The following 409 people were identified as Indians (I) in column 6 (color) of the 1860 census for Mason County Michigan. Many researchers believe that Native American’s were not enumerated until 1870, however, in 1860 the following instructions were issued to the US Marshall’s:

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Indians not taxed are not to be enumerated. The families of Indians who have renounced tribal rule, and who under state or territory laws exercise the rights of citizens, are to be enumerated. 1Eighth Census, United States—1860. Instructions to U.S. Marshals, p. 14.

So the following 409 people identified in the 1860 Mason County Michigan census are believed to have renounced tribal rule, and under state law, exercised their rights as citizens to be enumerated.

The records below contains only those in a household who were identified by an I for their color. There may be others in the household who are not identified below and that will be on the actual census images.

TownH#F#GivenSurnameAgeSexBirth LocationOccupation  
Freesoil22PeterCaquet19mMichiganFisherman
Freesoil22Con MasaCaquet20fMichigan
Freesoil33JamesCoqua23mMichiganFisherman
Freesoil33SarahCoqua14fMichigan
Freesoil33ElizabethCoqua4 MonthsfMichigan
Freesoil44JohnCasaquom20mMichiganFisherman
Freesoil44Wel On QuetCasaquom18fMichigan
Freesoil44Ash e waCasaquom8 monthsfMichigan
Freesoil55Ka tou qua30mMichiganFisherman
Freesoil55Ta be ta20fMichigan
Freesoil66AnniKe qua40fMichiganFarmer
Freesoil1616Pa qua35mMichiganFarmer
Freesoil1616Ma me25fMichigan
Freesoil1616Ah she mish14fMichigan
Freesoil1616Nu a no10fMichigan
Freesoil1616JamesShotl5mMichigan
Freesoil1616CharlesShotl3mMichigan
Freesoil1616MaryShotl3 monthsfMichigan
Freesoil1717Lewis31mMichiganFarmer
Freesoil1717Margaret25fMichigan
Freesoil1717Martha10fMichigan
Freesoil1818Ah zhiMicko95fMichiganFarmer
Freesoil1919GeorgeCrawford29mMichiganFarmer
Freesoil1919Ash shi sick quaCrawford28fMichigan
Freesoil1919Pami sa quetCrawford4fMichigan
Freesoil2020Cosha50mMichiganFarmer
Freesoil2020Nah quet25fMichigan
Freesoil2121Ca bou um32mMichiganFarmer
Freesoil2121Sha pa no qua31fMichigan
Freesoil2222Skippa gash100mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3434Tish ah se ga65mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3434Jane40fMichigan
Little Sauble3434Ke no won15mMichigan
Little Sauble3434Wa big eno14mMichigan
Little Sauble3535Pa go squash25mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3535Ke ga ah20fMichigan
Little Sauble3636Pa qua na30mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3636Ke go qua20fMichigan
Little Sauble3737Muna sha wa40mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3737Nancy go qua30fMichigan
Little Sauble3838Es ka saw50mMichiganfarmer
Little Sauble3838Waw was ke40fMichigan
Little Sauble3939Shah web e nace20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3939WilliamMacdaquet40mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble3939Ash a wayMacdaquet20fMichigan
Little Sauble5050EnquaJackson20mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5050NancyJackson18fMichigan
Little Sauble5151JamesNing som25mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5151BetsyNing som15fMichigan
Little Sauble5151PeterNing som16mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5252Wah be no qua50mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5252Tequa ne qua45fMichigan
Little Sauble5252Betsy15fMichigan
Little Sauble5353JamesBene qua21mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5353SusanBene qua20fMichigan
Little Sauble5454Joh a qua50mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble5454Mis a go qua40fMichigan
Little Sauble5454Ellen11fMichigan
Little Sauble5454Ane gee zick7fMichigan
Little Sauble5454cue ohmMichigan
Little Sauble5454Bamhart5mMichigan
Little Sauble5454Nash e qua12mMichigan
Little Sauble5555Ke bo a50mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble5959A sen na be ca30mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble5959Tab e tah27fMichigan
Little Sauble5959Joseph11mMichigan
Little Sauble5959Samuel9mMichigan
Little Sauble6060Ab wa quom50mMichiganFisherman
Little Sauble6060Won te ge zick22fMichigan
Little Sauble6060Mish e no qua5fMichigan
Little Sauble7474She be gosh90mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble7474Keso aoqua40fMichigan
Little Sauble7474Shobah5mMichigan
Little Sauble7474Sho be na15fMichigan
Little Sauble7979GeorgeBlacksmith31mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble7979MargurtaBlacksmith20fMichigan
Little Sauble7979GeorgeBlacksmith11mMichigan
Little Sauble7979MaryBlacksmith5fMichigan
Little Sauble7979JohnBlacksmith2mMichigan
Little Sauble8080JohnMonroe29mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8080WilliamMonroe16mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8181JohnThornwood20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8181RachielThornwood19fMichigan
Little Sauble8181ThomasThornwood2 monthsmMichigan
Little Sauble8282FrankLuther25mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8282EuniceLuther19fMichigan
Little Sauble8282JohnLuther3mMichigan
Little Sauble8383CleatDeam24mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8383Wo ca ko foildDeam20fMichigan
Little Sauble8484JohnNeanoua45mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8484Ne osNeanoua20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8484Ca ta shaNeanoua14mMichigan
Little Sauble8484On sa lieNeanoua12fMichigan
Little Sauble8484La cu taNeanoua10mMichigan
Little Sauble8484Petsa CornetNeanoua8fMichigan
Little Sauble8484Te bun chinNeanoua6fMichigan
Little Sauble8585No te go quat90fMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8686OsmanBaker40mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8686MaryBaker35fMichigan
Little Sauble8686Me tose quitBaker85fMichigan
Little Sauble8787Cat to non set30mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8787Neda no qua8fMichigan
Little Sauble8787Ne den ne ba no10mMichigan
Little Sauble8787Nancy1fMichigan
Little Sauble8888RichardSmith23mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8888WilliamPrice18mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8888We soLouis19mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8989Nap che qua22mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble8989Sha ga na be23fMichigan
Little Sauble9090Pe tah qua25fMichigan
Little Sauble9090Wah naah wun9mMichigan
Little Sauble9191JohnPe bah me50mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9191Qua mePe bah me52fMichigan
Little Sauble9292JohnWakefield20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9292Ke ge quaWakefield15fMichigan
Little Sauble9393JohnShaw25mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9393Pe na quaShaw23fMichigan
Little Sauble9393Ka na no quaShaw2fMichigan
Little Sauble9494Peter35mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9494Te nus seePeter18fMichigan
Little Sauble9595WilliamForman24mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9595No quaForman25fMichigan
Little Sauble9595IsaacElliot9mMichigan
Little Sauble9696Shah Won41mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9696Quis no quaShah Won40fMichigan
Little Sauble9696Ke so quaShah Won30fMichigan
Little Sauble9797Shik ca ance20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9797Anin se no kaShik ca ance18fMichigan
Little Sauble9797Shib be no quaShik ca ance16mMichigan
Little Sauble9797JackMay nee9mMichigan
Little Sauble9797JohnMay nee9mMichigan
Little Sauble9898Shaw boo60mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9898Sah gutch25fMichigan
Little Sauble9999Nu nad so25mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9999Thomas30mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble9999Chish qua40fMichigan
Little Sauble9999Mary Ann5fMichigan
Little Sauble9999Ne no qua7fMichigan
Little Sauble100100Ash ah wa80mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble100100Won qua31fMichigan
Little Sauble101101MaryWon qua23fMichigan
Little Sauble101101Pa sha qua umWon qua20fMichigan
Little Sauble101101Te que tonWon qua2fMichigan
Little Sauble102102FreemanSutton24mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble102102Pe na swa baSutton40mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble102102CharitaSutton20fMichigan
Little Sauble102102MaryJudson5fMichigan
Little Sauble102102WilliamGriffin2mMichigan
Little Sauble103103Ke wa den26mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble103103Ke sa qua30fMichigan
Little Sauble103103Sha won18mMichiganFarm Labor
Little Sauble103103Samuel10mMichigan
Little Sauble104104Ke wa bon20mMichiganFarmer
Little Sauble104104Cah Quah12mMichigan
Little Sauble104104Ke non qua5fMichigan
Pere Marquette108108JosephDon ga22mMichiganLumberman
Pere Marquette108108EphriamRobinson25mMichiganLumberman
Pere Marquette108108JamesNe Long25mMichiganLumberman
Pere Marquette111111JohnSmith20mNew YorkLaborer
Pere Marquette111111GeorgeSmith4mMichigan
Pere Marquette111111CharlesSmith6mMichigan
Pere Marquette112112Se ge na quos70mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette112112Pe ne gezhik50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette112112Na ge so qua40fMichigan
Pere Marquette112112March wa10fMichigan
Pere Marquette112112John wa6mMichigan
Pere Marquette144142We ba na se61mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette144142Na bah44fMichigan
Pere Marquette144142Ka sa qua16fMichigan
Pere Marquette144142Mah bace11mMichigan
Pere Marquette145143ThomasMikunadto40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette145143Tish grahMikunadto45fMichigan
Pere Marquette145143Me non QuaMikunadto6fMichigan
Pere Marquette145143Mimie youMikunadto5fMichigan
Pere Marquette146144Ke kak wah nah quat30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette147145Mawn gah ni quot o qua98fMichigan
Pere Marquette147145E bah no qua3fMichigan
Pere Marquette147145Ai wah dah10mMichigan
Pere Marquette148146Wah ga bah wa65mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette148146Mah wa zoo63fMichigan
Pere Marquette148146JohnHall19mMichigan
Pere Marquette148146CorneliusHall18mMichigan
Pere Marquette148146Ma sah aun geek5fMichigan
Pere Marquette148146Ta ah quah ne9fMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Me ca wis29mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette149147Ma ke34fMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Ah she nick15fMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Soui nu ta wis10mMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Sophia8fMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Peter6mMichigan
Pere Marquette149147Nancy1fMichigan
Pere Marquette150148Mild Cat33mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette151149Me shet25mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette151149Ah she zick16fMichigan
Pere Marquette152151Te ga zhi quo um28mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette152151Ne ge zhe ga qua25fMichigan
Pere Marquette152151Bone zah1mMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Ene me ke wa40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette153151Nah be zhi qua41fMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Nah bah ga nine20fMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Ae r be15mMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Pah bah me sa4mMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Quah mick se gun10fMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Quatch qua8fMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Ching mick kequom5mMichigan
Pere Marquette153151Cha mo quo um6 monthsmMichigan
Pere Marquette154152PeterAll29mMichigan
Pere Marquette155153SonQuaish50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette155153Kon sa neQuaish45fMichigan
Pere Marquette155153Sha no qui umQuaish5mMichigan
Pere Marquette156154JohnChing ge quam30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette156154Ke wa ge zhe ge quaChing ge quam22fMichigan
Pere Marquette156154Ka bash kumChing ge quam3mMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Ta to ge to61mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette157155Kon ga50fMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Ke wa kush kum20mMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Mo su qua18fMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Squa be na se15mMichigan
Pere Marquette157155En no zah10mMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Pa mah oh almo?6mMichigan
Pere Marquette157155Sah quo uny5fMichigan
Pere Marquette158156Pe na se wah ba35mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette158156Ke wa din24fMichigan
Pere Marquette158156Pe tah bun6fMichigan
Pere Marquette158156Nah gezhick3mMichigan
Pere Marquette159157JosephShah wah nah se ga30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette159157Mary AnnShah wah nah se ga25fMichigan
Pere Marquette159157GeorgeSmith8 monthsmMichigan
Pere Marquette160158Shing go ka100mMichigan
Pere Marquette162160Ching gwash50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette162160Ann quot o qua40fMichigan
Pere Marquette162160Shah Baptiste7mMichigan
Pere Marquette162160Pe to ge14fMichigan
Pere Marquette162160Mah ne4fMichigan
Pere Marquette162160Cosh cah be te2mMichigan
Pere Marquette163161Se te no ka40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette163161Pe mo sa e quot35fMichigan
Pere Marquette163161Pe tah ah no quot8mMichigan
Pere Marquette163161We um6mMichigan
Pere Marquette163161Isabelle ne te no ka3fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Pa quo tuskPa quo tusk50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette164162Mo ne on45fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Mish e nah ga14fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Ching ga mushe cum13mMichigan
Pere Marquette164162An e wa qua7fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Ma quah12mMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Mun do ah be zhe6fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162Mah ti no4fMichigan
Pere Marquette164162A gah ne cume qum1fMichigan
Pere Marquette165163JosephPe quo tuk21mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette165163Mon e yon15fMichigan
Pere Marquette166164AddisonShaw42mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette166164TonyQua61fMichigan
Pere Marquette166164SamuelQua18mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette166164Toch e mah bum7fMichigan
Pere Marquette166164Samson6mMichigan
Pere Marquette166164Se be qua3fMichigan
Pere Marquette167165JohnJones40mMichigan
Pere Marquette167165Wa sah yahJones32fMichigan
Pere Marquette168166Walk she qua70fMichigan
Pere Marquette168166Shish coo16fMichigan
Pere Marquette169167Ge Gwash38mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette169167Cah za gonse35fMichigan
Pere Marquette170168JohnPa bah ne kah bak soc45mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette170168Quah bePa bah ne kah bak soc41fMichigan
Pere Marquette171169Wa wa ah be coo19mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette171169Wah we a14fMichigan
Pere Marquette172170Shah bwash56fMichigan
Pere Marquette172170Wah be gauce22mMichigan
Pere Marquette172170Ponte ya quah4mMichigan
Pere Marquette172170Zah ne quah6fMichigan
Pere Marquette172170Cum me go qua4fMichigan
Pere Marquette173171Nim me wa wa26mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette174172Ke wa cush kum80mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette174172Pa shah bun80fMichigan
Pere Marquette175173JacobKushcum22mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette175173Tah gwah ge waKushcum14fMichigan
Pere Marquette175173Nah ge zhi go quaKushcum14fMichigan
Pere Marquette175173Ne gah me be quaKushcum10fMichigan
Pere Marquette175173MarthaKushcum4fMichigan
Pere Marquette176174Cash wa e qua60fMichigan
Pere Marquette176174Mah ne15fMichigan
Pere Marquette177175Wah be sis41mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette177175Wah no Qua36fMichigan
Pere Marquette177175Jackson6mMichigan
Pere Marquette177175Ah zhi nick5fMichigan
Pere Marquette177175Cah ba no qua4fMichigan
Pere Marquette177175Oh pe na qua nick2mMichigan
Pere Marquette178176Pa be ning40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette178176Shah be nah no qua44fMichigan
Pere Marquette178176Tash pah5fMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Ah se me gezhick54mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette179177Mick ke si qua37fMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Mah sah wa16fMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Cah ba no qua15fMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Wah sis eno qua11fMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Cota be na se11mMichigan
Pere Marquette179177Chibe e wa qua6fMichigan
Pere Marquette180178Ke chi65mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette180178Pe ne sance62fMichigan
Pere Marquette180178Ah bose qua6fMichigan
Pere Marquette181179JohnWah waosete40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette181179Me maceWah waosete40fMichigan
Pere Marquette181179Sco be na seWah waosete5mMichigan
Pere Marquette182180Sco te se min40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette182180Julia40fMichigan
Pere Marquette182180Margaret6fMichigan
Pere Marquette183181Sha wah nah se ga30mMichigan
Pere Marquette183181Mah ne24fMichigan
Pere Marquette184182Wah be ni be qua60fMichigan
Pere Marquette185183Me shen26mMichigan
Pere Marquette185183Ah zhe nick20fMichigan
Pere Marquette186184Po ka be60fMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette186184Mach e ta wah20mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette187185Cah ba ge zhick29mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette187185An e me ga21fMichigan
Pere Marquette188186Se be qua60fMichigan
Pere Marquette188186Ke cha se14fMichigan
Pere Marquette189187Ke che ne20mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette189187Kah ba yah16fMichigan
Pere Marquette190188Te no na40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette190188Mary Ann40fMichigan
Pere Marquette191189Was zoo20fMichigan
Pere Marquette192190JohnGah ne que60mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette192190A char go no maGah ne que60fMichigan
Pere Marquette193191Cah ba o ma80mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette193191Cah ba no qua60fMichigan
Pere Marquette193191Ca ti ge go9mMichigan
Pere Marquette194192En e me ke wa50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette194192Sha ne be qua50fMichigan
Pere Marquette194192On dah no quat10mMichigan
Pere Marquette194192Eliza1fMichigan
Pere Marquette195193She shebauainse80mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette195193Was no go qua80fMichigan
Pere Marquette195193Tah e se10mMichigan
Pere Marquette196194Pe en30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette196194Ke sa qua29fMichigan
Pere Marquette196194Qush qua?6fMichigan
Pere Marquette196194Mary1 monthfMichigan
Pere Marquette197195Ka ka me45mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette197195Me osh ke mo qua35fMichigan
Pere Marquette197195Sa ah12fMichigan
Pere Marquette197195John6mMichigan
Pere Marquette197195Qua nice3fMichigan
Pere Marquette198196Pe na se60mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette198196Wa se ga qua50fMichigan
Pere Marquette198196Me se na no quot21mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette199197Bug e ge mon50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette199197She shuah40fMichigan
Pere Marquette199197Mah no bah10mMichigan
Pere Marquette200198Wah no quot40mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette200198Wa sah ne be qua36fMichigan
Pere Marquette200198Me ga ne ge zhick6mMichigan
Pere Marquette201199Ne oto nega60mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette201199Wah sa gah zoo50fMichigan
Pere Marquette201199Joseph22mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette201199Wah zhe cum20mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette201199Harriet14fMichigan
Pere Marquette201199Peter5mMichigan
Pere Marquette201199Martha1fMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Oge mah pe nase60mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette202200Me gaunse35fMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Wah bah tah se ga14mMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Ah zhe nick12fMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Saw gateh10fMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Indi visua6fMichigan
Pere Marquette202200Ta bah zhim5fMichigan
Pere Marquette203201Zim go otwa30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette203201Zhe qua wa20fMichigan
Pere Marquette203201Cow sot5mMichigan
Pere Marquette203201Sophia21fMichigan
Pere Marquette204202Ke ta nim60mMichigan
Pere Marquette204202On quot e qua50fMichigan
Pere Marquette204202Chase qua11fMichigan
Pere Marquette204202Mon go qua9fMichigan
Pere Marquette204202We om6mMichigan
Pere Marquette204202Mary2fMichigan
Pere Marquette205203Wing gah sims30mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette205203Cahge gage Zhe go qua22fMichigan
Pere Marquette205203Mo tees5mMichigan
Pere Marquette205203Battise2mMichigan
Pere Marquette206204So an dah80mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette206204Cah ga ga50fMichigan
Pere Marquette206204Sha tas cum6mMichigan
Pere Marquette206204Eliza4fMichigan
Pere Marquette207205Ta be80fMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette208206Ka wa no neca70fMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette208206No gee zhick12mMichigan
Pere Marquette208206Morrisgon?14fMichigan
Pere Marquette208206Mon me do se22mMichigan
Pere Marquette208206Wabh ke men16fMichigan
Pere Marquette209207Pot o quaum22mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette209207Ke zhe gos sum16fMichigan
Pere Marquette209207Mary1fMichigan
Pere Marquette210208Che ha go50mMichiganFarmer
Pere Marquette210208Wa gish e qua50fMichigan
Pere Marquette210208Ching qua wa14mMichigan
Pere Marquette210208Mah bese10mMichigan
Pere Marquette211209Martha16fMichiganNet Maker
Summit239236PeterQua35mMichiganFarmer
Summit239236Keta quaQua20fMichigan
Summit239236SusanQua7fMichigan
Summit239236MaryQua1fMichigan
Summit240237Ton e wa60mMichiganFarmer
Summit240237Sa ega un qua40fMichigan
Summit240237Mary13fMichigan
Summit240237Martha20fMichigan
Summit240237Pe ga nah20mMichiganFarmer
Summit240237Ke gege qua18fMichigan

 

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1.Eighth Census, United States—1860. Instructions to U.S. Marshals, p. 14.