1876 VOTERS FOR NORTONVILLE & SOMERSVILLE

Nortonville and Somersville were two towns of the Black Diamond Coal Mining Region of Contra Costa County. Most of the men listed were miners many coming from Wales. This was a very posperous region for several years. This is typwritten list that at one time belonged to historian Louis Stein. It is undated other than being a list of 1876 voters.His source is unknown to this transcriber.

For more information please contact Query Committee. Additional information on list is occupation, town of residence and date of voter registration.

 

NAME Age Country/State of Orgin
Richard Ashman 45 England
Jacob Ackerman 38 Holland
William Alcock 35 Wales
William Atkins 31 England
Joseph JB Annetts 30 England
John Atkinson 24 England
James H Allen 35 Alabama
John Agnew 33 England
Henry Anderson 40 Norway
John Anderson 47 Ireland
William Abrams 28 Wales
Carlo Aurillia 37 Italy
John M Black 31 Pennsylvania
Manuel Balencia 21 Sonora
David Goodwin Bowman 37 Maine
Nathaniel Blackwell 53 Maine
Tom Simmons Brown 26 Pennsylvania
Joe Packer Barnard 30 Massachusetts
Condy Boyle 45 Ireland
Jerome Briggs 28 New York
Benjamin Barker 39 England
Richard Barker 43 England
Griffith Botting 32 Wales
Owen Breslin 27 Wales
Samuel Brown 24 Pennsylvania
Peter Brown 38 Scotland
Dennis Boyle 27 Ireland
Andrew G Brown 41 Ireland
Patrick Brown 30 Great Britian
Patrick Breslin 27 Ireland
Nelson Stuart Black 45 Scotland
William L Brown 21 US
Samuel Bolt 30 England
William Perry Burress 21 Missouri
Joseph Bynon 44 Wales
Luke Battles 28 Ireland
Andrew Burk 33 Ireland
Dominic Begley 31 New York
John Butt 23 Virginia
Joseph B Bynon 22 Ohio
David Bowen 30 Wales
Joseph Banks 49 England
James Bryant 52 England
Martin Bruzagni 26 Italy
Robert Burris 50 Wales
George Brooks 24 Pennsylvania
William Beynon 40 Wales
Will Thomas Baxton 33 England
Edward Bowen 48 Wales
John Burke 36 Illinois
John Lafayette Berry 24 Missouri
Owen Barry 56 Ireland
Geo Copeland 54 US
James Carlin 35 Ireland
Pat Corcoran 54 Ireland
Francis Crawford 54 Scotland
(Cheres?) Montogomery Chapman 31 South Carolina
John King Cruikshank 35 New York
Robt Smith Cross 32 New Hampshire
Richard Charnock 74 England
William Cook 46 Wales
Robert Cox 32 England
John Condron 25 Pennsylvania
Francis Crawford jr 21 Missouri
Sam Crawford 42 Scotland
Patrick Cleman (Coleman?) 45 Ireland
Alfred Colen 28 France
Patrick Clasby 39 Ireland
James Campbell 46 Scotland
Michael Coffee 30 Ireland
John Coyle 32 Ireland
John Thomas Cox 21 Wisconsin
John Condie 46 Scotland
John Chas Campbell 21 Virginia
Charles Milo Cartright 21 California
Frank Connaghan 44 Ireland
John Clark 21 Iowa
William Clement 48 England
Geo Cowper 32 England
Bartley Connaly 30 Ireland
Joe G Cunningham 25 New York
J Lester Corey 43 New York
Peter B Cain 60 Ireland
Cornelius Donovan 46 Ireland
Francis Davis 47 Scotland
Obed Davis Daxter 47 Massachuetts
Richard Davis 28 Wales
Anthony Conway Durkin 36 Ireland
John Griffith Davis 37 Wales
Alex Campbell Davis 25 British America
Henry O Duff 22 New York
William Davis 51 Wales
Daniel Davis 32 Wales
Thomas Davis 45 South Wales
Thomas Davis 45 Wales
henry Ed Dillingham 31 Maine
Will Lightbody David 25 British america
Thomas e Davis 25 Wales
Will Oliver Davis 63 Scotland
James Dainty 35 Wales
James Edward Davis 30 Wales
Dan E Davis 34 Wales
Bernard Dougherty 32 Ireland
John Frank Deemer 28 Pennsylvania
John R Davis 26 Wales
Tomas Davis 34 South Wales
Patrick Daley 31 Ireland
Wiliam Davis 32 Wales
Geo Dalton 36 Wales
Daniel E Davis 21 Pennsylvania
Jacob Davis 49 Wales
Will D Davis 40 Wales
John T Davis 28 Wales
John Dehn 52 France
Wesley Dunnigan 49 Ohio
David Davis 50 England
John Bernard Dunn 26 England
Lawrence Dolan 32 Ireland
Will L Davis 54 Wales
Joseph D Davis 46 Wales
Richard Davis 25 Wisconsin
Thomas A Davis 23 Californis
David B Davis 31 Wales
Louis Dumas 31 Canada
Theophile Davis 31 Canada
Evan Davis 29 Wales
James Dowd 36 Wales
Sebern Denker 44 Germany
Loren Dunton 25 New York
David B Davis 54 Wales
Lewis K Derby 25 Pennsylvania
Jerry Donovan 44 Ireland
David Davis 36 Wales
John T Davis 26 Wales
Griffith Davis 29 Wales
John L Davis 43 Wales
John E Dayton 32 New York
Griffith J Davis 29 Wales
William Dumphy 42 Ireland
John Willis Eno 26 England
Daniel Evans 35 Wales
John Evans 26 Wales
Howell Evans 34 Wales
David Evans 43 Wales
Ed Richard Evans 30 Wales
John J Evans 25 Wales
James Tom Evans 23 Ohio
James Evans 42 Wales
Lancelot Evans 33 Wales
James Easton 46 Scotland
Robt Easton 26 Scotland
John R Evans 38 Wales
David R Evans 26 Wales
John T Evans 38 Wales
Brigham Evans 21 Wales
Theodore Clark Ellis 28 New York
Hugh Edwards 29 Wales
Owen Evans 49 Wales
John Daniel Evans 29 Wales
David Lindray Evans 43 Wales
Ben C Edwards 24 Wales
Richard Evans 30 Wales
Lewis Edwards 39 Wales
Thomas Edwards 34 Wales
JF England 39 Finland
William M Flynn 33 USA
John Franklin 25 Pennsylvania
Alex Baine Flint 28 Nova Scotia
Pat Finley 34 Ireland
Dave Ferguson 60 Scotland
Andrew Ferguson 21 Scotland
Peter Fort 23 New York
Joseph John Farrell 42 Ireland
William Fahy 50 Ireland
William Fox 50 England
Thomas Griffiths 58 Wales
Chas Henry Gordon 26 Maine
Thom Reese Griffiths 30 Wales
John Golding 45 Wales
Pat Gallagher 25 Ireland
Richard Gittins 46 Wales
William Griffiths 34 Wales
Pat Galagher 28 Ireland
Patrick Galagher 30 Ireland
David Griffiths 37 Wales
Griffith L Griffith 33 Wales
Geo Gage 39 Canada
Dominick J Gillespie 25 Pennsylvania
Charles Gwynn
28 Wales
Ed Josiah Gordon 21 Maine
Petrovich Giovanni 28 Austria
Edqard Gordon 22 Maine
Peter Garragha 26 Pennsylvania
John Mirn Gordon 38 New York
Ferdinand Gambs 34 Prussia
Chas Gildae 27 Ireland
Will D Griffiths 42 Wales
Thom J Griffiths 30 Wales
Rhom S Griffiths 34 ?
Geo Garland 40 England
Rowland W Griffiths 39 Wales
Herman Grief 25 Germay
Will Gething 34 England
Richard Griffiths 25 Wales
David Jacob Griffiths 36 Wales
Guarnelli Guiseppi 32 Italy
Geo Hauxhurst 36 New York
Henry Smith Hauxhurst 42 New York
Chas Husband 35 Ireland
Geo Hancock 49 Wales
Stephen Hall 35 Wales
Edwin J Harris 42 Wales
John Hiller 28 USA
Geo Emory Hooper 29 England
Willi Hammond 33 Ireland
John Hughes 29 Wales
Ed Jenkins Harris 44 Ireland
James Happy 26 Ireland
Will Happy 36 Ireland
Christian Humble 39 Denmark
Jos Harrison 21 Wales
Fred Howell 32 England
Will Henrick 39 Wales
Joseph Harris 53 Wales
Frank Hollywood 38 Ireland
Geo Hook 21 Ohio
Jim Harrington 21 Ireland
Hugh Hughes 34 Wales
J Hazen 32 Vermont
John M Hughes 29 Wales
Joe A Harris 27 Wales
William J Hughes 39 Wales
Frederick Hunt 27 Bavaria
Elijah V Haskell 31 Maine
Will Head 40 England
John Harrington 33 Ireland
David Humphreys 43 Wales
Thomas Humphreys 25 Wales
Hurh J Hughes 30 Wales
Henry Harris 27 Wales
Thom H Haskins 28 Wales
James Hanlon 32 Ireland
Henry Habernicht 39 Germany
Thomas D Howard 36 Wales
Lot Henderson 45 Ireland
Andre Hood 34 Canada
John Irwin 26 Ireland
John L Jones 25 Wales
Benjamin Jones 36 Wales
William Jones 43 Wales
Henry John 33 Pennsylvania
John James 37 Wales
James G Jones 42 England
Richard Jones 27 Wales
Joseph Jones 34 Wales
John Jones 41 Wales
Edmund Josiah Jones 31 Vermont
Henery Jewett 44 Ohio
David Daniels Jones 21 Kentucky
Ebenezer Jones 24 Wales
Will H Jones 27 Wales
Ben R Jones 42 Wales
Joe e Jones 27 Wales
David Jones 27 Wales
Fisher Alfred Johnson 23 Maine
David Jones 37 Wales
Thom E Jones 28 Wales
Thom M or W Jones 31 Wales
John Jenkins 38 Wales
Richard Hugh Jones 25 Wales
Samuel Jenkins 43 Wales
Will W Jones 33 Wales
David Jenkins 40 Wales
Morgan Justus 39 Indiana
John B Jones 28 Wales
Thom Jeff Jones 29 USA
David H Jones 47 England
Thom J Jones 50 Wales
Austin Jones 38 England
John N Jones 43 Wales
Lewis Jenkins 37 Wales
Reese M Jones 30 Wales
William Jones 34 Wales
Henry Jonesq 26 New York
Abraham Jones 43 Wales
Edward Joist 27 Ireland
Thom W Jenkins 40 Wales
Evan D Jones 38 Wales
Thom F Jones 36 Wales
Will W Jones 38 Wales
John F Jones 49 Wales
John G Jones 37 Wales
Thom Johns 50 Wales
Ephania James 33 Wales
Ludwick Jones 42 Wales
Martin Jensen 30 Denmark
Peter Johnson 33 Scotland
Evan Jenkins 46 Wales
John Owen Jones 29 Wales
Andrew Johnson 47 Norway
Patrick Kearney 34 USA
Hugh C Kennedy 32 Pennsylvania
Peter Brown Kane 52 Ireland
Michael Kane 29 Ireland
Pat Keefer 33 Ireland
Will Kendrick 39 Wales
James Karlo 32 Isle of Man
Daniel King 23 New York
John Keerins 31 Ireland
Jacob Krase 36 Germany
Timothy Lynch 36 Ireland
John Llewelyn 35 Wales
August Fred Linder 41 Saxony
Joseph Ligtowler 45 England
Isaac Lobree 34 Prussia
Pete L Leber 30 Prussia
Watkin Lewis 35 Great Britain
David lloyd 28 Wales
Robt Lean 32 England
Isaac Laverty 50 Ohio
Abraham Lewis 35 Wales
William Lewis 34 Wales
Thomas Lee 37 Ireland
Edward Lawrence 28 Ireland
Loius Lorbee 26 Prussia
James N Lendrum 28 Louisana
Mauric LoBree 21 Prussia
Joseph Lnado 47 Holstein
Sam F Lloyd 25 Born at Sea
Alden A Long 22 Maine
Martin L Lane 21 Wisconsin
Leyshon Laugher 41 Wales
Thomas Leane 31 England
Julius Lorenson 47 Germany
Robt McClenehan 46 Missouri
Pat McNameen 37 Ireland
James Mulherin 32 Ireland
Abraham L Meek 33 Ohio
Jams Muir 28 Nova Scotia
Henry Manwarning 25 Wales
Benjamin Morgan 34 Wales
Geo Roberts Maxfield 28 Ohio
Abraham H Morgan 50 Wales
William Muir 27 British America
David Muir 35 Nova Scotia
James Manning 26 Pennsylvania
Abraham Morgan 42 Wales
Matt McRodden 28 Ireland
Joe Maxwell 24 Ireland
Bernard Mallegan 30 Ireland
Dennis Murphy 25 Ireland
Alex McKenzie 41 Scotland
Geo Malcolm 24 Irelnad
Tom Russell Muir 21 Pennsylvania
Tim McCarty 32 Wales
John Miller 38 Swenden
John McCormick 25 Pennsylvania
Morgan Morgan 36 Wales
Pat McDermott 30 Ireland
Watkin P Morgan 24 Wales
Pat Martin 43 Ireland
Pat McGarvey 53 Ireland
Peter Martin 31 Ireland
Alex Mulherin 29 Ireland
Alex Moore 31 Ireland
John Morgan 45 Wales
Con McHugh 26 Ireland
David Morris 33 Wales
James Meegan 50 Ireland
Ben Franklin Muntz 21 Indiana
Geo Pat McGorman 36 Ireland
James McDermott 32 Ireland
Michael Mellyn 36 Ireland
Philander B Martin 37 USA
Alex McNary 41 US
Pat McDermott 30 Ireland
William Manson 33 Scotland
Dernard McDevitt 26 Ireland
John Mirtez 30 Prussia
Will Mathews 45 England
James Mitchell 35 England
John McCallum 43 Scotland
Robert Morgan 31 Wales
Ed Kt Murphy 32 Maine
James Mills 25 England
Edgar Rich Mills 45 Great Britian
Manus McBride 36 Ireland
Will Mulligan 38 Ireland
James Melloy 43 Ireland
Pete Muldoon 42 Ireland
Robt Moran 62 Scotland
Will May 35 St Helena
Wiliam Merrick 44 Wales
Henry M Mitchell 34 Conneticut
Thom G Morgan 51 Wales
Will C Morgan 24 Ohio
Robt McClure 36 Pennsylvania
David B Morgan 50 Wales
William Murry 33 Scotland
Richard Mills   England
Frank DeMartini 30 Italy
Owen Murry 35 Ireland
John McGrehan 35 Ireland
John Maloy 46 Ireland
Bernard Neustaedter 27 Russia
Darwin B Northrop 29 New York
Walt Nellis 34 New York
James Nash 33 Great Britian
Alex A Nelson 49 Scotland
Joseph J Nichols 34 New Jersey
Joseph J Nichols 33 Scotland
William Nye 30 Maine
James Nevin 35 Ireland
William Nellis 46 New York
James G Noakes 26 South Wales
FR Neidt 22 Missouri
Slyvester Nellis 50 New York
William Nooks 34 England
James Booth Nichols 38 England
David Nichols 36 Pennsylvania
Job Nicholes 35 Wales
Henry Clay Osborne 29 Massachusetts
Thomas Owen 29 Wales
John O'Connell 39 Ireland
Thomas J Oliver 33 Wales
Cronelius O'Hamlen 30 Ireland
John O'Neill 27 Ireland
John E Owens 32 Pennsylvania
Atwel Pray 48 US
William Prosser 44 Wales
Henry Polley 28 New York
Watkin Prosser 36 England
Geo Pullen 50 Maine
Jacob Parker 32 Michigan
John Perry 52 Wales
Lewis Washington Parrish 42 New York
Will Plothero 46 Wales
Jacob Parker 35 Michigan
Will Elijah Parker 35 Massachusetts
Joe Clark Parker 43 Conneticut
Aaron Post 42 New Jersey
James Polkingham 29 England
Patrick Purcell 24 Pennsylvania
John Piercy 47 Ireland
Thomas Prosser 22 Pennsylvania
John Purcall   US
Thomas Pritchard 26 Wales
John Pria 50 England
Eugene Pettigrove 25 Maine
William Phillips 39 England
John Prosser 21 Pennsylvania
Alvin A paul 21 Illinois
Robt Prutton 26 Wales
Chas Polster 33 Germany
OB Phelps 26 Wisconsin
John H Powell 26 Wales
John Phillips 32 Wales
Joe D Petrie 22 Wisconsin
Geo Olver Phol 42 Germany
William Prutton 29 Wales
Dan B Powell 36 Wales
Elbridge Palmer 25 New York
David Powell 61 Wales
John Quigley 32 Ireland
James Quinn 32 Ireland
Alex Riddock 37 Scotland
Dan Richards 40 Wales
Robert Rees 36 Wales
William Robinson 40 Tennessee
Thomas C Roberts 27 Wisconsin
David C Rouse 30 New York
John Collins Rouse 37 New York
Chas Thomas Randolph 30 Mississippi
Hamilton S Raven 27 New York
Henry Rudge 37 Wales
Joseph Roys 36 England
Thom Richmond 43 Wales
David R Rees 32 Wales
Patrick Ryan 43 Ireland
Jacob Rosses 27 Wales
David Richards   Wales
David W Rees 30 Wales
John Richards 28 Wales
Elias Richards 26 Wales
Lancelot Richardson 44 England
William Rogers 25 US
Will D Rees 47 Wales
Eleazer Richards 25 Wales
Jeremiah Rees 42 Wales
Ed Robinson 31 Ireland
Chas Mathew Ross 21 California
Thomas M Rodgers 39 England
Will Rennie 54 England
Thomas Richards 41 Wales
William Rees 38 Wales
Edward Rowland 23  
Evans J Roberts 36 Wales
Geo M Reynolds 28 England
William Shine 34 Ireland
Geo Henry Scammon 32 USA
Fred Augustus Saddler 40 New York
Joseph Warren Spalding 31 Conneticut
Archie Brown Stuart 47 Scotland
Frank Schmitzer 26 Prussia
Isaac Siggins 34 Pennsylvania
Wesley Sharp 41 Illinois
Geo Herman Swartz 32 Germany
Daniel P Smith 25 Massachuetts
William Sparks 25 Michigan
John Owen Shields 33 Ireland
John Scott 49 England
David Spowart 33 Scotland
John Henry Smith 44 Norway
Will P Sweeney 24 Washington DC
John (?) C Sharp 22 Illinois
George H South 30 New York
Wm Martin Sellers 38 Ohio
Chas Smith 28 England
John Stromme 48 Norway
James A Spence 31 Wisconsin
Richard Stevens 37 Wales
Chas D Sward 34 New York
Jas Cohen Sharp 38 Illinois
John Spence 27 Wisconsin
Titus W Scofield 33 New York
Joh A Swenson 33 Sweden
Thom Benton Shaw 27 New York
Will Thomas 48 Wales
Asher Tyler 34 New York
Lewis Thomas 21 Pennsylvania
Augustus Taylor 44 New Hampshire
Howell thomas 33 Wales
Samuel Tregillas 35 England
Evan Thomas 30 Wales
David W Thomas 48 Wales
John Trenglove 28 England
Joh Teirney 27 Ireland
Geo Thyarks 27 Germany
Powell Thomas 31 Wales
Frank Toland 30 New York
Austin Tyler 38 New York
Geo Trethewey 27 USA
Will Morgan Thomas 42 England
Titus Thomas 36 Wales
Hugh Thomas 39 Wales
Will John Toland 36 New York
Robt Patton Tating 36 New York
Tom M Thomas 46 Wales
Steve Treverton 30 England
Rees G Thomas 47 Wales
William J Tingman 22 California
Tom W Thomas 32 Wales
John H Thomas 45 Wales
Will D Thomas 40 Wales
Peter Vestnys 32 Norway
Clark Vanderbilt 50 New York
Abel Vaughn 31 Wales
Chas Edward Volz 31 USA
Chas Stevens Vaughn 23 Pennsylvania
Henry Van Dorn 37 Indiana
Orsamus M Vail 24 Kentucky
Hugh R Williams 43 Wales
Philip Walker 42 Rhode Island
Danville Ridgers Ward 26 Maine
Josiah Brown Wood 37 Massachusetts
Dan Thurber Wood 34 Massachusetts
William Wright 32 Scotland
David henry Williams 30 Wales
David Weaver 27 Pennsylvania
John Henry Williams 37 Wales
Richard Watkins 41 Wales
Will Watkins 38 Wales
William Williams 44 Wales
David Wesley 27 Wales
Mathew Ward 25 Ireland
Edward Woodlock 30 Ireland
George Ward 34 New York
John Watson 32 Missouri
Henry Westley 31 New York
Richard Wills 41 England
Henry Everett Ward 32 Maine
David R Williams 36 Wales
John S Williams 37 Wales
Thomas M Williams 29 Wales
Ben Howel Williams 33 Pennsylvania
Thomas Waters 29 Wales
Charles Williams 33 Norway
Thomas Wilson 26 Canada
Andrew Watson 21 Scotland
Aphozo Healy Wall 22 Maine
John Williams 24 Australia
Thomas Waters 40 Wales
David Griffith Williams 32 South Wales
Geo Wash Williams 30 Missouri
John D Williams 36 Wales
John Henry Williams 27 Wales
William R Witherow 28 Pennsylvania
David S Woodruff 43 New York
Samuel C Watson 27 Pennsylvania
Martin Wagner 32 Germay
Edward Williams 51 Wales
EL Wemple 26 New York
Henry Williams 52 Wales
Abraham P Watson 25 England
Henry E Williamson 22 Utah
Chas Watkins 46 England
David Weber 32  
Michael Walsh 50 Ireland
Ebeneezer Watkins 43 Wales
Frederick Watkins 40 Wales
John M Williams 36 Wales
Charles Whitecross 33 Flordia
William McWoodside 35 Tennessee
Jonathan Williams 48 Wales
David Watkins 51 Wales
Morgan Morgan Williams 22 Wales
Watkin Williams 38 Wales
John Watkins 47 Wales
Richard Yates 39 England
Richard Youngs 32 England

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