land.
        Ray John, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, one-fourth of a mile north of Lordís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Rents twenty-five acres land from Mrs Chapman. Was born in Ohio 1853; came to Iowa 1854.
        Reesink Wm, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred acres land. Came from Holland to this county 1850.
        Reeder Levi, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, on Moscow road; post office, Muscatine. Owns thirty-five acres land.
        Reeder James D, farmer.
Resides three miles from the city, on River road; on the Island, post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and thirty acres land. Came from Ohio to this county 1844.
        Rehbehn, H, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on east side of Pine Mill road; post office, Pine Mill. Owns five acres land.
        Rehbein E, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, on Lawrence road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred acres land. Was born in Germany; came to this county 1860.
        Reimer J, farmer.
Resides thirteen and one-half miles from the city, one-half mile eigth of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns souhty acres land.
        Rensink Wm, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, on Hoops road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Was born in this county 1852.
        Renninck George, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city one mile and a half from Durant, on new Telegraph road; post office, Durant. Rents four hundred and eighty acres land from J H Pingerie. Was born in Ireland; came to this county 1869.
        Reneike Henry, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, near Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Came from Germany.
        Repsom V, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, between River and Pine Mill roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty-two acres land.
        Rex J H, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and ten acres land. Was born in Ohio 1827; came to Iowa 1868.
        Rex George, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Reynolds John, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and sixteen acres land. Owner of stallion ďPrince,Ē who has taken one first premium and two second premiums at the County Fair. Mr R was born in New York; came to this county 1856.
        Rhodes S B, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, between upper and lower Iowa City roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty acres land. Breeder of Berkshire and Poland China hogs. Came from Pennsylvania to this county 1853.
        Rhodes John, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty-five acres land. Came from Ohio to this county 1852.
        Rhodes S, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, five miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Rents twenty-five acres land from C Rhodes.
        Rhodes Charles, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, five miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns three hundred and twenty acres land.
        Rhodes J, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Rents sixty acres land.
        Rice N H, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one-fourth of a mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Rents one hundred and seventy-five acres land from D A Silverhorn.
        Rice Milton, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Hoops road; post office, Muscatine, Rents eighty acres land from G Lucas. Was born in Ohio 1832; came to this county 1856.
        Rice John W, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and seventy acres land. Breeder of Berkshire hogs. Came from Ohio to this county 1854.
        Richards R, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, two miles and a half from Atalissa; post office Atalissa. Owns one hundred and fifty acres land. Was born in Maryland 1811; came to this county 1864.
        Richards Lewis, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Rents fifteen acres land from N Temple. Was born in Iowa 1841.
        Richards W, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Rents three acres land from T Brown.
        Richardson Thomas, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, east of Sherfly road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Richman A, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on River road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty-seven acres land. Was born in Ohio 1822; came to this county 1846.
        Riddle Jos, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns one hundred and ninety-eight acres land.
        Riehart W J, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on river road; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty-five acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1821; came to this county 1867.
        Rider W H, Olive Branch Dairy Farm.
Resides four miles from the city, on Slough bridge road, Muscatine Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents three hundred and twenty acres land from M Bartlett. The dairy capacity at present consists of sixty milch cows, and will be increased to one hundred and twenty-five when the demand for milk will admit of it. Two delivery wagons run daily, delivering milk to all parts of the city. Mr Rider was born in Virginia 1841; came to this county 1860.
        Riemcke Hugh, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on cross road between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Summit. Rents fifty-one acres land from A Riemcke. Was born in Ohio 1849; came to this county 1855.
        Riggs, J S, farmer and stock raiser.
Resides eight miles from the city, on Lordís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty-four acres land. Was born in Ohio 1812; came to Iowa 1854.
        Riggs Mrs.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns eighty acres land.
        Rininsland H, farmer.
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, three and one-half miles from Wilton, on cross road between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Wilton. Owns four hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Germany 1825; came to this county 1848.
        Ripley J. farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, one mile west of Lordís Ferry; post office Nichols Station. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land from R Lord.
        Roach Thomas, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one-half mile south of Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty acres land.
        Robb J E, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one-fourth of a mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Roberts Daniel, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty-three acres land. Was born in New Hampshire 1841; came to Iowa 1854.
        Robinson D, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Pine Mill road; post office Sweetland Centre. Owns one hundred and fifty-three acres land.
        Robshaw Thomas, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, five miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns two hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in England 1817; came to Iowa 1854.
        Rockafellow ----, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, near railroad, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents from Jos Miller.
        Rogers M, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, six miles north of Sweetland Centre; post office, Sweetland centre. Owns eighty acres land.
        Rogers Joseph, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Slough Bridge road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents six acres land from H Drake. Was born in Indiana 1835; came to this county 1869.
        Rogers Peter, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city; three and one-half miles west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty. Owns forty acres land.
        Rollin Wm, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, on McCoy road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land.
        Romaine C D, farmer.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, two miles west of West Liberty; post office West Liberty. Owns one hundred acres land. Was born in New Jersey 1818; came to Iowa 1855.
        Romaine Antoine, farmer.
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, three and one-half miles from Wilton, on cross road between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Romaine J D, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles from West Liberty, on West Liberty road; post office, West Liberty. Owns two hundred and ten acres land. Breeder of Poland China hogs and stock cattle. Was born in New York 1816; came to this county 1841.
        Romig S, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city five miles southeast of Wilton; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1820; came to Iowa 1854.
        Romig E, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, three miles north of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty. Owns forty acres land.
        Rorer John, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city on Tipton road. Owns thirty acres land.
        Rosborough James, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, on old Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred and forty-fouracres land.
        Rougie August, farmer.
Resides twenty-two miles from the city, two miles from Walcott, on Walcott road; post office, Walcott. Owns eighty acres land. Was born in Germany; came to this county 1875.
        Rowe Anson, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one-fourth of a mile from Atalissa; post office, Atalissa. Owns one acre land, on old State road. Was born in New York 1811; came to this county 1857.
        Rowen J A, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles from Pine Mill, on Blue Grass road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns eighty acres land.
        Roy W H, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, three miles north of Sweetland Centre; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns four hundred acres land. Was born in New Jersey 1826; came to this county 1860.
        Rupp David, farmer and gardener.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, three-fourths of a mile from West Liberty, on Nichols road; post office, West Liberty. Owns twenty-eight acres land. Small fruit grower and gardener. Plants for sale every spring. Was born in Muskingon county, Ohio; came to this county 1854.
        Rupp Charles, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine; rents forty-four acres land from Mrs Catherine Rupp. Breeder of Berkshire hogs. Came from Ohio to this county 1855.
        Rush James, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Came from Ireland to this county 1861.
        Russell John, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, three miles north of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns one hundred and twenty-two acres land. Was born in Ireland; came to Iowa 1851.
        Russell Mrs Mary.
Resides seven miles from the city, east side of Pine Mill road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Rusto ----, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Wyoming Hills; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Ryan J, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, two miles sough of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station; Owns two hundred and forty acres land.
        Ryan D, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on Grandview road; post office, Lettsville. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.

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        Saltwadle John, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, between Pine Mill and Telegraph roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land.
        Sadi H, farmer.
Resides twenty miles from the city, one mile west of Walcott; post office, Walcott. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land from Mr Dinkman.
        Sager Isaac, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and eighty acres land. Breeder of Berkshire hogs. Came from Virginia to this county 1875.
        Sanders Joel, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty-eight acres land.
        Sanders Chris, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Harker road; post office, Muscatine. Owns twenty acres land.
        Satterthwaite George, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and eighty-five acres land. Came fro Pennsylvania to this county 1847.
        Saur M, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, five miles west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and five acres land. Was born in Germany 1826; came to Iowa 1850.
        Saur D, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, between Telegraph and Pine Mill roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty acres land.
        Saurman W, farmer.
Resides eighteen and one-half miles from the city, on Pine Mills and Blue Grass road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns sixty acres land.
        Sausen John, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, two miles south of Telegraph road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns eighty acres land.
        Saxton H, farmer.
Resides three and one-half miles from the city, on river road; post office, Muscatine. Rents twenty-five acres land from A J Fimple. Stone quarry on the farm. Was born in Connecticut 1804; came to this county 1860.
        Schaffer John, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Moscow. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Came from Germany to this county 1860.
        Schaab M, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Owns four hundred and eighty acres land. Raises cattle. Came from Germany to this county 1866.
        Scheussler Wm, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Came fro Germany 1853; came to this county 1876.
        Schenck J S, farmer.
Resides twenty-three miles from the city, two miles from Downey, on old State road; post office, Downey. Owns sixty acres land in the northwest corner of this county. Was born in Ohio 1829; came to this county 1845.
        Schiller Carll, farmer.
Resides fourteen and a half miles from the city, two miles from Pine Mills, on Blue Grass road; post office, Blue grass. Owns three hundred and twenty acres land.
        Schilling H, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a half south of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre; rents eighty acres land from M P Pace.
        Schmidt Fred, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, between River and Pine Mill roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns thirteen acres land.
        Schmidt John, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, three miles from Pine Mill, on Pine Mill and Blue Grass road; post office, Pine Mills. Owns eighty acres land.
        Schmidt George, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, half a mile from Fairport, on river road; post office, Fairport. Owns two hundred and ninety-three acres land. Was born in Germany 1828; came to this county 1855.
        Schmidt A, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, three miles from Atalissa, on Wilton road; post office, Atalissa. Owns eighty-five acres land. Was born in Prussia 1821; come to this county 1860.
        Schmoker C, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one mile from Pine Mill, on Pine Mill and Blue Grass road; post office, Pine Mills. Owns eighty acres land.
        Schmoker J, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on blue Grass road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Schmedler C, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, on Lordís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Schoemaker John, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city on Brownís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Came from Holland to this county 1850.
        Schofield T T, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns seventy acres of land. Was born in New York 1812; came to Iowa 1849.
        Schoonover James, farmer.
Resides seventeen and one-half miles from the city, two miles from Stockton, on Stockton road; post office, Stockton. Owns two hundred and seventy-five acres land. Was born in Virginia, 1807; came to this county 1844.
        Schribner J G, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns forty acres land. Was born in New Hampshire 1810; came to Iowa 1854.
        Schroeder John, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Schroeder George, farmer.
Resides twelve miles north of the city, six miles north of Sweetland Centre, post office, Durant. Rents one hundred and twenty acres land from McSwiggers. Was born in Germany, 1844; came to Iowa 1870.
        Schoultz M, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one and one-half miles from Atalissa, on cross road south of old State road; post office, Atalissa. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in Germany; came to this county 1861.
        Schults Charles, farmer and stock raiser.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles from Atalissa, on cross road one-half mile south of Wilton road, post office, Atalissa. Owns two hundred and sixteen acres land. Breeder of Berkshire hogs and Grade cattle. Raises corn, barley, oats, wheat, potatoes, &c. Was born at Rhien, Prussia, 1840; came to this county 1857.
        Schwalm Henry, farmer.
Resides two miles from the city, on Tipton road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and forty-seven acres land.
        Schwager Chris, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, on cross road, between Durant and Wilton road; post office, Durant. Owns one hundred acres land. Was born in Germany 1853; came to this county 1867.
        Scott G A, farmer.
Resides ten and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a half southeast of Wilton; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1831; came to Iowa 1868.
        Scott Mrs.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine.
        Scott James, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, one mile north of old Telegraph road; post office, Muscatine. Owns seventy-seven acres land.
        Scranton Albert, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, one mile and a half from West Liberty, on old State road; post office, West Liberty. Rents one hundred and twenty acres land from S W Jacobs.
        Seipke M, farmer.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, one mile and a half from Stockton, on Walcott road; post office, Stockton. Owns two hundred and forty acres land. Was born in Germany.
        Seright A W, farmer,
Resides seven miles from the city, on Grandview road; post office, Muscatine. Rents forty acres land from George Gillis. Came from Ohio to this county 1856.
        Seright, Wm, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, east of Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Came from Ohio to this county 1849.
        Shanahan J L, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Rents two hundred and forty acres land from J Byrne.
        Shaughsney C, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, six miles southeast of Wilton; post office, Wilton. Owns eighty acres land.
        Shannon Joseph, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, four miles northwest of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty. Owns eighty acres land.
        Sharpe Thomas, farmer.
Resides three miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns thirty-four acres land.
        Shellebarger John, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, on Cedar river, Lordís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns ninety acres land.
        Shellebarger D, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty acres land.
        Shellebarger J W, farmer.
Resides eleven and one-half miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns seventy acres land.
        Shellebarger E, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, half a mile south of Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Shellebarger J, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, one mile south of Batty road; post office, Lettsville. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Sheeley Fred, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, between Lucas Grove and Dickerson roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land, and Bashaw horse Colfax. Came from Pennsylvania to this county 1844.
        Sherman N, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, four miles west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and forty acres land.
        Sherwood Albert, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and eighty-seven acres land. Came from Vermont to this county 1873.
        Sherry John, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Pine Mills road; post office, Muscatine. Rents one hundred acres land from Sherffy.
        Sheppard T L, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Came from New York to this county 1850.
        Sherffy Niles, Sherfly estate farm.
Resides five miles from the city, on Pine Mills road; post office, Muscatine. Two Hundred and eighty acres land.
        Shield George, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, between Moscow and Iowa City roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Shield Wm, farmer.
Resides three and three-quarters miles from the city, on Moscow road; post office, Muscatine. Rents eighty-three acres land from J G H Little.
        Shields George, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and eighty-five acres land. Was born in Ohio; came to this county 1855.
        Shirk John, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, three miles west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Coneville. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Shomburgh John, farmer.
Resides twenty miles from the city, four miles southwest of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns three hundred and eighty acres land.
        Shultz ----, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Rents forty acres land from I Epperly.
        Shultz J B, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, on north side of Pine Mills road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Simpson W H, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Came from Connecticut to this county 1855.
        Siler John, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, half a mile south of Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty-three acres land . Was born in Pennsylvania 1838; came to Iowa 1842.
        Simpson J, farmer.
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, on Batty road; post office Muscatine. Owns two hundred acres land.
        Sinnett Samuel, farmer.
Resides one mile from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns three hundred and thirty acres land.
        Sisel W, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, one mile and a quarter north of Telegraph road; post office, Stockton. Owns eighty acres land.
        Sisel Frank, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Rents two hundred acres land from B Chambliss.
        Skiles James, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, two miles north of Telegraph road; post office, Walcott. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Smalley Henry, farmer.
Resides two miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns five acres land.
        Smalley A J, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and seventy acres land. Was born in this county 1848.
        Smice Jacob, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, near Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents seventy acres land from Nich Nevens. Came to this county 1876.
        Smith G, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, east of Pine Mill road; post office, Muscatine, Rents eighty acres land from E Klepper.
        Smith S, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, one mile north of Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns two hundred and seventy-three acres land.
        Smith M, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Adams. Owns eighty acres land.
        Smith J S, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles northwest of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty. Owns two hundred and eighty acres land. Was born in Scotland; came to Iowa 1856.
        Smith W, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles northwest of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty.
        Smith G, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles south of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land from W Hunter. Was born in Ohio.
        Smith W W, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, on Moscow road; post office, Moscow. Owns one hundred and seventy acres land.
        Smith Ben, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, one mile from Atalissa, on cross road one-half mile north of old State road; post office, Atalissa. Owns eighty acres land. Came from Ohio to this county 1851.
        Smith N, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, seven miles from West Liberty, on Brownís Ferry road; post office, West Liberty. Owns two hundred and twelve acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1834; came to this county 1861.
        Smith W, farmer.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, five miles southwest of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Smurr J C, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, five miles from buffalo, on River road; post office Buffalo. Owns fifty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania.
        Snyder R, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on old Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Snyder S B, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns ninety acres land. Was born in Ohio 1844; came to Iowa 1853.
        Snyder J J, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Snyder A N, farmer,
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Was born in Ohio 1839; came to Iowa 1853. Breeder of Poland China hogs.
        Snyder J M, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Snyder John, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns one hundred and thirty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1847; came to Iowa 1848.
        Snyder S, farmer.
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, three and one-half miles from Wilton; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Snyder Jacob, farmer.
Resides one mile and a half from the city, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Was born in Germany.
        Sohn Gotleib, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, three miles from Fairport, between River and Pine Mill roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns twenty acres land.
        Sohning H, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, one mile west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Rents ninety acres land from B Nichols.
        Spangler Charles, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Brownís Ferry road; post office, Muscattne. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Breeder of Durham cattle. Came from Pennsylvania to this county 1856. (as written)
        Speers E, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one mile from Moscow, on Tipton road; post office, Moscow. Rents eighty acres land from Judith Mellwig.
        Spratt J F, farmer.
Resides eighteen and one-half miles from the city, three miles from Stockton, on new Telegraph road; post office, Stockton. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land from A Reed. Was born in Canada 1816; came to this county 1869.
        Springer G A, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, on Tipton road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Statton J J, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Stanley M, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Rents forty acres land from Mrs E Young. Was born in Ohio 1842; came to Iowa 1856.
        Stanley J P, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns twenty acres land.
        Stanley W, farmer.
Resides two miles from the city, on Moscow road; post office, Muscatine. Owns thirteen acres land.
        Staler A B, farmer.
Resides fifteen and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a fourth from Durant, on Durant road; post office, Durant. Owns one hundred acres land. Was born in New Jersey 1845; came to this county 1865.
        Stark John, farmer.
Resides one mile and a half from the city, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents two hundred acres land from Mrs C Hershey. Was born in Germany.
        Steinhitor Conrad, farmer.
Resides fourteen and one-half miles from the city, on Pine Mill and Fulton road; post office, Blue grass. Rents one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Stecher Franz, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, three miles from Pleasant Prairie; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Steele E D, farmer.
Resides three miles from the city, on Port Louisa road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty-six acres land. Breeder of Berkshire and Poland China hogs. Came from New York to this county 1857.
        Stewart David, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and one acres land. Breeder of Poland China and Chester White hogs. Was born in Scotland; came to this county 1858.
        Stickney O H, farmer and merchant.
Resides twenty miles from the city, in Port Allen; post office, Port Allen. Postmaster and Express agent at Port Allen. Owns one hundred and twenty-three acres land under cultivation. Was born in Iowa 1846.
        Stiles H R, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on cross road between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred forty acres land. Was born in Massachusetts 1829; came to this county 1867.
        Stone Samuel, farmer and stock raiser.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, one-half mile north of old Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns three hundred and seventy acres land. Was born in Ohio 1807. Came to Iowa 1837. Breeder of Poland China hogs.
        Stormer Aug, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles south of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns forty acres of land.
        Stretch M, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, two miles west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Nichols Station. Owns eighty acres land.
        Straube A, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Pine Mill road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty-two acres land.
        Straub W, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Pine Mill road; post office, Muscatine. Rents fifty acres land from J Straub.
        Stratton Wm, farmer and postmaster.
Postmaster at Summit, seven miles from the city. Rents one hundred and ten acres land. Was born in Ohio 1848; came to this county 1875.
        Stroney Samuel, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles from Wilton, on new Telegraph road; post office, Wilton. Owns two hundred and sixty acres land. Was born in Canada 1832; came to this county 1868.
        Stucker R P, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one mile from Atalissa, on Ticeís Ferry road; post office, Atalissa. Owns eighty-seven acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania 1823; came to this county 1868.
        Stutsman Wm, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Sullivan T, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, four miles west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and forty acres land.
        Swaine M, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on River road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty acres land. Was born in New Jersey 1805; came to this county 1866.
        Swickard John, farmer. Resides fifteen miles from the city, three miles west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Nichols Station. Owns eleven hundred acres land.
        Swiggel John, farmer.
Resides twenty miles from the city, one mile west of Port Allen; post office, Port Allen. Rents eighty acres land from T J Maxwell.

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        Thomas James, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one-half mile north of Lordís Ferry road, in Cedar bottom; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred acres land.
        Thompson Joseph, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, three miles southeast of Wilton; on Wilton road; post office, Wilton. Owns forty acres land.
        Thompson George, laborer.
Resides seven miles from the city, at Summit; post office, Summit. Was born in Ohio; came to this county 1865.
        Thompson James, laborer.
Resides seven miles from the city, at Summit; post office, Summit. Was born in Pennsylvania; came to this county 1866.
        Thompson Wm, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Slough Bridge road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents one hundred forty acres land from M Featherson; came to this county 1876.
        Thompson E J, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Thompson A J, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Thompson S M, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Port Louisa road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Came from New York to this county 1850. Breeder of Poland China hogs.
        Thornton Amos G, farmer.
Renter.
        Thornton Bartlett, farmer.
Resides two miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns seventy-one acres land. Breeder of Berkshire hogs. Came from Illinois to this county 1866.
        Thornton Allison, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land. Came from Illinois to this county 1866.
        Tarpy Tim, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, two miles north of Coneville; post office, Coneville.
        Taylor E, farmer.
Resides sixteen and one-half miles from the city, one mile south of Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Taylor James, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one-half mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns forty acres land.
        Taylor Joseph, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, on old Telegroph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Rents eighty acres and from Mr Henza.
        Teesing and Rosenberg, farmers.
Reside fifteen miles from the city, one and one-half miles from Durant; post office, Durant. Own three hundred and eighty acres land. Were born in Germany.
        Teeters Albert, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, one mile from West Liberty, on West Liberty road; post office, West Liberty. Owns thirty-two acres land. Was born in Ohio 1829; came to this county 1869.
        Temple N, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, on Washington road; post office Lettsville. Owns one hundred and fifty acres land.
        Terry J K, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, on new Telegraph road; post office, Wilton. Owns two hundred and forty acres land. Was born in New York; came to this county 1856.
        Terry E, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, three miles west of LordĎs Ferry; post office, Coneville. Owns eighty acres land.
        Tewksberry M H, farmer.
Resides one and three-fourths of a mile from the city, on the island; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty-five acres land. Was born in New Hampshire 1820; came to this county 1861.
        Thorp A R, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, two miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Tice B F.
Resides ten miles from the city, three miles from Atalissa, on Cedar river, formerly Overmanís Ferry; post office, Atalissa. Owns two hundred and twelve acres land. Was born in Maryland 1822; came to this county 1853.
        Timberlake H, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, three miles northwest of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Ohio 1832; came to Iowa 1841.
        Timmersman H, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, half a mile south of Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Timmersman H.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, five and one-half miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Rents eighty acres land from F Nichols.
        Tipton R, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, one mile north of Coneville; post office, Coneville. Rents sixty acres land from T Tipton.
        Titus H S, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, two miles from Wilton, on Wilton road; post office, Wilton. Rents one hundred and twenty acres land from E Terry. Was born in Wisconsin 1849; came to this county 1875.
        Titus A D, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Rents two hundred acres land from Bentley.
        Todd Charles, farmer.
Resides three and one-half miles from the city, on Tipton road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Tolan Owen, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, two miles from Wilton, on cross road, east of Wilton road; post office, Wilton. Rents seventy-five acres land from L Cockshute. Was born in Virginia 1806; came to this county 1866.
        Tool W, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Washington road; post office, Muscatine.
        Tough James, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, one mile and a half north of Telegraph road; post office, Stockton. Owns four hundred acres land. Was born in Scotland 1821; came to Iowa 1855.
        Townsley A G, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, half a mile south of Batty road; post office, Muscatine, Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Townsley John, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, at Lordís Ferry; post office, Lettsville. Rents forty-five acres land from J Simpson.
        Townsley C, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, one mile north of Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Owns eighty acres land in timber, and one hundred and sixty acres under cultivation.
        Toyne Wilson, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Brownís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty-four acres land. Breeder of Chester White hogs. Came from England to this county 1858.
        Tracy V, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on Lordís Ferry road; post office, Muscatine. Owns four hundred acres land.
        Trask P P, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty acres land. Breeder of Bashaw horses. Came from New York to this county 1865.
        Troutman Mrs S, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, two miles west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Coneville. Owns two hundred acres land.
        Trusty E, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns forty acres land.
        Tunison A, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, one mile and a half north of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Turner Frank, farmer.
Resides fourteen and one-half miles from the city, two miles from Pine Mills, on Blue Grass road; post office, Pise Mills. Owns two hundred and ten acres land. (as written)

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        Ulrich Herman, farmer.
Resides five and one-quarter miles from the city; post office, Muscatine. Rents from Kendrick estate. Came from Germany to this county 1865.
        Underwood C C, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, one mile and a half northwest of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.

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        Vaile Charles, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, near Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Was born in this county.
        Vaile Jonathan, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Came from New York to this county 1853.
        Valet John, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, one mile and a quarter from Moscow, on cross road, between Tipton and Moscow roads; post office, Moscow. Rents one hundred and eighty acres land from Jacob Valet.
        Valet George, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, two miles from Moscow, on cross road, between Tipton and Moscow roads; post office, Moscow. Owns one hundred and five acres land.
        Vance R J, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, one mile and a quarter north of Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred and eighty-five acres land. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Came from Pennsylvania to this county 1845.
        Vance John J, farmer.
Resides in city. Owns one hundred acres land on Davenport road. Rents to Charles Vance. Came from Pennsylvania to this county 1845.
        Van Camp K, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, one mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns three hundred and twenty acres land.
        Van Camp E, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, east side of Pine Mills road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Van Eps H V, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles north of Telegraph road; post office, Durant. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Vannata James, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania; came to Iowa 1846.
        Vannata W, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred and forty acres of land.
        Van Tyle W, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, four miles southwest of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Nichols station.
        Venard Thomas, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, one mile north of old Telegraph road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns two hundred and forty acres land. Was born in Indiana 1823; came to Iowa 1852.
        Vendmeet J, blacksmith shop.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one mile and a half west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Adams.
        Verink M, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles south of Lordís Ferry, in Cedar Bottom; post office, Lettsville,. Owns eighty acres land.
        Verink W, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, two and one-half miles south of Lordís Ferry, in Cedar Bottom; post office, Lettsville. Owns eighty acres land.
        Verry W, farmer.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, six miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and fifty-five acres land.
        Vincent ----, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, one mile and a half north of Lettsville, on Washington road; post office, Lettsville. Own two hundred and forty acres land.
        Vogel H, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, five miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and fifty acres land. Was born in Germany 1817; came to Iowa 1856.
        Vogt John.
Resides twenty miles from the city, one mile and a half from Stockton, on cross road, north of new Telegraph road; post office, Stockton. Owns two hundred acres land.
        Vorthermark Ernest, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Rents one hundred and forty-three acres land from Mrs Neyenhouse. Came from Prussia to this county 1869.
        Voss A, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, three miles from Durant, on cross road, east of Wilton road; post office, Durant. Rents one hundred and sixty acres land from C W Norton. Was born in Germany 1831; came to this county 1876.

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        Wagoner J, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, four miles from Buffalo, on River road; post office, Buffalo. Rents one hundred and twenty acres land from the Bersie estate.
        Wagers E, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, three miles north Telegraph road; post office, Stockton.
        Wallace Andrew, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred acres land. Was born in Nova Scotia 1825; came to this county 1844.
        Wallace John, farmer and blacksmith.
Resides six miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Sweetland Centre. Owns eighty-two acres land.
        Wallingsford Mrs D.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, five miles west of Breckenridge Ferry; post office, Nichols. Owns two hundred acres of land.
        Warfield G A, farmer.
Resides one mile and a half from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Mnscatine. Owns one hundred and forty acres land. Proprietor of the Hambletonian stallion Hamblehawk. Born in this county.
        Warner P, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, half a mile north of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Rents eighty acres land from H Raub.
        Warmsley D, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, three and one-half miles west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Coneville. Rents eighty acres land from E Brockway.
        Washburn Mrs Nancy.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on east side of Pine Mills road; post office, Muscatine. Owns thirteen acres land.
        Watts J G, farmer.
Resides seven and one-quarter miles from the city, on Hoops road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Ohio 1825; came to this county 1856.
        Watts Joseph, farmer.
Resides thirteen miles from the city, two miles from Atalissa, on Iowa City road; post office, Atalissa. Owns one hundred and thirty-five acres land. Born in Ohio 1830; came to this county 1856.
        Watts John, farmer.
Resides fifteen and one-half miles from the city, two miles south of Telegraph road; post office, Blue Grass. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Watson L J, farmer and stock breeder.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, two miles from West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns forty-five acres land. Breeder of pure-blooded Poland China and imported Berkshire hogs. Mr Watson is giving his special and entire attention to improved hog breeding. He has on his place several hundred head of fine bred hogs, and among them we will mention his magnificent boar, Don, who was bred in Canada, weighs seven hundred pounds, three years old. He also has nine imported sows worthy of special notice. They were bred by Mr Russell Swanwick, at Royal Farm Sirrencester, England. Mr Watson has on hand a fine lot of pigs for sale, as cheap as these rarely bred animals can be bought anywhere in the country, and guarantees satisfaction to every purchaser. Born in Ohio 1845; came to this county 1852.
        Watson Albert.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, two and one-half miles from West Liberty, on old State road; post office, West Liberty. Owns two hundred and fifty-five acres land. Born in Ohio 1817; came to this county 1851.
        Watters H B, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles from Atalissa, on Moscow road; post office, Atalissa. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Born in Ohio 1840; came to this county 1851.
        Watters W W, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles from Atalissa, on Moscow road; post office, Atalissa. Owns two hundred and eighty acres land. Breeder of Merino sheep and stock cattle. Born in Maryland 1809; came to this county 1851.
        Weaver John, farmer.
Resides eleven and one-half miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Born in Pennsylvania 1828; came to Iowa 1854.
        Webb A A, farmer and small fruit grower.
Resides four miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns nine-two acres land, and has one acre in raspberries. Came from Indiana to this county 1864. Breeder of Bashaw horses.
        Webster G W, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Slough Bridge road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns fifty-three acres land. Born in Ohio 1833; came to this county 1866.
        Weegen Jacob, farmer.
Resides two miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns ten acres land. Came from Holland to this county 1836.
        Weikert Wm, farmer.
Resides seven and one-half miles from the city, on cross road between Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns three hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Germany 1816; came to this county 1846.
        Weisse John, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and seven acres land. Came from Germany.
        Welch M, farmer.
Resides four miles from the city, on cross road between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Muscatine. Rents forty-two acres land from B Outland. Was born in Ireland 1836; came to this county 1851.
       Welch Frank, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, between Telegraph and Pine Mill roads; post office Muscatine. Owns forty-four acres land.
        Welch J, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, between Pine Mill and Telegraph road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty-five acres land.
        Welch, Julius, farmer.
Resides ten and one-half miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Wells John T, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles from Atalissa; post office, Atalissa. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Ohio; came to this county 1854.
        Wells S N, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Breeder of Magie hogs. Came from Colorado to this county 1875.
        Weston John, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, four miles north of Lordís Ferry; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Westbrook A J, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Grandview road; post office, Muscatine. Owns twelve hundred and fifty acres land. Raises Durham cattle, Berkshire hogs and fine Facks. Was born in New York 1838; came to Iowa 1858.
        Wertz Frank, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, two miles south of Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred and thirty acres land.
        Whisler Charles, farmer.
Resides eight and one-half miles from the city, on Pine Creek road; post office, Muscatine. Owns sixty-two acres land.
        White James, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, on Iowa City road; one mile and a quarter from West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and sixty-five acres land. Was born in Ireland; came to this county 1866.
        White John, farmer.
Resides nine and one-half miles from the city, on cross road north of Hoops road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Was born in England 1821; came to this county 1858.
        Whitten Samuel, farmer.
Resides one mile and a half from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Rents three acres land from Dr D W Gray.
        Wiggins L G, farmer.
Resides twenty-two miles from the city, two and one-half miles from West Liberty, on old State road; post office, West Liberty. Owns four hundred and seventy-eight acres land. Breeder of Grade Stock. Was born in Ohio 1830; came to this county 1853.
        Wiggins Samuel, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Batty road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and forty acres land. Born in Ireland 1833; came to Iowa 1850.
        White S W, farmer.
Resides four and one-half miles from the city, on Slough Bridge road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land. Born in Pennsylvania 1811; came to this county 1865.
        Wiker John, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city three and one-half miles from West Liberty, on Brownís Ferry road; post office, West Liberty. Owns thirty-five acres land. Born in Pennsylvania 1820; came to this county 1857.
        Wilson James, farmer and stock raiser.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, two and one-half miles from West Liberty, on old State roan; post office West Liberty. Owns six hundred acres land, and a herd of seventy head of fine bred cattle. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Born in Ireland 1850; came to this county 1876.
        Wilson T R, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, three miles from Atalissa, on Brownís Ferry road; post office, West Liberty. Owns fifty acres land. Born in New Hampshire 1828; came to this county 1872.
        Wilson Matt, farmer.
Resides twenty-one miles from the city, five and one-half miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Wilson Albert, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, on Stewart road, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Rents forty acres land from Wells. Came from Ohio to this county 1875.
Wilson James, farmer. Resides seven miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and thirty-one acres of land. Breeder of Berkshire hogs and Grade cattle. Came from Ohio to this county 1850.
        Wilson Charles, farmer.
Resides eight miles from the city, on Dickerson road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land. Breeder of half blooded Short Horns, and Berkshire and Poland China hogs. Came from Ohio to this county 1858.
        Will C, farmer.
Resides ten and one-half miles from the city, two and one-half miles from Moscow, on Moscow road; post office, Moscow. Owns sixty acres land.
        Will J A, farmer and stock raiser.
Resides ten miles from the city, on Hoops road; post office, Muscatine. Owns four hundred and eighty acres land. Stock raiser and dealer. Born in Pennsylvania 1836; came to this county 1845.
        Williams W G, farmer.
Resides three-fourths of a mile from the city, on the Island; post office, Muscatine. Owns ninety acres land. Born in Virginia 1842.
        Williams Jasper, farmer.
Resides five and one-half miles from the city, on Slough road; post office, Muscatine. Owns two hundred acres land. Born in Ohio 1839; came to Iowa 1843.
        Williams P B, farmer.
Resides two and one-half miles from the city, on Iowa City road; post office, Muscatine. Rents twenty-five acres land from Mrs. Cole. Breeder of Poland China hogs. Emigrated from Alabama to this county 1876.
        Wilkins Charles, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, three miles west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Wilds A B, farmer.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Lordís Ferry road; post office Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.
        Wilds J B, farmer.
Resides six and one-half miles from the city, quarter of a mile north of Lordís Ferry; post office, Muscatine. Owns six acres land. Born in Ohio 1823; came to Iowa 1862.
        Wildasen George, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, one mile and a half south of Wilton, on State road; post office, Wilton. Born in Pennsylvania 1842; came to Iowa 1850.
        Wilhelm Nich, farmer.
Resides nine miles from the city, on Pine Creek road; post office, Muscatine. Owns forty acres land.
        Wilgus L, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, three and one-half from West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land. Born in Pennsylvania 1841; come to this county 1855.
        Wilkinson George R, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, two miles from Atalissa, on Moscow road; post office, Atalissa. Owns two hundred and twenty acres land. Was born in Pennsylvania; came to this county 1855.
        Windel M, farmer.
Resides twelve miles from the city, one mile and a half from Wilton, on cross road, between Tipton and Graded roads; post office, Wilton. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Winnemore Thomas, farmer.
Resides three and one-half miles from the city, on north side of Sherffy road; post office, Muscatine.
        Wintermute A H, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Wintermute B K, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, on Telegraph road; post office, Melpine. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Windus T G, farmer.
Resides seventeen and one-half miles from the city, five and one-half miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Wise George, farmer.
Resides twenty-two and one-half miles from the city, four and one-half miles from West Liberty on West Liberty road; post office West Liberty. Owns eighty acres land. Born in Prussia 1826; came to this county 1856.
        Wolf John, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, three miles from Stockton, on new Telegraph road; post office, Stockton. Rents sixty acres land from C W Norton. Was born in Germany 1835; came to this county 1870.
        Wolf Chris, farmer.
Resides fourteen miles from the city, half a mile south of Telegraph road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Wolf C, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, five miles south of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Woods F, farmer.
Resides sixteen and one-half miles from the city, three and one-half miles from West Liberty, on County Line road; post office, West Liberty. Owns fifty acres land. Was born in England 1833; came to this county 1874.
        Wood C P, farmer.
Resides five miles from the city, on cross road, between old Telegraph and Graded roads; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and forty-two acres land. Was born in Virginia 1822; came to this county 1853.
        Wood Gilbert H, farmer and cattle breeder.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Lucas Grove road; post office, Muscatine. Owns three hundred and sixty-seven acres land. Breeder of Bashaw and Mambrino horses. Introduced the first herd of Short-Horn cattle in this county from Ohio. Mr Gilbert was for twenty years a prominent railroad contractor; built one hundred miles of the Marietta & Cincinnati Railroad, and different railroads through the State of New York. Was born in Worcester county, Massachusetts, 1816; came to this county 1855. Was elected to the State senate in 1874.
        Wood R, farmer.
Resides eighteen miles from the city, five miles southwest of West Liberty; post office, West Liberty. Owns one hundred and thirty acres land. Was born in Ohio 1820; immigrated to this county 1858.
        Worthing Ed, farmer.
Resides eleven miles from the city, on Blue Grass road; post office, Pleasant Prairie. Owns eighty acres land.
        Wright W, farmer.
Resides fifteen and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a half west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Coneville. Rents ninety-five acres land from R Lord.
        Wright W P Jr, farmer.
Resides thirteen and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a half from Pine Mills, on Blue Grass road; post office, Pine Mills. Rents forty acres land from John Clark.
        Wright W P Sr.
Resides thirteen and one-half miles from the city, one mile and a half from Pine Mills, on blue Grass road; post office, Pine Mills. Owns forty acres land. Has coal bank on farm. Was born in Cumberland county, Ky., 1824; immigrated to Iowa 1836. Mrs. Clark was born in North Carolina; immigrated to Iowa 1846.
        Wunderlich H, farmer.
Resides ten miles from the city, on Pine Creek road; post office, Muscatine. Owns eighty acres land.

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        Yealey Frank, farmer.
Resides nineteen miles from the city, three miles west of Nichols Station; post office, Nichols Station. Owns one hundred and sixty acres land.
        Young James, farmer.
Resides fifteen miles from the city, between Wilton and Durant; post office, Durant. Owns one hundred acres land.
        Young F C, farmer.
Resides six miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Owns one hundred and fourteen acres land.
        Young J C & J J, farmers.
Resides seven miles from the city, on Graded road; post office, Muscatine. Rent one hundred and sixty acres land from Anderson Campbell.
        Younkin Elijah, farmer.
Resides sixteen miles from the city, two miles west of Lordís Ferry; post office, Coneville. Owns one hundred and twenty acres land.
        Younkin W, farmer.
Resides seventeen miles from the city, two miles west of Lordís Ferry, three and one-half miles south of Nichols Station; post office, Coneville. Owns sixty-five acres land.

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