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Bingham, Helen M. (Helen Maria) / History of Green County, Wisconsin
(1877)

Decatur,   pp. [216]-228 PDF (2.4 MB)


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History of Green County. 
LARGEST FARMERS IN DECATUR IN 1876. 
Names. 
Wm. Asmus, - 
W. Atherton, 
Frank Atkinson, 
J. I. Bowen, 
F. J. Burt, 
James Burt, -   - 
H. W. Button, 
Rufus Colton,   - 
Jesse Copp,  - 
Lydia Copp, 
W. K. Cortelyou, 
*J. N. Davis, -  - 
J. J. Dawson, - 
Martin Dixon,  - 
R. J. Day,   - 
John Douglas,   - 
*D. Dunwiddie, 
Win. Frazee,    - 
A. G. B. Fleek, 
*B. H. Fleek,    - 
*E. T. Fleek,  - 
J. A. Fleek's heirs, 
J. B. Fleek,  - 
Fred Gumnber, - 
No. of Acres. 
- 165 
193 
- 247 
316 
- 16o 
166 
- 450 
206 
- 16o 
16o 
- 240 
520 
- 36o 
380 
- 208 
313 
- 418 
240 
- 291 
564 
840 
240 
- 340 
424 
. Names.       No. of Acres. 
R. G. B. Fleek,    - 564 
W. E. Gardner, -     5o8 
S. Graham,   -    - 187 
Daniel Keene,     - 170 
Phil. Kilwine,  -    168 
French Lake, -    - 321 
L. N. Lewis,    -    176 
I. F. Mack,  -    - 283 
Win. Maddock, -      232 
Washington Mitchell, 380 
Thos. Munger,      - 175 
Alex. Murray,   -    400 
W. P. Murray,      - 200 
S. Northcraft,     - 320 
S. C. Pierce,   -    397 
H. D. Putnam,     - 232 
J. J. Putnam, heirs,  381 
Sam. Rowe, heirs, - 249 
Andrew Smith, -      200 
Mrs. E. Spangler,  - 16o 
Thos. Stewart,  -    222 
V. Strawser, -    - 164 
Jacob Ten Eyck's heirs, 483 
The first town meeting was held in the school house 
near the residence of Win. Jones. 
TOWN OFFICERS FROM 1849 TO '77 INCLUSIVE. 
CHAIRMEN. 
GRO. GARDNER.             JOHN P. LAIRD, two years. 
ALEXANDER CLARK, twO years. JOHN DOUGLAS, two years. 
SAMUEL NORTHCRAFT, two yrs. J. N. DAVIS. 
JOHN J. PUTNAM.            W. A. WHEATON, three yrs. 
ALEX. CLARK.              R. J. DAY, five years. 
JOHN J. PUTNAM.            D. DUNWIDDIE.' 
E. T. FLEEK, two years.   J. V. RICHARDSON. 
D. DUNWIDDIE, three years.  A. N. RANDAAL. 
CLERKS. 
MARTIN MITCHELL.           C.'N. CARPENTER, six years. 
ROWLEY MORRIS, six years.  ALFRED WOOD. 
MARTIN MITCHELL, two years. C. N. CARPENTER. 
DONALD JOHNSON.           P. J. CLAWSON. 
R. M. SMITH, three years.  H. K1MBERLY, five years. 
S. A. POTTER, two years. 
*Largest stock raisers. 
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