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1883 Jay County Civil War Pensioners
by Rhonda Hill
reformatted by Jim Cox


Name of Pensioner Address Cause  Rate Allowance Cert. No.
Albright, Perry J Dunkirk amp.gt.toe l.ft $6.00 Apr., 1865 40,838
Albright, Philip H Dunkirk asthma $4.00 Mar., 1882 220,127
Armantroup, Daniel Bryant injury to abdomen $6.00    - - - -  98,946
Arnbrasher, Wm. H Portland g.s.wd.rt.shoulder $6.00 Dec., 1877 150,016
Arthur, Christopher S Portland chr.diarrh $25.00 Jan., 1872 115,134
Ashley, George R Portland g.s.wd.rt.chest $8.00    - - - -  57,056
Badders, James S Portland chr.diarrh $4.00 Oct., 1882 219,631
Bailey, James P Jordan w.l.hip $6.00    - - - -  104,092
Bailey, Mary J Pennville mother $8.00 Aug., 1866 80,972
Barr, John H Kit inj.of breast $6.00    - - - -  107,352
Beck, Geo. W Dunkirk g.s.w.mouth $6.00    - - - -     - - - - 
Bell, Ann M Redkey widow $10.00 Nov., 1868 120,995
Bell, Lewis J Portland inflam. r.knee $8.00 Sept., 1867 76,447
Bergman, John A Portland g.s.w.r.lung $8.00    - - - -  87,945
Bergman, Peter Portland wd.l.arm  $8.00    - - - -  82,815
Binegar, James W Portland g.s.wd.l.groin $4.00 Jan., 1873 120,904
Birrer, Sarah Portland widow $8.00 Apr., 1874 164,632
Bonnel, Lewis B Portland dis.eye  $3.00 Feb., 1876 137,760
Bosworth, Thomas Portland chr.diarrh $8.00    - - - -  117,149
Boyer, John C Portland chr.diarrh $4.00 Oct., 1880 177,241
Bridgford, Abigail Portland widow 1812 $8.00 June, 1881 31,803
Brown, John J Jordan wd.l.hand $4.00 Oct., 1879 162,939
Burr, Susanna Jordan widow 1812 $8.00 Jan., 1880 28,411
Cain, Jonathan Bryant aphonia & l.voice $8.00    - - - -  18,325
Carle, George O Dunkirk injury to abdomen $6.00 May, 1871 110,468
Cartwright, Nancy Pennville mother $8.00 Mar., 1871 148,437
Chalfant, Sarah Portland widow 1812 $8.00 June, 1879 25,011
Clark, Curtis H Portland dis.of abdominal viscera $8.50 Jan., 1882 201,960
Cline, Ephraim S Balbec chr diarr $12.00    - - - -  130,240
Collett, Mathew L Portland wd.rt.foot $6.00    - - - -  91,015
Confer, Peter Balbec chr.rheu $4.00 Sept., 1880 174,218
Cox, Richard Pennville g.s.w.chest $6.00    - - - -  136,181
Craig, Hannah Dunkirk widow $8.00 May, 1869 129,286
Craig, Riley H Portland g.s.wd.rt.foot $6.00    - - - -  30,253
Crisler, James A Greene chr.diarr.& gen.debil $10.00    - - - -  118,828
Crist, George Redkey g.s.wd.lft.shoul $6.00    - - - -  129,202
Crum, Martha A Portland widow $8.00    - - - -  1,295
Curts, Sarah A Dunkirk widow $8.00 July, 1869 132,384
Dakin, Nancy Powers widow $8.00 Mar., 1871 148,855
Dayton, William W Dunkirk g.s.wd.abdomen $6.00 Oct., 1878 155,866
Deardorf, Hannah R Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  57,354
Delph, Fountain Dunkirk g.s.w.l. wrist $3.00 Mar., 1872 115,958
Donart, Joshua Bryant inj.to back, head, & sh $6.00    - - - -  163,430
Duckett, Ruth Portland widow $8.00 Feb., 1868 107,903
Erskine, John Redkey var.veins rt.leg $4.00 Aug., 1880 171,909
Evans, Wesley J Redkey wd.chin $8.00    - - - -  74,597
Farber, Custis C Portland chr.diarrh $6.00 Aug., 1879 161,924
Fickle, Wm. T Salamonia chro.diarrh. & dis.lungs $4.00 Oct., 1880 177,006
Fires, Thomas Redkey surv. 1812 $8.00 Oct., 1871 6,208
Force, William H Portland l.sight rt.eye $4.00 July, 1882 214,998
Frazee, Isaac N Portland inj.lft.leg $4.00    - - - -  118,021
Freshwater, Jacob Salamonia w.r.thigh $4.00    - - - -  122,546
Geiger, Abriam Portland wd.rt.arm $4.00 Dec., 1868 90,965
Geiger, John Pennville wd.l.leg $8.00    - - - -  26,011
Gibson, James P Pennville var.veins b.legs $6.00 Feb., 1882 202,978
Gilbert, John Portland dis.eyes $4.00 Mar., 1882 205,644
Gillum, Ellen Portland widow $8.00    - - - -  112,990
Gilpen, Levi L Portland g.s.wd.rt.arm $8.00 Apr., 1865 40,932
Gord, Jacob Y Mills' Corners w.l.hip $8.00    - - - -  65,225
Gray, Emery L Pennville g.s.wd.rt.hand $6.00    - - - -  99,783
Green, Richard A Portland scurvy & l.dis.l $10.00    - - - -  85,156
Green, Sarah A Westchester widow $8.00    - - - -  34,949
Haffner, William R Bryant part.loss ind.fing.l.hd $2.00 Nov., 1882 220,698
Hammitt, James M Mills' Corners scurvy & res $8.00 Apr., 1882 207,116
Harmmons, Robert T Portland l.rt.arm ab.elbow $24.00    - - - -  56,660
Harrison, David C Redkey abscess $8.00 Feb., 1868 89,319
Hartman, Catharine Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  80,977
Hartman, Jemima Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  84,665
Henrisce, Christian New Mt. Pleasant dis.lungs $8.00    - - - -  130,765
Heuiser/Heniser,  John New Mt. Pleasant dis.lungs $2.00 Dec., 1882 221,841
Hevland, Elijah Dunkirk wd.rt.leg $2.00 Mar., 1882 204,844
Hiatt, John Portland g.s.w.rt.hand $2.00 May, 1873 123,323
Hill, Moses J Portland w.r.thigh $2.00 July, 1873 123,858
Hodge, Mary Portland widow $8.00 Jan., 1881 31,154
Hoover, Edwin Dunkirk wd.l.arm $4.00 Jan., 1881 181,820
Hoover, James M Pennville var.veins & ul.lft.leg $6.00    - - - -  34,203
Houk, Clissa Pennville widow $8.00    - - - -  74,224
Hull, Eliza A Portland widow $8.00    - - - -  16,352
Hutchins, Alexander Salamonia g.s.w.rt.arm $8.00    - - - -  67,535
Hutchins, Henry C Portland chr.diarrh.& res $6.00    - - - -  161,410
Hutzler, Wm. M Portland chr.diarrh $4.00 Sept., 1880 173,739
Hyde, Wm Pennville debil., res.mal.pois $2.00 Mar., 1882 204,028
Jelleff, Elizabeth Westchester mother $8.00 Aug., 1869 98,886
Johnson, John L Portland injury to abdomen $8.00    - - - -  125,943
Jones, Mary Redkey mother $8.00    - - - -  170,702
Kirby, Henry Bryant g.s.w.rt.leg $4.00 Oct., 1874 130,309
Kirkby, John Bryant w.rt.shoulder $6.00    - - - -  63,405
Kunce, Henry Bluff Point dis.of heart $4.00 Nov., 1882 221,461
Kunce, Sarah A Portland widow $8.00    - - - -  15,006
Lanning, Robert Pennville chr.diarrh $4.00 June, 1882 213,642
Lemasters, Luman W Salamonia wd.l.breast $14.00    - - - -  33,329
Lemosters, Wm. W Pennville wd.rt.arm, dis.shoul $18.00    - - - -  11,253
Lewis, Joseph Pennville chr.diarrh $7.50 Mar., 1878 151,846
Lewis, Mary New Corydon widow $8.00    - - - -  63,193
Lewis, Thomas G Pennville wd.l.shoulder 5.33  1/3    - - - -  21,176
Long, Elizabeth Bluff Point widow $8.00    - - - -  82,117
Long, Margaret J Greene mother $8.00 May, 1866 72,233
Lonx, John New Corydon wd.l.thigh $6.00    - - - -  70,722
Louk, Wm. K Portland g.s.wd.l.index finger $2.00 Jan., 1882 200,454
Lutes, Thomas M. C Portland dis.lungs $24.00    - - - -  120,106
Maitten, Nancy A Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  31,013
Manson, John Portland rheu. & dis.of abd.vis $6.00 Oct., 1880 176,370
Mason, George W Portland chr.rheum $2.00 Oct., 1873 125,379
Mason, James A Portland g.s.wd.both lungs $18.00    - - - -  89,598
Maxwell, James S Portland g.s.w.l.thigh $8.00    - - - -  116,535
May, Charlotte Boundary widow $8.00 Jan., 1868 106,644
McArthur, Benj. D Portland chr.diarrh $6.00 Mar., 1881 184,459
McCoy, Martha M. B Pennville widow $8.00 Apr., 1868 110,918
McLaughlin, John S Portland gen'l debility $6.00    - - - -  103,800
McLellan, Mary E Bryant widow $8.00    - - - -  75,172
McLoughlin, John Salamonia wd.rt.shoulder $6.00    - - - -  39,738
Meed, Nancy A Portland mother $8.00 June, 1868 114,487
Meeker, Norton A Portland wd.l.hand $6.00 Sept., 1868 93,072
Metzer, John A Portland wd.rt.elbow $6.00    - - - -  69,196
Metzner, William F Bryant wd.rt.thigh $6.00 Oct., 1867 85,856
Miles, Jacob T Bryant loss r.eye $4.00 June, 1880 170,443
Mitchell, Samuel Portland contraction toes $18.00    - - - -  35,015
Morrical, Mahlon Portland frac.rt.carpus $18.00    - - - -  45,709
Mumford, Mary J Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  45,107
Nichols, Mary Portland mother $8.00 Jan., 1872 155,693
Parker, David H Dunkirk loss l. arm $24.00    - - - -  37,780
Perdue, Joshua B Portland lumbago $4.00    - - - -  23,791
Poling, Ezra Portland g.s.wd.rt.ankle $4.00 June, 1882 214,128
Porter, Rebecca Pennville widow 1812 $8.00 Oct., 1879 27,347
Powers, Joseph B New Mt. Pleasant lame l.ankle $4.00 Sept., 1868 92,836
Pugh, John H. H Balbec g.s wd.l.side $10.00    - - - -  114,497
Racer, James Dunkirk g.s.wd.l.thigh & lit.fin $4.00 Jan., 1882 674
Racer, Thomas Redkey surv. 1812 $8.00 Sept., 1871 4,694
Read, Samuel W Mills' Corners g.s.w.lower jaw $2.00 June, 1882 212,934
Record, Lewis Salamonia loss rt.arm $24.00    - - - -  85,588
Reed, Hezekiah New Corydon chr.diarr $4.00 Mar., 1866 60,520
Roberts, Allen W Redkey l.lt.arm $18.00    - - - -  42,281
Robinson, Wm Portland dis.heart $4.00 Feb., 1880 164,727
Saulsbury, Hannah Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  39,919
Schlosser, Sarah A Pennville mother $8.00 Aug., 1868 117,416
Seiss, John A Portland g.s.w.r.leg $4.00 July, 1873 124,202
Semans, Benj. F Dunkirk w.l.arm $4.00    - - - -  92,628
Shanks, Stephen B. H Portland dis.lungs, wd.side $15.00    - - - -  96,396
Shannon, Samuel W Portland inj.rt.hip $2.00 Jan., 1882 202,016
Shatto, Adam Dunkirk g.s.wd.l.hip $4.00 Nov., 1882 221,174
Sherman, Ann Portland mother $8.00 Jan., 1868 106,391
Shirk, William Dunkirk g.s.wd.l.leg $3.00 Feb., 1871 107,798
Siders, Eliza J Pennville widow $8.00 Sept., 1866 82,409
Siders, Joshua Redkey dis.eyes' $10.00    - - - -  117,904
Snyder, Henry H New Corydon wd.l.foot $6.00 Jan., 1866 55,930
Somers, Margaret L Pennville widow $8.00    - - - -  100,401
Stanathan, Wm Collett chr.diarr $8.00 Nov., 1870 106,714
Stanley, Cyrus Portland var.veins, res.wd.hip $18.00    - - - -  18,311
Stanton, Lucy H Portland widow $26.00    - - - -  178,026
Steen, Elizabeth Bryant widow 1812 $8.00 Nov., 1878 11,976
Stone, Samson M Portland inj.l.hip $4.00 July, 1877 146,859
Strain, Hugh M Bryant g.s.w.knee & res $4.00 July, 1877 147,378
Sutton, John Dunkirk debility & chro.diarr $8.00    - - - -  107,760
Swank, George Jordan inj.r.hip $2.00 Feb., 1882 202,465
Tate, Charles T Portland wd.l.thigh $6.00    - - - -  166,817
Taylor, Casander Dunkirk widow $8.00    - - - -  94,426
Throp, Tunis W Portland g.s.w.l.knee $4.00 May, 1871 110,497
Tucker, Alvah J Portland g.s.w.rt.arm $4.00 Feb., 1882 203,066
Walker, Elizabeth M Portland mother $8.00 Feb., 1868 108,891
Walker, Missouri J Pennville widow $8.00    - - - -  22,236
Walters, John Dunkirk wd.both thighs $4.00 June, 1881 191,967
Waters, Horace P Dunkirk wd.l.side $8.00 June, 1868 91,501
Wedsker, Isabella New Mt. Pleasant widow 1812 $8.00 Sept., 1880 30,529
West, Elisha B Boundary wd.l.thigh $18.00    - - - -  76,027
Wilkinson, Joseph H Portland dis.rt.hip joint $2.00    - - - -  54,969
Wilkinson, Samuel R Portland g.s.w.lft.ankle $6.00    - - - -  107,204
Williams, Mary A Salamonia widow $8.00    - - - -  75,628
Williams, Samuel L Redkey g.s.wd.rt.arm & lft.hip $6.00 Nov., 1870 106,605
Williamson, Andrew J Redkey g.s.wd.head $8.00    - - - -  34,740
Wilson, Frederick S Redkey dis.eyes' $2.00 Oct., 1870 105,733
Wilson, George W Pennville g.s.w.rt.thigh $6.00 July, 1871 112,114
Wright, Hannah M Dunkirk widow $8.00 May, 1868 113,378
Wright, Harriet P Pennville widow 1812 $8.00 Apr., 1879 23,391

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