Houston Township


Towns/Cities: Houston

1900 Population: 870
1900 Occupations: Farmer, Farm Laborer, Real Estate Agent, Day Laborer, Timber Laborer, Log Man, Barber, Blacksmith, Mill Laborer, Merchant, Physician, Carpenter, House Servant, Telegraph Operator, Ox Driver, Railroad Laborer, Railroad Foreman, Hotel Keeper, Teamster, School Teacher, Cook, Assistant Cook, Saw Mill Sawyer, Grocery Merchandising.

1910 Population: 584
1910 Occupations: Farmer, Farm Laborer, Odd Jobs Laborer, Saw Mill Laborer, Servant, Physician, Agent, Railroad Laborer, School Teacher.

1920 Population: 525
1920 Occupations: Hauler @ Log Camp, School Teacher, Logging, Farmer, Farm Laborer, Clearing Woods, Saw Mill Laborer, Saw Mill Fireman, Saw Mill Machinist, Blacksmith, Timber Cutter, Public Highway Laborer, Timberman Inspector, Poultry Peddlar, General Laborer, Ties Hauler, General Mdse. Merchant, Bricklayer, Special Agent for U.S. Government.

1930 Population: 416
1930 Occupations: Farmer, Farm Laborer, Fisherman/Fish Market, Timber Laborer, Tie Maker/Timber, Gravel Pit Laborer.



Blacksmiths: George Lovlace, Paul Miller, Fredric Stroble, Alvis Wade.
Physicians/Doctors: Robert Jones, James Paschel, Scott Quinn.
Public School Teachers: John L. Quinn, Marry E. Quinn, J.R. Rice, Cora Wolf


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