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1850 Lafayette Census

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

Free inhabitants in Lafayette in the County of Madison State of Ohio enumerated by me, on the 16 day of July 1850. A. Simpson Ass't Marshal

  1. Dwelling houses numbered in the order of visitation.
  2. Families numbered in the order of visitation
  3. The Name of every Person whose usual place of abode on the first day of June, 1850 was with this family
  4. Age
  5. Sex
  6. Color, White, black or mulatto
  7. Profession, Occupation, or Trade of each Male Person over 15 years of age
  8. Value of Real Estate owned
  9. Place of Birth, naming the State, Territory, or Country
  10. Married within the year
  11. Attended school within the year
  12. Persons over 20 years of age who cannot read or write
  13. Whether deaf and dumb, blind, insane, idiotic, pauper, or convict

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
1 1 Joseph H. Badley 34 M   Farmer   Ohio        
    Rachel Badley 36 F       New York        
    James A. Badley 4 M       Ohio   /    
2 2 Mary Hathaway 60 F     150 Mass        
    Adaline Hathaway 23 F     1000 Ohio        
3 3 John W. McDonald 24 M   Dagaran Artist   Ohio        
    Mary J. McDaniels 22 F       Ohio        
    Joseph F. Bowdle 34 M   Sadler   Ohio        
4 4 James S. Hume 33 M   Farmer   Ky        
    Rebecca Hume 34 F       Pennsylvannia        
    Lucella J. Hume 3 F       Ohio        
    Sarah A. Hume 11/12 F       Ohio        
5 5 James W. Martin 32 M   Laborer   Virginia        
    Mary A. Martin 27 F       Ohio        
    L.B. Martin 5 M       Ohio   /    
    E.C. Martin 3 M       Ohio   /    
    F. Martin 1 M       Ohio        
    Amelia Grun 22 F       Md        
    Susan Morse 11 F       Ohio   /    
6 6 James M. Ferguson 25 M   Sadler   Ohio        
    Margaret M. Ferguson 25 F       Ohio        
7 7 James Wright 56 M   Carpenter 500 N.C.        
    Catherine Wright 42 F       Md        
    William Wright 17 M   Laborer   Ohio   /    
    Daniel Wright 14 M       Ohio   /    
    James Wright Jr. 7 M       Ohio   /    
    Ann Miles 16 F       Ma        
    Caroline Wright 17 F       Ohio        
    Mary E. Miles 13 F       Ohio   /    
    James Ferguson 20 M   Carpenter   Ohio   /    
8 8 John Shryack 71 M   Tailor   Ohio        
    Hester A. Shryack 30 F       Ohio        
    Isah J. Shryack 29 M   Tailor   Ohio        
    Mariah Nichelson 27 F       Ohio        
    Eliza Shryack 23 F       Ohio        
    Mary A. Nickelson 5/12 F       Ohio        
9 9 Edward McCormack 31 M   Inn Keeper   Ohio        
    Adelaid McCormack 29 F       Conn        
    Emmit McCormack 3 M       Ohio   /    
    Maude McCormack 1 F       Ohio        
    Dolly M. McCormack 4/12 F       Ohio        
    Francis Miles 22 M   Laborer 150 Mas        
    Stewart Nelson 22 M   Laborer   Pa        
    Eli Tucker 22 M   Laborer   vas        
    Saphronia McMurrey 10 F       Ohio   /    
    John Lewis 18 M B Laborer   Ohio        
10 10 Jacob Snider 45 M   Blacksmith 1500 Germany        
    Cristina Snider 45 F       Germany        
    Elizabeth Snider 16 F       Ohio        
    Lafayette Snider 14 M       Ohio   /    
    Margaret Snider 11 F       Ohio   /    
    Sophia Snider 8 F       Ohio   /    
    Mary Snider 7 F       Ohio   /    
    Martha J. Snider 3 F       Ohio        
11 11 John Snider 28 M   Merchant 700 Germany        
    Henry Snider 3 M       Ohio        
12 12 Ransford Rogers 40 M   Physician 4000 N.H.        
    Ann R. Rogers 26 F       Ky        
    George E. Rogers 10 M       Ohio   /    
    Sarah Chandler 9 F       Ohio   /    
    Rudolph W. Fox 22 M   Farmer   Ohio        
13 13 Mary A. Cirtis 33 F       Ohio   /    
    Anthony Kyer 17 M   Laborer   Ohio   /    
    Emanad Kyer 15 M       Ohio   /    
    Isah Kyer 13 M       Ohio   /    
    Nathan Kyer 10 M       Ohio   /    
14 14 Gideon Coover 37 M   Shoemaker 100 Pa     1  
    Jane Coover 21 M       Ohio        
    Samuel E. Coover 2 M       Ohio        
    Ann M. Coover 2/12 F       Ohio        
15 15 David Lickliter 33 M   Farmer   Va        
    Susan Lickliter 26 F       Ohio        
    Elizabeth Lickliter 6 F       Ohio        
    Ann Lickliter 5 F       Ohio        
    Susan I. Lickliter 3 M       Ohio        
    John J. Lickliter 9/12 M       Ohio        
16 16 Joseph V. Melvin 53 M   (Hotel) Innkeeper 450 Tennesse        
    Roxa Melvin 50 F       Vt        
    Mary Melvin 17 F       Ohio   /    
    Madison Melvin 14 M       Ohio   /    
    Amanda Melvin 10 F       Ohio        
    Roxann Melvin 7 F       Ohio   /    
17 17 George Kaufman 27 M   Wagon Maker 400 Germany        
    Catherine Kaufman 24 F       Germany        
    Martin Kaufman 69 M   Laborer 500 Germany        
    Ann M. Kaufman 69 F       Germany        
    Sophia J. Kaufman 2 S       Ohio        
    Henry Kaufman 8/12 M       Ohio        
18 18 Christopher Bearbaugh 47 M   Black Smith 900 Germany        
    Catherine Bearbaugh 37 F       Germany        
    Catherine Volger 15 F       Ohio        
    Christian Volger 13 M       Mo   /    
    Caroline Volger 10 F       Ohio   /    
    William Bearbaugh 3 M       Ohio        
    Augustus Bearbaugh 2 M       Ohio        
    Benjamin Bearbaugh 5/12 M       Ohio        
19 19 Frederick Miller 70 M   Butcher 100 France        
    Mary Miller 86 F       Pa        
20 20 Sumtra Lefly 38 F       N.C.        
    Mitton Mills 11 M       Ia   /    
    Sarah Mills 5 F       Ia        
    William Seely 4 M       Ohio        
21 21 Delila Scott 44 F       Va        
    Catherine S. Scott 19 F       Ohio        
    Rachel Scott 17 F       Ohio        
    Willis Scott 16 M   Laborer   Ohio        
    Louisa Scott 15 F       Ohio   /    
    Armstrong Scott 13 M       Ohio        
    John H. Scott 11 M       Ohio        
    Andrew J. Scott 7 M       Ohio        
    Ohsen P. Scott 5 M       Ohio        
    Albert Hugby 28 M   Stage Driver   Ky        
22 22 Adam Furrow 73 M   Laborer 100 va     /  
    Susan Furrow 50 F       Va     /  
23 23 William Chaney 34 M   Physician 3400; Ohio        
    L1dia Chaney 34 F       Ohio        
    Eliza J. Chaney 10 F       Ohio   /    
    Henry M. Chaney 7 M       Ohio   /    
    Sarah A. Chaney 5 F       Ohio   /    
    Mary E. Chaney 2 F       Ohio        
    Martha C. Wilkson 20 F       Ohio        
24 24 John Suser 21 M   Farmer   Ohio        
    Harriet Suser 21 F       Ohio        
    Vandalia Suser 1/12 F       Ohio        
    Owen Chandler 11 M       Ohio   /    
25 25 James W. Tallman 48 M   Farmer   Vas        
    Margareet Tallman 37 F     1000 Ky        
    William Tallman 12 M       Ill   /    
    Sereus Tallman 8 M       Iowa   /    
    John H. Tallman 5 M       Ohio        
    Stanley W. Tallman 3 M       Ohio        
    Sarah M. Tallman 1 F       Ohio        
26 26 William Winters 72 M   Farmer 5250 Pa        
    Mary Winters 70 F       Pa        
    Lucy A. Watson 16 F       Ohio        
    Mary Watson 14 F       Ohio        
27 27 Abraham Simpson 51 M   Merchant 3560 Pa        
    Elizabeth Simpson 46 F       Ky        
    Lafayette Simpson 22 M   Merchant   Ohio        
    Sarah A. Simpson 9 F       Ohio   /    
    Elizabeth F. Simpson 6 F       Ohio   /    
    Arelins Tallman 4 M       Ohio   /    
28 28 Alexander McMurry 74 M   Farmer   Pa        
    Elenor A. McMurry 63 F       Pa        
    Alexander B. McMurry 26 M   Farmer 100 Pa        
    Eleanor Ann McMurry 23 F       Pa        
    Jonas Turpin 4 M       O        

I do hereby certify that the number of inhabitants in the in the Town of Lafayette in Deercreek Township is 147.
A. Simpson, A.M.



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