Born: 1778-08-25 Craven County, North Carolina
Died: 1869-04-27 Ashland, Illinois
Flourished: 1830-1850 Sangamon County, Illinois
Elmore married Hannah Tucker in 1802, with whom he had at least three children, and served in the Tennessee Militia during the War of 1812. By 1830, he was living in Sangamon County, Illinois, but had moved to Cass County, Illinois, by 1850. In 1860, Elmore was working as a farmer and owned $4,800 in real estate.
Gravestone, Crow Cemetery, Cass County, IL; Central Illinoian (Beardstown, IL), 6 May 1869, 3:2; Hannah Elmore Pension Application, RG15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, War of 1812 Pension Applications, Microfilm M313, National Archives Building, Washington, DC; U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Sangamon County, IL, 151; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Cass County, IL, 34; U.S. Census Office, Eighth Census of the United States (1860), Cass County, IL, 95.