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Alanson Corson
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1808
Maine, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1892
Monroe
Green County
Wisconsin, USA

He lived in Ohio and moved to Monroe in 1842, where he started the first harness shop in the building he built on the east side of the square. In 1863 he drove 22 horses in an emigrant train overland to California. In 1871 he built a hotel in Sioux Falls, SD which his daughter named the Cataract House. - From Louise Jevne book.

He is listed as Regimental Staff in Green County, as Adjutant in the Nov. 6, 1847 issue of The Democrat, Madison, Wisconsin Territory.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Harriett Drane Corson (1824 - 1909)
 
Burial:
Greenwood Cemetery
Monroe
Green County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Maintained by: Larry David Drane
Originally Created by: Susanna Parrish Allen
Record added: Nov 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100065860
Alanson Corson
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Added by: Larry Jones
 
 
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- Susanna Parrish Allen
 Added: Jan. 7, 2013
 
 
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