Return of Deaths
In Somerset Twp., Belmont Co. for the year ending on the first day of March 1857 by Joshua Patterson, Assessor

Date of death:  22 Apr 1857
Catherine M. (?)
Age 80
Place of death - Somerset Twp.
Cause of death - Dropsy
Sex - Female
Color - White
Occupation -
Residence - Somerset Twp.
Place of Birth - Belmont
Names of Parents - Tilman and Rachel E. Patterson

Date of death - 1 May 1857
C.W. Carter
Age - 17
Place of death - Belmont
Cause of death - Whooping Cough
Sex - Male
Color - White
Residence - Belmont
Place of Birth - Belmont
Names of parents - William and Izabel Carter

19 Nov 1856
I.A. (?)  Wheeler
age - 17
Place of death - Belmont
Cause of death - Lung feaver
Sex - female
Color - white
Residence - Belmont
Place of birth - Fiatt Co., PA  (Fayette Co. ?)
Parents - Mathias and Nancy Wheeler

4 Jun 1856
Lydia Adams
Age - 67
Place of death - Monroe Co., OH
Cause of death - Consumption
Sex - Female
Color - White
Married
Residence - Monroe Co.
Place of birth - Pennsylvania
Parents - Edward and Hannah Dresell (?)

7 Jan 1857
William Strahl
age 25
Place of death - Belmont Co.
Cause of death - Consumption
Sex - male
Color - white
Occupation - millwrite
Residence - Belmont
Place of birth - Belmont
Parents - David and (?) Strahl

13 Oct 1856
William Hughes
Age - 13
Place of death - Belmont
Cause of death - Burnt
Sex - male
Color - white
Residence - Belmont
Place of birth - Belmont
Parents - (?) and Ann Hughes

4 Dec 1856
William F. Bishop
age 22
Place of death - Belmont
Cause of death - Diabettis
Sex - male
Color - white
Occupation - shoemaker
Residence - Belmont
Place of birth - Belmont
Parents - Lloyd and Henrietta Bishop

23 May 1856
Judson Palmer
age 6
Place of death - Belmont
Cause of death - Inflamation of the Brain
Sex - male
Color - white
Residence - Belmont
Place of birth - Belmont
Parents - Lemuel and (?) Palmer




Submitted by: Kim Conley