|Birth: ||May 30, 1842|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 1912|
William was born to John & Harriet Bon, on 5-30-1842, at Raymond, Wisconsin (Racine County). At the beginning of the Civil War, he enlisted in Co."B" 8th Wisconsin Infantry, & served until the close of the war.He married Mary Jane Bowles, at Mitchell, Wisc. 7-03-1864.They moved to Jewell County in 1876. On April 13,1880, Mary Jane & William signed a contract with Nannie M. Jobe, to take her infant daughter & raise her as their own.They named her Myrtle L. Bon. William & Janie's house stood across the road south of the Mayview Grocery & Dry Goods store.
Mary Jane Bowles Bon (1844 - 1922)*
Created by: Joan Waugh
Record added: Apr 30, 2008
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