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Newark Orphan Asylum

7th Ward, Newark City, Essex County, New Jersey, A.D. 1900*


 1.  VanVleck Susan        Head      W F  Jan   1826  74  WD  --  0  0  New Jersey  New Jersey     New Jersey      --   --  --  Matron           0  --  yes yes yes -- --  H --
 2.  Hayell Hannah         Ass't     W F  ?     1836  ??  WD  --  5  1  England     England        England         --   --  --  Kindergartener   0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 3.  Welch Emma L          Attendant W F  May   1852  48  WD  --  0  0  Canada Eng. England        England Wales   1888 42  --  Care Taker       0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 4.  DeHart Jennie         Attendant W F  June  1860  39  WD  --  0  0  New Jersey  Massachusetts  Massachusetts   --   --  --  Care Taker       0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 5.  Elden Maria J         Ass't     W F  ?     1864  36  S   -- -- --  Ireland     Ireland        Ireland         1888 12  --  Seamstress       0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 6.  Duncan Elizabeth      Ass't     W F  July  1863  34  M   17  1  1  Illinois    Pennsylvania   England         --   --  --  Nurse*           0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 7.  Thompson Ida S        Ass't     W F  Dec   1876  23  S   -- -- --  New York    Scotland       Ireland         --   --  --  Waitress         0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 8.  Lahey Mary            Ass't     W F  ?     1860  40  WD  --  2  0  Ireland     Ireland        Ireland         1876 30  --  Cook             0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
 9.  Garrig?n* Annie       Ass't     W F  Jan   1869  39  S   -- -- --  Ireland     Ireland        Ireland         1884 16  --  Laundress        0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
10.  VanSant* F??derick W  Ass't     W M  Jan   1847  33  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  New Jersey     New Jersey      --   --  --  Janitor          0  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
11.  Wat??n Christina      Inmate    W F  --    1887  13  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
12.  Lennon Mary           Inmate    W F  --    1887  13  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
13.  Shervinsky Sarah      Inmate    W F  --    1887  13  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
14.  Smith Anna            Inmate    W F  --    1888  12  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
15.  Ga?e Thersa           Inmate    W F  --    1888  12  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
16.  Young Mary            Inmate    W F  --    1888  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
17.  McCloud Leanna        Inmate    W F  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
18.  Kelner Ly???          Inmate    W F  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
19.  Smith Clara           Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
20.  Maitland Flora        Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
21.  Shenvinskey Eva       Inmate    W F  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
22.  T??pkins Ida          Inmate    W F  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- -- 
23.  Morris Frances        Inmate    W F  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
24.  Se??on Lillian        Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
25.  Young Jennie          Inmate    W F  --    1898  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
26.  Wat??n Hazel          Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
27.  Blintock* Eva         Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
28.  Dreareh* Katie        Inmate    W F  --    1890  14  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
29.  Barfield* Maggie      Inmate    W F  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
30.  Rorve* Edith          Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- -- 
31.  Keis Elsie            Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
32.  Spencer May           Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
33.  Wa?ll Alma            Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
34.  Wa?ll Huldah          Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
35.  Rozzolo Rosa          Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
36.  Leice Clara           Inmate    W F  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
37.  White Alma            Inmate    W F  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
38.  Barfield* Eva         Inmate    W F  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
39.  Young Lizzie          Inmate    W F  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
40.  Joseph Alberta        Inmate    W F  --    1895   5  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
41.  Joseph Francis        Inmate    W F  --    1895   5  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
42.  Klintek* L??ie        Inmate    W F  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
43.  Rozzolo Mary          Inmate    W F  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
44.  Dellaro Marie         Inmate    W F  --    1896   4  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
45.  Young Annie           Inmate    W F  --    1897   3  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
46.  Breningen Herman      Inmate    W M  --    1888  12  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
47.  Ball Robert           Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
48.  Voyel Charles         Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
49.  Morris Benjamine      Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
50.  Burkhardt Harry       Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
51.  Hollen William        Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
52.  Becker Charles        Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
53.  Breninger Emil        Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
54.  Hietman Ernest        Inmate    W M  --    1891   9  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
55.  Kerbywhite* Sylvester Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
56.  Kerbywhite* Harold    Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
57.  Shieldo* Frank        Inmate    W M  --    1889  11  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
58.  Bennet Joseph ?       Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
59.  Eisenberg Herbert     Inmate    W M  --    1896  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
60.  Russell LeRoy         Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
61.  Sheswinsky* Edward    Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
62.  Tompkins Frank        Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
63.  Morris George         Inmate    W M  --    1891   9  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
64.  Mellilo Anthony       Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  10  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
65.  Burkhardt Louis       Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
66.  Maitland William      Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
67.  Breningen Oscar       Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
68.  Mellilo Pasquel       Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
69.  R??e William          Inmate    W M  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
70.  Wissmen Philip        Inmate    W M  --    1890  10  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --  At School       --  --  yes yes yes -- -- -- --
71.  ???ve Walter          Inmate    W M  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
72.  Ball William          Inmate    W M  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
73.  Cleamans John         Inmate    W M  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- -- 
74.  Keis Edgar            Inmate    W M  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
75.  Mynett Geirge         Inmate    W M  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
76.  Shensinsky* John      Inmate    W M  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
77.  Cleamans Robert       Inmate    W M  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
78.  Roi?e William         Inmate    W M  --    1894   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
79.  Hartman William       Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
80.  Vit? Leonard          Inmate    W M  --    1891   9  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
81.  Peal Alfred           Inmate    W M  --    1893   7  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
82.  Alp?? Rocco           Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
83.  Hietman William       Inmate    W M  --    1892   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
84.  Alp?? Raphael         Inmate    W M  --    189?   6  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
85.  Dresch Alfred         Inmate    W M  --    189?   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
86.  Cleamans Thomas       Inmate    W M  --    1894   8  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
87.  ?eal John             Inmate    W M  --    1895   5  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
88.  Myere Ferdinand       Inmate    W M  --    1895   5  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
89.  ???ve Geirge          Inmate    W M  --    1895   5  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
90.  Keis Frank            Inmate    W M  --    1896   4  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
91.  Carben Andrew         Inmate    W M  --    1897   3  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
92.  Zink Ernest           Inmate    W M  --    1896   4  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --
93.  Cleamans Walter       Inmate    W M  --    1896   4  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --  
94.  Smith John            Inmate    W M  --    1896   4  S   -- -- --  New Jersey  Un             Un              --   --  --     --           --  --  --  --  --  -- -- -- --


** Transcriber's Notes **

Enumerator's Notation in original document:  "This information 
was obtained from the Matron -- could get nothing more"
(it is scrawled over the columns bearing "Un" for the orphans and
is found on all 3 pages of the census)

The columns above represent: Name, Relation, Color, Race, 
sex, Date of Birth (Month and Year), age at Last Birthday,
Marital Status,Number of years married, Mother of how many
Children, Number of Children still Living, Place of birth
of this person, Place of birth of Father, Place of birth 
of Mother, Year of Immigration to the US, Number of years
in this country, Naturalization,  Occupation, Months not 
employed,Attended school (in months), Can Read, Can Write,
Can Speak English, Ownership of Home: Owned or Rented; 
Owned free or Mortgaged; Farm or House. Number of Farm Schedule.

The column "Number of Farm Schedule" has been omitted as it was
left blank in the original document for all persons listed.

The dashed lines in the above transcription, in All cases, represent
spaces left blank in the original document.

The address of this Orphanage is: High Street, no house number given in Census.

This census was enumerated on the 11th day of June, 1900, by Price Westhook.

 2. The birth month for this person is too faded to read. The age looks like "68",or "63".
 5. The birth month for this person looks like it could be "April".
 6. As written in original document, the occupation for this person looks like either "Nuns" 
    or Nurse.
 8. The birth month for this person looks like it could be "March".
 9. The surname for this person is hard to read; could be Garrigan, Garrigun, possibly Sarigan,
    Sarrigun or some other variation.
10. Surname for this person could be Van Sant, or Van Sand.  In the given name, the letters are not clearly
    enough written to determine the name with certainty: could be "Frederick".
11. The last name looks like it might be "Watsen" or "Watson".
15. The last name looks like it could be "Gabe" or "Gale".
18. The first name looks like it could be "Lylia",or "Lydia". 
22. The last name looks like it could be "Tompkins".
24. The last name for this person looks like it could be either "Sermon","Sennon", "Sernon",
    or possibly "German".
26. The last name looks like it could be "Watron",or "Watson".
27. The surname for this person, as written, in the original document looks like "Blintock" or
    "Hlintock", but could be Clintock, possibly Klintock.
28. Last name could be Drearch, maybe Dreasch.
29. Surname for this person could be Banfield
30. Surname for this person as written looks like "Rorve" but may possibly be Rome, Rorne, or
    some other variation/surname.
33. The last name looks like it could be "Wassll", "Warrll", Warill, Waull; as written, the name
    looks like either Wanll or Waull.
34. The last name looks like it could be "Wassll", "Warrll", Warill, Waull; as written, the name
    looks like either Wanll or Waull.
38. Surname for this person could be Banfield
42. Last name could be Klintock or Klintolk. The first name looks like it could be "Lorrie".
55. Full name for this person as written in original document could be: Kerby White Sylvester.
    There is separation between Kerby and White; the surname could be Kerbywhite.  The "w", 
    despite separation appears to be lowercase in form. 
56. Full name for this person as written in original document could be: Kerby White Harold.
    There is separation between Kerby and White; surname could also be Kerbywhite.  The "w", 
    despite separation appears to be lowercase in form. 
57. Surname for this person looks like Shieldo, but could be Shields
58. It looks like an "I" after the first name. Could be a middle initial or the beginning of "Inmate"
    in the next column over.
61. Surname could be Shervinsky, or Sheninsky
69. The last name for this person is very difficult to read; looks similar to "Ruue", "Raue", Rone,
    Rove, Rome, or Roue.  The connecting stroke between the last "two" letters of the name is not smooth; 
    may be another letter or part of letter intended.  
71. The last name looks like it starts with an "C","T" or a "P" and looks like it ends with an "ve". 
    Could be Prove, Crove, Trove, possibly Crone, Prone, or Trone.
76. Surname for this person could be Shiminsky or Sheminsky
78. The last name for this person looks like it could be "Roive", "Roise", "Roine", possibly Rowe or Rome.
80. The last letter looks like it could be a "s",it could also be "Vito", or Vita.
82. The last name looks like "Alpoo" or "Alpro", possibly Alpso.
84. The last name looks like "Alpoo" or "Alpro", possibly Alpso.  The last number in the year of birth
    is smudged but looks like a "4".
85. Last name for this person could be Druch.  The last number in the year of birth is smudged but looks 
    like it could be "2" or "5".
87. The name looks like it could be "Peal".
89. The last name looks like "Poove", Prove or Pruve.


CITATION
Ancestry.com's On-line Census Images
1900 US Federal Census, New Jersey, Essex County, Newark City, Ward 7
SD 2, ED 64, Sheets 12A-13A, 
Images 25, 26, & 27 of 30

This list was Transcribed by
Susan Wagner
June, 2001
for The Orphans' Home Website

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