Odd Fellows Orphans' Home, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, 1900

Odd Fellows Orphans' Home

38th Ward, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, A.D. 1900*


 1 Yeager S Jere?        Head        W F Oct  1854  45 W 2 0 Penn    Penn    Penn               Matron       0    Y Y Y O F H
 2 Becker Ellen I        Asst Matron W F Apr  1848  52 W 2 2 Penn    Penn    Penn               Asst Matron  0    Y Y Y
 3 Back Henry            Janitor     W M Nov  1827  72 W     Germany Germany Germany 1828 71 Na Janitor      0    Y Y Y
 4 Shead* Mary ?         Chambermaid W F May  1856  44 S     Mary    Del     Mary               Chambermaid  0    Y Y Y
 5 Shead* E?????         Chambermaid W F Aug  1862  38 S     Mary    Del     Mary               Chambermaid  0    Y Y Y
 6 Burns Marie           Laundry     W F Jan  1846  54 W 1 1 Ireland Ireland Ireland            Laundrywoman 0    Y Y Y
 7 Reigel Laura          Cook        W F Feb  1860  40 W 1 1 Penn    Penn    Penn               Cook         0    Y Y Y
 8 Bryer Catherine       Pupil       W F Mar  1875  25 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
 9 Bald Emma May         Pupil       W F May  1883  17 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
10 Bald Gertrude         Pupil       W F Aug  1886  13 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
11 Daugherty Nettie C    Pupil       W F May  1885  15 S     N York  N York  N York             At School      10 Y Y Y
12 Daugherty Lloyd C     Pupil       W M Sept 1887  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
13 Wolfe Lloyd U         Pupil       W M Oct  1887  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
14 Zorby* John F         Pupil       W M Jan  1891   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
15 Lytle* Charles O      Pupil       W M July 1889  10 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
16 Barter Erich          Pupil       W M Mar  1886  14 S     Penn    England England            At School      10 Y Y Y
17 Le?gon* Joseph G      Pupil       W M Aug  1890   9 S     Penn    France  France             At School      10 Y Y Y
18 Le?gon* Emile         Pupil       W M Sept 1891   8 S     Penn    France  France             At School      10 Y Y Y
19 Cowen* Elizabeth      Pupil       W F July 1887  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
20 Cowen* Margaret N     Pupil       W F Sept 1888  11 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
21 Wolfe Ernie* S        Pupil       W M May  1891   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
22 Witt? ?               Pupil       W M Nov  1880  19 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
23 Witt? Howard H        Pupil       W M Nov  1890   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
24 Miller Roger B        Pupil       W M Feb  1890  10 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
25 Fishburn ?            Pupil       W M May  1891   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
26 Shipton Mary M        Pupil       W F Feb  1893   7 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
27 Wirtenborg Ollo*      Pupil       W M Oct  1891   8 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
28 Wirtenborg Catherine  Pupil       W F July 1896   3 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
29 Stichmiller* Charles  Pupil       W M Sept 1888  11 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
30 Stichmiller* Florence Pupil       W M May  1893   7 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
31 Stichmiller* Frances  Pupil       W F July 1895   4 S     Penn    Penn    Penn 
32 Clegge Livinia L      Pupil       W F May  1890  10 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
33 Clegge Sarah L.       Pupil       W F Sept 1890*  5 S     Penn    Penn    Penn  
34 Wright Elvin          Pupil       W M Oct  1893   6 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
35 Wright William E      Pupil       W M May  1888  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
36 Sperow Edna M         Pupil       W F Jan* 1889  11 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
37 Sperow Ellen C        Pupil       W F Mar  1891   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
38 Streaker Louise R     Pupil       W F July 1891   8 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
39 Streaker Harrison R   Pupil       W M Oct  1888  11 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
40 Henderson Charles B   Pupil       W M Nov  1888  11 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y 
41 Henderson John B      Pupil       W M Aug  1890   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y 
42 Keeler Ella Caroline  Pupil       W F Sept 1892   7 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
43 Keeler Charles H      Pupil       W M July 1894   5 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
44 Burrows George W      Pupil       W M July 1889  10 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
45 Streaker Henry        Pupil       W M Oct  1896   3 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
46 Gemmell Florence      Pupil       W F Aug  1891   8 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
47 Gemmell Earl D        Pupil       W M Nov  1895   4 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
48 Boyer Robert R        Pupil       W M Dec  1894   5 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
49 Boyer Harold G        Pupil       W M May  1896   4 S     Penn    Penn    Penn
50 Brown Turk            Pupil       W M Oct  1886  13 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
51 Maul Christian        Pupil       W M Sept 1890   9 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y 
52 Winger Earl S         Pupil       W M May  1893   7 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
53 Finley Maggie         Pupil       W F Apr  1888  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y
54 Luhrman* Albert       Pupil       W M Aug  1887  12 S     Penn    Penn    Penn               At School      10 Y Y Y


** Transcriber's Notes **

Columns above represent name, relation, color, gender, birth month, birth 
year, age, marital status, number of children, number of living children, 
birth place, father's birth place, mother's birth place, year of immigration,
years in United States, naturalization, occupation, months unemployed, 
months at school, home owned or rented, home owned free or mortgaged, home 
or farm.  

Columns omitted are years married, number of farm schedule (all were left
blank in the original census).  

Transcriber used the abbreviations Penn for Pennsylvania, Mary for Maryland, 
Del for Delaware, N York for New York, and Y for yes.

Address of Orphanage: 4(?) Ontario Street.
This census was taken June 12, 1900 by John H. Smith, Enumerator. 

 1  Unable to read first name; might be Jeremiah or Jeremy (?)
 4-5  Surname might be Shear.  Given name for #4: middle initial is hard to 
      read; might be C, E, or A.  Given name for #5 is also hard to read; 
      might be Evaline but can't say for certain.
14  Surname might be Zarby
15  Surname is hard to read; looks like Lyille.  Might be Lytle, Lylle, 
    Lyelle, or something similar to any of these.
17-18  Unable to read surname; might be Luigon, Liugon, or something similar.
19-20  Unable to read surname; might be Cowan, Cowen
21  First name might be Elmer.
22-23  Unable to read surname; seems to begin with "W".  Surname looks like 
       "Wilt???hn" or "Witt???hn" as written.  Might be Wiltbecher/
       Wittbecher, Wiltbuhn/Wittbuhn, Wiltberber/Wittberber or something 
       similar to any of these.  Given name for #22 might be Edgar C. 
25  Unable to read first name; first letter is not visible, remaining 
    portion of name, as written, looks like "?hsssyore" or "?hsssigore" or 
    "?hsssipre".  Might be something like Fenigon, or Kenigon(?) - this is 
    assuming the missing first letter is actually a first initial (which it 
    very well could be). Caution is advised.
27  Name as given in original document is "Ollo"; Otto may have been 
    intended but can't say for certain.
29-31  Surname might be Stuhlmiller, Stuhlmuler, Stiehlmuler, Stich?muler.
33  Birth year for this person looks like 1890; age is 5
36  Birth month looks like Jun but might be Jan; birth year and age are 1889, 
    11, respectively.
54  Surname might be Luhman, Liehman, Liekman ...


CITATION

Ancestry.com, On-line Census Images. 
1900 US Federal Census, Pennsylvania
Philadelphia County, 38th Ward, Philadelphia
SD 1st Penna, ED 968, Sheets 18A-18B; Images 35-36 of 44
Img Ref#: 356-357/Roll: T623 1479. 

This list was Transcribed by
Lynn Beatty
21 March 2002
for The Orphans' Home Website

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