Antle, Henry

Born: 1813-09-11 Kentucky

Died: 1894-10-14 Sangamon County, Illinois


Antle moved to Illinois when he was sixteen years of age. In January 1838, he married Nancy Duncan, with whom he had eight children. In 1846, he moved to Jefferson County, Iowa, purchasing a farm. In 1860, he was farmer near Jackson, Keokuk County, Iowa, and owned real estate valued at $900 and a personal estate of $300. He eventually sold his property in Iowa and moved back to Sangamon County, Illinois, settling near Salisbury. Henry remained in Salisbury for the rest of his life.

Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Sangamon County, 18 January 1838, Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL; U.S. Census Office, Eighth Census of the United States (1860), Jackson, Keokuk County, IA, 130; The Illinois State Journal (Springfield), 15 October 1894, 5:5.