Monday, April 4, 2016

Moving Across the Line

Are you having trouble tracking your ancestors in the 1890's? 

Names of former CRAWFORD County residents living in LAWRENCE County on January 13, 1897
Rev, S. Bussard, St. Francisville
E. Barlow, Insurance agent, Lawrenceville
Hezekiah Bussard, lives at Lawrenceville with daughter Mrs. Mary Cochran
Mrs. Jane Chiddix, Bridgeport
Dr. S.S. Connett is practicing medicine at Lawrenceville
Thos. Edgington, Russellville
C. R. Fisher, Russellville
Benjamin R. Fisher, resides at Lawrenceville and is the retiring circuit clerk of that county.
Gil Gordon and family residing at Lawrenceville and traveling for Illinois Printing Co.
J. Ed Harper and family reside at Sumner
Dr. W.C. Hayhurst is practicing medicine at West Port, Ill.
D.F. Johnson, Pinkstaff
Dr. E.E. Jenner, druggist, Birds
A.N. Little and family reside at Lawrenceville
W.H. Myers, Russellville
Andrew Montgomery, West Port
Judge Frank Meserve is ex-county judge and leading lawyer of Lawrenceville
Ex country treasurer, Wm Martin, is in business at Lawrenceville and his son John, is practicing law.
Daniel H. Osman, Lawrenceville
W.W. Odell, traveling representative of the McCormick Harvester Co., is located at Lawrenceville.
J.B. Regan, Lawrenceville
Henry P. Steel is farming near Pasture Field, Lawrence county.
Dr. A.B. Stephens is a dentist at Lawrenceville.
N.M. Tohill is states attorney of Lawrence county.
J. Wm Weger, Russellville
Milton Askrew-St. Francisville
Judge Frank Meserve-Leading attorney-Lawrenceville
Gil Gordon and family residing at Lawrenceville
D.F. Johnson is in the tile business at Pinkstaff.
N.M. Tohill is practicing law at Lawrenceville
J. M Weger-Russellville
Mrs. Jane Chiddix-Bridgeport
G.P. Allen-farmer-Lawrenceville
H.N. Smith practicing law at Birds.
Dr. E.J. Jenner, druggist, Birds.
Jos. Reynolds farmer near Birds.
Guy Brashears, farmer, Lawrenceville
John Daugherty is blacksmithing at Birds
A.N. Little and family reside at Lawrenceville.
E. Barton, Life Insurance agent, Lawrenceville.
Dr. W.C. Hayhurst, is practicing medicine at West Port.
W.W. Odell, traveling representative of the McCormick Harvester Co., is located with his family at Lawrenceville.