Birth

Date 18 February 1801
Place Canada
Description Some family tradition records birth in Hemmingford, Huntington County, Lower Canada (along Norton Creek) and that his father was Ebenezer. (No other records support these details.)

Source References

  1. Ancestry.com: Web: Illinois, Find A Grave Index, 1809-2012
  2. Ancestry.com: 1850 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1850; Census Place: Laona, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll: M432_134; Page: 326A; Image: 60
  3. Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints: 1880 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1880; Census Place: Laona, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll: 261; Family History Film: 1254261; Page: 76A; Enumeration District: 222; Image: 0464
  4. Ancestry.com: 1870 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1870; Census Place: Laona, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll: M593_294; Page: 311A; Image: 189; Family History Library Film: 545793
  5. Ancestry.com: 1860 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1860; Census Place: Laona, Winnebago, Illinois; Roll: M653_240; Page: 446; Image: 446; Family History Library Film: 803240
  6. Ancestry.com: U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current