1870 Michigan Mortality Schedule
Manistee County

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Persons who Died during the Year
ending 1st June, 1870

Recorded during the 1870 Federal Census by Samuel Glover.
The # shown to the left of the name corresponds with the
dwelling # in the 1870 census for the particular Ward or City.
EXAMPLE:
Dwelling # 10, Bear Lake, is the John & Ellen Murphy home


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Town of Bear Lake

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
10 Thomas Murphy 10 m w Canada April measels
33 Rockwell, Charles 3 m w Michigan July inflammation of stomach
40 Morse, Amasa A. 41 m w married New York June Farmer abcess in side
65 Castles, William 1/12 m w Michigan Sept. inflamation of bowels
Robinson, Minerva 35 f w married Ohio July keeping house epilepsey
Latimore, Samuel 53 m w married Canada Oct. carpenter dropsey

Those without #'s were taken from County records

Filer City

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
4 Haravorn ---- 1 wk. m w Michigan Jan dysentery
5 Peterson, Peter 5/12 m w Michigan Aug convulsions
6 Bergime, Mary 2 f w Minnesota Aug dysentery
6 Bergime, Charles 8/12 m w Minnesota Sep scarlet fever
27 Rejal, Herman 2 m w Prussia Sep cholera infantum
27 Rejal, 
Frederick
1 m w Prussia Sep cholera infantum
57 Ball, George 1 m w Michigan Aug cholera infantum
Barrett, James W. 2 m w Michigan Sep typhoid fever
Dolka, Anton 1 m w Germany Aug remittent fever
Grant
(Grains?), Sophia
24 or 27 f w married Poland Sep keeping house child birth
Bueler, Johann 7 m w Poland Jan fever
Bouk, Michael 25 m w Poland Dec laborer diarrhea
Rishwak, Anna 21 f w Germany Dec fever

Those without #'s were taken from County records

Town of Manistee

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
2 Greenwood, Phillip E. 5/12 f w Michigan Oct measels
14 Messer, Mary 26 f w Mass. Oct no occupation venereal disease

1st Ward, City of Manistee

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
5 Turville, Mary A. 7 f w Michigan Sep measels
16 Goodwin, Archibald 1/12 m w Michigan Oct cholera infantum
20 Hoffman, Ferdinand 9/12 m w Michigan July cholera infantum
41 Engfar, Willie 4/12 m w Michigan March cholera infantum

2nd Ward, Manistee City

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
24 Williams, Samuel B. 1 m w Michigan Aug cholera infantum
71 Molven, Heller 31 f w married New York March _____ of lungs
71 Molven, Charles 11 days m w Michigan Feb cholera infantum
99 Leggett, John 29 m w married Scotland Aug laborer drowning
110 DeLoya,
Daniel H.
3 m w Canada Oct typhoid fever
185 Yager, William D. 1 m w Michigan Nov cholera infantum
195 McElroy, Charles 21 m w Rhode Island Oct laborer drowning
201 Hornkohl, William 1 m w Michigan May convulsions

3rd Ward, Manistee City

# Name Age Sex Color Marital
Status
Place of
 Birth
Month of 
Death
Occupation Disease/Cause
 of Death
21 Durmett, 
Charles F.
1/2 m w Michigan Aug cholera
infatum
62 Bailey, John C.F. 12 m w Michigan Aug typhoid fever
70 Thompson, 
Charles W.
1/2 m w Michigan May congestion
of brain
94 Elza, Eddie M. 1/12 m w Michigan Apr ulcer in
throat
105 Chamberlain,
Mary
1/2 f w Michigan Apr cholera infantum
111 Brandt, Isabelle 17 f w Married Bavaria Sep consumption
111 Brandt, Charles 67 m w Married Prussia Aug surveyor palpitation
of heart
114 Collins, Anne M. 4/12 f w Michigan June dysentery
119 Crompsy, Joseph 52 m w Married Canada May laborer typhoid fever
186 Welbes, Frankie 2 m w Michigan Oct cholera infantum
188 O'Connell, Mary A. 1/12 f w Michigan Aug smothered in bed?
cocifasse
207 Tieffenback, Sarah M. 42 f w Scotland Dec cancer in stomach
Cunningham,
Margaret
1 f w Michigan Sep intermittent fever
Anderson,
Christina
1
day
f w Michigan Dec not known
Jackson, Anna J. 1 f w Michigan Aug consumption
Johnson, John P. 2 m w Michigan Aug not known
Whitfield, John 6 m w Michigan Nov remittent
fever

Those without #'s were taken from County records

4th Ward, City of Manistee

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause
of Death
32 Weeger, Helmuth (?) 1/12 m w Michigan Jan cholera infantum
45 Sibben, Holister 5/12 m w Michigan July cholera infantum
57 Gaffney, Jane 1/12 f w Michigan Jan dysentery
68 Wydt, Frankie 4 m w Wisc. May drowning

Onekama

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
19 Dailey, Minnie (Millie?) 1 f w Michigan July consumption

Pleasanton

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
25 Glover, Edgar 1 m w Michigan July dysentery
25 Glover, Jane 1 f w Michigan July dysentery
Austin, Mrs. 45 f w Married Mass. Oct keeping house cancer in stomach

Those without #'s were taken from County records

Stronach

# Name Age Sex Color Marital Status Place of Birth Month of Death Occupation Disease/Cause of Death
7 Scofield, Edward A. 1 m w Michigan Sep cholera infantum
23 Pauling, John M. 1 m w Michigan Sep cholrea infantum
34 Rosetta, Hellen 1/12 f w Michigan Mar cholera infantum

(This is the complete listing, there are no more entries)

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