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1846 Census

United States: Territory of Wisconsin:  Racine County: Town of Burlington

Schedule of the Census of the Town of Burlington
in the County of Racine, Wisconsin Territory
on the First day of June, A. D. 1846

 

Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total 1 of 8
[161]
Royal C. Brown 1 1 2
Richard Brown 7 3 10
Lambert D. Quackenbush 3 1 4
Luke P. Brown 4 2 6
John Hawkins 3 6 9
John D. Farebanks (Fairbanks?) 5 4 9
John Peth (?) 1 3 4
Patrick Calahan (Callahan) 2 2 4
Conrads Conrads 1 2 3
Lewis Theula (Theule) 2 2 4
John H. Dallman (Dahlman) 6 2 8
John Deen 2 2 4
Abram Kay (?) 2 - 2
Joshua Woodhead 4 1 5
Edwin Bottomy (Bottomley) 2 6 8
James Tinker 4 4 8
Esquire Hinchliffe 2 2 4
James Scott 4 2 6
Walter Palmer 3 3 6
John Ellis 2 2 4
Joseph Cockroft (Cocroft) 3 1 4
James Noble 3 1 4
Alexander Stanhouse (Stenhouse) 2 1 3
Samuel Stanhouse (Stenhouse) 1 1 2
John W. Ames 4 2 6
Robert Hankerson (Hankinson) 1 3 4
Peter Hankerson, Jr. (Hankinson) 1 1 2
Timothy Rogers 1 1 2
Carried Over 76 61 137
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total 2 of 8
[155]
Brot Over 76 61 137
Peter Hankinson 2 2 4
Samuel Teal 3 1 4
John Lassey 1 - 1
Joseph Booth 1 - 1
David Alstead 7 2 9
Joseph Scofield 6 2 8
Thomas Smith 2 4 6
John Earnshaw 2 3 5
John Noble 5 2 7
Sydny Noble 1 1 2
Maz (?) Brown 6 3 9
James McDonnald (McDonald) 5 4 9
James McKee 1 1 2
Matthias Johnson 1 2 3
Job Gooder 1 4 5
Henry Gooder 3 1 4
Thomas Bulis (Bullis) 4 3 7
William Gooer (Gooder?) 4 5 9
Joseph Mitchell 3 1 4
William Bancroft 1 1 2
Samuel Eliwell (Helowell - 1850, Hellowell) 4 3 7
John Haight 1 1 2
Thomas Kempton 4 4 8
George Armatage (Armitage) 1 1 2
William Martin 1 1 2
John Walton 2 2 4
James Airey 3 3 6
George Sherrod 3 2 5
William McCarty (McCarthy) 4 2 6
Michael Cunningham 2 3 5
Michael Cunningham 3 3 6
Patrick O'Neal (O'Neil) 2 3 5
Timothy Fawley 3 2 5
Richard Nagel (Nagle - 1850) 2 1 3
Carried Up 170 134 304
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total 3 of 8
[155b]
Brot Up 170 134 304
John Leaver (Leber) 4 4 8
John McCurcher (McKercher) 3 1 4
Vincent Alexander 2 3 5
John Canester 1 2 3
Heman Loomis 2 3 5
Thomas Tombs (Toombs) 3 2 5
John Wadkins (Watkins) 6 2 8
Francis McCumber 5 4 9
William Studard (Stoddard?) 1 2 3
Jacob Quackinbush (Quackenbush) 2 5 7
Lemuel Morgan 6 3 9
Liberty Fisk (Fiske) 1 - 1
Elias Mason 3 2 5
Robert Norris 6 4 10
Christian Castleman 5 5 10
Barnard Richtier (Bernard Richter) 1 1 2
Henry Nelckes (?) 1 4 5
Henry Borgirt (Borgert, Bogart - 1850) 3 1 4
Joseph Schwir (Schwer) 2 1 3
Benjamin Brownsell 4 4 8
Thomas Caucet (Caucutt) 1 4 5
John T. Sheldon 3 2 5
James S. Rogers 6 - 6
Daniel Mathews 6 1 7
William Buck 3 4 7
John O'Neal  (O'Neil) 6 1 7
James Price 3 1 4
Matthew Jones 1 1 2
Richard Price 2 2 4
John W. Trobridge (Trowbridge) 2 4 6
Linus Blair 4 3 7
David Matterson 3 4 7
Edward Trowe (?) 1 1 2
David Bushnell 1 1 2
Carried Over 273 216 489
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total 4 of 8
[156]
Brot Over 273 216 489
Nelson R. Norton 6 6 12
Ruel Nims 2 1 3
William Everitt (Everett) 1 1 2
George A. Hewett (Hewitt?) 4 3 7
Henry Brick 4 1 5
Orvis Wicks 3 4 7
Phillip Basset 3 1 4
Collins Pemberton 4 3 7
Frederick Berkner (Birkner, Bierkner) 1 - 1
Frederick Chords (Kords) 3 2 5
George Batcheller (Batchelder) 2 4 6
Jacob K. Chapman 7 3 10
Benjamin Andrews 2 2 4
Joel McQuivy 2 1 3
Warren Cochran 2 2 4
Lucieus Alcott 3 3 6
George Folsom 3 3 6
George Barny 1 2 3
Charles J. Jones 1 3 4
George W. French 6 4 10
James Wright 1 1 2
Charles W. Ball 2 1 3
Orrigin Perkins (Origen) 3 3 6
Edward G. Dyre (Dyer) 3 5 8
Frank Folsom 1 2 3
Andrew Crouch 4 1 5
Michael Crouch 1 2 3
Orvill Stevens 3 2 5
Lewis Royce 2 3 5
Kimble Easterbrook 2 3 5
Henry Kindly 2 1 3
Harry Skinner 5 2 7
Edwin Ward 3 2 5
Derias Race (Rice?) 4 3 7
Carried Up 369 296 665
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White male White females Total 5 of 8
[156b]
Brot Up 369 296 665
Augustus Roy 1 2 3
Daniel Stevens 3 5 8
William Lewis 1 1 2
Orson Sheldon 3 2 5
William Johnson 4 4 8
Peter Forbes 4 4 8
Ephraim Perkins 17 5 22
David L. Wells 4 3 7
Orson B. Palmer 1 2 3
Mathias Clingley (Klingele) 4 4 8
Joseph Walkaman (Wackerman) 3 2 5
Charles Winer 1 4 5
Silas Peck 3 2 5
Nathaniel Dickerson 3 3 6
William Williams 1 2 3
James L. Brown 5 3 8
Andrew J. St. John 10 2 12
William L (?) Wood 2 1 3
Harmon Mewast (?) 4 1 5
Ephraim Sawyer 3 3 6
Francis (?) Gribal (Griebel) 2 3 5
Elisha Solsbury (Salisbury) 3 2 5
John Akin (Aiken) 3 5 8
Frederick Kiber (Kyber - 1850, Keuper) 3 2 5
James Catton 4 1 5
John G. Hayden (?) 1 1 2
Daniel Crowell (?) 2 1 3
Samuel Hanshaw 2 3 5
George W. Gregg 9 3 12
Joseph Griffin 1 1 2
Reubin Copeland 3 3 6
Thomas Hoefer (?) 1 1 2
Edward C. Hamond 2 7 9
William Latham 1 1 2
Carried Over 484 385 865 (869)
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White male White females Total 6 of 8
[157]
Brot Over 484 381 (385) 865 (869)
Joseph Rooker 5 4 9
Noah Martin 2 3 5
William Rooker 4 4 8
Daniel Clark 2 3 5
George Jones 2 1 3
James Bofs 3 3 6
James E. Wyatt 7 4 11
Ralph Pherris 1 1 2
Patrick Carney 4 1 5
Eleazer Everitt 3 2 5
Pengston Wade 3 - 3
William Casly 1 2 3
Ira Adkins (Atkins - 1850) 2 3 5
William G. Lewis 4 3 7
William Morton 2 2 4
Richard T. Randall 1 1 2
John Caton (?) 4 2 6
Leonard Smith 2 2 4
Nathan Stowell 2 2 4
James Vanalstran 1 1 2
Michael Griffeth 5 3 8
Asa Anson 4 4 8
Uriah Wheeland 3 5 8
John Allen 2 2 4
Amos W. Brunson 5 3 8
John D. Hartley 4 6 10
Josiah Mainewaring (Mainwaring) 1 1 2
Bostic Beardsley 4 1 5
Peter VanAlstine 6 5 11
John M. Markley 2 6 8
Edward Boss 5 3 8
Rachael Page 2 2 4
Phinley Page 1 3 4
Alfred Heal (Heald) 1 2 3
Carried Up 584 470 (474) 1054 (1058)
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total 7 of 8
[157b]
Brot Up 584 470 (474) 1054 (1058)
Thomas Hanson 3 - 3
John Wilson 2 1 3
Ebenezer Heal (Heald) 3 1 4
Amden Healy 4 5 9
Joel Stratton 3 2 5
Patrick Cunningham 3 2 5
James Thompson 2 1 3
John Appleyard 2 4 6
Ephraim Sawyer 3 5 8
Joseph Grafan 4 2 6
Tourrworthy Durgen (Trueworthy Durgin) 1 1 2
Hamnion (Herman?) Rombeck 3 3 6
Barnard Risthaust (Rusthaus) 2 2 4
Henry Shoemaker 2 4 6
Frederick Lang 4 5 9
Henry Wemhoff (Wehmhoff) 5 2 7
John Kerger (Karcher) 4 1 5
Henry Kerger (Karcher) 2 1 3
Anton Runkel 4 3 7
Leonard Ohler 2 1 3
Henry Beck 4 4 8
Abraham Swift 4 3 7
Joseph Steimite (?) 5 5 10
Martin Iziseberd (Eisenbart) 3 3 6
Joseph Tye, Jr. 1 1 2
Joseph Fei (Fay) 4 4 8
Joseph Tailor 4 3 7
Alesey Buserd (Aloysius Boschert) 3 5 8
Charles Hess 2 3 5
Phillip J. Minsor 2 1 3
George Huffman 3 1 4
Joseph Winkler 3 4 7
Sebastion Sherer (Sebastian Scherrer) 3 1 4
Carried Over 683 554 (558) 1237 (1241)
   
Heads of Families or Principal Person White males White females Total [158]
Brot Over 683 554 (558) 1237 (1241)
Daniel Detrich 3 3 6
Michael Winaburr (Winburn - 1850; Weinborn) 5 4 9
Antony Bohner 3 4 7
Joseph Harmon 3 3 6
John Ashly 1 2 3
Joseph Fishman 4 4 8
John Wachner 3 4 7
Phillip Monsir, Jr. (Minsor) 2 2 4
Ephraim Sturdefant (Sturdivant) 1 5 6
David Braynard (Brainard) 3 1 4
Harrison Dowd (Doud) 1 1 2
Willard Proughty 2 3 5
Augustu Humph 4 3 7
Samuel Clark 5 3 8
Aaron Smith 4 8 12
Marvin M. Al ? 4 3 7
Luther Warner 3 4 7
Orrin C. Kent (Orange - 1850) 2 2 4
Total  736   (735) 613  (618)  1349 (1353)

  I,   Nelson R. Norton,  hereby Certify and Return
that the whole number of Inhabitants of the Town of Burlington  
in the County of   Racine  on the First day of June, A. D. 1846, was
Thirteen Hundred & forty nine
to wit :

White Males, Seven Hundred & Thirty-Six
White Females, Six Hundred & Thirteen  

Males of Color,                            Females of Color,                           as taken

by me in pursuance of "An Act in relation to the formation of a State Government in

Wisconsin," approved January 31st, 1846,

                                                                       N. R. Norton        

            Assistant Taker of Census          

Note: These records are typed versions of the "originals," with editorial changes and comments.
Photocopies of the original census documents are held in the collections of the Burlington
Historical Society.

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