|MACPHERSON, Charles H.
Charles married Hannah (Helen) HICKS about 1828 in Prob. Pennsylvania. (Hannah (Helen) HICKS was born on 27 Mar 1809 in Pennsylvania, died on 14 Feb 1892 in Polo, Ogle County, Illinois and was buried in Feb 1892 in Brick Church [Elkhorn] Cemetery, Hazelhurst, Ogle County, Illinois 3.)
1 1860 US Census (Buffalo, Ogle County, Illinois). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists C.H. MacPherson (age 52, b. NJ), wife Helen (age 44, b. PA), and children John (age 15, b. PA), Robert (age 13, b. PA), Barclay (age 10, b. PA) and Charles (age 8, b. PA), living in Buffalo, Illinois. C.H. is listed as a "millwright." Living next door is their son, Mason C. and his family.
2 1850 US Census (Orange, Columbia County, Pennsylvania). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Charles N. MacPherson (age 46, b. NJ), wife Hannah (age 34, b. PA) and children Mason (age 17, b. PA), Mary E. (age 11, b. PA), John (age 6, b. PA), Robert (age 4, b. PA), Barclay (age 2, b. PA) and Charles (age 1 mon, b. PA), living in Orange, Pennsylvania. Charles is listed as a "millwright." The large age gap between Mason and Mary hints that Hannah may actually be Charles' second wife.
Brick Church Cemetery (Illinois Digital Archives: Cemetery Records Ogle County, Elkhorn Brick Church Cemetery Transcript), p. 6. Surety: 4. Hannah HICKS McPherson
d. Feb. 14, 1892
82y., 10m., 18d