1885 Lincoln County Kansas Census

Scott Township

compiled by Diana and William R. Sowers
copyright 1999

Note: The census taker did not number the dwellings and families sequentially. Each dwelling and family were given the number, 1. If more than one family lived in a dwelling the second family was indicated by the number, 2.

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Myers
Myers
Myers
Myers
Derosear
Frazee
Frazee
Frazee
Frazee
Frazee
Frazee
Frazee
Menefee
Menefee
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Pitman
Burt
Burt
Burt
Burt
Burt
Burt
Livingston
Livingston

Given Name

D. S.
Evva (Emma?)
David E.
Sa. R.
D.
Jery
R. V.
E. B.
E. G.
A. S.
L. P.
Minne
E. S.
M. A.
J. K.
M. F.
S. S.
J. D.
J. N.
W. S.
J. O.
E. F. G.
M. E.
W. H.
A. M.
E. M.
J. H.
E. M.
A. M.
N. M.
A. S.
M. A.

Age

31
21
1
22
33
33
28
7
6
4
2
3m
69
65
44
35
16
14
10
8
7
5
3
6m
50
37
13
11
2
4m
39
26

Sex

m
f
m
f
m
m
f
f
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
f
f
m
m
m
f
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
f
m
f

M/W/S

m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m

Birthplace

IA
IA
KS
IA
IA
OH
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
VA
KY
PA
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
KS
NY
MA
??
??
??
??
OH
NE

Where from

IA
IA
KS
IA
IA
IA
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
IA
IA
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
KS
MA
MA
??
??
??
??
NE
NE

?? These places were left blank. Elsewhere the census taker used ditto marks to indicate that the place of birth was the same as the place name above.

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Livingston
Livingston
Livingston
Burt
Burt
Archer
Archer
Feaks
Feaks
Guillon ?
Guillon ?
Guillon ?
Guillon ?
Peterson
Peterson
Peterson
Peterson
Nicols
Tufts
Tufts
Woodridge ?
Tufts
Tufts
Tufts
Tufts
Doyle
Doyle
Doyle
Doyle
Doyle
Bisconner
Bisconner

Given Name

W. H.
H. L.
M. J.
J. S.
M. J.
T. H.
A. M.
Thomas
Elisabeth
M. B.
Almira
W. R.
L.
John
Lucy
G. W.
Mary
L.? M.
John
E. A.
A. S.?
M. A.
B. N.
L. S.
S. E.
P. T., Sr.
C. E.
G. M.
C. E.
A. A.
W. J.
Sarah

Age

8
6
4m
48
44
27
20
29
21
37
32
12
9
55
28
24
25
3
29
31
10
6
4
2
4m
62
52
20
16
10
49
51

Sex

m
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
f
m
f
f
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
f
m
m
f

M/W/S

s
s
s
m
m
m
m
w
s
m
m
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m

Birthplace

KS
KS
KS
VT
MA
NY
IL
England
England
NH
NH
NH
NH
OH
IA
IL
IA
KS
MN
IA
IA
??
??
??
??
PA
??
??
??
NE
NY
NY

Where from

KS
KS
KS
MA
MA
MA
IL
IL
IL
NH
NH
NH
NH
IL
IA
IL
IA
KS
IL
IA
IA
??
??
??
??
NE
??
??
??
NE
IL
IL

?? These places were left blank. Elsewhere the census taker used ditto marks to indicate that the place of birth was the same as the place name above.

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Bisconner
Bisconner
Bisconner
Bisconner
Rice
Rice
Rice
Rice
Rice
Rice
Bowls
Bowls
Bowls
Hillman
Hillman
Hillman
Hillman
Hillman
Hillman
Lewis
Lewis
Lewis
Pierce
Pierce
Pierce
Pierce
Pierce
Kimble ??
Kimble ??
Kimble ??
Kimble ??
Kimble ??

Given Name

Charles
Ella
Freddy
Lewis
G. L.
M. A.
S. E.
M. D.
J. B.
C. L.
J. H.
V. M.
Robert
S.? T.
Elisabeth
M. C.
S.? W.
C. H.
V. L. C.?
D. V.
A. H.
John
J. F.
M.
T. C.
E. C.?
M. A.
Burton
Maria
Joseph
D. H.
Harley

Age

18
15
13
10
42
32
11
6
4
11m
28
18
2
36
32
10
8
4
3
68
70
15
41
18
15
13
10
53
52
25
20
15

Sex

m
f
m
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
m
f
f
m
m
f
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
m
f
m
m
m

M/W/S

s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s

Birthplace

IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IA
IA
KS
KS
KS
IN
PA
PA?
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IN
KY
IA
NJ
MO
NJ
NJ
KS
OH
OH
OH
IN
IN

Where from

IL
IL
IL
IL
IA
IA
IA
KS
KS
KS
IA
NE
NE?
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
NJ
IA
NJ
NJ
KS
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE

?? Perhaps Kimball

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Kimble **
Moris ##
Moris ##
Moris ##
Moris ##
Moris ##
Hockenberg ??
Hockenberg ??
Hockenberg ??
Hockenberg ??
Fagan
Fagan
Fagan
Fagan
Fagan
Fagan
Moler @@
Moler @@
Moler @@
Moler @@
Moler @@
Moler @@
McPherson
McPherson
McPherson
McPherson
Lewis
Lewis
Lewis
Doyle
Doyle
Doyle
Hoagland

Name

Alfred
W. D.
E. L.
F. R.
S. H.
J. H.
W. N.
Bessy
L. N.
"kid"
G. T.
Rachel
Franklin
Edwin
Essie
Myrtle
G. W.
Sarah
Alma
Ethel
Emma
Harry
C. E.
E. J.
J. B.
E. H.
Alexander
P. M.
Grace
J. M.
Effie
Ray
A. B.

Age

11
38
25
5
3
8m
26
25
2
2m
48
45
19?
13
6
4
40
40
13
10
8
8m
41
31
2
3m
33
28
4
24
18
7m
15

Sex

m
m
f
m
f
m
m
f
m
m
m
f
m
m
f
f
m
f
f
f
f
m
m
f
f
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
f

M/W/S

s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
m
m
s
m
m
s
s

Birthplace

MO
IN
IN
IN
KS
KS
KS
IL
KS?
IL
KS
IL
IL
KS
KS
IL
OH
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
OH
IN
KS
KS
IA
IL
KS
PA
IA
KS
KS

Where from

NE
WI
WI
WI
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
IL
IL
KS
KS
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
IA
IA
KS
KS
IA
IL
KS
NE
IA
KS
KS

NOTE: At one point on this page it appears that the census taker got his lines mixed up for Birth place. We have birthplaces written out as is on the sheet.
?? Ink blot covers part of surname. Could be Hochenberg, Hackenberg?
** Perhaps Kimball
## Perhaps Morris
@@ Perhaps Moller, Moeller, Muller or even Mueller?

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Hicks
Love ??
Love ??
Cass
Love??
Martchett ##
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Foulk **
Flake
Flake
Flake
Flake
Flake
Flake
Flake
Tufts
Johnston

Given Name

J. V.
Mary
Fred
Frank
W.
M. J.
S. A.
N. B.
D. D.
M.
P. M.
Willie
Rosella
J. R.
J. H.
M. A.
E. A.
W. J.
J. E.
C. R.
J. M.
F. E.
W. A.
J. M.
M. E.
J. G.
M. E.
G. W.
V. M.
F. A.
Nancy
William

Age

62
52
28
16
23
28
3
1
1
60
39
3
5m
50
33
31
10
8
7
5
4
3
1
42
38
12
8
5
4
1
62
21

Sex

m
f
m
f?
m
f
m
f
f
m
f
m
f
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
m
m
m
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
f
m

M/W/S

m
m
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
m
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
w
s

Birthplace

NY
NY
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
PA
PA
IA
KS
PA
IN
IN
IA
IA
IA
KS
IA
KS
KS
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
KS
KS
OH
Ireland

Where from

IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
KS
??
??
??
??
??
??
KS
??
KS
KS
IL
IL
IL
KS
KS
KS
KS
IL
Ireland

NOTE: Spaces in the "Where from" column are blank under KS above, giving no real indication of where these people, not born in Kansas came from.
?? Either Love or Lore.
## Perhaps Marchette.
** Either Foulk or Faulk.

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Jennings
Jennings
Jennings
Doulin ??
Doulin ??
Reinhart
Doulin ??
Doulin ??
Blair
Blair
Blair
Pleasant
Pleasant
Pleasant
Spurgeon
Spurgeon
Craft
Craft
Craft
Craft
Craft
Donovan
Lewis
Lewis
Johnston
Johnston
Lewis
King
King
King
King
King
King

Given Name

Wm E.
C. F.
Alpharetta ?
John
M. E.
A.
C. F.
L. P.
J. H.
M. J.
L. M.
G. W.
S. E.
W. M.
R. M.
I.? C.
E. J.
N. J.
N. B.
N. E.
E. A.
E. M.
H. L.
L. L.
John
Ann
Francis
S. T.?
E. C.
M. A.
G. V.
C. B.
William

Age

26
24
4
52
47
58
13
11
29
24
8
54
46
27
25
18
36
34
13
10
8
31?
23
16
65
62
3
31
26
7
5
3
5m

Sex

m
f
f
m
f
f
m
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
f
f
m
m
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
m
m

M/W/S

m
m
s
m
m
w
s
s
m
m
s
m
m
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
m
m
s
s
s
s

Birthplace

IA
MO
CO
OH
PA
PA
MO
MO
OH
IA
IA
KY
KY
KY
IN
KS
PA
IA
IA
IA
IA
MI
OH
IA
Ireland
Ireland
KS
IN
IA
KS
KS
KS
KS

Where from

IA
IA
NE
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
MI
NE
IA
Ireland
Ireland
KS
IA
IA
KS
KS
KS
KS

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
DeForest ?
DeForest ?
DeForest ?
Markely
Markely
Markely
Markely
Markely
Markely
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
Hollingsworth
McClain
McClain
Sypher
Sypher
Sypher
Sypher
Sypher
Patter ##
Patter ##
Patter ##
Patter ##
Patter ##
Norton
Norton
Norton
Norton

Given Name

C. E.
Eddy
Maud
J. E.
N. B.
L.? M.
A. J.
A. J.
H. A.
A.
M. E.
J. A.
S. T.
A. W.
M. L.?
E. C.
A. R.
J.? M.
G. W.
L. L.?
G. L.?
A. L.?
E.
J. S.
H. C.
M. L.
E. M.
J. T.
C.
M.
J. G.
Iva

Age

35?
9
6
36
33
13
11
5
2
45
44
23
21
13
11
9
25
17
33
28
8
5
1
32
28
6
3
5m
46
40
17
16

Sex

m
m
f
m
f
f
m
f
f
m
f
m
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
f
m
m
f
f
f
f
m
f
m
f

M/W/S

w
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s

Birthplace

NY
KS
KS
IL
NJ
KS
IL
KS
KS
IN
MD
IL
IL
NE
NE
NE
IL
IA
ME?
ME?
KS
KS
KS
MO
MO
KS
KS
KS
OH
IN
IA
MO

Where from

WI
KS
KS
IL
IL
KS
IL
KS
KS
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
NE
KS
KS
KS
IA
IA
KS
KS
KS
IA
IA
IA
IA

## Possibly Patton

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Norton
Norton
Petty
Petty
Lovin
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Stainbrook
Vanwinkle
Myers ##
Myers ##
Myers ##
Myers ##
Myers ##
Good
Good
Good
Good
Good
Good
Griswold
Fortune
Forest
Forest
Forest
Forest
Forest
Forest

Given Name

Electa
G. S.
Jacob
S.? M.
M.
S. S.
M.
F.
John
Bertha
Myrtle
Ira
G.? (blotted out)
I. W.
I. A.
F. M.
Asa
Rachel
J. H.
N. R.
L.? F.
M. E.
W. H.
Fanny
R.
J. S.
C. G.
S. K.
L.?
J.?
R.
F.

Age

6
3
29
18
18
38
28
8?
7?
6?
3
1
28
25
25
11m
62
62
37
33
12
9
1
81
47
20
42
39
16
13
10
5

Sex

f
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
m
f
f
m
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
f
f
f
m
f
m
m
m
f
m
f
m
f

M/W/S

s
s
m
m
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
w
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s

Birthplace

IA
IA
MD
OH
MD
IA
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
MI
IA
IL
KS
IL
KY
OH
IN
IA
IA
KS
NJ
NY
NY
WV
IN
IN
IN
IN
KS

Where from

IA
IA
PA
PA
KY
IL
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
MI
IA
IL
KS
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
KS
IA
IA
IA
IN
IN
IN
IN
IN
KS

## Information supplied by Bruce Myers: My grandfather, shown as I. W, Myers, is Irwin William Myers. My grandmother, shown as I. A. Myers, is Ida A. Myers. My grandfather was born in Iowa, my grandmother in Illinois. Asa and Rachel Myers are my great grandparents, and F. M. Myers, is a cousin, born in Kansas, and was 11 months old.

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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Surname
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Bowen
Biggs
Biggs
Biggs
Biggs
Biggs
Biggs
Biggs
Tort
Tort
Tort
Tort
Tort
Tort
Tort
Tatum
Tatum
Tatum
Tatum
Tatum
Black
Black
Black
Black

Given Name

T. J.
E. L.?
Martha
E. A.
Minnie
Arminda?
M. W.
T. W.
J. T.
J. J.
M.
J. W. H.
C. R.
G. N.
M. B.
F. A.
W. H.
M. E.
H. G.
W. T.
M. F.
J. H.
M. L.
O. M.
N. R.
H. O.
C. L.?
T. E.
John
R. A.
Agnes M.
M. E.

Age

46
44
16
14
11
9
6
3
3m
50
41
18
17
13
11
14?
53
30
13
11
8
5
1
32
34
11
9
6
33
33
4
3

Sex

m
f
f
m
f
f
m
m
m
m
f
m
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
m
f
m
m
f
m
f
f
f

M/W/S

m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
m
m
s
s

Birthplace

GA
GA
GA
GA
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
OH
Ireland
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
KY
MO
IA?
IA?
IA?
KS
KS
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
Scotland
IL
KS
KS

Where from

GA
GA
GA
GA
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
KS
IA?
IA?
IA?
IA?
IA?
KS
KS
IA
IA
IA
IA
IA
IL
IL
KS
KS

Township: Scott

Nearest Post Office: Pinon

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-
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-
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-
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-
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-
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-
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1
-
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1

Surname
Black
Ayers
Grundmeier
Grundmeier
Grundmeier
Grundmeier
Grundmeier
Gunther
Stansbury?
McBride
McBride
McBride
McBride
McBride
McBride
McBride
Baldwin
Baldwin
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Simmons
Reed
Reed
Reed
Reed
Reed
Harper

Given Name

T. H.
K. B.
John
Josephine
Henry
Reinold
Joseph
Theodore
T. J.
James
A.? A.
John
Thomas
S. A.
Maggie
E. G.
J. C.
M. C.
N. G.
Matilda
Ripley
Ed
Frank
Deby
Effie
Sylva
E. H.
J. S.
O. E.
Elvira
C. L.
J. S.

Age

9m
57
46
33
13
11
7
22
23
56
30
9
8
5
3
5m
38
36
47
28
18
16
14
7
5
2
40
35
15
13
5?
48

Sex

m
m
m
f
m
m
m
m
m
m
f
f
m
m
f
f
m
f
m
f
m
m
m
f
f
f
m
f
m
f
m
m

M/W/S

s
w
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
w

Birthplace

s
w
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
m
m
s
s
s
s
s
s
m
m
s
s
s
w

Where from

Unknown
NY
Prussia
Prussia
Prussia
Prussia
Prussia
Prussia
IA
Ireland
Ireland
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS
KS?
IH
IH
IH
IH
IH
KS
KS
KS
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL
IL


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