Clark County, Ohio

History and Genealogy

Springfield in 1852

From Directory of the City of Springfield
John W. Kees & Co., Springfield. 1852


res. - residence.
E. - east.
N. - north.
S. - south.
W. - west
bd., bds - board, boards.
cor. - corner.
bet. - between.
st., sts. - street, streets.
s. - side
Those designated by a * are colored persons.


Raper, George teamster, res S E cor Columbia and Race
Roth, Peter well digger, res Yellow Spring st N of North W s
Rabbitts, Charles manufacturer, res Limestone st near Buck Creek bridge W s
Ramsay, Alexander lumber dealer, res Columbia st bet Limestone and Spring S s
Rarick, Nicholas drayman, res Spring st bet Columbia and North E s
Ranken, Warren grocer, res Main st bet Limestone and Spring N s
Raidy, Thomas blacksmith, bds with J. McGowen
Rankin, Charles brewer, res N W cor Main and Water
Randolf, James blacksmith, bds with D. Mowen
Ramsay, J. tanner, res High st bet Spring and Gallagher S s
Ray, Andrew laborer, res Gallagher st bet High and Washington E s
Raffensberger, Daniel grocer, res Center st bet Main and High W s
Raffensperger, Alfred, saddler, bds with D. Raffensberger
Raper, Peter laborer, bds with George Dibert
Rayner, John carpenter, res Factory st bet Washington & Jefferson W s
Ray, Mrs. Emily res Jefferson bet Center & Factory N s
Ratcliff, Simon minister, res Two Pole st S end E side
Rayburn, Wm. railroad man, res Center st bet Mulberry and South Pleasant E s
Ray, Wm. lumber man, bds at diverse places
Resay, Herman laborer, res Market st N end E side
Reddish, John student of Wittenberg College
Reinmund, J. F. student of Wittenberg College
Repass, Elijah student of Wittenberg College
Reed, Lawrence laborer, res Mechanic st bet Main and Columbia E s
Rench, John plasterer, res Mechanic st bet Main and Columbia E s
Resaw, Henry laborer, res North Center st S s
Rennard, Joseph shoemaker, res Mound st bet Cherry & Township Road N s
Reed, John laborer, bds with James Tuttle
Reed, John weaver, res Market st S of Depot W s
Reynolds, Doctor res Jefferson st bet Center & Factory S s
Reed, Wm. teacher, bds with E. Cooper
Rhodes, Samuel farmer, res Warder's N E cor of City
Riley, Thomas laborer, res Market st N end E s
Rightmyre, Cyrus student of Wittenberg College
Richards, John saddler, bds with J. Householder
Riorden, Timothy lime burner, res North st bet Factory and Mechanic N s
Riley, Martin laborer, res Spring st bet Columbia & North
Riley, Charles, laborer, res Spring st bet Columbia & North W s
Riley, James laborer, res Columbia st bet Spring and Water S s
Rinehart, Kilyen cabinet maker, bds with Conrad Schnert
Ricker, Lewis laborer, bds ith George Seibert
Richards, Edward res Main st bet Spring and Water N s
Richards, Arthur teamster bds with E. Richards
Richards, Henry cooper, bds with E. Richards
Riley, Michael grocer, res Croten Water Works
Riley, Martin laborer, res back of Croten Water Works
Rinehart, Levi res High st bet Penn and Sycamore N s
Richards, Christian laborer, res Main st bet Yellow Spring and Plum S s
Richardson, John D. laborer, bds with Thomas Palmer
Richards, J. L. blacksmith, res High st bet Center and Factory N s
Richards, Strather carpenter, res N W cor Scott & Clifton
Rice, Mrs. Lucy, res Clifton st S s
Rice, Alonzo blacksmith res same
Rice, Harrison farmer, res same
Roach, Ann seamstress, res Columbia st S s
Rogers, B. H. fur dealer, res main st bet Market & Center N s
* Roberts, Amelia res S W cor Columbia and Race
Rodgers, Wm. farmer, res N E cor North & Limestone
Rodgers, A. D. lawyer, res N E cor North & Limestone
Roberts, Mrs. Nancy A. res Columbia st bet Spring and Water
Rourk, John laborer, res Spring st bet Main and Columbia E s
Robbins, Chandler minister and teacher, res Greenway
Rolen, Joseph teamster, bds at United States Hotel
Roney, Daniel laborer, bds with P. McDowel
Rosenbar, Benjamin cigar maker, bds with M. S. Steele
Rodgers, Robert physician, res Limestone bet High and Main W s
Rodgers, Richard lime and stone dealer, res S E cor High and Limestone
Rodgers, John brick maker, bds with F. Kelly
Rockhill, Israel brick maker, res Yellow Spring Road E s
Roberts, J. M. portrait painter, res High st bet Mechanic and Yellow Spring S s
Rohrer, John blacksmith, res Taylor st bet Harrison and Clifton W s
Rogers, Wm. A. circuit judge, res N W cor Clifton and Township Road
Rocket, Patrick laborer, res Clifton S s
Rogers, James shoemaker, res Washington st bet Center and Factory S s
Ross, Abner mason, res Washington st bet Center and Factory S s
Robertson, James brick maker, res Jefferson S s
Rosser, Wm. lumber merchant, res N W cor Jefferson & Center
Rue, John teamster, bds at United States Hotel
Ruhl, Peter drayman, res S W cor Main and Plum
Ruhl, Henry farmer, res S of Dayton Railroad
Ruhl, Levi farmer, res S. of Dayton Railroad
Runyon, A. L. hardware merchant, res High st bet Market and Center N s
Ruckman, J. W. railroad man, bds at Western Hotel
Runyon, Wm. hardware merchant, res Limestone st bet High and Washington W s
Ryan, Edward laborer, bds with James Hashen
Ryan, M. laborer, res Washington st bet Hill and Gallagher N s


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