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Asylum for Friendless 'Colored' Children

3rd Ward, Indianapolis, Center Township
Marion County, Indiana, A.D. 1900*


 1 Clark Anna         Head     W F July 1866 33  S       Ind     N Car   N Car   Matron    0   Y Y Y H
 2 Montgomery Nellie  Employee W F Apr  1875 25  S       Ind     N Car   N Car   Governess 0   Y Y Y
 3 Brown Jennie       Employee W F Oct  1849 50  W 1 0 0 Ireland Ireland Ireland Nurse     0   Y Y Y
 4 Houser* Erla       Employee W F Dec  1861 39  S       England England England Nurse     0   Y Y Y
 5 Whittaker Helen    Employee B F Sept 1861 38  S       Ken     Ken     Ken     Laundress 0   Y Y Y
 6 Boye* Ira          Inmate   B M Jan  1894  6  S       Ind     Un      Un
 7 Burden Albert      Inmate   B M Feb  1891  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
 8 Bray Edward        Inmate   B M      1895  4  S       Ind     Un      Un
 9 Brudel* Willie     Inmate   B M      1893  7  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
10 Craven Earnest     Inmate   B M Nov  1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un
11 Cooper Otto        Inmate   B M Sept 1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
12 Cooper Elmer       Inmate   B M Feb  1895  5  S       Ind     Un      Un
13 Stanley Carty      Inmate   B M Feb  1891  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
14 Cossey Carroll     Inmate   B M      1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
15 Cossey George      Inmate   B M      1893  6  S       Ind     Un      Un
16 Drift Duke         Inmate   B M      1899  *  S       Ind     Un      Un
17 Fisher Willie      Inmate   B M Aug  1895  4  S       Ind     Un      Un
18 Fisher Louis       Inmate   B M Nov  1890* 9* S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
19 Goodridge David    Inmate   B M      1885 14  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
20 Howard Benjamin    Inmate   B M      1889 10  S       Ken     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
21 Hughes Roy         Inmate   B M July 1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
22 Hughes John        Inmate   B M Feb  1895  5  S       Ind     Un      Un
23 Hughes Willie      Inmate   B M Jan  1897  3  S       Ind     Un      Un
24 Johnson* Glen      Inmate   B M      1887 12  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
25 Lowe William       Inmate   B M      1889 10  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
26 Lasenberg Leo      Inmate   B M May  1897  3  S       Ind     Un      Un
27 Lee Lester         Inmate   B M      1887 12  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
28 Marshall Elmer     Inmate   B M      1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
29 Minor Clarence     Inmate   B M Mar  1897  3  S       Ind     Un      Un
30 Reed Alfred        Inmate   B M Mar  1898  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
31 Robinson Luther    Inmate   B M Aug  1893  6  S       Ind     Un      Un 
32 Rice Henry         Inmate   B M      1891  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
33 Sneider Fred       Inmate   B M Dec  1893  6  S       Ind     Un      Un 
34 Southerman* Julius Inmate   B M July 1888 11  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
35 Smith Willie       Inmate   B M Dec  1897  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
36 Samuels* Richard   Inmate   B M Oct  1898  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
37 Stockton Creed     Inmate   B M Feb  1896  4  S       Ind     Un      Un
38 Stockton Abe*      Inmate   B M Nov  1897  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
39 Scott Norman       Inmate   B M Jan  1892  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
40 William John       Inmate   B M Feb  1894  6  S       Ind     Un      Un 
41 Woodfork Frank     Inmate   B M      1895  4  S       Ind     Un      Un
42 Webster Charles    Inmate   B M      1897  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
43 Becker Ada         Inmate   B F Aug  1895  4  S       Ind     Un      Un
44 Cooper Victoria    Inmate   B F Sept 1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
45 Christman Bertha   Inmate   B F Apr  1893  7  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
46 Grayson Louise     Inmate   B F Sept 1897  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
47 Howard Lulu        Inmate   B F      1891  8  S       Ken     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
48 Howard Jada        Inmate   B F      1894  5  S       Ken     Un      Un
49 Jackson Maggie     Inmate   B F Sept 1891  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
50 Jackson May        Inmate   B F      1900  *  S       Ind     Un      Un
51 Johnson Hazel      Inmate   B F Aug  1899  *  S       Ind     Un      Un
52 Jones Helen        Inmate   B F      1891  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
53 Jordan Della       Inmate   B F      1891  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
54 Loud Radie         Inmate   B F      1891  8  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
55 Rice Alice         Inmate   B F      1889 10  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
56 Rice Kate          Inmate   B F      1893  6  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
57 Ro?e* ????ge*      Inmate   B F      1900  *  S       Ind     Un      Un
58 Smith Marguerite   Inmate   B F May  1894  6  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
59 Smith Lilly        Inmate   B F Dec  1897  2  S       Ind     Un      Un
60 Toue Stella        Inmate   B F Sept 1887 12  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
61 Toue Ruby          Inmate   B F Dec  1890  9  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
62 Thomas Bella       Inmate   B F May  1899  1  S       Ind     Un      Un
63 Woodfork Rose      Inmate   B F Jan  1894  6  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y
64 White Mary         Inmate   B F Feb  1900  *  S       Ind     Un      Un 
65 Posey Leona        Inmate   B F Aug  1899  *  S       Ind     Un      Un
66 Doeb Clara         Inmate   W F      1889 10  S       Ind     Un      Un                  9 Y Y Y


** Transcriber's Notes **

Columns above represent name, relation, color, gender, birth month, birth 
year, age, marital status, number of children, number of living children, 
birth place, father's birth place, mother's birth place, occupation, months 
unemployed, months at school, can read, can write, can speak English, home 
or farm.  

Columns omitted are years married, year of immigration, years in United States, 
naturalization, home owned or rented, home owned free or mortgaged, number of 
farm schedule (all columns left blank in original census).  

Transcriber used the abbreviations Ind for Indiana, N Car for North Carolina, 
Un for Unknown, Ken for Kentucky, and Y for yes.

Address of Orphanage: Twenty-first Street, House 319
This census was taken June 6, 1900 by James A Collins, Enumerator.

 4  As written, surname for this person looks like "Houser", "Hanovr", or
    "Housier"; might be Houser, Hanover, Housier, or something similar.
 6  Might be Baye, possibly Boyer.  Surname looks like Boye or Boyr (Baye,
    Bayr), as written.
 9  Middle letters of this surname are hard to decipher.  Surname might be
    Berndel, Burdel, (Bemdel), or something similar.
16  Age is listed as 7/12 (i.e., 7 mos)
18  Birth year and age might be 1894, 6, respectively (may be some fading).
24  Surname is somewhat hard to read; first letter looks like "J" and the
    tail of the "g" in line above interferes with third letter.  Surname
    looks like "Jonnson", might be Johnson.
34  Might be Smitherman or something similar.
36  Hard to read; looks like "Semueli" or "Semuels", might be Samuels. 
38  First name looks like "Aloa" or "Alsa", might be Abe.
50  Age is listed as 0/12 (i.e., 0 mos or born after May 6, 1900)
51  Age is listed as 10/12 (i.e., 10 mos)
57  Name for this person is hard to read.  Surname looks like "Roee"; 
    might be Rose, Roer, Roes, possibly Rice....  First name looks like
    "Orange", or "Osange"/"Osauge".  Age is listed as 3/12 (i.e., 3 mos)
64  Age is listed as 3/12 (i.e., 3 mos)
65  Age is listed as 9/12 (i.e., 9 mos)


CITATION

Ancestry.com, On-line Census Images.
1900 US Federal Census, Indiana, Marion County 
Center Township, Indianapolis, 3rd Ward 
SD 4, ED 48, Sheets 4B-5A; Images 8-9 of 22
Img Ref#: 78-79/Roll: T623 388. 

This list was Transcribed by
Lynn Beatty
12 January 2002
for The Orphans' Home Website

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