580. John J. Hall (Jesse W. Weik Interview).
[1883 — 89]
Jno J Hall born Apr 12 1829 Spencer Co Ind. lives on Thos L. old place is son of Matilda Johnson Abe Ls step sister — bought farm, 20 acres in 1859 — Ths L died in house now owned by H. showed Thos L. family Bible dated 1799. bound by Ths L. in sheepskin. latter first belonged to Baptist — at time of death Campbellite
L. came to Farmington where his step mother was after election and the mare story
Illinois State Historical Library: Weik Papers, box 2, Memorandum Book 1