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35. William James WISHARD85 was born on 11 October 1823 in BlueLicks Springs, Nicholas County, Kentucky.13 He died on 1 September 1866 at the age of 42 in Douglas County, Illinois.13

1850 Vermillion Co IN Census. William, farmer wife Mary and daughters Elizabeth B. and Margaret. Household listed as 505 but seems to be living with Ebenezer Sprigg and his wife Sarah and children - could this be a brother-in-law of Mary (Kaufman) Wishard?

William James WISHARD and Mary KAUFMAN were married on 28 March 1848 in Vermillion County, Indiana.64 Mary KAUFMAN, daughter of Isaac KAUFMAN and Elizabeth [KAUFMAN], was born on 25 March 1828 in Vermillion County, Indiana.13 She died on 2 December 1915 at the age of 87 in Appleton City, St Clair County, Missouri.13

I have seen Mary's year of death as both 1914 and 1915.

William James WISHARD and Mary KAUFMAN had the following children:

148

i.

Elizabeth WISHARD was born on 24 January 1849 in Vermillion County, Indiana.86 She died on 25 February 1922 at the age of 73 in Fairland, Douglas County, Illinois.86

149

ii.

Margaret WISHARD was born in 1850 in Vermillion County, Indiana.85

Listed as 5/12 [5 months old] in 1850 Census.