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Indianapolis Orphan Asylum

2nd Ward, Indianapolis, Center Township
Marion County, Indiana, A.D. 1900*


 1 Speer Jennie D      Matron      W F Nov  1841 58 W 12 3 2 Missouri    Ohio       Kentucky         Matron      0   Y Y Y H
 2 Allison Mary        Housekeeper W F Apr  1868 32 S        Indiana     Indiana    Indiana          Housekeeper 0   Y Y Y
 3 Shallets Anna E     Seamstress  W F Oct  1844 55 W 31 4 4 Indiana     Kentucky   Kentucky         Seamstress  0   Y Y Y
 4 Farmer Mary E       Nurse       W F Oct  1850 49 S        Indiana     New York   New York         Nurse       0   Y Y Y
 5 Bouman* Jane G      Nurse       W F Apr  1852 48 W 17 3 3 Ohio        New York   New York         Nurse       0   Y Y Y
 6 Thompson Willis     Janitor     B M Apr  1856 54 W        Kentucky    Un         Un               Janitor     0   Y N Y
 7 Upstichard Liday    Governess   W F June 1865 34 W 10 3 2 Ireland     Ireland    England   1892 8 Governess   0   Y Y Y
 8 Jones Anna H        Governess   W F Aug  1864 35 S        S. Carolina England    Maryland         Governess   0   Y Y Y
 9 Raper Florense      Governess   W F Jan  1859 41 S        Indiana     Virginia   Kentucky         Governess   0   Y Y Y
10 Wood Sylvia C       Nurse       W F Mar  1877 23 S        Indiana     Illinois   Indiana          Nurse       0   Y Y Y
11 Derry Elizabeth A   Cook        W F Oct  1870 29 S        Tennessee   Tennessee  Tennessee        Cook        0   Y Y Y
12 Shelby Dora         Nurse       W F Un   Un      W        Un          Un         Un Un            Nurse       0   Y Y Y
13 Shelby Maud         Nurse       W F Un   Un      S        Un          Un         Un               Nurse       0   Y Y Y
14 McKelvy Bessing     Waiter      W F Un   Un      S        Un          Un         Un               Waiter      0   Y Y Y
15 Emrich Clara        Ironer      W F Aug  1872 27 M  8 1 1 Ohio        Ohio       Ohio             Ironer      0   Y Y Y
16 Pickett Mary H      Nurse       W F Mar  1874 26 S        Indiana     S Carolina Ohio             Nurse       0   Y Y Y
17 Elliott Mary E      Nurse       W F May  1872 28 S        Tennessee   Indiana    Iowa             Nurse       0   Y Y Y
18 Anderson Charles    Inmate      W M      1889 11 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
19 Anderson William    Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
20 Brandenburg Charles Inmate      W M      1889 11 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y 
21 Burnett Hadley      Inmate      W M      1898  2 S 
22 Boles Dora          Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
23 Boles Scott         Inmate      W M      1897  3 S
24 Baker George        Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
25 Core Harry          Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
26 Clark Berta         Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
27 Cox Grace           Inmate      W F      1892  8 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y
28 Cox Bertha          Inmate      W F      1895  5 S
29 Davis Robert        Inmate      W M      1899  * S
30 Deweese Frederick   Inmate      W M      1900  * S
31 Dunlap Roberta      Inmate      W F      1899  * S
32 Elder Walter        Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
33 Easter John         Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
34 Ellcott* George     Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y
35 Elliott Guy         Inmate      W M      1894  6 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y
36 Fleming Henry       Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
37 Ferris Herbert      Inmate      W M      1893  7 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y
38 Shipp Ruth Gurley   Inmate      W F      1897  3 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
39 Howells Aza??sh     Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                                N N Y
40 Howells Wilford     Inmate      W M      1898  2 S 
41 Hardy Clifford      Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                              0 Y Y Y
42 Hall Mount          Inmate      W M      1898  2 S
43 Hedges Robert       Inmate      W M      1895  5 S
44 Hedges Harrold      Inmate      W M      1897  3 S
45 Kelly Hugh          Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
46 Kelly Francis       Inmate      W M      1894  6 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
47 Lewis Roy           Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     8 Y Y Y
48 Lewis Claris        Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
49 Lee Walter          Inmate      W M      1897  3 S
50 Melody Glenn        Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
51 Morrell William     Inmate      W M      *     * S
52 Nichols Pearl       Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
53 O'Halloran Glenn    Inmate      W M      1897  3 S
54 Oliver Alice        Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     1 Y Y Y
55 Oliver Anna         Inmate      W F      1891  9 S                                                At School     1 Y Y Y
56 Oliver Leo          Inmate      W M      1897  3 S 
57 Ott Orie            Inmate      W F      1896  4 S
58 Powers Leona        Inmate      W F      1889 11 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
59 Powers Charles      Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
60 Pierce Everett      Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
61 Polly William       Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     0     Y
62 Riggan Opal         Inmate      W F      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
63 Rounds Sarah        Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
64 Raper Archie        Inmate      W M      1899  * S 
65 Ross Clifford       Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
66 Ross Stella         Inmate      W F      1894  6 S
67 Swain Florence      Inmate      W F      1894  6 S
68 Stricker George     Inmate      W M      1889 11 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
69 Stricker Marguerite Inmate      W F      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
70 Schlapp Clarence    Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
71 Swartzwalter* Earl  Inmate      W M      1897  3 S
72 Stafford Russell    Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
73 Scarborough Sidney  Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
74 Scarborough Harry   Inmate      W M      1893  7 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
75 Sclavoir* Joseph    Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
76 Schavoir* Rose      Inmate      W F      1894  6 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
77 Schavoir* Anna      Inmate      W F      1896  4 S
78 Stapp* Myrtle       Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     8 Y Y Y
79 Thompson Eddy       Inmate      W M      1898  2 S
80 Thomas Agnes        Inmate      W F      1900  * S
81 Thatcher Orville    Inmate      W M      1894  6 S
82 Thatcher Arthur     Inmate      W M      1898  1 S
83 Wright Homer        Inmate      W M      1891  9 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
84 Normal Wright       Inmate      W M      1893  7 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
85 Woodwraff Plinnie   Inmate      W M      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 Y Y Y
86 Whitacker Louise    Inmate      W F      1892  8 S                                                At School     9 N N Y
87 Ward Mary           Inmate      W F      1900  * S
88 Watson Laura        Inmate      W F      1890 10 S                                                              0     Y
89 Williams Beulah     Inmate      W F      1900  * S
90 Walker Walker       Inmate      W M      1890 10 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y
91 Walker Frederick    Inmate      W M      1893  7 S                                                At School     2 N N Y
92 Jackson Delaney     Inmate      W F      1888 12 S                                                At School     2 Y Y Y


** Transcriber's Notes **

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

Columns omitted are naturalization, home owned or rented, home owned free or
mortgaged, number of farm schedule.  The birth month of the children and the
nativity for all of the children and their parents is marked unknown. 

Note at the end of enumeration: "Here ends the enumeration of the 
Indianapolis Orphan Asylum."

Transcriber used the abbreviation of Y for yes.

Address of Orphanage: 1300-1399 College Avenue. Other: Dwelling 143, Family 
170. 
This census was taken June 1, 1900 by Barton W. Cole, Enumerator.
 

 5  Hard to read; might be Bornan, Bounan, Borman.  Might end with "r" - 
    Bonner, Bormer, ....
29  Age is stated as 5/12
30  Age is stated as 1/12
31  Age is stated at 7/12
34  Looks like Elcott; might possibly be Elliott.
39  Looks like "Azaush" with the dot for an "i" between the "u" and "s".  
    Might be something like Azania ....
51  Year of birth is stated as 4/12, age is stated as 6/12
64  Age is stated as 11/12
71  Might be Swartzwaller
75-77  Looks like Sclavoir/Schavoir; might be Schavois or something similar.
78  Might be Stepp
80  Age is stated as 11/12
87  Age is stated as 1/12
89  Age is stated as 1/12


CITATION

Ancestry.com, On-line Census Images.
1900 U.S. Federal Census, Indiana
Marion County, 2nd Ward, Indianapolis 
Center Township
SD 7, ED 42, Sheets 8A-8B; Images 15-16 of 16
Img Ref#: 611-612/Roll: T623 387. 

This list was Transcribed by
Lynn Beatty
31 July 2002
for The Orphans' Home Website

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