Persons who died in Blackhawk Township during the year ending June 1,1870


George Cantine, 10, M, Illinois , February, scarlet fever.

Clem Cantine, 3, F, Illinois , March, scarlet fever

William Dickson, 87, M, New York , November, old age

Laura Webster, 23, F, Illinios, March, consumption

Annie Foster, 2 months, F, Illinios, February, scrofula

John Tompson, 55, M, Pennsylvania , March, scarlet fever

George W. Cheny, 48, M, Pennsylvania , February, scarlet fever

Sarah Godfrey, 1, F, Illinios, October, dropsy

Lewis Lambert, 7, M, Illinois , March, scarlet fever

Charles Wilson, ly and 2 months, M, Illinois , April, cholera infantum

James N. Young, ?, Wisconsin , January, scarletina

Minnie Lewis, 2, F, Illinois , March, croup

Willie Crist, 4, M, Illinois , September, cholera infantum

Olivia Oilar, ?, F, Illinois , August, cholera infantum

Eleanor Newberg, 33, F, Canda E., February, consumption

Francis Burke, 25, M, Illinois , April, scarlet fever

Frank Burick 2 months, M, Illinois , May, whooping cough

Jacob Dice, 15, M, Missouri , June, consumption

John Martin, 1 month, M, Illinois , April, cholera infant urn

Ernest Sears, 2, M, Illinois , July, drowned

Hibbard Morre, 63, M, Pennsylvania , June, heart disease

Elsie Cheney, 1, F, Illinois , February, scarlet fever

Patrick Shanisay, 54, M, Ireland , April, scarlet fever

*Note: Frank Burick, Jacob Dice, and Patrick Shanisay had parents of foreign birth


From: 1870 Black Hawk Township Census

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