1850 Edgar Co, IL. He was still living with his parents and was a
plasterer in the census.
4/8/1857 Pilot Grove Twp, Edgar Co, IL. He was elected Twp
Supervisor as part of the first Edgar Co, IL, Board of Supervisors.
1860 Paris, Buck Twp, Edgar Co, IL. He had property = $1700/1280 and
a Malissa Hanks living w/them as a domestic.