Foutch, Abram

Born: 1797-04-01 Fayette County, Kentucky

Died: 1876-09-09 Nebraska

Flourished: 1825-1849 Springfield, Illinois

In 1820, Foutch married Elizabeth Vansickle in Indiana, and in 1825 they settled in Springfield, Illinois where for many years Foutch served as a justice of the peace. In 1849, Foutch left Springfield and moved to Polk County, Iowa, where he worked as a farmer.

John Carroll Power and S. A. Power, History of the Early Settlers of Sangamon County, Illinois (Springfield, IL: Edwin A. Wilson, 1876), 310; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Polk County, IA, 10; Gravestone, Maple Grove Cemetery, Verdon, NE.