Allen Ware

”According to Hon. James Herrington, the Curtis place was occupied in the Spring of 1835 by Allen Ware, a bachelor from Virginia, who is portrayed by him as in rather better circumstances than his neighbors, living in a comfortable cabin, with a barn —good for those days—near by, and an orchard of young apple trees near his door. …Ware also left before the country had emerged from its original wild state.”

Reference Data:

The Past and Present of Kane County, Illinois, by Peirce, Merrill and Perrin, 1878, page 313


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