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Rutherford Co. TN Poorhouse

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Poorhouse Listing as Given in 1880 Census

This is the listing for the Poorhouse which was in Dist 18 according to the 1880 Census.
1880 Rutherford Co. TN District 18 Page 321a
County Asylum For The Poor
310/312
David Travis--- M W W 64 TN SC SC Supt
F. I. Travis Dau F S W 41 TN TN MS
M. V. Travis Dau F S W 39 TN TN MS
311/313
John Bivins---- M S W 16 TN TN TN Laborer
Mattie Bivins---- F S W 12 TN TN TN Laborer
312/314 (Page 321b)
Martha Traylor Boarder F W W 45 TN TN TN Boarder
Sarah Foot Servant F S B 30 TN TN TN Cook In Asylum
Mary Foot Daughter F S B 10 TN TN TN
Andrew Foot Son M S B 4 TN TN TN

Elizabeth Cobb Inmate F W 77 TN NC NC Old Age Bedridden
Lucy Owen Inmate F W 68 TN TN TN Insane
Thomas Price Inmate M W 75 NC NC NC Old Age
Isabella Jarrett Inmate F W 45 TN TN TN Phthisic(sic)
Nancy Golahane Inmate F W 65 TN VA VA
Patsy Hunt Inmate F W 78 Va VA VA Idiotic
Louisa Barlow Inmate F W 70 TN TN TN Old Age Bedridden
Cassie Willby Inmate F W 16 TN TN TN Bedridden
Sallie Banks Inmate F W 35 TN TN TN Bedridden
Emily Bivins Inmate F W 50 TN TN TN
Mary Bivins Inmate F W 18 TN TN TN
Thomas Bivins Inmate M S W 13 TN TN TN
William Bivins Inmate M S W 11 TN TN TN
David Bivins Inmate M S W 9 TN TN TN
Georgeanna May Inmate F W 23 TN TN TN Blind
Direathia Polk Inmate F W 28 TN TN TN Fits
Nancy Cunningham Inmate F W 27 TN TN TN
Permelia Adcock Inmate F W 80 NC NC NC Cancer and Age
Isac N. Dill Inmate M W 43 TN TN TN Rheumatisism
Wm. Harvey Inmate M W 75 TN VA NC Old Age
Julia Stallard Inmate F W 44 TN TN TN Insane
Press Puckett Inmate M W 50 TN TN TN Insane
Nancy Ivie Inmate F B 45 TN TN TN Blind
Jacob Hale Inmate M B 90 NC NC NC Old Age
Thos. Beard Inmate M B 55 TN TN TN Bedridden
Susan Hennisee Inmate F B 95 VA VA VA Old Age
Dock Floyd Inmate M B 23 TN TN TN Idiotic Bedridden
Sallie Moss Inmate F B 83 TN NC NC Old Age Bedridden
Harriett Stovall Inmate F B 50 TN TN TN Insane Bedridden
Agnis Alexander Inmate F B 48 TN TN TN Fits
Ford Woods Inmate M B 48 TN TN TN
Harriet Alford Inmate F B 48 TN TN TN Blind
John Black Inmate M B 79 TN TN NC Old Age
Peggie Keys Inmate F B 90 VA VA NC Old Age Bedridden
Austin Dement Inmate M B 80 VA VA VA Old Age Idiotic
George Kerby Inmate M B 20 TN TN TN Fits
Mary Patterson Inmate F B 65 TN TN TN Consumption Bedridden
Fannie Smith Inmate F B 50 TN TN TN Blind Bedridden
Mary Doak Inmate F B 65 TN TN TN
Samuel (no name)(sic) Inmate M B 19 TN TN TN Idiotic Bedridden
Milly Nelson Inmate F B 30 TN TN TN Idiotic

Poorhouse Listing as Given in 1900 Census

1900 Rutherford Co. TN Dist 11 Enum Dist 110 Page 138A Sheet 8
Rutherford Co. Almshouse
Samuel Kerr Head W M Aug 1842 57 M 34 yrs TN TN TN Supt.
Sarah Kerr Wife W F Mar 1847 53 M 34 yrs 6 of 14 children living TN TN TN
Sarah Kerr Dau W F Sep 1879 20 S TN TN TN
Irvin B. Kerr Son W M May 1882 18 S TN TN TN
John E. Kerr Son W M Jan 1885 15 S TN TN TN
Tolbert? Kerr Son W M Mar 1890 10 S TN TN TN

Residents of the Poorhouse
Julia Stallard Inmate W F May 1836 64 S TN VA VA
Kathie Simmons Inmate W F Jan 1830 70 S TN KY KY
Sallie Garner Inmate W F Mar 1860 40 S TN TN TN
Susan Escar Inmate W F unk unk unk S GA GA GA
Loula Harris Inmate W F Mar 1822 78 S TN TN TN
Mary J. Brown Inmate W F Sep 1876 23 Wd 2 of 2 Children living TN TN TN
Bessie Brown Dau W F June 1890 9 S TN TN TN
Ridley Brown Son W M Aug 1895 4 S TN TN TN
Elizabeth Foster Inmate W F Feb 1820 80 Wd 6 of 10 Children living TN TN TN
Harriet E. Foster Dau W F Feb 1850 S 1 of 1 Child living TN TN TN
Monday M. Foster Gr Son W M May 1898 2 S TN TN TN
Sallie Reynolds Inmate W F Apr 1850 50 S 5 of 5 Children living TN TN TN
Sarah Compton Inmate W F Aug 1845 54 S TN TN TN
Martha Polk Inmate W F unk unk unk S TN TN TN
Matilda Gray Inmate W F May 1860 39 S TN TN TN
Sallie Tudor InmateW F May 1876 24 S MS AL TN
Nannie Cunningham Inmate W F Sep 1854 45 S TN TN TN
Mary F. McGill InmateW F May 1865 35 S TN TN TN
Mary J. Kounce Inmate W F Feb 1858 42 Wd 6 of 6 Children living TN TN TN
Fannie Kounce Dau B F Apr 1897 3 S TN TN TN
Henry A. Kounce Son B M June 1887 12 S TN TN TN
Jordan Jones Inmate B M Sep 1841 58 M 16 yrs TN TN TN
Fannie Jones wife B F unk unk unk 16 yrs 6 of 7 Children living TN TN TN
Addie Jones dau B F Oct 1897 2 S TN TN TN
Viola Jammerson B F Mar 1835 65 wd 0 of 1 Child living TN TN TN
Lizzie Haynes B F Dec 1879 20 S 0 of 1 child living TN TN TN
Florence Patton Inmate B F Apr 1875 25 wd 0 of 1 TN TN TN
John Wade Inmate B M Dec 1825 74 wd VA VA VA
James Lytle Inmate B M unk unk unk
Santa A. Batey Inmate B M Mar 1842 58 S TN TN TN
Nancy Iris Inmate B F Oct 1849 50 S 3 of 3 Children living TN TN TN
Elv___ Wallace Inmate B F unk unk unk 2 of 2 children living TN TN TN
Caroline Childers Inmate B F Mar 1822 78 S 2 of 4 children living TN TN TN
Douglas Brown Inmate W M Sep 1824 75 wd TN TN TN
Buck Foster Inmate W M Dec 1854 45 S TN TN TN

Poorhouse Listing as Given in 1910 Census

1910 Rutherford Co. TN Dist 11 Enum Dist 122 Page 10B Sheet 10B
Bobby Holden Head M W 41 M1 20 yrs Supt. of Poorhouse TN TN TN
Mary Holden Wife F W 37 M1 20 yrs 2 of 3 children living TN TN TN
Julia Holden Dau F W 11 S TN TN TN
Sara T___er Servant F B 27 wd 1 of 1 child living TN TN TN Servant Poorhouse
Jane Crocket Servant F B 26 wd 1 of 1 child living TN TN TN Servant Poorhouse
Arch Ramsey M B 32 M 10 yrs TN TN TN Servant

Poorhouse Residents
Wiley Palmer Inmate M W 90 wd SC Canada(French) Canada(French)
Sam Arthur Inmate M W 60 S TN TN TN
John Gilmer Inmate M W 55 S Germ Germ Germ
Drury Dunaway M W 72 M TN TN TN
Betty Willerford F W 79 S TN TN TN
Martha Pope F W 45 S TN TN TN
Mary McGill Inmate F W 65 S TN TN TN
Nannie Cunningham Inmate F W 60 S GA GA GA
Nancy Pitt Inmate F W 85 wd TN TN TN
Lovicy Huff Inmate F W 49 Wd 2 of 5 Children living TN TN TN
Susan H____ Inmate F W 60 S TN TN TN
Frony Todd Inmate F W 60 wd 4 of 5 Children living TN TN TN
Andrew Shelton Inmate M B 23 S TN TN TN
Nig Banks Inmate M B 25 S TN TN TN
Ben Gabe Inmate M Mu 26 S AL AL AL
Charley Putman Inmate M B 25 S TN TN TN
Monroe Jackson Inmate M B 35 M1 1 yr TN TN TN
Jordan Jones Inmate M B 70 M 25 yrs TN TN TN
George Monroe Inmate M B 68 wd TN TN TN
Steve Waters Inmate M B 70 wd TN TN TN
Jim Martin Inmate M B 30 S TN TN TN
Bill Smith Inmate M Mu 21 S TN TN TN
Jim Avant Inmate M Mu 33 S TN TN TN
Jack Monroe Inmate M B 77 wd TN TN TN
Nancy Ivy Inmate F B 68 S 2 of 3 Children living TN TN TN
Mary Webb Inmate F B 53 wd 2 of 6 Children living TN TN TN
Fancy Jones Inmate F M 50 M1 28 yrs 7 of 8 Children living TN TN TN
Marie? Lawrence Inmate F B 68 wd 3(or 5 ?) of 6 Children living TN TN TN
Addy Smith Inmate F B 80 wd TN TN TN
Julia Waters Inmate F B 70 wd TN TN TN
Mary Hickson Inmate F Mu 32 M1 10 yrs 1 child TN TN TN
Kate Posey Inmate F B 16 S TN TN TN

Poorhouse Listing as Given in 1920 Census

1920 Rutherford Co. TN Civil Dist. 11 Enum. Dist 124 Page 76
Asylum for the Poor
46/154
Robert Sam Holden Head M W 52 M TN TN TN
Mary O. Holden Wife F W 47 M TN TN TN
Julia M. Holden Dau F W 21 S TN TN TN
147/155
Ida Davis Cook F Mu 19 S TN TN TN
Will Wade Laborer M Mu 19 S TN TN TN
Andrew Shelton Inmate M B 50 S TN TN TN
Ben Gabe Inmate M Mu 35 S AL AL AL
Robert Davis Inmate M B 25 S TN TN TN
Roy Overall Inmate M B 26 Dv TN TN TN
Roman Bartner? Inmate M B 30 S TN TN TN
Nig Banks Inmate M B 30 S TN TN TN
Mary Hickerson Inmate F Mu 28 wd TN TN TN
Lizzie Sims Inmate F B 80 wd TN TN TN
Mitchell Barrett Inmate M W 25 S TN TN TN
George Woodson Inmate M W 24 S TN TN TN
Burt Missier Inmate M W 25 S TN TN TN
148/156
Elizabeth Petty Inmate F W 63 Wd TN TN TN
Ella Herald Inmate F W 50 S TN TN TN
Marthy Polk Inmate F W 45 S TN TN TN
Sebia J. Preston Inmate F W 88 wd TN TN TN
148/157
Nannie Oneal Inmate F W 81 wd TN TN TN
Polly Coulter Inmate F W 78 wd TN TN TN
Matilda Brown Inmate F W 54 wd TN TN TN
Mary E. Ruse Inmate F W 63 wd TN TN TN
149/158
Mary McGill Inmate F W 70 S TN TN TN
Sally Mathews Inmate F W 83 Wd TN TN TN
Fronie Todd Inmate F W 69 wd TN TN TN
Mat Crutchfield Inmate F W 40 Wd TN TN TN
James Crutchfield Inmate M W 3 6/12 S TN TN TN
149/159
Sally Walker Inmate F B 75 S TN TN TN
Lizza Futrell Inmate F B 80 wd TN TN TN
Nancy Ivie Inmate F B 75 S TN TN TN
Addie Richardson Inmate F Mu 85 wd TN TN TN
150/160
Henryetta Brown Inmate F B 25 wd TN TN TN
Nannie Webb Inmate F Mu 70 wd TN TN TN
Charley Alexander Inmate M B 78 wd TN TN TN
David Sneed Inmate M B 90 wd TN TN TN
150/161
Leander King Inmate M B 69 wd TN TN TN
Charley Lions Inmate M Mu 56 wd TN TN TN
____ Elliot Inmate M B 86 wd TN TN TN
Lem Rather Inmate M B 69 wd TN TN TN
Dick Simpson Inmate M Mu 78 wd TN TN TN
151/162
John L. Jones Inmate M W 72 M TN TN TN
Albert Webber Inmate M W 73 wd TN TN TN
151/163
Mamie J. Jones Inmate F W 67 M TN TN TN
Horace Underwood Inmate M W 23 S TN TN TN
Sam Henderson Inmate M B 14 S TN TN TN
Edna Webb Inmate F Mu 19 S TN TN TN
Cora L. Allen Prisoner F B 27 Dv TN TN TN

Poorhouse Listing as Given in 1930 Census

According to Information given in the 1930 Census of Rutherford Co. TN the Household of Robert S. Holden of Civil Dist. 11 contains the residents of the County Poorhouse.

1930 Rutherford Co. TN
Rutherford County Poorhouse
Civil Dist 11 Enum. Dist 13 Page 118A Sheet 11A
Robert S. Holden Head M W 63 Marr 1st at 22 Superintendant Rutherford Co. Poor Farm
Mary Holden Wife F W 60 Marr 1st 20
Addie Sledge Inmate F W 68 S TN TN TN
Lizzie Moore Inmate F W 69 S TN TN TN
Carolina Taylor Inmate F W 75 S TN TN TN
Mary Hall Inmate F W 80 S TN TN TN
Ida Armstrong F W 68 Wd TN TN TN
Tennie Myrs F W 73 Wd TN TN TN
Mary Herrel F W 75 Wd TN TN TN
Audie Herrel M W 28 S TN TN TN
Lue Vandergrif F W 57 S TN TN TN
Bek Dunn F W 66 D TN TN TN
Ella Morton F W 48 D TN TN TN
Della Herrel F W 57 S TN TN TN
Hattie Rich F W 22 S TN TN TN
Nanie Dull F W 40 S TN TN TN
Mattie Crushfield F W 40 D TN TN TN
Alexa Thomas F W 36 D TN TN TN
J. H. Haynes M W 86 Wd TN TN TN
Doc Haynes M W 50 S TN TN TN
John Jones M W 75 Wd TN TN TN
Abner Web___ M W 81 Wd GA GA GA
Liza Haynes F W 77 D AL AL AL
Pope Tate M W 58 Wd TN TN TN
Anne Pope F W 41 D TN TN TN
William Pope M W 19 S TN TN TN
Mary Pope F W 11 S TN TN TN
Tennie Pope F W 13 S TN TN TN
Buford Pope M W 9 S TN TN TN
Charles Pope M W 6 S TN TN TN
Ruby Pope F W 3 S TN TN TN
Joe Hill M W 71 Wd Miss Miss Miss
Sallie Hill F W 70 Wd Miss Miss Miss
T. T. Bowen M W 81 Wd TN TN TN
Sam Herrod M W 78 TN TN TN
Will Sullins M W 58 S TN TN TN
Allie Sullins M W 58 S TN TN TN
Sam Sullins M W 17 S TN TN TN
William McFarland M W 71 Wd TN TN TN
Mandy McFarland F W 71 D TN TN TN
Bill Sullins M W 70 Wd TN TN TN
J. L. Cooper M W 70 D TN TN TN
Brit Mercer M W 43 D TN TN TN
George Woodson M W 45 S TN TN TN
Mitchell Bennett M W 45 S TN TN TN
Jim Banks M Neg 50 D TN TN TN
Mat Williams M Neg 27 S TN TN TN
__ry Johnson M Neg 63 Wd TN TN TN
William Haynes M Neg 82 Wd TN TN TN
Gabe Burger M Neg 49 D TN TN TN
Jim Posy M Neg 55 Wd TN TN TN
Henry Tate M Neg 87 Wd TN TN TN
William Sneed M Neg 50 S TN TN TN
Will Mathews M Neg 65 Wd TN TN TN
James H. Miller M Neg 20 S TN TN TN
Robert Davis M Neg 27 S TN TN TN
Dick Sneed M Neg 89 Wd TN TN TN
Louie Bush M Neg 35 S TN TN TN
John Ford M Neg 25 S TN TN TN
Julian Rucker F Neg 81 Wd TN TN TN
Jane Tarpley F Neg 85 Wd TN TN TN
Mary Snell F Neg 75 Wd TN TN TN
Nettie Evins F Neg 60 Wd TN TN TN
Lula Mitchell F Neg 50 Wd TN TN TN
Lizzie Prince F Neg 60 Wd TN TN TN
Mattie Stuart F Neg 50 S TN TN TN
Bertha Haynes F Neg 57 S TN TN TN
Lena White F Neg 30 S TN TN TN
Lil Crocket F Neg 13 S TN TN TN
Joe Brown F Neg 54 S TN TN TN
Betty Smithy F W 39 Marr 1st at 22 TN TN TN
Lizzie Bush F W 42 Marr 1st at 20 TN TN TN
Will Wade F Neg 32 S TN TN TN Laborer Co. Poor Farm
Carrie Lewis F Neg S TN TN TN Cook



Selected Biographical Sketches--Rutherford County

John H. Ashley
James G. Aydelott
Robert B. Bigham
Benjamin W. Blanton
F. M. Bowling
John S. Butler
Charles L. Cannon
J. A. Clark
A. B. Conley
Alexander A. Cooper
Dr. Robert W. Couch
J. A. Dement
J. F. Elliot
James Hoover
Prof. William B. King
Dr William H. Lytle
Mrs. Julia Lytle
E. H. McGowan
James McMurry
Dr. A. W. Manire
Hon. William F. Millican
P. W. Norman
John W. Overall
Granville C. Pearson
George W. Read
John W. Wells
S. H. Wood M. D.

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