1 Chilson Millard Head W M Aug 1854 45 M 13 New York New York New York Janitor (Ingleside) 0 Y Y Y R H 2 Chilson Mary E Wife W F May 1865 35 M 13 0 0 Canada(Eng) Ireland Ireland 1868 32 Y Y Y 3 Siebolt Josephine Inmate W F May 1855 45 Wd New York Ireland New York Teacher 0 Y Y Y 4 McMerchy Tanna Inmate W F May 1852 48 Wd Scotland Scotland Scotland 1883 17 Seamstress 0 Y Y Y 5 Bourroughs May Inmate W F Aug 1882 17 S New York New York New York Y Y Y 6 Bourroughs Ruth Inmate W F Mch 1900 3 mos S New York New York New York 7 Mills Agnes W Matron W F Oct 1851 48 S Scotland Scotland Scotland 1854 46 Matron 0 Y Y Y H 8 Younger Annie Clara Houskpr W F Feb 1856 44 S New York Germany Germany Housekeeper 0 Y Y Y 9 Hartig Lillian Inmate W F Oct 1866 33 S New York Germany Germany Nurse 0 Y Y Y 10 Raymond Essie Inmate W F Mch 1883 17 S New York New York Conn Domestic 0 Y Y Y 11 Dean Mary Inmate W F Mch 1879 21 S New York New York Canada(Eng) Domestic 0 Y Y Y 12 Dean Dorothy R Inmate W F Sept 1899 9 mos S New York Illinois New York 13 Ames Elizabeth Inmate W F Jan 1877 23 S England England England 1896 4 Domestic 0 Y Y Y 14 Darby Margaret Inmate W F Aug 1840 59 Wd New York Ireland Ireland Seamstress 0 Y Y Y 15 Chandler Anna A Inmate W F Jul 1847 52 Wd New York New York Mass Y Y Y 16 Dotzbauer* Susan Inmate W F Dec 1877 22 S New York New York New York N N Y 17 Halen Grace H Inmate W F Feb 1882 18 S Canada(Eng) Canada(Eng) England Domestic 0 Y Y Y 18 Ames Virginia A Inmate W F Mch 1900 2 mos S New York New York New York 19 Baker Jessie M Inmate W F Jan 1883 17 M 1 1 New York Scotland New York Shop employee 0 Y Y Y 20 Baker Ethel M Inmate W F Nov 1899 6 mos S New York New York New York 21 Werner Lucy Inmate W F Oct 1881 18 S Canada(Eng) Canada(Eng) England 1898 2 Domestic 0 Y Y Y 22 DeVille Rose H Inmate W F Nov 1879 20 S New York Germany Germany Domestic 0 Y Y Y 23 Holmes Anna Inmate W F Apr 1826 74 Wd Scotland Scotland Scotland 1860 40 Seamstress 0 Y Y Y 24 Hodge Lavina A Inmate W F Apr 1883 17 S New York England Ireland Domestic 0 Y Y Y 25 Smith Mina Inmate W F July 1876 23 M 1 1 New York New York New York Domestic 0 Y Y Y 26 Smith Visla Inmate W F Apr 1900 1 mos S New York New York New York 27 Mills Catherine Inmate W F Oct 1849 50 Wd 0 0 France England England Missionary 0 Y Y Y 28 Esler* Anna Inmate W F Mch 1875 25 S New York New York New York Domestic 0 Y Y Y 29 Kremposki Ida O* Inmate W F Aug 1882 17 S Germany Germany Germany Domestic 0 Y Y Y 30 Rugg Dora Inmate W F Aug 1883 16 M 1 1 New York New York New York Domestic 0 Y Y Y 31 Rugg Dorethea Inmate W F Jan 1900 4 mos S New York New York New York 32 Nehin Clara Inmate W F May 1879 21 M Poland(Ger) Poland(Ger) Poland(Ger) Domestic 0 Y Y Y 33 Abel Catherine Inmate W F Feb 1844 56 Wd Ireland Ireland Ireland 1846 54 Milliner 0 Y Y Y 34 Ailer* Grace Inmate W F Sept 1878 21 S Canada(Eng) Scotland Scotland 1898 1 Domestic 0 Y Y Y 35 Ailer* William Inmate W * May 1900 0 mos S New York New York Canada(Eng) 36 Cox Lidia Inmate W F Feb 1851 49 Wd New York New York New York Seamstress 0 Y Y Y 37 Elbarsser Mary Inmate W F Feb 1874 26 S 2 2 New York Germany Germany Domestic 0 Y Y Y 38 Elbarsser Edwin H Inmate W M Sept 1899 9 mos S New York England New York 39 Elbarsser Fred A Inmate W M Sept 1899 9 mos S New York England New York 40 Ward Belle Inmate W F May 1854 46 S Ireland Ireland Ireland 1864 36 Nurse 0 Y Y Y 41 Ahrens Carrie Inmate W F Mch 1878 22 M New York New York New York Y Y Y 42 Corry Maria Inmate W F Sept 1854 45 S New York England England N N N 43 Nehin Baby Inmate W F May 1900 0 mos S New York New York New York 44 Michaels Harry Inmate W F* May 1900 0 mos S New York New York New York ** Transcriber's Notes ** Columns above represent name, relation, color, sex, birth month, birth year, age, marital status, years married, children, living children, birth place, father's birth place, mother's birth place, year of immigration, years in United States, occupation, months unemployed, can read, can write, can speak English, home rented or owned, home or farm. Columns omitted are naturalization, months at school, home owned free or mortgaged, number of farm schedule as all spaces were left blank in original document. Enumerator occasionally wrote Miss or Mrs above the given name of the person, these titles agree with the marital status when they are legible and have been omitted. Transcriber used the abbreviations houskpr for housekeeper, mos for months, Eng for England, Ger for Germany, Conn for Connecticut, Mass for Massachusetts, Y for yes, N for no. Address for this orphanage: 70 Harvard Place This census was taken on the 7th day of June, 1900, by Charles M Rider, enumerator. 16 Surname could be Dotzhauer, possibly Datzbauer. 28 Surname could be Ealer or possibly Eiler. 29 Middle initial might be Q. 34 Surname might be Ailern or even Ailem. 35 Surname might be Ailern, Ailem. Also, the sex of this child was not indicated in the original document. 44 This child was listed as female in the original document. CITATION Ancestry.com, 1900 U.S. Federal Census, New York State, Erie County City of Buffalo, 24th Ward SD 17, ED 204, Sheet 7; Image 13 of 28.
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