Erie County Poor House Ledgers, Volume 5. Register of Persons Received at the Erie County Alms House, October 1, 1871-October 1, 1873

Title

Erie County Poor House Ledgers, Volume 5. Register of Persons Received at the Erie County Alms House, October 1, 1871-October 1, 1873

Description

Includes name, age, nativity, gender, occupation, date of commitment and by whom, cause of commitment, death, date of discharge, notes about disposition, and number of days in the institution. Identifies individual as pauper, vagrant, insane, idiot, and orphan. In chronological order, no index

Date

1871-1873

Source

Erie County Poor House Ledgers

Publisher

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library (Publisher of digital)

Rights

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