Name: William HAMMOND
Given Name: William
Birth: 1810 in PA
Death: 3 May 1868 in Edgington Township, Rock Island Co., IL
Burial: Reynolds Cemetery, Rock Island Co., IL
A license was issued for the marriage of William Hamman to Elizabeth Province on 27 Nov 183 1 in Ripley Co., IN; the marriage is not confirmed. Possibly the same woman, Betsy Province , had married William Ellis on 6 Mar 1826 in Ripley Co., and she may be his widow.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
In 1850 William lived in the 37th District of Rock Island Co., IL (page 249). He was listed a s age 39 from PA, a farmer with land valued at $700. His wife was Phebe, age 29 from IL, an d children born in IL: Mahala, 18; Laura, 15; Matilda, 13; Sarah, 10; Dorothy, 6; Jonathan, 4 .
On 5 Aug 1850 William purchased from William Bender 160 acres in Rock Island Co., 80 acres a t S½SW, section 21, 16N, 3W, and 80 acres at N½NW, section 28, 16N, 3W, of meridian 4, the de ed issued 15 Jan 1851. This is presently located at 162 Avenue W and 132 Street W.
In 1860 William, 51 from PA, farmed in Edgington Township, Rock Island Co., IL (pge 341); th e value of his land was $2,200 and personal property $760. They lived next door to his daught er and son-in-law, George W. Rogers. At home were Phebe J., 38 from IN, Dorothy, 16 from IL , Jonathan, 14 from IL, and Phebe, 8 from IL.
The will of William Hammond was written 24 Apr 1867 and recorded in Rock Island County, Boo k C, Page 18. He left all his real estate in Edgington Township to his wife Phoebe Jane. Als o named were daughter Doritha Hammond, son Jonathan Hammond, daughter Phoebe Hammond, daughte r Mahala Rogers, wife of George W. Rogers., grandson William Henry Stevens, granddaughter Sar ah Melvina Dusenberry, daughter Matilda Black, wife of Edward Black, and daughter Sarah Danie ls, wife of James M. Daniels. His wife Phebe J. was executrix. Witnessed by A. G. Baxter an d Storer Johnston.
Probate court: Estate of William Hammond with Phebe Hammond, executor. (Rock Island & Molin e Daily Union, 22 Jan 1869)
Father: Jonathan HAMMOND b: 1772/1774 in MD
Mother: Martha PEPPER b: 1780 in MD
Calista COMSTOCK b: ABT 1814 in SC
3 May 1832
in Madison, Jefferson Co., IN
- Note: Also reported as March, 1832 in Jefferson Co., IN.
- Mahala HAMMOND b: 10 Nov 1832 in Madison, Jefferson Co., IN
- Laura HAMMOND b: 1834/1835 in IN
- Lucinda Matilda HAMMOND b: 27 Oct 1835 in Ripley Co., IN
- Sarah HAMMOND b: 1839/1840 in IN
Phebe Jane SUTTON b: 17 Dec 1822 in Switzerland Co., IN
13 Sep 1842
in Ripley Co., IN
- Dorothy HAMMOND b: 19 Jan 1844 in IL
- Jonathan HAMMOND b: 1845/1846 in IL
- Phebe HAMMOND b: Jul 1852 in IL