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 Andrew Juvenall

Andrew Juvenall

Birth
Ohio, USA
Death 15 Jan 1878 (aged 74)
USA
Burial Collison, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100493467 · View Source
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Andrew Juvenall was born in Ohio, May 3, 1803 To John Juvenall. He married Mary James in Ross county, Ohio, September 22, 1825. In 1827 they migrated with his father in a Conestoga wagon to Vermilion county, Illinois. A teamster, he went the first wagonload of goods to Chicago. Three years he went Wisconson to break sod for pioneers there. He purchased 300 acres of land in Vermilion county at $1.25 an acre, and watched it grow in value to $2400 in 1850 and $4000 in 1870. His personal estimate doubled in value in value to $1000 by 1870. In 1873, however, he suffered great losses when the cattle market collapsed, and he was forced to sell all but 130 acres. Still, he was condsidered a wealthy man at the time of his death Jan.15 1878. His wife had died Nov.4, 1874.


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  • Created by: James Tomlinson
  • Added: 10 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100493467
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Juvenall (3 May 1803–15 Jan 1878), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100493467, citing Old Collison Cemetery, Collison, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by James Tomlinson (contributor 46926553) .