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Chicago Protestant Orphan Asylum for
Homeless Children


Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, A.D. 1880*


  1  Harriet  B  B?g?l?w  W  F  54  W          Matron                   MA    MA    MA
  2  Charlotte M Blake    W  F  ?3  S          ?olitress                NY    ?H    VT
  3  Mary M Rudd          W  F  40  W          Teacher                  P???  VT    P???
  4  Miley Mill??k        W  F  39  W          Nurse                    ?     ME    ME
  5  Mary Bo??e           W  F  32  W          Nurse                    CANA  CANA  CANA
  6  Mary Mag???          W  F  2?  W          Night Watch              SCOT  SCOT  SCOT
  7  ???a S??derharder    W  F  40  W          *                        IL    IL    IL 
  8  Ellen Harkiness      W  F  39  W          Seamstress               MA    CT    MA
  9  Ellen ? Green        W  F  3?  S          Seamstress               NY    CT    NY 
 10  Anna Oleson          W  F  3?  W          Cook                     SWED  SWED  SWED
 11  Amelia ?ohn          W  F  25  S          Baker                    GERM  GERM  GERM
 12  Mary Riley           W  F  20  S          Servant                  IREL  IREL  IREL
 13  ELizabeth Riley      W  F  22  S          Servant                  WI    IREL  IREL
 14  Maggie Riley         W  F  20  S          Servanat                 IL    IREL  IREL
 15  Caroline O'????      W  F  19  S          Servant                  WDC   IREL  IREL
 16  Mary Furgeson        W  F  44  S          Servant                  NORW  NORW  NORW
 17  Geo Roche            W  M  49  M          Servant                  IL    IL    IL  
 18  Elizabeth Johnson    B  F  16  S          Nurse             1  1   IL    MO    MO
 19  Geo Johnson          B  M   3     B                         1  1   IL    MO    MO
 20  Lucille Dy?          W  F   4     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 21  Adde S???on          W  F  ?0     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 22  Mary Baker           W  F   2     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 23  Sarah Baker          W  F   4     D                         1  1   Il    Il    Il 
 24  Thomas Baker         W  M   7     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL    
 25  Catherine ??glsby    W  F   2     D                         1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 26  Robert Smally        W  M   3     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL  
 27  Susan Stance         W  F   2     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 28  Kitty Maloy          W  F   1     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 29  Emma Johnson         ?  F   4     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 30  Agnes ??en           ?  F   9     B  ME                     1  1   IL    IL    IL  
 31  An?a Conrad          W  F   ?     B  CR                     1  1   Il    GERM  IREL
 32  Charlotte Conrad     W  F   3     B                         1  1   IL    GERM  IREL
 33  Mark ?ald???         W  M   3     D  ME                     1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 34  Susan Boyle          W  F   2     D                         1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 35  Louis ??oor??        W  M  10     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 36  Bessi Hendricks      W  F   1     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 37  Alice O'Coner        W  F  ?7                               1  1   IL    IREL  ENGL
 38  Jo. Proekaskey       W  M   3                               1  1   IL    AUST  AUST
 39  Ellen Brennan        W  F   4     B                         1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 40  ??na Anderson        W  F   3                               1  1   IL    GERM  GERM
 41  Paul Maywell         W  M   3                               1  1   IL    IL    IL
 42  Belle Johnson        W  F   3     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 43  Jo. Waldon           W  M   5                               1  1   IL    IL    IL
 44  John Waldon          W  M   8                               1  1   IL    IL    IL
 45  Frank Fol??          W  M   5     B                         1  1   IL    ENGL  IL
 46  Samuel Fol??         W  M   3     B                         1  1   IL    ENGL  IL
 47  Frank Blank          W  M   3     D                         1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 48  Patrick Ma???        W  M   ?     B                         1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 49  Wm. Manly            W  M   ?     B                         1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 50  Frank Seabo          W  M   3     B                         1  1   IA    IA    IL 
 51  Henry B?????al       W  M   4     B                         1  1   NY    NY    NY
 52  Albert Lowrey        ?  M   4     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 53  Albert B???????t     W  M   ?     D                         1  1   MI    MI    MI
 54  Albert Okansky       W  M   4     B                         1  1   IL    POLA  POLA
 55  Geo. Moore           W  M   4     B                         1  1   IL    IL    IL
 56  Edward Shirkly       W  M   ?     D                         1  1   ?     ENLG  ENLG
 57  Geo. B??gonan        W  M   4     B                         1  1   IL    GERM  GERM
 58  Mellie Smiternan     W  F  10     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL 
 59  Blanche Buckley      W  F  11     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 60  Mill?? Buckley       W  F   9     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 61  Anna Miller          W  F  10     B                      1  1  1   IL    GERM  GERM
 62  Dora Miller          W  F   8     B                      1  1  1   IL    GERM  GERM
 63  Ann Porokasky        W  F   7     B                      1  1  1   IL    AUST  AUST
 64  Maud Da?be           W  F   8     B                      1  1  1   MI    IREL  IREL
 65  Blanche Scott        W  F   8     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 66  Mary S??????         W  F   ?     B                      1  1  1   IL    IREL  IREL
 67  Laura Smith          W  F  12     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 68  Lillie Smith         W  F  10     B                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 69  Mary Maywood         W  F   8     D                      1         ENGL  ENGL  ENGL
 70  Minnie McCormick     W  F   9     D                      1         IL    GERM  GERM
 71  Jessie McCormick     W  F   7     D                      1         IL    GERM  GERM
 72  E???a Allen          W  F   9     B                      1         IA    IL    IL
 73  Bessie Kelly         W  F   5     D                      1         IL    IL    IL
 74  Ollie VanR??igy      W  F   8     B                      1         IL    IL    IL
 75  Anna Will            W  F  11     D                    1           IL    IL    IL
 76  John Will            W  M   9     D                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 77  Elmer Will           W  M   6     D                      1  1  1   IL    IL    IL
 78  Lizzie ?la?k         W  F   7     D                                IL    IL    IL
 79  ?arry Conrad         W  F   6     B                                IL    GERM  GERM
 80  Lizzie Watson        W  F   5     B                                NY     NY   NY
 81  S? Me??ig            W  F   8     D                                IL     NY   NY
 82  Mary Boyle           W  F   6     D                                IL     NY   NY
 83  A?a Scott            W  F  18     B       Dressmaker               CANA  CANA  CANA
 84  Lizzie Johnson       W  F  16     D                                IL    SCOT  SCOT
 85  Jessie Owens         W  F   9     D                                IL    SCOT  SCOT
 86  Harry Smith          W  M  11     B                                NY    NY    NY
 87  James Bos?ki         W  M   7     B                                IL    AUST  AUST
 88  Eugene Carroll       W  M  10     D                                IL    ENGL  ENGL
 89  Martin Wydues        W  M   7     B                                IL    POLA  POLA
 90  Fred Davis           W  M   9     D                                IL    MO    MO
 91  Bertie Burre??       W  M   9     D                                IL    GERM  GERM
 92  Anthony Kirk         W  M  10     D                                IL    IL    IL
 93  Wm. Barrow           W  M   9     D                                ENGL  ENGL  ENLG
 94  Willi? Martin        W  M  11     B                                OH    OH    OH  
 95  Hosef Rinehart       W  M  11     D                                IL    SWIT  ?
 96  Albert Ollin         W  M  10     D                                IL    GERM  GERM
 97  Eddy She??dan        W  M  10     B                                SCOT  SCOT  SCOT
 98  Chas. S???ig         W  M   9     B                                IL    IL    IL
 99  G. ?. Horba?k        W  M   ?     D                                IL    IL    IL
100  W??? Stirk           W  M   8     D                                IL    IL    IL
101  ??????? Oleson       W  M   7     D                                IL    IL    IL
102  W??? Weiterbold      W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
103  Harry Le?os          W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
104  Hugh Connelly        W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
105  Frank Whithehart     W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
106  Chas. Forback        W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
107  Walter Fellows       W  M   9     D                                IL    IL    IL
108  Richard Cornell      W  M   8     D                                IL    IL    IL
109  Robt. Smith          W  M   6     D                                NY    ENGL  ENGL
110  Thomas Baker         W  M   8     D                                NY    ENGL  ENGL
111  Pat. S????s?         W  M   5     D                                IL    IREL  IREL
112  Wm. Fi?ey            W  M   6     B                                IL    ENGL  ENGL
113  John H????????       W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
114  Frank Mason          W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
115  John Mulles          W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
116  Chas Fo?????         W  M   ?     B                                IL    IL    IL
117  Susie Austin         W  F   6     D                                KY    KY    KY
118  Willie Brown         W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
119  Ben S?a??y           W  M   8     B                                IA    IA    IA
120  Louis Bar??          W  M   9     B                                IL    IL    IL
121  Edward Bar??         W  M   7     D                                IL    IL    IL
122  Wm. Raymond          W  M   7     D                                IL    IL    IL   
123  Chas. Vaght          W  M   8     B                                IL    IL    IL
124  Wm. Bringwa??        W  M   ?     D                                IL    GERM  GERM
125  Geo. Hunter          W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
126  Geo. Stanly          W  M  11     D                                MI    MI    MI
127  Wm. Wagner           W  M   6     D                                IL    GERM  GERM
128  John Cor??ck         W  M   7     B                                IN    IN    IN
129  John Will            W  M   8     B                                IL    NORW  NORW
130  Chas. ??en           W  M   6     B                                IL    NORW  NORW
131  Wm. Johnson          W  M   7     D                                IL    SCOT  SCOT
132  John ?eberget        W  M   8     B                                IL    GERM  GERM
133  Barry Conrad         W  M   6     B                                IL    GERM  GERM
134  Steve Brennan        W  M   6     B                                IL    IREL  IREL
135  Harry V?leg          W  M   ?     B                                Il    IL    IL  
136  Frank V?leg          W  M   6     B                                IL    IL    IL
137  Eddy Rosanksy        W  M  12     B                                IL    RUSS  RUSS
138  John Waldron         W  M   9     D                                KY    KY    KY
139  Chas. S????nan       W  M  11     D                                IL    IL    IL
140  Frank Boyle          W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
141  Frank Allen          W  M   6     D                                IL    IL    IL
  

** Transcriber's Notes **

Columns above represent forename with middle initial, if given, and surname, race, 
gender, age, relationship to head, marital status, profession or occupation, temporary
disability, school attendance within the census year, cannot read, cannot write, birth
place of person, birth place of father, and birth place of mother. 
 
The columns NOT displayed are dwelling address, dwelling visitation number, family
visitation number, if born during the census year and month of birth, if married during
the census year and month of marriage, number of months unemployed during the census
year, health columns for blind, deaf and dumb, idiotic, insane, and maimed, crippled,
bedridden or otherwise disabled.  There was no information recorded for any of these
categories. 

This transcriber has used the following abbreviations for Relationship to Head:   
B for BOARDER, and D for DEPENDENT. The temporary disability column uses ME for MEASLES,
and CR for CROUP. States were abbreviated as follows: CT for CONNECTICUT, 
IA for IOWA, IL for ILLINOIS, IN for INDIANA, KY for KENTUCKY, MA for MASSACHUSETTS,
ME for MAINE, MI for MICHIGAN, MO for MISSOURI, NH for NEW HAMPSHIRE, NY for NEW YORK,
OH for OHIO, VT for VERMONT, and WDC for WASHINGTON D. C.  Foreign countries were
abbreviated as follows:  AUST for AUSTRIA, CANA for CANADA, GERM for GERMANY, IREL for
IRELAND, NORW for NORWAY, POLO for POLAND, RUSS for RUSSIAN, SCOT for SCOTLAND, and 
SWED for SWEDEN. 

CHICAGO PROTESTANT ORPHAN ASYLUM For HOMELESS CHILDREN.  There was no address given for
this institution.  Based on it's chronological placement in the census pages, it would
be located in the vicinity of 21st-23rd Streets and Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Cook County,
Illinois.

  1  Surname could be Bigilow, Bigelow, Bigilew, Begelow or Begelew.
  2  Age could be 53.  Ocupation first intital is not legible. Possibly S, I?, L or T.
     Father's birth place could be NH (New Hampshire).
  3  Birth place possibly PENNA or PENN (Pennsylvania).
  4  Surname could be Millveck. Birth place possibly CONN or IOWA.
  5  Surname could be Bolme or Bohne. Age could be 32.
  6  Surname could be Magaur or Magnes. Age possibly 24 or 29.
  7  Full name could be Anna or Dana Sanderharder or Sunderharder. * No occupation
     listed.
  9  Middle initial not legible. Age could be 30 or 38.
 10  Age could be 30, 31, or 38.
 11  Could be L or J or S.  
 15  Surname could be O'Carra O'Casey, O'Cana.
 20  Could be Dye, or Due.
 21  Possibly Sullon, Sutton, Sellon, Setton, Sulton, Stetlon, Stetton, Stelton or
     Stellon.
     Age is 10 or 40.
 25  Could be Inglsby. 
 29  Race is not legible.
 30  Last name possibly Ayen, Owen, or Agen. Race is not legible.
 31  Possilby Anna or Ana. Age is possibly 5, 6 or 8.
 33  Could be Waldron or Maldron.
 35  First initial and last part of surname is not legible.  Could be D, T, or G.
     Last part of name could end in CRE?T.
     Surname could be Foorcrest, Foorcret, Doorcrest, or Doorcret. 
 37  Age has mark or bleemish  before the 7.  Could be 7 or 27.
 40  First initial is not legible.  Could be D, L,  or A.  Dana, Lena or Ana.
 45  Surname Could be Foly, Foley, or Folig.
 46  Surname could be Foly, Foley, or Folig. 
 48  Could be Manly, Mauly, Manty, Mauty.  Age is 4 or 9.
 49  Age is 5, 6 or 8.
 51  Surname is not legible.
 52  Race not legible. Possibly Boswiael.
 53  Surname could be Busecouet.  Age is 8, 5, or 6.
 56  Age is 9 or 7.  Birth place could be IOWA.
 57  Surname could be Bringonan, Boengonan?
 60  First name could be Mellie or Miller.
 64  Surname could be Darby or Danby.
 66  Surname could be Senare,Senase, Stewar or Stewert.  Age possibly 7.
 72  Surname could be Esimina or Emma.
 74  Surmane could be VanRuigy, VanReugy, VanRuigy, VanRuegg,or VanRuegy.
 76  Column for Maimed, crippled, disability or otherwise limited is noted 
     with a 1.
 78  Surmane could be Clark, Glask, or Clask.
 79  First initial not legible. Could be C, G, or M.  
 81  Only two letters in first name, could be Su.  Surname could be Meraig
     or Menaig.
 83  First name could be Ana or Ara.
 87  Surname could be Bosski or Bosaki.
 88  Could be Burrefs, or Burress. 
 94  Could be Willie or Willis.
 95  Birth place of mother could be Switzerland.
 97  Surname could be Sheriden.
 98  Surname possibly Suilig, Swilig, Suitig, Sewtig, or Switig.
 99  Surname possibly Horback or Horbask. Age possibly 5 or 8.
100  First name not legible. Possibly Wm., Ward, Wen Wan, or Wes.
101  First name not legible. The letters resemble Osceker or Aecetter.
102  First name could be Wm., Ward, Wen, Wan, or Wes.
103  Could be Legos, or Lesos.
108  Surname could be Connell or Cornell.  
111  Surname could be Seniess or Seniese . 
112  Surname could be Filey or Fitey
113  Surname could be Hammond.
116  Surname not legible.  Age possibly 7.
118  Age could be 8, 6, or 5.
119  Surname could be Smally, Smalty, Smatly, Swally, Swalty, Swatly.
120  Surname possibly  Baray, Barig, Bariz, Bareg, Baray, Barag, or Barez.
121  Surname possibly Barig, Bariz, Bareg, or Barez
124  Surname could be Bringwald.  Age could be 7, 8, or 9.
128  Could be Corlock or Cortock
130  Could be Owen.
132  Could ge Leberget, Deberget or Seberget.
135  Could be Vilig or Vileg.  Age could be 6 or 8.
136  Could be Vilig or Vileg.
139  Could be Steeran or Steesnan.

CITATION
1880 Federal Illinois Census
Chicago, Cook County, ILlinois
NARA film number T9-185
Enumeration District 17, Nara Pages 476A -477A

This list was Donated and Transcribed by
Carolyn M. O'Brien
20 March 2001
for The Orphans' Home Website

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