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Re: Orsamus or Orsemus JOY
Posted by: Carole (ID *****4261) Date: August 01, 2005 at 19:07:40
In Reply to: Orsamus or Orsemus JOY by Judy Joy of 550

I found an Orasmus Joy living in Township 105, Range 9, Winona, Minnesota, 19 July 1860.

Orasmus Joy, Age 57, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: $500; Value of Personal Property: $300, POB: Mass.
Harriet, Female, Age 54, POB: New York
Henry, Age 26, Farmhand, POB: New York
Duane, Age 17, Farmhand, POB: Wisconsin
Heatster (? could not read), Female, Age 12, POB: Wisconsin

Living next to Orasmus:
Benjamin Joy, Age 26, Farmer, Value of Real Estate: $300; Value of Person Property: $200, POB: Wisconsin
Lucinda, Age 20, POB: Ohio

1870 Federal Census, Fremont, Winona County, Minnesota, 27 June 1870
Orasmus Joy, Age 67, Farmer, POB: Mass.
Harriet, Age 64, Keeping House, POB: New York

Benjamin Joy, Age 32, Farmer, Real Estate: $1600, Personal Property: $300, POB: Wisconsin
Lucinda, Age 30, Keeping house, POB: Ohio
Stanton, Age 5, POB: Minnesota
Vernon, Age 2, POB: Minnesota

1880 Federal Census, Custer, Lyon County, Minnesota, 21 Jun 1880 (Harriet living with daughter & son-in-law)
D. Wilford, Age 59, Farmer, POB: Ohio; Father's POB: Penn.; Mother's POB: Virginia
Malinda, Wife, Age 50, keeping house, POB: Wisconsin, Father's POB: Mass. Mother's POB: New York
Clinton D., Son, Age 20, Works on Farm; POB: Minnesota
Cashin(?)M., Son, Age 18, At home, POB: Minnesota
Hattie C., Daughter, Age 17, POB: Minnesota
Bert A., Son, Age 10, At home, POB: Minnesota
Mary, Daughter, Age 5, POB: Minnesota
Harriet L., Mother-in-law, Age , POB: New York; Father's POB: Mass.; Mother's POB: Vermont

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