African American Census Schedules Online

1860 Federal Census
Kalamazoo County, Michigan
African American Households

Transcribed by Lois DiConti


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Brady Township             P.O. Brady

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13/85     Simmons        Frederick      53   M    B    Farmer         1600  265 North Carolina

13/85     Simmons        Mary           44   F    B                             North Carolina       

13/85     Simmons        Lycurgus       21   M    B                             North Carolina       

13/85     Simmons        Sarah A.       19   F    B                             North Carolina       

13/85     Simmons        Ruth E.        17   F    B                             North Carolina       

13/85     Simmons        Charles        14   M    B                             North Carolina

13/85     Simmons        Henry          12   M    B                             Indiana

13/85     Simmons        Martha N.      10   F    B                             Indiana

13/85     Simmons        Fabah?          8   F    B                             Indiana

13/85     Simmons        Frederick       5   M    B                             Indiana



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Brady Township             P.O. Pavillon           July 7, 1860 

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114/115   McGavin        George         25   M    M                          15 Kentucky



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Praire Ronde Township      P.O. Brady               July 9, 1860

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339/342   Johnson        Jane           32   F    M    Domestic                 Pennsylvania

339/342   Johnson        Ann D.          8   F    M    Domestic                 Pennsylvania



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Schoolcraft Township       P.O. Brady               July 9, 1860

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553/553   Caldwell       Susan          46   F    M                   1000  100 North Carolina



564/562   Fowler         James          31   M    M    Day Laborer           50 Ohio

564/562   Fowler         Mary A.        28   F    M                             Ohio

564/562   Fowler         Walter         13   M    M                             Ohio

564/562   Fowler         Kesiah?         8   F

564/562   Allen          George         50   M    B    Day Laborer              Virginia

564/562   Guy            William        25   M    M    Day Laborer              Ohio



574/570   Weaver         James          36   M    M    Shoemaker       200  100 North Carolina

574/570   Weaver         Maria          28   F    M                             North Carolina

574/570   Weaver         Virginia       13   F    M                             Indiana



580/576   Weaver         Joseph         30   M    M    Day Laborer           50 North Carolina

580/576   Weaver         Elizabeth      25   F    M                             North Carolina

580/576   Weaver         Frank           3   M    M                             Michigan

     

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Schoolcraft Township       P. O. Schoolcraft        July 18, 1860

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756/747   Stokes         Mary A.        13   F    B    Domestic                 Michigan



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Portage Township           P. O. Kalamazoo          July 23, 1860

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833/824   McDonnell      Henry          33   M    B    Farm Laborer         145 Virginia

833/824   McDonnell      Abigail        30   F    B                             North Carolina

833/824   Blandon        Mila A.        13   F    B                             Indiana

833/824   Blandon        Lemuel         11   M    B                             Indiana

833/824   McDonnell      George          6   M    B                             Indiana

833/824   McDonnell      Charles W.      4   M    B                             Canada

833/824   McDonnell      Ann M.          2   F    B                             Michigan

833/824   Burnet         Joanna ?        2   F    B                             Indiana



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Portage Township           P.O. Portage             July 27, 1860

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936/927   Myers          Benjamin       26   M    M    Day Laborer           50 Virginia

936/927   Myers          Susanna        23   F    M                             Canada

936/927   Myers          Edna?           3   M    M                             Michigan

936/927   Myers          Samuel          1   M    M                             Michigan



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Texas Township             P.O. Portage             August 21, 1860

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996/988   Trueblood      Angeline       13   F    B    Serving                  Indiana



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Oshtemo Township           P.O. Kalamazoo           September 7, 1860

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1178/1172 Wilson         John           42   M    M    Farmer         2800  720 Virginia

1178/1172 Wilson         Eliza          36   F    M                             Indiana

1178/1172 Wilson         William M.     16   M    M                             Canada

1178/1172 Wilson         George         15   M    M                             Canada

1178/1172 Wilson         Thomas         13   M    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         Orin           12   M    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         Elvira         11   F    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         Lena            9   F    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         Luana           8   F    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         John E.         3   M    M                             Michigan

1178/1172 Wilson         Eliza R.       1/12 F    M                             Michigan



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Oshtemo Township           P.O. Oshtemo             September 10, 1860

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1217/1213 Power          Enoch          22   M    M    Farmer         1600  405 Michigan

1217/1213 Power          Dinah          40   F    M                             ---

1217/1213 Power          Horace         20   M    M                             Michigan

1217/1213 Power          Helen          12   F    M                             Michigan

1217/1213 Power          Nancy          10   F    M                             Michigan



1265/1262 Harris         Enoch          75   M    M    Farmer         8000  635 Pennsylvania

1265/1262 Harris         Dinah          60   F    M                             Pennsylvania

1265/1262 Harris         Charles        33   M    M                             Ohio

1265/1262 Harris         Franklin       12   M    M                             Michigan



1303/1300 Poodin         Jesse          20   M    B    Help?                    UNK



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Ross Township              P.O. Augusta Kalamazoo   June 2, 1860

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57/59     Jones          Samuel         19   M    M    Barber                10 Mississippi



64/67     White          James          23   M    B    Day Laborer              Kentucky



85/88     Johnson        William H.     19   M    B    Day Laborer              Michigan



118/121   Chase          James          21   M    M    Laborer         140   50 New York



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Climax Township            P.O. Augusta Kalamazoo   July 11, 1860

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735/741   Simons         Jas.?          39   M    B    Laborer              100 New York

735/741   Simons         Mercy E.       27   F    B    Wife                     New York

735/741   Simons         Charlotte P.   10   F    B                             New York

735/741   Simons         Florence        7   F    B                             New York

735/741   Simons         Martin J.       5   M    B                             New York

735/741   Simons         Charles C.      4   M    B                             Michigan

735/741   Simons         Effie M.        1   M    B                             Michigan



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Pavillion Township         P. O. Augusta            July 16, 1860

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870/876   Harris         Elijah         40   M    B    Laborer                  Tennessee?



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Comstock Township          P. O. Augusta Kalamazoo

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1035/1041 Burnett        Also           58   M    B    Laborer               25 North Carolina

1035/1041 Burnett        Nancy          52   F    B                             North Carolina

1035/1041 Burnett        Zacariah        8   M    B                             Indiana



1038/1044 Ross           Elizabeth      33   F    M    Servant                  Virginia

1038/1044 Ross           Charles        16   M    M                             Virginia



1167/1173 Jackson        W. A.          22   M    M    Barber                25 Canada



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Village of Kalamazoo       P. O. Kalamazoo          June 16, 1860

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258/254   Brown          James          38   M    M    Cook                     Virginia

258/254   Smith                         38   M    M    Servant

258/254   Gillam?                       26   M    M    Shoemaker                Virginia

258/254   Gillam?        Nancy J.       22   F    M    Servant

258/254   Barber         James          22   M    M    Servant                  Ohio



266/      Brown          Sarah          30   F    M    Servant                  Virginia

266/      Brown          Harriet        11   F    M                             Tennessee



344/341   Tailor         Hester         60   F    M                             Kentucky



353/350   Kersey         Caroline       20   F    N                             Canada



461/460   Maserle?       Thomas         31   M    M    Mason           800  200 Virginia

461/460   Maserle?       Ann M.         21   F    M                             Indiana

461/460   Maserle?       Philis          2   M    M                             Michigan



539/539   Kersey         Mrs.           40   F    B    Washerwoman           50 Canada

539/539   Kersey         Ephraim        10   M    B                             Canada

539/539   Kersey         James           7   M    B                             Canada

539/539   Kersey         Mary            5   F    B



485/      Kersey         Julia          16   F    M                             Indiana



639/640   Patterson      Sarah          50   F    B    Washerwoman           75 Maryland

639/640   Patterson      Ann M.         15   F    B                             Ohio

639/640   Pollard        Rachel         25   F    B                    300      Ohio

639/640   Pollard        Elizabeth       5   F    B                             Canada

639/640   Pollard        Thomas         4/12 M    B                             Michigan



641/642   Powers         Isaac V.       43   M    M    Day Laborer          500 Connecticut

641/642   Powers         Dorcas A.      26   F    M    Dressmaker               New York

641/642   Powers         Martha M.      10   F    M                             Connecticut

641/642   Powers         George M.       8   M    M                             Connecticut

641/642   Powers         Ann A.          6   F    M                             Connecticut

641/642   Powers         Mary E.         1   F    M                             Michigan

641/642   Frazier        Jacob D.       27   M    M                          50 New York

641/642   Frazier        Ange           29   F    M                             Connecticut



643/644   Daniels        Richard        42   M    M    Whitewasher           50 Tennessee

643/644   Daniels        Emeline        24   F    M                             Kentucky

643/644   Daniels        Henrietta       9   F    M                             Canada

643/644   Daniels        Sarah          11/12F    M                             Illinois



645/646   Hammond        Lovett         27   M    M    Day Laborer           25 North Carolina

645/646   Hammond        Rebecca        26   F    M                             North Carolina

645/646   Hammond        Mary L.         7   F    M                             Indiana

645/646   Hammond        Harriet E.      5   F    M                             Canada

645/646   Hammond        Sarah J.        2   F    M                             Michigan

645/646   Hammond        Augustus       3/12 M    M                             Michigan

645/646   Mr. Droling    or Dooling     38   M    M    Bapt Preacher            UNK



653/654   Hedgebeth      Thomas         48   M    M    Farm Laborer    300   50 North Carolina

653/654   Hedgebeth      Mary           43   F    M    Washerwoman              North Carolina

653/654   Hedgebeth      Augustus       18   M    M    Farm Laborer             North Carolina

653/654   Hedgebeth      Mary           13   F    M                             Indiana

653/654   Hedgebeth      Parthena       11   F    M                             Indiana

653/654   Hedgebeth      Anna L.         7   F    M                             Canada West

653/654   Hedgebeth      Lillie D.       4   F    M                             Michigan

653/654   Hedgebeth      Rosa L.         1   F    M                             Michigan

653/654   Harvey         Thomas         23   M    M    Day Laborer              North Carolina



656/656   Nichols        George         45   M    M    Barber          300 1000 UNK

656/656   Nichols        Frances        40   F    M                             UNK

656/656   Nichols        Sarah          10   F    M                             UNK

656/656   Nichols        Hannah         5/12 F    M                             UNK



657/657   Nichols        Archibald      25   M    B    Barber                25 UNK

657/657   Nichols        Margaret       19   F    M                             UNK

657/657   Nichols        Mary           4/12 F    M                             UNK



661/661   Bowman         Junius         39   M    B    Day Laborer     100   50 Kentucky

661/661   Bowman         Lucinda        39   F    M    Washerwoman              Nova Scotia

661/661   Johnson        Amelia         17   F    B                             Canada West

661/661   Johnson        William        10   M    B                             Canada West



671/670   Owens          Irving         39   M    B    Barber               100 New York

671/670   Owens          Eliza          32   F    M                             Ohio



684/684   Evans          Charles P.     25   M    M    Barber                50 Georgia

684/684   Evans          Margaret       22   F    M                             Tennessee

684/684   Evans          Arthur W.       3   M    M                             Michigan

684/684   Evans          Child          2/12 F    M                             Michigan

684/684   Kersey         Rebecca        16   F    M                             Indiana



687/687   Hammonds       Rix            26   M    M    Day Laborer     500   50 North Carolina

687/687   Hammonds       Maria A.       20   F    M                             Indiana

687/687   Hammonds       James T.        4   M    M                             Canada

687/687   Hammonds       William H.     9/12 M    M                             Michigan



708/707   Brown          Samuel         38   M    M    Waiter Hotel   1400  300 Ohio

708/707   Brown          Miranda L.     38   F    M                             Ohio

708/707   Brown          Mary D.        11   F    M                             Michigan

708/707   Brown          Nancy H.        3   F    M                             Michigan

708/707   Brown          Samuel H.      2/12 M    M                             Michigan

708/707   Farnham        Louisa         41   F                                  New York



710/709   Bass           John           34   M    M    Barber               300 North Carolina

710/709   Bass           Nancy          41   F    M                             North Carolina

710/709   Lawson         Ann E.         19   F    M                             Indiana

710/709   Bass           George         18   M    M                             Indiana

710/709   Bass           Sarah J.        8   F    M                             Indiana

710/709   Bass           Mary J.         3   F    M                             Michigan

710/709   Lawson         Cornelius       1   M    M                             Michigan



713/712   Jackson        Henry          38   M    M    Laborer               25 New York

713/712   Jackson        Mary           26   F    M                             Virginia

713/712   Jackson        Josephine       9   F    M                             Michigan

713/712   Jackson        Mary E.         6   F    M                             Michigan

713/712   Jackson        Lucinda         2   F    M                             Michigan

713/712   Jackson        William H.      4   M    M                             Michigan

713/712   Jackson        Sarah J.       2/12 F    M                             Michigan



713/713   Morris         George         40   M    M    Farm Laborer     50      UNK

713/713   Morris         Elizabeth      26   F    M                             UNK

713/713   Russ           M?             30   M    M    Farm Laborer             UNK



729/729   Dagged         Ann            28   F    M    Wash & Ironer   100  100 South Carolina

729/729   Dagged         Angus E.       14   M    M                             Indiana

729/729   Dagged         Alonzo E.       9   M    M                             Indiana

729/729   Dagged         Hannah          8   F    M                             Indiana

729/729   Dagged         Alice E.        6   F    M                             Indiana

729/729   Seward?        William H.      3   M    M                             Indiana



731/731

George Wells

23 MM

Barber

            /100

UNK



Laura or Dorcas?

20 FM





Indiana



Charles A. "

  1 MM





Michigan













732/732

Mary Ferguson

31 FB

Washerwoman

            /50

Pennsylvania



Emily        "

13 FB





Michigan



Frank       "

  7 MB





Michigan

























740/740 

James Morris

49 MM

Day Laborer

             /25

North Carolina



Sarah     "

49 F





North Carolina





































745/745

Jesse Barnes

40 MB

Day Laborer

             /50

Kentucky



Cynthia    "

30 FB





Tennessee



Martha     "

  7 FB





Indiana



Maurice   "

  6 MB





Michigan



Arad White

60 MB





North Carolina



Mourning White

57 FB





North Carolina





































745/746

Thomas Wolfold/Wolford?

25 MM

Day Laborer



Kentucky



Mary              "

20

Seamstress



Indiana



Mary              "

6/12FM





Indiana



Mary Bonne   "

6/12FM





Michigan













808/806

John Hardimon

35 MM

Teamster

             /300

Kentucky



Charity A.   "

25 FM





North Carolina



George W.  "

10 MM





Indiana



Martha A.    "

  8 FM





Indiana



Angeline      "

  6 FM





Indiana



Mary Jane Hardimon

  5 FM





Indiana



Ellen           "

  3 FM





Indiana



Fanny A.    "

  1 FM





Indiana



Aaron Burnet

18 MM

Laborer



Indiana













881/880

Delia Livingston

20 FB

Servant (B.H.)



Louisiana













Hotel

John Jacobs

27 MB

Hostler

             /100

Tennessee













865/864

Mary A. Hardiman

32 FM



     1200/400

Ohio



Emily          "

  4 FM





Indiana



Enoch H.    "

  3 MM





Indiana













901/902

Jesse Maxwell

25 MM

Mason

             /25

Virginia



Beverly    "

20 FM





Ohio



John         "

  2 MM





Ohio













917/920

Julia A. Taylor

12 FM





Kentucky













935/937

James Dye

53 MM

Day Laborer

             /50

Georgia



Emily       "

39 FM

Washer



Georgia



Aquilla N. "

16 FM





Indiana



James W. Dye

14 MM





Indiana



John        "

  7 MM





Indiana



Martha     "

  4 FM





Michigan



Arnetta     "

  1 FM





Michigan

























946/948

Charles Gomer

28 MM

Cook

      800/100

UNK



Mrs.          "

23 FM





UNK



Charles     "

  3 MM





Michigan

952/956

Joseph McCanlis

40 MM

Well Digger

      100/100

Tennessee



Martha       "

36 FM

Washerwoman



North Carolina



Edward Kersey

14 MM





Indiana



Isaiah         "

12 MM





Indiana



Latitia         "

11 FM





Indiana



Mary E. McCanlis

  5 FM





Michigan



I. B. Charlom?

29 MM

Carpenter/Joiner

            /800

Michigan

























954/957

John Thurston

60 MM

Day Laborer

       200/100

Virginia



Harriet     "

60 FM





Virginia













957/960

Henrietta Taylor

16 FB





Kentucky













962/965

Margaret Fields

17 FB

Servant



UNK













976/980

Rosana Taylor

43 FM

Washerwoman

             /10

Kentucky



Margaret   "

13 FM





Kentucky



Julia A.      "

  9 FM





Kentucky



John         "

  8 MM





Kentucky













978/982

John Ford

50 MM 

Day Laborer

             /50

Virginia



Sarah  "

40 FM





Virginia



Sarah  "

13 FM





Ohio



Martha J.

  9 FM





Ohio



Mary L. "

  8 FM





Ohio



Charles W.  "

  5 MM





Michigan



S * otha ?    "

  3 FM





Michigan



Thomas H.  "

5/12MM





Michigan













986/992

Stephen White

35 MB

Day Laborer

             /25

Indiana



Jane         "

28 FB





Indiana



Mary        "

9or7FB





Indiana



Sarah Tumblood?

  6 FB





Indiana



Henry       "

23 FM





New York













1028/1028

COUNTY GAOLER











Mary Kelley

30 FB





UNK



Mary     "

12 FB





UNK



John      "

10 MB





UNK



James   "

  8 MB





UNK



Charles "

  3 MB





UNK



Kate      "

  1 FM





UNK

`























1028/1028

COUNTY GAOLER









Larceny

Harry D. Ford

20 MM

Day Laborer

       800/

Tennessee



Margaret Taylor

13 FB





UNK



                Stokes

45 MB





UNK

1032/1032

Horace L. Smith

40 MM

Waiter

      2000/500

Virginia



Maria           "

35 FM

Seamstress



Virginia



Howard       "

  4 MM





Virginia













1036/1036

Sampson Bugg or Brigg

46 MM

Day Laborer

        100/25

UNK



Pamelia      "

45 FM









George       "

18 MM

Day Laborer



UNK



Ann             "

19 FM





UNK



Nathaniel    "

14 MM





UNK



Naomey     "

10 FM





UNK



Isabella Bugg or Brigg

  8 FM





Michigan



John        "

  6 MM





Michigan



Charles   "

  3 MM





Michigan













1038/1037

John Allay

28 MM

Whitewasher

       300/100

Virginia



Susan "

27 FM





Tennessee













1048/1048

Philetus Washington

30 MB

Day Laborer



UNK



Mrs. Washington

27 FM





UNK



Anny         "

  8 FB





UNK



Harrison Barton

30 MM

Day Laborer



Tennessee



Amanda Barton

28 FM

Washing



Tennessee



James M.  "

  4 MM





Michigan



Emeline     "

  2 FM





Michigan



Willie         "

3/12MM





Michigan



Isabella Bug

  8 FM





Michigan













1072/1072

Simon  ?

45 MM

Farm Laborer



UNK



Kalamazoo Township

P. O. Kalamazoo  



1165/1158

Hardesson? Walker

59 MM

Farmer

   8// // 2// //

Pennsylvania



Mary Williams

24 FM





Michigan



John Walker

  8 MM





Michigan



Ann Williams

  2 FM





Michigan



Ella Williams

  4 FM





Michigan



Susan Williams

3/12FM





Michigan













1236/1225

William Nickerson

26 MM

Farm Laborer

         /50

North Carolina



Margaret   "

19 FM





Indiana











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Cooper    P. O. Kalamazoo  September 19, 1860

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1457/1442

Richard Morse

37 MM

Farm Laborer



Virginia



Joanna      "

26 FM





Ohio



Mary A.     "

13 FM





Michigan



Richard     "

  6 MM





Michigan



Calvin       "

  5 MM





Michigan



Joseph      "

  3 MM





Michigan



Sarah       "

  2 FM





Michigan



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Alamo     P. O. Kalamazoo  September 25, 1860

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1663/1655

John W. Brooks

40 MM

Farmer

   800/200

North Carolina



Isabella      "

23 FB





Pennsylvania



John H.      "

  1 MM





Michigan



1 1860 Federal Census, Kalamazoo County, Michigan Excerpts: Only Listed African American/Mulatto Residents

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