DECENNIAL CENSUS AND STATISTICAL ROLL FOR 1895, MEDFORD TWP., RENO CO., KS
A. F. Cross, 54 yrs. old, male, white, born in MD, where from to KS - WV, farming, trade or profession being learned by each person, male or female, under 21 years of age - 6, attended school within the year - 1.
M. E. (Mary Elizabeth) Cross, 48 years old, female, white, born in MD
A. F. Cross
160 acres in farm, 160 acres under cultivation, 25 acres under fence, 135 acres not under fence, 160 total number of acres, 325 rods of wire fence, $2500 value of farm, including improvements, $75 value of farming implements and machinery, 30 acres sown in fall of 1894 in winter wheat, 60 acres sown or planted in Spring of 1895, 15 acres of oats, 1 acre of sweet potatoes, 1 acre for forage or seed, 10 acres of broom corn, 35 bushels of corn on hand March 1, 1895, 1 acre of alfalfa grass in cultivation, $45 value of poultry and eggs sold during the yr ending March 1, 1895, 2 swine, 250 lbs. butter made in family, 4 horses on hand March 1, 1895, 2 milch cows, number of trees in bearing: 35 apple, 2 pear, 35 peach, 20 plum, 75 cherry, number of trees not in bearing: 25 apple, 25 peach, 1 dog,
Thomas Austin Morgan September 23, 2004.