Banks County, Georgia, Almshouse of Pauper Farm Residents, 1900

 

Extracted from the 1900 Federal Census, Banks County, Georgia, Berlin District

 

INMATES:

 

JORDAN, Thomas, White Male, born 1878, 28 years of age, Single, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

HANCOCK, Lucy, Black Female, born May, 1865, age 35, Single, born Georgia & Parents born South Carolina

 

HIGGINS, Jennie, White Female, born Oct., 1821, age 78, Single, born Georgia & Parents born South Carolina

 

HEAD, Rebecca, White Female, born 1876, age 24, Single, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

ABBOTT, Jane, White Female, born Jan., 1848, age 52, Widowed, 1 child born/1child living, born Georgia & Parents born South Carolina

 

WATSON, Jane E., White Female, born 1831, age 69, Single, born Georgia & Parents born North Carolina

 

SCISON, Collins, Black Male, 1821, born 1829, age 71, Widowed, born South Carolina & Parents born South Carolina

 

NORWOOD, James L., White Male, born July 1848, age 61, Married 20 years, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

 

SUPERVISOR OF THE ALMSHOUSE AND FAMILY:

 

WILSON, Albert , Head, White Male, born May 1854, age 41, Married 20 years, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

WILSON, Mary J., Wife,  White Female, born Oct., 1863, age 36, Married 20 years, 2 children born/2 living, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

WILSON, James A., Son, White Male, born Oct. 1881, age 18, Single, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

WILSON, Mandy E., Daughter, White Female, born Jan. 1884, age 16, Single, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

KESLER, Frances E., Mother In Law, White Female, born Nov. 1839, Widowed, 8 children born/6 living, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

NORWOOD, Sarah E., Mother, White Female, born 1840, Married 46 years, 4 children born/2 living, born Georgia & Parents born Georgia

 

 

Compiled 2005 by Jacqueline King