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MAJORVILLE   CEMETERY
HANCOCK  COUNTY,  ILLINOIS

 

 DANIEL WHITE  
ca. 1835-1863

 

DANIEL
Son of
J. & L. WHITE
DIED
At Annapolis Md.
Feb. 12, 1863
AGED 27 YRS.
A Member of Co. B. 34th
Reg. Ill. Vol.

This is a commemorative tombstone.  Daniel is buried at Annapolis National Cemetery, Annapolis, Maryland.

Tintype image of Daniel shared by
J. Frank Shouse

From the Gregg History of Hancock County, Illinois, 1880: Daniel entered the 34th Ill. Inf., under Capt. Parrot, Sept., 1861, enlisting for three years, during which time he was taken prisoner, took the small-pox, and he was taken to a pesthouse in Maryland and died.

See: Jary White & Laura Eaton (parents)

1840 Illinois Census, Hancock County, page 208, line #14

Household of Jerry White
Males under 5 - 1
Males 30 thru 39 - 1
Females under 5 - 1
Females 20 thru 29 - 1
Total - 4
Persons employed in agriculture - 1

 

1850 Illinois Census, Hancock County, page 438A
enumerated November 19, 1850, dwelling #2418

Jerry White, 40, male, farmer, value of real estate owned 200, born VT
Laura, 37, female, born PA
Daniel, 15, male, born IL, attended school within the year
Clarinda, 12, female, born IL, attended school within the year
Lucinda, 9, female, born IL, attended school within the year [clearly shows her age as 9]
Charles, 6, male, born IL, attended school within the year
Augustus, 1, male, twins, born IL
Augusta, 1, female, born IL

 

1860 Illinois Census, Hancock County, Fountain Green Township, page 770
enumerated July 28, 1860, dwelling #3595

Jary White, 51, male, farmer, value of real estate 2600, value of personal estate 700, born VA
Daniel, 23, male, farmer, born IL
Clarinda, 21, female, born IL
George, 16, male, farmer, born IL, attended school within the year
Charles, 16, male, farmer, born IL, attended school within the year
Lucinda, 14, female, born IL, attended school within the year
Agusta, 11, female, born IL, attended school within the year
Augustus, 11, male, born IL, attended school within the year

 

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