1884 Town Directory
Lowell, Orleans Co., Vermont
Transcribed from the Hamilton Child "Gazetteer" Published May 1887

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Aldrich Juliette S., (Lowell) off r 24, resident. 
Aldrich Wheelock B., (Lowell) off r 24, farmer 25. 
Alger B. Frank, (Lowell) r 22, farmer 40. 
Alger Hannah M., (Lowell) r 22, widow of Seth, owns farm 75. 
Anderson Calvin, (Lowell) allo. physician and surgeon. 
Aral Benjamin, (Lowell) r 19, farmer 50, wood land 200. 
Aseltine Albert A., (Lowell) clerk for D. E. & W. E. Curtis. 
Austin Burr J., (Lowell) manuf. tinware and dealer in hollowware. 
Austin Emory, (Lowell) r 16, carpenter, sugar orchard 400 trees, farmer 100. 
Bard Hannah, (Lowell) r 16, widow of John. 
Barnes Darius, (Lowell) r 1, farmer, leases of E. Burnham 100. 
Besaw George, (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 50. 
Besaw George, Jr., (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 50. 
Besaw Joseph, (Irasburgh) r 10, farmer 50. 
Blake A. John, (Lowell) r 20, dairy 12 cows, and farmer 200. 
Blanchard Timothy, (Lowell) r 25, farmer 50. 
Breheny John, (Lowell) off r 24, dairy 9 cows, and farmer 100. 
Brigham Levi, (Lowell) harnessmaker. 
Brown Hubert C., (Lowell) agent for stone and stump puller, owns h and lot. 
Brown James, (Lowell) starch manufacturer. 
Brown Rufus, (Lowell) r 31, farmer 30. 
Burgess David E., (Lowell) r 29, farmer 135. 
Burno Joseph, (Lowell) r 16, farmer 130. 
Campbell Alonzo, (Lowell) farm laborer, owns h and lot. 
Carpenter Ezra S., (Lowell) off r 24, farmer 75. 
Carroll Christopher, (Lowell) r 8, retired farmer. 
Carroll John F., (Lowell) r 8, farmer 100, and with W. F. Kirk 150. 
Chaffee William, (Lowell) off r 22, farmer 30. 
Chase Sherburn, (Lowell) r 12, farmer laborer. 
Coolbeth Henry, (Lowell) r 22½, farmer 20. 
Coolbeth Elvado S., (Lowell) r 31, dairy 12 cows, farmer 250. 
Cooledge, Edgar S., (Lowell) r 13, farmer, with E. A. 300 
Cooledge Edward B., (Lowell) r 21, prop. sawmill, and farmer 12. 
Cooledge Eugene A., (Lowell) r 21, farmer, with E. S. 300. 
Collins James, (Lowell) off r 31, dairy 12 cows, sugar orchard 200 trees, and farmer 324. 
Converse Oakley J., (Lowell) r 20, farmer, leases of F. Harding 100. 
Cox Clarence L., (Lowell) r 25 cor 22, works for Harding & Thayer, owns farm 20. 
Cox Lewis O., (Lowell) r 13, agent for Johnson & Allen's monuments, farmer 52. 
Crafts Ephraim, (Lowell) r 2, farmer 10. 
Crafts George W., (Lowell) r 16, agent for Lyndon Carriage Co., farm with A. P. Webster. 
Crawford Heman, (Lowell) r 31, farmer, leases of H. J. Cross 250. 
Cross Henry J., (Lowell) r 31, blacksmith, agent for J. Welch's plows and cultivators, and farmer 250. 
Cross Lewis L., (Lowell) r 31, blacksmith, and farmer, with Henry J. 
Currier Henry, (Albany) r 27, farmer, with Ira P. 
Currier Ira P., (Albany) r 27, farmer 100. 
Currier Jesse (Lowell) off r 10, laborer. 
Currier Joseph, (Lowell) off r 10, laborer. 
Currier William, (Lowell) off r 10, laborer. 
Curtis Asa, (Lowell) r 22, farmer 50. 
Curtis Don B., (Lowell) town clerk, and farmer 60. 
Curtis D. Eugene, (Boston, Mass.,) (D. E. & W. E. Curtis.) 
Curtis D. E. & W. E., (Lowell) (D. Eugene and W. Ernest,) general merchants, and dealers in readymade clothing. 
Curtis W. Ernest, (Lowell) (D. E. & W. E. Curtis,) postmaster. 
Dingman William S., (Lowell) r 15, cooper, and farmer 100. 
Dodge A. Jackson, (Lowell) r 13, dairy 10 cows, agent for Vermont Mutual Life Insurance Co., and farmer 150. 
Durivage Cyrus, (Lowell) r 17, farmer 50, wood land 100. 
Durivage Emory D., (Lowell) r 16, farmer 50. 
Durivage Ransom M., (Lowell) r 21, farmer 60. 
Dutton Francis, (Lowell) off r 30, farmer 50. 
Dwinell Lucia L., (Lowell) r 31, widow of Archibald. 
Dyer Michael, (Lowell) off r 27, farmer 100. 
Edwards James, (Lowell) off r 30, farmer 50. 
FARMAN CARLOS, (Lowell) r 14 cor 21, dairy 7 cows, sugar orchard 200 trees, and farmer 200. 
Farman David, (Lowell) r 25, farmer 54. (Died May 7, 1883.) 
Farman Freeman, (Westfield) r 8, dairy 12 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees and farmer 175, wild land 75. 
Farman Osmer, (Westfield) r 9, dairy 10 cows, farmer 75, wood land 125. 
Finnegan John, (Lowell) r 22, dairy 18 cows, and farmer 149. 
Fisher Charles W., (Irasburgh) r 10, (T. S., T. C. & C. W.) 
Fisher Thomas C., (Irasburgh) r 10, (T. S., T. C. & C. W.) 
Fisher Thomas S., (Irasburgh) r 10, (T. S., T. C. & C. W.) 
Fisher T. S., T. C. & C. W., (Irasburgh) r 10 cor 8, (Thomas S., Thomas C. and Charles W.,) dairy 24 cows, farmers 125, and wood land 75, 
Fleming Hannah, (Lowell) r 15, widow, farmer 25. 
FLEMING OSCAR S., (Lowell) r 15, town grand juror, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 800 trees, teamster, and farmer 200. 
Fleming Samuel O., (Lowell) r 18, farmer 100. 
Fletcher Albert, (Lowell) r 10, cooper, and farmer 50. 
Fletcher Erastus, (Lowell) r 10, farmer 100. 
Fletcher Harvey, (Lowell) r 10, farmer 50. 
Freeman Isaac, (Lowell) r 18, farmer 50. 
Gelo Thomas, (Lowell) r 25, farmer, leases of Andrew Richardson 100. 
Generus Edmond, (Lowell) r 25, blacksmith, and farmer 102. 
Glodget Peter, (Lowell) r 4, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 150 trees, and farmer 60. 
Goodridge Albert W., (Lowell) r 23, farm laborer. 
Goodridge Betsey C., (Lowell) r 23, tailoress. 
Goodridge Theodore S., (Lowell) r 21, farmer. 
Gower Alfred, (Lowell) laborer. 
Grant Eugene, (Lowell) cooper. 
Green Nathan, (Lowell) r 15¼, farmer 16. 
Green Anthony, (Lowell) r 15, farmer. 
GREENWOOD JACOB, (Lowell) off r 22, farmer 275. 
Hall Clarissa A., (Lowell) (Mrs. Bainbridge) dressmaker. 
Hall Mary, (Lowell) school teacher. 
Hall Mary H., (Lowell) off r 13, widow of Rev. Samuel R. 
Hall Samuel A., (Lowell) off r 13, surveyor, farmer 125, and in Brownington 70. 
HARDING ALPHEUS F., (Lowell) r 4, breeder of full blood Durham cattle, proprietor of stump and stone lifter, dairy 40 cows, and farmer 500. 
Harding Carlos B., (Lowell) r 14, (Harding & Thayer.) 
Harding Francis D., (Lowell) farmer 43. 
Harding Frank, (Lowell) r 20, farmer 100. 
Harding Mary, (Lowell) r 13, widow of Hiram L. 
Harding Laban S., (Lowell) r 13, farmer 100. 
Harding & Thayer, (Lowell) (Carlos B. H., and Lawrence E. T.,) proprietors tub factory, timber land 100. 
Hastings Roxana, (Lowell) r 20, widow of Timothy S. 
Heath Joseph, (Albany) carpenter and joiner, and farmer. 
Hines Dennis, (Lowell) r 20, (W. & D. Hines.) 
Hines Eli, (Lowell) r 4, laborer. 
Hines Eli, (Lowell) r 21, dairy 8 cows, and farmer, leases of W. Knapp 100. 
Hines Horace O., (Lowell) r 31, farmer. 
Hines Milo, (Lowell) r 31, dairy 8 cows, and farmer 100. 
Hines Wallington, (Lowell) r 20, (W. & D. Hines.) 
Hines W. & D., (Lowell) r 20, (Wallington and Dennis) dairy 12 cows, sugar orchard 600 trees, farmer 200. 
Hodgeman William, (Lowell) r 30, farmer 50, wild land 150. 
Hutchins Benjamin, (Lowell) off r 30, farmer 50. 
Hutchins Lyman, (Lowell) r 22, cooper, and farmer, leases of B. Davis h and lot. 
Hutchinson Marcella M., (Lowell) (Mrs. N. F.) owns h and 5 acres. 
HUTCHINSON NATHANIEL F., (Lowell) town auditor, farmer 142. 
Ingalls Lewis J., (Lowell) r 8, farmer 50. 
Janes Eliza, (Lowell) r 21, widow of Homer. 
Jerold Warner, (Lowell) r 20, farmer 20, wild land 180. 
JONES FRANK W., (Lowell) prop. of sash and blind factory. 
Jones Fred F., (Lowell) works in sash factory, owns h and lot. 
Jordan Leander, (Lowell) off r 24, mason and farmer 30. 
Kelty Michael, (Lowell) off r 15, dairy 8 cows, sugar orchard 250 trees, and farmer 100. 
Kempton Ephraim, (Lowell) r 21, farmer. 
Kennison Moses, (Irasburgh) off r 9, farmer 100, wild land 100. 
Kimball Fernando C., (Lowell) r 20, owns sawmill, and farmer. 
King Rufus Rev., (Lowell) r 13, pastor of Congregational church in Lowell and Westfield. 
Kinney Amasa B., (Westfield) r 8, farmer, leases of F. Furman, dairy 12 cows, farm 250. 
Kinney Edson, (Lowell) (Parker & Kinney.) 
Kinsley Rufus, (Lowell) r 14, dairy 17 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, and farmer 275. 
Kinsley William L., (Lowell) r 14, foreman in tub factory of Harding & Thayer, served as corporal in Co. H, 2d Vt. Vols. 
Kirk Elic G., (Lowell) r 10, farmer 85. 
Kirk William F., (Lowell) r , farmer with J. F. Carroll 150. 
KNAPP WILLIAM, (Lowell) r 31, retired farmer, aged 86. 
Labounty Flavia, (Lowell) off r 25, farmer 100, owns ½ of 200. 
Labounty John, (Lowell) off r 25, farmer 100. 
Labounty James F., (Lowell) off r 25, farmer 100. 
Labounty Joseph, (Lowell) off r 25, road surveyor, school committee, farmer, owns ½ of 200. 
Laclair Edgar, (Lowell) r 23, farmer 125. 
Laclair Lewis, (Lowell) r 24, farmer 100. 
Lambert David A., (Lowell) off r 24, (F. B. & D. A. Lambert.) 
Lambert F. B. & D. A., (Lowell) off r 24, (Frederick B. and David A.) farmers 100. 
Lambert Frederick B., (Lowell) off r 24, (F. B. & D. A. Lambert) 
Lane Edwin, (Lowell) off r 31, farmer. 
Laplant Edwin C., (Lowell) r 20, farmer 100. 
LAWRENCE JOHN, (Lowell) r 13, farmer 65. 
Leach DeForest A., (Lowell) r 19, dairy 18 cows, farmer 100, wood land 135. 
Lockwood Sextus, (Lowell) r 20, farmer 100. 
Lockwood Willis, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 100. 
Manard Darius, (Lowell) r 29, farmer 65. 
Martin Eleazer, (Lowell) r 22, carpenter and farmer 125. 
MARTIN NELSON, (Westfield) r 9, dairy 11 cows, farmer 70, wood land 100. 
McAlister James, (Lowell) r 15½, farmer 50. 
McAlister James A., (Lowell) r 15½, farmer 25. 
McAlister John, (Lowell) r 15½, farmer 125. 
McElroy John, (Lowell) r 3, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 100. 
McElroy William B., (Lowell) r 3, carpenter and joiner, farmer, with John. 
Metcalf Cyrus D., (Lowell) r 37, farmer 50. 
Mills Abby, (Lowell) r 13, widow of William A. 
Mills Alamando D., (Lowell) r 21, farmer 65. 
Mitchell Eleazer, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer 75. 
Mitchell Joseph, (Lowell) r 10, farmer 25. 
Morton Solomon, (Lowell) blacksmith. 
Mulligan Lawrence, (Lowell) r 1, farmer 50. 
Murphy Francis, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 100. 
Murphy Frank, (Lowell) r 27, farmer 50. 
Murphy Patrick, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 100. 
Murray James, (Lowell) r 1, farmer 50. 
Murray William, (Lowell) r 2, farmer 75. 
Newton Clinton H., (Lowell) r 29, farmer 100. 
Newton Daniel E., (Lowell) r 18, dairy 8 cows, and farmer 100. 
Newton Fred E., (Lowell) in village, farmer with Daniel E. 
Newton Oliver E., (Lowell) r 18, farmer 100. 
Page Parkhurst S., (Lowell) r 13, old resident. 
Paine Amasa, (Lowell) justice of peace, farmer 280, and wood land 125. 
Parker Harry B., (Lowell) (Parker & Kinney) farmer 200. 
Parker Polly, (Lowell) r 22½, widow of Nathan, farmer 224. 
Parker Valentine M., (Lowell) r 22½, butcher, and farmer, with Polly. 
Parker William S., (Lowell) r 10, farmer 50. 
Parker & Kinney, (Lowell) (Harry B. P. & Edson K.) manuf. of rough and finished lumber, wood land 200. 
Patterson Thomas, (Lowell) r 6, carpenter and joiner. 
Patterson William E., (Lowell) r 6, dairy 20 cows, breeder of grade Durham cattle, and farmer 200. 
Perkins Charles M., (Lowell) off r 12, dairy 11 cows, and farmer 100, wild land 25. 
PERKINS J. FRANK, (Lowell) r 8, dairy 11 cows, and farmer 100. 
Perkins Seth P., (Lowell) r 13, farmer, leases of F. W. Baldwin 140. 
Peronto Francis, (Lowell) r 19, farmer 50. 
Phelps Symonds F., (Albany) dairy 12 cows, dealer in sheep and cattle, farmer 375, and in Albany 52. 
PLACE RUFUS, (Lowell) r 10, farmer 100. 
Place Sanford, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer. 
Potter Silas, (Lowell) r 16, blind, resident. 
Powers Adelbert E., (Lowell) r 10, farmer 30, wood land 200. 
Powers Calvin, (Lowell) r 28, retired farmer. 
Powers Jerome B., (Lowell) r 16, farmer, with Joseph Burns 130. 
POWERS RICHMOND M., (Lowell) r 28, dairy 10 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, and farmer, leases of Calvin 150. 
QUINCY HENRY C., (Lowell) off r 25, dairy 8 cows, and farmer 55. 
Quincy William C., (Lowell) r 25, farmer 95. 
Ramsdell George M., (Lowell) money lender, and farmer. 
Revoir Abram, (Lowell) off r 27, farmer 100. 
Reynolds Giles, (Lowell) r 22, dairy 10 cows, farmer 213, and, in Chittenden Co. 80. 
RICHARDS G. FRANK, (Lowell) r 20, starch manuf., sugar orchard 1,000 trees, and farmer 140. 
Richardson Andrew, (Lowell) off r 4, dairy 21 cows, sugar orchard 600 trees, and farmer 180. 
Ricker John S., (Lowell) off r 24, farmer 100. 
Sanborn Frank H., (Lowell) r 23, dairy 19 cows, sugar orchard 600 trees, and farmer 200, wood lot 100. 
Sanborn Lanson O., (Lowell) r 23, farmer 125, lately gone to Dakota. 
Sanville Joseph, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer 50. 
Sanville Moses, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer 50. 
Sawyer Abel J., (Lowell) r 14, farm laborer. 
Sawyer Charles, (Lowell) r 18, farmer 100, wood lot 200. 
Sawyer Elbridge, (Lowell) off r 27, farmer 150. 
Sawyer Frank, (Lowell) retired farmer. 
Sawyer John, (Lowell) r 19, farmer 20, wild land 200. 
Shedd Warren L., (Albany) off r 27, farmer, leases of Abel 100. 
Sheltra Frank, (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 50. 
Sheltra Henry, (Lowell) off r 8, farmer 50. 
Sheltra Joseph , (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 70. 
Sheltra Peter, (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 50. 
Sheltra Peter, Jr., (Lowell) off r 8, farmer 50. 
Shepard Lucius, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 50. 
Shepard Moses, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 150. 
Shepard Richard, (Lowell) off r 31, farmer 100. 
Shepard Charles, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer 100. 
Shepard Josiah, (Lowell) off r 10, farmer 50. 
Sherbutt Lewis, (Lowell) r 20, farm laborer. 
Shortsleeve Dennis, (Lowell) off r 4, dairy 11 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, and farmer 100. 
Shufelt Leonard W., (Lowell) carpenter and joiner. 
Shufelt Lewis, (Lowell) blacksmith, wheelwright, and proprietor of shinglemill. 
Shurtleff Frank, Jr., (Lowell) r 22, leases of M. Williamson, dairy 12 cows, farm 140, owns in Newport 40 acres. 
Skinner Almira, (Lowell) r 22, widow of Harris, resident, aged 79. 
Skinner Frank H., (Lowell) r 23, lister, dairy 11 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, and farmer 200. 
Skinner Galen C., (Lowell) r 22, town grand juror, dairy 20 cows, sugar orchard 150 trees, and farmer 200. 
Smith F. John, (Lowell) r 24, constable and collector, dairy 9 cows, and farmer 100. 
Smith Peter, (Lowell) off r 1, farmer 50. 
Smith Proctor, (Lowell) r 24, farmer. 
Snyder Joseph, (Lowell) r 27, farmer 100. 
Souther Harriet, (Lowell) r 6, widow of Nathan. 
Souther Joseph A., (Lowell) r 31, dairy 16 cows, sugar orchard 400 trees, and farmer 365. 
SOUTHER WILBUR, (Lowell) r 6, dairy 18 cows, and farmer 350. 
Stanhope E. S., (Lowell) r 28, farmer, leases of C. Powers 150. 
Stannard Buel W., (Lowell) r 22, farmer 35, and 50 timber land. 
Stannard Edson B., (Lowell) carpenter and joiner. 
Stannard Hart D., (Lowell) expressman between Lowell and North Troy. 
Stannard Henry C., (Lowell) teamster. 
Stannard Laban P., (Lowell) r 25, dairy 13 cows, and farmer 200. 
Stebbins Albert I., (Lowell), r 15 cor 16, dairy 13 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, and farmer 231. 
Stephenson Edward, (Lowell) r 30, cooper, and farmer, died April 12, 1883. 
Stephenson Irwin, (Lowell) r 6, 2d selectman, dairy 38 cows, and farmer 400. 
Stephenson Irwin, Jr., (Lowell) r 6, farmer, with Irwin. 
STEPHENSON JOHN, (Lowell) r 12, overseer of poor, dairy 15 cows, and farmer 200, wild land 200. 
Stephenson John F., (Lowell) off r 24, dairy 14 cows, and farmer 250. 
Stephenson Martha, (Lowell) r 25, widow of Edward, owns h and lot. 
Stewart Albert J., (Lowell) r 13, farmer, with Henry P. 50. 
Stewart Charles, (Lowell) r 30, farmer, with Hiram A. 
Stewart David, (Lowell) off r 22½, butcher, and farmer 12. 
Stewart George, (Lowell) r 30, farm laborer. 
Stewart Harley, (Lowell) r 13, farmer 75. 
Stewart Henry P., (Lowell) r 13, farmer, with Albert J. 50. 
Stewart Hiram A., (Lowell) r 30, cooper, carpenter, and farmer 101. 
Sullivan Francis P., (Lowell) r 15½, farmer 30. 
Sullivan John O., (Lowell) r 1, farmer 100. 
Sullivan John R., (Lowell) r 1, farmer, with John O. 
Sweet Lucy A., (Lowell) widow of Dr. O. P., owns 50 acres. 
Sylvester Isaiah, (Lowell) r 30, farmer, leases of L. Wheelock 300. 
Sylvester Israel, (Lowell) farm laborer. 
Taylor Buzell, (Lowell) r 8, farmer 50. 
Taylor Buzell, (Lowell) r 10, farmer 50. 
Thornton George C., (Lowell) r 4, farm laborer. 
Thornton William R., (Lowell) head sawyer in Parker & Kinney's sawmill. 
Tillotson Charles C., (Lowell) r 20, dairy 10 cows, and farmer 199. 
Tillotson Jerome, (Lowell) off r 30, farmer 50. 
TITTEMORE MARTHA L., (Lowell) r 13, widow of Phillip, resident. 
Tobin Christopher C., (Lowell) r 20, farmer 200. 
Truland John, (Lowell) r 25, farmer 150. 
Wakefield Hannah, (Lowell) r 16, widow of Alva. 
Wakefield Marion, (Lowell) r 19, widow of Calvin. 
Walston Amos, (Lowell) r 21, farmer 50. 
Walston William, (Lowell) r 21, carpenter, and with Amos, farmer. 
Warner J. Anna, (Lowell) r 20, widow of William. 
Warner William, (Lowell) r 16, farmer 100. 
Watson George R., (Lowell) prop. of hotel, manuf. and dealer in boots and shoes. 
Webster Ami P., (Lowell) r 16, farmer 150. 
Wedge Alonzo E., (Lowell) off r 31, farmer 50. 
Wedge David, (Lowell) r 30, farmer 50. 
Weed William, (Lowell) r 31, dairy 17 cows, sugar orchard 500 trees, and farmer 350. 
WELLMAN L. RICHMOND, (Lowell) dealer in groceries, dry goods, hardware, boots and shoes, flour and feed, etc. 
Wheelock Levi, (Lowell) farmer 300. 
WILLIS ALDEN E., (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 60, wood land 40. 
WILLIS LAFAYETTE M., (Irasburgh) r 9, farmer 60, wood land 40. 
WILLIS LATHROP, (Irasburgh) r 9, old resident, aged 78. 
Woodbury Fordyce, (Lowell) r 26, farmer 100. 
Woods Horace, (Lowell) r 8, farmer 50. 
WORKS DANIEL E., (Lowell) prop. gristmill. 
WORKS ROSLINDA, (Lowell) widow of Silas, resident, aged 84. 
Yaw Alonzo, (Lowell) r 24, farmer 75. 
Yaw Isaiah, (Lowell) r 24, retired farmer. 
YOUNG JOHN C., (Lowell) r 13, dairy 12 cows, and farmer, leases of N. F. Hutchinson 140. 
ABBREVIATIONS
Ab.  above  h.  house  reg.  registered 
ave.  avenue  manuf.  manufacturer  ( as  applied to live stock ) 
bds.  boards  N.  north  S.  south 
bet.  between  n.  near  W.  west 
cor.  corner  opp.  opposite  ( The  word street is implied. ) 
E.  east  prop.  proprietor  ( Post  office address in parenthesis. )

The figures following the letter r indicate the number of the road on which the party resides, and reference to a map. This number is not a house number.

