Cairo Almshouse 
1889

Original record book located at the Durham Center Museum. Transcribed by Sylvia Hasenkopf.

 

Names

Nationality

Cause

Received

Discharged

Weeks

Days

Age

Remarks

Town of Athens

               

Mary Fellows

United States

Weak Mind

November 10, 1889

     

54

 

Isaac Watson

United States

Poverty, Insane

November 10, 1889

     

38

 

Margaret Mulford

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

63

 

Sarah Francis, colored

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

53

 

Addie La Rue

French

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

24

 

Alonzo La Rue

French

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

4

 

William Mansfield

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

15

 

Evert Conine

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

67

 

Edward McDonal

Ireland

 

November 15, 1889

     

56

 

Frank Polen

United States

 

January 18, 1890

April 10, 1890

   

88

 

Pactric Ryir

Irish

 

July 8, 1890

September 22, 1890

   

65

 

George W. June

United States

 

July 22, 1890

November 3, 1890

   

82

 

Samuel June

United States

         

68

 

Josephine Polen

United States

 

September 17, 1890

     

22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town of Ashland

               

Elsie Brandow

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

80

 

Freddie Fryer

United States

 

May 24, 1890

     

10

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Town of Cairo

               

Isadore Van Dermark

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

17

 

Frederick Olmstead

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

January 28, 1890

   

80

Died buried at Acra

Elsie Mott

United States

Insane

November 10, 1889

     

66

 

Sarah Taylor

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

72

 

Fredrick Richtmyer

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 28, 1890

   

73

 

Katie Stewart

United States

Poverty

November 27, 1889

December 14, 1889

   

11

To P.I. Antice's, Freehold, NY

Annie Stewart

United States

 

November 27, 1889

December 20, 1889

   

8

To Albany Orphan Asylum

Blanch Stewart

   

November 27, 1889

December 20, 1889

   

6

To Albany Orphan Asylum

Grover C. Stewart

   

November 27, 1889

December 20, 1889

   

4

To Albany Orphan Asylum

David B. Stewart

   

November 27, 1889

     

2

To Albany Orphan Asylum

Benjamin H. Stewart

   

November 27, 1889

     

1

 

Myrtle Van Dyke

United States

 

December 11, 1889

December 17, 1889

   

7

To Albany Orphan Asylum

John Van Dyke

United States

 

March 18, 1890

     

2

 

Vincent Montangne

   

May 22, 1890

     

58

 

Lilian Bunt

United States

 

July 17, 1890

August 8, 1890

   

24

 

Mary Bunt

   

July 17, 1890

     

Born

 
                 

Town of Catskill

               

Margaret J. Cogan

Irish

Blind

November 10, 1889

     

59

 

Maria Beckwith

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

80

 

John W. Trumphour

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

74

 

Adaline Huges

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

32

 

Patrick McMannus

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

61

 

Abigal Moore

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

80

 

Peter Elmendorph, colored

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

60

 

Edward Coonley

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

55

 

Mary Marquit

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

49

 

Bridget Murry

Irish

Insane

November 10, 1889

     

67

 

Henry Egnor

United States

Idiot

November 10, 1889

     

17

 

Pleasant J. Banks, colored

United States

Debauchery

November 10, 1889

     

28

 

Minnie Banks

United States

 

November 10, 1889

     

2

 

Mary Manerham

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

62

 

Benejah Keith

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

77

 

Sarah Hallenbeck

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

February 6, 1890

   

83

Died buried in county lot

George Vanstenburgh

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 21, 1890

   

80

 

Fredrick Miller

German

Poverty

November 10, 1889

November 10, 1890

   

52

 

Dinah Rouse, colored

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

57

 

Peter McGee

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 28, 1890

   

58

 

Annie Sadelmyers

United States

Poverty

November 11, 1889

December 6, 1889

   

4

To Albany Orphan Asylum

William H. Parker

United States

Poverty

November 11, 1889

     

4 months

 

Nicholas Mower

United States

Poverty

November 15, 1889

May 2, 1890

   

66

Died, buried in county lot

Henry Kutzner

German

Poverty

November 15, 1889

April 24, 1890

   

54

 

Crist Smith

German

Poverty

November 15, 1889

April 28, 1890

   

60

 

Abram Secor

United States

Poverty

December 7, 1889

     

90

 

Peter Malmey

Irish

 

December 26, 1889

April 21, 1890

   

33

 

Peter Logan

Irish

 

January 20, 1890

May 1, 1890

       

Patrick O'Neal

Irish

 

August 15, 1890

         

Philura Rogers

United States

 

September 28, 1890

October 3, 1890

   

73

 
                 

Town of Coxsackie

               

Agnes Hallenbeck

German

Idiot

November 10, 1889

     

71

 

Henry Hill

English

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

68

 

Charles Leeberscie

German

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

90

 

Phineas Sherwood

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

November 16, 1890

   

98

Died

Rose Post

United States

Poverty

May 24, 1890

     

32

 

Rose Shoefelt

United States

Poverty

June 12, 1890

July 18, 1890

   

10

 

Elisha M. Post

United States

Poverty

June 16, 1890

     

Born

 

Edwin Silvernail

United States

Poverty

August 16, 1890

     

16

 
                 

Town of Durham

               

Rufus Rowlison

United States

Idiot

November 10, 1889

     

74

 

Abbie Hammon

United States

Insane

November 10, 1889

     

79

 

William Benn

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

68

 

Lovanchia L. Judson

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

62

 

Michael Tolley

Irish

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 21, 1890

   

88

 

John Bibbins

Irish

Poverty

November 15, 1889

May 4, 1890

   

55

 

Emily C. Bibbins

United States

Poverty

November 15, 1889

     

48

 

Hannah M. Jones

United States

Poverty

June 14, 1890

     

75

 
                 

Town of Greenville

               

Patrick Herring

Irish

Insane

November 10, 1889

     

50

 

Maria Ostrander

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

January 30, 1890

   

80

Died buried in County lot

Nicholas Perry

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 10, 1890

   

66

 

Cleveland Tucker, colored

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

88

 

Milton Dickson, colored

United States

Poverty

February 6, 1890

March 27, 1890

   

13

 

Lizzie Post

United States

Poverty

March 11, 1890

June 10, 1890

   

9

 

Nicholas Perry

United States

 

June 30, 1890

     

66

 

Grace Baker

United States

 

September 6, 1890

October 11, 1890

   

5

To Albany Orphan Asylum

Jesse Baker

United States

 

September 6, 1890

September 26, 1890

       
                 

Town of Halcott

               
                 

Town of Hunter

               

Philip M. McGannis

Irish

Insane

November 10, 1889

January 29, 1890

   

66

Died, buried at Hunter

Philip Quick

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

November 7, 1890

   

59

Died, buried in county lot

David Curtis

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

April 21, 1890

   

77

 

John Ellison

United States

Poverty

July 10, 1890

October 4, 1890

   

72

 

John Bennett

United States

 

July 12, 1890

August 17, 1890

   

56

 

Sarah Schoomaker

United States

Idiot

June 25, 1890

     

16

 

John Bennett

United States

Poverty

October 10, 1890

     

56

 
                 

Town of Jewett

               

Hepsibeth Egbertson

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

December 3, 1889

   

38

To work to Freehold John Lacy's

                 

Town of Lexington

               

Jacob Clow

United States

Poverty

June 27, 1890

November 8, 1890

   

67

Died, buried at Lexington

John Flemmings

United States

Insane

August 8, 1890

     

57

 
                 

Town of New Baltimore

               

Rosetta Gibson

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

October 1, 1890

   

70

Died buried in county lot

Jamima Flemmings

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

77

 

Eliza Wheeler

United States

Poverty

November 10, 1889

     

71

 
                 

Town of Prattsville

               
                 

Town of Windham

               

Mary Wentworth

United States

Mute

November 10, 1889

     

39

 

Marcus Seabolt

United States

Poverty

April 14, 1890

     

87

 

Alvin Pierce

United States

Poverty

October 10, 1890

         

 


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