Children's Home, Logan County, Ohio, 1900
Harrison Township, Logan County, Ohio, A.D. 1900*
1 Farnsworth Charles Head W M Oct 1833 66 M 46 Vermont Vermont Vermont Superintendent YYY R ? F 30
2 Farnsworth Laura J Wife W F June 1833 66 M 46 3 2 Canda* Conn N York Matron YYY
3 Miller Mable J Daughter W F Sept 1864 36 M 16 3 3 Vermont Vermont Vermont Asitent* Matron YYY
4 Miller William E SonInlaw W M May 1859 41 M 16 Ohio Virg Penn Farm laborer 0 YYY
5 Miller Abbie M Daughter W F Augt 1886 13 S Ohio Ohio Vermont Serving?? girl YYY
6 Miller Warren* W Son W M Jany 1888 12 S Ohio Ohio Vermont At school 8 YYY
7 Miller ?ani? L Daughter W F June 1890 10 S Ohio Ohio Vermont 8 YYY
8 Bannister* ??is* Matron W F Mar 1835 65 Wd 0 0 Ohio Virg N York Matron 0 YYY
9 Merideth Rebeca M Boys Matron W F Oct 1869 30 S Ohio Ohio Ohio Boys Matron 0 YYY
10 Kitchen Addie L Cook W F Jany 1872 28 S Ohio Ohio Ohio Cook 0 YYY
11 G?????* Richard Boarder W M 14 S Ohio English English At school 7 YYY
12 G?????* Thomas Boarder W M 11 S Ohio England England At school 7 YYY
13 G?????* Victoria Boarder W F Feb 6 S Ohio England England 7 YYY
14 Deer* Elmer Inmate W M Feb 1885 15 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
15 Richard ????* Inmate W M May 1890 10 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
16 Johnson Harri?* Inmate B M Nov 1891 8 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
17 Hauseman* ?ach* Inmate W F Oct 1889 10 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
18 Cox ?????el* Inmate W M J??* 1891 9* S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
19 Powers Oakland W Inmate W M Aug 1892 7 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
20 Atkinson Albert Inmate W M July 1886 13 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
21 English James H Inmate W M May 1892 8 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
22 Berger Golde B Inmate W F Oct 1883 16 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
23 Berger Re???* O Inmate W F Nov 1885 14 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
24 Vanhorn Hazel E Inmate W F Oct 1894 5 S Ohio Un Un
25 Vanhorn Daniel Inmate W M Feb 1897 3 S Ohio Un Un
26 Jackson Wallace Inmate W M Oct 1888 11 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
27 Allen ??eddie Inmate W F July 1898 1 S Ohio Un Un
28 Jackson Leland P Inmate B M Nov 1890 9 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
29 Jackson Joseph M Inmate B M Nov 1892 7 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
30 Oder Willie Inmate W M 10 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
31 Archer May Inmate W F June 1892 7 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
32 ??pragle* Harry Inmate W M July 1888 11 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
33 Hervey* William K Inmate W M Nov 1889 10 S Ohio Un Un At school 7 YYY
34 Hoffman Eda S Inmate W F Aug 1892 7 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
35 Hoffman Clara E Inmate W F July 1894 5 S Ohio Un Un
36 Watt* Mildred S Inmate W F July 1890 9 S Ohio Un Un 7 YYY
37 Sargent* Herman* Inmate W M July 1899 1? mos* S Ohio Un Un
38 Mi?chel* Jessie Boarder B M Mar 1892 7 S Ohio Un Un 7 Y
39 Spencer Albert Boarder W M S Ohio Un Un 7 YNY
40 Spencer Frederick Boarder W M S Ohio Un Un 7 Y
41 B??????* Asa Boarder W M S Ohio Un Un
42 Herbert ??son* Boarder W M S Ohio Un Un
43 Zigler* Bessie Boarder W F S Ohio Un Un
** Transcriber's Remarks **
The columns above represent name, relation, color or race, sex, birth month,
birth year, age, marital status, number of years married, mother of how many
children, number of children still living, birth place of this person, birth
place of father of this person, birth place of mother of this person,
occupation, months not employed, months attended school, can read, can write,
can speak English, own or rent, owned free or mortgaged, house or farm,
number of farm schedule.
Columns omitted for this transcription were the citizenship columns (i.e.,
year of immigration to the United States, years in the United States, and
naturalization) as all were left blank in the original document.
Transcriber abbreviated Connecticut as Conn, Virginia as Virg, Unknown
as un, yes as Y and no as N.
Address of Orphanage: not given in this census.
This census was taken on the 7th & 8th days of June, 1900, by Thomas G Ewing,
1 Unable to read column "owned free or mortgaged"; looks as though "F"
had been entered but it is very light and may have been erased in some
2 Birth place of this person is spelled as such in original census
5 Unable to read occupation for this person
6 First name hard to read; might be Warren
7 First name hard to read; might be Janis, Fanie ....
11-13 Surname is hard to decipher; looks like "Georige", "Grauge" as
written. Might be Grange, possibly George
14 Surname might be Dear, Dur, Dier
15 First name is hard to decipher; looks like "pka" or "pha" where the two
parts of the "p" are disjointed. Might be John but can't say for
16 Letters of the first name for this person are somewhat crowded making
it hard to read; might be Harris, possibly David, though the first
letter looks more like "H"
17 Surname looks like Hauseman, Hanseman. First name looks like "Aach";
might be Arch, possibly Bach ... might be Earle but the first letter
does not look like "E".
18 First name for this person is hard to read. Might be Carmel; possibly
Samuel (but the "m" in this arrangement looks more like "n"). Birth
month for this person looks like "Jany" but birth year and age are
1881 and 9, respectively. Month might be July, possibly June ...
23 First name for this person looks like "Renco", "Reuco", or "Renes";
might be Renee or Renae ....
27 First name looks like "Gleddie"; might be Heddie
32 Surname is very hard to decipher; looks like "Hepragle"; first name
looks like Harry
33 Surname for this person is hard to read; looks like "Hervoy" or "Hervey."
Might be Henry, Harvey/Harvy, or may start with "Hers...", "Hess.
36 Surname might be Walt, possibly Wadt
37 Surname might be Sargant or Sergant. Age for this person is either
"10/12" or "11/12", i.e., 10 months or 11 months; hard to determine
due to overwriting in original census.
38 Surname looks like "Mischel" or "Misckel"; might be Mitchel but
can't say for certain. The tail of the "g" from the line above
interferes with the third letter.
41 Surname is hard to read; might be Bushner, Brukner but can't say for
certain. First name is looks like Asa ....
42 Unable to read first name; might end with "...on", possibly "...son".
43 Surname looks like Zigler or Zizler.
Ancestry.com, On-line Census Images.
1900 U.S. Federal Census, Ohio
Logan County, Harrison Township
SD 1, Ed 107, Sheets 2A-3B; Images 3-4 of 18
Img Ref#: 63-64/Roll: T623 1294
This list was Transcribed
18 January 2002
for The Orphans' Home Website