UPDATED APRIL 18, 2013
PENNSYLVANIA 1880 CENSUS
This is the FULL 1880 census, not just the Soundex, which only includes families with children 10 and under.
CHARLES PUTNAM† Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
He is a blacksmith, 40 ENG, Christina 35 ENG, Mary 14 ENG, Jesse a daughter 12 ENG, Peter 8 PA, John 3 PA and Lewis 9/12 PA.
NANCY PUTNAM† Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
She is 36 IRE (County Antrim), John 9 PA, Willie 7 PA, Elijah 4 PA. Also there is her dad, John Moffat 60 also from County Antrim in Northern Ireland. She is the ex-wife of John Putnam of Birmingham, Allegheny County. In 1870 she was listed as 26 ENG, but must be the same gal. John is listed next, so looks like a divorce to me.
He is a mould maker 34 ENG ENG ENG and is in a boarding house. In 1870 he was married to the above Nancy.
He is a doctor 31 CAN CAN CAN, his wife Emma Kate Hayes is 31 NY NY NY. He is number 2546, a son of Thomas Putnam (1144) and Mary Harris of Putnam, Ontario. They will be in North Adams, Mass. by the 1900 census.
LUMAN PUTNAM, JR.† Burlington, Bradford County
He is obviously a son of Luman Putnam from Massachusetts. Luman is 42 PA MA MA, Alice Morley, his wife, is 32 PA and John G. (Griffin) 2 PA.
ERASTUS PUTNAM† Canton Township, Bradford County
He is a son of Henry and Mary Putnam. He is 52 NY, Marietta Roberts is 46 PA, Julius 15 PA, Lillie 13 PA, Bessie 11 PA, William 7 PA. Marietta's sister Mary Jane Roberts 48 PA is living with them.
GRACE PUTNAM† Granville, Bradford County
She is 10 PA and a niece of Loren and Sophia Leonard. She is a daughter of Alfred and Matilda Putnam from here in town. She was home in 1870 at age 9 months. Her mother has died, and her dad is back home with his father Isaac. Her mother must have been related to one of these folks here.
HARVEY PUTMAN† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is Luman and Jerushaís son. He is 39 PA MA MA, Elizabeth Gilman his wife 33 NY, Albert A. 12 PA, Eliza 11 PA, Ruby 7 PA and Harry 2 2/12 PA. They were all living here with his folks in 1870. They have another son Azor who is now living with and being raised by his sister Eliza Putnam Rockwell and her husband Azor nearby in Troy. Harvey will die here in 1892, Elizabeth in 1912.
Johnís son has been here almost forever. He is now 72 MA MA MA, Abigail Taylor 74 PA NY CT, Alfred 45 PA, and two grandchildren Minnie 13 PA and Herbie 17 PA. The kids belong to Alfred, his wife Matilda Saxton died back in the 1860s.
He is 23 PA PA PA, and a laborer on the Fuller farm. He is a son of Philander and Mary Putnam here in town. He was home with them in 1870.
He is now 78 MA NY CT, and has a new wife Amy (a widow too, Susannah Amy Stockwell Brigham) 70 NY MA CT. Been here forever. His first wife Jerusha Bailey died here in 1874.
MILTON PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is 34 PA (born here), Delana 24 PA and Silas L. 3 PA. He is a son of Isaac and Abigail Putnam.
He is now 48 PA, Mary C. Spencer 45 PA, Merton 21 PA, Scott 18 PA, Rosalia 15 PA, Mellon 12 PA. He was here in 1860 and is the son of Henry and Mary Saxton.
He is now 40 PA MA PA, Permelia Bailey 37 PA MA PA, Leon E. 12 PA. He is a son of Isaac and Abigail, and was born right here.
He is 26 PA PA PA and works on Azor Rockwellís farm. He is Philander and Mary Putnamís son from Granville. The rest of the listing is Azor Rockwell 43 PA, Eliza 46 PA, Jamie 17 PA, Azor R. 5 PA. Eliza is Eliza Putnam a daughter of Lyman or Luman Putnam and Jerusha Bailey from here. In 1900 the son Azor R. is listed here as Azor R. Putman 25 PA. He is a son of Edwardís brother Harvey who is still in Granville. He and Eliza are going to adopt and raise him.
He is 36 PA MA CT, a clerk and boarding. He was single in Granville in 1870.
HARVEY D. (DAVID) PUTNAM† Butler, Butler County
He is 41 NY NY NY, Lucinda D. 38 MA, Ella D. 15 PA, Maud L. 9 PA and Emma L. 5 PA. He is a son of Freeman Putnam, and was at home in Luzerne County, PA in the 1850. Lucinda and her daughter Emma will be in Chautauqua County, NY in 1900. Harvey seems to have passed on by then.
GEORGE W. (WASHINGTON) PUTNAM† Fairview, Butler County
He is 40 PA ENG NS, Harriet Caldwell Stuart, his wife, 31 PA, Lula 13 PA, Effie 11 PA, Willie 7 PA. He is a son of Moses Putnam and Mary Beaton from Nova Scotia, and was born in Philadelphia. They will be in Washington County, Maryland in 1900, and Harriet will be widowed there by 1920.
EUGENE PUTNAM† Clearfield County
He is 40 VA, Mary 31 PA, Jennie 10 PA and Elmer 5 PA. They will be in Potter County in 1900.
He is a lumber jobber 38 PA, his wife Jennie Moore is 34 PA and they have Ada Pearl 5 PA, Jay Weir 2 and Raymond Leslie 1 PA. He is a son of Cornelius and Cinderella from Tioga County. He was home in 1850. The family originally is from N. Y.
DEWITT PUTMAN† Flemington, Clinton County
He is 29 NY, Mary E. Riggle 18 PA and Lizzie 3 PA. I wonder if he moved here on purpose, as his middle name is Clinton like the county (and like the famous New York fella). He is a son of James Putman and Julia Mellon (I think the same Mellon family that now owns most of Pittsburgh) from over in Tioga County. He was born in Steuben County, New York on April 3, 1849 and will die here in Flemington on September 16, 1918. His wife is Mary Elizabeth Riggle.
He is 27 PA NY VT. He lives with his grandmother Betsy Dire 87 MA MA MA. I canít find him in 1860 or 1870.
Here in 1870, he is now 58 PA CT PA, Sarah E. Kerr, his second wife, 45 PA PA PA, Ella J. 24 PA, Laura 17 PA, Clarence 12 PA. John K. Marshall 21 PA, a stepson from Sarahís first marriage, is still here with them.
ALFRED PUTNAM† Rome Township, Crawford County
He is Leonard's son and has been here a while now. He is 52 NY, Philena Beardsley, his second wife, is 37 PA, Rutland (Ransom in 1870) 13 PA, Bertie a daughter 11 PA, Lucius 7 PA, Walter 5 PA and Millie 2 PA. A dual listing, guess he is moving to Steuben here in Crawford County.
RANSOM PUTNAM† Rome Township, Crawford County
Leonard's son is 53 NY NY NY, Nancy Philips his second wife is 44 PA, Minnie 12 PA, Mertie 11 PA, Alta 7 PA and Clara 3 PA. Also there is Ransom's mother Sallie 73 NY. She obviously remarried after Leonard died in the 1850s as her name is now Sallie Platt and is widowed for the second time. Ransom will die here on March 1, 1896.
SIDNEY PUTNAM† Rome Township, Crawford County
He is a son of Ransom Putnam and his first wife Fidelia Hall and was born here. He is now 29 PA, Mary Adelia Weld his wife 23 PA and Jay 5 PA.
He is 52 NY NY NY, Philena Beardsley, his second wife, 31 PA, Rutland (Ransom) 13 PA, Bertie a daughter 11 PA, Lucias a son 7 PA, Walter 5 PA and Millie 2 PA. Leonardís son has been here a while. He was in Rome Township in 1870 though. Alfred and Philena will both still be here in 1900.
He is 21 PA NY PA and works in a mill. He is Albert Putnam, a son of George and Emily Putnam. He was home with them in Athens, Crawford County in 1860. The family wasnít listed in 1870, and I canít find them now either here or in New York.
JOHN PUTNAM† Steuben, Crawford County
Lewis and Mary Ann's son. He is now 41 NY NY NY, Fidelia 39 PA, Milo 12 PA and Loran (Lora Wayne) a son 2 PA.
He is 48 PA VT PA. Still here are his brother James 34 PA and sister Cynthia 46 PA. These folks are all kids of Phineas and Jane Putnam. They live together on the old family farm and will continue to do so and be here together in 1900. None of these three ever married.
He is 50 PA VT PA, Elizabeth Whiting 52 NY MA MA, Bessie 20 PA and Zenophan 12 PA. He is a son of Phineas Putnam and was born here. He will be here until he dies June 20, 1896.
He is 61 PA VT PA, Elizabeth (Sarah Elizabeth Fetterman) 48 PA PA PA, Charles 23 PA, Ella 21 PA, Wilbur 17 PA, and Edgar 13 PA. Been here a bit now, one of Phineas and Jane's kids.
ALICE PUTNAM† Crawford, Erie County
She is 23 PA PA NY and is a housekeeper for a Hasbrouck family. Looks like Miles daughter from just over the line in Susquehanna County.
VALENTINE PUTNAM† Corry, Erie County
Edson's son has moved over from Warren County. He is 51 NY, Martha Macress 50 VT, Alice 22 NY, Minnie M. 17 PA, Grant 11 PA and Willie W. 9 NY. Val has bounced back and forth across the border a few times it looks like.
William Leander is now 60 NY -- --, Alice 57 NY NY NY, Alice 28 PA, Curtin 17 PA.
B. H. (BURTON HILL) PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
He is 30 NY, Flora DeAnn Bowers 27 NY, Cleo E. 3 PA and George W. 2 PA. Burton is a physician. He is a son of George Washington Putnam and Alpha Ann Van Vliet of Westfield, Chautauqua County, New York. He was born there September 12, 1849, and will die here February 8, 1928. His father George was born in Manchester, Bennington County, Vermont. This line goes back Burton > George > Jacob (1882) > Jacob (768) > Jacob > Nathaniel > Benjamin > Nathaniel > John.
Joanna Russell is the widow of Joseph Putnam who died here in 1867. She is now 79 NY and has her granddaughter Ella 15 PA with her. Ella may belong to her son Clark, hard to tell as none of her kids had a daughter age 5 in 1870.
M. C. (MELVIN CLARK) PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
Joseph's son has been here with his folks since the 1850s. He is 54 PA NY NY, Mary 40 PA, Mary E. 19 PA, Jennie V. 16 PA, Edward or Edwin 11 PA and Grace 4 PA. They will be here in 1900.
He is a railroad agent, 58 VT VT VT, Nancy C. 57 VT VT VT. Been here since the 1850s.
He is 51 VT VT VT, Jane his wife 49 PA IRE PA, Stella 15 PA, and Nellie 10 PA. He is a son of William and Philena. They were here in 1870 too.
He is a lawyer, 57 WV PA PA, Mary A. 48 PA ENG ENG, Thomas R. 23 PA, John 21 PA, Lida 19 PA, James 17 PA, Alex 15 PA, Lizzie 12 PA, Andrew 7 PA. Also listed as a daughter in law is Dora Putman 17 PA.† Not a clue. This is not Avanda A. from Warren County. Probably not a Putman/Putnam.
He is 34 PA PA PA a day laborer and boarding, his wife Alice is 31 PA PA PA. Possibly John and Mariaís son from Tioga County, though the age would be 39-40 now.
He is 59 NH NH NH, Eliza Mc. Reynolds his wife 61 PA PA PA, Emma B. 28 PA. They have been here forever. Albert will die in 1896, Elizabeth in 1881. By 1900, Emma will be with her sister Mary McCarthy.
A. B. (ALBERT BRONSON) PUTNAM† Bradford, McKean County
He is 33 OH, Cora (Dunn) 26 NY, Norman 4 PA and Julia 1 OH. He is a Rector at Saint John's in Franklin, PA. He is a son of Norman W. Putnam of Cornish, New Hampshire. He was born in College Township, Knox County Ohio on March 17, 1848. By 1900, he will be in Ohio and will become Rector of the Emanuel Church in Cleveland. Cora will die shortly, and Albert will marry Mary Adelia Jarvis in Massillon, Ohio in 1889.
ATWOOD PUTMAN† McKean County
He is 59 ME, Louisa 42 GER, Wilhamina 6 PA, Elizabeth 4 PA and Atwood 2 PA. Also there is his brother Cyrus Putman 62 ME. The family wasn't indexed in 1900, but in 1910 Louisa will still be here and living with her son Atwood junior. He is Ivy Atwood Putnam, a son of Samuel Putnam and his second wife Elizabeth Cobb of Rumford, Oxford County, Maine. He was born there October 12, 1820. In 1860, he was in Mexico, Oxford County, Maine, and married to an Emily and at the time they had three children: Mary, Gustavus, and Emily. Now, in 1880, Emily and Gus are still back in Mexico, Oxford County. Got a divorce it would seem. Looks as if he moved here in the early 1870s and started fresh. His brother Cyrus never married.
He is a telegraph operator, 23 PA and boarding. He looks like a son of George and Rebecca. They were here in 1860, the whole county got overlooked in 1870, so not positive.
EDWIN PUTNAM †Otto, McKean County
He is Alfred's son from Crawford County and will be back there by the 1900 census. He is presently 30 PA PA NY, Mary E. 27 PA, Adelia 8 PA, Harry O. 6 PA and Ross L. 1 PA.
He is 22 PA NY ME and a laborer who is boarding. He would be Ned Putnam, son of George and Rebecca Rider. They were here in 1860, and next door in Warren County in 1870. He was home in both cases.
He is 40 NY IRE NY, Julia K. 28 NJ, Julia K. 6 PA, Anna M. 5 PA, Francis C. 1 PA. There are several boarders. He is also listed in Troy New York now with Anna and Frances, but a different wife. Think it the same guy. He is a son of Elijah Putnam and Polly Dayan from Lyme, Jefferson County NY. He and the daughter Anna will be in Hampden County, Massachusetts in 1910. Dutch family.
FRANK M. PUTMAN† Sunbury West Ward, Northumberland County
He is 33 NY MA NY, Mary E. Bright, his wife, 24 PA, Burtram A. (Bertrand in 1900) 4 PA and Frank junior 1 PA. He looks to be the son of Orson and Lucy Putnam as shown in 1860 in Syracuse, New York.
He is 38 WI WI WI, a traveling drug salesman and boarding. Hope the drugs are legit. He is Amos Whitney Putnam, son of Aaron Putnam and Elvira Smith of Waukesha County, Wisconsin. And no, his folks were born in Vermont, no one was born in Wisconsin that early.
She is 64 VT VT VT, and lives with her daughter Cleora Bisbee 40 VT VT VT and her husband Malvin Bisbee 44 MA MA MA. Caroline Hosmer is now the widow of Robert Putnam. They were both here with their daughter in 1870, New Jersey before that and then Chester, Vermont where they all came from in the first place.
He is now retired and is only 55 MA MA MA. Been here a while and never married.
He is 56 ME ME ME a seaman on a boat. He just here on his ship on a trip, and is also listed back home in Searsport, Maine with Sarah and his family. He is a son of Silas Putnam and Mary Ann Mitchell from Searsport, Waldo County, Maine.
LOTT PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is a black man, 56 DE, Elle 40 PA, Lott jr. 7 PA and Joseph 4 PA. He is a brick maker.
He is a retired merchant 63 MA MA MA, Jennie S. 54 MA MA MA. Samuel Patrick Putnam is a son of Samuel Putnam (1758, son of Jacob Putnam 740) and Mary Patrick from New Salem, Massachusetts. He and Jennie were married in 1852 and were in Columbiana County Ohio in 1870. They are in Wayne County New York in the 1900 census.
HENRY PUTMAN† Potter County
He is 26 PA, C.M., his wife, 18 PA and William 9 PA. He will be here in 1900 with a new wife, May, only 23 at that time. He should be a son of William and Harriet Putman from Elk Township Tioga County. Towns are very close. Dutch folks.
He is 51 NY NY NY, Elizabeth 46 NY NY NY, Hattie 12 NJ.
He is 46 NY PA PA, Elizabeth 39 PA PA PA, Theodora 13 PA. Beats me, never saw him before.
GRANT PUTMAN† Centerville, Somerset County
He is 8 PA and a grandson of Peter and Mary Jile or Pile.
PETER PUTMAN† Milford Township, Somerset County
He is Peter and Elizabeth's kid, born here and will be here all his life, German folks. He is now 49 PA, Susan Catherine Walters his wife is 45 PA, David 23 PA, Maggie E. 21 PA, Mabel 17 PA, Georgiana 14, Darlie 12 PA and Eva 3 PA.
She is 22 PA PA PA a servant to a Miller family. Mary Ann is a daughter of John Putman here in town.
He is now 53 PA PA PA, his second wife Ann Bowman is 38 PA, Louisa 17 PA, Esther 13 PA, William 8 PA and Charles 6 PA. Heís a son of George and Julia, and was born here.
Juliana Barnes is the widow of William Putman as she was in 1870. She is now 48 PA and lives with her daughter Mary Ann King 26 PA and her husband Smith King.
He is 27 PA PA PA, Catherine 29 PA and Malissa 6 PA. He is a son of William Putman and Julia Ann Barnes. German family. He works on the railroad.
Eva Baron is now the widow of David Putman from here. She is now 78 PA A PA, Rosanna 48 PA, Phebe 46 PA. German family.
JOHN PUTMAN† Somerset County
He is 53 PA, Ann F. (Ann Felicia Bowman) 38 PA, Louisa 17 PA, Esther 13 PA, William 8 PA and Charles 6 PA. He is George's son. Ann is his second wife. His first wife was Maria Kooser. In the last ten years, it seems he has lost two daughters, Elnora who would be 15 and Fanny who would be 11. With Maria also missing, I would guess that there was a divorce here, and the kids are with her someplace.
She is a dressmaker and lives in a hotel. She is 25 NY NY NY
He is now 66 NY NY NY and lives with his daughter Eliza Butler 35 PA, her husband William H. Butler 44 PA and their kids. He was here married in 1860, then kinda overlooked in 1870. Not exactly sure when Cinderella died.
He is a music teacher 26 PA PA PA and is boarding.
JER. H. (JEROME HENRY) PUTMAN† Blossburg, Tioga County
He is a son of Jerome and Harriet and has been here since the 1840s. He is now 42 NY, Elizabeth 40 PA, William 19 PA, Abraham 16 PA, Ida 12 PA, Grace 10 PA, Jessie 8 PA and Flora 5 PA.
Jerome Seniorís widow, Harriet Kiff, is now 70 NY NY NY and lives with her daughter Harriet Mills 49 NY and her husband Lewis Mills and their family.
THOMAS B. (BURNSIDE) PUTNAM† Covington, Tioga County
He is 50 PA, Alsina Connelly 47 NY, Martha H. 9 PA. He was born here, a son of Thomas and Zilpha. He married Alsina December 8, 1852. She will die here in 1884 and he will marry Anna Coleman Snyder November 7, 1885.
He is a farmer 45 NY NY NY, Cinderella 39 PA NY NY, Anna 12 PA. His mother Maria 80 NY is now living with them.
CHESTER PUTNAM† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is 27 PA PA PA, Sarah 23 PA PA PA, Fred 2 PA. He is a son of John and Emeline from Montgomery County, NY. Dutch family. He was born right here.
DEROY PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is listed here as Deroy and the same way in 1870 and 1900, but was listed Leroy in 1860. Maybe it is actually Deroy. At any rate, he is a son of John and Emeline Putman (Dutch family from Montgomery County, NY) and was born here in town. He is now 30 PA PA PA, Emma 25 NY, Ella 4 PA, John 2 PA and a new born unnamed daughter 2 months old.
GEORGE M. PUTNAM† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is now 31 PA PA PA, Alice A. 25 PA, Minnie E. 2 PA, Annie E. 1 PA and twins Myron and Mina 2/12 PA. He is also listed shortly in Elk Township. He is a son of John and Emeline Putman from here. He has a duplicate listing coming up.
He is now 61 NY NY NY, Emeline Short, his wife, 52 PA NY NY, Eliza 22 PA. Also here is Leroy Kelbourne 34 PA listed as a son in law. I assume he is Elizaís husband.
He is 31 PA PA PA and a farmhand. His wife Alice A. Blackwell is 25 PA and they have Minnie E. 2 PA, Annie E. 1 PA and twins Myron and Mina 2/12 PA. He is a son of John and Emeline Putman from here. Dutch.
ELISHA PUTMAN† Elkland, Tioga County
He is 29 NY, Mary Ann 29 PA, Sarah N. 6 PA, Della M. 4 PA and A. G. a son 10/12 PA. He is a son of George Alonzo Putnam from Woodhull, Steuben County, NY. Mary and the kids will be in Steuben County, NY in 1900 and 1910 and then suddenly Elisha himself appears in 1920 in Steuben County with his widowed mother Mary Elizabeth. I have no clue where he was between now and 1920 though.
JAMES W. PUTNAM† Knoxville, Tioga County
He is 56 NY, Julia Ann Mellon 50 NY, J. Frank 12 NY, Walter H. 10 NY. Sarah Mellon 81 NY, Julia's mommy, is with them.
J. (JAMES) H. PUTNAM† Lawrenceville, Tioga County
He is 29 NY NY NY, Emma Taylor (Mary E. in 1900) 23 PA, James H. 7/12 PA. He is a retail grocer. They are living with her mother M. A. Taylor. They are here in 1900 and later.
JOHN M. PUTNAM† Mansfield, Tioga County
He is 25 CAN NY NY, Alpha M. 22 PA, Alpha L. 7 PA and Allen C. 1/12 PA.
He is a lumberman 33 PA PA PA, Mary his wife is 30 PA NY NY. He is a son of John and Maria Putman, and was back in Delmar and then in Bloss Township single in 1870. Dutch.
She is 28 PA PA PA and a domestic with a Bowen family.
She is 4 NY NY NY, and a niece of Lorenzo Brimmer.
EMMET PUTNAM† Columbus, Warren County
Emmet Macress is 29 PA PA VT, Lucina Wealthy Pierce is 32 PA and Cora 1 1/2 PA. He is a son of Valentine.
He is a blacksmith and living with his boss, Oliver Loveland. He is 24 PA PA PA. He is a son of Avanda Putnam from Farmington.
He is 43 NY NY NY, a servant with a Sherman family. He is a son of the following Lewis and Mary Ann Putnam. He was shown at home in Crawford County in 1850 on.
He has moved over from Steuben, Crawford County where he has been for ages. He is now 70 NY, Mary Ann Russell 66 PA and Spencer 19 PA. Spencer is listed as a son, but in prior reports they had a Samuel about a year older, so not positive. Spencer will be in McKean County, married, in 1900, and in New York State after that.
WILLIAM PUTNAM† Eldred, Warren County
He is 24 PA, Polly Loretta Emerson 23 PA and Jennie 1 PA. He is a son of Alford and his first wife Sarah. He was shown at home in 1870 in Rome, Crawford County. His folks have moved to Steuben in Crawford County and he moved here at the same time.
WEBSTER PUTNAM† Warren County
He is listed 27 NY NY NY, Matilda (we think her last name is Humphrey) 23 PA, Lilly 6 PA, Lavern (Verne) listed as a son 4 PA and Josie 2 PA. He is a son of Lewis and Mary from Crawford County. They will be here in 1900 and 1910, and in Oklahoma by the 1920 census. Verne will be there by 1910.
ADELBERT PUTNAM† Farmington, Warren County
He is Alvanda's son, born here. He is 29 PA PA NY, Inez 25 PA and Charles (Clair Arthur) 5/12 PA.
He is 55 NY VT NY, Jane (Eliza Jane Sweet) 49 NY NY NY, Herbert 11 PA. Alvanda Alexander has been here a long time, son of Edson and Elizabeth Putnam.
PERRY P. (PHILIP) PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
He is 50 NY, Margaret McCray is 41 OH, Clara M. 19 PA, J. Grant 16 PA, Jennie 13 PA and D. Roy (Leroy Daniel) 4 PA. He is a son of Daniel and Betsy and has been here since the 1840s. See earlier listings to find out all about this guy. He and Margaret will still be here (by themselves finally) in 1900.
He is 43 PA VT NY, Elizabeth Phillips 42 PA NY NY, Etta 18 PA, and Lyman A. 9 IL. He is Edsonís son and was born here. He was married to Elizabeth here in 1860, and in 1870 was in Dover, Bureau County, Illinois where Lyman was born. They came back here a few years ago, and will be here in 1900.
THEODORE L. (LAFAYETTE) PUTNAM† Pine Grove, Warren County
He is a son of Daniel and Betsy and was born here December 30, 1834. He is 46 PA VT NY, Abigail Akley 43 PA born September 1, 1936, Homer Manley 16 PA born January 20, 1864, Inez Elmay 7 PA born December 23, 1871 and Lynn Daniel 4 PA born May 8, 1875. He and Abigail were married in Russell, Warren County on May 29, 1858. They will be here still in 1900 and 1910.
He is 24 NY NY NY and works on the Hawkins farm. He is a son of Martin and Clarissa Putnam from Broome County. His dad and the following Francisí dad were brothers.
F. E. (FRANCIS EMERY) PUTNAM† Scott Township, Wayne County
He was here in 1870. He is 43 NY, Theodosia Victoria Graves, his wife, 37 NY, Edna 17 NY, Herbert Elmer 14 PA, Theodore Nelson 12 PA, Millie 11 PA, Macey Lorinda 9 PA, Louis Lamont 6 PA, Norman Wert 3 PA, Clara Maud 2 PA and George Clinton 1 PA. He is a son of Joshua Lancaster Putnam and Martha Lorinda Wedge of Colesville, Broome County, New York.
STEWART PUTMAN† East Huntingdon, Westmoreland County
As I told you earlier, he is an 'illegitimate' son of Peter Putman and Louise Griffin. He was raised by relatives of Louise back in Somerset County where he was born. He must have come out here possibly to be near his uncle Joseph. At any rate, he is 26 PA, Eliza 22 PA, Gertie J. 4 PA, Charles E. 2 PA and Robert N. 2/12 PA.
Elizabeth Brunner is now the widow of Joseph Putman. They were all here in 1870. She is now 69 PA PA PA and lives with her daughter Harriet Weimer 39 PA, her husband William Weimer 44 PA and their kids. German family from Somerset County.
Silas Austin is 25 PA PA PA and works on a farm. He is a son of John Putman and Maria Kooser from Somerset County. German of course.
PENNSYLVANIA 1900 CENSUS
HORACE G. PUTMAN† Allegheny, Allegheny County
He is 44 OH Jul 1855, Frances J. 47 IN Apr 1853. He is a son of Horace and Narcissa from West Jefferson, Madison County, Ohio and was there in 1860 and 1880. Horace Sr. was from Vermont, a son of John Putnam and Sarah Heath. He will be widowed and back in Jefferson, Ohio by 1910. Horace was born July 10, 1855 and will die July 28, 1942 in Ohio.
ARTHUR PUTMAN† Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
He is 23 PA Jan 1877 rooming with Mary Petgen. In 1880, in Pittsburgh, there were two possibles. John age 3 PA son of Charles and Christina Putnam both from England, and an Elijah 4 PA son of John and Nancy Putnam, again both from England (Nancy actually from Northern Ireland). If Arthur was a middle or even first name, one of these might be him. If Arthur is his only name, we are in trouble here as there were no Arthurs in the state in 1880.
BOONE PUTNAM† Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
He is 34 PA born Nov 1865, Christina Haberstroh his wife is 26 GER Dec 1873. He is a son of Walter Putnam and Elizabeth MacMillan from Allegheny Township. His name is Milo Boone Putnam. They are here in 1910.
IDA PUTMAN† Pittsburgh, Allegheny County
She is 40 PA May 1860 enumerated with Harry F. Boren
JOHN L. PUTMAN† Wilkinsburg, Allegheny County
He is 23 TX born Jul 1876 and is lodging and enumerated with Jacob R. Wilkins. What do you know! One of our Southern Putman folks. He is a son of John B. and Mary Ann Putman from Callahan County, Texas. The family was originally from Georgia. His dad was a son of Daniel and Nancy Putman from Cherokee County, Georgia.
LEWIS J. PUTNAM† Athens, Bradford County
He is 38 NY Jun 1861, Edna R. 25 PA Jun 1874. He's new, but will still be here in 1910 and though 1930 at least. He looks like the son of Archibald and Elizabeth Putman from Tioga County New York. The two counties abut each other. He was there in 1870 and 1880. Dutch family.
ERASTUS PUTNAM† Canton Township, Bradford County
He is a son of Henry and Mary and has been here since the 1850s. He is 72 NY born Aug 1827, Marietta Roberts 66 PA Oct 1833, Bessie E. 31 PA Apr 1869, William H. 27 PA Jan 1873 and Arthur 19 PA Aug 1880. Also there is Marietta's sister Mary Jane Roberts 69 PA.
MARTIN PUTNAM† Columbia Township, Bradford County
He is 41 PA Apr 1859, Jenette 31 PA Oct 1868, William Simms, listed a cousin, 15 PA Feb 1885. He is Philander's son who was listed as Adam in 1860, and Merton A. in 1910.
ALBERT A. PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
Harvey and Elizabeth's son was born here. He is 33 PA born Dec 1866, Cynthia M. 39 PA Sep 1860, Floyd L. 4 PA Dec 1895.
HARRY PUTMAN† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is 22 PA Apr 1878, enumerated with Fordyce M. Barnes. He is a son of Henry from here.
LESLIE F. PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is 43 PA Mar 1857, Annie E. (Fuller) 38 PA Oct 1861, Emily Fuller Annie's mom is 67 NY Mar 1833. He is Philander's son and was born here.
MILAN H. PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is 32 PA Mar 1868, Maggie 29 PA Jun 1870. He is a son of Philander and Mary Putnam from here.
PHILANDER PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is the son of Henry and Mary Putnam and was born right here. He is 69 PA Jan 1831, Mary Spencer his wife 66 PA Aug 1833. He will die here November 26, 1904, and Mary before 1910 as well.
SALLIE PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
She is 57 PA May 1843, Orville J. 16 PA Jun 1883. She is Sally Rockwood, the second wife of Orville G. Putnam, son of Isaac Putnam and Abigail Taylor. Ah Ha though! Orville is currently in Washington DC with another wife also named Sarah.
SYLVESTER PUTNAM† Granville Township, Bradford County
He is the son of Isaac Putnam, and is 60 PA Mar 1840, Mary E. 48 PA May 1852, Helen Strock (a stepdaughter) 18 PA Apr 1882. He was born here.
ALICE M. (MORLEY) PUTNAM† Towanda, Bradford County
She is the widow of Luman Putnam junior. She is 50 PA born Jun 1849, William J. (Joseph) 19 PA Feb 1881, Stewart L. (Luman) 17 PA Feb 1883 and Mary Ann 14 PA Jan 1886. Luman died here January 23, 1895.
HERBERT S. (SAXTON) PUTMAN† Towanda, Bradford County
He is 37 PA Sep 1862, Emma Stewart 29 PA Set 1870, Herbert S. (Saxton) Jr. 8/12 PA Oct 1899, Nellie Mason (servant) 20 PA May 1880. They will be here in 1910, Herbert is missing in 1920, and Emma and the kids are with her father. He is a son of Alfred Putnam and Matilda Saxton. Alfred was a son of Isaac Putnam and Abigail Taylor from Granville, Bradford County. Family goes back to Massachusetts, see the 1830 Pennsylvania census.
MILTON M. PUTNAM† Troy, Bradford County
He is 54 PA Aug 1845, Delana 44 PA Jun 1855, Silas L. 22 PA Jun 1877, Lester J. 11 PA Jun 1888, Abigail 10 PA Apr 1890. He was born Granville, a son of Isaac Putnam and Abigail Taylor, and was here married in the 1880 census.
AZOR PUTMAN† Troy Township, Bradford County
He is listed as Azor Putman 25 PA Mar 1875 living with Azor and Eliza Rockwell. In 1880, Edward Putnam, Philanderís son, was here with Azor Rockwell who married Edís sister Eliza Putnam. This Azor was 5 PA then but was listed as a Rockwell not Putnam. Azor is actually a son of Edwardís brother Harvey who died in 1892. Edward has adopted and raised him. Azor will be here the rest of his life.
SCOTT W. PUTNAM† Wells Township, Bradford County
He is 39 PA Apr 1861, Mary A. 37 PA Apr 1863, Dana A. 12 PA Jul 1877. He is a son of Philander and Mary Putnam from Granville.
CELIA D. PUTNAM† Centerville, Crawford County
She is 18 PA born Sep 1881 and listed as a granddaughter of Margaret McCalmont.
JOHN E. PUTNAM† Centerville, Crawford County
He is living alone and not listed in either 1860 or 1870, but he is now 47 PA born Aug 1852.
CHARLES E PUTNAM† Linesville, Crawford County
He is 42 PA born Apr 1858. He is listed with William H. Templeton 34 PA as 'partner'. Charles is a son of William and Elizabeth and was born here in Crawford County
CLARENCE H. PUTMAN† Meadville, Crawford County
Warren's son was born here. He is now 32 PA born Feb 1868, Bessie E. 28 PA Feb 1872. They will have a son Roland here in 1905 and then be in Clarksburg West Virginia in 1910. And then they are in Maryland briefly and back here in 1920.
ELLA J. PUTNAM† Meadville, Crawford County
Ella Jane is 46 PA born Apr 1854 and living as a sister in law of John McMichael. She is a daughter of Warren and Sylvania. At some stage she married Lemuel Spaulding, but I don't know when. Her sister Laura married John McMichael.
CORA L. PUTMAN† Randolph Township, Crawford County
She is 25 PA born Mar 1875, James 1 PA Nov 1898. She is presently alone, but in 1910 will be in Oil City, Venango County with James, and her husband Harry Putnam. Harry is a son of Edwin and Mary who are listed shortly in Steuben.
ELLIS PUTNAM† Rome Township, Crawford County
He is 1 PA born Oct 1898 and a grandson of William Fish. By 1910 he will be with his parents Jay and Addie Putnam in Centerville, Crawford County. I donít find Jay in 1900 and I would guess Ellisí mother (a Fish) had died and that Addie is a stepmother.
SIDNEY E. PUTNAM† Rome Township, Crawford County
He is the son of Ransom and Fidelia Putnam. He is 50 PA Feb 1850, Mary Ward his wife is 42 PA Sep 1857, Jay A. 25 PA Mar 1875, and Jennie A. 18 PA Aug 1881.
JOHN PUTMAN† Sparta Township, Crawford County
He is the son of Lewis Putnam and Mary Ann Russell, here since 1840's. He is now 62 NY Aug 1837, Fidelia 59 PA Mar 1841.
LOREN PUTMAN† Sparta Township, Crawford County
He is Lora Wayne Putnam 22 PA Jan 1878, Blanche Sweet his wife 18 PA Jun 1881, Wayne Fern 1 PA Jan 1898. Loren is a son of John and Fidelia Putnam and was born here. There will be a divorce soon. Blanche will remarry Barney Richardson and be here in 1910. According to a later obit, he will marry Emma Connors and have a son John James in Union City, Erie County Pennsylvania in 1911 and then he will be widowed with John in Chautauqua County New York in 1920. He was born January 17, 1878 in Steuben, Pennsylvania and will die in Louisiana, Arkansas July 3, 1946.
EDWIN A. PUTNAM† Steuben, Crawford County
He is Alfred's son and was in McKean County in 1880. He is now 50 PA born Aug 1859, Mary E. Ross 48 PA Dec 1851, their daughter Adella L. Nurse 28 PA Dec 1871 and her daughter Mary V. Nurse 1 PA Mar 1899, their son Ross L. 21 PA Aug 1878 and his wife Leona L. 20 PA Oct 1879, Monroe L. 15 PA Sep 1884 and Earl N. 6 PA Sep 1893.
ALFRED PUTNAM† Steuben, Crawford County
Leonard and Sally's son has been here since the 1830s but was born in Chautauqua County, NY. He is now 75 NY born Dec 1824 and his second wife Philena Beardsley is 55 PA born Jun 1844, their son Efron is 14 PA born Apr 1886. Alfred will die in January 1903 at his daughter Mildred Thompsonís home in McKean County. Philena will then die herself November 29, 1906.
ROSS L. PUTNAM† Steuben Township, Crawford County
Edwin's son is 21 PA born Aug 1878, Leona L. 20 PA Oct 1879. He is living with his folks.
JOHN S. PUTNAM† Summit Township, Crawford County
John Stillman Putnam is 64 PA Mar 1834, James 60 PA, Lucintha (Cynthia) 62 PA. These are all kids of Phineas and Jane who never married and just sorta hung around the farm after the folks died. They seem content enough, been here forever.
WILBUR PUTNAM† Summit Township, Crawford County
He is 36 PA Jun 1863, Effie 39 PA Jun 1860, Reba M. 16 PA Oct 1884, William K. 14 PA Aug 1885. He is a son of William and Sarah and was born here.
WILLIAM PUTNAM† Summit Township, Crawford County
He is 82 PA born Sep 28, 1819, Elisabeth Fetterman Putnam 69 PA Jan 1831, Edgar 33 PA Nov 1866. Phineas and Jane's son was born here.
XENOPHAN W. PUTNAM† Summit Township, Crawford County
He is indexed as Hena W. He is the son of Levi and Elizabeth Putman, 32 PA Sep 1867, Arlene 6 PA Feb 1894, Irene 6 PA Feb 1894, Glenn 4 PA Feb1896, Clara 3 PA Feb 1897, Elisabeth (Whiting) Putnam his mother is 72 NY May 1828, Bessie L. his sister is 40 PA Aug 1859.
DORA PUTNAM† Titusville, Crawford County
She is 18 PA born Nov 1881, and enumerated as a servant with Clarence Spicer.
SARAH E. PUTMAN† West Fallowfield Township, Crawford County
She is Sarah Kerr Putnam, widow of Warren, 66 PA Feb 1834 and is enumerated with John K. Marshall as his mother. She was married to a Marshall, and after he died married Warren Putnam.
LUCIUS PUTNAM† West Mead Township, Crawford County
He is 27 PA Aug 1872, Jennie 26 PA Nov 1873, Walter 9 PA Mar 1891, Lloyd 2 PA Jul 1897, Raymond 8/12 PA Sep 1899. He was born here, a son of Alfred and Philena Putnam. In 1910, Walter is listed as a stepson Walter Welch, so Jennie was married earlier.
FREDERICK H. PUTMAN† Harrisburg, Dauphin County
He is 40 VA born Sep 1859, Katie M. 30 PA Oct 1869, George D. 16 PA Jun 1883, Mary A. 13 PA Feb 1887, Samuel 11 PA May 1889, Ray V. 7 PA Feb 1893, Myrtle G. 3 PA Feb 1897, and a stepdaughter Elsie A. Hoover 9 PA Mar 1891. He was first married to Sarah Rebecca Feagans who died. He married Katie in 1894. I cannot find him in Virginia in 1860 or 1870.
LEON E. PUTMAN† Rutledge, Delaware County
He is 32 PA Mar 1868, Harriet Allen 29 PA Sep 1870, Iona G. 6 PA Feb 1894, Allen A. 6/12 PA Dec 1899. I can't find him in 1880. He is a son of Sylvester and Permelia Putnam of Bradford, Granville County. He was home there in 1880.
WILLIS W. PUTMAN† Erie, Erie County
He is 39 VT Jan 1861 and enumerated with William C. Anderson as a guest
ALICE PUTNAM† Franklin Township, Erie County
William Leander's widow has been here almost forever. She is 77 NY born Apr 1823, her daughter Alice G. is 48 PA Mar 1852.
CURTIN PUTNAM† Franklin Township, Erie County
He is 36 PA born Oct 1863, Lizzie (Elizabeth Fry) 34 PA Apr 1866, Archie 14 PA Jun 1885, Blanche Elizabeth 12 PA Jul 1887 and Bessie 6 PA Jun 1894. He is William Leander's son listed as Andrew back in 1870. His mother Alice will be with him in 1910. The name may be Curtis, but seems to be Curtin in most years.
BURTON H. (HILL) PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
He was here in 1880, see that for this line. He is now 50 NY born Sep 1849, Flora D. Blowers, his wife, 47 NY Oct 1852, Cleo E. 23 PA Apr 1877, George W. 22 PA May 1878. See 1880 for his history. He was born in Westfield, New York on September 12, 1849, and will be until he dies February 8, 1928.
CLARK PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
He has been here since the 1840s, Joseph's son. He is now 77 PA born Jul 1822. According to a letter in Eben Putnam's files, after his wife died he became a kind of recluse.
JOHN S. PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
He is 71 NY May 1829 and is living alone. He seems new, but certainly a bunch of his kin folk live here in town.
MELVIN C. PUTNAM† North East Township, Erie County
Joseph's son. He is 73 PA born Jun 1826, Mary S. 60 PA Mar 1840, and Edward 30 PA Dec 1869.
NANCY C. PUTMAN† Union, Erie County
Nancy Burroughs is William's widow and has been here since the 1840s. She is 77 VT May 1823, Fannie Spaulding, a sister who was with them in 1860 is 61 VT Jun 1839, John Spaulding her husband is 71 MA Feb 1829.
JANE PUTMAN† Waterford, Erie County
She is Henry Putman's widow, here in 1880. She is 69 PA Jul 1831, Nellie 30 PA Jan 1870.
FRED PUTMAN† Wattsburg, Erie County
He is 44 PA born Jan 1856, Alice King his wife 36 PA Jun 1863, and her sister Jennie King 20 PA Sep 1879. He is Alvanda's son from Warren County
W. E. PUTMAN† Olyphant, Lackawanna County
He is 32 NH Aug 1868 and boarding (head of family not shown)
SOLOMAN PUTMAN† Brown Township, Lycoming County
He is 58 PA Jun 1841, Margaret A. 50 PA Sep 1849. He would probably be a son of John and Maria from Tioga County.
EMMA PUTMAN† Muncy, Lycoming County
She is 48 PA born Nov 1851 and the sister in law of William McCarty. She'll be with this family through 1920. She is an unwed daughter of Albert Brooks Putnam and Elizabeth Reynolds. Her sister Mary had married William McCarthy.
JOHN E. PUTNAM† Williamsport, Lycoming County
He is the son of Cornelius and Cinderella Putman (Dutch) of Tioga County. He is 58 PA Jan 1842, Jennie E. Moore 54 PA Jun 1845, Ada Pearl 25 PA Apr 1875, Jay Weir 23 PA August 15, 1877, Raymond Leslie 21 PA April 27, 1879. He married Jennie here December 15, 1870 and they have been in Clearfield County in 1880 and now back here. They are here in 1910 and Jennie is widowed here in 1920. New York Dutch Family.
CHARLES PUTMAN† Bradford, McKean County
He is 24 PA (later NY NY NY) born Jan 1876, Gertrude James 24 PA Apr 1876, Pearl 4 PA Mar 1896, Margaret 2 PA Jun 1897 and Whaland (Wayland Arthur) 2/12 PA Apr 1900. His brothers Fred and William are here as well in Bradford, but I have no clue to their folks other than their mother was Della Crawford from New York State. She will be here in 1910 and this family will be in Detroit in 1920 and 1930. There is a death certificate in Detroit for their daughter Pearl. She was born June 24, 1896 and will die of typhoid fever September 25, 1914. She was a clerk and gave her parents as Charles E. Putnam and Gertrude James. Wish they asked for grandparents namesJ But did get Gertieís name. Now if Della Crawford was the mom then take a look at the 1880 New York Census for Nelson Henry Putnam in Leicester, Livingston County. His wife was named Delphine, and had a son Frederick 10, son Charles E. 4 and a son William 2. Williamís age off now or then but rest fits nicely. Nelsonís folks were Henry and Harriett in Wyoming County NY in 1850 where he was born. Henry goes back to Henry and Nancy Putnam in Chenango County from 1820 on and in Wyoming County in 1850 as well. I canít really get back any further than that.
F. E. P. (FREDERICK) PUTNAM† Bradford, McKean County
He is 30 NY born Dec 1870, M. A. (Maude A. Ward) his wife 25 NY Apr 1875.
WILLIAM PUTNAM† Bradford, McKean County
He is 34 NY May 1866, Bessie I. Mason, his wife, 25 NY Apr 1875, Ralph 2 PA Aug 1898, Ruth 1 PA Apr 1899. His brothers Charles and Fred are here in Bradford too. He is a son of Joseph Putnam and Jane Elise Brown from Cattaraugus County New York and his grandparents were John Putman and Mary Ann Learn from there. New York Dutch family.
SPENCER PUTNAM† Hamlin Township, McKean County
He is 38 PA Feb 1862, Donna May Skiff 30 PA Aug 1869, Clyde 11 PA Feb 1889, Merle Jay 6 PA Oct 1893. In 1880, he was in Warren County with his parents Lewis Putnam and Mary Ann Russell. They were in Crawford County before that, and thatís where he was born. He will be widowed in Jamestown, New York in 1910, and will have a new wife, Minnie, and be in Buffalo, New York in 1920 and 1930. The sons Clyde and Merle will be in Denver, Colorado by 1910.
GLEN J. (JOSEPH) PUTMAN† Lafayette Township, McKean County
He is the son of Theodore and Abigail of Warren Co. He is 25 PA May 1875, Mary Jane Patterson 22 PA Nov 1877, Howard D. 2 PA Mar 1898, Lloyd P. 1 PA Apr 1899. They will be back in Warren County soon and Mary Jane will be widowed there in 1910 and 1920. By 1930 she will remarry to Erhart Schwing and be in Warren till she dies in 1936.
She is 62 GER GER GER born Feb 1838 and widowed. At home is her son Atwood 22 PA Feb 1878, daughter Wilhemine Willson 26 PA Jun 1873 and son-in-law William J. Willson 31 NY Apr 1869 and their two kids. She is the second wife of Ivy Atwood from Rumford, Maine. They were all here in 1880. Ivy Atwood was a son of Samuel Putnam and his second wife Elizabeth Cobb of Rumford, Oxford County, Maine.
FRANK M. PUTMAN† Sunbury, Northumberland County
They were here from the 1870s. He is 52 PA (NY in 1880) born May 1848, Mary E. (Bright) 45 PA Aug 1854, Bertrand A. 24 PA Aug 1875, James 19 PA Mar 1881, Blanche E. 16 PA Aug 1883, Bright a son 13 PA Nov 1886, Harriett 11 PA Jan 1889, Joan (Irena in 1910) 2 PA Aug 1897. Also there is Mary's dad, Henry D. Bright 74 PA born May 1826.
C. W. (CHARLES WADSWORTH) PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 47 MA Nov 1852, Carrie J. (Caroline J. Harrier) 49 MA Nov 1850 and Ada G. 20 MA May 1880. He is number 3197, a son of Benjamin Wadsworth Putnam (1546) and Susan Symonds of Danvers and then Newton, Mass.
EARL B. (BILL) PUTMAN† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 44 NY born Dec 1855, Grace W. Tower his wife 41 PA May 1859, Amelia 16 NY Aug 1883, Grace 14 NY May 1886, Earl B. jr. 10 NY Feb 1890, Sarah E. 7 NY Jul 1892, Alfred 5 NY Jan 1895, Katherine 1 NY Aug 1898, and a bunch of boarders/servants from all over the world. He is a son of George Putnam and Sarah M. Bill of Waterville, New York, and was born there December 31, 1855. He graduated from Harvard in 1879, and practiced law in Rochester, NY until 1895 when he came here to Philly. He will die January 22, 1943, Grace on August 17, 1943.This line goes back Earl > George > Nathaniel > Micah > Nathan > Isaac > Edward > Thomas > John Putnam of Massachusetts.
EMALINE PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
She is 79 MA born Jun 1821 and the mother in law of Israel Black. Actually she is his mother. She is number 2051, a daughter of Moses Putnam (851) of Danvers. She married Joseph Black, had Israel among others, and after Joseph died, she married Charles Putnam (2067), a son of Samuel Putnam of Danvers.
FREDERICK PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 59 MA born Apr 1841, Lydia Currier his wife 53 MA Sep 1847, Ralph C. 33 MA Feb 1867 and Alice B. 23 MA Nov 1877. He is a son of James Augustus Putnam (number 2236) of Danvers, Massachusetts. He was born there April 21, 1841, and married Lydia G. Currier there. He is a manufacturer of mattresses and bed springs. They moved here in the 1880s. They were in Lynn, Massachusetts in 1870. Lydia was with her folks in Danvers, Massachusetts in 1880 and Fred was down here setting up his mattress company.
HARRY PUTMAN† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 55 PA Dec 1865 and lodging
JOHN PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 56 ENG Oct 1843, Rebecca 49 PA Jul 1850, John 19 PA Dec 1880.
MARK (MARCUS) PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 42 NY May 1858 and is enumerated with Mary E. Spangler. He is a son of Jarvis Mudge Putman from Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York. Marcus was home there in 1880.
MARY A. PUTMAN† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
She is 70 CND May 1830 and is enumerated with Mary A. Ferson as a sister in law
WILLIAM PUTNAM† Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
He is 28 PA May 1872 and is enumerated with George Wedder. His wife Louisa Wedder is 26 PA Feb 1874. He is a son of George Washington Putnam and Harriet Caldwell Stuart/Stewart and was with the family in Fairview, Butler County Pennsylvania in 1880. His dad is a son of Moses Putnam and Mary Beaton from Nova Scotia, and was born in Philadelphia. They are now in Washington County, Maryland in 1900, and Harriet will be widowed there by 1920. William and Louisa Wedder will have a son George W. Putnam soon and get divorced. Louisa and young George are here in Philadelphia in 1910.
EUGENE PUTNAM† Eulalia Township, Potter County
He is 59 VA born Jun 1840, Mary 50 PA Feb 1850. Also there is Francis Kephart 12 PA who would be a son of their daughter Jinnie who was the only daughter back in 1880. Eugene was in Clearfield County in 1880.
LAURA PUTMAN† Eulalia Township, Potter County
She is 36 CND May 1864, Clarence 19 CND Jan 1881, Curtis 17 CND Mar 1883, Alonzo 14 CND Jul 1886, Nellie 11 CND Oct 1888, Leo 9 CND Feb 1891 (4 boarders not listed). She is Laura Culp, now widow of Harmon Putman from Wainfleet, Monk, Ontario County, Canada. He died there in 1897. Dutch family.
MARY E. PUTMAN† Galeton, Potter County
She is 38 PA Sep 1861, Harry C. 12 PA Sep 1887, Freeman J. 10 PA Mar 1890, Delbert E. 8 PA Feb 1892, Leveret L. a son 2 PA Dec 1897, and an unnamed son (Leland L. in 1910) 6/12 PA Dec 1899. She is Mary Elizabeth Riggle, the wife of Dewitt Clinton Putman. Don't know where he is now, but will be with the family in 1910.
ANNA PUTMAN† Hector Township, Potter County
She is 18 PA born Jul 1881 and enumerated as a servant with Reuben Davis. She is probably a daughter of Eugene or possibly William and Elizabeth
HENRY PUTMAN† Pike Township, Potter County
He is now 46 PA Feb 1854, May (a brand new wife) 23 PA Feb 1877, Walter 18 PA Apr 1882 (an adopted son), Jerome English (boarder) 34 PA Aug 1865, Thomas English (boarder) 44 NY Aug 1855. He was here in 1880 with a different wife, see that listing. By 1910, Walter and the John Woodcock listed with the following John E. Putman will be in neighboring Tioga County.
JOHN E. PUTMAN† Pike Township, Potter County
He is the son of William and Harriett Putman (Dutch) of Tioga County. He is 42 PA Aug 1857, Gertie 29 PA Feb 1871, Edwin 13 PA May 1887, John Woodcock (a boarder) 35 PA May 1865.
ELIZABETH PUTMAN† Portage Township, Potter County
She is 55 PA born Mar 1845 and lives alone. She looks like the gal married to William Putnam here in Sylvania in 1880. Still donít know who he was.
FRANK PUTMAN† Hooversville, Somerset County
He is 22 PA born Apr 1878, Elsa 22 PA Apr 1878. They are listed as boarders with Thomas F. Reagan. The Reagans are most likely Elsaís folks. The only Frank the right age was the son of the Frank in Northumberland County. That Frank is missing in his folk's listing back in Northumberland.
WILLIAM (BRUCE) PUTMAN† Jefferson Township, Somerset County
He is the son of John Putman and Maria Kooser. He is 28 PA Jul 1871, Carry C. 24 PA Mar 1876, Dwight 1 PA Sep 1898. German family. Bill was born here.
PETER PUTMAN† Melford Township, Somerset County
He is 69 PA Oct 1830, Susan Walters Putman 65 PA Mar 1835, Charles Endis listed servant 30 PA Jun 1870, Mary Weyand also a servant 20 PA Apr 1880. German family, Peter was born here, a son of Peter Putman and Elizabeth Kooser.
CHARLEY PUTMAN† Middle Creek Township, Somerset County
He is Charles Brackett Putman, 26 PA born Nov 1873. He has one boarder, John Kelley 28 PA. He is a son of John and Maria Putman and was born here. German family. He is also listed in Summit Township. Heíll marry Mamertha Cramer in about 1902.
JESSIE PUTMAN† Middle Creek Township, Somerset County
She is 19 PA Jan 1881 and is enumerated with Charles N. Maganet as a Ďdaughter in law.í She is a daughter of John Putman and Maria Kooser. Her sister Esther has married Charles Moganet and she is living with them.
JULIANA BARNES PUTMAN† Middle Creek Township, Somerset County
She is actually indexed as July Corn Putman, but she is the widow of William Putman from here. She is 68 PA May 1832 and is enumerated with Smith B. King.
ROSANA PUTMAN† Middle Creek Township, Somerset County
She is an unmarried daughter of David and Eva Putman. She is 71 PA Apr 1829 and is boarding
SILAS (AUSTIN) PUTMAN† Middle Creek Township, Somerset County
He is the son of John and Maria Kooser Putman (German). He is 45 PA Nov 1854, Annie B. Meyers Putman 34 Aug 1865, Clark M. (Myles) 12 PA Jul 1887, Roy M. 11 PA Sep 1888, Madge N. 2 PA Jun 1897, Wade 2/12 PA Mar 1900.
STEWART PUTMAN† Quemahoming Township, Somerset County
He is the son of Peter Putman as I explained earlier. He is back here from Westmoreland County. He is 45 PA Apr 1855, Eliza A. 42 PA Jan 1858, Charles E. 21 PA Jun 1878, Robert N. 20 PA Apr 1880, Henry F. 17 PA Jul 1882, Harry L. 15 PA Aug 1884, Walter 13 PA Oct 1886, Orin B. 11 PA Mar 1889, Lawrence 5 PA Apr 1895, Lilly M. 2 PA Jan 1898. German family.
DAVID F. PUTMAN† Rockwood, Somerset County
He is 42 PA born Feb 1858, Mary E. (Enfield) 28 PA Aug 1871, Peter P. 2 PA Apr 1898. He is a son of Peter Putman and Susan Catherine Walters and was born here. German.
HARRY PUTMAN† Somerset Township, Somerset County
He is 16 PA Aug 1883, enumerated with John E. Good. Possible son of Stewart Putman of Somerset County, and is also listed there with that family. Stewart was from here and is now back as well from Westmoreland County.
CHARLES PUTMAN† Summit Township, Somerset County
He is 26 PA born Dec 1873 and boarding. He is a son of John Putman and Maria Kooser from here. He is also listed in Middle Creek. Heíll settle down and get married in about 2 years.
WILLIAM M. PUTMAN† Upper Turkeyfoot Township, Somerset County
He is 47 PA Jul 1852, Catharine 49 PA Jul 1850, John A. 19 PA Nov 1880, William B. 16 PA Jul 1883. He is William Michael a son of William and Julia and was born here. German family.
GRACIE A. PUTNAM† Harmony Township, Susquehanna County
She is 1 PA Sep 1899, enumerated with Charles Tewksbury. She is a daughter of Lewis and Mabel and is also listed with them. She will be with Charles in 1910 and her folks will be gone.
LEWIS (LAMONT) PUTNAM† Harmony Township, Susquehanna County
He is 24 PA Aug 1875, Mabel Tewksbury 18 PA Sep 1881, Annia G. (Grace) 1 PA Sep 1899. He must be Francis Emery Putnam and Theodosia Graves' son from Wayne County in 1880. The folks will be gone in 1910, but Anna (Anna Grace) will be here living with her grandfather, Charles Tewksbury. Anna is also now listed with her grandfather in a 'dual' listing. Lewis and Mabel will be divorced in 1904, and he will move to Oregon and marry Lillian Andrews there in Portland in 1905.
NORMAN PUTNAM† Harmony Township, Susquehanna County
He is Norman Wert Putnam, 23 PA Jul 1876 and is boarding with George Mayo. He is the son of Francis Emery and Theodosia Graves Putnam of Wayne County. His brothers Ted and Lewis are here in Harmony also. He is also currently listed at home in Wayne County.
THEODORE NELSON PUTNAM† Harmony Township, Susquehanna County
He is the son of Francis Emery and Theodosia Graves Putnam of Wayne County. He is 33 PA May 1867, Ann M. (Anna Maude Hunt) 23 PA Feb 1877, Frances 6 PA Aug 1895, Ethel 3 PA May 1897. Theodore was born May 17, 1867 and will die here September 18, 1935. He married Ann September 20, 1894 in Broome County, New York. He grandparent and great grandparents were from Broome County, NY.
BENJAMIN PUTNAM† Jackson Township, Susquehanna County
He is Francis Emery's son Benjamin Arthur Putnam. His folks are in Wayne County. He is 19 PA born Apr 1881 (Actually April 1st)
LUCY M. PUTNAM† Susquehanna, Susquehanna County
She is 48 PA Mar 1852, Marilla Gates (a boarder) 19 PA Jun 1880. She is an unmarried daughter of Miles Putnam. She was born in Wyoming County. She will still be here in 1910.
JEROME H. (HENRY) PUTNAM† (JR)† Blossburg, Tioga County
He is 61 NY Sep 1838, William 39 PA May 1861, Abraham 35 PA Nov 1864, Jessie, daughter, 24 PA May 1876, Florence 22 PA May 1878. He and his folks were here from the 1850s.
NETTIE PUTMAN† Charleston Township, Tioga County
She is 17 PA May 1883 and is enumerated as a niece with Ace Wilkinson
ANNA PUTNAM† Covington Township, Tioga County
She is 57 NY Jul 1842 and the mother in law of Luther Wilkins. She is Anna Coleman Snyder the second wife of Thomas Burnside Putnam. She married him here November 7, 1885. He died here in 1889. Lutherís wife Addie was from her first marriage.
SAMUEL PUTNAM† Covington, Tioga County
He is 44 PA Feb 1855, Mary 47 PA Jul 1852. He is Thomas Burnside's son and was born here.
MYRON PUTMAN† Delaware Township, Tioga County
He is 20 PA Apr 1880 and is enumerated with J. H. Buckley. He too is a son of George and Alice Putman. Dutch family from New York. He will be married to Anna May Fowler and be in Potter County in 1910. Then out to Idaho.
ANDREW J. PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
John and Maria's son is now 64 NY born Jun 1835 (back in Montgomery County NY), Cinderella 59 PA Apr 1841. Dutch folks.
CHESTER PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is a son of John and Emeline and was born here. Dutch family. Chester is 46 PA born Jun 1853, Sarah 46 PA Jul 1853, Fred H. 22 PA May 1878, Ferd L. 16 PA Jun 1883, Flora B. 13 PA Jul 1886 and Philip C. 8 PA Apr 1892. Be careful here one son is Fred the other Ferd. Both will marry Logan gals and be here in 1910.
DEROY PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is the son of John and Emeline Putman (Dutch) and was born here. He is now 49 PA Mar 1851, Emma 44 NY Feb 1856, Maude A. 20 PA Mar 1880, Susie 17 PA Mar 1883, Nellie 15 PA Nov 1884, Rose 12 PA Apr 1888, Flossie 10 PA Oct 1889, Allen 5 PA Jan 1895.
EMELINE PUTMAN† Delmar, Tioga County
She is 72 PA born Nov 1827 and has a boarder. She is Emeline Short, the widow of John Putman (Dutch) and has been here since the 1840s
GEORGE E. PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is now 57 PA born Dec 1842 and Mary E is 54 PA born June 1845. He is the youngest son of John and Maria Putman. He was shown way back in 1850 and 1860 at home. Dutch family from New York.
GEORGE M. PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is a son of John and Emeline Putman, and was born here. Dutch. He is now 51 PA born Aug 1848, Alice Blackwell 46 PA Apr 1854, Minnie A. 20 PA Apr 1880, George N. (Norman) 17 PA May 1883, Henry J. 15 PA Jun 1994, Ethel M. 13 PA Feb 1887, Ina M. 11 PA Feb 1889, John L. 10 PA May 1890, Jennie L. 8 PA May 1892, Mary K. 5 PA Aug 1894, McKinley H. (Hobart) 3 PA Nov 1896.
WILLIAM PUTMAN† Delmar Township, Tioga County
He is 69 NY Mar 1831. There are a bunch of boarders here. He is a son of John and Maria and has been here since the late 1830s. Dutch family.
JAMES W. PUTNAM† Knoxville, Tioga County
He is 76 NY Oct 1823 and is enumerated with Leveret A. Johnson as a father in law. He was married here in 1880. Leveret must have married a daughter, but James didnít have any in 1880.
JAMES H. PUTNAM† Lawrenceville, Tioga County
He is here in 1880, and is now 49 NY June 1850, Mary Emma Taylor 43 PA Nov 1856, James H. Jr. 20 PA Nov 1879. He operates a general store here in town. James will marry Charlotte Bertha Moore here shortly and she will be with him through the 1930.
MINNIE PUTMAN† Morris Township, Tioga County
She is 22 PA Aug 1877 listed as a servant and enumerated with Frank E. Doane. She is a daughter of George and Alice and was with that family in 1880
JOHN H. (HAVENS) PUTMAN† Tioga, Tioga County
He is 52 NY Nov 1847, Sophia Guernsey his wife 56 PA May 1844. He is a son of Jonas Golusha Putnam and a grandson of Archelaus Putnam (1881) and Phebe Parker of Essex County, New York. John is a lawyer here in town.
JULIUS P. PUTNAM† Wellsboro, Tioga County
He is 35 PA Aug 1864, Margaret 30 PA Feb 1870, Marion A. 4 PA Jun 1895, Helen M. 2 PA May 1898, Ray R. Rockwell 18 PA Jan 1882 (boarder). Julius is a son of Erastus and Mariette's, and was in Bradford County in 1880.
MAUD M. PUTMAN† Wellsboro, Tioga County
She is 19 PA Sep 1880 and is enumerated with James E. English as a servant
VIALL PUTNAM† Wellsboro, Tioga County
He is the son of Jerome Putnam and was listed with them here in Tioga County in 1850, but I haven't heard from him since until 1880. In 1880, he was in Lone Tree, Merrick County, Nebraska with a wife named Mary born in PA in 1846, and three daughters. They were Cora born PA in 1870, Frankie born in PA in 1875 and Isadora born in Nebraska in 1880. I have no idea what happened to Mary and the girls, but it seems he worked his way back here through Indiana. At any rate, he is now 54 PA born in Jul 1845, Bertha Burgin, his wife, 43 SWT Oct 1856, Nadine M. 10 IN Feb 1890, Minnie H. 7 IN Oct 1892, Allen J. 6 PA Aug 1893.
FLORA PUTNAM† Brokenstraw Township, Warren County
She is 16 PA born Dec 1883 and presently in the Rouse Hospital.
EMMET M. (MACRESS) PUTNAM† Columbus, Warren County
He is Valentine's son and was born here. He is 49 PA born Sep 1850, Lucina Worthy Pierce his wife is 52 PA Nov 1847, Cora M. 20 PA Aug 1879. Also there is a Lillian Starbird 17 PA listed as a ward.
HIRAM A. PUTMAN† Conewango Township, Warren County
He is the son of Edson Putman, 62 PA Sep 1837, Elizabeth Phillips 62 PA Jun 1837, Dewey L., grandson 2 PA May 1898, Linan Morton (boarder) 20 NY Apr 1880. He is from here and was in Illinois in the 1870 census, and back here since the mid 1870s. He only had one son, Lyman, and Dewey belongs to him, and will be with Lyman and his new stepmother here in 1910 and 1920.
WILL PUTMAN† Eldred Township, Warren County
He is 45 PA born Mar 1855, Polly Emerson 42 PA Sep 1857, Jennie 21 PA May 1879, Charley 15 PA Sep 1884, Maud 12 PA Oct 1887, Major (Major Jay) 10 PA Nov 1889, George 4 PA Aug 1895 and Merrill 2 PA Oct 1897. They are living with Polly's dad, Charles Emerson. They were here in Warren County in 1880, see that listing.
ADELBERT PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
Alvanda and Jane's son. He is 49 PA born Jan 1851, Inez C. 45 PA Sep 1854, Clair A. (Arthur) 20 PA Jan 1880, Audrey J. 17 PA Oct 1882.
ALVANDA PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
Edson's son. He is 74 NY born Dec 1825, Jane E. Sweet 68 NY Jul 1831.
GRANT J. PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
He is the son of Perry and Margaret Putman, 36 PA Sep 1863, Mary McKain 38 PA Oct 1861, James McKain, her father, 76 SCT Mar 1824, Maranda Chesebrough, aunt, 70 NY Mar 1830, Burt Hinsdale 22 PA, no info recorded, listed as servant.
HERBERT A. PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
He is 31 PA May 1869, Lillie M. 28 PA Oct 1871, Hazel I. 6 PA Set 1893, Wavie L. 3 PA May 1897. He is Alvanda's son. Heíll be widowed and with his mom in 1900.
LEROY D. (DANIEL) PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
He is the son of Perry and Margaret Putnam and was born here. He is 24 PA Jun 1875, Lottie Mahon 27 PA Apr 1873, Grace M. 1 PA Jan 1899, Harmon Pang (a servant) 19 NY Jul 1880. They are here in 1910 and then Lottie is alone with the kids in Erie, Erie County in 1920 and 1930. Says she is married but I donít see Leroy after 1910.
PERRY P. (PHILIP) PUTNAM† Farmington Township, Warren County
He is 70 NY Aug 1829, Margaret McCray 61 OH Sep 1838. He is a son of Daniel and Betsy and has been here since the 1830s.
DANIEL W. (WEBSTER)PUTNAM† Grand Valley, Warren County
He is a son of Lewis and Mary from Crawford County, and from Chautauqua County, New York before that. He is now 47 PA born May 1853, Matilda (Humphrey?) 43 PA Jul 1856, Etta 14 Sep 1885. They will be in Montgomery County Kansas in 1905, then back here in Warren County in 1910 and then go to Oklahoma. He is an oil field worker.
T. L. (THEODORE LAFAYETTE) PUTNAM† Pine Grove Township, Warren County
He is a son of Daniel and Betsy and was born here. He is 65 PA born Dec 1834, Abigail Akley 63 PA born Sep 1836. Ted was born here in Pine Grove on December 30, 1834 and will die in Russell Warren County on April 26 1913.
NORA PUTMAN† Pittsfield Township, Warren County
She is 16 PA Apr 1884 and is enumerated with Isaac Stanford.
MILO PUTMAN† Spring Creek Township, Warren County
He is the son of John and Fidelia Putman of Steuben, Warren County. He is 32 PA Nov 1867, Jennie Young 27 PA Feb 1873. They are across the border in Chautauqua County, New York in 1910, and back in Erie County, Pennsylvania in 1920 and 1930.
HOMER M. (MANLEY) PUTNAM† Warren, Warren County
He is 36 PA Jan 1864, Bella Aline Chase 31 PA Dec 1868, Harold C. 6 PA Oct 1893, Homer M. Jr. 5 PA Jan 1895, Effie Patterson (boarder) 16 NY Feb 1884. He is Theodore and Abigail's son, he was born here in Warren County. He married Bella here on November 11, 1888. He was secretary for the International Order of Odd Fellows.
NORA PUTMAN† Youngville, Warren County
She is 16 PA May 1884 and is enumerated with John N. Coleman. Must be the same as the above Nora, just working two jobs. She is listed as a servant with both families.
FRANCIS E. (EMERY) PUTNAM† Scott Township, Wayne County
He is 62 NY born Jan 1838, Theodosia Graves 57 NY Apr 1843, Norman 23 PA Jul 1876, Claire M. 22 PA Mar 1878, Francis 16 PA Jun 1883 and Harold D. 14 PA. Joshua's son came here in the early 1870s from Broome County NY. See 1880 for his ancestry. The sons Francis (Walter Francis) and Harold will be in Coos County, Oregon in 1910.
GEORGE PUTMANN† York, York County
He is listed without an age and was born in Germany. He is in the York County Almshouse.