1887 DIRECTORY FOR PERRY TOWNSHIP
Name 
Occupation 
Section 
Acres 
Value 
Post Office 
Constantine Delagrange 
Farmer 
Section 27 
199 acres 
$3,040 
Academy 
Paul Juip 
Farmer 
Section 33 
78 acres 
$1,095 
Academy 
Victor Juip 
Farmer 
Section 33 
109 acres 
$1,670 
Academy 
August Martin 
Farmer 
Section 35 
320 acres 
$4,670 
Academy 
Francis C. Martin 
Farmer 
Section 35 
80 acres 
$1,055 
Academy 
John Martin Estate 
Farmer 
Section 35 
54 acres 
$ 655 
Academy 
Gabriel Tournier 
Farmer 
Section 34 
80 acres 
$1,230 
Academy 
James Waters 
Farmer 
Section 33 
69 acres 
$995 
Academy 
Henry A. Treace 
Farmer 
Section 24 
100 acres 
$1,695 
Cedarville 
Robert Treace 
Farmer 
Section 24 
40 acres 
$530 
Cedarville 
Peter Clay 
Farmer 
Section 11 
84 acres 
$605 
Dutch Ridge 
Wm Hoffman 
Farmer 
Section 1 
40 acres 
$630 
Dutch Ridge 
Wm. C. Hollopeter 
Farmer 
Section 12 
40 acres 
$485 
Dutch Ridge 
Carl Schneider 
Farmer 
Section 2 
30 acres 
$520 
Dutch Ridge 
Harrison Snyder 
Blacksmith 



Dutch Ridge 
James & C. Stirlen 
Farmer 
Section 21 
39 acres 
$570 
Dutch Ridge 
John J. Surface 
Farmer 
Section 2 
120 acres 
$2,115 
Dutch Ridge 
James Warner 
Farmer 
Section 33 
69 acres 
$995 
Dutch Ridge 
John Warner 
Farmer 
Section 11 
40 acres 
$350 
Dutch Ridge 
John A. Warner 
Farmer 
Section 12 
50 acres 
$745 
Dutch Ridge

William B. Bailey 
Farmer 
Section 25 
40 acres 
$575 
Fort Wayne 
Francis Bowser 
Farmer 
Section 28 
49 acres 
$745 
Fort Wayne 
Francis & Annie Bowser 

Section 28 
20 acres 
$210 
Fort Wayne 
Theodore Bowser 
Farmer 
Section 21 
58 acres 
$715 
Fort Wayne 
Wesley Bowser 
Farmer 
Section 28 
90 acres 
$1,405 
Fort Wayne 
August Caillie 
Farmer 
Section 36 
49 acres 
$705 
Fort Wayne 
Adelaide Courdevey 
Farmer 
Section 36 
60 acres 
$905 
Fort Wayne 
Seraphine Courdevey 
Farmer 
Section 29 
160 acres 
$1,765 
Fort Wayne 
Benj Diebold 
Farmer 
Section 36 
38 acres 
$590 
Fort Wayne 
Solomon Duly 
Farmer 
Section 26 
80 acres 
$1,280 
Fort Wayne 
Edwin Gloyd 
Farmer 
Section 11 
100 acres 
$395 
Fort Wayne 
George B. Gloyd 
Farmer 
Section 26 
80 acres 
$1,380 
Fort Wayne 
William B. Gloyd 
Farmer 
Section 26 
80 acres 
$1,380 
Fort Wayne 
Josephine Grivet 
Farmer 
Section 34 
40 acres 
$570 
Fort Wayne 
Francis J. Grosjean 
Farmer 
Section 34 
80 acres 
$970 
Fort Wayne 
Claude Hugenard 
Farmer 
Section 36 
40 acres 
$530 
Fort Wayne 
Uriah Johnson 
Farmer 
Section 27 
80 acres 
$1,250 
Fort Wayne 
Mary J. Jordan 
Farmer 
Section 19 
194 acres 
$1,220 
Fort Wayne 
Francis Lanoir 
Farmer 
Section 36 
50 acres 
$650 
Fort Wayne 
John B. Mason 
Farmer 
Section 35 
80 acres 
$1,240 
Fort Wayne 
Peter & Mary Mason 
Farmer 
Section 35 
10 acres 
$220 
Fort Wayne 
Pierre Mason 
Farmer 
Section 35 
40 acres 
$620 
Fort Wayne 
Martin Metcalf 
Farmer 
Section 26 
80 acres 
$1,285 
Fort Wayne 
Vachel Metcalf 
Farmer 
Section 34 
186 acres 
$2,085 
Fort Wayne 
John F. Meyers 
Farmer 
Section 31 
80 acres 
$1,235 
Fort Wayne 
Louis Pepe 
Farmer 
Section 28 
116 acres 
$ 1,195 
Fort Wayne 
Jacob Ream 
Farmer 
Section 34 
160 acres 
$2,205 
Fort Wayne 
John Richard 
Farmer 
Section 36 
50 acres 
$770 
Fort Wayne 
Frederick Rolland 
Farmer 
Section 29 
160 acres 
$2,315 
Fort Wayne 
John Rudisill 
Farmer 
Section 31 
105 acres 
$1,335 
Fort Wayne 
Gideon Seavey 
Farmer 
Section 30 
100 acres 
$990 
Fort Wayne 
Anton Solomon 
Farmer 
Section 32 
32 acres 
$530 
Fort Wayne 
A & F.J. Sordelet 
Farmer 
Section 35 
40 acres 
$755 
Fort Wayne 
Alex Stirlen 
Farmer 
Section 25 
532 acres 
$8,565 
Fort Wayne 
Harriet L. Stirlen 
Farmer 
Section 32 
80 acres 
$1,325 
Fort Wayne 
E M Tilden 
Farmer 
Section 31 
151 acres 
$2,230 
Fort Wayne 
John B. Urbine 
Farmer 
Section 27 
160 acres 
$2,645 
Fort Wayne 
Joseph D. Urbine 
Farmer 
Section 33 
85 acres 
$1,130 
Fort Wayne 
John Waters 
Farmer 
Section 27 
130 acres 
$1,675 
Fort Wayne 
Stephen Waters 
Farmer 
Section 33 
78 acres 
$1,125 
Fort Wayne 
Dexter B. Andrews 

Section 7 
10 acres 
$190 
Huntertown 
Sidney Andrews 

Section 7 
7 acres 
$100 
Huntertown 
Theron M. Andrews 
Farmer 
Section 7 
211 
$3,350 
Huntertown 
James E. Ballou 
Saloon and grocer 



Huntertown 
Alexander Baltz 

Section 8 
11 acres 
$110 
Huntertown 
George W. Barrett 
Farmer 
Section 8 
40 acres 
$650 
Huntertown 
John Barrett 
Farmer 
Section 2 
120 acres 
$1,875 
Huntertown 
JO Beardsley & Mary Jane 
Farmer 
Section 18 
20 acres 
$300 
Huntertown 
E & G. W. Beeber 
Farmer 
Section 8 
18 acres 
$220 
Huntertown 
G.F. Beightle 
Farmer 
Section 13 
155 acres 
$1, 260 
Huntertown 
Jacob Bellot 
Farmer 
Section 28 
120 acres 
$1,560 
Huntertown 
Jacob F. Bellot 
Farmer 
Section 13 
155 acres 
$2,965 
Huntertown 
Charles F. Bleke 
Farmer 
Section 29 
368 acres 
$5,500 
Huntertown 
John A. Burke 
Farmer 
Section 3 
80 acres 
$1,415 
Huntertown 
Andrew Byers 
Farmer 
Section 25 
159 acres 
$ 2,450 
Huntertown 
Michael Carroll 
Farmer 
Section 28 
79 acres 
$ 700 
Huntertown 
Thomas J. Carroll 
Farmer 
Section 28 
80 acres 
$980 
Huntertown 
Soloman Chapman 
Farmer 
Section 23 
200 acres 
$3,000 
Huntertown 
S. Chapman heirs 
Farmer 
Section 19 
62 acres 
$660 
Huntertown 
Phoebe A. Clutter 
Farmer 
Section 29 
40 acres 
$460 
Huntertown 
A.J. Cone 

Section 7 
9 acres 
$155 
Huntertown 
Charlotte Cone 

Section 17 
1 acre 
$50 
Huntertown 
Reuben Cone 
Tinner 



Huntertown 
Wm Cooper 
Farmer 
Section 21 
200 acres 
$3,085 
Huntertown 
Eugene Corneille 
Farmer 
Section 36 
31 acres 
$400 
Huntertown 
Andrew Crawford 
Farmer 
Section 24 
160 acres 
$2,425 
Huntertown 
Allen Dunten 
Laborer 
Section 18 
15 acre 
$25 
Huntertown 
Ellis Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 17 
40 acres 
$750 
Huntertown 
George W. Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 20 
280 acres 
$3,915 
Huntertown 
Henry C. Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 17 
20 acres 
$325 
Huntertown 
Horace Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 16 
191 acres 
$2,780 
Huntertown 
Huldah E & P.G. Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 20 
80 acres 
$660 
Huntertown 
Manville N. Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 18 
118 acres 
$1,420 
Huntertown 
Marcellus Dunten 
Farmer 
Section 36 
70 acres 
$860 
Huntertown 
Mary G. Dunten 

Section 19 
6 acres 
$85 
Huntertown 
Wm Emerick 
Farmer 
Section 6 
131 acres 
$2,135 
Huntertown 
Delilah Farrand 

Section 17 
One half acre 
$40 
Huntertown 
David Fitch 
Farmer 
Section 9 
160 acres 
$1,920 
Huntertown 
Harvey Fitch 
Farmer 
Section 15 
160 acres 
$1,855 
Huntertown 
Mathias Fitch 
Farmer 
Section 4 
226 acres 
$3,490 
Huntertown 
Sarah Fitch 
Farmer 
Section 4 
18 acres 
$280 
Huntertown 
Nathaniel Fitzsimmons 
Farmer 
Section 17 
157 acres 
$2,365 
Huntertown 
Alice & John Flanagan 
Farmer 
Section 12 
40 acres 
$610 
Huntertown 
Samuel Freiderick 
Farmer 
Section 2 
70 acres 
$1,235 
Huntertown 
Benjamin F Garman 
Farmer 
Section 10 
301 acres 
$4,160 
Huntertown 
Enoch Garman 
Farmer 
Section 1 
200 acres 
$2,925 
Huntertown 
Mary Garman 

Section 12 
26 acres 
$140 
Huntertown 
William H. Garman 
Farmer 
Section 1 
50 acres 
$795 
Huntertown 
Julius C Gay 
General Store 



Huntertown 
Nathan Glazier 
Blacksmith 



Huntertown 
Jerome D. Gloyd 
Farmer 
Section 26 
160 acres 
$2,645 
Huntertown 
Frank Greenwell 
Physician 



Huntertown 
Mary J. Greenwell 

Section 17 
One half acre Or ¼ th 
$10 
Huntertown 
Alanson C. Griffin 
Farmer 
Section 2 
80 acres 
$1,225 
Huntertown 
Frank Guiff 
Farmer 
Section 29 
40 acres 
$385 
Huntertown 
George Gump 
Farmer 
Section 15 
160 acres 
$2,360 
Huntertown 
Jacob Gump 
Farmer 
Section 8 
120 acres 
$2,110 
Huntertown 
Susannah Gunther 

Section 18 
One half acre 
$20 
Huntertown 
Mary D. Hatch 
Farmer 
Section 9 
16 acres 
$290 
Huntertown 
Newman V. Hatch 
Farmer 
Section 17 
50 acres 
$870 
Huntertown 
Theodore J. Hatch 
Farmer 
Section 9 
33 acres 
$495 
Huntertown 
Alexander Heffelfinger 

Section 30 
15 acres 
$215 
Huntertown 
Eliza Heffelfinger 
Estate of Farmer 
Section 30 
23 acres 
$330 
Huntertown 
Harrison Hensinger 

Section 11 
Part of an acre 
$10 
Huntertown 
Harrison and Mary Hensinger 
Farmer 
Section 11 
110 acres 
$915 
Huntertown 
Hezekiah Hilligass 
Farmer 
Section 8 
74 acres 
$1,225 
Huntertown 
Jacob Hilligass 
Farmer 
Section 16 
283 acres 
$5,935 
Huntertown 
Lucy A. Hilligass 
Farmer 
Section 18 
18 acres 
$120 
Huntertown 
Charles O. Hippenhammer 

Section 17 

$10 
Huntertown 
Eliza Hippenhammer 

Section 17 
One half acre 
$25 
Huntertown 
John Hippenhammer 

Section 17 
One half acre 
$25 
Huntertown 
Patrick Horn 
Farmer 
Section 19 
165 acres 
$2,400 
Huntertown 
John Houk 
Farmer 
Section 3 
84 acres 
$1,240 
Huntertown 
John C. Hunter 
Gen. Store 



Huntertown 
L.C. Hunter 
Farmer Estate of 
Section 31 
119 acres 
$1,870 
Huntertown 
Mary J. Hunter 

Section 17 
Part of acre 

Huntertown 
Wm T. Hunter 
Farmer 
Section 20 
86 acres 
$1,405 
Huntertown 
Jacob Hursh 
Farmer 
Sect. 1324 
180 acres 
$2,180 
Huntertown 
John Hursh 
Farmer 
Section 13 
11 acres 
$285 
Huntertown 
P W. Jackson 
Farmer 
Section 22 
180 acres 
$2,725 
Huntertown 
D S. Johnson 
Farmer 
Section 36 
21 acres 

Huntertown 
Francis Joly 
Farmer 
Section 23 
57 acres 
$680 
Huntertown 
George Kell 
Farmer 
Section 18 
450 acres 
$2,445 
Huntertown 
Jacob Kell 
Farmer 
Section 16 
505 acres 
$7,950 
Huntertown 
Andrew Ketchum 

Section 16 
5 acres 
$80 
Huntertown 
Andrew J. Ketchum 
Farmer 
Section 18 
35 acres 
$435 
Huntertown 
A.J. & M.M. Ketchum 

Section 17 
4 acres 
$80 
Huntertown 
Mary M. Ketchum 

Section 17 
4 acres 
$20 
Huntertown 
James McComb 
Farmer 
Section 22 
200 acres 
$3,000 
Huntertown 
David McQuiston 
Farmer 
Section 32 
80 acres 
$1,260 
Huntertown 
John Malcolm 

Section 18 
8 acres 
$50 
Huntertown 
Delphos F. Martin 
Farmer 
Section 14 
190 acres 
$2,535 
Huntertown 
M.F. Meyers 
Farmer 
Section 1 
89 acres 
$550 
Huntertown 
Nathan Meyers 
Farmer 
Section 11 
74 acres 
$625 
Huntertown 
Solomon Meyers II 
Farmer 
Section 11 
60 acres 
$855 
Huntertown 
Joseph Mommer 
Farmer 
Section 20 
76 acres 
$600 
Huntertown 
Laura E. Morton 

Section 17 
1 acre 
$65 
Huntertown 
James Noonan 
Grocer 



Huntertown 
Josephine Noonan 
Farmer 
Section 32 
80 acres 
$460 
Huntertown 
Abraham Otto 
Farmer 
Section 22 
94 acres 
$1,890 
Huntertown 
Henry Otto 
Laborer 
Section 22 
10 acres 
$165 
Huntertown 
John P. Pachin 
Farmer 
Section 26 
79 acres 
$1,260 
Huntertown 
Danford Parker 
Farmer 
Section 17 
132 acres 
$2,480 
Huntertown 
Maria Parker 
Farmer 
Section 7 
16 acres 
$235 
Huntertown 
Omri Parker 
Farmer 
Section 8 
142 acres 
$2,040 
Huntertown 
Francis F. Pequignot 
Farmer 
Section 13 
80 acres 
$770 
Huntertown 
Claude F. Pion 
Farmer 
Section 22 
80 acres 
$1,080 
Huntertown 
Mary & John Pion 
Farmer 
Section 22 
55 acres 
$670 
Huntertown 
Ed Preston 
Farmer 
Section 6 
83 acres 
$1,120 
Huntertown 
Fred Preston 
Sawmill 



Huntertown 
James Preston 

Section 7 
16 acres 
$240 
Huntertown 
Louisa Pulver 

Section 17 
Acre part 
$20 
Huntertown 
George Reinhold 
Farmer 
Section 12 
40 acres 
$400 
Huntertown 
Henry Reinhold 
Farmer 
Section 18 
298 acres 
$4,515 
Huntertown 
John Reinhold 
Farmer 
Section 12 
80 acres 
$1,155 
Huntertown 
Felix Roy 
Farmer 
Section 28 
76 acres 
$1,670 
Huntertown 
Florentine Roy 
Farmer 
Section 33 
170 acres 
$2,710 
Huntertown 
John Rundalls 
Farmer 
Section 9 
241 acres 
$3,416 
Huntertown 
David Schomp 
Farmer 
Section 30 
193 acres 
$3,145 
Huntertown 
Catherine Sechler 
Farmer 
Section 18 
1 acre 
$45 
Huntertown 
David M. Shoaff 
Farmer 
Section 7 
80 acres 
$1,480 
Huntertown 
Wm W Shoaff 

Section 17 

$85 
Huntertown 
Soloman Simon 
Farmer 
Section 6 
225 acres 
$3,470 
Huntertown 
Jacob Smith 

Section 17 
5 acres 
$110 
Huntertown 
Samuel Smith 
Farmer 
Section 12 
160 acres 
$2,420 
Huntertown 
J R Spansburg 
Farmer 
Section 32 
76 acres 
$1,145 
Huntertown 
Jackson Stirlen 
Farmer 
Section 32 
80 acres 
$1,325 
Huntertown 
Caroline M. Sturges 

Section 17 
8 acres 
$110 
Huntertown 
Andrew Surface 
Farmer 
Section 8 
140 acres 
$2,485 
Huntertown 
George Surface 
Farmer 
Section 8 
80 acres 
$1,325 
Huntertown 
Samuel Surface 
Farmer 
Section 2 
160 acres 
$2,645 
Huntertown 
Stephen A. Thorton 
Farmer 
Section 17 
16 acres 
$410 
Huntertown 
S A & A Thorton 

Section 18 
5 acres 
$110 
Huntertown 
George A. Treace 
Farmer 
Section 24 
32 acres 
$190 
Huntertown 
George W. Tucker 
Farmer 
Section 11 
5 acres 
$80 
Huntertown 
Thomas Tucker 
Farmer 
Section 15 
96 acres 
$1,585 
Huntertown 
Benjamin Vandolah 
Farmer 
Section 14 
180 acres 
$1,695 
Huntertown 
James Vandolah 
Farmer 
Section 22 
94 acres 
$1,390 
Huntertown 
Thomas Vandolah 
Farmer 
Section 12 
20 acres 
$330 
Huntertown 
Horace B. Walmsley 

Section 18 
1 acre 
$70 
Huntertown 
Ellen M. Warcup 
Farmer 
Section 18 
20 acres 
$320 
Huntertown 
George A. Warcup 
Farmer 
Section 18 
72 acres 
$1,080 
Huntertown 
William Warcup 
Farmer 
Section 7 
114 acres 
$2,125 
Huntertown 
George Warner 
Farmer 
Section 12 
131 acres 
$1,555 
Huntertown 
John Warner Jr 

Section 12 
2 acres 
$20 
Huntertown 
Joseph Warner 
Farmer 
Section 11 
148 acres 
$2,085 
Huntertown 
Sam Warner 
Farmer 
Section 10 
147 acres 
$1,340 
Huntertown 
Columbus A. West 
Farmer 
Section 4 
156 acres 
$2,155 
Huntertown 
Fisher C. West 
Farmer 
Section 4 
551 acres 
$7,605 
Huntertown 
Almira Wheeler 
Farmer 
Section 5 
186 acres 
$1,790 
Huntertown 
Julia Wheeler 
Farmer 
Section 6 
97 acres 
$875 
Huntertown 
Lydia Wheeler 
Farmer 
Section 6 
254 acres 
$3,360 
Huntertown 
Hannah Wolford 

Section 4 
5 acres 
$85 
Huntertown 
Albert W. Wood 
Farmer 
Section 19 
67 acres 
$605 
Huntertown 
Daniel Wyatt 

Section 6 
11 acres 
$175 
Huntertown 
James Wyatt 
Farmer 
Section 6 
152 acres 
$2,340 
Huntertown 
Edward Harwood 
Farmer 
Section 1 
75 acres 
$1,075 
Leo 
William Muhn 
Farmer 
Section 1 
85 acres 
$1,310 
Leo 
Michael Kistler 
Farmer 
Section 1 
110 acres 
$1,650 
New Era 
Charles W. Dunn 
Sawmill 



Wallen 
Eugene Parnin 
Farmer 
Section 27 
120 acres 
$1,720 
Wallen 
Allen Porter 
Farmer 
Section 31 
151 acres 
$2,425 
Wallen 
Diedrich Rodenbeck 
Farmer 
Section 32 
120 acres 
$1,755 
Wallen 
Ernst Rodenbeck 
Farmer 
Section 32 
76 acres 
$1,100 
Wallen 
O. Sarrazin 
Farmer 
Section 33 
80 acres 
$1,060 
Wallen 
Titus W. Tilden 
Farmer 
Section 31 
80 acres 
$1,100 
Wallen 