Madison County History and Genealogy

History and Genealogy



1860 Stokes Township Mortality Schedule

[These were transcribed from the original sheets filled out by the enumerator. Some of the names are a guestimate. Thanks to Garnet Barton for transcribing these records.]

SCHEDULE 3.-Persons who Dies during the year ending 1st June, 1860, in Stokes Township in the county of Madison, State of Ohio, enumerated by me, J.S. Hume, Ass't Marshal.

  1. NAME OF EVERY PERSON WHO DIED during the year ending 1st June, 1860, whose usual place at the time of death was in this family.
  2. Age.
  3. Sex.
  4. Color. White, black or mulatto.
  5. Free or Slave.
  6. Married or Widowed.
  7. PLACE OF BIRTH, Naming the State, Territory, or Country.
  8. THE MONTH in which the person died.
  9. PROFESSION, OCCUPPATION, OR TRADE.
  10. DISEASE OR CAUSE OF DEATH.
  11. NUMBER OF DAYS ILL.
1 Alometia J. Baldwin 7 F       Ohio Oct   Croup 7
2 George Linson 1 M       Ohio Oct   Flux 8
3 Mary Hayes 11 F       Ohio Aug   Purt S. Throat (Putrid Sore Throat) 8
4 Harris Huffman 21 M       Ohio Oct   H. Pleuary 4

Whole No of Deaths in Stokes Township is 4.

REMARKS: Water good. Principally Limestone. Timber, Burr, Oak, White Oak, Pinoler, Hickory & Black Walmart. Soil principally Black Loam adapted to Grass.