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 1871 Great Register of Fresno County
(Madera Precincts)

"Great Register of Fresno County, California – Showing all Legal Voters from the Passage of the Registry Act in 1866 to the Eighteenth Day of July, A. D. 1871." Published by order of the Board of Supervisors, pursuant to the Registry Act. Harry Dixon, County Clerk. Including 1871 supplement. (Millerton: Fresno Expositor Book and Job Printing Office, 1871); plus "List of the Names and Registration of the Domiciled Inhabitants of the County of Fresno, Copied from the Great Register of Fresno County, In Pursuance of the Provisions of the Political Code," By Harry Dixon, County Clerk (Fresno Expositor, 1872)

Madera Precincts extracted. [LDS Film #0976461]

Birthplace = A, American, or F, Foreign born. Note: if age, birthplace, and occupation is missing, the person did not appear in the 1872 update.  Changed residence in 1872 = (town).

For the location of the Local Residence see the Madera County Gazetteer.

Name Age Birthplace Occupation Local Residence Date of Oath
Abie, Henry Christian William 56 Germany Carpenter Fine Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Addley, John 32 England Vaquero Buchanan Hollow 1868, Sept 30
Alexander Charles Graham   A   Arcola 1871, May 16
Allen, George Henry 36 AL Miner Buchanan City 1867, Aug 5
Allen, Newton, Fuqua 24 AL Farmer Arcola 1871, July 17
Allen, Pope 28 MO Stock Raiser Jones’ Store 1871, Sept 1
Allen, Reese Bowen 50 VA Stock Raiser Arcola 1871, May 6
Appling, Peter Crawford 45 GA Farmer Chowchilla 1867, July 31
Appling, Robert Allston 43 GA Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 20
Arnold, Benjamin Tolbert 40 KY Laborer Jones’ Store 1869, June 29
Ault, John Milton 36 PA Blacksmith Chowchilla 1867, Apr 13
Barclay, Thomas Stephens   A   Hildreth’s  1867, June 20
Bass, Joel 41 MA Carpenter Crane Valley 1871, June 2
Bayhan, Dennis   A   Jones’ Store 1871, Feb 11
Becker, John 39 Baden Rancher Buchanan Hollow 1868, Oct 2
Bennett, Stephen Dudley   A   Chowchilla 1867, June 20
Besore, John Potter 38 OH Lumberman Crane Valley 1867, Apr 1
Bethel, James Harvey 33 MO Miner Fine Gold Gulch 1867, Mar 4
Bickford, George Washington 24 NY Shepherd Jones’ Store 1871, July 14
Bodoin, Charles Abraham 35 NY Miner Jones’ Store 1868, Oct 9
Bondurant, Jesse Howell 56 VA Miner Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 18
Borden, Joseph Jr. 39 NC Farmer Arcola 1869, June 22
Borden, Joseph Sr. 65 NC Physician Arcola 1871, Aug 18
Bounds, Alkanah 42 IN Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Bourland, William Wells 44 TN Farmer Besore’s  1871, July 17
Boutwell, Bedford Stephen 31 AR Teamster Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Bowen , Joseph 33 TN Miner Buchanan City 1871, July 19
Bowlia, John Spellman 42 KY Teamster Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Bradley, Anthony 42 Ireland Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1868, Sept 24
Bramlet, Bluford 33 IL Laborer Buchanan Hollow 1872, Sept 23
Bramlet, Reuben Henderson 26 IL Farmer Fresno Flats 1871, Aug 7
Brereton, Daniel 35 PA Miner Buchanan Hollow 1867, Oct 3
Brown, John Jr. 42 NJ Lumberman Crane Valley 1867, Apr 22
Brown, Joseph 49 Prussia Farmer Buchanan Hollow 1868, Oct 2
Bullock, Archibald Cameron   A   Buchanan 1867, June 20
Burns, Joseph 34 SC Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1866, Aug 21
Busby, David Tinsley 32 KY Miner Crane Valley 1868, July 1
Busby, John William 26 MO Farmer Crane Valley 1871, May 30
Butzke, William   F   Jones’ Store 1871, July 14
Carter, Ephraim Cutter   A   Chowchilla 1867, Oct 12
Carter, George Putnam   A   Buchanan 1867, June 20
Carter, Preston Samuel   A   Buchanan 1867, Apr 30
Chambers, John Hughes - SC Miner Buchanan Hollow 1868, Aug 1
Clapp, William 22 MA Farmer Buchanan Hollow 1871, July 26
Clark, Angus Marion 35 MS Miner Buchanan Hollow 1867, Oct 3
Colemore, John Peter 36 Sweden Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 21
Collins, James 45 Sweden Stock Raiser Fine Gold Gulch 1869, June 21
Conn, Harvey Doak   A   Jones’ Store 1868, Oct 5
Cooper, Jackson Alvatus   A   Crane Valley 1867, Aug 13
Cottrell, Richard 40 AL Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 29
Craig, John   F   Buchanan 1868, Sept 24
Cramer, Francis   F   Buchanan 1867, Aug 3
Crooks, William Henry 32 NY Farmer Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Croucher, William 46 RI Miner Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Cunningham, Andrew Gilman 23 IN Teamster Coarse Gold Gulch 1868, Oct 31
Dailey, Henry 21 GA Herder Arcola 1871, Aug 12
Dale, James 55 TN Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, Aug 2
Daulton, Henry Clay 37 KY Farmer Township #1 1866, Aug 13
DeMoss, John 21 IL Farmer Besore’s 1871, July 26
Dennett, William Bibb 29 AL Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Dennis, Edward 37 IN Laborer Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Dennis, Franklin 38 MO Miner Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Dennis, Samuel 39 TN Grocer Buchanan Hollow 1867, June 20
DesLandres, Louis David Augustus 48 France Expressman Arcola 1871, July 28
Dixon, Edward Turner   A   Arcola 1871, Apr 1
Dixon, Harry St. John 25 MS Attorney Arcola 1869, June 4
Dixon, James Phillips   A   Arcola 1869, June 22
Dixon, Richard L.   A   Arcola 1871, June 12
Dodds, James Floyd - GA Miner Buchanan Hollow 1867, Mar 28
Dougherty, Michael   F   Coarse Gold Gulch 1868, Oct 14
Drummond, Peter Godolphin 35 MS Distiller Coarse Gold Gulch 1871, Aug 13
Dunlap, John Wiley 36 MO Teamster Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, Jan 29
Dunlap, Thomas Jefferson 38 MO Teamster Township #1 1866, Nov 16
England, John Daniel 35 TN Farmer Arcola ? 1869, Aug 7
Evans, Thomas Charles 22 Wales Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Sept 1
Evins, Robert Hamilton 23 AL Farmer Arcola 1868, Oct 3
Faber, James Edward 24 OH Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Faust, Christian 38 Germany Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 17
Fiebush, Marcus   F   Buchanan 1866, July 24
Fisher, Erasmus Pond 44 MA Farmer Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 19
Flippin, Lucian Mays 27 VA Farmer Jones’ Store 1871, Apr 19
Fontaine, John Beall 22 AL Farmer Arcola 1871, Aug 2
Fox, John 54 Ireland Shepherd Jones’ Store 1868, Sept 22
Frakes, Samuel H. F. 35 MO Stock Raiser Chowchilla 1867, July 31
French, Martin Marven 29 OH Engineer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, July 22
Fuqua, John Aaron 33 MO Farmer Arcola 1871, Mar 16
Garner, Henry Jasper   A   Chowchilla 1867, June 20
Geseke, Henry 44 Germany Miner Buchanan Hollow 1871, July 19
Grace, Patrick 37 Ireland Miner Buchanan Hollow 1869, June 25
Green, Avery 31 IL Farmer Fresno Flat 1871, July 25
Green, Evans 43 IL Farmer Fresno Flat 1871, July 26
Green, George 39 NC Teamster Crane Valley 1867, Feb 5
Green, Robert Lynn 52 TN Farmer Fresno Flat 1871, July 25
Grossman, Henry Frederic 29 Prussia Grocer Jones’ Store 1871, June 23
Hall, Ezekiel 22 GA Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Hampton, William Robert   A   Jones’ Store 1867, July 8
Harbert, Nathaniel 49 VA Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1871, Sept 4
Harschfield, Lemuel 42 KY Teamster Crane Valley 1867, Mar 28
Head, Caleb 46 MO Laborer Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Heath, John  41 England Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Hebert, Louis 44 France Laborer Buchanan Hollow 1867, July 9
Hedecker, William 56 Germany Miner Buchanan City 1867, May 31
Hely, Georges 40 Ireland Farmer Arcola 1871, Mar 30
Hely, Henry 34 Ireland Farmer Arcola 1871, Mar 16
Hensley, Abraham Henry 22 MO Laborer Buchanan Hollow 1871, Aug 24
Hensley, John Jackson 51 MO Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 20
Hightower, Thomas Jefferson 26 AR Laborer Jones’ Store 1869, Oct 20
Hill, William Richard 33 AR Miner Crane Valley 1867, Mar 28
Hogan, Samuel Lane 35 MO Farmer Upper Chowchilla 1867, Oct 12
Hogue, John 21 IL Farmer Crane Valley 1871, May 31
Holmes, Samuel Ashe 37 NC Farmer Arcola (Election Dist. No. 1) 1868, Sept 10
Hoskins, John Gatewood 47 KY Farmer Crane Valley 1871, Mar 16
Hoss, Archibald Blackburn 40 TN Miner Fine Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
House, John 24 MS Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Huger, Lynch Preolean 23 SC Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Jeffers, William Huston 38 SC Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1869, July 1
Johnson, Alexander Cameron   A   Buchanan 1869, June 25
Jones, Sampson McDaniel 32 PA Miner Chowchilla 1867, June 20
Jones, Thomas 36 England Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, June 18
Kelly, Dennis 36 Ireland Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 23
Kimball, Henry Stoke 41 PA Miner Besore’s 1869, Sept 1
King, Samuel Aiken 32  DE Clerk Buchanan Hollow 1872, Sept 25
Kinnie, George Oakley 48 Canada Herder Jones’ Store 1871, June 30
Kinsman, Joseph Masters 39 MA Miner Fine Gold Gulch 1867, June 13
Kinsman, Oliver Allen 37 MA Miner Fine Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Lambert, Jacob   F   Arcola 1869, Oct 1
Landrum, James Harvey   A   Arcola 1871, May 16
Lane, Joseph Parker (or Porter) 42 NC Ranchero Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Leiber, John Gustus 35 Germany Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Lewis, John   A   Crane Valley 1867, June 18
Lewis, Jonathan 36 NC Farmer Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Lindsay, Charter 21 NY Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 24
Lockett, Hiram McGready 32 KY Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, July 22
Mace, Russell Perry 46 MA Miner Fine Gold Gulch 1866, Aug 11
Markley, Jeremiah Michael   A   Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Marks, Christian 32 Switzerland Butcher Buchanan Hollow 1868, Sept 24
Marriot, Henry   A   Arcola 1869, June 22
Marshall, William Burns 37 IN Miner Besore’s 1871, July 26
Martin, Joel 24 IN Farmer Arcola 1869, Aug 21
Martin, William Bur 23 GA Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 24
McCann, John Joseph 23 Ireland Miner Buchanan 1868, Oct 8
McCullough, George 43 PA Lumberman Crane Valley 1867, Jan 29
McDonald, Andrew Jackson 38 GA Farmer Arcola 1869, Sept 25
McKenzie, David Ross 37 Scotland Miner Buchanan Hollow 1867, Sept 20
Merivether, Francis Thornton   A   Arcola 1871, June 12
Merrifield, Samuel Brown 37 KY Farmer Buchanan City 1871, May 30
Merydeth, John Monteville 46 NC Laborer Buchanan City 1867, June 20
Miller, Charles 51 Germany Baker Buchanan 1868, Oct 27
Miller, Richard Thomas 30 NC Clerk Jones’ Store 1871, Apr 7
Millo, Antonio Lial 44 Portugal Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1871, Mar 9
Minturn, Jonas 52 NY Farmer Chowchilla 1871, May 24
Minturn, Rowland Robinson 26 SC Farmer Chowchilla 1871, May 24
Mordicai, George Washington 25 VA Famrer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 21
Morris, Henry 31 AR Miner Buchanan Hollow 1867, Aug 5
Moss, John   A   Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 15
Mounce, Absalom 29 I(L Stock Raiser Chowchilla 1867, June 29
Mudget, Elvin 35 MI Farmer Buchanan Hollow 1867, June 20
Mun, John W. 28 IL Miner Buchanan 1866, June 13
Nichols, John Robert 42 IL Farmer Chowchilla 1867, May 30
Noble, John 40 France Teamster Buchanan Hollow 1871, Apr 25
Noonan, Michael 24 Ireland Teamster Buchanan (Centerville) 1871, July 25
Norris, Smith   A   Arcola 1869, Aug 17
Overton, Ambrose Alonzo   F   Chowchilla 1871, Apr 3
Palmer, Jay Rion   A   Buchanan 1867, June 21
Parsley, Richard 48 TN Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 21
Patterson, Elisha Hamblin 31 GA Carpenter Arcola 1871, May 16
Patterson, Robert Allen 30 AL Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 23
Pattison, Henry - England Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Sept 1
Pearl, Edward Harvey 23 KY Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 24
Phillips, Theodore 30 IN Merchant Buchanan City 1867, May 20
Phillips, Theodore   A   Buchanan 1867, June 21
Pickens, John Henderson 27 AL Farmer Arcola 1871, May 16
Pickett, Walter Jones 21 NC Farmer Arcola 1869, Aug 9
Pipkins, Stephen Wesley 55 GA Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Plank, Jacob Hayes 22 PA Carpenter Arcola 1869, Aug 9
Plasket, William Lucas   A   Buchanan 1867, June 21
Plaskett, Byron Gianavil   A   Buchanan 1867, June 29
Plaskett, Leonidas Hamlin 21 IA Farmer Crane Valley 1871, July 26
Rea, David Baxter 33 NC Attorney-at-law Buchanan 1869, July 10
Rea, David Lee   A   Crane Valley 1871, July 23
Rea, Jonathan 46 NC Farmer Chowchilla 1867, Apr 9
Reading, Cornelius Atwood 48 KY Farmer Arcola (Election Dist. No. 1) 1868, Sept 10
Reading, Henry Atwood (or Harry) 21 TN Farmer Arcola 1871, May 12
Reed, James Burnsides   A   Chowchilla 1866, Aug 29
Reed, Stephen Baden   A   Crane Valley 1867, Mar 4
Reed, William O’Neal 21 TX Stock Raiser Crane Valley 1868, Aug 17
Reedy, William   A   Buchanan 1867, June 21
Reese, Robert Desha 37 TN Miner Buchanan Hollow 1868, Sept 30
Reynolds, Solomon Selick   A   Chowchilla 1866, July 31
Rich, Thomas Wilson 37 IN Hog Raiser Arcola (Election Dist. No 1) 1868, Sept 24
Roberts, Cornelius 32 TN Farmer Buchanan 1871, July 23
Robinson, John (or Roberson) 64 Sweden Sheep Raiser Jones’ Store 1869, July 6
Rogerson, Thomas - Ireland Miner Coarse Gold Gulch 1868, Oct 14
Ross, Jesse Blakey 33 MO Miner Crane Valley 1867, Mar 26
Ross, William Ephraim 23 IN Farmer Crane Valley 1871, Aug 30
Sawyer, Joslin James 36 NY Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, Aug 26
Schroeder, Julius Gustave 44 Saxony Shepherd Chowchilla 1867, June 13
Seymour, Wright 54 NY Farmer Arcola  1869, Aug 7
Shannon, John P. 44 GA Shepherd Jones’ Store 1871, June 12
Sharp, Lewis 54 NY Farmer Fresno Flats 1871, Apr 16
Sharp, Lewis Orion 28 DE Farmer Buchanan Hollow 1871, June 12
Sharpton, George 36 TN Farmer Crane Valley 1867, Mar 4
Shaw, Theodore Sanders   A   Buchanan 1871, Apr 4
Shulte, Francis 21 OH Farmer Arcola 1869, Aug 12
Simonton, Charles 24 ME Farmer Arcola 1871, July 26
Sledge, Levin Alexander 46 AL Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Smiley, George Washington 46 PA Farmer Buchanan 1868, Oct 3
Smith, Louis Herman Paul 38 Germany Trader Buchanan Hollow 1867, Apr 9
Speckeman, William 42 NY Farmer Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Staney, Peter Garland (or Gailard) 46 AL Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 22
Stevens, Timothy (or John) 33 VT Farmer Chowchilla 1871, May 24
Stewart, John 33 PA Farmer Jones’ Store 1871, June 30
Storer, William   A   Buchanan 1871, Aug 14
Stroembeck, Thure Theodore 37 Sweden Farmer Coarse Gold Gulch 1867, May 28
Stuart, Cornelius   F   Buchanan 1867, May 30
Sumers, Francis 46 NY Miner Chowchilla 1867, June 21
Thomas, Isaac Porter 42 TN Farmer Chowchilla 1867, July 31
Thompson, James Washington 22 IL Laborer Jones’ Store 1871, Sept 1
Thornsberry, Seth Barton Campbell 37 KY Farmer Chowchilla 1867, May 30
Trabucco, John (or Joseph) 25 Italy Teamster Buchannan 1871, July 19
Trenary, Prior 35 IN Lumberman Crane Valley 1867, Mar 4
Trubucco, Louis (or Luize) 21 Italy Rancher Coarse Gold Gulch 1871, Aug 28
VanValkenberg, John Adams 36 NY Farmer Buchanan Hollow 1867, June 21
Vasche, Joseph 43 Germany Stock Raiser Chowchilla 1869, June 24
Vaughn, Patrick Wivas 35 MO Vaquero Chowchilla 1871, Aug 11
Veck, Elisha   A   Crane Valley 1869, July 3
Vignoll, Angelo 35 Italy Stock Raiser Chowchill 1871, Sept 4
Wagner, Joseph 33 Germany Stonecutter Chowchilla 1866, Aug 29
Walker, Charles Franklin 36 MO Farmer Fine Gold Gulch 1867, Feb 21
Walker, James Null 37 MO Farmer Fine Gold Gulch 1866, Aug 4
Ward, Isaac Newton 40 VA Farmer Fresno Flats 1871, May 16
Weber, John 53 Germany Shoemaker Buchanan Hollow 1867, May 31
White, Henry Jackson 41 MO Farmer Chowchilla 1866, July 21
White, John   A   Buchanan 1867, May 31
White, John Marshall 36 VA Clerk Jones’ Store 1871, Mar 6
Whitfield, Nathan Byron 33 AL Farmer Arcola (Alabama Settlement) 1869, June 23
Winkleman, George Thomas 48 PA Farmer Crane Valley 1871, May 16
Witt, Lorenzo Dow 34 TN Farmer Jones’ Store 1871, Aug 21
Wood, Samuel Hopkins 24 MO Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 21
Wood, Sterling Clark 54 KY Farmer Chowchilla 1867, June 21
Woods, Bennett Franklin 23 MO Farmer Buchanan 1868, Oct 10
Wyatt, Thomas Holcomb   A   Crane Valley 1867, May 18
Yancey, Charles Abraham 33 VA Farmer Buchanan (Millerton) 1867, Apr 6
Zollner, Antone Frank 38 Prussia Miner Buchanan 1871, July 26
Zuber, Early 49 AL Stock Raiser Crane Valley 1867, June 25
Last update: January 11, 2000
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