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Page 5 of 1883 List of Pensioners on the Roll
WASHINGTON CO., PA

Transcribed and typed by Judith Florian


LIST OF PENSIONERS, PENNSYLVANIA -- WASHINGTON COUNTY, PAGE 898

No. of Certificate Name of Pensioner Post Office Address Cause for which pensioned Monthly Rate
$
Date of Original Allowance Descendant (Column added by Webmaster)
             
 169,937 Kirk, James T. Washington dis. heart & asthma   30.00 June     1880  
   71,979 Kennedy, James B. Washington g.s.w. neck & back   12.00 Mar.     1874  
   58,336 Swart, Henry C. Washington g.s.w. hip   12.00 Jan.     1878  
 168,975 Sharp, Isaac Washington dis. heart     8.00 June    1880  
   35,410 Sayers, James P. Washington loss leg & g.s.w. shoul.   30.00 Feb.    1869  
 216,482 Freeman, Philip W. Washington g.s.w. side & back     4.00 Aug.     1882  
   27,774 Wiley, William C. Washington (line of dots)   18.00 Dec.    1866  
 174,575 Wilson, James Washington loss part finger     3.00 Oct.     1880  
 170,630 Anderson, Henry Washington g.s.w. thigh     6.00 June    1880  
 112,797 Lehn, Ann E. Washington mother      8.00 May     1868  
   48,562 Farrel, E. Washington mother      8.00 June    1865  
   96,991 Eckles, Sarah Washington mother      8.00 July      1867  
   89,349 Mounts, Elizabeth Washington mother      8.00 Feb.     1869  
   23,916 Young, Mary Ann Washington mother      8.00 June     1874  
   83,588 Smith, Elizabeth Washington mother      8.00 Sept.    1866  
 139,351 Smith, Henrietta Washington mother      8.00 Feb.     1870  
   39,199 Dye, Margaret Washington mother      8.00 Jan.      1865  
 126,538 Porter, Nancy Washington widow     8.00 Mar.     1869  
 155,030 Keys, Cynthia H. Washington widow   20.00 Aug.     1864  
   31,736 Barker, Eliza Washington widow   20.00 Oct.      1864  
   34,053 Shephard, Elizabeth Washington widow      8.00 Nov.     1864  
   14,354 Fisher, Harriett Washington widow      8.00 Mar.     1868  
 114,777 Bradley, Susan Washington widow      8.00 June     1868  
   29,485 Bonnell, Hannah Washington widow      8.00 May      1880  
   40,427 Hager, Mary Washington widow      8.00 Feb.     1865  
   21,171 Marquis, Martha L.  Washington widow      8.00 May      1864  
     8,005 Henderson, Mary M. Washington widow      8.00 July       1867  
   34,055 McKahan, Mary Ann Washington widow      8.00 Nov.     1870  
   57,877 Campbell, Amelia Washington widow      8.00 May      1868  
 129,502 Braddock, Mary Washington widow      8.00 May      1869  
 180,590 Dennis, Elizabeth Washington mother      8.00 Apr.      1878  
 136,180 Bentley, Harriet Washington mother      8.00 Nov.     1869  
         981 McDermott, James Washington surv. 1812      8.00 July      1871  
    25,720 Wilson, Catharine A. Washington widow 1812      8.00 July      1879  
    28,688 Wolf, Nancy Jane Washington widow 1812      8.00 Feb.    1880  
    27,617 Woods, Elizabeth Washington widow 1812      8.00 Nov.     1879  
   29,599 Sterrett, Elizabeth M. Washington widow 1812      8.00 May      1880  
      1,006 Scothorm, Nancy Washington widow 1812      8.00 Nov.     1871  
    28,233 Fitzwilliams, Letitia Washington widow 1812      8.00 Dec.     1879  
      2,065 Curry, Mary Washington widow 1812      8.00 Mar.     1872  
    29,485 Bonnell, Hannah Washington widow 1812      8.00 May      1880  
    47,834 Kerns, Alexander West Alexander ampt. arm    24.00 Sept.    1874  
 146,700 Myers, William A. West Alexander dis. eyes     4.00 June     1877  
 190,861 Rice, James W. West Alexander inj. eye     2.00 June     1881  
 103,277 McKenzie, John West Alexander g.s.w. breast     6.00 June    1870  
 147,936 Murray, John W. West Alexander g.s.w. arm     2.00 Aug.     1879  
    71,198 McMurray, Margaret West Alexander widow      8.00 Dec.     1867  
    81,135 Nobel, Sarah J. West Alexander widow      8.00 Nov.     1867  
    69,966 Linton, Mary J. West Alexander widow      8.00 Aug.     1866  
 182,970 Kelly, Mary West Alexander widow      8.00 Feb.     1879  
    23,753 Guy, Mary West Alexander widow 1812      8.00 Feb.     1879  
    44,536 Williams, William West Brownsville (line of dots)      2.00 June     1865  
    95,954 Chew, Clark West Brownsville chr. bronch.      6.00 Jan.     1873  
 154,486 Chew, Robert N. West Brownsville g.s.w. hand      2.00 July      1878  
    58,874 Williams, Soloman West Brownsville g.s.w. breast & dis. lungs      8.00 Feb.     1866  
  165,163 Mayhorn, Johnson West Brownsville injury to abdomen      8.00 Mar.     1880  
 166,644 McKee, Alexander K. West Brownsville injury to abdomen      8.00 Apr.     1880  
    92,060 Dwyer, Theophilus V. West Brownsville g.s.w. hip & scurvy      5.00 Dec.    1868  
 159,259 Smith, John West Brownsville inj. of hip      3.00 Apr.     1879  
 184,469 Nichols, William West Brownsville rheumatism      8.00 Mar.    1881  
 192,932 Chew, Ellen West Brownsville mother      8.00 Aug.    1864  
 103,671 Brock, Maria West Brownsville widow      8.00 Nov.    1867  
      1,759 Snyder, Eliza West Brownsville widow      8.00 Nov.    1867  
 150,552 Milligan, John West Finley injury to abdomen      4.00 Jan.    1878  
 207,713 Gum, Alexander A. West Finley injury to abdomen      7.50 Apr.    1882  
 221,157 Milligan, James W. West Finley g.s.w. thigh      2.00 Nov.    1882  
    40,517 Teagarden, Elizabeth West Finley mother      8.00 Jan.     1880  
 175,792 France, John D. West Middletown s.w. [sic] arm, side & shoul.      2.00 Oct.     1880  
    98,233 Harris, Sarah West Middletown widow      8.00 Aug.    1867  
 169,516 Dick, Louisa West Middletown widow      8.00 June   1875  
 116,328 McKenna, Davenport Woods Runs g.s.w. neck      2.00 Oct.    1879  
 170,396 Crumrine, Neal Zollarsville deafness      4.00 June   1880  
 191,659 Harden, Eleanor Zollarsville mother      8.00 (line of dots) Great Great Grandmother of Linda Harden Lantz.  Eleanor Harden's son Benjamin died of exposure during the Civil War.
   33,755 Shape, Eliza (line of dots) widow      8.00 Mar.    1868  
  Last entry given for Washington County PA          

List of Pensioners on the Roll, January 1, 1883, Giving the Name of each pensioner, the cause for which pension, the Post Office address, the Rate of pension per month, and the date of original allowance, as called for by Senate Resolution of December 8, 1882. Volume II, Washington: Government Printing Office, 1883. 

Two sets of the same data is available.  In the table below, on the left are links to the original files.  These use "...do..." for entries, meaning "same as above".  The original data is only in order by town; it is not in order by name or lowest to highest certificate number. 

On the right are links to sortable tables in which I replaced all the "...do..." entries with the town name and other data as appropriate.  This is done with a Java Script which must be turned on in your browser settings for it to work.  Click on a header to make the table sort.  The data contents will *not* return to the original order, though, because of how Java Script works.  To return to the original table, you will need to exit the page (use back button) and return again to the page (use the forward button) or use F5 to refresh the page.  Or, use the links to the original tables.

 


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For more information about the history of pensions, see Prologue Magazine. A Reasonable Degree of Promptitude":
Civil War Pension Application Processing, 18611885.  Spring 2010, Vol. 42, No. 1.  The National Archives, 2010. 

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