DIRECTORY OF THE TOWN OF MINDEN

1869 -1870

Surnames Hi - S


From Gazetteer and Business Directory of Montgomery County, N.Y. 1869-70
published by Hamilton Child & Co., Syracuse, NY 1869

( post office addresses in parentheses )
Hix, Adam
(Fort Plain)
F. Hix & Sons
Hix, F. & Sons
(Fort Plain)
Franz, Adam and Frank H.J.; furniture manufs., River.
Hix, Frank H.J.
(Fort Plain)
F. Hix & Sons
Hix, Franz
(Fort Plain)
F. Hix &Sons
Hossen, Peter
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 8
Hockle, Joseph
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 3
Hoffman, Abram
(Fort Plain)
retired merchant and owner of western lands, Canal.
Hoffman, Chas. A.
(Fort Plain)
coal dealer and forwarder, Canal.
Hoodrich, Christopher
(Fort Plain)
farmer 13
Hopkins, M.B.
(Fort Plain)
Smith & Hopkins
Hordendorf, Wm.
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 4
Hotaling, Baron S.
(Fort Plain)
telegraph operator, A. & P. office
House, Abraham
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 128
House, Abram
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 25 cows, and farmer 128
House, Dewitt
(Fort Plain)
with Abraham
House, J.P.
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman and farmer leases
House, Peter H.
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 15
Houzen, Geo.
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 12
Hudson, John
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Hufnail, Christian
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 30
Hufnail, Christian
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 26
Hufnail, Geo.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 100
Hufnail, Martha Mrs.
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 12
Hufnail, Sylvester
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Hufnail, Wm.
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Hufnails, Geo.
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman and farmer 103
Hunkey, Christian
(Fort Plain)
farmer 30
Iffland, Paul
(Frey's Bush)
shoe maker
Johnson, G.W.
(Hallsville)
prop. Hallsville Grist Mill
Johnson, Hiram
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 1
Joyce, J.S.
(Mindenville)
laborer
Keeler, Nathaniel
(Mindenville)
resident
Keesler, Betsy Mrs.
(Fort Plain)
dairy and farmer 100
Keesler, David
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 25
Keesler, Peter
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 40
Keller, Jacob
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 98
Keller, John H.
(Minden)
carpenter and farmer 18
Keller, Solomon
(Fort Plain)
Keller & Ward
Keller & Walrath
(Fort Plain)
Walter Keller and James Walrath, merchant tailors and dealers in gents furnishing goods.
Keller, Walter
(Fort Plain)
Keller & Walrath
Keller & Ward
(Fort Plain)
Solomon Keller and Harvey C. Ward, staple and fancy dry goods, Main.
Kellogg, Dayton S.
(Fort Plain)
surgeon dentist and farmer 40, Main.
Kellogg, ___ Dr.
(Fort Plain)
dentist and farmer 50
Kelsey, Geo. C.
(Fort Plain)
saloon and restaurant, Canal.
Kelsey, Peter
(Fort Plain)
leases from R. Moyer, saw and plaster mill
Kerry, Andrew
(Mindenville)
farmer 7
Kevil, Henry
(Minden)
shoemaker
Keyser, John H.
(Mindenville)
farmer 60 and leases 50
Kinaman, Augustus
(Fort Plain)
Kinaman & Cosman
Kinaman & Cosman
(Fort Plain)
Augustus Kinaman and Henry Cosman, harness, saddles, &c., Canal.
King, ___
(Fort Plain)
Moyer & King
Klock, Archibald
(Fort Plain)
carpenter and farmer 5
Klock, Simeon
(Minden)
dairyman, 25 cows, and farmer 134
Kneeskern, John
(Minden)
dairyman, 26 cows, and farmer 120
Kneeskern, Polly
(Minden)
tailoress
Kollner, John
(Fort Plain)
Kollner & Williams
Kollner & Williams
(Fort Plain)
John Kollner and John Williams, blacksmiths and horse shoers, Canal.
Kretser, Fritz
(St. Johnsville)
farmer 14
Kyser, D.J.
(Mindenville)
canal man
Kyser, Ephraim
(St. Johnsville)
Freeman & Keyser
Kyser, J.H.
(Mindenville)
farmer 95
Lambert, John
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 90
Lambert, Moyer
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 150
Lampert, David
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 25 cows, and farmer leases 120
Lampert, John
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 90
Lampert, Moses
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 26 cows, and farmer 140
Landers, John
(Hallsville)
dairyman and farmer 156
Lansing, Robert C. Rev.
(Minden)
pastor Universalist Church
Lasher, Aaron
(Fort Plain)
blacksmith and carriage shop, corner Division and Center.
Lasher, John
(Fort Plain)
cheese box maker
Lasher, Samuel
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 140
Layhe, Daniel
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Lentner, Adam
(Fort Plain)
carpenter
Lentner, Robert P.
(Fort Plain)
carpenter
Lighthall, Geo.
(Hallsville)
farmer
Lighthall, Peter
(Hallsville)
dairyman and farmer 175
Lintner, Reuben
(Fort Plain)
farmer 39
Lintner, Wm.
(Fort Plain)
bill poster
Lintner, W.H.H.
(Fort Plain)
Gregory & Co.
Lipe, Adam
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 160
Lipe, Jacob I.
(Fort Plain)
with John E.
Lipe, John E.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 35 cows, and farmer 136
Lipe, Rufus
(Fort Plain)
china, glass and house furnishing goods, Main.
Liverance, William
(Fort Plain)
farmer 5
Lodwick, Martin
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Luft, Geo.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 11
Luft, Jacob
(Fort Plain)
shoemaker and farmer 16
Lynch, John H.
(Fort Plain)
house and sign painter, Canal.
Mabee, Albert G.
(Fort Plain)
Christian Y. Edwards & Co.
Mahaney, Daniel
(Fort Plain)
farmer 14
Mahanny, Michael
(Minden)
farmer 22
Mahoney, Dennis
(Hallsville)
dairyman and farmer 50
March, John
(Minden)
farmer 4
March, Josiah
(Minden)
dairyman and farmer 130
Markell, ___ Rev.
(Sprout Brook)
pastor of Lutheran Church
Marsh, Joseph
(Fort Plain)
tailor
Marshall, Thos.
(Fort Plain)
photographer, Main.
Martin, Nancy Mrs.
(St. Johnsville)
resident
Matthewson, Angell
(Fort Plain)
prop. Mohawk Valley Register and Fort Plain Journal
McAdams, Robert
(Minden)
cheese maker, Minden Cheese Manuf. Association
McKeon, John
(Fort Plain)
marble cutter
McKinsey, Geo.
(Minden)
blacksmith and farmer 14
Meyer, John
(Fort Plain)
miller for A.J. & J.R. Wagner
Miller, Chauncey
(Fort Plain)
daityman, 25 cows, and farmer 100
Miller, David
(Frey's Bush)
cheese maker and farmer 7
Miller, Harvey
(Minden)
resident
Miller, Jacob I.
(Fort Plain)
with Simeon, dairyman, 25 cows, and farmer 110
Miller, James
(Fort Plain)
carpenter and joiner
Miller, Jonas
(Minden)
dairyman and farmer 142
Miller, Peter P.
(Minden)
farmer 14
Miller, Robert
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 100
Miller, Simeon
(Fort Plain)
with Jacob I., dairyman, 25 cows, and farmer 110
Minden Cheese Manuf. Association
(Minden)
capital $5,000, 600 cows, Robert McAdams, maker
Minden Gas Light Co.
(Fort Plain)
W. Clark, president; Andrew Dunn, secretary and treasurer, Canal.
Mohawk Valley Register and Fort Plain Journal
(Fort Plain)
Angell Matthewson, prop.
Montgomery Hall
(Fort Plain)
corner Canal and Mohawk, Luke A. Taylor, prop.
Moose, Ernst
(Fort Plain)
farmer 20
Morrell, Chas.
(Fort Plain)
canal store, Fort Plain Lock
Morrison, Wm. E.
(Fort Plain)
A.M.U. Express agent
Mose, A.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 20
Mower, Eph
(Sprout Brook)
carpenter
Mower, L.
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 2
Mower, Lewis
(Frey's Bush)
carpenter and joiner
Moyer, Abram A.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 107
Moyer, A.H.
(Fort Plain)
retired farmer
Moyer, Chauncy L.
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman and farmer 102
Moyer, C.L.
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman and farmer 185
Moyer, Daniel
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 30 cows, hop raiser and farmer 110
Moyer & Elwood
(Fort Plain)
John Moyer and C.W. Elwood, boots, shoes, hats, caps, trunks, valises, &c., Canal.
Moyer, Ezra
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 60
Moyer, Geo.
(Minden)
farmer 75
Moyer, Jacob A.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 120
Moyer, Jacob H.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 111
Moyer, J.F.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 155
Moyer, John
(Fort Plain)
Moyer & Elwood
Moyer & King
(Fort Plain)

Moyer, Marcy
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 90
Moyer, Peter
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman, 22 cows, and farmer 110
Moyer, Peter C.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 70
Moyer, Peter D.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 25 cows, hop raiser and farmer 116
Moyer, Robert E.
(Fort Plain)
general trader and dealer in horses, Center.
Moyer, Spaulding
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 125
Moyer, Sylvester
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 128
Mulderrick, Patrick
(Fort Plain)
farmer 1 1/2
National Fort Plain Bank
(Fort Plain)
W. A. Haslett, president; J.S. Shearer, cashier
Nellis, Geo. G.
(Fort Plain)
lumber dealer, yards and office on Canal, opposite P.J. Wagner's, and officer corner Canal and River.
Nellis, George H.
(Fort Plain)
with Henry H., dairyman and farmer 200
Nellis, Henry G.
(Fort Plain)
retired farmer
Nellis Henry H.
(Fort Plain)
with George H., dairyman and farmer 200
Nestell, Jonas
(Fort Plain)
confectioner and grocer
Nestle, Henry
(Frey's Bush)
laborer
Nestle, Margaret Mrs.
(Frey's Bush)
resident
Nestle, ___ Mrs.
(Fort Plain)
resident
Newton, Margaret Mrs.
(Sprout Brook)
resident
Norton, Daniel O.
(Fort Plain)
S. Norton & Co.
Norton, S. & Co.
(Fort Plain)
Solomon, Daniel O. and Solomon A. Norton, groceries and provisions, Canal.
Norton, Solomon
(Fort Plain)
S. Norton & Co.
Norton, Solomon A.
(Fort Plain)
S. Norton & Co.
O'Brien, John
(Hallsville)
farmer 9
O'Brien, Michael
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 86
O'Connor, Geo.
(Fort Plain)
shoe maker, Division.
O'Neil, Henry
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 15
Ough, Cyrus
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 3
Ough, Menzo
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer leases 120
Owens, ___ Mrs.
(Mindenville)
resident
Palmer, V.
(Fort Plain)
traveling agent Shipman Spring & Axle Co.
Pattin, Robert
(Fort Plain)
boots, shoes, hats, caps and trunks, Canal.
Peasley, Jacob
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman and farmer 106
Peck, Conrad
(Fort Plain)
blacksmith
Philips, John
(Fort Plain)
carpenter and joiner
Phillips, Winchell
(Fort Plain)
brewer and butcher
Pickard, Abram
(Hallsville)
retired farmer
Pickard, Asa
(Fort Plain)
blacksmith
Pickard, J.A.
(Hallsville)
carpenter and joiner
Pickard, Jacob
(Hallsville)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 110
Pickard, Martin A.
(Fort Plain)
Brookman & Pickard, teacher
Plank, Getty Mrs.
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 17
Plank, Jacob Mrs.
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 15
Plank, Rufus
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 33
Platts, Henry
(Sprout Brook)
constable and farmer 47
Pollock, Irvin
(Fort Plain)
farmer
Pollock, James
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 100
Pomroy, John
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 40
Potter, Bradford
(Fort Plain)
with Uriah
Potter, Darwin
(Fort Plain)
allo. physician and surgeon, Webster.
Potter, Moulton
(Fort Plain)
with Uriah
Potter, Uriah
(Fort Plain)
allo. physician and surgeon, Webster.
Powell, Orville
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 125
Price, Josiah
(Sprout Brook)
stock raiser and farmer 125
Quackenbush, Abram I.
(Fort Plain)
bakery, Main.
Quackenbush, Helen M.
(Fort Plain)
bakery, Main.
Quackenbush, Henry
(St. Johnsville)
with John and Sanford, farmer 120
Quackenbush, John
(St. Johnsville)
with Henry and Sanford, farmer 120
Quackenbush, Sanford
(St. Johnsville)
with John and Henry, farmer 120
Ransom, Samuel
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Reed & Hackney
(Fort Plain)
Menzo C. Reed and D.G. Hackney, groceries, provisions, hops, cheese, flour and wool, Canal.
Reed, Menzo C.
(Fort Plain)
Reed & Hackney
Reid, Darwin E. & Son
(Fort Plain)
Wm. C., dealers in brandies, gins, wine and whiskies, Canal.
Reid, John E.
(Fort Plain)
H.E. Williams & Co.
Reid, Wm. C.
(Fort Plain)
Darwin E. Reid & Son
Richardson, Sumner
(Mindenville)
laborer
Rickard, Wm.
(Minden)
laborer
Ripple, Nelson
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman and farmer 106
Ripple, Samuel
(Frey's Bush)
dairyman, 15 cows, and farmer 136
Rode, Augustus
(Fort Plain)
farmer 10 1/2
Rode, Frederick
(Fort Plain)
tobacconist, Main.
Roof, Josiah
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 270
Roof, Josiah
(Frey's Bush)
farmer 125
Rue, Stephen D.
(Fort Plain)
deputy sheriff
Sanders, Henry C.
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 165
Sanders, Henry S.
(Minden)
general merchant
Sanders, Jacob
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 145
Sanders, Jacob H.
(Hallsville)
farmer leases 156
Seaman, Hiram M.
(Fort Plain)
carriage trimmer, Canal.
Seeber, Delos
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman and farmer 149
Seeber, Fred.
(Mindenville)
shoemaker and farmer 3
Selwood, Richard
(Fort Plain)
marble works, Canal.
Service, William H.
(Mindenville)
post master and canal store
Shaffer, Henry
(Fort Plain)
farmer 3
Shall, David
(Minden)
cooper and post master
Shearer, J.S.
(Fort Plain)
cashier Fort Plain National Bank and treasurer Shipiman Spring & Axle Co.
Shearer, R.H. & Co.
(Fort Plain)
A.M. Fake and G.B. Cook, dry goods, Canal.
Sherwood, John
(Fort Plain)
farmer 6
Shipman, J.W.
(Fort Plain)
general superintendent Shipiman Spring & Axle Co.
Shipman Spring & Axle Co.
(Fort Plain)
H.E. Williams, president; W. Clark, vice president; J.S. Shearer, treasurer; J.W. Shipman, general superintendent; V. Palmer, traveling agent
Shipps, E.H.
(Fort Plain)
W.U. telegraph operator, Main.
Shults, Dewitt C.
(Fort Plain)
justice of the peace, assistant revenue assessor, and attorney and counselor at law, Main.
Simmons, Peter
(Mindenville)
laborer
Simms, Jeptha R.
(Fort Plain)
dealer in books, periodicals, stationery, &c., antiquarian and author of History of Schoharie Co. and Border Wars of New York, Canal.
Sittes, Michael
(Frey's Bush)
laborer
Sitts, Geo.
(Fort Plain)
carpenter
Sitts, Levi
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 66
Sitts, Michael
(Fort Plain)
laborer and farmer 2
Sitts, Peter H.
(Fort Plain)
carpenter nad blacksmith
Smith, Andrew
(Minden)
farmer 35
Smith, Benj.
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Smith, Charles
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 28
Smith, F.M.
(Fort Plain)
Smith & Hopkins
Smith, Francis
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Smith, Garret
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 3
Smith, Henry
(Fort Plain)
carpenter
Smith, Henry
(Sprout Brook)
farmer leases 100
Smith & Hopkins
(Sprout Brook)
F.M. Smith and M.B. Hopkins, auctioneers and commission merchants, office with O.O. Austin
Smith, Isaiah
(St. Johnsville)
with Samuel
Smith, J. Cooper
(Fort Plain)
farmer leases 122
Smith, John
(Hallsville)
with Robert, dairyman, 50 cows, and farmer 223
Smith, Joseph
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 100
Smith, Kate
(Fort Plain)
milliner
Smith, Levi
(Sprout Brook)
farmer 6
Smith, Moses
(Hallsville)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 118
Smith, Moses
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Smith, Peter
(Sprout Brook)
laborer
Smith, Robert
(Hallsville)
with John, dairyman, 50 cows, and farmer 223
Smith, Robert
(Fort Plain)
Fritcher & Smith
Smith, Samuel F.
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 200
Smith, Susan Mrs.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 27
Sneck, Frederick E.
(Hallsville)
blacksmith
Sneck, Geo.
(Hallsville)
retired farmer
Sneck, Jacob
(Fort Plain)
constable and prop. saloon and restaurant, Main.
Sneck, John
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Snell, Abram
(Minden)
with James, dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 106
Snell, Alonzo
(Fort Plain)
carpenter and joiner
Snell, Chas.
(Fort Plain)
with Orville, dairyman and farmer 225
Snell, Hiram
(Mindenville)
canal grocery, justice of the peace and farmer 5
Snell, Jacob D.
(Fort Plain)
constable
Snell, James
(Minden)
with Abram, dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 106
Snell, John
(Fort Plain)
broom manuf.
Snell, J.O.
(Fort Plain)
staple and fancy dry goods, Main.
Snell, Levi
(St. Johnsville)
dairyman and farmer 250
Snell, Orville
(Fort Plain)
with Chas., dairyman and farmer 225
Snyder, Abin
(Hallsville)
laborer
Snyder, Albert
(Sprout Brook)
with Peter W., farmer
Snyder, Benjamin
(Fort Plain)
farmer 5
Snyder, Christian
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer leases 188
Snyder, Jacob Mrs.
(Hallsville)
dairy, 30 cows, and farmer 14
Snyder, J.
(Frey's Bush)
laborer
Snyder, Jerome
(Fort Plain)
stone mason, Wagner.
Snyder, Peter W.
(Sprout Brook)
dairyman, 20 cows, and farmer 145
Souger, Chas.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 18
Souger, Peter
(Fort Plain)
farmer 12
Sparks, Cyrus & Co.
(Fort Plain)
Josiah, blacksmiths, Canal.
Sparks, Isaac
(Fort Plain)
stone quarry and farmer 30
Sparks, Josiah
(Fort Plain)
Cyrus Sparks & Co.
Sparks, Menzo
(Fort Plain)
laborer
Sparks, Nathan
(Fort Plain)
farmer
Sponable, David
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 97
Sponable, Henry P.
(Fort Plain)
dairyman, 30 cows, and farmer 134
Steele, Stephen
(Frey's Bush)
cooper
Stichel, Frederick
(Fort Plain)
carriage maker, Canal.
Sticht Bros.
(Fort Plain)
Peter G. and Henry C., boots and shoes, Main.
Sticht, Henry C.
(Fort Plain)
Sticht Bros.
Sticht, Peter G.
(Fort Plain)
Sticht Bros.
Stone, Wm. R.
(Hallsville)
dairyman, 50 cows, and farmer leases 270
Stonehouse, John
(Fort Plain)
dairyman and farmer 80
Straitmire, Ernst
(Fort Plain)
farmer 10
Stripe, Fred.
(Fort Plain)
shoemaker
Stripe, Fred.
(Fort Plain)
farmer 3 1/2
Surnear, Garret
(Fort Plain)
Green & Surnear

1869 Minden Directory, Surnames T - Z




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