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SOURCE: 1840 Census of Pensioners Revolutionary or Military Services;
With the names, ages, and places of residence
Returned by the marshalls of the several judicial districts; under
The Act for Taking the Sixth Census

Typed and Reformatted By: Kathy Leigh, July 19, 2001

First Name Last Name Age Head of Household Town County Possible Spelling
George Alfred 76 George Alfred Monroe City-1st ward Monroe
Ira Allen 54 Ira Allen Hartford Van Buren
Archibald Armstrong 84 Archibald Armstrong Saline Washtenaw
Jonathan Babcock 76 A. C. Babcock Marshall Calhoun
Nathaniel Baldwin 79 Freeman Burch Avon Oakland
James Banker 89 James Banker Metamora Lapeer
Richard Bean 49 R. Bean, Jr. Clyde St. Clair
Abel Bingham 54 A. Bingham
Hooper Bishop 85
Novi Oakland
Samuel Black 77 Luther Smith Blissfield Lenawee
John Blanchard 77
White Lake Oakland
Benjamin Brace 79
White Lake Oakland
Jos. Brace 74
White Lake Oakland
Mary Brink 74 Lewis S. Rouse La Roy Ingham
Ahira Brooks 81 Ahira Brooks Sherman St. Joseph
Ebenezer Brown 50 Ebenezer Brown Vernon Shiawassee
Elias Cady 80 Elias Cady Holly Oakland
Wealthy Chamberlain 70 Julius Chamberlain Sheridan Calhoun
Abram Cook 65 Abram Cook
Daniel Couch 76 Uriah B. Couch Scipio Hillsdale
Jotham Curtiss 84 Jonathan Curtiss Mason Cass
Jos. C. Darling 76 Chris. C. Darling Jackson Jackson
Lophario Donaldson 75 Lophario Donaldson Raisin Lenawee
Altamont Donaldson 77 Altamont Donaldson Holly Oakland
Stephen Downing 78 Stephen Downing Monroe City-4th ward Monroe
Elijah Drake 80 Flemon Drake
Martin Dubois 77 J. D. Dubois
William Dyckman 77 L. B. Dyckman Decatur Van Buren
Thomas Fargo 82 Samuel Ward
Polly Finch 71 Abel Finch Albion Calhoun
George Fitzsimmons *8 [48?] George Fitzsimmons Reading Hillsdale
Daniel French 55 Daniel French York Washtenaw
John Gibson 88 T. Ruggles Jackson Jackson
Thaddeus Gilbert 88 George Gilbert Mottville St. Joseph
Thomas Gratton 83
Hudson Lenawee
E*bon Gregory 80 Jesse Gregory Troy Oakland
Rhodes Hall 82 William Hall East Portage Jackson
Peter Havens 78 Peter Havens, Jr. Somerset Hillsdale
Ebenezer Hawkins 75 E. Hawkins Ypsilanti Washtenaw
David Haynes 78 P. E. Haynes Columbia Jackson
Vespasian Hoisington 78 Vespasian Hoisington Salem Washtenaw
Edward Howard 84 Joshua Howard Dearborn Wayne
B. Howard 70 B. Howard Macomb Macomb
Derrick Hulick 81 Dennis Snyder Addison Oakland
Bennet Joy 45
Redford Wayne
Jonathan Kearsley 54 Jonathan Kearsley
L. Laraby 73 T. Laraby Camden Hillsdale
Catharine Lightall 108 Benjamin Huntley Sandstone Jackson
Abiathar Lincoln 82 Jotham Wood Jackson Jackson
Edward Locke 50 Edward Locke
Esther Madden 75 William Orcutt Leonidas St. Joseph
Charles Meseroll 98 John L. Meseroll Burlington Calhoun
William J. Moody 44 William J. Moody Jackson Jackson
Henry Myers 45 Henry Myers
William Olds 69 T. Turner Clinton Macomb
Abram Osborn 85 Samuel Osborn Woodstock Lenawee
Adam Overocker 79 Adam Overocker Grass Lake Jackson
Ezra Parker 95 W. M. Parker Royal Oak Oakland
William Perryburn 84 John G. Thayer London Monroe
Edmund Pratt 87 Heman Pratt Somerset Hillsdale
Nathan Puffer 70 Isaac Blanchard
James Randall 45 John McVev Dearborn Wayne
Abner Rawson 76
Van Buren Wayne
Samuel Roam 52 Samuel Roam
Reuben Robinson 82 J. N. Robinson
Jacob Rutenaw 81 George Rutenaw Canton Wayne
Asher Seaton 78 Salmon Owen Raisinville Monroe
Jeremiah Selerieg -- James Selerieg Martin Allegan
James Selleck 78 James Selleck Silver Creek Cass
S. Sharp 47 S. Sharp Adams Hillsdale
John Silsby 56 John Silsby Bertrand Berrien
David Smead 74
Redford Wayne
Martin Smith 57 Martin Smith Dundee Monroe
Hubbel Steven 80 A. L. S***** Naskin Wayne Stevens
James Stevens 83 Allen Briggs Lawrence Van Buren
John Stoddard 43 John Stoddard York Washtenaw
Samuel Stone 76 Samuel Stone Dundee Monroe
Jonas Stone 60 Jonas Stone
Thomas Swartwout 83 Andrew Swartwout Woodstock Lenawee
John Thompson 79

Elizabeth Trowbridge 79

John N. Van Austin 65 David Adams Jackson Jackson
Edward Vickney **

Michael Vreelandt 80 Curren Vreelandt Brownstown Wayne
David Warren 60
Redford Wayne
Esther Watkins 73 Levi Watkins Leonidas St. Joseph
Zadoc Wellman 79 Joel Wellman Troy Oakland
Jonathan Wells 50 Jonathan Wells Howard Cass
John Winchell 43

John Woodward 77
Redford Wayne

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1840 Census of Pensioners-MI
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