1883 Pensioners – Colusa County, California

List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883 – Giving the Name of Each Pensioner, the Cause for Which Pensioned, the Post-Office Address, and the Date of Original Allowance, United States Pension Bureau Senate – Executive Document 84, Parts 1-5.

This list is taken from the official Pension Roll of 1883, the major genealogical source for Civil War and War of 1812 pensioners. Pensioners are listed by post office address, and in no apparent order after that.

No. of
Last name
of pensioner
First name
of pensioner
Cause for which pensionedMonthly
Date of
155503NewmanJoseph W. G.Arbuckleg.s.w.r. foot$2.00Sept. 1878
178142CranchSylvesterButte Cityw.r.hip4.00Oct. 1880
36359BowerJohnColusaw.l.shoul.5.33 1/3Jan. 1865
7825FarrisJordandosurv. 18128.00Nov. 1871
15542CooperStephendodo8.00Apr. 1872
126704StrassWm. H.Elk Creekw. both legs4.00
89836WhitcombHorace V.dorheum. both shoul.4.00
22645DavisArgentdowidow 18128.00Apr. 1879
2614FornsworthJudaGrand Islanddo8.00May 1872
22177StantonClarissadodo8.00Apr. 1879
186042BlackElizaOlimpomother8.00Nov. 1879
49956DillmanAlfredOrlandg.s.w.r. breast8.00Feb. 1873
112634DillmanWm. V.dog.s.w.l. hand4.00Aug. 1871
126178PhilbrookWm. B.dog.s.w.r. thigh8.00Dec. 1873
127598McEuespyJames B.dosh. w. l. leg above knee8.00Apr. 1874
147673MerrillAbbottdog.s.w.l. thigh4.00Aug. 1877
15582PersonsThomas B.Sulphur Creekg.s.w.l.arm4.00Aug. 1863
217205PotterAdelbert E.Sycamoreg.s.w.l.thigh4.00Aug. 1882
189866ClarkCommodore B.Williamschr. diarr.4.00June 1881
95150RickeyElizabethdowidow15.00May 1867
78672LoudJoshua D.Willowg.s.w.r.shoul.8.00Apr. 1875
72170De RogartHenry Vandog.s.w. both thighs5 33 1/3Oct. 1866
30174JenksIsaac S.dow. face18.00

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