GREENE County, Indiana -- Poorhouse List -- 1860 Census

Submitted by: Jeanette S. French
The 1860 CENSUS, Richland TWP, Greene County, Indiana, contains a list of the inhabitants of the "Poor House" (this label was written on the side of the pages). All the residents were entered under the Thomas Flynn family data, so it is probable that he was running the poor house at this time.

Enumerated 20 July 1860

#1009,1009 Thomas FLYNN, 40, farmer, Real estate=$3000/personal=$200, born NC Permelia

[MC DONALD] FLYNN, 42, born Ohio Sebastian FLYNN, 17, farm labour, born Ind.

Erastus M. FLYNN, 14, born Ind

Thomas M. FLYNN, 13, born Ind

Melvina, FLYNN 10, born Ind

William NATIONS, 75, born NC Deaf & Dumb

Polly NATIONS, 78, born NC Deaf & Dumb

Joseph FIELDS, 36, born Ind pauper

Rebecca HAWLEY, 28, born Ind pauper

Polly MARTINDALE, 30, born KY insane

Polly HICKS, 30, born Ind insane

[the following names appear on the next page and none have a place of birth listed]

Elizabeth HICKS, 26, insane

Len BEASLY, 20, (male) insane

Malinda PROCTOR, 48, pauper

Lucinda STREETS, 23, blind

Janah FREEMAN, 5, pauper

Ruth FREEMAN, 8, pauper


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