Squire Hall (of Coles Co., IL)

Born: 1805-XX-XX Kentucky

Died: 1851-10-05

Flourished: 1830-05-26 Decatur, Illinois

In Indiana, Squire Hall married Matilda Johnston, daughter of Sarah Bush Johnston Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's stepmother. Hall moved with the Lincolns and Hankses from Pigeon Creek, Indiana, to Decatur, Illinois in 1830. Hall later moved with the Lincolns and Hankses to Coles County, Illinois. In 1850, he lived with his Matilda and seven children in Cumberland County, Illinois. He was a farmer.

U.S. Census Office, Fifth Census of the United States (1830), Macon County, Illinois, 124; U.S. Census Office, Sixth Census of the United States (1840), Coles County, Illinois, 201; U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Cumberland County, Illinois, 510; Gravestone, Shiloh Cemetery, Coles County, IL.