PATRON'S REFERENCE DIRECTORY




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EXPLANATION - The date following a name indicates the length of time the party has been a resident in the county. The abbreviations are as follows: S, for Section; T. for Township; P.O. for Post-office address. When no Section Number or Township is given, it will be understood that the party resides within the limits of the village or city named, and, in such cases, the post-office address is the same as the place of residence, unless otherwise stated.


The date of this document is unknown, but is assumed to be about 1912 - 1915.


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Farmer, J.H., Farmer, S. 9, T. Paradise, P.O. Mattoon. Mr. Farmer was born in Coles County in 1875.

Farrier, John, Farmer, S. 6, T. Humboldt, P.O. Humboldt. 1869.

Ferbrache, J.B., Farmer, S. 2, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1876.

Ferguson, Dr. G.W., Physician, Mattoon.

Ferguson, Thomas, Supervisor of Paradise Township and grain Dealer, Etna. 1896.

Ferrish, G.R., Dairy Farm, S. 8, T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Ferrish was born in Coles County in 1882.

Fifteenth Street Shoeing and Repair Shop, Phil G. Woliung, Proprietor, Mattoon.

Figenbaum, Henry, Grocer, Mattoon.

Finfrock, P.O., Druggist, Mattoon.

First National Bank, The, Will J. Kenny, President, Geo. R. Chambers, Vice President; F. G. Hudson, Cashier; F.r. Blackford, Assistant Cashier; General Banking, Charleston.

First National Bank, General Banking, Humboldt. Imcorporated 1904.

First National Bank, General Banking, Lerna.

Fitzpatrick, D., Farmer, S. 27, T. Humboldt, P.O. Mattoon. 1895.

Fitzpatrick Bros., Insurance and Real Estate, Mattoon.

Flenner, A.W., Farmer, Stock and Poultry Raiser, S. 28, T. Ashmore, P.O. Kansas. 1856.

Flenner, Martin, Farmer and Breeder of Percheron Horses, S. 28, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Flenner was born in Coles County in 1859.

Flesher, H.J., Farmer, S. 11, T. Hutton, P.O. Charleston. 1877.

Flesher, Thos. J.
, Farmer, S. 8, T. Hutton, P.O> Charleston. 1872.

Fleshner, Mr. J.J., Farming, S. 19, t. North Okaw, P.O. Mattoon. 1903.

Flowers, Benjamin, Retired, Mattoon, 1503 Lafayette Ave. Mr. Flowers was born in 1821.

Foreman, G.E., Farmer, S. 15, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1869.

Foreman, H.E., Stock Buyer, Feeder and Shipper, S. 17, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1873.

Foreman, M.C., Farmer and Township Clerk, S. 15, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1887.

Franklin, J.W., Real Estate, Mattoon.

Frazier, J.B., Farmer, S. 5, T. Lafayette, P.O. Mattoon. 1866.

Freeman, Frank, County Treasurer, Charleston. 1862.

Fudge, W.T., Farmer, S. 18, T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. 1844.

Fulton, Frank S., Real Estate and Loans, Charleston.

Funkhouser, C.B., Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 4. T. Pleasant Grove, P.O. Mattoon. Mr. Funkhouser was born in Coles County in 1857.

Furry, James L., Farmer and Highway Commissioner, S. 24, T. Lafayette, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Furry was born in Coles County in 1866.



Gabbert Lumber Co., The, Lumber Dealers, Mattoon.

Gaiser, Jos. E., Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 27, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1885.

Galbreath, albert L., Osteopath, Oakland. 1877.

Galbreath, J.A., Farmer, S. 26, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Galbreath was born in Coles County in 1853.

Galbreath, J.F., Farmer, S. 18, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Galbreath was born in Coles County in 1857.

Gammill, B.E., Farmer, S. 35, T. Lafayette, P.O. Lerna. Mr. Gammill was born in Coles County in 1887.

Gannaway, J.W., Loans and Insurance, Charleston. 1901.

Garner, John, Farmer, S. 25, T. Hutton, P.O. Westfield. 1865.

Garver, Joe, Farmer, Stock Feeder and Shiper, S. 16, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1874.

Gibler, H.C., Real Estate and tax Collector, Mattoon.

Gibson, Wm. A., Farmer, S. 17, T. Lafayette, P.O. Mattoon. 1889.

Gillman, H.T., Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 5, T. Pleasant Grove, P.O. Mattoon. 1881.

Goble, L.G., Farmer, Stock Feeder and Shipper, s. 25, T. Hutton, P.O. Westfield. Mr. Goble was born in Coles County in 1868.

Goldsmith & Berkowitz, Wholesale Produce Dealers, Mattoon.

Goodwin Bros., Grocers, Charleston.

Gordon, Geo., Harness Maker, S. 10, T Pleasant Grove, P.O. Lerna. Mr. Gordon was born in Coles County in 1857.

Gossett, H.M., Farmer, @. 15, T. Hutton, P.O. Casey. Mr. Gossett was born in Coles County in 1889.

Graham, John, Farmer, S. 3, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1875.

Grant, Thos. A., Real Estate and Insurance, Charleston. 1875.

Grant, Tone, Farmer, S. 6, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1888.

Grooms, Roy,, Farmer, S. 15, T. Humboldt, P.O. Humboldt. Mr. Grooms was born in Coles County in 1891.

Guthrie & Herman, Insurance. Mattoon.

Guyette, Fred, Farmer, S. 19, T. North Okaw, P.O. Allenville. 1862.



Ingle, J.A., Farmer, S. 19, T. Lafayette, P.O. Mattoon. 1895.



James, C.I., City Engineer, Mattoon.

James, R.A., Charleston Seed Farm and Store, Charleston. 1897.

Jenkins, A.H., Stock Feeder, Buyer and Shipper, S. 20, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1858.

Jenkins, B.F., Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 17, T. Hutton, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Jenkins was born in Coles County in 1852.

Jenkins, Jas. E., Farmer, S. 8, T. Hutton, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Jenkins was born in Coles County in 1875.

Jenkins, John H., Farmer, S. 18, T. North Okaw, P.O. Sullivan. 1873.

Jenkins, J.C., Farmer, S. 14, T. Hutton, P.O. Casey. Mr. Jenkins was born in Coles County in 1844.

Jenkins, O.C., Farmer, S. 8, T. Hutton, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Jenkins was born in Coles County in 1870.

Jenkins, R.A., Poultry, Eggs and Butter, Mattoon. 1872.

Johnson, C.B., Farmer and School Director, S. 19, T. North Okaw, P.O. Allenville. 1872.

Jones, C. H., Merchant and Postmaster, Loxa. Mr. Jones was born in Coles County in 1853.

Jones, F.J., "The Land Man," Real Estate Dealer, Charleston. 1910.

Jones, Harvey B., Farmer, S. 4, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Arcola. 1872.

Jones, J.P., Farmer and Breeder of Jersey Cattle, S. 20, T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. 1857.

Jones, W.D., Farmer and Grain Dealer, S. 29, T. Lafayette, P.O. Mattoon. 1856.

Kastl, Georg, Farmer, S. 7, T. Pleasant Grove, P.O. Mattoon. 1890.

Katz,, Louis & Son, Clothiers, Hatters and Furnishers. Mattoon.

Kimball, Geo. P., Manager Mattoon Gas Light & Coke Co., Mattoon. 1864.

Kimmell, Joseph F., Machine and General Repair Shop, Mattoon.

Kimmell & Quandt, Machine and General Repair Shop, Mattoon.

Kincaid, J.T., Attorney, Charleston. Mr. Kincaid was born in Coles County in 1887.

Kincaid & Kincaid, Real Estate and Insurance, Mattoon.

Kindel, Luther, Farmer, S. 2, T. Mattoon, P.O. Mattoon. 1900.

King, J.W., Farmer and Assistant Supervisor, S. 35, T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. 1862.

Kinser, C.E., Concrete Contractor, Mattoon.

Kirchgraber, A.L., Grower of General Nursery Stock, Flowers, Plants, Shrubs, Mattoon.

Kite, P.D., Farmer, S. 8, T. East Oakland, P.O. Oakland. 1856.

Kizer, G.A., Dealer in Wines, Liquors and Cigars, Mattoon.

Knight, C.W., Wines, Liquors and Cigars, Mattoon.

Knock, Jack,, Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 9, T. Morgan, P.O. Rardin. 1875.

Knollenberg, R.F., Land Owners and School Director, S. 23, T. Humboldt, P.O. Mattoon. 1868.



Lahey, M., Wholesale Dealer in Beer, Soda Water, Ginger Ale and Mineral Waters, Mattoon.

Lane, C.H., Farmer, S. 31, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Lane was born in Coles County in 1889.

Lane, H.L., Farmer, s. 30, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Lane was born in Coles County in 1876.

Lawes Hotel, J.P. Haughn, Proprietor, Charleston. 1908.

Lee, Chas. C., Attorney-at-Law, Charleston. 1864.

Lee, C.L., Editor and Publisher The Charleston Courier, Daily and Weekly, Charleston. 1892.

Legg, Geo. Poultry Company, John A. Singer, General Manager, Wholesale Produce, Mattoon.

Lemmon, Lee, Farmer, S. 10, T. Paradise, P.O. Mattoon. 1892.

Lenhart, C.N., Pianos and Organs, Mattoon.

Lidster, T.J., Farmer and Cattle Feeder, S. 31, T. North Okaw, P.O. Mattoon. 1864.

Lindhorst, Henry A., Dealer in General Merchanise, Charleston. 1905.

Lippincott Bros., Gent's Furnishings, Oakland. 1880.

Lippincott, C.A., Famer and Assessor, S. 30, T. Morgan, P.O. Rardin. Mr. Lippincott was born in Coles County in 1876.

Long, Cal, Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 32, T. Morgan, P.O. Rardin. 1878.

Loomis, A.C., Contractor, Mattoon.

Louthan, J.W., Farmer, s. 30, T. Humboldt, P.O. Humboldt. Mr. Louthan was born in Coles County in 1858.

Lowe, F.M., Grain Merchant, Etna. 1863.

Luby, S.Z., Retired, Mattoon, 2212 Shelby St. 1877.

Lynch, J.A., Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Wines, Liquors and Cigars, Mattoon.

Lyons, John, Retired, Mattoon, 501 North 21st St. 1905.



McCall, J.L., Grocery, Feed and Meat Market, Charleston. 1901.

McCallister, R.V., Farmer, S. 28, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Arcola. 1871.

McCarty, J.D., Dealer in Furniture, Stoves, Carpets and Wall Paper, Mattoon.

McClelland, J.H., Ex-Coroner Coles County, Charleston. 1857.

McClelland, R.W., Grocer and Farmer, Mattoon. 1860.

McClelland, S.W., Proprietor The Maple House, Charleston. 1871.

McComas, Carroll, Farmer and Stock Feeder, S. 30, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1869.

McCrory, S., Civil Engineer, Charleston. 1880.

McDivitt, W.E., Farmer, S. 14, T. Ashmore, P.O. Westfield. 1875.

McDougle, W.C., Farmer, S. 18, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1865.

McFall, J. Allison, Landlord, Property Owner, Mattoon.

McGregor, Wm., Farmer, S. 9 T. Morgan, P.O. Rardin. 1842.

McKee, Thomas G., Township Commissioner, Charleston Township, Charleston. 1864.

McLain, W.M., Farmer, S. 27, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. McLain was born in Coles County in 1874.

McNeal, W.S., Farmer and Feeder, S. 4, T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. Mr. McNeal was born in Coles County in 1857.

McNutt, C.G., Farmer and Mule Buyer, S. 10, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1879.

McNutt, Fred, Stock Buyer, Feeder and Shipper, S. 9, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1876.

McNutt, H.C., Farmer, S. 9, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1886.

McNutt, John, City Judge, Lawyer, Mattoon.

Mack, Jos. A., Farmer, S. 9, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Mack was born in Coles County in 1854.

Macklin, B.L., Farmer, S. 9, T. North Okaw, P.O. Humboldt. 1884.

Maddox, J.W., Farm Loans and Real Estate, Oakland. 1889.

Marshall, John H., Attorney-at-Law, Charleston. 1864.

Martin, C.W., Farmer and Road Commissioner, S. 18, T. Humboldt, P.O. Charleston. 1862.

Martin, J.J., Farmer, S. 29, T. North Okaw, P.O. Mattoon. 1866.

Matthews, A.F., Farmer, S. 6, T. Pleasant Grove, P.O. Lerna. 1872.

Mattoon Building & Loan Association, S.r. Evans, Secretary, Mattoon.

Mattoon Clear Water Co., Water Works, Mattoon.

Mattoon Gas Light & Coke Co., Geo. P. Kimball, Manager, Mattoon.

Mattoon Implements & Buggy Co., The, Hardware, Implements and Vehicles, Mattoon.

Mattoon Journal-Gazette, Harry F. Kendall, President, Ernest B. Tucker, Secretary, Publishers, Mattoon.

Mattoon Refrigeration Co., Manufactured Ice and Cold Storage, Mattoon.

Mattoon State Savings Bank, General Banking, Mattoon.

May, Geo. S., Proprietor The Illinois Clothing Hospital, Charleston. 1906.

Metzler & Schafer Co., S. Van Inwagen, Manager, Wholesale and Retail Grocers, Mattoon.

Milburn, C.E., Farmer, S. 6. T. Charleston, P.O. Charleston. 1879.

Milburn, M.T., Farmer, S. 32, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. 1878.

Millage,, James, Farmer, Stockraiser and Shipper, S. 25, T. Hutton, P.O. Charleston. Mr. Millage was born in Coles County in 1844.

Millar, W. Ed., County Superintendent of Schools, Charleston. 1849.

Miller, J.S., Livery and Stable, Mattoon.

Miller, J. Walter, Farmer, S. 23, T. North Okaw, P.O. Mattoon. 1884.

Miller, H.L. & Co., Wholesale Dealers Miller High Life Beer, Mattoon.

Miller, S.R. & Co., Broom Corn Dealers, Mattoon.

Miller, M. & Son, Mike Miller and Frederick N. Miller, House Furnishers, and Funeral Directors, Charleston. 1881.

Miller & Phillips, Funeral Directors, Mattoon.

Minter, O.L., Editor and Proprietor The Oakland Messenger, Oakland. 1864.

Mitchell, C.D. & Son (C.D. Mitchell and Samuel A. Mitchell) General Contractors and Builders, Charleston.

Mitchell, C.D., of C.D. Mitchell & Son, General Contractors and Builders, Charleston. 1891.

Mitchell, Samuel A., of C.D. Mitchell & Son, General Contractors and Builders, Charleston, 1909.

Moler, A.J., Farmer, S. 3, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Charleston. 1878.

Moler, Fred A., Agent Mass. Mutual Life Ins. Co., Charleston. Mr. Moler was born in Coles County in 1882.

Montague, C.T., Clothier, Mattoon.

Montgomery, J.F., Farmer, S. 33, T. Lafayette, P.O. Mattoon. Mr. Montgomery was born in Coles County in 1847.

Moody, A.L., Restaurant, Rardin. 1871.

Moody, G.A., Farmer, S. 17, T. Ashmore, P.O. Ashmore. Mr. Moody was born in Coles County in 1872.

Moore & Shaw, Dealers in General Merchandise., Humboldt.

Moran, William M.,Jr., Attorney, Mattoon.

More & Mitchell, (Fred More and Edgar P. Mitchell) Dry Goods, Notions and Milanery, Charleston. Established in 1909.

More, Fred, of More & Mitchell, Dry Goods, etc., Charleston. 1888. Mr. More is President of the Commercial Club and has served as Circuit Clerk.

Morgan, A.J., Farmer and Stockraiser, S. 4, T. Morgan, P.O. Rardin. Mr. Morgan was born in Coles County in 1862.

Morgan Township, A.L. Moody, Clerk, Rardin.

Morris, Michael, Farmer, Mattoon.

Morrison, A.V., Proprietor of The Mattoon Monument Works, Mattoon.

Morrison, J.O., Farmer, S. 11, T. Lafayette, P.O. Loxa. 1863.

Morthland, William, Farmer, S. 9, T. Mattoon, P.O. Mattoon. 1894.

Muchmore, C.B., Contractor and Builder, Charleston.

Mullen, John, Retired, Mattoon, 1401 Shelby Ave. 1888.

Mulliken, E.M., Dealer in Hardware and Furniture, Humboldt. 1891.

Murphy, H.A., Farmer and Hog Raiser, s. 36, T. Seven Hickory, P.O. Rardin. 1884.

Myers, Wm., Assessor, Farmer and Gardener, Mattoon.


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