Mortality Schedule from the 
Census of 1850 ~
Durham
Transcribed by Sylvia Hasenkopf from the original census


Persons who died during the year ending June 1st 1850

Name Age Sex Color (White, Mulatto, Black) Free or Slave Married or Widow Place of Birth Month Died Profession, Occupation or Trade Disease or Cause of Death Number of Days Ill
John Grant 87 M     W Scotland September Carpenter Dihorea 10 days
Amari Benjamin 46 M     W NY January Farmer Disentary 8 days
Elizabeth Jones 73 F     M Wales March   Old Age 2 months
Catharine Skeel 88 F     W Conn April   Old Age  
Lydia Baldwin 101 years 7 months  F     W Conn April   Old Age  
Ruth Chittenden 77 F     W Conn July   Consumption  
Eliza Humphrey 65 F     M NY December   Cancer  
Amelia Chittenden 3 F       NY September   Distentary 6 days
Sibyl Weliston 83 F     M Mass August   Typhoid Fever 7 days
Hannah M. Ham 5 F       NY December   Rattles 4 days
Caroline Ham 10 months F       NY December   Rattles 1 day
Irving Jennings 1 M       NY May   Rattles 1 day
Hannah Pine (Piene?) 94 F     W Rhode Island May   Old Age 1 month
Caroline Van Wagoner 19 F     M NY December   Heart Disease 2 weeks
Jerusha Hydecker 63 F     W NY October   Consumption 1 week
Polly Purson 55 F     M NY July   White Swelling 2 months
Hannah France 72 F     W NY October   Disentary 10 days
Elon Rogers 7 months M       NY January   Typhoid Fever 10 days
Lumanda Curtis 61 F     M Conn March   Consumption  
James Tyler 63 M     M NY July Farmer Typhus Fever 6 weeks
Lyman Wheeler 53 M     M NY November Farmer Apoplexy 3 days
Malbone Witney 7 M       NY April   Killed by tree  5 days
Alanson Selford 2 M       NY April   Inf of Lungs 1 week
Sophia Snyder 15 F       NY January   Typhus fever 2 weeks
Sally A. Clark 28 F     M NY May   Child bed  
Jane Mullin 30 F     M NY October   Consumption  
John Brydon 33 M     M NY August Laborer Bronchitis  
Mary Bassett 90 F     W Conn October   Old Age  
Eliza J. Waters 22 F       June     Consumption  

 


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