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Memorial

To His Excellency the Governor of the State of Kansas

We the undersigned Householders and legal electors of the State of an unorganized County being fully satisfied that this (Barbour) county contains upwards of Six Hundred inhabitants would most respectfully pray [or] your Honor to appoint a person to take the census of this county and appoint, also, three commissioners and a Clerk for said county  We your petitioners would most respectfully recommend H. T. McCarty as a competent person to take the census in this county and C. C. Bemis D. Updegraff and  W. E. Hutchinson for commissioners and George Ellis for clerk of said County.  Your petitioners would most respectfully ask that this county may be organized at the earliest moment possible and as in duty bound we will ever pray.

 

Barber County

Issued tho proper papers as within

Re Eustus Osborn

 

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M. S. Cobb

Alfred W. Hutchinson

W E [XXXX]

William Walters

A. H. Hutchinson

John W Uppermen

J S [XXXX]

J N Lane

H. G. McCarty

[X] [X] [XXXX]

Salmon Tuttle

J Frank Thomas

L. L. Duvall

M R Davis

Frank Foster

Wm. S. Williams

George Williams

Samuel [XXXX]

Peter [XXXXX]

Janson Williams

[XXXX] Olden

G W Wassett

E Sturns

C [XXXX]

F. M. Bristow

C D Tucker

John W. Cummings

A Everett

John O’Conor

 

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Samuel Allen

James W Bigby

Steven Morrill

Storis N, Morton

Faxen Roswell

George Torbert

S S Dickinson

A J Benran

E Cummings

Geo W. Stephens

A Tyler

Benj W Jackson

 

State of Kansas

Reno County  ss

H. T. McCarty, Wm Walters  A. H. Hutchinson Swear  that they are householders in Barbour County and that the signatures in this memorial are genuine signatures of Householders of this unorganized county  Also that they have reason to and do believe that there are Six hundred inhabitants in the county of Barbour as shown in the above Memorial

H. T. McCarty

A. H. Hutchinson

W. M. Walters

 

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Subscribed and Sworn to before me a Notary Public in and for Reno County Kansas This Fourteenth day of January A. D. 1872

W. E. Hutchinson

Notary Public

 

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State of Kansas

Reno County  ss..

I H. T. McCarty Do solemnly swear to support the constitution of The United States & of [Kan] [of] The state of Kansas and faithfully and honestly discharge the duties of Census Taker of Barbour County.  So Help me God.

H. T. McCarty

Subscribed and sworn to before me the County Clerk of Reno County This 20” day of March 1873

A C Keis

County Clerk Reno Co.

 

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1 E. J. Kercher                        37

2 S. M. Kerchner                    28

3 J. O. Turner                          38

4 L. [X] Farris                        29

5 E. M. Mosley                       30

6 W E Farris                           26

7 J H McFarland                     24

8 D. Bolen                               25

9 Chas. Jennison                                 32

10 L. Miller                                        20

11 G. Miller                                        24

14 John Leaveneo                               25

15 Allen Devest                                  32

16 L. C. Hopkins                                39

17 B. S. Schofield                               37

18 J. C. Pikins                                     38

19 John Post                                       27

20 Frank M. Forests                           25

21 Miss Forest                                                18

22 William Cochran                           38

23 Mrs Cochran                                  34

      and 4 children

24        “      “                                     15

25         “     “                                      12

26         “     “                                      6

27         “     “                                      3

28 A. J. Johnson                                 40                   

29 Albert Cochran                              76       

30 R. W. Lee                                       20                   

31 M. Longwell                                  24                   

32 Mrs Longwell                                19                   

33 And Child                                      1                     

34 S. D. Triggs                                   48                   

35 Dr. Triggs                          45                   

36 Wm E. Armstrong             30                   

37 Henry Floyd                       27                   

38 John Jefferson                   37                   

39 George Jefferson               30                   

40 B. [X] Morris                     29                   

41 D. [X] Morris                    23                   

42 Mr. McGrew                      34                   

43 Mrs “      “                          32                   

                    3 children

44        “      “                          12                   

45        “       “                         9                     

46       “        “                         4                     

47 Pete Crawford                    30                   

48 Col. Johnson                      42                   

49 John V. Fishburn               60                   

50 Robt      “        “                  31                   

51 Wm       “        “                 21                   

52 Lizzy     “   “                      24                   

53 Maggie  “   “                      18                   

54 Annie     “  “                      15                   

55 Alice      “  “                      12                   

 

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56 Moses L Meyrew                           37

57 R. Webster                                     32

58 Bill Chain                                      26

59 H. [XXXXX]                                 38

60 Doc. Duvall                                   29

61 R. Davis                                         19

62 W. Walters                                    36

63 S. Tuttle                                         33

64 John Upperman                             27

65 B. Turner                                       40

66 L. Mosley                                      12

67 S. Cobb                                          30

68 Mrs Walters                                   29

69 [XXXX] Walters                           2

70 D. Updegraph                                58

71 Mast Updegraph                            [XX]

72 Mrs. Updegraph                             45

73 Albert Updegraph                          26

74 Annie Updegraph                          12

            twins

75 Olivia Updegraph                          12

80 C. Douglass                                   30

81 George Douglass                           36

82 J Serthrn                            38

83 Wife  “                               32

84 Child “                               2

85 Miss Burlingame               18

86 M D. Houk                         32

87 J. N. Lane                           30

88 H. T. McCarty                   26

89 C Brooke                            [XX]

90 George Ellis                       25

91 John Beady                                    38

92  L. T Hubbard                    29

93 Wife  “      “                       22

94 child   “     “                       8

95 [X] Duncan                                    35

96 Wife     “                            23

97 Will Wall                           38

98 R. Smith                             26

99 Wife  “                               23

100 Child “                             3

102 Alfred Chrivn                  27

103 Albert Hutchinson           23

104 Alfred Hutchinson           21

105 Joseph Creese                  26

106 R. P. Smith                      19

107 Chas Lusk                        33

108 A. C. Rust                                                30

109 A. Collins                                    29

110 W. Kirkpatrick                            24

111 L. M. Stanton                               42

112 [XXXX] J. Beebe                        29

113 Geo. Leonard                               26

  14 G. H. Trancis                               32

  15 A. Tarmer                                                37

  16 James Parson                               41

  17 James Shelton                              28

 

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Page (3)                                              Age

147 Moses Edwards                           24

  48 Isaac Edwards                              30

  49 John Shadday                               40

  50 Thos Sharpe                                 45

  51 J Menlder                                     27

  52 Oliver Evans                                32

  53 M. Duncan                                   32

  54 W. Fry                                          27

  55 Ebenezer [XXXXX]                    40

  56 David Wilson                              43

  57 Henry Mulder                              41

  58 T. C. Phillips                               50

    59 Daniel Bennett                           45

    60 Thos Milliken                            22

    61 H H Lee                                     35

    62 W. [XXXXX]                            29

    63 J. B. Fauker                                62

    64 Mary Fauker                              58

    65 Susan Fauker                             16

    66 George Fauker                           33

    67 A J Payton                                 24

    68 J. Clark                                      40

    69 Eliza Clark                                 34

    70 Edwin Clark                               21

    71 J. W. Lewis                                29

    72 Dr Scogginn                               38

    73 R. Reynolds                               52

    74 N W [XXXX]                            20

   175 J Matteson                                41

                                                          Age

   118 P. Essig                                     34

      19 S. A. Mooney                           27

      20 J. Mooney                               24

      21 C. Hathaway                            43

      22 M. Walling                              32

      23 Kate Walling                           19

      24  J Walling                                29

     25 T. Walling                                16

     26 J. Doyl                                      64

    27 Harry Nichols                            29

    28 John Buchanan                          38

    29 M Buchanan                              36

    30 J S. Lasalle                                40

    31 Phebe Lasalle                            28

    32 Kitty Lasalle                              22

    33 J Barr                                         48

    34 Emma Barr                                45

    35 J. McLaughlin                           29

   36 Sarah McLaughlin                                  25

   37 H. Cristman                                40

   38 Wm Hibbard                               36

   39 S Hubbard                                               27

   40  P. Shoebeck                               42

  41 Fanny Shoebeck                          34

  42 E. O. Musgrave                            29

  43 H Musgrave                                 26

  44 Philip Held                                  30

  45 Geo. Steele                                  29

146 Ella Steele                                   32

 

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                                                Age

176 Frank Stewart                 

178 Sarah Stewart                  35

  79  Daniel Strock                  40

  80 Amanda Strock                19

  81 John Strock                      15

  82 James Fields                    29

  83 Hannah Fields                  27

  84               Fields                 7

  85               Fields                 5

  86               Fields                 3

  87 Geo. Billion                     28

  88 Frank Weather                 32

  89 Rueben Hulgate               30

  90 A. J. Latimer                    27

  91 E. W. Cooper                   30

  92 Danl Keslter                    25

  93 Soloman Ulmer               40

  94 Geor. Ulmer                     37

  95 Geo Dearr                                    29

  96 A. Fry                               25

  97 Danl. Easley                    32

  98 L. Heller                          32

   99 Philip Kestler                             32

200 C J Snyde                                     26

    1 P J Ried                                        23

    2 [X] [X] Bliss                                31

    3 C. Thomas                                   45

    5 Sabra Thomas                              47

                                                          Age

                  Thomas                             18

                  Thomas                             16

                  Thomas                             13

                  Thomas                             9

209 B. F [XXXX]                               19

  10 Judge Hooper                               45

  11 R. A. Gawin                                 23       

  12 Chas. [XXXX]                             35

  13 [X] B. De Witt                             45

  14 James Townsend                         40

  15 Dr. Scott                                      35

  16 Chas Harr                                     27

  17 Thos. Shaffer                               32

  18 James Gooden                             40

  19 James Upp                                   28

  20 H. A. Mabee                                36

  21 W. Brown                                    31

  22 Jacob Pitman                               32

  23 Austin Dedrick                            50

  24 Mariah Dedrick                           49

  25 W. Dedrick                                  25

  26 Susan Dedrick                             20

  27 Alex Rhoner                                42

  28 M. B. Henry                                 35

  29 J. L. Bicker                                  25

  30 Mrs. Becker                                 20

  31          Becker                                 1   

  32 H. Miller                                      24

 

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            Continued from 232  (5)

                                                            Age

233 D. K. Barry                                  29

234 Thos. Brandon                             30

  35 Alex Barrett                                 27

  36 Harvey Franklin                          32

  37 Titus Wiltriem                             40

  38 John Becker                                 38

  39 James A. Whiteman                    40

  40 N. C. Canfield                              43

  41 Mrs. N. C. Canfield                     40

  42                    Canfield                    19

  43                    Canfield                    8

      44  Harvey Furgeson                                28

      45 Emma Furgeson                                  23

     46 Miss Furgeson                                      25

     47 Robt Couls                                            31

     48 Henry Kieser                                        28

     49 Thos Sharp                                            38

     50 Lewis Johnson                          42

     51 John [XXXX]                                       26

     52 Thos., Luton                                         50

     53 Donald McGilvery                               59

     54 Mrs. McGilvery                                    58

     55           McGilvery                                  30

     56            McGilvery                                 18

     57 H. M. Sisson                                         46

     58 W. P. Sisson                                         43

     59 W. F Neiley                                          27

     60 W. P. Folsom                                        32

  261 J. [X] Ricketts                                       43

   62 John S. Gibbs                                          39

   63 George Patterson                                                28

   64 E. T Russell                                            52

   65 N H. Baldwin                                          38

   66 Carl Hayman                                          27

   67 W. Ragan                                                            48

   68 Horatio White                                         37

  69 G. Morton                                                            61

  70 Wm Carl                                                  54

  71 Thos. A Howard                                      25

  72 Lomack Statien                                       33

  73 H. Sedgwick                                            23

  74 Harvy Bowen                                           25

   75 G. Purley                                                 48

   76 Mrs G. Purley                                         43

   77             Purley                                         23

   78             Purley                                         17

   79             Purley                                         8

   80 Danial Burrows                                      35

   81 Sarah Burrows                                        28

   82 Eve Burrows                                           12

   83 Susan Burrows                                        9

   84 Harry Burrows                                        3

   85 L. Risley                                                 24

   86 S. Hutchinson                                         32

   87 C Dallinger                                             29

   88 [X] H Cochran                                        30

 

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(6)         317

 289 H. J. Durand                                            24

  90 D. L. Wilbur                                            31

  91 W Smith                                                  26

  92 W. Cunningham                                      30

  93 W. L. Harper                                            29

  94 J A Leach                                                 37

  95 R. A. Arnett                                             42

  96 J. A. Arnett                                              39

  97 J J Cohnant                                              40

  98 W. M Raine                                             38

  99 Mrs Raine                                                            32

300 Julia Raine                                               15

    1 Ania Raine                                               12

    2 Thos. Raine                                              8

    3 W. S. Lewis                                             34

    4 E. Link                                                     23

    5 N. Sparkman                                            26

    6 Miss Sparkman                                        32

    7 W. Crickfield                                           21

    8 C. Gillingham                                          19

    9 Robt Harrisson                                        24

   10 Jas. Newman                                           40

   11 J S. Green                                               28

   12 D. S. Bell                                                            30

   13 Alex Asher                                              37

   14 G. W. [XXXX]                                       28

  15 H [X] Armistead                                      45

  16 J C Nurrall                                               39

317 R [X] Davis                                             54

   18 R. Rodgers                                              38

   19 J. B. Gollicoffe                                      32

   20 J. G Peterson                                           25

   21 David Ashbury                                       27

   22 J J Thornton                                            48

   23 J A. Cadwell                                           33

   24 L. Frelich                                                            31

   25 J. C. Humphreys                                     20

   26 W. L. Williams                                       27

   27 Mrs. Williams                                        22

   28           Williams                                       5

   29            Williams                                      2

   30 F. S. West                                               38

   31 Henry West                                             2

   32 Louis West                                             12

   33 Annie West                                             5

   34 Elijah Crotts                                           43

   35 Mrs Crotts                                              39

   36 Miss Crotts                                             18

   37 John Meets                                             36

  38 D. P. Wiliams                                          34

  39 J. L Harvey                                              25

  40 Robt. Danials                                           55

  41 M Jones                                                   49

  42 Wm Allen                                                            29

  43 L Wagoner                                               46

  44 James Hall                                               58

 

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345

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345 Jesse Hadsen                                            61

346 James Pike                                               26

  47 John Carter                                              25

  48 C. W. Harvey                                           34

  49 J. P. Sugart                                               38

  50 Bery Gump                                              55

  51 Dr. Hobson                                              34

  52 A. Rau                                                      23

  53 Allen Williams                                        20

  54 D. D. Davis                                              40

  55 George B Omer                                       30

  56 M. Road                                                   36

  57 James Welsh                                            39

  58 Soloman Hadley                                      28

  59 J N. Gregory                                            24

  60 S. H. Dakin                                              29

  61 Robt Scott                                                30

  62 Benj Dakin                                               26

  63 Wm Hardick                                            32

  64 G. W. Busbee                                           40

  65 Mrs Busbee                                              42

  66            Busbee                                          21

  67            Busbee                                          7

 68 J J. Graham                                               50

 69 Mrs Grayham                                           44

 70 H S Grayham                                            23

 71 L M Grayham                                           14

 72 Ada Grayham                                           4

   3 J Vincent                                                   37

 74 B. Jessup                                                   24

 75 N Hodson                                                 31

 76 Caleb Hunt                                                42

 77 J L Harvy                                                  37

 78 James Byne                                               30

 79 Mrs Byne                                                  25

 80 Mollie Byne                                              6

 81 J [X] Pickering                                         32

 82 Mary Pickering                                         29

 83 F Galliott                                                  24

 84 R. O Keeman                                            33

  85 Wm Shannon                                           30

  86 E. Northy                                                 29

  87 E Burt                                                      41

  88 Mrs Burt                                                  37

  89 Oliva Burt                                                            16

  90 Harriet Burt                                             9

  91 J. W. Irvin                                                21

  92 D. Guinter                                                36

  93  R Templeman                                         52

  94 John Flory                                                39

  95 John Smith                                               27

  96 Abram Miller                                          25

  97 Zach Warfield                                         50

  98 W. Linnett                                               53

  99 Rich Martin                                             28

400 John Bowman                                          37

 

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400

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401 John Beabert                                            25

    2 Lewis Ballard                                          20

    3 James Polett                                            19

    4 L. C. Farwell                                            24

   5 Pat O.Brien                                   37

   6 John Snyder                                  42

   7 Geor. Horton                                 39

   8 John W. Bland                              53

   9 Alex Nickerson                             31

  10 Isreal Watt                                   33

  11 Henry Buchanan                          60

  12 Joseph Rodgers                            47

  13 Theodo Tucker                            55

  14 Mrs Tucker                                  48

  15 Jane Tucker                                 22

 16 Frank Tucker                                25

  17 Eliz Tucker                                  15

  18 Rich Hagadon                              24

  19 Chas Barnes                                 36

  20 Lucy Walton                                29

  21 Frank Walton                               34

  22 Miss Walton                                12

  23 Frank Richardson                                    22

  24 Samuel Mathews                         40

  25 Hiram Howland                           29

  26 [XXXX] Ingalls                           37

  27 Robt Taylor                                 30

  28 Geo. Hearvey                               34

429 J. P. De Witt                                49

  30 George Mathews                         38

  31 Levi Clark                                    40

  32 Theodore [XXXX]                       37

  33 A. H Kethridge                            59

  34 Mrs Kittridge                               43

  35 Susan Kittridge                            25

  36 Mary Kettridge                            10

  37 Florence Kittridge                       15

  38 F. E. Gould                                  25

  39 Mrs Gould                                   18

  40 Lettle Gould                                1

  41 L. T. Gould                                  58

  42 H. S. Hunt                                    29

  43 Richard Kelley                            20

  44 F O. Jones                                    35

  45 T. J Smith                                                26

  46 R. S Wyatt                                   23

  47 John Doddsworth                         48

  48 Mrs Ellis                                      53

   49 John Abott                                  22

   50 Judson Eldred                             34

   51 Danial Allen                               27

   52 Edwin Dopp                                32

  53 E S Decker                                   30

  54 Mrs Decker                                              27

55 Willie Decker                                5

56 Julius Aldrich                                34

 

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457

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457 Danial Eldred                              32

  58 Milton Pickett                             25

  59 Harvy Hatch                                34

  60 Warren Wells                              43

  61 Mrs Wells                                                40

  62 Amos Wells                                 29

  63 Louis Wells                                 12

  64 Katy Wells                                   18

  65 Warren Wells                              73

  66 Robt Young                                 22

  67 Miss Mollie Young                     17

  68 J. B. Blanchard                            32

  69 J. M. [XXXXX]                           27

  70 S. A. Marshall                             26

  71 C. J. Snyder                                 35

  72 Alson Hall                                   34

  73 L. C Hird                                      22

  74 Miss Johnson                               22

  75 B. P. Hannah                                31

  76 A. R Green                                   27

  77 A. S. Lewis                                  32

  78 Miss Lewis                                  18

  79 H. [X] Bliss                                 26

  80 [X] [X] Brown                             22

  81 Robt S. Thomas                           28

  82 Albert Flanders                            30

  83 G. T Crowbargler                        64

  84 J. [X] Smith                                 34

485 D. O. Amos                                  54

  86 Levi H. Garnell                            57

  87 J. M. Cunningham                       39

  88 S. B. Zimmerman                                    53

  89 Mrs. Zimmerman                                    49

  90          Zimmerman                                    22

  91          Zimmerman                                    15

  92 W. Friedley                                  65

  93 W. A Davis                                  39

  94 A. J  L. Berlin                              31

  95 James [XXXX]                            26

  96 W. L. Murdock                            29

  97 Miss Murdock                             26

  98 Elimer Chase                               21

  99 W. Creary                                                28

500 Milford Clairmont                       38

    1 Frank Means                                40

    2 A. Riled                                       48

    3 John Bridges                                34

    4 Emeline Bridges                          28

    5 Julius Bridges                              10

    6 Sallie Bridges                              2

    7 Thos. Nine                                   24

    8 Squire Grisson                             53

    9 Wm Penwell                                31

   10 J J. Savage                                  32

   11 J. Walter                                     29

   12 H. Folson                                                40

 

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500

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  13 G. B. Amos                                  27

  14 S. H.  Amos                                 33

  15 Frank Knapp                                18

  16 W. H. White                                37

  17 Danial Webstar                            41

  18 C. J Edgar                                                22

  19 John T. Cochran                          30

  20 Thos. Hairdenbrook                     29

  21 Marcus E. Colmstock                  18

  22 W. L. Martin                                43

  23 W. Disney                                    29

  24 J. McIntosh                                  28

  25 Ira Harrington                              22

  26 Wm Barsby                                  31

  27 Wm Bryan                                   53

  28 Joseph Hanchester                       29

  29 G. W. Lufkin                               56

  30 Newton Tisdale                           33

  31 Marselle Lauepher                      [XX]

  32 Wm Upton                                   26

  33 Robt [XXXX]                              58

  34 B. H Lane                                     48

  35 J. B. Medlin                                 59

  36 Danial Bancroft                           37

  37 G. S. Parker                                 43

  38 Ed Murdock                                 26

  39 Dan Richardson                           19

  40 R. R. Roberts                               37

 541 Silas Lane                                   19

   42 J. [X] Nelson                              42

   43 T. Lane                                        39

   44 M L Jarvett                                 34

  45 Mrs Jarvett                                  29

  46         Jarvett                                  8

  47         Jarvett                                  5

  48         Jarvett                                  2

  49 Isaah Simons                               29

  50 Mrs Simons                                 25

  51 J. P Butler                                                20

  52 John Gray                                    33

  53 Fred Bardwell                              31

  54 S. K. Noble                                  27

  55 S [X] Benadict                             25

  56 Mrs. Benadict                              19

  57          Benadict                              2

  58 John Sigler                                   24

  59 Albert Bryant                               37

  60 John Albright                               34

  61 James Hildrith                             35

  62 Mrs Hildrith                                30

  63         Hildrith                                14

  64 Henry Hildrith                             68

  65 Lewis Keeler                               20

  66 John [XXXX]                              26

  67 C. Fenhill                                     67

  68 Robt Maskey                               47

 

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(11)  569

  69 John Hopkins                               37

  70 Mrs Hopkins                                29

  71 Mary “     “                                   12

  72 Johnny  “  “                                  8

  73 Jenett  “   “                                   2

  74 P. L Cain                                      74

  75 Sampson Lett                               29

  76 H. S. Mills                                   32

  77 Capt. L. Grayson                         43

  78 W. White                                     49

  79 Shelby Jones                                36

  80 John Walker                                23

  81 Mrs Walker                                 17

  82 G. G Gilmer                                 30

  83 Wm Moore                                  27

  84 James Sterling                             40

  85 D. D. Pierson                               41

  86 E. G. Douglass                             39

  87 John Jones                                   36

  88 Henry Douglas                             39

  89 John Bambridge                          29

  90 T. J. Patterson                              37

    91 Joseph Stephens                        30

    92 Maria Stephens                          25

    93 S. Kirkpatrick                            24

    94 Jacob Goudy                              18

    95 Jas A Newman                           24       

  596 Wm Simpson                             29

    97 S. J. Langdon                             30

    98 C. C McDowell                          26

    99 J. S Vincent                               42

  600 A. S childs                                 31

  601 George Harris                            20

  602 Samuel Farnsworth                   31

  603 Jacob Collyer                             29

  604 Jesse Wyncoop                          45

  606 Mary Wymcoop                         42

   607 [XXXX] Wyncoop                   10

   608 Nellie Wyncoop                       6

   

I H. T. McCarty hereby certify that the list of names herewith is a true and [XXXX] cinsus of the inhabitants of Barbour County Kansas

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Kansas this 28th day of March A. D 1873

 

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Duplicate

Proclamation

Whereas a memorial signed by Forty house holders residents of Barbour County Kansas and legal electors of the State whose signatures have been duly attested by the affidavits of three householders thereof showing that said County had Six hundred inhabitants and praying for the organization of same. said affiants setting forth that they had reason to and did believe said memoria and

Whereas it appears from actual enumeration by census returns duly made and certified according to law by an officer regularly Commissioned and qualified that there are six hundred bona fide inhabitants in said County of Barbour:

Now therefore know ye that I Thomas A. Osborn Governor of the State of Kansas by authority vested in me have appointed and Commissisoned C. C. Bemis, D. Updegraff  and W. E. Hutchinson Special County Commissioners and George Ellis Special County Clerk for Barbour County Kansas who were the person recommended for said officers in said memorial and do hereby declare Medicine Lodge the temporary County Seat for said County.

In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my names and caused to be affixed the Great Seal of the State. Done

 

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At Topeka this fourteenth day of April A. D. 1873

Thomas A Osborn

By the Governor

W H Smallwood

Secretary of State

 

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Barber County

 

  

 

                                               

 

 

 

 

                                    

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