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John Levi Caudry
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Birth: 1819
Maryland, USA
Death: 1860
Gillespie
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA

They lived in Lexington, KY until about 1851 or 2. When they moved to Louisville, Ky until 1859 when they came to IL, to a farm. Shortly after coming to IL John died. John owned a Plantation in Ky and a large number of slaves. When he came to IL he left the slaves with a friend with the understanding that if he didn't come back he would free them. The trip from KY was made by steamboat from Louisville to St Louis then part of the family probably the women were sent over the "big Four" a nick name for a railroad. While the rest came by Spring wagon.
Taken from an article written by James Bush Caudry about his father. shared with me, Donna Westwood by Yoland Caudry Cunningham 
 
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 Parents:
  John Caudry (1773 - 1819)
  Mary Outton Caudry (1784 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Prather Caudry (1825 - 1882)
 
 Children:
  James Bush Caudry (1848 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gillespie City Cemetery
Gillespie
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Donna Montoro Westwood
Record added: Oct 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77841566
John Levi Caudry
Added by: Donna Montoro Westwood
 
John Levi Caudry
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 Added: Oct. 8, 2011
 
 
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