2nd wife of John L. Louthan (1790-1865) m in 1846 Coles Co., Illinois. Issue: James A. Louthan
Source: Thomas Fetters' Family History of the Louthan family
John Louthan's wife, Margaret, died in 1844. Two years later, in 1846, John married Sarah Haines on October 22 in Coles County, Illinois. This section of Coles County was later to become Douglas County. The couple lived in Lower Okaw Precinct, Coles County with the younger children of the earlier marriage. Ten years later, the couple stayed on the farm, but the children moved away.
(Okaw, Indian name, became Arcola)
John and Sarah were members of the Methodist Episcopal Church and John had been a Justice of the Peace for a number of years. He died in 1865 and Sarah passed away the following year.
*The marriage license of October 22, 1846 lists Sarah Harris in error.
John L Louthan (1790 - 1865)
Created by: Brenda Black Watson
Record added: Oct 25, 2008
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