|Birth: ||May 13, 1819|
|Death: ||Feb. 9, 1890|
Born in Ohio. Aged 71y.
WILLIAM H., born April 17, 1820, in Warren county, Ky., married in Sangamon county, Nov. 28, 1843, to Mary Riddle, who was born May 13, 1819. [note: stone says May 12] They had seven living children. LILLIE E. died, aged seven years. MARGARET E., MARY L., GEORGE F., SARAH A., WILLIAM D. and MARTHA J. reside with their parents, adjoining Springfield on the west. William H. Fowkes enlisted in 1861, in Co. F, 4th Iowa Inf., served nine months, and was honorably discharged on account of physical disability.
1876 HISTORY OF THE EARLY SETTLERS OF SANGAMON COUNTY, ILLINOIS, John Carroll Power, published by Edwin A. Wilson & Co., Springfield, Illinois
Info contributed by:
William Henry Fowkes (1820 - 1900)*
George F Fowkes (____ - 1929)*
Lillie Fowkes (1862 - 1869)*
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Plot: BLock 18, 141
Maintained by: BjJ
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Feb 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24492525