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Robert B. BUTCHER

Male 1810 - 1871  (61 years)


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  • Name Robert B. BUTCHER 
    Born 3 Jun 1810  Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 Dec 1871  Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Illinois Marriages:
      Robert Butcher
      Adelia M. Lowell
      Rock Island County
      Jul 6, 1841

      1850 Census: IL: Jo Daviess: Galena: p. 39:
      Robert Butcher, 40, twine & hardware merchant, England;
      Delia M., 32, born in ME;
      Charles S., 5, born in ILL.

      1860 Census: IL: Jo Daviess, Galena, 5th Ward, p. 487:
      Robert Butcher, 50-, store merchant, $12,000, $8000, born in England;
      Charles L., 14, born in IL;
      India, 11, born in IL;
      Lina, 7, born in IL;
      Mary, 5, born in IL;
      Nettie, 3, born in IL;
      plus house keeper and 1 boarder.

      1870 Census: IL: Jo Daviess, Galena, p. 128a:
      Butcher, Robert, 60, stove & tin store, $10,000, $3000, born in England;
      Julie, 19, born in IL;
      Linna, 17, born in IL;
      Mary, 15, born in IL;
      Nettie, 12, born in IL;
      plus 1 housekeeper.

      “The Galena Directory for 1847-8:
      Butcher, Robert, of Jacobs & B, h Meeker b Dodge & High
      Jacobs & Butcher, stoves & tinware, 198 Main St.”

      “1854 Galena City Directory:
      Butcher, Robert, stove dealer, Main, h Meeker near High”

      BUTCHER, Robert, dated May 10, 1871, filed December 14, 1871, recorded June 24, 1872.  Case in the Circuit Court, May Term 1872, of Charles L. BUTCHER, Executor of the Last Will and Testament of Robert BUTCHER, deceased, vs. Frank E. MUNGER and Julia MUNGER.  Judge William BROWN found that the will produced on the trial is the will of Robert BUTCHER and order that the will be held and be probated in this court and that the same be returned to the County Court.

      To my son Charles L. BUTCHER the lot on Main Street in the City of Galena:  Part of lot 50 fronting 28’6” on Main street and running westerly 75 feet, bounded south by lot formerly owned by Mathias C. COMSTOCK and north by lot owned by N. T. HEAD with a three story brick store thereon.

      To my three daughters Linnie C. BUTCHER, Mary A. BUTCHER and Nettie W. BUTCHER $102.21 a year until the youngest of my daughters shall arrive at the age of 18 years..

      The residue of my property to my four (sic) daughterrs.

      Executor:  my son Charles L. BUTCHER

      Witnesses:  John ADAMS, H. H. HOUGHTON  (Page 401)

      Cemetery record: Greenwood Cemetery, Galena:
      Butcher, Robert, b. at Bolton, Lancashire, England, d. Dec 11, 1871 72 y.
    Person ID I3378  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2015 

    Family Adelia Maria LOWELL,   b. 1820, Rockland, Knox, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1857, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 6 Jul 1841  Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Adelia BUTCHER,   b. 1844, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1845, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +2. Charles Lowell BUTCHER,   b. Dec 1845, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1914, St. Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years)
    +3. Julia Maria BUTCHER,   b. May 1850, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years)
     4. Lina “Linnie” C. BUTCHER,   b. Abt 1853, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age ~ 46 years)
    +5. Mary Adelia BUTCHER,   b. 16 Nov 1855, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1920, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +6. Nettie Woodbine BUTCHER,   b. 14 Aug 1856, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1924, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F334  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1810 - Bolton, Lancashire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Jul 1841 - Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Dec 1871 - Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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