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A. T. ANDREAS
ILLUSTRATED HISTORICAL ATLAS-1875
PATRONS LIVING IN SHELBY COUNTY, IOWA

1875 Shelby County Map

CASS TOWNSHIPCLAY TOWNSHIPDOUGLAS TOWNSHIP
FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIPGREELEY TOWNSHIPGROVE TOWNSHIP
HARLAN TOWNSHIPJACKSON TOWNSHIPJEFFERSON TOWNSHIP
LINCOLN TOWNSHIPMONROE TOWNSHIPPOLK TOWNSHIP
SHELBY TOWNSHIPUNION TOWNSHIPWASHINGTON TOWNSHIP
WESTPHALIA TOWNSHIPMISC, TOO LATES--CASS TOWNSHIP

Harlan Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Bayer, F. A. Harlan Physician Livingston Co., N. Y. 1868 Harlan
Bishop, H. M. Harlan Drayman Otsego County, N. Y. 1864 Harlan
Billeter, P. Section 8 Farmer Grant County, Ky. 1856 Harlan
Barton, Merrills Section 9 Farmer Chautauqua Co., N.Y. 1864 Harlan
Baughn, Harman Section 8 Farmer Fayette Co., Ohio 1858 Harlan
Booth, N. Section 9 Farmer London, England 1871 Harlan
Baughn, W. L. Section 8 Farmer Fayette Co., Ohio 1858 Harlan
Cass, R. Harlan Architect and Builder Chautauqua Co., N.Y. 1854 Harlan
Chichester, E. Jr. Section 6 Farmer Suffolk Co., N. Y. 1870 Harlan
Caldwell, T. J. Section 10 Farmer and; Stock Dealer Hancock Co., Indiana 1853 Harlan
Chance, W. P. Section 19 Farmer Grant Co., Indiana 1853 Harlan
Chatburn, J. W. Harlan Flouring Mill England 1850 Harlan
DeSilva, J. W. Harlan Attorney at Law Schoharie Co., N. Y. 1869 Harlan
Davis, W. J. Section 19 Farmer Portage Co., Ohio 1860 Harlan
Dickinson, H. A. Section 8 Farmer Kent Co., England 1865 Harlan
Frost, L. D. Harlan Drugs, Groceries and Ntns Monroe Co., Ohio 1853 Harlan
Forrest, James Section 19 Farmer Meigs Co., Ohio 1875 Harlan
Griffith, W. H, Harlan Carpenter and Builder Lancaster Co., Pa. 1852 Harlan
Gish, David Section 3 Farmer and Physician Roanoke Co., Va. 1858 Harlan
Gish, J. P. Section 2 Farmer Roanoke Co., Va. 1858 Harlan
Goodyear, B. W. Section 27 Farmer Elkhart Co., Indiana 1860 Harlan
Graves, Horace Section 24 Farmer Jo-Daviess Co., Ill. 1869 Harlan
Holcomb, A. F. Section 18 Recorder LaGrange Co., Ind. 1870 Harlan
Holcomb, H. C. Section 7 Deputy Auditor Essex Co., N. Y. 1853 Harlan
Humphreys, J. B. Section 4 Farmer Carter Co., Tenn. 1853 Harlan
Jackson, Joseph Harlan "Harlan House" Columbiana Co., Ohio 1854 Harlan
Long, J. M. Section 18 Farmer Shelby Co., Ky. 1856 Harlan
Louis, J. H. Harlan County Auditor Union Co., Pa. 1866 Harlan
Longcor, P. H. Harlan Dealer in Boots, Shoes, Harness and Groceries Athens Co., Ohio 1855 Harlan
Mastick, B. B. Harlan Agricultural Implements Geauga Co., Ohio 1870 Harlan
Miles, John T. Section 11 Farmer Chester Co., Pa. 1871 Harlan
Miller, J. J. Section 13 Farmer Germany 1857 Harlan
McIntosh, F. H. Harlan Editor and Publ'r Herald Blair Co., Pa. 1852 Harlan
Nance, F. M. Harlan Furniture and Undertking Floyd Co., Indiana 1864 Harlan
Newby, James Section 17 Farmer Pasquotank Co., N. C. 1866 Harlan
Polling, Martin Section 24 Farmer Barbour Co., West Va. 1842 Harlan
Ross, George D. Harlan Harlan Livery, Co. Cl'k & c. Jefferson Co., N. Y. 1872 Harlan
Stutsman, J. B. Harlan General Merchandise Montgomery Co., Oh. 1848 Harlan
Stamm, A. N. Harlan Deputy Sheriff & Nursery Columbia Co., Pa. 1852 Harlan
Sunderland, L. D. Section 4 Farmer Fayette Co., Ohio 1842 Harlan
Stutzman, Jacob Section 23 Farmer Wayne Co., Ohio 1856 Harlan
Swinehart, George Section 12 Farmer Summit Co., Ohio 1857 Harlan
Smith, R. M. Harlan Physician and Surgeon Coshocton Co., Ohio 1865 Harlan
Wood, H. L. Section 18 Ed. and Publ'r of Record Fairfield Co., Conn. 1865 Harlan
Wyland, C. J. Harlan Co. Treasurer and Farmer Elkhart Co., Indiana 1861 Harlan
Wyland, D. M. Harlan Dealer in Real Estate Elkhart Co., Indiana 1861 Harlan
Wyland, William Harlan General Merchandise Mercer Co., Ohio 1856 Harlan
Wood, Thomas Harlan General Merchandise Fairfield Co., Conn. 1865 Harlan
Worts, D. C. Harlan State Agt. of Bible Society Cumberland Co., Pa. 1857 Harlan
Wyland, S. Section 26 Farmer Elkhart Co., Indiana 1870 Harlan
Wyland, Washingt'n Section 34 Farmer and Co. Surveyor Mercer Co., Ohio 1857 Harlan


Fairview Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Beckley, Horace Section 9 Farmer and Co. Supervisor Otsego Co., N. Y. 1873 Avoca
Bunge, John Section 32 Farmer Hanover, Germany 1871 Avoca
Bunnell, B. L. Section 23 Farmer Portage Co., Ohio 1852 Avoca
Brown, Japheth Section 35 Farmer Monmouth Co., N. J. 1870 Avoca
Curtis, Samuel R. Section 17 Farmer Warren Co., Ill. 1871 Avoca
Carter, W. A. Section 10 Farmer Wayne Co., Indiana 1838 Avoca
Caldwell, W. H. Section 9 Farmer Hancock Co., Indiana 1853 Avoca
Hayward, George Section 10 Farmer Scott Co., Iowa 1838 Avoca
Johnson, Rev. A. Section 32 Farmer Ontario Co., N. Y. 1865 Avoca
Jones, George H. Section 18 Farmer Belknap Co., N. H. 1869 Avoca
Klauer, J. W. Section 22 Farmer Berlin, Prussia 1867 Avoca
Lee, Henry   Farmer Blount Co., Tenn. 1856 Avoca
McDonald, Thomas Section 4 Farmer Ennis, Shannon, Irel'nd 1867 Avoca
Ruffcorn, W. H. Section 15 Farmer Ashland Co., Ohio 1857 Avoca
Scheel, August Section 30 Farmer Holstein, Germany 1853 Avoca
Schmidt, Charles Section 34 Farmer Prussia 1859 Avoca
Waterbury, Lewis Section 16 Farmer Onondaga Co., N. Y. 1845 Avoca


Jackson Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Boyd, J. R. Section 6 Farmer Charter Co., Tenn. 1855 Harlan
Moore, H. A. Section 7 Farmer Appanoose Co., Iowa 1855 Harlan
Meyers, Eliab Section 6 Farmer Waterloo Co., C. W. 1870 Harlan
McQueen, George Section 8 Farmer Carroll Co., Ohio 1856 Harlan
Sweat, A. R. Section 6 Farmer Geauga Co., Ohio 1845 Harlan
Sweat, L. Section 6 Farmer and Sheriff Geauga Co., Ohio 1845 Harlan
Philson, J. H. Section 7 Farmer Somerset Co., Pa. 1868 Harlan


Douglas Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Buckman, A. N. Section 18 Supt. Co. Schools Buck Co.,  Pa. 1868 Harlan
Douglas, E. Section 31 Farmer Delaware Co.,  N. Y. 1867 Harlan
Harris, J. C. Section 36 Farmer Tuscarawas Co., O. 1865 Harlan
Kimball, C. J. Section 10 Farmer Lawrenceburg, Ind. 1865 Harlan
Peerman, T. F. Section 21 Farmer Campbell Co., Va. 1868 Harlan
Wyland, T. J. Section 36 Farmer Elkhart Co., Indiana 1861 Harlan
Young, Wm. Section 10 Farmer Washington Co., Pa. 1869 Harlan


Lincoln Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Anderson, John Section 15 Farmer Fluvanna Co., Va. 1870 Harlan
Bacon, Wm. A. Section 7 Farmer Cayuga Co., N. Y. 1874 Harlan
Goreham, W. M. Section 17 Farmer St Lawrence Co., N. Y. 1861 Harlan
Harvey, James Section 25 Farmer Sussex Co., Eng. 1857 Harlan
Hathaway, T. M. Section 25 Farmer Darke County, Ohio 1865 Harlan
Hardman, J. C.   Farmer South Wales 1871 Harlan
Johnsen, J. G. Section 21 Farmer Norway 1874 Harlan
Johanesen, Martin   Farmer Norway 1869 Harlan
Livingston, A. S. Section 25 Farmer Washngton Co., N. Y. 1864 Harlan
Long, J. L. Section 13 Farmer Hendricks Co., Ind. 1865 Harlan
Pool, S. G. Section 23 Farmer Delaware Co., O. 1870 Harlan
Paulk, J. W.   Farmer Hanover, Germ'ny 1865 Harlan
Pierce, George D.   Farmer Montgomery Co., In. 1857 Shelby
Ramsay, J. O. Section 36 Farmer Harford Co., Md. 1873 Harlan
Soesbe, Daniel Section 22 Farmer Michigan 1839 Harlan
Stamm, E. L. Section 16 Farmer Columbia Co., Pa. 1852 Harlan
Stevens, Ira Section 31 Farmer Wyoming Co., N. Y. 1870 Shelby
Vaughn, E. J. Section 18 Farmer Renfrew Co., C. W. 1865 Harlan
Watland, Jacob Section 17 Farmer Norway 1868 Harlan


Grove Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Benjamin, Daniel Section 29 Farmer Terrehaute, Ind. 1859 Dunlap
Barr, Alex Section 36 Farmer Jefferson Co., Pa. 1854 Shelbyville
Culver, C. C. Section 18 Farmer Hartford Co., Conn. 1856 Manteno
Doyle, Michael Section 23 Farmer Wexford Co., Ir'lnd 1846 Manteno
Ford, Robert Section 18   Gloucestershire, E. 1871 Manteno
Holcomb, Z. B. Section 23 Farmer Essex Co., N. Y. 1852 Manteno
Hinkle, Joseph Section 32 Farmer North'mt Co., Pa. 1858 Manteno
Howorth, Daniel Section 18 Farmer Lancashire, England 1854 Manteno
Holcomb, O. E. Section 11 Farmer Essex Co., N. Y. 1853 Manteno
Lake, D. R. Section 16 Farmer and Saw Mill Vinton Co., Ohio 1852 Manteno
McCord, Alex Section 10 Farmer N. Y. City 1846 Manteno
McIntosh, John A. Section 16 Farmer Logan Co., Ky. 1842 Manteno
Reed, Wm. W. Section 18 General Merchndise Cheshire Co., N. H. 1850 Manteno
Tingle, W. J. Section 21 Farmer Gurnsey Co., Ohio [sic Guernsey] 1870 Manteno
Young, John Section 11 Farmer Jackson Co., Tenn. 1860 Manteno


Shelby Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Collins, E. A. Section 5 "Deer Ridge" Stk Farm Highland Co., O. 1871 Avoca
Campbell, J. W. Shelby Gen'l Mdse & Drugs Franklin Co., Pa. 1870 Shelby
Clark, Rufus Section 13 Farmer Newbryport, Mass. 1867 Avoca
Edwards, W. E. Section 16 Farmer Carriganshire, S. W.
[sic Cardiganshire]
1865 Shelby
Edwards, J. E. Section 16 Farmer Carriganshire, S. W.
[sic Cardiganshire]
1865 Shelby
Heflin, S. G. Section 13 Farmer Knox Co., Illinois 1872 Avoca
Harrod, H. Shelby Gen'l Mdse & P. M. Knox Co., Ohio 1867 Shelby
Lawson, N. Section 4 Farmer Niagara Co., N. Y. 1855 Shelby
McEwen, J. P. Shelby Farmer & R'l Estate Fulton Co., N. Y. 1856 Shelby
McLaughlin, C. J. Section 4 Farmer Bedford Co., Pa. 1869 Shelby
Pierce, D. B. Section 4 Farmer Bedford Co., Pa. 1849 Shelby


Clay Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Armentrout, Geo. Section 5 Farmer Richland Co., Ohio 1872 Elkhorn
Baird, John Section 16 Farmer Grayson Co., Ky. 1842 Walnut
Brigham, G. F. Section 16 Farmer Newark, N. J. 1869 Marne
Jenson, Prof. H. Section 12 Magician Denmark 1869 Elkhorn
Kenworthy, Elisha   Farmer Cedar Co., Iowa 1842 Walnut
Perkins, L. H. Section 10 Farmer Montreal, C. E. 1870 Elkhorn
Porter, M. H. Section 20 Farmer Yorkshire, Eng. 1874 Walnut
Peterson, Peter I.   Farmer N. Schleswig, Den.k 1873 Walnut
Reeves, R. H.   Farmer Guernsey County, Ohio 1853 Walnut
Wilmarth, A. C. Section 15 Farmer Ashtabula Co., O. 1867 Walnut
Winters, T. W. Section 14 Farmer Jefferson Co., N. Y. 1867 Walnut


Monroe Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Arkwright, D. C. Section 33 Farmer Preston, Eng.d 1869 Walnut
Bliss, A. P. Section 14 Farmer Mercer Co., Pa. 1874 Walnut
Carmichael, N. Section 6 Farmer Argyle Co., Sc'tlnd 1870 Avoca
Clark, John M. Section 23 Farmer & Tp. As'r Knox Co., Tenn. 1871 Walnut
Johnston, B. Section 18 Farmer St. Lawrnce Co., N. Y. 1851 Harlan
McClure, Samuel H. Section 18 Farmer Grant Co., Ind. 1873 Avoca
Oakes, Thomas M. Section 13 Blksmith and Frmer Franklin Co., Ind. 1856 Walnut
Uptegrove, Whe'lr Section 13 Farmer Yates Co., N. Y. 1875 Walnut


Jefferson Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Bell, A. L. Section 15 Farmer Montgomery Co., N. Y. 1873 Harlan
Darling, George Section 21 Farmer Franklin Co., N. Y. 1872 Harlan
Irwin, E. W. Section 31 Farmer Cambria Co., Pa. 1868 Harlan
Irwin, D. S. Section 30 Farmer Cambria Co., Pa. 1865 Harlan
Klingbeil, G. Section 16 Farmer Berlin, Prussia 1873 Harlan


Union Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Fry, Daniel Section 14 Farmer Franklin Co., Ind. 1872 Defiance
Flaugher, John C. Section 14 Farmer Washington Co., Md. 1867 Defiance
McDonald, John Section 25 Farmer Donegal Co., Ir'lnd 1870 Harlan
Spielman, J. L. Section 23 Farmer Washington Co., Md. 1869 Defiance


Westphalia Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Flusche, Emil Section 23 Farmer & Agt Col'y Westphalia, Ger. 1872 Westphalia
Kuhl, Joseph Section 21 Farmer Fondulac Co., Wis. 1856 Westphalia


Washington Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Calhoun, Charles Section 10 Farmer Yates Co., N. Y. 1875 Dunlap
Crandell, Geo. Section 26 Farmer & S'tk D'lr Hancock Co., Ill. 1850 Dunlap
Thompson, Jas. M. Section 12 Farmer Meigs Co., Ohio 1869 Dunlap


Polk Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Snyder, H. M. Section 30 Farmer Berks Co., Pa. 1856 Harlan
Sewell, Samuel Section 6 Farmer Martin Co., Pa. 1847 Harlan


Cass Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Askwith, William Section 32 Farmer Lincolnshire, En. 1868 Rock Run


Greely Township [sic Greeley]

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Tibbett, William Section 36 Farmer Cambria Co., Pa. 1868 Harlan



Transcribed from "A. T. Andreas Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Iowa" Chicago: Andreas Atlas Co., 1875, pg. 548. All townships except Cass transcribed and contributed by Phyllis A. Heller (2004). Cass Twp. transcribed by Cheryl Siebrass in September, 2018; original transcription also proofread and transcription errors corrected at this time.

MISCELLANEOUS, TOO LATES, ETC.
Cass Township

NameResidenceBusinessNativityCame to StatePost Office
Halliday, Henry Section 31 Farmer Gloucestershire, Eng. 1864 Shelby


Transcribed from "A. T. Andreas Illustrated Historical Atlas of the State of Iowa" Chicago: Andreas Atlas Co., 1875, pg. 562 by Cheryl Siebrass, September, 2018.