Manistee County Record of Deaths - Extracts
1867-1890

Film # 945505

Volume 1, Pages 1 - 10

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Deceased Death Date Age Cause Born Parents Parents Residence
Thomas Cotter Sep 11 1867 1y3m fever Manistee Thomas & Clara Cotter Brown
Carl Anderson Sep 24 1869 md 37 Norway Evan & Dorothy Anderson Norway
Benjamin Young Sep 26 1867 died soon after birth Pleasanton Benjamin & Margaret Young Pleasanton
Margaret Jane Glover Jan 7 1868 5y8m scarlet fever Norm__ Canada Titus D. & Laura Glover Town 24N R14W
Hiram Gale Aug 8 1867 md 51 consumption NY State NY State
Elmer A. Long
female
Jun 10 1867 md 22 consumption Lenawee MI Eli & Serena Taylor Lenawee MI
Caloron (?) Long Apr 22 1867 2m15d canker Pleasanton Elmer & Lafayette Long Pleasanton
Sarah Lambert Apr 10 1867 wid 77y7m10d dropsy Yorkshire Eng John & Mary Pearson Yorkshire Eng
Josephine Lyman Apr 12 1867 md 33 consumption Summit Co. OH Nester & Lorinda Hurlburt Summit Co. OH
Hiram Dailey Mar 29 1868 1y9m consumption Bear Lake John & Polly Dailey Bear Lake
Henry C. Carleton Jun 18 1867 3y5m4d dysentery Niagara Co. NY Benj F. & Elisa J. Carleton Bear Lake
Mary Tonsley Apr 26 1868 1m12d Bear Lake Alfred & Harriet Tonsley Bear Lake
Willie L. Quimby Oct 1867 4y3m9d dysentery Branch Co. MI William & Eursula Quimby Bear Lake
Luella V. Hannaford Jun 18 1867 8m5d consumption Bear Lake Henry J. & Euretta Hannaford Bear Lake
Peter Martin (?) Apr 17 1868 md drowned Canada
Catherine Scott Jan 6 1868 md 22 consumption Newfoundland
Frank G. Barnes May 18 1868 4y6m congestion of brain Durand WI Milton C. Barnes Manistee
Lodima (?) Butters Apr 1 1868 wid 76 old age Hartford CT
Thomas A. Paine Nov 28 1867 62y8m3d congestion of heart NY
Robert Rice Jan 25 1868 22 consumption NC

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Name Death Date Age Cause Born Parents Parents 
Residence
David Laura Apr 29 1868 18y6m consumption Maine Isac & Mary Laura Manistee
Julius Siska Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Samuel Allen Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Wm. Suster (?) Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Samuel Eaton Apr 25 1868 md Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Charles Fink (Fisk?) Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Henry Ol___ Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Charles K__try Apr 25 1868 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Thomas Bland Apr 25 1868 23 Boiler Explosion Green's mill
Charles Burpee Aug 8 1867 2y6m dysentery OH Jos & ___ Burpee Manistee
Wilber Jamison May 2 1867 9m congestion lungs MI John & Kate Jamison Manistee
Theo McKee
(colored)
Mar 27 1868 20d dysentery MI John & Mary McKee
Augustus Nehoven (?) Apr 27 1868 6y6m4d explosion WI Peter & Catherine Nehoven (?) Manistee
James Whitefield Mar 1868 7 typhoid fever Manistee James & Helen Whitefield Manistee
Peter W. Adam Aug 3 1867 1y dysentery Manistee Jos & Sarah Adam Manistee
Edna Shemmel Feb 5 1868 (?) md 35 Canada
Nicholas Shorts Jan 7 1868 9 consumption Canada
Thomas Bland Apr 22 1868 22 explosion MI
Philip Rounds (?) Mar 14 1868 wid 74 liver complaint RI
Wm Coudra (?) Dec 20 1868 20 ___med to death

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Name Death Date Age Cause Place Birth Parents Parents
Residence
Mary Kalaher (?) Oct 11 1867 16 typhoid fever Canada John & Mary Kalaher (?)
Wm G. Baker 21 typhoid fever Canada
Mrs. McKee Mar 20 1867 md typhoid fever
Mrs. Correl (?) Sep 13 1867 md 36 typhoid fever
Mrs. Jeny (Jimy?) Leary Oct 18 1867 md 35
Hanson Aug 6 1867 3d Manistee John Hanson Manistee
John Highland Aug 10 1867 md 65 perotoris (?)
Henry Hillyard (?) Mar 28 1868 52y7m3d consumption VT
Phebe Hughes Aug 24 1867 md 56 apoplexy Mays Co. OH
Emily Dog__e Jun 20 1867 md 22 consumption Alleganey Co NY
Emily Swift Mar 28 1868 17 false conception Allegany Co NY
Sarah Paggeot Mar 8 1868 1y6m fever Stronach Charles & Sarah Paggeot Stronach
Nellie Harper Feb 20 1868 9m14d fever Stronach Joseph & Julia Harper Stronach
James Ward Dec 13 1867 5y2m scarlet fever Stronach Wm. & Margaret Ward Stronach
Eliza Ward Dec 13 1867 7y6m scarlet fever Stronach Wm. & Margaret ward Stronach
Agnes Ward Dec 20 1867 3y4m scarlet fever Stronach Wm. & Margaret ward Stronach
Eliza Webber Dec 12 1867 6 scarlet fever Stronach Michael & Mary Webber Stronach
John Webber Dec 20 1867 3y2m scarlet fever Stronach Michael & Mary Webber Stronach
Henry Sherbrook May 25 1867 23 struck by tree Milwaukee Sherbrook WI
August Sanders Nov 26 1867 13y2m Germania Wm. L. Sanders Stronach

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Name Death Date Age Cause Birth place Parents Parents Residence
Emelie Pomeroy Aug 22 1867 md 47 consumption Canada Michael Pomeroy Stronach
Joseph Natter (?) Nov 21 1867 2y9m drowned Stronach Anthony Netter (Walter?) Stronach
Gustave Block Mar 29 1867 4m7d fever Stronach Fredrick & ___ Block Stronach
William Dion May 16 1868 1d fits Manistee Joseph & Amanda Dion Manistee
Catherine Mahoney Aug 8 1868 7m8d hooping cough Manistee Daniel & Johana Mahoney Manistee
Udra Jarue Sep 7 1868 1y5m9d diarrhea Manistee January & Zoe Jarue Manistee
Udra Shorkey Sep 27 1868 1y12d diarrhea Manistee Nicholas & Ermine Shorkey Manistee
Ludwig Gulbeck (?) Sep 6 1868 20 drowned in Manistee River Germany unknown Manistee
Mary Ann O'Neal Sep 8 1868 15y6m19d typhoid fever Manistee James & Catharine O'Neal Manistee
John Buchner Jun 5 1868 28 drowned in Manistee river Ireland Chicago
Fines (?) F. Taylor Mar 8 1869 6m9d inflammation of lungs Onekama Charles F. & Emily Taylor Onekama
Caroline Blair Sep 28 1868 1m8d ague Onekama Johanse & Antoine Blair Onekama
Martin Dunn Mar 7 1869 23d cold Onekama Thomas & Mary Dunn Onekama
Delia Johnson Jan 27 1869 md 28y3m dropsy Onekama James & Lagola Weltch (?) Onekama
No name Jan 8 18699 20d cold Onekama Henry & Deltila Gonson (?) Onekama
Albert D. Shanks Feb 18 1869 1d Onekama Andrew F. & Anna E.
Shanks
Onekama
Mary Sweet Oct 24 1868 1m14d congestion of brain WI Benjamin & Julia Sweet Brown
John Kris May 20 1868 3 diarrhea Brown John & Dora Kris Brown
Murdock McNeil Oct 15 1868 10 typhoid fever Brown Murdock & Katharine McNeil Brown
Sarah McNeil Dec 17 1868 7 typhoid fever Brown Murdock & Katharine McNeil Brown

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Name Death Date Age Cause Birth Place Parents Parents
Residence
Nancy McNeil Dec 24 1868 2y6m typhoid fever Brown Murdock & Katherine McNeil Brown
William Miller Nov 10 1868 1 typhoid fever Brown Adam & Hannah Miller Brown
John Rogers Jul 13 1868 md 24 diabetes British America Anthony & Margaret Rogers Brown
William Lewis Nov 25 1868 43 accident Germany
Alba McDonald Jun 22 1868 3 intermittent fever Brown Edward & Amanda McDonald Brown
Charles Leitch Oct 25 1868 14d croup Brown Collin & Ellenorah Leitch Brown
James W. Conley Jun 26 1868 1y6m croup Brown Thomas & Julia Conley Brown
Antoinette Farmsworth Aug 25 1868 md 36 typhoid fever MI Elias & Sarah Stillwell MI
James B. Boyed Jan 19 1867 md 62 lung disease PA Henry & Margaret Boyed OH
David W. Lawry Apr 29 1868 18y4m29d consumption Bangor Maine Isaac & Mary Lawry Bangor Maine
Samuel M. Short Oct 26 1868 22y6m falling in well Bangor Maine Moses & Almetia Short Bangor Maine
John A. Gillett Jun 24 1868 md 57y2m1d inflammation of bowels Dutches Co. NY Daniel Gillett & Roxy (?) Sennom (?) Gillert unknown
Joseph Hover Jun 4 1868 2m Erysipelas Manistee Peter Hover & Susan Festrach Hover Germany
Charles H. Yager Apr 26 1868 26d congestion of brain Manistee Seneca & Amelia Cl_yn Yager Manistee
Elizabeth A. Long Nov 23 1868 md 32 congestion of brain Erie PA Wm. & Lydia Lee Erie PA
Ella Ophelia Hannaford Jul 30 1868 4y6m29d cholera infantum village of Manistee Calvin R. Hannaford Bear Lake
Charity Hannaford Aug 15 1868 md 34y1m inflammation of bowels Cayuga Co. NY
Luella Jane Stoop Aug 7 1868 1y8m2d bloody flux Vemango Co. PA Phillip Stoop Bear Lake
Ella May Carlton Sep 10 1868 2y4m dysentery Ogdensburg NY Wm H. Carlton Bear Lake
Martin V. Squires Nov 12 1868 md 27y8m consumption Montgomery VT

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Name Death Date Age Cause Birth Place Parents Parents Residence
Cora M. Smith Aug 3 1868 1y10m11d bloody flux Lyons, Ionia Co MI Mack & Sarah E. Smith Bear Lake
Myra B. Dailey Sep 8 1868 1y10m6d dysentery Bear Lake Lyman & Almeda Dailey Bear Lake
Katie M. Quimby Aug 2 1868 1y7d bloody flux Bear Lake William & Ursula Quimby Bear Lake
Connel Gallaher Jun 30 1868 wid 72y6m7d consumption Ireland
Elise Hortense Magnan Aug 26 1868 1y4m8d dysentery Stronach Adolphus & Lucy Magnan Stronach
Mary Meyer Nov 15 1868 1y10m dysentery Stronach John Fredrick & Mary Ann Meyer Stronach
Marie Block Aug 22 1868 2 dysentery Stronach John & Elizabeth Block Stronach
Sissy Hogan Sep 1868 unk dysentery unk Frank Hogan unk
Wm. Anderson Skown (?) Aug 18 1868 1y6m dysentery Stronach James M. & Margaret Skown (?) Stronach
Gustave Block Apr 25 1868 6m6d fever & ague Stronach Fredrick & Henrietta Block Stronach
John Davis Sep 26 1868 29d canker Stronach George W. & Isabella Davis Stronach
Charles Adolphus Magnan Sep 27 1868 1y2m dysentery Stronach Charles C. Magnan Stronach
Mahala Jane VanAmbaugh (?) Jul 22 1868 md 26 premature confinement KY Willard Rutlen Madison Lenawee Co. MI
Andrew Moore Nov 9 1868 16d injury at birth Pleasanton Joseph & Jane Moore Pleasanton
Harriet Denure Dec 27 1868 38y11m14d consumption Fulton Co. NY Henry & Cathrine Kring Montgomery NY
Julia Denure Dec 31 1868 8m20d cholera infantum Pleasanton Helum & Harriet Denure Pleasanton
Minerva Robinson Jul 19 1869 25y1m17d epileptic fits OH Andrew & Catherine Aoner
Willie Castle Sep 19 1869 1m5d inflammation of the bowels Bear Lake William & Elizabeth Castle Bear Lake
Amasa A. Morse Jun 6 1869 40y11m7d abscess NY John & Sallie Morse Oakland Co MI
Horace P. Aoner Feb 5 1869 1y11m19d measles Youngstown OH Marah & David Aoner Bear Lake

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Name Death Date Age Cause Birth Place Parents Parents Residence
George Edmondson 18 May 1869 23 consumption Ireland Johnston & Jane Edmundson Bear Lake
Samuel Lattimore 26 Oct 1869 md 52 dropsy Canada
James Barret 24 Sep 1869 2y4m24d typhoid fever Manistee James & Emily Barret Filer City
Anton Dolka 20 Aug 1869 1y9m10d bilious fever Germany Michael & Rosa Dolka Filer City
Sophia Granes? 14 Sep 1869 md 24y5m8d child birth Poland
Johanna Buelter 7 fever Poland died at
Filer City
Michael Bonk 2 Dec 1869 25y5m diarrhea Poland
Augusta Idel 2 May 1869 5 fever Filer City A. & R. Idel Filer City
H. Hagadorn 1 Jun 1869 1y9m fever Filer Twp. H. & G. Hagadorn Town of Filer
Annie Kishwak 10 Dec 1869 2y4m Fever Germany Michael & Catherine Kishwak Town of Filer
Emma McCormick 15 May 1869 6m Brain fever Manistee Francis
& Mary Ann McCormick
Manistee
Ferdinand Hoffman 21 Jul 1869 9m5d Cholera morbus Manistee Adolph & Louise Hoffman Manistee
Archibald Goodwin 09 Oct 1869 28d Thrush Manistee Robert & Margaret Goodwin Manistee
Mary Ann Turville 13 Dec 1869 6m Measles Manistee Jack & Mary Ann Turville Manistee
Eva F. Yates 18 Oct 1869 11m11d Diarrhea Marilla Benjamin & Phebe M. Yates Marilla
Wallace Siverly 25 Aug 1869 5y6m Consumptive fever Brown Janas & Ann Siverly Brown
Phineas Wiliston 15 Aug 1869 Md. 60y4m0d Disease of the heart New Brunswick B.A. Phineas & Elizabeth Wiliston New Brunswick, B.A.
Carrie Sales 28 Mar 1869 1y11m25d Croup Manistee Josiah & Matilda Sales Brown
Ellen Anderson 15 Jan 1869 Md. 70 Fever Sweden Mattie Johnson & __on Johnson Sweden
Margaret Dougherty 06 Apr 1869 Md. 25y11m0d Consumption New Brunswick, B.A. Charles Griffiths & Wenifurt? M.Griffiths Brown

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Name Death Date Age Cause Place of Birth Parents Names Parents Residence
Wenifurt S. Dougherty 02 May 1869 4y Fits Brown Patrick & Margaret Dougherty Brown
Edwin T. Gilbert 14 Feb 1869 4m Cleon E.A. & J.H. Gilbert Cleon
Mrs. __ Austin Nov 1869 Md Infl. of stomach chronic
Rhoda Jane Glover Sep 1869 2y4m Bloody flux Pleasanton Jonathon & Sally Glover Pleasanton
Edgar Monroe Glover Sep 1869 2y4m Bloody flux Pleasanton Jonathon & Sally Glover Pleasanton
Margaret J. Jameson 22 Feb 1869 1y2m Cholera Infantum Manistee John A. & Cathrine Jameson Manistee
Margaret Cunningham 14 Sep 1869 1y6m Intermittent fever Manistee Oliver & Martha Cunningham Manistee
Ella Hanson 18 May 1869 13y Drowned Manistee Peter & Hellen Hanson Manistee
Christiana Anderson 17 Dec 1869 1d Manistee Frederick & Anna Anderson Manistee
Annie Julia Jackson 24 Aug 1869 1y11m Consumption Manistee Jules & Anna jackson Manistee
William Myres 25 May 1869 4m21d Brain fever Manistee Charles & Adoline Manistee
Francis Welbes 06 Oct 1869 0-0-0 Child birth Manistee Nicholas & Emma Welbes Manistee
William G. Allen 27 Apr 1869 44y Consumption Manistee William & Caroline Allen Manistee
William Beaver 20 Apr 1869 38y Wound on rollway & died Germany
Christiana Lawson 24 Jan 1869 1y6m Denmark John & Elsie Lawson Manistee
John Peter Johnston 10 Aug 1869 2y Manistee John & Polly Johnston Manistee
Mary Jane Dragon Aug 1869 3m Manistee John & Selles Dragon Manistee
Sarah Capret 22 Apr 1869 6m Manistee John & Cathrine Capret Manistee
William Thompson 21 Feb 1869 2m8d Infl. of lungs Manistee Oliver & Margaret Thompson Manistee
John Whitfield 20 Nov 1869 6y Billious fever Manistee James & Helen Whitfield Manistee
Alice Brown 22 Aug 1870 21d Dysentery Brown Henry B. & Lucy Brown Brown

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Name Death Date Age Cause of
Death
Place of
 Birth
Parents 
Names
Parents 
Residence
Joseph Archer 26 Dec 1870 Md. 62y Fever Sore Ireland
Female Rogers 03 Jun 1870 3d Convulsions Manistee Robert & Bridget Rogers Brown
Berch, John 29 Jun 1870 1y3m10d Cholera Infantum Manistee Andrew & Theresa Berch
Chickanowska, Nuwa? 08 Sep 1870 Md. 54y7m8d Cancer in stomach Prussia KH Dedrick Dowia (Dowathy?) Manistee
Gougan, Louis 15 Jul 1870 8m20d Consumption Canada Louis & Mary Gougan Manistee
William A. Elliot 11 Oct 1870 1y3m28d Dysentery Manistee George & Augusta Elliot Manistee
Cyrus Malden 21 Sep 1870 3y6m9d Intermittent fever WI John J. & Mary Malden Manistee
Tiece, George A. 26 Sep 1870 1y4m20d Intermittent fever Manistee Nicholas & Ellen Tiece Manistee
Uptergrove, Maud 30 Jul 1870 4m20d Congestive chill Manistee Joseph & Katherine Uptergrove Manistee
Anna M. Jacobson 13 Aug 1870 1y10m10d Dysentery Manistee Julius & Anna Jacobson Manistee
Nixon, Chris 24 Oct 1870 Md. 28y3m25d Brain fever Prussia James & Engfar Nixon Manistee
Addie May Elza 24 Apr 1870 9m26d Ulcer in throat Mason County William & Jennie Elza Manistee
Kalaher, Poral? 21 Mar 1870 19y3m20d Consumption Ireland John & Mary Kalaher? Manistee
Chapner, Joseph 05 Apr 1870 Md. 30y6m20d Lung fever Canada David & __ Chapner Canada
Julia Howard 28 Nov 1870 1y8m10d Whooping cough Manistee Patrick & Theresa Howard Ireland
Nels Johnson 20 Aug 1870 25y1m10d Brain fever Sweden Unknown Sweden
John Jacobson 09 Jul 1870 Md. 32y3m10d Consumption Manistee Jacob & Jaat? Jacobson Norway
Roberts, Thomas J. 02 Nov 1870 Md. 33y3m8d Drowned Canada Thomas & Sarah Roberts Manistee
Fredrick Nungesser 16 Feb 1870 19y5m20d Injured by teams running away WI William & Margaret Nungesser Manistee

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Name Death Date Age Cause of
Death
Place of
Birth
Parents
Names
Parents
Residence
Horncolm, William 15 Mar 1870 21m5d Cramps Manistee David & Sophia
Horncolm
Manistee
Theodore Newton 12 Oct 1870 Md. 49y10m8d Infl. of kidneys NY Richard & Abigal Newton Allegan County, father deceased
Melissa Eaton 17 Nov 1870 Md 29y1m10d Consumption NY Wm. B. & Sophia Hammond NY
Mary A. Lawry 16 Sep 1870 15y1m1d Consumption Maine Isaac & Mary E. Lawry Manistee, father deceased
Milmo, Sarah C. 23 Nov 1870 Md. 21y5m10d WI Mary & ___ Convent WI, father deceased
Russell, Mary 02 Sep 1870 Md. 28y5m1d Consumption NY Nathan & Nancy Chunay NY
Clarence King 01 Dec 1870 3m7d Smothered Manistee Lyman
Nancy King
MI
NY
Ingelbretzen, Simon Nov 19y6m0d Violent/
On dock of mill/lumber fell on him
Trouhem
Norway
Unknown Norway
John Francis Ryd 19 May 1870 4y6m Drowned Manistee Henry & Hannah Ryd Manistee
Carrie Allen 02 Jun 1870 19d Unknown Manistee George S. 
& Adda Allen
Manistee
Charles Resto 08 Jun 1870 4m5d Colic Filer City Charles & Matilda Resto Manistee
George E. Willard 08 Jul 1870 1y5m26d Dysentry Oshkosh WI Augustus & Alonia Willard Manistee
Rometta Ruter 11 Jul 1870 2y1m3d Summer complaint Northport
MI
John & Laura Rutar Manistee
Warren Hall 11 Jul 1870 10m17d Dysentry Puiro? WI Eugene & Marina? Hall Manistee
Anna Young 02 Jul 1870 1y4m Summer Complaint Manistee John & Margaret Young Manistee
Hans Oleson Aug 1870 20y Norway Unknown Unknown
Hattie Sterling 09 Aug 1870 2y9m Dysentry PA Louis & Alanna Sterling Manistee
Francis E. Hickman 16 Aug 1870 7y Ague Sweden Oley & Awa (Ana?) Hickman Manistee
Peter Anderson 25 Aug 1870 7y Bilious fever Sweden Andrew & Christina Anderson Manistee
Maria Fisher 28 Aug 1870 8m18d Remitant fever Traverse City Walter G. 
& Sarah S. Fisher
Manistee

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