1870 Mortality Schedule, Parke County, Indiana
Persons who Died during the Year ending 1st June 1870 Sheet 50
Line 1* 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
1 217 Doty, Dora 4 months F W Indiana September Congestive Chills
2 227 Watt, Mary 82 F W W Ohio November Consumption
3 237 Barnes, Eddy 1 month M W Indiana August Unknown
4 238 Lewis, Margaret 1 month F W Indiana July Scarlet Fever
5 252 Husbands, Pauline E. 2 F W Indiana January Unknown
6 252 Husbands, Annie B. 3 F W Indiana February Spotted Fever
7 252 Husbands, Laura A. 11 F W Indiana March Spotted Fever
8 259 White, William 27 M W M Indiana June Farming Homicide Fractured Skull
9 270 Wright, John F. 14 M W Indiana November Dropsy
10 270 Wright, Wm H 1 M W Indiana March Dropsy
11 284 Cottrell, Wm C 40 M W M Indiana August Farming Congestion of Stomach
12 306 McCahan, A. 15 M W Indiana March Congestion of Brain
13 315 Wilson, John W. 35 M W M Kentucky February Farmer Consumption
14 360 Hawkins, Anna 1 month F W Indiana January Unknown
15 362 Barnes, Sarah 63 F W M Virginia September Keeping house Dyspepsia
16 367 Holeman, William 5 months M W Indiana May Whooping Cough
17 368 Barnes, John N. 16 M W Indiana January Congestive Chills
18 Raccoon Township
19 54 Jackman, James 32 M W M Indiana December Farming Consumption
20 111 Beal, Fanny K. 1 F W Indiana April Spinal Affliction
21 Union Township
22 137 Connerly, Polly 63 F W M Kentucky April Keeping house Rheumatism
23 148 Burks, Sarah E. 14 F W Indiana July Dropsy
24 180 Rhoten, Minnie 2 F W Indiana September Inflammation of Brain
25 190 Coombs, Chas W 2 M W Indiana September Drowned
26 204 Butcher, Nancy 1 F W Indiana October Cholera
27 242 Mershon, Amanda 5 months F W Indiana September Unknown
28 Jackson Township
29 32 Bridgwater, Rebecca J. 26 F W M Indiana May Keeping house Consumption
30 36 Vanzant, A. J. 24 M W Indiana August Railroad - killed by cars
31 43 Harmless, Louisa 40 F W M Indiana November Keeping house Child Birth
32 54 Todd, Ira 14 M W Indiana March Spotted Fever
33 54 Todd, Sarah A. 17 F W Indiana August House Keeping Consumption
34 60 Pruett, Scott 3 months M W Indiana March Croup
35 78 Jones, Lewis 67 M W M Wales x x November Farmer Hernia
1 Number of the family as given in 2nd column of Schedule 1 * corresponds to the family number on census
2 Name of every person who died during the year ending June 1, 1870, whose place of abode at the time of death was in this family
3 Age at last birthday. If under 1 year give months in fractions
4 Sex - Male ( M ) Female ( F )
5 Color - White ( W ), Black ( B ), Mulatto ( M ), Chinese ( Ch ), Indiana ( I )
6 Married ( M ) or Widowed ( W )
7 Place of Birth, naming the State or Territory of the U. S. or the country if of foreign birth
8 Father of foreign birth
9 Mother of foreign birth
10 The month in which the person died.
11 Profession, Occupation or trade
12 Disease or cause of death
* Some of the family numbers don't quite match up to the census. They appear to be off by about 10 numbers i.e. ( 252 is actually 262 )