Hanks, John,



                                      Farmer, Sec. 27; P.O. Dillon; owns a farm of eighty acres, valued at $50 per acre, born Sept. 8, 1827, in Miami Co., Ohio; came from there to Iowa in 1851; settled in Henry Co.; came from there to this county in 1863, and on to his present farm in 1869. He is serving the people of his township as Justice of the Peace. Married Eliza De Witt Dec. 28, 1856, in Henry Co., Iowa; she was born March 16, 1829, in Prince Edwards Co., Canada West; have no children. Republican.

                                      p.595, Le Grand Township




                             --Taken from “The History of Marshall County Iowa, Containing A History of the County, its Cities, Towns, &r.,” and published by Western Historical Company of Chicago in 1878.


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