Brown, William (of Menard Co., IL)
Flourished: 1830-1832 Menard County, Illinois
In 1830, Brown lived in Sangamon County, Illinois. By 1832, he had established a blacksmith shop in Athens, in what would later become Menard County.
U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Sangamon County, IL, 208; The History of Menard and Mason Counties, Illinois (Chicago: O. L. Baskin, 1879), 342; Election Returns for the New Salem Precinct in Sangamon County, Illinois.